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  1. Export messages along with their categories

    - First, Outlook must have strong and multiple export abilities (so the messages could be imported in Mail or Thunderbird, for instance).
    - Secondly, theses exports have to embody the categories of the messages inside the messages.

    When you have hundreds of thousands of messages that have been tagged each with one or more categories, it would be good to keep this valuable information. (It is already very painful that Microsoft has wiped our "projects" in a previous update!)

    5 votes
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  2. Get closer to the O365 web look and functionality

    After all these years where we had to live with Office 2011 I had such high hopes for a real Outlook mail client with modern features and a new interface. Well, we got a revamped interface yes, but still looks a lot like the old 2011 version.

    The worst thing missing and completely lacking compared to EVERY OTHER mail client today is an archive button. You even have that on outlook.office365.com.....

    3 votes
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  3. Use same codebase for all platforms, Mac, Windows, Linux, etc.

    For once and for all, integrate your code base for Office on all platforms so that they all work the same way (notwithstanding the minor differences that would result due to native OS differences, which are becoming less and less different with every version). This divergent user experience is ridiculous.

    19 votes
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  4. More closely check your

    You may want to more closely review your Outlook for Mac Suggestion Box verbiage - "Apple here"? :-P

    NEW! Outlook for Mac team is preparing a preview program for Mac users to evaluate new features we introduce in Outlook 2016 for Mac – so we can learn from you to keep making Outlook awesome!

    Interested? Apple here: https://outlookformac.typeform.com/to/jMVZPp

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  5. The same

    Just make Office for Mac work like it does on a Windows box.

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  6. Formatting preference to allow more emails to be seen in reading pane

    Please create a preference that allows the user to choose whether he/she wants the email sender only only OR email subject only (right not you can only add or remove a message preview). I want to be able to see more emails in the pane instead of having to scroll. This feature exists for the Windows version, please port over to the Mac.

    6 votes
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  7. All keyboard trigger for categories in drop-down menu

    Before the latest update(?) - and in Outlook (PC), if you select the drop down menu of Categories, and then typed the first letter of the category, it would select the first category that matched.

    A simple Enter/Spacebar would then select that category, and apply it to the selected email message.

    As an extensive Categories user, this is an incredibly useful feature. Currently, it involves opening the Category drop down, and then scrolling to find the correct category, then clicking/hitting enter to apply.

    LASTLY - Outlook (PC) allows you to enter multiple categories per email this way, and allows the…

    1 vote
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  8. scroll direction

    Outlook 2016 does not honor the OS X setting for 'Scroll Direction' found in System Preferences > Trackpad > Scroll & Zoom > Scroll Direction: Natural

    I have Scroll Direction: Natural enabled (checked) in my preferences but Outlook does no honor this, instead scrolling in the opposite direction. I consider this a bug, not a feature request, that should be fixed.

    8 votes
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  9. Visibility

    Please Make Office 2016 for OSX more friendly for users with vision impairment and disabilities. The Bright WHITE background should be able to be changed so that users can use Outlook with out killing their eyes through out the day.

    6 votes
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  10. 2 votes
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  11. Better support for dual displays

    Outlook 2016 does not remember which display it was last used on. I keep it on my secondary display, but whenever I launch it, it always starts up on the primary display. If Outlook 2016 closes on the secondary display, it should launch there.

    4 votes
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  12. Mac OS X Pricing

    Outlook on iOS and Android are good mail and calendar alternatives but there's no way I'm going to spend $100 to buy the Mac OS X version. The app needs to be $40 at most. There's way too many great choices that cost less.

    3 votes
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  13. Web-Apps Support

    We developed several Apps for Outlook which can't be used on Mac right now.
    Would be great if you add Web-App (Office-Online Apps) Support.

    6 votes
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  14. Single License

    Can I buy a single license for outlook? I purchased Home and Student but I would like outlook as well.

    3 votes
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  15. Distribute Office 2016 apps via the Mac App Store

    Receiving updates would be easier avoiding the malfunctions of the AutoUpdate app.

    27 votes
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  16. Microsoft developers should use DevOps with Net.Core for cross platform development themselves

    Interesting to read that Microsoft is enabling cross platform development on .net Core for Android, Linux, Apple and Windows...and the development teams of Microsoft themselves are not capable of bringing out a similar Outlook for Mac, Windows and Linux at the same moment with the same functionality...

    A good practice is to use your own stuff first before having your customers find all kid diseases...

    1 vote
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  17. Czech language support

    Many customers in Czech Republic would love to see full Czech language support = localized interface and grammar check. Both features are available in Office for Windows

    27 votes
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  18. Document Outlook for Mac & iOS Setup Scenarios

    Recently purchasing Office 365 for Mac I was hopeful that I could return to Outlook after many years of using the separate Apple products of Mail, Address Book and Calendar:
    (1) Applications installed on my Mac and iOS devices without issue
    (2) Basic setup straight forward
    (3) Was happy when I saw my contacts from iOS Address Book showing up in Outlook on the iOS device. Tried to keep these in sync, i.e. making mods in Address Book and having them show up in Outlook - NO GO. Tried to edit People in Outlook (those linked to Address Book -…

    26 votes
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  19. exchange server

    Make Outlook compatible with Exchange server versions below 2010SP2.
    It is really ridiculous that on IOS and Windows older versions work, but not on the latest Mac version. For professional use this is a no-go.

    41 votes
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  20. Flatten the UI to match OSX

    The current OSX verison of Outlook still feels like the previous version on the UI front with the icons and buttons inside the app. I would suggest using a similar set of icons that the Windows version uses and give it a flatter look at better alines with OSX.

    Additionally improve the notification box UI so that it is flatter, and an overall cleaner look.

    82 votes
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