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  1. The transparency is not high enough. The bing picture of the day is practically invisible.

    The transparency is not high enough. The bing picture of the day is practically invisible.

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      0 comments  ·  Wallpaper  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • El tamaño en ancho de los widgets no se ven perfectamente en la página de utilidad.

      El tamaño en ancho de los widgets no se ven perfectamente en la página de utilidad, en la anterior actualización este no presentaba el problema. Por favor corrijanlo.

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        0 comments  ·  Recent page  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • App drawer transparency

        App drawer transparency is poor.

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          0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Apparently no more option to customise

          No more option to customise the movement of swiping pages. Used to be seemless and smooth, without that option seems clunky and worth an uninstall. Not the launcher wanted or asked for...

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            0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • app drawer transparency

            App drawer transparency is poor.

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              0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Weather widget clock boldface

              Weather widget clock in bold face does not fit completely.

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                0 comments  ·  Widgets  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                  0 comments  ·  Backup Restore  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Does not restore settings

                  My settings are not restored. I was also unable to get the Lines icons restored.

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                  • Doesn't show manually selected app icons in frequent used applications module.

                    Doesn't show manually selected app icons in frequently used applications module.

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                      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                      • No older grey theme!

                        You can't make changes to basic UI stuff that is a complete departure from the previous versions! For example, I used a transparent theme, with simple grey colours for the headings, and search buttons. Now, I wake up in the morning, and that colour is completely gone & can't be restored!! Please provide a grey, both, light grey & a dark grey, colour themes for the transparent background that can go with a dark black wallpaper.

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                        • Gestures to expand notification/quick setting doesn't work when kepp status bar is disabled.

                          Gestures to expand notification/quick setting doesn't work when kepp status bar is disabled.

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                            0 comments  ·  Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Impossible to create a new page for apps and widgets

                            I tried to create a new page where i can put apps icon and widgets (not the recent app page), but I cannot find a way to do this. The launcher allows me to add standard pages (calendar, contacts and so on)
                            Is it a bug or I cannot see the solution?

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                              0 comments  ·  App Drawer  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Since the update there is a big white block behind my apps on the homescreen.. How to fix this?

                                Since the update there is a big white block behind my apps on the homescreen. How to fix this?

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                                  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • News stuck at accept cookies

                                  News page stuck on accept cookies

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                                    0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 桌面天气,第二次添加的时候可以搜索的到,但点击无反应

                                    桌面天气,第二次添加的时候可以搜索的到,但点击无反应llllliuxin

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                                    • Delay opening apps with new update - screen has overlay

                                      I've updated to the latest version of the app and now when I open apps there is an overlay with the app and the home screen for a short space of time, so screen looks quite strange. This didn't occur in previous versions

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                                        0 comments  ·  Performance  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Colors

                                        Aweful colors for feed and searchbar after update to microsoft launcher. Please bring back the colors from arrow launcher! Make it more minimalistic again and not so colorful. please :)

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                                          0 comments  ·  Settings  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Widget

                                          Widget font too big.
                                          Since the update to Microsoft launcher from arrow some of my widgets look broken. It appears that the font has changed or is too big and the text is breaking out of the widget.

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