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  1. Category

    Category - When selecting a "Category" from the drop down menu in the task bar, it used to display the last used (5) at the top of the drop down menu. This made selecting commonly used category's faster. Currently we may have a Category starting with the letter "R" which means we have to scroll all the way down to the near the bottom of the list. My suggestion is to be able to type in the first letter of our Category once we have clicked on the drop down menu, this would then take us to the alphabet area…

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  2. banded read pane

    Hello there, I'd like to use outlook, but I find a plain white reading pane background difficult to use. Today I use thunderbird and it bands alternative emails - which (for me) makes distinguishing between emails much easier. I this possible ?
    Thanks

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  3. Reply from the Reading Pane

    I'd love to be able to compose a reply from the reading pane. When I currently hit "Reply," it opens a new window.

    I used this feature often when I had a Windows PC, and really miss it now that I'm using Outlook on a Mac.

    Similar suggestions on the consumer Mac Outlook forum:
    https://outlook.uservoice.com/forums/293343-outlook-for-mac/suggestions/15209295-reply-message-within-the-reading-pane
    https://outlook.uservoice.com/forums/293343-outlook-for-mac/suggestions/15298794-reading-pane-compose-reply

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  4. cc bcc

    Is there a solution how to make the cc-fields visible as a standard ? (We have the problem both on Mac and PC).
    It is really annoying that you cannot see the cc-field until you click the "more information" button. Hope you can help.

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  5. Add buttons to new email notifications.

    Add "Delete" button to Notification similar to what Mac Mail has, for quick deletion. Archive button would also be useful..

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  6. Allow Undo Send on Mac App

    Allow mac app users to tun on undo send where we have up to 30 seconds to cancel an email message they have sent. There is an option within the Portal under Automatic Processing but is not supported.

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  8. Show only your own calendar reminders

    If you have several calendars from several mailboxes, it should be possible to select the calendars to which you want to get reminders. Right now you'll get reminders from all calendars. Alternatively only show reminders from the main calendar like in Outlook for Windows

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  9. Import csv file into outlook calendar

    I'd like to import a csv file into my Outlook calendar and have it creating appointments from it (same functionality as available for Outlook PC).

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  10. Add Sent box rules ability on server side

    It would be really handy to be able to be able to create a sent box rule on the server side. Presently you can have a sent box rule on the client side within the Windows version of outlook, but there isn't even that option in Outlook for Mac. The sooner the better please guys and girls.

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  11. I suggest you add better Outlook integration with Planner

    there is no easy way to add an email from outlook to a planner task as a attachment. An option in outlook to add to plan, attach to planner task would be great.

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  12. When adding people to a meeting, Outlook should send an email only to the new participants and not an update to the many other participants

    Minor changes/edits made to meeting invite and/or adding new people should not automatically send an update email to all participants.

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  13. Allow the ability to select multiple messages when sorted by from without having to expand the list.

    If you set the sort by from all the messages are listed unexpanded from each sender. If select the sender you are not able to do any actions (delete / move / archive) you have to expand each sender first and then manually select each message. It means it takes a huge amount of time if you have select 500+ messages from one sender. On PC Outlook you can select all messages from multiple senders very easily.
    I and my staff have lost many hours of productivity when cleaning up mailboxes due to this functionality missing.

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  14. Improve calendar updating

    Ensure the calendar on Outlook for Mac updates automatically when I send a meeting response. Terrible looking at my calendar and then not seeing meetings I have already responded to. This seems to be a new bug.

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  15. Bring back OneNote. It's disappeared with the latest build

    Bring back OneNote. It's disappeared with the latest build

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  16. Wrong profile picture: Outlook for Mac falsely assumes all connected accounts are 'me'

    BUG: Outlook for Mac adds the email address of all connected accounts to an automatic ME contact On My Computer, the profile picture of which then overrides the correct profile picture for all emails associate with each account.

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  17. Send Out of Office replies to a domain

    I have the option to send OOO replies to all or to my contacts. I would also like the option to send OOO to any user of a particular domain. I have customers who may not be in my contacts list but I know the domain name that someone would be sending from.This would give better control than sending to all external users.

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  18. Add word count when drafting emails

    It will be great if a word count is added to the bottom of the screen for outlook for Mac users (similar to Microsoft Word). This will be a very effective tool in making all users respect everyone's time by being short and precise.

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  19. Set signature via Configuration Profile

    Allow global signature setting via configuration file (sent from MDM). This would mean my organisation could mandate signature styles.

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  20. Make sending calendar notifications when something is changed optional

    Every time there is a change in agenda, or a meeting shortened to 30 minutes instead of 45, the calendar sends the changes to everyone as an email. If things need to be updated frequently, the people in the meeting get a barrage of emails which is confusing and unnecessary. Please allow the option of sending notifications or not for each change made to an invite. It would be much easier if some changes were able to be made without notifications.

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