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  1. Bring Keyboard from Windows Phone

    Please make a keyboard like the one in Windows Mobile with navigation dot and wordflow feature.

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      13 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Option to REORDER/Disable Web Search Results from Search bar

      Use the search bar to search for Contacts or Apps.
      The search bar unnecessary displays results from Web on the top and hides the Contacts and apps behind the virtual keyboard.
      We can reorder search results EXCEPT for Web search results.

      There should be an option to disable or reorder the web search results so that one can search his phone efficiently.

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        0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • search engine for settings

        In the launcher settings there should be an option to search for specific settings.

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          0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • A Web Link scanner (like) a QR scanner would be a good idea. Can be integrated with Microsoft edge for mobile as well.

          Mobile camera can be used to scan a long/short web link and Microsoft edge takes us directly to the web page.

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          • Search should open the Bing app instead of browser page. This will make the search richer.

            When I search through the search bar, the search results are displayed in a browser window. Use the Bing app itself to search and present results.

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              0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • By pressing the home button, you should always end up at the start screen. It feels strange+unexpected if you land up at the search page.

              It is not really a new feature, rather an improvement of the existing navigation. For me it really is a no go, that a single press on the home button doesn't get you to the start or initial page. This is annoying and I would like to see it return to the usual. I like innovative ideas and a lot about the navigations with Microsoft launcher, but this one ruins it a bit.

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              • OCR support for the visual search camera

                I wish the current visual search can perform the OCR detection, currently the Google lens able to do that.

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                  0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Please remove the suggestion in search screen. Doesn't show any relevance and blocks the app search top results. Very annoying. Thanks.

                  The new search auto-suggestion tags in home screen is annoying. doesn't show anything of my relevance. Blocks the search results. Better to get rid of the suggestion.

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                    0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Revealing more information like news when searched.

                    Searching for things, let's say a celebrity, Taylor Swift as an example, reveals a small thumbnail and states that she's an American singer. That's fine and really impressive. But Microsoft can improve on this feature by revealing more info like more images of Taylor and recent news right there and tapping on one article would open in the default browser. How's the idea? I hope you like it.

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                    • add your own search option, other that Bing Google or yahoo

                      like in most browsers add your won search machine and make this Standard. make this more flexible.

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                        0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • 20 years only. internet used from 20 years but google playing monopoly game. it's hard time to make bing is leader than alternative

                        shame shame shame Why Microsoft failed to become a search engine giant ? (internet was just 20 years old , a lot happens in future may be , bing becomes leader )

                        Just focus on 5 miles accurate personalised results (category wise ). its enough for to become a duo (search engine gaint).

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                        • 在简体中文语言下加入谷歌作为搜索引擎

                          在其他语言下,均可选择谷歌作为搜索引擎,简体中文下却不可以。希望加入这个功能。

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                          • Search shortcuts

                            Make search more functional. Like an app 'Seasame Shortcut'. Capable to search media files and perform various app based functions.

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                              0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                              • enhance the search functioning...

                                when i search for something i want the results to consider the files on my phone...like for example if i search for a song in search bar it should tell me the song if it is present if not direct me to the webpage

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                                • search limitations

                                  using the launcher search does not find files, it on only searches apps or web searches. Please add file search capability.

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                                  • 搜索栏固定不随页面滑动而滑动

                                    既然每一页的搜索栏都是一样的就固定就好了

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                                    • Search option in the launcher settings

                                      A thin bar on the top or a little magnifying glass logo in the corner witch you can touch and search an option. It will be simply helpful.
                                      (it good have an animation when you touch this. eg.: you touch the corner and it comes out.)

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                                      • Add startpage.com to the list of search engines

                                        I would like to see a broader range of privacy focused search options in the Settings.

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