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  1. Swiping left and right switch between the Web and Device search tabs

    When you trigger search by clicking searchbar in the home screen, you have to click the tab if you want to switch to Device or Web search view. It would be much better for usability if we can just swipe to toggle between Web and Device search.

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  2. Toggle off search suggestions

    When searching for a term, the Web search suggestions take too much space on the screen. With the keyboard open it's hard to see the other search suggestions (People, files, settings etc).
    I end up having to close the keyboard to select what I want.

    In fact I didn't even know about things like the settings suggestions because of this UX issue. It would be nice to turn off the Web search suggestions.

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  3. Open the first app in search after hitting enter

    When we use the search function, hitting enter on keyboard should open the first app shown in search results. Currently its opens the first search result in browser. There is no setting to change that.

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  5. Move search suggestions down

    Search suggestions would be less annoying if they were below the apps that appear when you search. Most of the time when I search I just want an app. I start to tap the app, but as I do it's replaced by the suggestions, and I tap one of them instead.

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  6. On Homescreen, with Home click, open search

    on the Launcher Evie you can click on the Homescreen the home key and it will open the search.

    if was a much faster experience for me

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  7. Set Ecosia as search engine to choose

    I'd like to choose Ecosia as default search engine please

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  8. direct search to google app

    search bar needs to support the Google app for results instead of opening in Chrome or Edge browser

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  9. In the search screen First result to be apps then the web search

    Yeah sometimes I want to find an app on my phone but when I search it it appears so down I can't tap it unless I close the keyboard and I would like that the apps were up and then the web search.

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  10. "What's this song?" built into the Cortana voice search on the home screen search bar; just like Shazam.

    You would activate the feature by swiping to the "Your Feed" page in the launcher, then there could be a music icon in the search bar at thr top, next to the microphone icon. It would listwn to music that is playing and retrieve the metadata and album cover.

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  12. Search bar opacity

    Please set a slider to change opacity of search bar

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  13. Integration with sessame shortcut please

    Having integration with sessame shortcut is more convenient faster than home.

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  14. Put Apps at the top of the results list from the Bing Search bar or swipe down. Apps often are hidden by my keyboard.

    When I get to the search page and type in an app name (E.G. Pinterest) I should see the installed app at the top. Instead it returns search results and suggested searches and buries the app under my keyboard so I have to minimize the keyboard to get to the app.

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  15. Search mail and notes

    Being able to use the search function for outlook email and sticky notes.

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  16. Autocomplete search as you type, just like Google search bar does on other launchers

    Autocomplete search as you type in the search bar. Like the Google search bar works in other browsers

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  17. Search bar - One stop for searching

    Search in other Microsoft products
    - Calendar
    - Outlook
    - OneNote
    - Tags in OneDrive
    - Todos
    - Files in Outlook

    Not necessarily automatically to search in cloud services but as an option.

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  18. Search bar - search in Microsoft To-Do(s)

    Would be great to extend the functionality of Search bar to search
    in other Microsoft products, especially when searching for To-Dos.

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  19. Please add a feature to search system settings and files.

    Please add a feature to search system settings and files.

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  20. Search bar extended feature

    Add the option to search files, music and videos on the device

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