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 (14 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

Adds the ability to get information about multiple audio tracks, and switch between them using the AudioTrack.enabled attributes.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Shipped in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari

Applies a CSS filter effect to the content behind an element. This is not the element's background but the content that would be drawn behind it.

Prefixed version: Microsoft Edge build 17063+

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari

CSS properties for aligning boxes within their container. Allows for true vertical centering among other features.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Under Consideration in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    In development in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not supported in Safari

Adds APIs to the canvas 2D context that make it possible to draw a focus ring around a canvas path and notify the operating system of the bounding box of the focused object for accessibility.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari

The @viewport rule, in combination with media queries, enabled web developers to optimize the layout of sites and apps for different devices with minimal effort. It generalizes the viewport meta tag to CSS, while being much simpler to understand and without the quirks that exists with the meta tag.

Preview in: by enabling in about:flags

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    prefixed in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Shipped in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not supported in Safari

The seamless attribute is used to embed an <iframe> in the calling page without scrollbars or borders (e.g. seamlessly) and with the parent document's styles applying to the embedded seamless iframe.

  • 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

    In development in Safari

Provides Web applications with scripted access to an IME (input-method editor).

Prefixed version: IE 11, Microsoft Edge build 10240+

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    prefixed in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Shipped in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not supported in Safari

The inert attribute would allow web authors to mark parts of the DOM tree as inert: When a node is inert, then the user agent must act as if the node was absent for the purposes of targeting user interaction events, may ignore the node for the purposes of text search user interfaces (commonly known as "find in page"), and may prevent the user from selecting text in that node.

  • 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

An application of XML for describing mathematical notations and capturing both its structure and content.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Not Currently Planned 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

As the web enables more powerful apps, features which enable those apps should only be enabled in contexts which meet a specific security level. This also exposes the APIs that identify if you’re in a secure context.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    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 Single Instruction, Multiple Data instructions to be used from Javascript programs.

Preview in: Microsoft Edge build 10240+ by enabling in about:flags

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Not supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    In development in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    Not supported in Safari

Implement the new SVG2 features.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Partial Support in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    In development in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari

Adds the ability to get information about multiple video tracks, and switch between them using the VideoTrack.selected attributes.

  • Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

    In development in Microsoft Edge (Chromium)

  • Microsoft Edge

    Supported in Microsoft Edge (EdgeHTML)

  • Chrome

    In development in Chrome

  • Firefox

    Not supported in Firefox

  • Internet Explorer

    Not supported in Internet Explorer 11

  • Safari

    In development in Safari