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I agree, I don't want it to do any of these things either (with the exception of prefers-color-scheme and prefers-reduced-motion, which I like; however, web pages that use only one colour should not set or care about the colour at all).

Some of these things though it may be useful to have, although should be set by the user, independently of the web page entirely; the web page should not be allowed to specify these things.

Specifically, the following things could be user commands (that the web page need not know or care about whether or not it is implemented or used): Picture-in-Picture, Keyboard Lock, Pointer Lock, AirPlay, Screen Orientation (although see below for some comments), camera selection (the user would also be allowed to specify a file instead of the camera, or the user can specify to use the camera where a file is expected too), Theme Color, Badging, Chrome Sender.

Screen Orientation and Presentation Mode: In presentation mode (selectable by the user), this is a "paged screen" media rather than a "continuous screen" media; in this case, the height of one page is known to CSS and JavaScripts (this should be reported as the visible height, even if it isn't entirely visible; in normal more, Infinity should always be reported rather than the correct height), and page breaks work. The width and height may be known too (although not of the entire screen, unless it is full screen mode), but the user would lock the screen orientation using the global screen orientation locking function, if that is what is wanted. If CSS is disabled, then of course this won't work, but that is OK, since if the CSS is disabled then presumably the user doesn't want it to work, so it is OK. For displaying on a separate screen, that may be a function of the operating system anyways, and not of the web browser.

Payment Request is simply a specific case of autofill. Forms could specify autofill IDs, which are more general than this anyways, and fully controllable by the user. Credential Management could also work like this, although using HTTP authentication rather than forms/cookies would seem a better idea to me.

For sharing, the user can just copy the URL by himself; the browser might (or might not) include sharing functions for URLs, or the user may use a separate program which implements this; it is irrelevant which way is done.

Service Workers: For sending forms when internet is not available, what I wanted is the ability to save form data locally to disk and recall it later (on the same or a different webpage), entirely under the user's control; the web page should not need to know or care about this.

Game Pad and Force Touch are probably fine, although, like the keyboard and mouse, should only be enabled when the user activates it.

There are many other things too I think should be done differently.






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