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  1. 1 vote
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  2. Allow removal of all cloud links when emailing

    Allow a GPO removing all cloud links when emailing by default. When someone in our Org is emailing an person with no access to our internal on prem sharepoint, they should not get a "edit link" that doesn't work anyway. Allow us to turn this off.

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  3. Smart sort to the names suggestion drop-down

    Once I select a name from the suggestion drop-down and start typing the next name (in the To or CC fields), the drop-down still maintains the same order as before. It would be nice if the already selected name is moved to the bottom of the list as the possibility of choosing the same name again is very low.

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  4. Provide an option to dock or pin expanded menus into email pane in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide an option to dock or pin expanded menus into email pane in Microsoft Outlook 2016 such as "basic test" to the right side of an email draft. Word and Excel do this. The Outlook experience is such that we have to go to the menu bar and click the expand menu button each time I want to do advanced text formatting. We would like to be able to leave it open or float it to the side until we close/send the email.

    4 votes
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  5. Provide a feature to track unread emails and unattended events in Microsoft Outlook 2016 to ensure they are catered to.

    Provide a feature to track unread emails and unattended events in Microsoft Outlook 2016 to ensure they are catered to. It could be similar to generating a unique number(some kind of ticket) to ensure when anyone clicks on or accesses the email, it can be tracked using the unique number to someone respond to the email. It would also help in getting all the unwanted emails tackled and dealt accordingly.

    3 votes
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  6. Provide an option to make the Save button change color to notify the action has been performed in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide an option to make the Save button change color to notify the action has been performed in Microsoft Outlook 2016. After saving a draft mail, the saved button on the top left is not grayed out. I think it is a good idea for the save button to grayed out and indicate it was saved successfully. And when I change the content of the mail, then it should light up again.

    5 votes
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  7. Check that the date in the email actually exists.

    Many times people put the day of the week and the date together in their email but they get them wrong. For example, Thursday, the 30th of June doesn't exist in either 2017 or 2018. Could you pop a window that the date entered doesn't make sense. Or maybe even tell the user that the next June 30 on a Thursday is 2021 and it would be helpful to add the year on your email for clarity sake :-)

    4 votes
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  8. Provide an option to disable "you don't often get emails from ..." in Outlook 2016

    Provide an option to disable "you don't often get emails from ..." in Outlook 2016

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  9. Safety tips need to be rethought in the Outlook client

    Safety tips currently appear within the body of the message. This makes it easy to imagine that a malicious user will simply format the body of a message to appear to have a safety tip, and phish the user to a supposedly 'safe' site that is actually malicious. Please consider moving the safety tips to a protected area and/or removing all links from the tip itself.

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  10. add alt sign in options to "Sign In" "Sorry, but we're having trouble signing you in. We received a bad request."

    instead of just posting a message, when having trouble signing in, offer an option to retype your login / password, or anything besides the message "The server has terminated the request due to excessive request rate. Please wait a few seconds and try again."

    2 votes
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  11. Notify users when a message with a blocked attachment type (like XML) will not be delivered

    When an attachment prevents the message from being delivered, such as attaching an XML file, the sender should be notified with a message that says "You cannot send this kind of attachment, please remove the attachment and try sending the message again"

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  12. Provide a feature to Include option for consecutive replies to stack in Conversation view in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide a feature to Include option for consecutive replies to stack in Conversation view in Microsoft Outlook 2016 rather than consolidating. There should be an option to make these stack instead of consolidating so you don't need to un-check the flag in order view the first message by itself.

    2 votes
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  13. Provide a feature to view the Out Of Office messages when there are multiple recipients in a message in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide a feature to view the Out Of Office messages as a group when there are multiple recipients in a message in Microsoft Outlook 2016 rather than getting individual emails as Out Of Office responses(that we get now).

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  14. Provide additional columns for folders in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide additional columns for folders in Microsoft Outlook 2016 for better email and folder handling

    5 votes
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  15. Provide an option to move the 'Focused' and 'Other' folder out of the Inbox in Microsoft Outlook 2016

    Provide an option to move the 'Other' folder out of the Inbox in Microsoft Outlook 2016 for better email reading and sorting or an option to disable the Focused and Other Inbox in Microsoft Outlook 2016.

    21 votes
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  16. Inconsistent behavior in Outlook and OWA for delegated user to read encrypted email

    In Outlook, it allows delegated user to view encrypted email unless sender has selected "Private" or "Do not further forward" in Message Option. However, in OWA, the default setting disallow delegated user to read encrypted email

    3 votes
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  17. Emails as Slide show with mouse in Outlook 2016

    Slide show of specific folder (i.e. Inbox) with mouse transfer or just standing on the folder but not clicking

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  18. Provide an option to create an e-mail message that contains background sound in Microsoft Outlook 2016.

    Provide an option to create an e-mail message that contains background sound in Microsoft Outlook 2016.

    3 votes
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  19. Slide show of all pics in a message view of Outlook 2016

    When someone sends more than an image in the email, have to download them all into a folder to view it as a slide show, or for that matter even to navigate back and forth. It would be great if there is an ability to slide show and navigate back and forth between all pics without having to download them

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  20. Create new view that will show individual years for emails

    Create new view that will show individual years for emails

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