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Account Name in Navigation Pane does not preserve capitalization

When you change the account name in the Account Properties dialog, the account name shown in Navigation Pane does not display capitalization and shows lower case. The spelling is correct but the capitalisation used is not reflected in the Navigation Pane.

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      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I thought that thsi had been resolved in an update yet I have received all the updates and it is still in lower case. Common guys, as you see below there are multiple requests for this to be fixed yet you still haven't resolved it. We have taken the time to write to you to request this please take the time to resolve this....asap.

      • Carolyn L Smith commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        So . . . I used Office 2016 (including Outlook) for several months and the .pst file names I establsihed with Upper/Lower case fonts were preserved. My system developed some major quirks, so I asked the IT folks to just wipe & give me a clean install (each of their attempts to "fix" a problem resulted in "breaking" something else). No idea what version of Outlook 2016 I was using before, but this week, after the clean install, my folder names are all in lower case making it VERY difficult to read . . . Now I wonder why it worked for the last few months and today doesn't. Computer usage really shouldn't be this hard . . . Please respect and preserve user naming conventions.

      • Jacob C commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Very annoying, I was raised differently where capitalization matters. Please hire some grown ups Microsoft.

      • Paul Massie commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        You know what we want so please give it back to us. I hate the new Outlook 2016 folder FONT and SPACING restrictions. It makes filing notes much more tedious and time confusing.

      • ZuSoo commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Poor grammar from Microsoft. No wonder Millennials are getting illiterate!

      • Chris Warrick commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        There were no grown-ups present when some cool coder decided that all lower-case was cool and Everybody but Everybody cool only uses lower case. Like my 12-year olds! (And all the wonderful techies I've ever worked with :)!).
        Bring back mixed case ASAP please MSFT (or is that msft?!)
        AND - as if to prove my point - whilst typing this, the IE screen spell-check accepted MSFT (of course, it is not only their stock ticker, but also a world-recognised acronym and an internally accepted one at that) but it red-underlined the lower case msft ! (Twice - it just did it again! :) ).

      • Alan Clegg commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Which committee though this was a good idea? The English (note the capitalisation - it's a proper noun!!) language has rules that some of us like to follow and teach our kids to follow. This is lazy, irritating, incorrect and serves what purpose exactly?

      • Christoph commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Stop spreading the bad habit from mobile communication. If my name is John Doe and when I type it John Doe, then it means that I want to read it John Doe and not john doe.

      • Jonathan Saunders commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I must agree, the lower case limitation should be removed. Where a user has utilised capital letters, it should reflect as such. Please fix.

      • P. Glaser commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Return control over capitalization, spacing and formatting for the Nav Pane .pst files. This is a really jarring UX inconsistency

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