Microsoft Edge Dev Update 109.0.1495.1

Microsoft Edge Dev Update 109.0.1495.1
Microsoft Edge Dev Update 109.0.1495.1

Microsoft released Edge Dev build 109.0.1495.1 to insiders in the Dev channel. The update comes with some new policies, improvements, and fixes. Here are the highlights of this build below.

Changed in Microsoft Edge Dev Update 109.0.1495.1

Added features

  • Android:
    • Added an option to remove Edge Featured top site.
  • iOS:
    • Immersive New Tab Page is now available.
  • WebView2:
    • Added Crash Reporting API.
    • Added Experimental Profile deletion interface.
  • Enterprise: (Note: Updates to documentation and administrative templates may not have occurred yet)
    • Four new policies:
      • WebHidAllowAllDevicesForUrls – automatically grants access for any device to a list of origins specified by the policy.
      • WebHidAllowDevicesForUrls – grants access for devices with vendor and product IDs matching the patterns specified by the policy.
      • WebHidAllowDevicesWithHidUsagesForUrls – grants access for devices containing top-level collections with HID usages matching the patterns specified by the policy.
      • MicrosoftRootStoreEnabled – Enable use of Microsoft Root Store over platform roots.
    • Replaced ExemptDomainFileTypePairsFromFileTypeDownloadWarnings Policy with ExemptFileTypeDownloadWarnings.

Improved reliability

  • Fixed the browser crash when clicking the Show Sidebar option while an InPrivate window is opened.
  • Fixed a browser crash related to Tracking Prevention.
  • Fixed browser crash related to downloading updates.
  • Fixed browser crash when a PDF print is triggered from the PDF toolbar or context menu.
  • Fixed a crash related to Recommended Version update.
  • macOS:
    • Fixed freezing issue when a tab is dragged from one window into another.
  • WebView2:
    • Fixed a crash issue related to suspend memory.
    • Fixed a hang issue related to ConnectToBrowserWindow call.
    • Fixed CoreWebView2EnvironmentOptions.IsCustomCrashReportingEnabled throws System.NullReferenceException (#2895).
    • Fixed WPF Browser .Net apps throw Win32 exception.
    • Fixed UWP crashes on start.
  • Android:
    • Fixed browser crash when enabling Bold text in the Android setting.
    • Fixed crash related to Autofill Dropdown.
  • iOS:
    • Fixed browser crash when tapping on Visit Copied Link from the address bar.
    • Fixed the browser crash when trying to upload a file with configured App Protection policy.

Changed behavior

  • Fixed Find on Page issue not scrolling to the first highlighted match term.
  • Fixed Edge bar Search bar not scaling correctly when it’s on Search only layout.
  • We disabled Web App recovery due to crashes.
  • Fixed a Sidebar issue when removing a 3rd party site.
  • Fixed blank print preview when pressing CTRL + P in PDF viewer.
  • Fixed kiosk printing issue with multiple large PDF print jobs.
  • Fixed the Close Workspace Sharing Pane button not working.
  • Fixed Missing address issue when auto-filling credit card info.
  • Fixed the screen recording issue using the submit feedback dialog’s Record my problem feature.
  • iOS:
    • Fixed influenced ads from being displayed on other sites when a website is added to the Ad blocker exception list.
    • Fixed Require FaceID or Passcode option not working with passcode.
    • Fixed Translator pop-up prompt not displaying.
    • Fixed autofill not responding.
    • Fixed Tracking prevention UI becoming full screen and unable to be closed.
    • Fixed the browser showing a New Tab Page after a crash with the HideRestoreDialogEnable policy enabled and configured RestoreOnStartupURL.
  • Enterprise: (Note: Updates to documentation and administrative templates may not have occurred yet)
    • Policy sidebar_search.disable_search_in_sidebar will now just have ‘Search the web for’ and not ‘Search in sidebar for’ in the context menu when set.
    • Remove support for SetTimeoutWithout1MsClampEnabled policy

Download: Edge-Dev-Update