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  1. update, edit calendar and contacts via the mobile app!

    I have to go to the website on tablet, laptop or PC to add, change, edit any calendar, contacts info.

    1,641 votes
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      125 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • update Outlook contacts from phone

      I am struggling with contacts update. When I change something on the phone, it somehow reverts to the version on the server instead of incorporating the changes

      1,094 votes
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      • sync contacts with contacts on device

        Android will not read contacts from Outlook. Cannot save contacts to Outlook from Android.

        789 votes
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          44 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • sync contacts to and from phone contacts. Adding a phone number to a contact naturally occur when someone calls you from a new number.

          it is important to sync from phone to outlook and not only from outlook to phone. phone numbers are captured when someone calls you from a new number. however they are lost to the phone if not synced to outlook.

          366 votes
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          • Show / Edit Profile Pictures

            I have in Outlook 2016 at every contact a profile picture. I see this also in the People Hub on Outlook.com, but not in the app.

            Please add this feature to the app as well.

            30 votes
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            • Please sync contacts photos to Android phones

              Please sync existing Outlook contact photo's to Android phones.

              21 votes
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              • 16 votes
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                • add street addresses to contacts

                  when adding a contact to Gmail I can set a street address, but not when adding one to Outlook. other common fields are missing too

                  35 votes
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                    2 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 35 votes
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                    • unified contacts.

                      if you install outlook and connect to e it should expose contacts to the native Android contacts app.. and be searchable from there.
                      using stock android or Samsung email app on a s8 allows this.

                      14 votes
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                        2 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Synchronize people photos

                        Outlook doesn't synchronize people photos from personal contacts, which are stored on Exchange server. There are synchronized only pictures of people who are stored in company Active Directory.
                        Outlook on Windows phone works correctly.

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                        • Contacts sync

                          Some thoughts on contacts:
                          (a) add photo sync,
                          (b) add contacts edit,
                          (c) add search in Active Directory GAL in Android's defauls contacts app (you have one in app itself and it's more powerful, then the one in TypeApp, for example).

                          2 votes
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                          • Contacts should show notes field

                            In Outlook desktop I have notes attached to contacts (e. G. Account reference numbers needed when communicating with the contact person or company) . These are not visible in Outlook for Android.

                            78 votes
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                              12 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 3 votes
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                              • Make Contacts search work across Contact folders.

                                People search only searches the default Contact folder. It does not search across any user-created folders at the same level.

                                5 votes
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                                • 5 votes
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                                  • 5 votes
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                                    • Create a setting to enforce one-way Contacts sync only. This way, Outlook on Android can't mess up Exchange Contacts.

                                      Please create a sync setting that forces Contacts/People to only sync one-way. In other words, I only want data to push from the server to my Android device, and not vice-versa. If I create a brand new Contact on my Android device, then that can sync to the cloud, but lock existing Contacts on my Android device so that I can't edit them.

                                      Why? Well, your Contact sync engine is not reliable yet. In fact, it's screwing up my precious data. This is totally inexcusable. Want a case study? OK, here you go...

                                      I was so excited when you added…

                                      3 votes
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                                        • Add Outlook People features to contacts tab!

                                          I've tried all contacts app for Android at PlayStore and all they doesn't read all form fields which Outlook People provides.
                                          I really would like an Outlook People Contacts app for Android like have on Lumia but a Outlook People inside Outlook Contacts tab providing all features of the Outlook People Web App for managing Windows/Outlook contacts will be greatest!
                                          This is what every Outlook user wants!

                                          6 votes
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