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  1. Send blocked emails straight to deleted items instead of to junk mail folder

    Send blocked emails straight to deleted items instead of to junk mail folder. There are 2 options, to mark as junk or to block, yet both put the emails from that domain or sender into the junk folder. It makes no sense to have 2 different options that do the same. If something is blocked, it shouldn't ever appear in junk mail or the inbox.

    8 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. "Rules" aren't working!

    I've set up multiple "rules" to reduce Junk Mail & STILL they're coming. Keto, CBD, etc. And "blocking" their domains is useless because they keep changing them. Also, do you notify them when I block them? Because it seems like the junk INCREASES when I block them!

    20 votes
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  3. Cannot block multiple spam emails at once

    This seems like it should be a simple fix. There is clearly a massive issue with the amount of spam that is sent and the amount of spam that gets to recipients. While it is probably useless to try to block sender accounts because they will simply change a few characters and keep sending away, for hotmail to not bother having the option to block multiple spam emails at once seems to be willful ignorance to the problem, or laziness as to not implement a solution. If there are legitimate reasons to as to why the issues is still not…

    23 votes
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  4. Deliver messages from blocked senders in the Junk Email folder as well as redeem the Quarantine message action configured list via spam filt

    I would like messages from blocked senders to be delivered in the Junk Email folder with the Quarantine message action redeemed at the same time.

    9 votes
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  5. No logout

    Log Out does not show in drop down box - I have to exit by hitting the Outlook address block which still leaves me signed in.

    5 votes
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  6. print email

    the email not showing the sender info in print email

    49 votes
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  7. Please add scheduled emails feature. This feature is long overdue.

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

    20 votes
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  8. WHY CANT YOU STOP .DE ?

    WHY CANT YOU STOP .DE ?

    5 votes
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  9. Process customers hotmail rules before built-in junk mail filters

    This has been suggested, but has not been implemented. It's fine that you want to minimize junk by filtering it out to the junk folder, but this also prevents user rules from being effective. I want to DELETE any/all emails with keywords KETO or CBD. When you move them to the JUNK folder, it precludes my ability to delete. Don't override user's rules just because you process them first. Process user's rules, and if they aren't processed, THEN you can apply your built-in filters. PLEASE ACT ON THIS QUICKLY. It has been suggested long ago and is about time to…

    6 votes
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  10. 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.

    159 votes
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  11. More items to be shown in the calendar item creation window

    I would like to customize the calendar item creation window to show more fields other than location, phone number, and capacity.

    5 votes
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  12. Not received email

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

    7 votes
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  13. Want to have a list to view the items which has retention tag assigned

    I would like to use Outlook client or Office 365 features to see which retention tag is currently applied to items in case that I would like to change the retention tag for the item.

    6 votes
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  14. Notes in web view

    Finally we can see our notes in outlook.com web view but it is not possible to add new note in here. Calendar, tasks, contacts all nice. The only missing item is Notes here in the web view. It is very important for all people like me to prefer outlook.com web platform rather than Outlook client.

    6 votes
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  15. 64 votes
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    Under review  ·  27 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Need the 'block' junk button when viewing on mobile (not just app or desktop site).

    Need the 'block' junk button when viewing on mobile (not just app or desktop site).

    4 votes
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  17. Emails in RULES sent to JUNK folder, repeatedly.

    If an email has a rule, "move the email to a folder" why does the JUNK filter continuously dump them into the junk folder? How much code does it take to "check the rules" before "engaging junk engine?"

    9 votes
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  18. Block Junkmail by subject and/or keywords

    I think you should allow blocking junk mail by subject/and or keywords as well as sender

    6 votes
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  19. Block Sender

    You marked "completed" the "Block Sender" item that had over 1100 votes and many more comments. The solution you gave does not work when the email is already in the "Junk" email folder. Right clicking on items in the "Junk" folder opens the email. It does bring up the "Block" function, but still opens the email. Again, your solution addresses emails that are not already in the "Junk" folder. Please reopen this issue and give us a way to block emails without having to open them if they are already in the Junk folder based on your spam criteria. This…

    76 votes
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  20. Account recovery

    Please expand the account recovery form to include more questions, & thus more chance to recover an old account. Questions like "(apprimately) when was the account made", "(appr.) when did you last login", "from which email accounts did you receive emails" and "to which accounts was your email linked" would be helpful. I know the last two are less reliable, but maybe make them 'weigh' less importance to compensate. And maybe allow for a 5~10% window on the "when" questions if theyre more than 2 months ago.
    Lastly, it would be really nice if it were possible to speak to…

    8 votes
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