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  1. 4 votes
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  2. Improve Search Feature

    I have a hard time finding contacts when using the search feature. Most of my searches turn up "no match found" but they are in my contacts. It's very frustrating to have to work so hard to pull up a contact.

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  3. open msg files in outlook

    We store .msg files in SharePoint document libraries and OneDrive, and to my surprise they would not open in Outlook 2016 for Mac.

    If there is not a trick to make this work, it should definately be a feature!

    683 votes
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  4. Change default contact address in contacts module

    Allow users to choose the default email address to be displayed when creating a new contact (Work/Home, etc)

    3 votes
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  5. Sound Notifications for messages from Outlook Support

    Please include a sound when receiving messages from the support team.

    3 votes
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  6. Fulltext search in encrypted mails like mail Apple app in IOS

    Make fulltext search available for encrypted mails, like it is possible e.g. in Apple mail app in iOS. All the mails are encrypted here by default, so search functionality is practically useless.

    I the apple mail app in iOS, fulltext search also works with encrypted mails when I have the SMIME certificate on my device.

    4 votes
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  7. Add a setting to prevent auto-deletion of meeting invites upon response.

    Add a setting to prevent auto-deletion of meeting invites upon response. It is really annoying. I prefer to keep my meeting invites. This should be an option as it is with every other Outlook version. It causes me to lose valuable information; it also decreases my searching efficiency therefore decreasing my work productivity. It was a super stupid idea to remove this setting.

    6 votes
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  8. For POP/IMAP email Accounts, re-enable "Manual setup"

    For POP/IMAP email Accounts, re-enable "Manual setup". For the last 10 years, setting up an email Account on Outlook provided a "Manual setup" option. In Outlook for Mac 2019, there is none. Instead, it offers a "Not Yahoo" or "Not Google" option as a substitute. To set up, say a Yahoo account, the default is IMAP -- and the only way to have a Yahoo POP account is to specify "Not Yahoo". Yes this gets you to screen that enable you to do a Manual setup, but how would you know to use a "Not Yahoo?" request -- when you…

    4 votes
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  9. Automatically update the date in the Outlook calendar when the device is waked from sleep, without having to switch to the mail module.

    Outlook does not automatically update the calendar date when the device is waked from sleep on the next day. Please implement this.

    4 votes
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  10. Smaller font display size options than the existing "Smaller" option in Preferences -> Fonts.

    Smaller font display size options than the existing "Smaller" option in Preferences -> Fonts.

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  11. Allow editing w/o sending an email

    Can you add a feature that allows people to update / edit calendar invites without sending an email update each and every time to the people on the invite? This causes unneeded emails being sent out and can almost be seen as spam to users on invites that get edited frequently.

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  12. Contact person menu with meeting create

    The person contact menu you should bring back the ability to create a meeting with that contact directly from the menu. This used to be a feature and now requires many steps to complete.

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  13. Please add calendar Categories back for Outlook for Mac

    Please add calendar Categories back for Outlook for Mac

    22 votes
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  14. To allow opening .msg files from outlook windows on Mac

    To allow opening .msg files from outlook windows on Mac

    4 votes
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  15. You Should a Pull Down Menu of all templates

    I appreciate that you allow the user to save templates to a disk space/folder on this choosing. That is one way to do it. (Thunderbird keep it hidden is the system files) But you should provide and a selection preferences such as "Choose You Template Folder" and once that is chosed on the "Open" Menu you will have a pull down showing the templates in that folder. This would be the simple way and avoid have to fork across Window and Mac to choose an automatic location. OR on Mac you could create in on installation in ~/Library/Application Support/Microsoft/Outlook/Templates
    and…

    4 votes
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  16. 1,055 votes
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  17. template appointment

    Please make available the option to save a calendar appointment as template.

    Under Windows I used the "save as" > template for appointments often. Unfortunately the "save as" is disabled in appointments, while it is available in e-mails (which I use even more often, too).

    21 votes
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  18. Support for Microsoft Teams Meeting Add-in with Outlook for Mac

    I would like you to support for Microsoft Teams Meeting Add-in, which creates Teams meetings, with Outlook for Mac.

    7 votes
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  19. allow bulk transfer of Apple Contacts to Outlook.

    Only 1 vcard can be transferred at a time. Please allow bulk transfer. I have not the time to individually transfer 600 contacts vcards to Outlook. It seems that I will go with Gmail.

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  20. Alert for activation if activation is required

    Be able to see an alert if an office or Outlook needs to be reactivated due to expired license or subscription not renewed. Similar alert you we can see in Windows Office/Outlook to sign in if needed to activate.

    4 votes
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