[Affected versions]: - latest 50.0a1 Nightly - latest 49.0a2 Aurora - Firefox 48.0b7 - Firefox 47.0.1 [Affected platforms]: - Windows 10 x86/x64 [Steps to reproduce]: 1. Right click the Firefox executable and select "Pin to start". 2. Hit the windows key and right click the Firefox icon. 3. Select resize and pick one of the values. [Expected result]: - There are 4 sizes you can choose between: small, medium, wide and large. [Actual result]: - Tile in the start menu has only 2 sizes: small, medium [Regression range]: - This issue is not a regression.
Does this still happen on nightlies including bug 1232679?
Cornel, are you sure that Firefox's start menu tile is able to be resized to wide and large? It doesn't look like Windows supports that for non-Microsoft apps: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/dn393983.aspx#Specify_images
(In reply to Katie Broida [:ktbee] from comment #2) > Cornel, are you sure that Firefox's start menu tile is able to be resized to > wide and large? It doesn't look like Windows supports that for non-Microsoft > apps: > > https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/dn393983. > aspx#Specify_images I can confirm that this is the expected behavior, thanks Katie!
This looks like it is not actually only for non-Microsoft apps, but only for Windows Store apps.
Per https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/apps/dn393983.aspx, Tile design best practices specify that if your tile is not a live tile, it should not claim the extra screen space required for wide (310x150) and large (310x310) tiles. Because a desktop app's tile is always static and never live, those additional tile sizes are not supported in this schema.