New Edge Feature

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  1.    20 Jan 2016 #1

    New Edge Feature


    Not sure when this was added (might have been the most recent Edge update), but they now have a "Do not allow this site to open more dialogs" checkbox so those input hijacking websites that claim to be a virus, or from Microsoft can no longer be permanently locked out.

    It works pretty well, though it can take a few seconds for the malicious site to cycle through all its scripts trying to open more dialogs. Eventually you can close the tab.
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  2.    20 Jan 2016 #2

    Thanks for the information
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  3. jyusa's Avatar
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       20 Jan 2016 #3

    Mystere said: View Post
    Not sure when this was added (might have been the most recent Edge update), but they now have a "Do not allow this site to open more dialogs" checkbox so those input hijacking websites that claim to be a virus, or from Microsoft can no longer be permanently locked out.

    It works pretty well, though it can take a few seconds for the malicious site to cycle through all its scripts trying to open more dialogs. Eventually you can close the tab.
    I couldn't find this feature in Edge settings. Please advise!
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  4.    20 Jan 2016 #4

    I'm using ver 25.1 & don't see it, help !
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  5.    20 Jan 2016 #5

    The current version of Edge is 27.11099.1000.0, from the latest insider release.
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       20 Jan 2016 #6

    Mystere said: View Post
    The current version of Edge is 27.11099.1000.0, from the latest insider release.
    But where I can turn it ON?
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  7.    20 Jan 2016 #7

    jyusa said: View Post
    But where I can turn it ON?
    it's on by default, I don't know if there is any way to enable or disable it.. it's just there, if you're using the latest redstone build.
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  8. jyusa's Avatar
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       20 Jan 2016 #8

    Mystere said: View Post
    it's on by default, I don't know if there is any way to enable or disable it.. it's just there, if you're using the latest redstone build.
    Thanks, I see!
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  9. Cliff S's Avatar
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       21 Jan 2016 #9

    That's good to know @Mystere, now maybe I won't have to use Task Manager and kill Edge's process when that happens.
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  10.    21 Jan 2016 #10

    Do you mean this?

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    I'm pretty sure it has always been there (as long as I can remember anyway). Certainly I just took this on 10586 after trying to close a pop-up from some dodgy site or other.

    Guess I look at too many of those huh
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