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  1. Enable Outlook to attach files from Sharepoint Online and OneDrive.

    The 2016 versions of Word/Excel/PowerPoint natively allow you to save files directly to Sharepoint Online and OneDrive, yet Outlook offers no option to attach one of those files into an outgoing email. If Microsoft truly believes in "cloud-first" one would think they'd integrate Outlook with their own cloud services.

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  2. Office 365 For Mac should have the same features available for the PC.

    Office 365 For Mac should have the same features available that PC users get. You are paying for a half built product and this simply isn't good enough. I would like to be able to swap over from Google Docs but I am seriously looking at cancelling my office 365 subscription and going back to using Gmail / Calendar and Google Docs directly as there really isn't any point me using office 365 for Mac. It is as though Microsoft purposely want to focus on a product for their PC customers. If you made the product equal to that available…

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  3. Expand conversation view with messages from "Send Items"

    At the moment the send messages are not displayed in a conversation view. Please add the ability to view this messages like it is in the windows version.

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  4. Support Dark Mode in Reading Pane

    Please make the preview pane appear dark in dark mode. The current implementation hurts the eyes and is woefully inconsistent with the rest of the application appearance.

    1,348 votes
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  5. I suggest adding calendar pane

    Hi, it would be great if you can enable adding calendar and notes section beside the reading pane as it is in the Windows version. Thanks!

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  6. Open another user's calendar

    Ability to see side by side calendars of other users without them having to give me permission or making me a delegate.

    1,259 votes
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  7. add copy paste function to calendar meetings

    add copy paste function for meetings

    at the moment it's not possible to copy and paste a meeting in the calendar - pls add

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  9. Honor default apps defined by user. Ex, clicking chat on a user contact launches skype rather than default IM app. Would match Windows Offi

    This applies across all of the Office apps, not just Outlook. Integration should leverage the default Mac applications for various click to X capabilities, not hard coded preferences in the application.

    1,161 votes
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  10. Ignore Conversations Button

    Include an "ignore" conversations button (this is included in the Windows version of Outlook)

    1,098 votes
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  11. Highlight related emails

    Please bring back functionality that highlights related emails when you have selected any message. This is a serious loss to the product.

    1,104 votes
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  12. Open .OFT file on Outlook for Mac

    Open .OFT file on Outlook for Mac

    1,092 votes
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  13. Web calendar

    Would like to have the ability to add external, web (.ICS) calendars in Outlook calendar. For example, I use TripIt as one of my calendars, they provide a webcal/caldav link that would allow me to see my travel calendar from Outlook (this is supported in the PC version) but 2016 still does not support that. Please consider it, it is not very hard but makes life SO much easier.

    1,025 votes
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  14. Sync Outlook Calendar to Google Calendar

    Sync the entries from other accounts and locally stored calendar entries in Outlook for Mac to the Google Calendar online.

    965 votes
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    33 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. forgotten Attachment reminder!

    Give us a forgotten attachment reminder when sending email!!!

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  16. Add delay or schedule sending emails feature to all Outlook accounts.

    Right now, this feature is only available to those with Office 365 Business Premium or Enterprise subscription for Mac.

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  17. Restore background picture and background color in 15.22

    Restore Background Picture and Background Colour to the Option tab when composing a message

    823 votes
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  18. schedule

    Add the ability to schedule/archive emails like you can in the wonderful Outlook for iPhone app! Swiping two fingers to the right or left on the email to archive or schedule wonder be amazing!

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  19. Add calendar quick view feature

    The Windows version of Outlook displays a calendar "quick view" feature where the user can see all upcoming events and tasks, alongside viewing email. This is very helpful as you don't have to keep switching to the Calendar view to look at events for the day. This feature should be added to the Mac version.

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    Under review  ·  39 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Import/Export of RULES (.rwz) File

    I shifted from WinOffice 2016 to MacOffice 2016, I'm unable to import/export ".rwz" files (Backup of Rules). Rules help in organising mails into there respective designated folders.

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