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  1. Show/Hide Email Addresses

    Make on option to show/hide the sender's full email address below their name without having to open the message.

    Add a toggle switch that will show/hide the full email addresses. Having to mouse-over a contact and wait a second or two to view the alt text is no good.

    3 votes
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  2. safe sender list

    Put the safe sender list on top of the outloo.com website. Reason this item is a setting and I am sure it is used often. The item itself is very hidden. To find it, one must use help and enter : find safe sender lsit.

    5 votes
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  3. Stop leaking Primary address when sending from Alias

    Remove Primary email address from the email headers when sending from a verified Alias. This leak of information removes most of the reason for having an Alias in the first place.

    3 votes
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  4. repeat problem printing an email

    chronic 2 week plus problem : cannot print an e -mail in either Microsoft or Chrome.

    2 votes
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  5. Hide outlook.com account on mail client

    When using the GMail integration there is always the Microsoft account visible even though it is not being used. I would like to see a way to remove or hide that account so that for people that get confused by these things (in my case spouse) do not have to see it if they are not using it.

    Of course I'd prefer to move my whole domain to Outlook.com, but that is another uservoice ;-)

    2 votes
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  6. Premium users to be able to contact Outlook directly thru the ? help box via their inboxes regarding their accounts!

    premium users to be able to contact outlook directly thru the ? help box for assistance with their email accounts!

    1 vote
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  7. Schedule an email

    Allow me to Schedule an email as I can in your mobile application.

    10 votes
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  8. instant block for blocked emails

    The block feature in email should be instant not some where down the road at some time

    7 votes
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  9. strict inbox, most good email in junk, gets deleted in 10!?

    So email that I delete from junk stays in the deleted folder. But email that is automatically deleted from junk after 10 days cannot be retrieved in the deleted items folder, which has resulted in me losing important emails. I keep inbox strict, so most of my mail starts in junk, and then I place it in the inbox or folders as required. Now if I am on a 2 week holiday and miss opening junk email I would have lost 4 days of email by the time I would check. So either allow us to set time for junk…

    2 votes
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  10. Download all in line photos at one go

    Currently have to download each photo one at a time, when you have like 20 odd photos in line in the email this is very tedious. Be nice to be able to download all at once. Thanks

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  11. Font size in left folder pane is way to small (Vers. 1909)

    Is it really not possible to adapt the font size in the folder/navigation pane on the left? Currently the font is way to small. It would be great if the user has again the option to adapt it to his/her needs like it is possible to adapt the font size and style in the mail pane in the middle. Thank you!

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  12. Sending emails to the Office 365 group except the O365 group owner

    I would like you to add a feature that block sending Office 365 group emails to the O365 group owner.

    2 votes
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  13. outlook premium

    I was an Outlook Premium subscriber for years. So disappointed that I can not renew my Outlook Premium without getting Office 365. I DO NOT need Office. I just need an ad-free Outlook mail. Hope it will be offered again in the near future before I take my mail elsewhere.

    2 votes
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  14. Can't delete an email folder

    Can't delete an email folder. The filter don't give you that option even when the folder is empty!

    11 votes
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  15. Indicate Current Account with Email Address or Address Nickname

    When you have multiple accounts linked within Outlook.com (ie, GMAIL), there should be some kind of indicator that persists while browsing messages that shows which account is active. Merely having the G logo or the Outlook logo is not sufficient if there are multiple GMAIL accounts. Would it be possible to add a setting to add an account nickname so that the logo showed 3 initials of the account?

    2 votes
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  16. verification is a pain

    Why do I have to "verify" my account THREE times before I can send an email!!!!
    Twice to even get into the account and a third to send the email! Unfortunately, I entered the six digit number from where the text came from, then tried to reenter the four digit code, not realizing that it was now requesting a new phone number to send another code to. I tried reentering another phone number for a new code and it tells me that I have exceeded my attempts for verification and to try again tomorrow!!!
    I will never set up another…

    6 votes
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  17. Add "find related" when right clicking on an email on Outlook webmail

    Just like in the main software, I would like to have the "find related" option when right clicking on an email on Outlook webmail

    3 votes
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  18. junk mail

    Emails in inbox jumping to junk email. Not junk to begin with. This is so crazy.

    3 votes
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  19. Junk-Mail -> to safe list

    Can´t add a "junk-mail" to "save List". All mails turn into Junk-Mail :( no matter how often I change it :(

    5 votes
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  20. capitalization

    A detail, but it matters. Please enact consistent capitalization on the left hand side link rail. It's "Deleted Items" but "New message". How about either "New Message" or better yet "Compose"? Thanks for listening!

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