Microsoft Edge Platform Status

View the status of web platform features in Microsoft Edge (Chromium) and Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML).

Note: This is not an exhaustive list of features. We will add more features to this list over time.

Features (9 Results)

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Ambient Light Event API which is a handy way to make a web page or web app aware of any change in light intensity.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In Development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Not Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In Development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not Supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not Supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not Supported in Safari

Enables web pages to work without the user being connected to the internet

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    Deprecated in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    Deprecated in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Shipped in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Shipped in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari

Microdata is used to nest semantics within existing content on web pages.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    Not Supported in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Not currently planned in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    Not Supported in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Shipped in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not Supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not Supported in Safari

ServiceWorkers (formerly Navigation Controllers) are a new system that provides event-driven scripts that run independent of web pages. They are similar to SharedWorkers except that their lifetime is different and they have access to domain-wide events such as network fetches.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    Shipped in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Shipped in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not Supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not Supported in Safari

The global showModalDialog() method displays a modal dialog box containing a specified HTML document. This feature has an incredibly high cost in terms of code complexity since it requires us to run an event loop on top of an arbitrary JavaScript stack. It also complicates the web platform by making task dispatch reentrant and hard to reason about.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    Deprecated in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Deprecated in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    Deprecated in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not Supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Deprecated in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not Supported in Safari

A unified model for supporting animation and synchronization on the Web platform.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Not Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    Shipped in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Shipped in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not Supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari