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  1. Improved Junk mail filter

    better filter system for junk mail.

    599 votes
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    • Adding opt-outs

      You keep adding more and more clutter. No apparent way to delete them. I am not interested in things like Skype, Yelp, Wunderlist, Evernote, yet there they all are; plus, the list continues to grow.

      Too much unwanted stuff. At least give us the option to choose what we want displayed.

      94 votes
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        4 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • search junk mail

        fully functioning search bar in the the junk email box

        51 votes
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          12 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • expand deleted message field

          Is there anyway to expand the number of messages in the deleted folder prior to deleting them (other than paging down and doing additional ones manually)? Flagging the "deleted items box", then the delete instruction, and then confirming to get rid of just 7 messages is tiring.

          scott leggat
          leg236@hotmail.com

          43 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Social Media Tab

            Can I get a tab for Social media alerts, updates, and notifications? Not just a folder but a tab so that I can temporarily toggle social media out of my inbox and deal with "real mail" before I get to the fun stuff.

            42 votes
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              12 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Deleting certain years

              Is there any way to delete by years. Someone like myself I've decided to clean out my inbox and see that I have emails ranging back to 2011 and want to delete them but it would take to long. It would be great if you could just delete by years.

              38 votes
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                10 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Removal of Promoted Links Permanently

                I want to get RID PERMENENTLY ALL Promoted Links from ALL e mails

                34 votes
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                  10 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Delete buttons for Add On

                  We need a delete button or some way to get rid of the add ons we don't want to use, like, yelp, wunderlist, boomerang, evernote, pay pal for outlook, and my templates. I'll never use these and they are distracting when your lokking for something else.. In fact I don't know how the got there in the first place without my consent..

                  34 votes
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                    2 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • There's too much. I want to make my own catagories and folders. Yours confuse things.

                    I would like to organize my own various folders. I can make them and I don't want your selections confusing me. Thanks

                    26 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Simplify the Outlook screen

                      In the New Outlook
                      1. I don't see the number of emails in a folder.
                      2. I don't see the size of the email.
                      3. The preview window needs to be separated by a thicker line to avoid confusion between the email headers and the preview.
                      4. The old Outlook was neat and in one line, now you have two lines so it looks very cluttered and busy.
                      5. Hide all unnecessary info and give option to expand with down arrow it we want to view additional information.
                      6. The fonts of the folders window on the left is too…

                      26 votes
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                      • Perhaps a button to dump all old mail at once

                        Give is an option to dump all email in each existing folder .

                        25 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Sweep rules improvements in flexibility

                          Sweep rules, allow the previous flexibility and allow editing. My old rules appear to have been migrated and include options like 'keep the latest 5 messages' (or 3 or...) and 'delete if older than 30 days' (and lots of variations. I can't be sure if they are working.

                          New sweep rules only allow 'keep only the latest 1' and 'delete if over 10 days' with no variation. This is poor. There are many situations, where I'd like to stop old emails accumulating, but need to keep the last month's messages, say. I could give examples, but sure you can imagine…

                          21 votes
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                          • Move to folder lists most recent folders

                            If the Move To.. option is going to only have a short list, it makes sense to list the most used, or most recent folders, not ABC order.

                            21 votes
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                              8 comments  ·  Clutter  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Deleting Email by date

                              sometimes peopl just wish to get rid of most of their email after a certain dat, for a person who dosent check their email all the time this would be a very good use to not have to click by singles the emails they need to erase whcih could be a few hundred for some people but for me right now i have to get ride of 600 old useless emails

                              20 votes
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                              • Tracking Numbers/shipping updates

                                what happened to seeing shipping updates and tracking numbers in email

                                18 votes
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                                • PST file for Outlook online

                                  Pst file for Outlook Online

                                  17 votes
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                                  • Condense page with no space between columns

                                    I want to get rid of the blank white sections on this email page. It was not there befoure outlook messed up the format. I don't even like using email now. I like zoom at 180% but even at 148% it is still the same. I want all the columns capable to be viewed at the same time without having to sideways scroll. I hope I am explaining this correctly. I am demented. Please email me at d.r.anderson@hotmail.co.uk because Windows 10 help is impossible to understand. Please help.

                                    15 votes
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                                    • Automatically hide emails from senders (or with similar text) that I don't read

                                      Automatically hide emails from senders (or with similar text) that I don't read

                                      15 votes
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                                      • Rules

                                        Outlook Rules

                                        14 votes
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                                        • Run Rules Now Option and Meeting Invite

                                          Please add 'Run Rules Now' option same with Outlook desktop app.
                                          Add option in NEW menu - Meeting/Appointment Option

                                          14 votes
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