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  1. Fix geometry calculations so you don't cut off characters on the right

    When reading/composing a message, the width of the window is not calculated properly and a fraction of a character can get cut off on the right.

    3 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Have separate windows

    In the Windows version of Outlook, you can have a separate window for Mail, Calendar, Contacts, etc. In Outlook for Mac, all these functions are within the same window. I suggest you provide this capability to the Mac version. This will prevent users from having to switch back and forth in the same window for data that may be needed for other parts of the application.

    64 votes
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  3. Show the recipient's email addresses not just the name.

    Outlook often picks up the wrong email address for my contacts and uses those when I type the person's name as a mail recipient. For example Wunderlist notifications. Too many times I've sent the email to the wrong address. Please give me a chance to notice the address is wrong before sending.

    124 votes
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  4. 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.

    376 votes
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    Under review  ·  11 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. notification

    Use macOS Notifications for Calendar reminders as well.

    29 votes
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  6. Dock

    Dock icon indication when Outlook is disconnected / offline

    4 votes
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  7. 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…

    129 votes
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  8. Ability to attach documents from SharePoint on Outlook 2016 on Mac

    Ability to attach documents from SharePoint on Outlook 2016 on Mac

    61 votes
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  9. Contact lookup slow

    Improve responsiveness of contact lookup when adding addressees to email messages.

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  10. duplicate event

    Activate event duplicating on Outlook 2016for Mac

    13 votes
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  11. are you sure

    From Outlook Preferences I should be able to turn on/off ALL "Are you sure" pop-ups.

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  12. Tying Conversations Together

    There are often multiple e-mail feeds/conversations that come through for the same topic, issue, etc. It would be great to have the ability to tie the conversations together so that additional searches are not needed when a separate e-mail conversation is taking place regarding the same topic.

    11 votes
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  13. Fix inconsistent unread message count

    I currently have 9 unread messages in my Inbox. The app icon in my dock displays 9. However, the unread message count in the sidebar shows 21. Please fix this inconsistency.

    4 votes
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  14. Add delegation for Online (Skype/Lync) Meetings

    Right now, delegates cannot create meetings on behalf of their boss/manager/delegator. Please add that functionality so that admins can schedule Online Meetings on behalf of their bosses. :)

    5 votes
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  15. Fix quoting for HTML and plain text replies.

    Outlook for Mac has been hobbled for some time by not providing proper quoting for plaintext (internet-standard > prefixing) and by having HTML quoting styles that don't support in-line replies. Windows Outlook supports both, PLEASE fix!

    243 votes
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  16. Add ability to set background color or images for emails

    Needed ability to set the background color or image for emails.

    6 votes
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  17. Show total message count

    Add option to display total messages in a folder and not just unread messages.

    13 votes
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  18. Add copy option when right clicking on a message

    Add the ability to right click on a message and choose Copy to copy to the clipboard which will then allow you to paste into another e-mail.

    16 votes
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  19. Calendar scrolling

    I expect the calendar widget to support horizontal scrolling to get to the next week, and the vertical scrolling to get to the next month in month mode - this is what other calendar maps support. A nice-to-have might be pinch-zoom to change between day/week/month view.

    22 votes
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  20. Strikethrough calendar events

    For cancelled appointments in the Calendar, I would like the option to leave the event in the calendar, but strikethrough the event. I would like a method to keep track of meetings that occurred, but I didn't attend VS. meetings that were cancelled. Strikethrough the event would be used for keeping track of my meeting attendance.

    8 votes
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