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  1. Attaching a photo in an email message.

    In old Outlook we used to be able to move an attachment (photo) to the body of an email. I don't find that option in the new Outlook. Please bring it back.

    43 votes
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    8 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Right clicking on folders no longer does anything. I can no longer add or delete folders

    Right clicking on folders no longer does anything. I can no longer add or delete folders

    4 votes
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  3. We are still having issues with our "reply" "reply all" and "forward" buttons.

    We are still having issues with our "reply" "reply all" and "forward" buttons. When we hit one of those features, the email just goes away and takes us back to the general inbox. We then have to go find that email again in order to reply, etc. Please let us know if this is something that can be worked on!! It is very inconvenient.

    Thank you,
    Amanda - A Healing Place, LLC.
    ahealingplace@live.com
    517-998-4673

    38 votes
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  4. YOU MOVED ALL MY INBOX TO DELETED, NOW I CAN'T GET THEM ALL BACK, WHERE ARE MY EMAILS???

    YOU MOVED ALL MY INBOX EMAILS INTO MY DELETED BOX. I MOVED THEM BACK BUT SOME ARE STILL MISSING!!

    27 votes
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  5. attachment PDF file can not see inputbox to keyin password

    attachment PDF file can not see inputbox to keyin password

    6 votes
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  6. rules that work on spam folder

    I am making tonnes of rules to try to cut down on the amount of spam I am getting. I have dozens of rules, saying for certain words to be deleted, but they are still ending up in my Junk Email. The same words being used over and over in the rules, but they are still going through. So your rules are not working what so ever.
    I was told that the rules do NOT apply to emails that are you already direct to the spam folder, that your "spam" rules bypass any rules we make ourselves. That's rather annoying.…

    61 votes
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    25 comments  ·  Spam  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Managing Subscriptions in Mail Settings

    The Subscriptions page in Mail Settings should be properly thought through.
    Currently, there is a list of email addresses in it that apparently shows the many newsletters a user is subscribed to.

    I believe this list is populated automatically without any input from the user. It is scary to see in that list email addresses that are obviously junk email addresses as well. Gives the user the impression either the system has been compromised or the user might have unknowingly subscribed to a ton of junk emails, which are not their fault in any way.

    Futhermore, some email addresses are…

    20 votes
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  8. Request cannot be completed

    Your request can't be completed at the moment

    23 votes
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  9. Emails Disappeared (when moving from Junk Email to Focused Inbox)

    The mails disappear when moving from Junk Email to Focused Inbox. Those mails are important and not Junk! Please recover them!

    3 votes
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  10. 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."

    4 votes
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  11. Disaster

    The ads on the right are a nuisance. It is too cramped and complicated is right! And very difficult to find the thread of my email messages. Also attachments are hard to find. In short a true disaster. Take me back to the old outlook please. Help!

    156 votes
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  12. Appspot should be undeliverable

    I can't find a way to block this sender. appspot.com - 100's of spam emails per day.

    1 vote
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  13. Cant send and open emails

    I have to refresh few times the page until I can open an email. Sending a one-line email takes minutes.

    8 votes
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    26 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. Where are my other email accounts? Where is the button to rienstate other accounts?

    Where are my other email accounts? Where is the button to rienstate other accounts?

    44 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. printing calender

    I need to be able to print the calendar like I could before. Now the calendar won't print correctly in landscape mode. It prints half on one page and half on another. The margins are off and look lopsided when printed.

    I also like being able to print a date range. For example, I sometimes need to print 3 months at a time when I'm looking at my schedule. Now I have to go and print from each month instead. It takes too much time.

    I miss being able to scroll down through the calendar. I sometimes need to look…

    32 votes
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  16. Themes are not available with dark mode, also in dark mode the writing pan is still in light mode. make it dark.

    Themes are not available with dark mode, also in dark mode the writing pan is still in light mode. make it dark. Make it possible that one could add custom themes and wallpapers that are live. No transparency and no blur effects and fluent design in outlook.com

    10 votes
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  17. Junk Email Deleted Quicker Than Advertised

    The Junk Email folder has a banner saying "Junk Email will be deleted after 30 days" yet it repeatedly automatically deletes things 11 days old. Really not happy!!

    10 votes
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  18. "Empty Folder" appears in Inbox

    "Empty Folder" appears in Inbox and other folders after switching to junk folder and back. Browser has to be closed or one has to log out of account in order to restore normal toolbar.

    5 votes
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  19. do a better job blocking spam

    why can't you block all the .host spam emails before they come in?

    9 votes
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  20. junk folder requires me to click on each mail item after deleting

    Why does the junk folder require me to click on each mail item after deleting one? In the non-beta version, I used to be able to delete a junk email and the focus would automatically change to the next email in the junk folder. Now, it annoyingly requires me to click on the next email ("Select an item to read") after deleting. Please fix this!

    38 votes
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