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  1. member of

    In the Member Of section of contact properties, populate the groups an individual belongs to just like is available on windows and outlook for web.

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  2. Add the ability to hide outlook groups/ Place groups in a separate tab.

    Outlook Groups that you are in automatically show up in the Mail Tab, without the ability to disable them. Adding that ability or adding a separate Groups tab would be helpful for those that need to simplify the veiw for email.

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  3. Allow additional address line in contact

    Many, if not the majority, of business addresses contain multiple lines (Suite, Bldg, etc.). I see no ability to add these to a contact.

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  4. Add Contact List (Groups) synchronization with Exchange Server.

    Please add Contact List (Groups) synchronization with Exchange Server.

    Having to enable "On My Computer folders" and store them locally is disappointing.

    Thank you.

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  5. Add more control over the "Recent Addresses" or "Auto-Complete" Feature

    I would like to suggest adding more control over these features. Specifically adding the ability to turn the feature off completely. Also to add a feature to prevent certain addresses from being added to the list. Like a blacklist, to prevent junk emails from populating constantly and peoples personal email addresses. This would help prevent sending emails to the wrong addresses.

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  6. Visualize contacts by multi-item list: to see at the same time phones, emails, creation date, etc.

    Improve view of contact list: ability to see many fields (email, phone, creation date, etc.), to choose these fields and to sort contacts by fields.

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  7. I suggest you provide for making the mac address book as default for ms outlook 2016 for mac

    provide for making mac address book as default option for outlook instead of people. Generally mac users also use iPad, iPhone etc., and hence address book alterations gets affected in all connected devices thus providing the latest details for contacts like email address etc.,

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  8. View/Add/remove members to/from to Distribution Lists

    Allow us to View/Add/remove members to/from to Distribution Lists in Outlook 2016

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  9. Save Contacts to Address Book of default account

    Whenever a user saves a contact from vcard, it should be saved in the default accounts address book instead of saving it locally.

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  10. Allow jabber 3rd parity server as presence support.

    Allow presence status to be taken from 3rd parity jabber server.

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  11. Contacts views

    enable us to view contacts by card/business card & to be able to sort by columns such as date added, date modified, as in the Windows version

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  12. The ability to search by person

    in the search bar, when you type in a name or contact, results show all the emails you have received from that person

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  13. Add capability in import contact groups into Mac Outlook. No way to import the contact group list as sent by windows outlook 2016.

    Add capability in import contact groups into Mac Outlook. No way to import the contact group list as sent by windows outlook 2016.

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  14. Smart Groups

    Add a feature to easily create a group from the recipients of an email. Right click, create new group - window to select or remove group members, Name group, Save

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  15. Automatically display photo for an email based on Gravatar / Facebook / LinkedIn / etc

    If there is no image associated with a contact/email address, Outlook should fetch a public image from Gravatar, Facebook, or LinkedIn.

    This should be configurable - users can specify which sources they would like to use and in what priority order.

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  16. Include email and attachments tabs in Contacts

    Please include email, events and attachments tabs in the People/Contacts list, so that it is possible to have a full view of recent interactions with each contact.

    This feature is already available in the iOS version of Outlook so I figure it shouldnt be too difficult to add the feature to the Outlook for Mac version.

    Thank you.

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  17. Sort Contacts by Company Name instead of the first name of the contact within the company.

    ..and enable "File As" field as in Outlook for Windows.
    Also preserve text formatting in Contact Notes such as Bold when importing Contacts from .pst file.

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  18. 10 votes
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  19. adding contact

    In previous versions I could add a contact from an email to my local address book by selecting the recipient and adding contact. Not sure if I haven't found it yet, but not as intuitive to add the contact local from an email with this version as it has been in previous versions of the client.

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  20. Support Labels for Google (Gmail) contacts / people

    Google contacts (like mail) uses labels for categorization of people.
    Please also support the function in Outlook People.
    At least sync the information and make it available for smart folders, or also have the ability to update the information in Outlook directly.

    Thanks and keep on the great work of constantly improving Office for Mac :-)

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