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  1. Provide an Exit Button in Microsoft Outlook 2016 to prevent accidental closure of application.

    Provide an Exit Button in Microsoft Outlook 2016 to prevent accidental closure of application. Addition of a prompt to ask the user user to save before exiting the Outlook main window to prevent the app shut down accidentally,

    44 votes
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  2. Night View

    I'd like to see a button that would allow me to quickly switch to a night view.
    I work night shift and spend a lot of time on Outlook.
    This would make it much easier on my eyes.
    Many applications have a night view.

    44 votes
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  3. Provide a feature to set different colors for the account headers in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide a feature to set different colors for the account headers in Microsoft Outlook 2016 to set them apart visually.

    44 votes
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  4. Option to Autostart Microsoft Outlook 2016 with WIndows

    Adding an Option to Auto-start Microsoft Outlook 2016 with Windows would be beneficial.

    41 votes
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  5. Please reopen all the drafts that were open on outlook restart or crash

    Please reopen all the emails and Outlook windows including drafts that were open in Microsoft Outlook 2016 before restart or crash.

    41 votes
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  6. Outlook should display Profile name in the title bar

    Outlook client should display name of the profile name in the title bar like it shows If I have 5 profiles and I load one of them, I never know which profile I am currently using.

    Believe this would be a really useful feature and hope to see it upcoming updates.

    40 votes
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  7. Option to print only first page for "chanined" long E-mails

    When receiving a new E-mail which is a new comment to many older mails below it should be possible to print only the "new" first page. Each time (1) open the E-Mail (2) select print (3) select print only page 1 and than (4) click to print is very annoying.

    40 votes
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  8. Provide a feature or an ability to hide Search Bar in Microsoft Outlook 2016 or make it collapsible to save landscape space.

    Add in the ability to hide the search bar that appears at the top of the mail, calendar and contacts sections or make it collapsible to save landscape space.

    39 votes
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  9. IMAP categories

    Allow categories for IMAP email messages; this can be with local folder category settings or using the categories of a connected Exchange/MAPI folder if it is selected as the default folder.

    I'm trying to switch to Inbox Zero, but since a unified Inbox is not really possible because I do not get Send As delivery of connected accounts in Outlook.com, I can at least use color categories in my IMAP accounts.

    39 votes
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  10. Separate categories pane in outlook 2016

    Add a Categories Pane to Outlook. I'm a big user of categories and it would be great to allow for easily selecting and adding categories to Outlook items. The current process of right-clicking and then assigning 1-by-1 or selecting "All Categories" and then choosing multiple selections are both cumbersome (same thing when accessing from the ribbon). A pane would ease my current pain.

    39 votes
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  11. Printing Sent Emails:- enable print attachment list & print Bcc recipients list

    When printing sent emails, enable list of attachments and Bcc recipients to be shown within the printed email

    39 votes
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  12. Provide an option to Print an envelop directly from Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide an option to Print an envelop directly from Microsoft Outlook 2016 from existing contacts. Also an option to print the entire contact list on mailing labels in Mail merge would be beneficial.

    39 votes
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  13. Dark Gray Theme Unread Messages Count not Visible enough in Folder Pane

    When using the Dark Gray Theme in Outlook, the Unread Messages Count in the left Folder Pane should be Blue (or other discernible color) like it is in the Black Office Theme. Currently, it blends into the folder names too easily.

    34 votes
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  14. Fix Black Outlook Theme Attach Outlook Items

    With the black office theme in outlook if you start a new email message then go to Attach Item > Outlook Item > Contacts, all of the contacts are white font on white background. You can not see the contacts. Please fix this.

    Also, In black theme, the contrast of the selector to choose postponing a meeting reminder for x minutes is so low it’s extremely hard to read.

    34 votes
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  15. Add Picture Tools tab when composing a message in the main Outlook 2016

    In order to access the Picture Tools tab, I first have to "Pop-out" my message to a new Window.

    33 votes
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  16. Provide an option to automatically refresh the Unread emails in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide an option to automatically refresh the Unread emails in Microsoft Outlook 2016 rather than toggling between Read and Unread emails to get the updated status about Unread emails.

    33 votes
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  17. Make categories searchable

    I use Outlook, for both mail, calendar and contacts, often the category labels to bring order. However these are not searchable. It's a powerful feature especially if you use it when searching. It would be nice if there is a box where you can search the category * * * * quickly by typing a few letters, especially if you use many categories.

    32 votes
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  18. Undo a Quick Steps operation

    Undo a Quick Steps operation. Accidental clicks happen all the time, and the lack of undo feature makes Quick Steps unusable.

    32 votes
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  19. Provide an option to open emails in tabs instead of new windows

    Provide an option to open emails (when double clicked) to tabs in Outlook rather than in a new window, similar to how it works on webmail and Lotus Notes.

    This would help greatly with reducing screen clutter and work efficiency.

    32 votes
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  20. Font color is too light.

    Font color is too light.

    31 votes
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