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  1. To keep desktop version exactly the same as cloud version. Cloud is the best on usability now and i very much like it.

    Cloud version now has the best usability. The only missing feature is native notifications on meetings. But i love how it filters to show only new content in the email thread. Great job!

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  2. Autoupdate

    AutoUpdate prompt that says "All apps are up-to-date." is quite annoying and just another bothersome click that I Have to focus on taking away my attention from what I want to do.

    If apps are up to date then you can put a notification banner in the app but not in the OS as a separate app that makes the user do something,

    Please change this.

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  3. Merge Accounts (365 and outlook.com)

    I originally signed up for a Office 365 account using a Gmail address, not realizing Outlook also had a free account. I was switching internet providers and did not want to lose my emails and contacts. Since I had purchased the 365 product, I figured I would use the outlook program for my email, only to find out I could not import my contacts from my webmail account. The files were not compatible. Also not being able to access the webmail emails through the online outlook is inconvenient. Now I have a 365 account with a Gmail email address and…

    3 votes
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  4. Add an Undo button in the Home ribbon

    The undo feature exists with (ctrl|cmd)-z and in the edit menu, though those locations are pretty hidden. A nice prominent button in the ribbon would be convenient after accidentally deleting mail.

    6 votes
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  5. 142 votes
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  6. Improve the notifications around emails that fail to send due to size to make them harder to miss.

    Improve the notifications around emails that fail to send due to size to make them harder to miss. The pop-up notification is tiny, blends with the wallpaper, and is hidden behind other windows occupying the bottom left corner of the screen if you have already clicked away from the outlook window. These attributes make it very easy to miss that a large email has not sent but has been moved instead to the drafts folder. An email stating that your email has not been sent due to size would be much more effective and would match what happens when you…

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  7. Enable date format to be set independently of language or region

    I suggest you enable a user to set all dates, including on calendar, to allow for YYYYMMDD, which is the ISO date format. See https://www.is

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  8. I suggest you fix the big problem that outlook hangs with the beach ball symbol a lot.

    I suggest you fix the big problem that outlook hangs with the beach ball symbol a lot.

    I cannot do anything while doing it.
    Learn how the Mac IO System works properly and implemented it this app.

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  9. Dark Mode Option

    I love the idea of the dark mode option, however on most cases I find it hard to read with a dark background due to recent updates. I hopes there's a permanent option to switch to light mode for reading pane, instead of having to push the light switch all the time when scrolling through emails.
    Now I gotta turn off the whole dark mode option for reading and efficiency purposes.

    20 votes
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  10. Implement anything on this UserVoice at all

    I really haven't seen much of this UserVoice ever get implemented. I see the same old problems with Outlook on Mac now that I did 4 years ago.

    Until we get connections to Apple calendars and contacts, and Outlook for Mac has any functionality of Outlook for Windows above what it has now, there's just no point in using it. I think we're simply being ignored.

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  11. Add-ins for IMAP Accounts

    Please implement Add-ins for IMAP Accounts. Thank you!

    72 votes
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  12. I suggest you

    Please make avaible to set the menu bar in the top.
    Eg: Delete button, Read/NotRead button, Send&Recive button, Move button etc..

    Also make the Skype plugin into Mac Outlook.

    Thanks in advance,
    Tom
    a user

    3 votes
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  13. Add option to set so Outlook stops requesting confirmation when deleting messages.

    Please add option in settings so I can stop Outlook from requesting confirmation when I am deleting any emails. This is cumbersome also because you require the confirmation with no way to turn it off.

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  14. 1 vote
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  15. Why have you added having to hold control down as well when performing a 'send and receive" ?

    In the latest update why have you added having to hold down the control button as well ?

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  16. Please provide import / export features similiar as with windows: vcf, csv, pst, xls, ...

    Please provide the feature to import / export data in common formats.

    24 votes
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  17. Accounts: advanced options

    In the "Old" Outlook preferences -> Accounts, there's an "Advanced..." option to be able to go in and make some changes to the account. This is no longer available in the "New" Outlook. It should still be available.

    2 votes
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  18. "Time zone changed" alert even if I travel between countries in the same time zone

    Hello,

    I commute between the Slovak Republic and the Czech Republic almost every week. Every time I do so, Outlook shows me an alert:

    "The time zone setting for your computer has changed. Would you like to update the time zone setting in Outlook?"

    The Slovak Republic and the Czech Republic are in the same Time Zone.

    I use fast insider on macOS. My colleague commutes every day and he gets the same alert on the stable track on macOS. This issue has been happening to us at least for half a year already.

    7 votes
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  19. Bring back visual colour category, remove the coloured square

    The coloured square that is relative to the category needs to revery to highlighting the whole email - as per calendar events in weekly view.

    11 votes
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  20. Move five main controls from the bottom to the top

    The five buttons for Mail, Calendar, People, Tasks, Notes are at the bottom of the page while the rest of the controls are all arranged on the top? Without a touch bar, the mouse is going up and down when working with email and calendar.
    It would be fantastic if these controls could be configured to be arranged on the top of the account tree right under the ribbon.

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