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  1. OWA doesnt show my inbox in the language I selected.

    OWA doesnt show my inbox in the language I selected.

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      • I want to be able to pop compose into a new window

        I want to be able to write an email and still be able to navigate around and use my inbox.

        12 votes
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        • Very slow and unresponsive

          After initial page load, clicking between several different email threads can take up to 10 seconds (UI locks up completely, no hover state shown for other threads on mouseover, etc).

          It even locked up so bad chrome showed me the "aw snap" page (maybe it ran out of memory, maybe it hit the CPU too hard and locked up, not sure).

          Sometimes if I give the page a bit of time to settle after loading it returns to a fluid behavior. But it is definitely a regression from the old OWA in terms of "once the page loads and shows…

          8 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Bug  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            Working on it  ·  James PetersJames Peters responded

            This is the main focus of the team right now and we are actively working on improving this.

          • add the like button back

            I like being able to acknowledge an email without having to reply, the like button was great for that.

            14 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Enterprise feature missing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              Under review  ·  James PetersJames Peters responded

              The React Beta is a consumer only release for now, and like does not exist in consumer, we will look at adding this when we start to focus on enterprise.

            • 3 votes
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              • Subject lines display garbled fonts

                Somethin is broken withe the Code to insert language specific. FWD and RE prefixes. It displays Symbol Fonts. It Looks if I was swearing in the subject line o-O

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                • With that preview next feature enabled, I can't open any message in separate window.

                  With that preview next feature enabled, I can't open any message in separate window. Is that intended or just a bug?

                  If intentional, it's a great way to limit the # of people willing to use the feature.

                  2 votes
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                  • 11 votes
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                      Planned  ·  James PetersJames Peters responded

                      For the initial release we decided that view item attachments was not a valuable enough consumer feature to make it into the V1. Most of the usage/value is from enterprise use and we plan on adding this in the future.

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                      • Where is 'message source'?

                        new UI looks good... However please don't remove the 'message source' Window. Developers like me need it

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                        • 2 votes
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                          • Settings seems to be broken - can't set rules like I used to

                            All the items in the submenu that appears when I click "settings" (such as automatic replies) are dead - can't click them and nothing happens.

                            4 votes
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                              Working on it  ·  James PetersJames Peters responded

                              We are doing a re-write of settings right now. You should see this functionality in the next few weeks. If you need to get to your full settings, please exit the beta and access if from there.

                            • 4 votes
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                                Under review  ·  James PetersJames Peters responded

                                The React Beta is going to be shipping to consumer users first, and they do not have Skype for Business which is why it is not in the product yet. It will be looked at for the enterprise release.

                              • please add ignore conversation action

                                I really miss the ignore conversation button, it is very useful for noisy threads I don't care about.

                                5 votes
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                                  Under review  ·  James PetersJames Peters responded

                                  thanks for your suggestion. The product team will review the request and get back to you.

                                • Signature settings missing

                                  Can't find signature settings

                                  2 votes
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                                  • New UI takes up too much space, Couldn't Download Attachment

                                    For screens with limited horizontal space (vertical monitor, low-res screen) the new UI is more difficult to use. The new vertical sidebar takes up more space, and offers no new features.

                                    Also, had to I switched back because I couldn't download an old attachment from an email chain.

                                    2 votes
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                                      • 2 votes
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                                        • React not displaying recently arrived email

                                          React not displaying recently arrived email

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