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  1. add a progress bar or sending an

    Add a progress bar for sending an email in outlook 2016 , this was present in outlook 2010 for mac but not in 2016 - helpful if sending lots of attachments and the email times out. On outlook 2016 a critical email may fail and I have no idea.

    11 votes
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  2. 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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  3. Implement True Tagging

    Outlook supports categories but full tag support would be so much more flexible. Need to be able to quickly and easily create tags on all Outlook objects and quickly create views and search folders based on multiple tags. It needs to be very easy and fast to tag an email. Maybe a hotkey or button where you can enter custom keywords auto-completing existing ones, etc.

    9 votes
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  4. fix broken contact search in ribbon

    Contact search is broken in Outlook when using the search bar in the ribbon for any view except contacts.
    https://www.evernote.com/l/AA0pCBQMVJNH0or4N1Df8nt0FELhri5K0UE

    3 votes
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  5. Character count when drafting emails

    I'm in advertising and we often need to check the character count of our copy. It was very convenient to be able to check the character count when drafting an email on my old PC’s Microsoft Outlook since we usually go back and forth with our client.

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  6. show meeting response icon in inbox

    In some recent update (I'm on insider fast), the inbox stopped showing whether invite responses were acceptances or declines - now I have to click on each one to see. Please bring back the icons that show whether the reply accepted the meeting

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  7. 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.

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  8. Intune Conditional Access Support

    Please support forcing device enrollment with Intune's conditional access. This is an important security feature.

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  9. 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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  10. Improved contact selection

    The highlighted suggested email contact changes once active directory contacts load in. It would be nice if the first contact in the list staid highlighted.

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  11. Add support for Mark Up (macOS Extension)

    Mark Up in Mail.app is very useful. It would be great to have this in Outlook to mark up items directly w/o having to use Preview to mark them up.

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  12. Dock

    Dock icon indication when Outlook is disconnected / offline

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  13. Bug fix: message preview does not update after you move a message to a folder.

    When you move a message to a folder, the preview does not update. This is a bug.

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  14. Contact lookup slow

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

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  15. are you sure

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

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  16. Fix the tasks issue when dragged from the calendar.

    Fix the issue when I drag a calendar item to the tasks and the task itself doesn't display correctly. It is shifted to the side and unreadable.

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  17. Optimize ordering/view for new messages

    I usually read messages in the Reading Pane. In the folder listing (Inbox), if I have it sorted newest first, new messages will get scrolled into view (at least a few of them) at the top of the list. If I read the oldest of the new (unread) messages and delete it, the selector jumps to the most recent unread message. So to read new messages in order from oldest to newest, I have to keep clicking in the listing to select the oldest. If I instead sort the listing oldest first, and position at the very bottom, then new…

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  18. reply

    Show reply level and allow for interleaved replies

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  19. Active Connection Status

    Sometimes connection fails because you pop a browser window under a bunch of other windows. Don't do that, obviously. But if you just can't figure out how to fix that, then make the connection status tell the user why Outlook is not connected.

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  20. 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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