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  1. Auto refresh email

    Mailbox should be refreshed automatically in the widget

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    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    You can now refresh the email list view by simply pulling it down.

    Not working? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  2. make it start faster.

    you may say this is complete but Gmail is a lot faster as is the Google calendar.

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    1 comment  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    We are so sorry this is happening to you. Our helpful colleagues over the in-app support are more than happy to have this answered. Please contact us through the Help Section of the app (in the Settings) so that we can assist you in the best possible way.

    We look forward to fixing this for you.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  3. 2 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    It is currently already possible to turn on/off the Focused Inbox, to do so go to settings then tap the toggle switch to turn on/off the Focused Inbox option.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best,

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  4. quick delete for junk mail folder

    Allow the emptying of junk mail folder.

    2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    There are currently two quick and easy way to delete emails from the Outlook app.

    Swipe to delete

    Swipe the email to the left. By default, this will archive the email. However, you can customize Swipe Options in the Settings and change the action to Delete.

    Bulk delete

    This is very useful when you want to delete multiple emails at once. To do this, long press on an email until a checkmark appears at the left of it. Once you’ve selected multiple emails, you’ll then be able to perform the following actions: deleting, marking as read, archiving. A “Select All” option will also appear in the top right corner.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them…

  5. recurring events

    Allow for recurring dates to be an option when entering items into the Outlook calendar. Make the event alarm sounds similar to Microsoft Windows phone.

    4 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    This feature is now available in the latest Outlook for IOS. Make sure to download the latest version.

    Having trouble with this feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app in the Settings. We’re here to help.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  6. 2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    It is currently already possible to turn on/off the Focused Inbox, to do so go to settings then tap the toggle switch to turn on/off the Focused Inbox option.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support.
    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best,

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  7. Swipe to block

    Swipe left or right to block emails

    2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    You can currently customize the Swipe feature so that it matches your needs. Head to the Settings > Swipe Options to do so. There, you’ll be able to choose which actions you want the Swipe feature to perform.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  8. Ability to configure buttons (quick actions)

    Currently, there is only the delete & archive buttons that appear when you select emails. It would be nice to have the ability to add one or two more configurable buttons - buttons that the user can specify the action (flag, mark as unread, move, etc.). The swipe options are nice, but that only gives two configurable options/actions.

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    1 comment  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    You can currently customize the Swipe feature so that it matches your needs. Head to the Settings > Swipe Options to do so. There, you’ll be able to choose which actions you want the Swipe feature to perform.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  9. Allow vacation messages to be set from mobile app.

    Can't find vacation (away from the office) settings on mobile app.

    2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    It is currently already possible to set an out of office message in the app for Exchange and Office 365 account.

    To setup out of the office replies, tap settings > tap your Office365 or Exchange account > tap Automatic Replies > toggle the switch on. 

    You can choose:

    1.) Reply to everyone

    2.) Reply only to my organization

    You can also set up a different messages for your organization and external senders.

    Tap done once you have set up your automatic reply.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of…

  10. Not syncing all mail id

    I have setup office mail id.. And using pc outlook for same.. On PC it does search the email id my intial key letters.. However on outlook mobile it doesnt search the all email id.. I have to manually search the same

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    0 comments  ·  People  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    We are so sorry this is happening to you. Our helpful colleagues over the in-app support are more than happy to have this answered. Please contact us through the Help Section of the app (in the Settings) so that we can assist you in the best possible way.

    We look forward to fixing this for you.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  11. Auto replies/holiday folder

    Auto create a holiday folder so when you have auto replies switched on you have an option tick box to create a holiday folder. any emails you receive during that auto reply time will go into a dedicated folder. When you then return from leave you can work through these rather than have the whole of you inbox full you can dip in an out of this separate folder when you have a spare minute. The folder could also link back the name to the time period of the auto reply so you could also reference back to emails that…

    2 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    It is currently already possible to set an out of office message in the app for Exchange and Office 365 account.

    To setup out of the office replies, tap settings > tap your Office365 or Exchange account > tap Automatic Replies > toggle the switch on. 

    You can choose:

    1.) Reply to everyone

    2.) Reply only to my organization

    You can also set up a different messages for your organization and external senders.

    Tap done once you have set up your automatic reply.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of…

  12. 33 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    We have helpful and knowledgeable colleagues over at the Help section of the app that would be happy to address this concern. Please reach out to them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support.

    We look forward to fixing this for you.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  13. 4 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    This feature is now available in the latest Outlook for Android. Make sure to download the latest version.

    Having trouble with this feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app in the Settings. We’re here to help.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  14. ringtone when a message arrives.

    prolonged ringtone and louder sound

    4 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    You can switch the notifications on/off by going to the app’s settings and tapping on Notifications.

    If you are having problems finding this feature, we’ll be happy to help you through the Help section found within the app’s settings (Settings > Help and Feedback > Contact Support).

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best,

    The Outlook Mobile Team

  15. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    There are currently two quick and easy way to delete emails from the Outlook app.

    Swipe to delete

    Swipe the email to the left. By default, this will archive the email. However, you can customize Swipe Options in the Settings and change the action to Delete.

    Bulk delete

    This is very useful when you want to delete multiple emails at once. To do this, long press on an email until a checkmark appears at the left of it. Once you’ve selected multiple emails, you’ll then be able to perform the following actions: deleting, marking as read, archiving. A “Select All” option will also appear in the top right corner.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them…

  16. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    You can currently customize the Swipe feature so that it matches your needs. Head to the Settings > Swipe Options to do so. There, you’ll be able to choose which actions you want the Swipe feature to perform.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app. You may reach them by going to the app’s Setting > Help and Feedback > Contact Support.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  17. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    We are so sorry this is happening to you. Our helpful colleagues over the in-app support are more than happy to have this answered. Please contact us through the Help Section of the app (in the Settings) so that we can assist you in the best possible way.

    We look forward to fixing this for you.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  18. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    We are so sorry this is happening to you. Our helpful colleagues over the in-app support are more than happy to have this answered. Please contact us through the Help Section of the app (in the Settings) so that we can assist you in the best possible way.

    We look forward to fixing this for you.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

  19. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook Mobile and sharing your ideas with us. We really appreciate your support.

    It is currently already possible to perform bulk action in the app. To do this, long press on an email until a checkmark appears at the left of it. Once you’ve selected multiple emails, you’ll then be able to perform the following actions: deleting, marking as read, archiving. A “Select All” option will also appear in the top right corner.

    Having trouble finding the feature? Let us know through the Help section of the app in the Settings. (Settings > Help and Feedback > Contact Support). We’re here to help.

    Thank you again for your support, we look forward to hearing more of your ideas very soon.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions,…

  20. 1 vote
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi there,

    Thank you for using Outlook and letting us know about your current experience. We really appreciate your support.

    We are so sorry this is happening to you. Our helpful colleagues over the in-app support are more than happy to have this answered. Please contact us through the Help Section of the app (in the Settings) so that we can assist you in the best possible way.

    We look forward to fixing this for you.

    All the best

    The Outlook Mobile Team

    PS: Please use the Help Section of the app for any questions, we are not able to see replies to this address.

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