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  1. E-mail

    Improve mail section of Outlook:
    • Option to just fade in reading pane when mail selected
    • Show entire chat with a person as a chronological line but as sub-messages of selected message in left message list
    • Show attachments of mail directly in reading pane
    • Introduce to-do bar with inbox/ folder of e-mail account selected
    • Possibility to either view marked e-mails in a folder (for every account) or put that as a filter (cause somehow the only appear in the to-do bar of tasks)

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    • How come one can no longer edit the subject line for received emails? This was very useful to manage my Inbox to change the subject line.

      How come one can no longer edit the subject line for received emails? This was very useful to manage my Inbox to change the subject line.

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      • Once I delete a replied message from 'Sent' folder, the original email message should remove 'You have replied this email at ...' time stamp

        Because the replied message is already deleted, so the original email message should remove the "You have replied/forwarded this message at ..." time stamp.

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        • Manage default Folders

          Have a better way to manage the default folders such as Conversation History & RSS Feeds? (Perhaps have a 'show' folder option?)

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          • Allow us to switch off the "Top Results" of a search.

            "Top Results" in a search confuses things when you just want to see the latest emails containing the search string. Allow us to switch it off. I see several different messages on this site complaining about it. Searching on the web will also show more complaints about this unnecessary feature. This has been going on over several releases of Outlook Mail and still it is there. This low-level irritation over a long time breeds long lasting resentment of your company. . Just allow us to turn it off.

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            • Count my focused emails - not my other!

              At the moment, the count on my O365 work outlook reflects what is in my "other" inbox. I would like to be able to see the count of focused emails I have for work rather than what is effectively spam.

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              • Improvement

                Why you are advertising in Outlook and Hotmail ......it shows Gmail is better than you ....if you still want to continue means people will never going to use it.... avoid posting ad and major disadvantage of outlook and Hotmail is whenever we login it takes huge time to open the window or page
                Compare to Gmail it takes fraction of second to display a window

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                • Improve multi select check box for bulk delete of messages.

                  Improve multi select check box for bulk delete of messages.

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                  • Unread Message to top of Inbox

                    I would like to see an option to set the default view of the inbox to bring unread messaged to the top. This is a feature in GMAIL that is very handy for locating and keeping unread messages in front of your eyes.

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                    • When I click a conversation that I have the most recent reply to I would like it to display my reply in the Reading Pane with the rest of th

                      Speaking about Outlook Office application, 2016 version.
                      When I click a conversation that I have the most recent reply to I would like it to display my reply in the Reading Pane with the rest of the thread. Currently if I click a conversation the Reading Pane will display the latest message that was sent to me along with the rest of the thread omitting all of my replies.
                      To view my own replies I have to click the expand arrow for the conversation and then click my reply from the expanded list. I do not want to have to…

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                        • let me choose wht i want to see on up the message .. (

                          let me choose wht i want to see on up the message ..

                          cuz u put somthing i dont used it like

                          categories , archive sweep ,

                          cuz i use every time ( read and make it undread )

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                            • Favorite folders always acessible even when using scroll

                              The favorite folders should be always acessible on top when scrolling to others folders.

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                              • In the Outlook.com beta how can I change the size of the reading pane to make it larger and show fewer emails above? The divider line which

                                In the Outlook.com beta how can I change the size of the reading pane to make it larger and show fewer emails above? The divider line which one would expect to be able to drag does not do anything and I didn't see anything in the settings.

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                                • Can't open email iphone via browser

                                  I use the iphone safari browser to access hotmail/outlook. If I click on an email, it doesn't open the email.
                                  I don't want to download the app.
                                  Thanks

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                                  • Show the email address of a contact at all times next to their name

                                    When displaying a contact/message, the sender/recipients are shown but only their names.

                                    Please display the email address next to the name at all times, such as

                                    John Doe <mister.doe@email.com>

                                    The reason behind this is to be efficient: currently one has to go through so many hoops and loops and clicks to find basic information while it could already be displayed on screen.

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                                    • Back button

                                      When I view a message/email, when finished I instinctively press the back button on my phone to go back to messages/emails.
                                      For some reason, it thinks it's a good idea just to log me out, rather than go back to messages/emails.
                                      So back should = back, not close.

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                                      • Keyboard shortcuts don't work in message view

                                        In the older Outlook.com web client, keyboard shorts for delete, archive, etc. all work while in message view, as well as, folder view. In the beta, keyboard shortcuts no longer work in message view. Please re-extend the keyboard shortcuts to message view, as it makes it very convenient for triaging messages into Archive or Deleted Items without mouse interaction.

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                                        • Mark as read option

                                          Hi, in the latest beta version, seems like the option
                                          "Mark email as read after X seconds" is missing and been replaced been default 5 seconds. It would be good to have this option back so that it will be effective for those are screening through email.
                                          Thanks

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