O365 Edge to Open in Desktop App for Screen Reader Users
Problem Statement: For Screen Reader Users the Desktop apps for O365 are much more user friendly. However many links are shared that take users into the browser version. They then have to find Open in Desktop App.
Allow for an automatically open in Desktop App feature.
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