Option to disable only the search box on new tabs but keep address bar search enabled.

By design Issue #980971


Oct 23, 2014
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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

Run IE. Ctrl-T to get the New Tab page. Note Bing search box that is now on the page.

Expected Results:

I expect to be able to use Bing as my search engine, to be able to search from the address bar, but to not have a search box (which I’ll never use) on the New Tab page.

Actual Results:

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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Sermet I.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Warren S.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Warren S.” to “David S.”

      Changed Assigned To from “David S.” to “Sean L.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Sean L.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status to “By design”

    • Remove the new bing search bar in edge that just appeared.

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