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  1. PDF from preivew crashes Edge

    When accessing a PDF directly from the outlook preview link, Edge (all tabs) crashes and closes after 30-60 seconds. Happens on multiple devices.
    Microsoft Edge 42.17134.1.0
    Microsoft EdgeHTML 17.17134

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  2. Failure to delete

    Delete does not work on mobile. I am using Chrome on mobile (both Android and iPhone have the same issue) and whenever I delete, either swiping to the left of each message or using multiple selection deleted items keep on appearing when I reconnect. This has been going on for a very long time now.

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  3. Sending emails

    adding TO the senders...doesn't flow like before, you could just click on senders, but now an extra click is required to move to the next sender.

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  4. UNNECESSARY ADD'L ITEM TO CLICK

    Why do I now have to click on an additional
    item when I move something or delete something. It is a royal pain the a-ss.
    Why make things more complicated?
    Adele Pam

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  5. errors of calculation statistics required

    sum error was observed when I quickly calculated an amount on a spreadsheet and used Microsoft excel and LibreOffice calc.

    I assumed it was a typo but it is worth logging as it might be a result of an odd visibility errors.

    ERRATA CORRIGE

    Any idea how to correct errors of logic?

    A mathematical analysis is required with adequate statistical analyses.

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  6. Can't scroll through folders anymore

    On the left hand side, the first scroll bar is so close to the second that it can't be used at all. That means that you can't scroll down your folders at all.

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  7. Enlarge the button to pin the email

    It always open the mail and it's so boring!

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  8. Not working as previuosly

    I can't select a Contact List as an email address. Previously this could be selected like a single email address.

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  9. Technical problems searching for emails

    problems searching for emails

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  10. email address

    How do I find out what my real outlook.com email address is?

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    Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate that you took the time to write to us.

    You might enjoy the new Outlook experience more with a few changes to your settings, which you can find by clicking the gear icon. Try changing the setting for Conversation view to Off, changing the setting for Reading pane to Hide, and changing the setting for Attachment preview to Off.

    We’re always interested in new ideas, but we need some more specific feedback to fix the problem for you. If you have more detailed suggestions, please update your idea or add a new one.

    You might also find this help article useful: aka.ms/outlookcombetahelp. It has some simple steps to fix common problems.

    -The Outlook.com Team

  11. Intellectual Property/Microsoft Feedback...

    I am somewhat aware of this but only somewhat agree. If you put yourself out here, if you take the risk of sharing your idea with a company and they use that idea and the implementation attracts and/or retains new business customers (already difficult with Microsoft considering their sheer size of business utilization - but do consider individual consumer (personal email) utilization, you may risk your own intellectual property rights. I am not an attorney. I'm also not a non-attorney spokesperson. I'm going to look at it this way. If I share something with Microsoft and they utilize that to…

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  12. Server Cache Error - Rare or Common (Definition)

    If you found an email in your deleted items folder that was 2 years old and had your tax documents attached how would you or we (Microsoft customers/consumers), address that? Particularly if you happened to find that when in the process of looking for an email related to a major credit bureau breach. In this case I would like more definition/clarification from Microsoft as a company (not just Outlook and Tech Support who see the issue differently). Please further define for customers what a server cache error is for any customers who observed this issue with their account. Thank You.

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  13. Outlook Support Ticket Number

    Outlook Support - New Ticket vs. Re-opening old ticket.
    Do we (Microsoft customers/consumers who notice and/or consider utilizing this feedback system) think Microsoft Outlook support should be able to create a new ticket for us when we send them an email and it re-opens a new ticket? I would say yes or offer to do this on our behalf. Yes. You are still a Microsoft customer even if you do not have Premium Outlook.

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  14. Mail comes in large screen and I can't get out of any of them.

    Yuck....this is awful and not even a tutorial with it!

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  15. Internet calendar refresh interval

    Calendar's added from the internet sync too slowly.

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  16. 1

    Typo in "settings"

    in Date Format, the example says September 2019 and shows 8/2019

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  17. Duration of Events

    I would be very helpful for events to show duration on the monthly view.

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  18. FOLDER PROBLEMS

    PLEASE REVERT TO THE FULL SCREEN VIEW OF MY FOLDERS. THIS NEW VERSION IS A BACKWARD STEP. IT IS 100 TIMES MORE DIFFICULT TO NAVIGATE MY INBOX AND OTHER FOLDERS NOW

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  19. Responsive mode is not working

    Application is not responsive.
    when i split screen and try to type email by getting data from other applications it doesn't work. horizontal scroll bar appears. kindly make this responsive

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  20. Signing with cardreader

    Unable to sign contracts with cardreader (digipass).

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