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  1. Allow sharing contact subfolders. Users don't want to share all their contacts with their colleagues.

    Contact sharing is currently not working with contact subfolders. Our users need this functionality to choose what contact they want to share with their colleagues

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    • Enable SharePoint Contact Lists on Outlook for Mac

      Enable SharePoint Contact Lists on Outlook for Mac

      Larger organizations with either "self-hosted" or Office 365 service using SharePoint as their primary source to manage and share internal information are currently unable to connect to SharePoint Contact Lists, using Outlook 2016 for Mac.

      Please enable Outlook for Mac to Connect to SharePoint Contact Lists.

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      • I want to make Skype calls directly from Outlook; currently that is a 5 step process.

        I use Outlook (Mac 2016) and Skype all day. I want to make Skype calls directly from Outlook; currently it is a 5 step process. Am I missing something?

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        • Enable changing the view of the contacts especially allowing the option to view then as business cards

          See above Change the ability to change the view for contacts so that you can see them as a business card.

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          • Support the GSuite global contacts list (and make it available offline)

            Currently I only get autocomplete for people I have already emailed, it would be great to be able to autocomplete (and select calendars for) anyone in the GSuite domain (and for off-line email composing have that cached)
            Ideally if there is additional metadata entered (eg Title, phone number, office location, Manager etc) that would also be available so Outlook could display a hierarchy like it does for Exchange GAL

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            • Global Address Book - Offline

              Global Address Book - Offline

              Allow the GAB from Exchange to downloaded and/or made available while off net.

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              • Support for personal Exchange Distribution Lists

                Please add support in Outlook for Mac for Exchange distribution lists. The lists that I have created in Windows I can only use in Windows or OWA. I do not like having to re-create all of them and have them stored locally on the computer.

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                • Signature to contact

                  Will be great to have an add in to convert a email signature in contacts

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                  • Quit using ActiveX for activating Contact Sharing in Sharepoint

                    Sharepoint is great for connecting address lists with Outlook. But Mac users cannot activate this funktion, because it is only possible with Microsoft Internet Explorer.

                    Please use another technology for activating the button in Sharepoint.

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                    • Fix 2 bugs in Contact/Notes view. 1) First 30-ish characters auto delete and have to be retyped. 2) Font sometimes Calibri sometimes Cambria

                      Fix 2 bugs.

                      1) First 30-ish characters automatically delete themselves. You have to retype them. When you retype, they don't delete and you can continue writing the note. Happens every time.

                      2) Minor, but sometimes Notes appear in Calibri and sometimes in Cambria. Weird. Not a huge deal, but I'm sure that's not how you intended it to be.

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                      • For the Mac version, add the ability to store images as part of a contact card. In the Win version, many different types of objects may save

                        In the Win version, many different types of objects may be saved within the contact card (images, excel, word, etc.

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                        • Modify distribution list membership

                          Have the ability to modify membership for distribution list in the address book as is in the Windows version.

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                          • Delve People Preview Pane

                            Similar to the Delve people pane that appears on Outlook 365 web, can a rich people pane appear when clicking a user's name - displaying elements like org chart, contact details, photo, files etc.

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                            • Change initials bubble

                              Change the initials bubble to match the way your corporate directory presents names (last, first vs. first last)

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                              • Make autocomplete of addresses favour the people you actually email

                                I work for a large company with a big directory of people. However, I only ever really need to send emails to a dozen or so different addresses.

                                For some reason Outlook doesn't autocomplete from my address book, it defaults to the company directory.

                                For example, when I try to send an email to my colleague Adam, I type Adam and the autocomplete selects some other Adam that I've never heard of rather than the one I email everyday.

                                Surely it would make sense to select the 'Adam' that I email most?

                                7 votes
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                                • Sync local contacts from Apple Contacts app

                                  EWS is blocked for OS X at most companies because it presents the potential issue of data leakage.

                                  Many companies are taking advantage of Intune's conditional access, but until conditional access supports EWS, many companies disable EWS. Companies do this because EWS sidesteps conditional access when abled and allows all email/calendar/contacts to be downloaded to a devices without any way for the company to enforce security policies simultaneously.

                                  On OS X, it is important to have your contacts in the Apple Contacts app because a Mac basically functions like a cell phone with the ability to make/receive phone calls and…

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                                  • Allow changing the default fields that show when viewing contacts.

                                    Allow changing the default fields that show when viewing contacts. I always want to see "Job Title" by default.

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                                    • Contact Import / Export Formats

                                      Export multiple contacts to a single vCard so it can be imported into Gmail or iCloud. In other words upgrade vCard to be standards compliant.

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