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  1. The voice search doesnt work

    The voice search doesnt work

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      2 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • search is not working anymore

      the search function is not working anymore. there are no apps coming up, no suggestions nothing happens

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        0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Search takes forever after latest update

        Before I installed the latest beta update the search worked like a charm giving back instant results and suggestions. I used it frequently to start my apps. However, since the latest update the search goes on forever and I rather take two, three taps onto me to find and start an app manually because it's still a lot quicker.
        A restart of Microsoft Launcher could not resolve the problem.
        Please fix this ASAP as it is loads easier using the global search.

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          0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Launcher does not always launch a searched app

          When I search for an app, launcher does not always launch the app when I tap on the app. I have to search multiple times and tap to launch the app.

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            0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Searching for app - icon issue

            When I search for an app using the top search bar, if I hit the whitespace around the app icon the screen returns me to my home screen and does not open the app. I have to very precisely touch the icon itself. This should be less sensitive (as it was in earlier builds).

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              0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • most used apps on search mode from home screen using landscape width instead of portrait, causing content overflowing past the screen edge.

              most used apps on search mode from home screen using landscape width instead of portrait, causing content overflowing past the screen edge.

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                0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • can't see what's typed in the search box as background and foreground colors are the same. I did not change them

                search background and foreground colors are black. can't see what's being typed

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                  0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • search bar apps click issue

                  quick search bar for app is not v working properly. when i search first time. app will show. but i am unable to click. if i search second time its working

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                  • speach search Engine is switched to englisch. German is wanted

                    speach to text only in English. was German

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                    • widget scrolling

                      When scrolling down on Outlook calendar widget, messages widget, or any other vertical list widget, it causes the microsoft launcher search page to be shown accidentally. A different touch gesture should trigger search or a check should be in place to not show search if a widget is being touched.

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                      • News carousel is useless

                        News carousel is useless while searching from launcher.

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                          0 comments  ·  Search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                          • search bar

                            when swiping to the left, half of the search bar dissapears.

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                            • wrong search field

                              this a low thier problem

                              when you go to all the open apps (square icon) you see the old launcher's search engine field. (for me this is not really a problem but i guess you want to fix it for the professional look)

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                              • Homescreen searchbar

                                Search bar changes position on homescreen while swiping. I mean it would look so nice if you can make it like pixel2 launchers searchbar(the fixed one at bottom). Searchbar looks cool if the corners are curved one's.

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                                • Bing search not functioning properly.

                                  Bing search only loads full link addresses, or else shows error :webpage no available. Even feedback sending fails from search app, so i used this form here. Internet is working. And full link opens fine. SEARCH APP ISSUE

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                                  • search news items

                                    when search is selected, it shows news feed underneath it. It's very annoying and distracts from search. Disable it by default or give user option to disable it.

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                                    • Keyboard obstructs searching apps

                                      Use search screen, type in the name of an app. You will get 3 lines with useless search links and then, before you see the apps (which one might have come for) there is the keyboard in the way.

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                                        • news articles

                                          I am noticing news articles about Trump appearing in search with no option to turn it off. NEED easy ability to control this content or turn it off or I will consider deleting the launcher. IMO they should be off by default.

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