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  1. General

    How about decent readable print? This blue and grey and faded out print is pathetic. I saw an ad put out by Dell a few days ago that was championing a NEW computer with sharp readable print. But Microsoft can't do it?

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      0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Unhelpful Replies to my Feedback

      The admins' reply to my feedback is always completely useless and off topic. I doubt they even bother to read the query properly, because the blind reply was word-for-word the exact same copy-and-paste generic reply they gave to every other post on this forum: "Thank you for reaching out ... refer to this link", which completely missed/ignored the point I raised and does NOT address it at all.

      And the link they gave me:

      https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Get-help-with-Outlook-com-40676ad0-c831-45ac-a023-5be633be798d?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US

      is equally useless. It's just the exact same generic FAQ user guide that they redirect everyone to, which I've already read, and which did NOT…

      6 votes
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        0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Back button on Android reloads mobile site

        How about getting the back button to work in mobile outlook, after this many years
        Now when pressing back it reloads the entire outlook, or go back to a previous site, instead of just navigating back to the previous view

        5 votes
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          0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • When your trying to recover an old account but still get declined even with giving all the proper details involving the account in question

          Get real people to help sort through this dilemma by asking them to provide photographic evidence, such as a picture of said client, being in the picture holding a government issued piece of identification. Or even just a true people help line to change the number is said client doesn't have the use of the phone number originally set up for email because it's broken

          9 votes
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            0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Put it back like it was a few days ago. I do not like the format, makes everything go slower. Want to see all my emails at once!!!

            Want to change back to the way it was. I think I'm done looking at my emails, then here comes more. I want to have them all come up at the same time so I can pick and choose what I need to see right then and leave the rest til later. I think I'm done and then another one drifts up. Afraid I'll miss one. Give a way to go back to what we had a few days ago.

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              0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Consistently unresponsive & jittery on a mobile through a browser. Also, the options are mostly invisible or indecipherable

                When selecting an email to view it often gets highlighted but seemingly nothing happens, a suggestion is that selecting something takes you to that thing. If taking you there will take a few seconds, then let the user know and don't appear unresponsive.
                Also, make available options for an email easy to navigate. Perhaps put ext underneath each icon, even if it is all it is better than having to guess

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                  0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Stop redirecting to msn.com

                  Redirecting to msn.com upon logging out of outlook.com is really unprofessional. MSN.com is a garbage website that never want to see again in my life. I won’t use outlook until this changes. Also, the ads in outlook.com are tacky. Smaller, less obtrusive ads or text ads would make the experience more tolerable.

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                    1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 4 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Delete unwanted "conversation history" in Outlook.com

                      I just had a new folder named "conversation history" in Outlook.com. I'm unable to delete it, it's empty and I have no idea why it's there?

                      Just delete it.

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                        4 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Verification

                        I would rather get spam than have to give you my phone number. You are supposed to filter it out anyway, isn't that your excuse to read all our mail?? Stop trying to make everyone give their phone numbers! I nene use my real one anyway

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                          0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Deleting my account option for mobile device access and through the app.

                          I’ve been trying to figure out how to delete my email account with you and it has NO option via the mobile device or the application. I’m really annoyed that I have to log in with a desktop computer in order to JUST delete it

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                            0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Terrible experience

                            I've tried set it up in connection with my existing Microsoft live account. Problem was that it's been gmail email address and when set up new alias it's generated two looks like £_/==_£€57@outlook corrupted addresses.
                            Ohhhh, how great and safe is to be back in "GMAIL"

                            4 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Stop innovating for the sake of innovating

                              Don't add anything. Take things away. Make things simple and functional. 'New' is not automatically good and neither is 'more'.

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                                0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Recoverable is lame

                                When I get a new email and I do not read it, but delete it based on the preview text, it gets sent to my deleted items. When I go to my Deleted Items folder and permanently delete it, it gets sent to Recoverable Emails as expected. However, if I go to the Recoverable Emails folder to empty that out, most of the time it reappears in the Deleted folder which now has a (1) next to it. RIDICULOUS! And why do we need five different steps just to get rid of email!

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                                  0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • To laggy. Tje outlook live platg

                                  To laggy. You are so focused in give more beauty to the outlook live platform that yoi are losing funcionality. It is so laggy, so heavy. Some buttons dont work, like anniversary callender, mobile version.

                                  You are losing. I've always used outlook-hotmail. Me and others are dissapointed.
                                  Less is more. More funcionality, less lag, quick response. Less annoying. Work on it.

                                  4 votes
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                                    • Stop forcing features down your customers throats.

                                      Stop forcing features and changing things around. I have moved half my customer base completely off MS products due to:
                                      Forced features
                                      Forced updates
                                      Reinventing the Wheel on tried and tested methodologies.

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                                      • Location

                                        Update your settings so people can put if they are traveling. I'm getting really annoyed with my email bombing out every vacation I take and having to reset my account.

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                                          0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • personalisation

                                          Somehow make outlook easy to use but also offer the option of personalizing as much as a user wants such as being able to delete certain folders such as archive and conversation history. As well as to allow users to rename their calendar other than calendar in order to be more personalized when synced to an iPhone or android and offer personalizing when it comes to the theme of the users account as well as to have themes that are already made in order to be user friendly

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