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  1. Fix Dark Mode to include the message preview

    Just like the topic says. Make dark mode include the message preview pane. The main interface is nice but the dark mode being there then contrasting with a bright white message preview really hurts the eyes.

    44 votes
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    • I suggest you make the Mac version of Outlook allow the option to open the next message upon a delete or move.

      I won't use Outlook on Mac because the feature to open the next message upon a delete or move that I've used in Outlook for years is missing on the Mac. The Windows version has the ability to set what action is performed upon a message delete or move. Mac just moves the message or deletes it and the message stays on the screen. This is very annoying and I won't use the Mac versions of Microsoft. It's amazing to me that this was omitted on the Mac. I see 1000's of posts for people using this feature. Seems pretty…

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      • Add support for iCloud Calendar and iClou contacts to Outlook for MacOS

        Please make it possible to use Oulook for MacOS with iCloud contacts and calendar. It should be possible by adding support for CalDAV and CardDAV.

        74 votes
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        • force click

          Support MacOS's native ability to Force Click on a word and perform a dictionary lookup.

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            • Don't change the size of text when I mouse over it

              There is a very distracting animation when I mouse over certain parts of the ribbon, like the "HOME", "ORGANIZE" and "TOOLS" menus. Animating text is somewhat disruptive and doesn't help the UI experience

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              • More prominent out of office reminder

                On Outlook for windows, when out of office messages are enabled a bar appears across the top of the inbox reminding that they are enabled. On a Mac this doesn't happen. I rarely shut down my computer or quit Outlook, so I often end up forgetting I've left OoO messages on until a colleague reminds me! Appreciate there's a notification when starting Outlook, but this doesn't help me!

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                • just did the update. PLEASE bring back the category list in the contact navigation pane.

                  bring back the category list in the contact navigation pane.

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                  • enable export from outlook for Mac in anything other than .OLM, which is incompatible with anything other than Mac. How about CSV?

                    Unless you are in a Mac-only shop, it is impossible to transfer email archives, contacts, etc from one computer to another unless you have an Exchange server - which we do not all have.

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                    • Make Ribbon/Toolbar configurable

                      The quick access toolbar and the ribbon bar need to be configurable.
                      They contain buttons which are never used (e. g. "Print" – who prints out emails?!) or buttons are inconveniently placed.

                      157 votes
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                      • I suggest a black theme for Office 365 on Mac.

                        On Windows are choices for the color theme, black, white, colorful, etc. For mac only Colorful and Classic. Reading the internet I found no solution but tons of people desiring the same. Please add Black theme for Office Mac. Thanks

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                        • The powerful feature quick steps is still missing in Qutlook for Mac :-(

                          Quick steps for mails and calendar would be very helpful!

                          45 votes
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                          • Update Modern Authentication for macOS High Sierra (10.13)

                            Enable 'keychain-access-groups' entitlements in your Xcode build to allow modern auth with client certificates in Outlook for High Sierra.
                            Trying to log into our SSO portal, I'm asked to select my client certificate for auth, but then taken to a 'access denied' screen. Outlook doesn't have permissions to access other items in the keychain in it's entitlements, so it can't access the cert.

                            I see secd errors in Console.app all day.

                            36 votes
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                            • Shared calendars appear in "FROM" and "Out of office" fields.

                              When adding someone (or even a resource) to the shared calendars list, the account of that calendar appears in the From field when sending an email, and appears in the Autoreply Settings as a user you can change this for. There doesn't seem to be anything wrong with security rights, because sending an email or changing the Out of Office (autoreply) settings will get you an error. It clutters up our input fields though.

                              70 votes
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                              • Add high contrast themes

                                As I'm getting older I find it harder to distinguish between very slight differences in contrast and hard to see very light text on light colored background. Please add a high contrast theme to Outlook. The new theme would be especially helpful on the folder list. Best would be capability to have purely black background with white letters or the reverse, white background with black letters. The current white background with light grey letters is killing my eyes.

                                38 votes
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                                • allow some customisation of touch bar in outlook

                                  my finger strays onto the send button on the touch bar in outlook and this is causing some embarrassment. Please allow us to turn on or off this functionality or to customise the bar in outlook

                                  79 votes
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                                  • Distribution groups

                                    Please make viewing distribution groups members possible from the address book for Mac users. Please also make viewing what distribution groups a person is a part of possible.

                                    221 votes
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                                    • Allow Office 2016 for Mac to pass your enterprise login credentials from the OS of the Mac to Outlook 2016 for Mac client.

                                      I would like to know more about the inability to pass your enterprise login credentials from the OS of the Mac to the Outlook 2016 for Mac client. Specifically, can this be done? If so, how? If not, why not? This functionality exists for Windows and the related version of Office 2016 for Windows. When using this combination of software my enterprise login credentials are passed thru to Outlook. When I change my password the updated password is automatically passed thru to Outlook for Windows. When I change my password on my Mac the Outlook for Mac client prompts me…

                                      90 votes
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                                      • Voting Support

                                        Enable voting functionality for feature parity with Outlook Windows.

                                        167 votes
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