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  1. Automatically flag an email as phishing in junk folder

    There should be a feature to automatically flag an email as phishing in the Junk folder by showing a red exclamation point and a warning message saying this is a suspicious email will steal your personal information similar to the feature in Gmail's Spam folder.

    5 votes
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  2. I am not able to send emails - challenging me to verify the image which i have done min 50+ times .. it says verified and again keeps asking

    I am not able to send emails - challenging me to verify the image which i have done min 50+ times .. it says verified and again keeps asking to verify.

    4 votes
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  3. Is there anyone else who feels that the auto-complete is an annoyance and distraction when composing a message

    I believe that the auto-correct program should have an option to eliminate the auto-complete program and remove all of it's distraction to actually completing a message. Is there anyone else who feels the same way?

    9 votes
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  4. What happened to blocking domains automatically

    There was a great feature that let you choose to block the entire domain when you chose to block an email. This was great because I used to have to go through the blocked senders list one by one adding the bad domains. I thought it should have been expanded so that if you chose to block a domain, it automatically deleted all emails from that domain that was in your mailbox.

    Instead of expanding the functionality, it looks like it has been removed. Bring back the option to flag email as Junk, block it, choose to block the domain,…

    30 votes
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  5. [Dislike]:KEEP PHONE CALL VERIFICATION OPTION FOR MICROSOFT ACCOUNTS

    I regard to: "Say goodbye to phone call verification, hello to new options" ("Update your Microsoft account verification options to sign in smoothly"):

    PLEASE DO NOT GET RID OF PHONE-CALL VERIFICATION!! I am UNCOMFORTABLE in having to settle for the other options that you offer!

    Joel Havian

    5 votes
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  6. Autocorrect

    Please introduce option to turn the autocorrect on and off. I find it an insult to my intelligence. I can type well; I can spell, and my grammar is good. It is hugely intrusive and irritating.

    4 votes
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  7. [Suggestion]:I am unable to download attached files

    unable to dload and read attached files

    1 vote
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  8. [Suggestion]:404 print error

    When I click on a PDF attachment and then click on the print button I receive a 404 error code. If I right click on the document and hit print, then I can print.

    1 vote
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  9. Allow "Like"ing emails

    Many emails that land in my inbox do not require me to respond. However, the sender may still want to know how well the content of his email is received by me and other recipients.
    The visibility on no. of likes on an email can be kept private to the sender in the MVP. The recipients need only to see a "Like" icon toggle with two states - "Liked already" and "Yet to be liked".

    16 votes
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  10. Recover deleted outlook.com aliases

    Users should have a period of time - a week would be enough for many people - to undelete aliases that were deleted from accounts (often by kids on xbox.) When an account is closed, users have 60 days to change their mind - they should have a similar option when aliases are deleted.

    For an example of the problem this will solve, see this thread, https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook_com/forum/all/my-hotmail-account-was-deleted-while-my-son-was/2250b864-3712-4813-b736-e896e8146c25

    77 votes
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  11. [Suggestion]:Red dot no new email

    you should fix the thing where the red dot appears, but you dont have any new email and turned off notifications. Just an idea

    6 votes
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  12. Bring back the previous method of spellcheck. I hate that dropdown box with every other unneeded choices.

    Just bring back the previous method of spellcheck. I spell a word incorrectly, I right click over it, spelling choices drop down. I click on the correct spelling and the word is corrected. That function seems to no longer be available!

    12 votes
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  13. automatically sync Office To-Do and Planner Tasks into Outlook 2016 (calendar) tasks and vice versa

    automatically sync Office To-Do and Planner Tasks into Outlook 2016 (calendar) tasks and vice versa

    4 votes
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  14. Request for read receipts

    Please enable request for read receipt for outlook live version as well.

    3 votes
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  15. [Suggestion]:Block by domain name

    Please add an option to Block emails by their @domain. I get the same emails over and over again they just generate them with variations on the username.

    6 votes
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  16. New design with reading emails

    With this new design when I read my emails in Inbox and click on the Inbox to check other emails it puts me on top (newest or oldest depending on my sorting preference) of my emails again. It is so annoying and not user friendly. With old desing was easier to check and read old emails because when I clicked on the Inbox it put me back to the email list with curzor on the read email. Was much easier to search for old emails and read them. Could you please change to old design back?

    6 votes
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  17. Block Domain Button

    Block Domain Button needs to be added.

    4 votes
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  18. Prevent e-mail arriving as flagged

    Spam e-mail is entering my inbox as being flagged. These e-mails then show up in To Do app, extremely annoying. There must be some metadata in those e-mails that is causing Outlook to mark them as being flagged, I don't have any rules that are flagging e-mails

    4 votes
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  19. Please stop messing with the content in my messages.

    Please stop messing with the content in my messages.
    It's creepy AND it wastes my time.

    3 votes
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  20. 3 votes
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