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July 25, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

The End of an Era – Next Steps for Adobe Flash

By Microsoft Edge Team

Today, Adobe announced that Flash will no longer be supported after Microsoft will phase out support for Flash in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer ahead of this Flash led the way on the web for rich content, gaming, animations, and… Read more

May 25, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Accessibility improvements in EdgeHTML 15

By Microsoft Edge Team

In last year’s Windows 10 Anniversary Update, we introduced a new architecture for web accessibility, enabling a more accessible web with Microsoft With this dramatically improved foundation, we’ve been hard at work improving the experience even more in EdgeHTML 15… Read more

Screen capture showing Fluent Design in Microsoft Edge. The use of materials like Acrylic allows elements of the background to influence the color and texture of the browser frame.
May 19, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Microsoft Edge at Build 2017

By Kyle Pflug

Last week, Microsoft welcomed thousands of developers from around the world to Build 2017, where we shared our vision for the future of dozens of products and Build featured a number of exciting sessions for developers building sites and apps… Read more

April 12, 2017 PC

Disabling VBScript execution in Internet Explorer 11

By Microsoft Edge Team

VBScript is deprecated in Internet Explorer 11, and is not executed for webpages displayed in IE11 However, for backwards compatibility, VBScript execution is currently still permitted for websites rendered in legacy document This was introduced as a temporary Document modes… Read more

Screen capture showing the Enterprise Mode Site List Portal dashboard
April 7, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

Legacy web apps in the enterprise

By Josh Rennert

Migrating legacy web apps to modern standards can be both costly and time IT departments are generally cost centers, and it makes sense for enterprises to want to maximize the ROI on their existing LOB Many of these sites may… Read more

Illustration of a dog wearing a sweater in an urban park
March 24, 2017 Mobile, PC, Tablet

CSS Custom Properties in Microsoft Edge

By Greg Whitworth

Beginning with EdgeHTML 15 in the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft Edge introduces support for CSS Custom Properties, a new primitive value type to fully cascade variables across CSS You can preview CSS Custom Properties in Windows Insider Preview builds… Read more