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  1. 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…

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      2 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Add Ignore Thread / Conversation

      The windows client lets you select email threads and ignore all future responses to it. There's no reason mac users shouldn't have this option. I would love to ignore all threads involving my coworkers cats or memes on my mac client, but I can't. I'm forced to live with their cats and cat meme threads.

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        3 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          19 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Pinning calendar peek/tasks peek on Outlook 2016 for Mac

          In earlier versions of Outlook, I always had a "peek" on the right side of my screen that included two months calendars, up to 7 days of events, and outstanding tasks. I recently upgraded to Outlook 2016 on the Mac and it's gone. There is no way to get it back either. I've searched the menus high and low; nothing. The various support articles on the 'net suggest hovering over the calendar icon to get it there; nothing happens when I hover over those icons.

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          • Forward meeting invitations, like in Outlook for Windows

            In Outlook for Windows you can forward a meeting invite received by person A (the organiser) to a person B. The result is that the person B receives the same meeting invite, can accept and gets a meeting entry in his calendar, and the original organiser gets notified that another person will attend the meeting. All future updates of the meeting by the organiser, will go to all attendees, including person B.
            with Outlook for Mac, this does not work :-( I can forward a meeting invite, but as an email. That's not useful. The additional invited person must create…

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            • Drag and Drop email to create new item

              On the Windows based version of Outlook, you can drag and drop emails to either the calendar, tasks, or contacts to create new items. The subject of the email becomes the calendar or task subject and the body of the email goes in the notes field.
              Bring this functionality to the Mac version so that drag and dropping of emails works to other areas of Outlook.

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              • Add Calendar and ToDo peek to Mac version of Outlook

                Outlook for Windows has a peek of your calendar and Todo list. This isn't available in the Mac version, which is incredibly frustrating.

                33 votes
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                • read receipts

                  Please enable read receipts in the MAC version of Outlook!

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                  • Email attachment temp directory volatility

                    Address the issue where email attachments are saved, then opened from a temp directory when accessed from email directly. If the user makes changes to the attachment and attempts to save the file, the default save location is the same parent directory as the attachment. That temp directory's contents are deleted when Outlook quits which can be a problem when the user doesn't realize where they're saving and save the file to the temp directory. Later when looking to access the file they can't because the file has been deleted.

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                    • Single Sign On support for Office365

                      I'd like to see Office 365 support SSO/ADFS authentication. Other enterprise applications (e.g. Cisco Jabber) have incorporated ADFS based authentication. Ideally, in the controlled enterprise infrastructure, clients log into the computer with their AD based credentials, launch Office365, and are automagically authenticated with their O365 license with the credentials they've logged into the computer with.

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                      • Remove the ⌘<Return> shortcut for sending an email

                        It's simple: when typing is quite easy to accidentally hit ⌘<Return> which now acts as a shortcut for sending an email. This is highly annoying as you end up unintentionally sending an email before you finished it.

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                        • CalDAV support

                          Support for internet calendar feeds. The main use case is the ability to see conference schedules in Outlook. For example, I attended WPC and Ignite this year and had to keep switching back and forth between Outlook and the conference website/apps to determine my true schedule.

                          187 votes
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                          • Add pinch zoom or reader view to mail

                            Enable pinch-to-zoom support in mail preview pane and/or a Safari-like Reader view to get rid of small fonts or badly formatted HTML mails.

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                            • Private events from shared calendars does not show

                              For over half a year at least this native Exchange feature hasn't worked in Office 365 on Outlook 2011 and 2016.

                              68 votes
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                              • Show sent messages in conversations

                                Show sent messages in conversations.

                                107 votes
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                                • Automatically add "Delegate" mailboxes

                                  In Outlook for PC, if I am added as a delegate in Office 365 to someone's account, that mailbox and calendar AUTOMATICALLY populates into my outlook. On mac, not only do i have to manually add them, but if the user is a PAST employee that i am managing the account for a period of time, I have to leave them visible in the GAL in order to add them as a delegate. On outlook for PC, past employees can be shared and hidden from the GAL but still appear in outlook.

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                                  • Provide a "Next 7 days" view. Also, highlight the background of TODAY. I have considerable problems visually finding today on the calendar

                                    Provide a "Next 7 days" view. Also, highlight the background of TODAY. I have considerable problems visually finding today on the calendar

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                                    • CardDAV Support

                                      CardDAV Support

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                                      • Add the calendar peek to Outlook 2016 for Mac. This is available on the PC version.

                                        Add the calendar peek to Outlook 2016 for Mac. This is available on the PC version.

                                        21 votes
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                                        • Default font formating for emails

                                          Enable the user to set defaults for the font type, paragraph, color, etc for outgoing new, and replied to emails.

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