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  1. mailbox not receiving mail

    My mailbox is still not receiving email after deleting a bunch of emails yesterday. What's the deal and how do I get my mailbox/account active again?

    11 votes
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  2. How do I use blocking? Doesn't work!

    Blocked sender domains are not getting sent to junk mail automatically. Here it is: seeingeye.org The guy fills in whatever name at the beginning, keeps sending BS from the same domain name, and I can't get rid of it.

    9 votes
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  3. 21 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Hide some sensitive informations in our account (outlook.com)

    I propose to hide the date when we changed our password. Because this is considered as a sensitive information. Sometimes people forget to log out of their account at work or school, and the next person who will use the computer will be able to access to their mailbox and view their personal informations, such the date the password was changed. Some persons I know have lost their account because of that and the malicious person contacted the support and provided them the date when the password was changed (in addition to other personal informations) to make it look like…

    11 votes
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  5. Slow respond

    advertisement load faster than mail

    26 votes
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  6. Block Senders and Domains Not working

    Manually cannot Add or Save a email address or Domain name in Settings > Mail > Junk email > Blocked senders and domains.

    This feature was working for sometime ago, not any more.

    41 votes
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  7. No way to block unwanted email/domains

    Please correct the junk email box icons to allow customers to put in block emails and save them. The save icon does not work at all.

    20 votes
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  8. Automatically Block Entire Domain if 3 or More Emails Blocked w/Same Domain

    Automatically block an entire email domain if a user has blocked three or more email addresses of the same domain.

    (excluding major domains like Gmail, Live, Outlook, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc)

    Example:
    adfaqxamafe@uniquedomain.com
    iuyw@uniquedomain.com

    If necessary, include a setting to disable/enable this rule.

    13 votes
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  9. Don't Like Delete Icon 'popping up' in the Inbox, when the deleted email is reachable in the Deleted Folder.

    I don't like the feature that 'pops up' (on the "Inbox") when one deletes an email. (It states: "Deleted" and "Undo".) It is very distracting and hides / covers up upcoming emails on the Inbox list. - What is the purpose to retrieve it (deleted email) from our regular 'delete folder'? WE CAN JUST GO TO OUR DELETED FOLDER. - If you were to find a way to bring up deleted emails (deleted from the delete folder) that would be a good feature. But to have an icon pop-up in the Inbox with every time we click to delete an…

    9 votes
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  10. Rules Not Working

    I have several emails that are supposed to go to specific folders, but here recently I see them either in my inbox or in my spam folder. Why aren't my rules working anymore?

    13 votes
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  11. Not receiving emails from multiple senders

    For the past few weeks, I am not receiving multiple emails from different people. I have had to give out my gmail address in order to receive them.

    12 votes
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  12. More spam filtering options

    Add "from contains" condition to junk email filtering rules, rather than just the ability to add an email address. Spammers may use different/multiple email addresses but the same words in the shorthand name they use under "from."

    11 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. block partial domain name

    More spam now avoids your detection and our blocking by variation in domain name. example:
    hzoUq1FOXgy@sujtcheshirecontractors.com.au
    Hundreds of emails ending in "shirecontractors.com.au" but prepended with random letters. If your BLOCK DOMAIN just allowed a wildcard template like
    *shirecontractors.com.au
    or even *.au
    we'd have far more control of where we accept mail from.

    25 votes
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  14. Why is my junk mail folder being flooded with ****** emails all of a sudden?

    Why is my junk mail folder being flooded with ****** emails all of a sudden?

    13 votes
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  15. Not received email

    I have not received 2 validation emails from Live Journal blog. It may be held by an intermediary.

    6 votes
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  16. Multiple Calendar Reminders

    I am looking at Office 365 as a viable alternative to Google Apps. One of the most useful features of Google Calendar is that I can have multiple reminders specified. So for instance my default is to receive a reminder 2 weeks ahead, 1 week ahead, 2 days ahead and 2 hours ahead.

    I can only see an option for one reminder on the Office 365 calendar and can't see how to add more. This is a serious omission. A basic calendar requirement in my opinion.

    120 votes
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  17. Calendar updates

    I don't like what's just changed in Outlook Calendar. I used to enjoy dragging and dropping events from one day to another. Is this gone? Please bring it back. It was very useful, Thanks.

    27 votes
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  18. Please add scheduled emails feature. This feature is long overdue.

    Please add scheduled emails feature. This feature is long overdue.

    12 votes
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  19. 45 votes
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    Under review  ·  23 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Junk Folder Overflowing with Junk

    I have 66 junk e-mails, it's too much to sift through in case a legitimate e-mail was put in my junk folder. Please: if it's 100% certified junk don't even put it in the junk folder. If the system isn't sure, then yeah go ahead and put it in there. You can be pretty certain e-mails like "russian beauty" and "rock hard *****" are junk - I don't even want to read them. Please fix this system it's a glaring issue.

    10 votes
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