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  1. Make the Mac version the SAME as the PC version with same tools & options

    Please make all functionalities available in the PC version also available for Macs. Eg. Conditional Formatting, Send and File, allowing us to change our mail view to also incorporate things like the calendar so everything is in the same view! I know these are PC-enabled functionalities but Mac users need the same tools as everyone else! We do business the same way as everyone else within the organization and there seems to be a MASSIVE disparity between the PC suite vs the Mac suite of capabilities in the 2016 Outlook.

    I also find it highly inconvenient that the program doesn't…

    774 votes
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    • Add To Do Bar in Mail View

      Please can we have a To Do bar in the mail view of Outlook for Mac 2016, pretty useful for Business users

      653 votes
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        26 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 575 votes
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        • Show sent messages in conversations

          Show sent messages in conversations.

          440 votes
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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.

            412 votes
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              35 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              We need more specific examples of what you’re trying to accomplish from those who have voted for this feature. Are you trying to integrate with a third party application and just need CalDav support? Or are you trying to access your calendar hosted on a different service like iCloud or Yahoo? Please comment with your specific needs.
              Thank you for your continued participation in making Outlook for Mac better.

            • Remove Send button from Touch Bar

              MS has started to integrate the touch bar into the Office suite- which is awesome. I’ve seen some improvements to my workflow. However, the last update has added a “send” button to Outlook. In the last two days, I have accidently sent several messages while still composing. MS needs to allow configuration of the touch bar, or move/remove the send button ASAP.

              405 votes
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                70 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Add Preference to Disable/Enable Left-Right Swiping in Mailbox

                Users with a Magic Mouse/TrackPad have likely experienced, as I have, that when selecting messages in a mailbox (Inbox, drafts, Sent, etc.), it is far too easy to swipe left or right and show the options to "Delete" or "Archive" a message. I'm sure this is necessary on a mobile device, but on a desktop device using an input like Magic Mouse, it is really annoying. It could also be potentially dangerous if you accidentally Delete or Archive a message unknowingly.

                There should be an preference/option to disable that swiping gesture from the message list.

                377 votes
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                  67 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • read receipts

                  Please enable read receipts in the MAC version of Outlook!

                  356 votes
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                    22 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • 334 votes
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                    • 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.

                      332 votes
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                      • 329 votes
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                          Working on it  ·  13 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • 314 votes
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                            22 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • 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.

                            259 votes
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                              16 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 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.

                              220 votes
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                              • Add Quicksteps to Outlook

                                Like in Windows version

                                217 votes
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                                • Support for Apple iCloud calendar

                                  It's extremely important to sync Calendar App with Outlook calendar to let me use Outlook for Mac instead of Mail App.

                                  200 votes
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                                  • 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!

                                    195 votes
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                                    • I suggest you make it possible to create email templates (OFT) in Outlook 2016 for Mac.

                                      I suggest you make it possible to create email templates (OFT) in Outlook 2016 for Mac.

                                      187 votes
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                                      • Add travel time to Appointment

                                        Can you add travel time to and from an appointment time so that it blocks that out as well as the actually appointment?

                                        186 votes
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                                        • Add, edit and format tables

                                          Need ability to add, edit and format tables like in Word and Outlook for Windows

                                          185 votes
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