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Add Outlook to Share Menu (Extensions), for Mac

Have Outlook added to the 'share' menu (under Extensions) in System Preferences. It's time-consuming, and annoying to constantly have to drag files to Outlook — as opposed to being able to sending them via Outlook under the 'share' option. This is a must for businesses, that email a lot of attachments. Thanks.

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  • Daniel Eberhardt commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    You can do this with some apps (i.e. Safari) today. So its third party application depending not MS outlook, I would say.

  • td commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    couldn't agree more, makes me want to switch my exchange to mail.app

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    has Microsoft/apple figured out a fix/update for this? other Microsoft apps in apple have this ability, seems like it just needs to be an update in the app.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Oh come on, this is a huge problem for me. Having just moved from a PC these small problems cause me so much grief. Please MS/Apple fix this ASAP.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    completely agree. This is a MAC issue and needs immediate attention! I should be able to use my workplace PC then at home log into Outlook (on MAC) to find the same configurations and options! this is 2019. Get onto it!

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This is definitely strange considering OneNote is in the share menu. Up-voted this. For anyone looking for a workaround, here's a pretty straightforward article on how to create a SERVICE for this. Then instead of rightclicking on the file and choosing SHARE you would right click and choose SERVICES. Hope it helps anyone in need.

    https://brain-dump.space/articles/attach-files-to-a-new-outlook-mail-in-mac-os-sierra/

  • Nishadh commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    There is another option, Right click > Open with > Other > Microsoft Outlook.app. Although couple of extra steps but works alright.

  • Devin commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please add this feature. Most Mac users, including me, using Outlook and this feature makes whole lot of sense. PLEASE ADD.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree, they should be integrating this by default, c'mon don't be silly Microsoft and show some goodwill.

  • Matt commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    MS is a joke for not having this three years on from the 2016 release. Come on already, include this basic feature.

  • Andy G commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    It would be so helpful and such a timesaver to have this option in the Share menu. I'm not sure if it's on your end or Apple's, but I really hope you guys can make it happen.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I can't believe we have to ask for this. This is a standard Mac function and If Outlook is to be standard on the Mac OS, then it needs to use the standard functions of Mac OS. Would you please fix this problem?

  • Xavier commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Totally agree - The 'print' workaround is a viable option for the time being. Give it a go.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Does Outlook want people to use their app? One would think not because they have still not facilitated the inclusion of Outlook in the Mac Finder Share menu. Why not?

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