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How can we improve Outlook on the web?

Where is the notification bell?

And also, why does it open a new tab every time I go to the calendar? That's really stupid

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  • Jason Smith commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    'Old' Outlook has Notifications bell symbol top right which allows you to open a separate pane to view all your e-mails which people have 'liked'.

    This feature should remain in 'New' Outlook as it is now easy to miss if someone has liked your e-mail as you simply get a pop-up notification which disappears after a few seconds.

  • Kelly Molinaro commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    In my company, we use the "like" button often for emails rather than replying. When I occasionally switch back to the old outlook for various little details, I see multiple notifications since I am not seeing these as they come. I've been having to call coworkers to verify they received my emails.

    I would like the notifications bell to be available in the new outlook.

    Also, Skype. We use it a lot within our company also.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Missing reminders since the notification bell was removed. What good is it to add reminders to the calendar if you can't see them..

  • Onie Charles commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I have to goto another folder and back to the inbox before my NEW email shows up. Why is this?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    calendar alerts and notifications are not on the main screen. please add the bell back its annoying to use the web app. otherwise seems fine.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I want the bell option for notifications.
    But I LOVE the calendar pop up option (please keep this)

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Cant find the alert(bell) button on top page header? It was the key feature for tracking the meeting and schedule

  • David Quelhas commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    In the new view of Outlook online I fell is missing the button (bell icon) for "Notificações" notifications tab that was in the upper right corner next to the settings tab. That when clicked would display the list of the upcoming schedule / notifications.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Not sure where the notification bell has gone to see if somebody has liked one of your emails?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    We need the notification bell returned in order to see who has claimed which questions in a review. Please return it!

  • Jess commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please add back the notification bell ASAP!! How long can that take if the old version had it??

  • Hugo de Jesus commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I did not see the notification icon (bell). It is very important for me to see who has enjoyed my messages.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    there is no notification bell when in outlook. My calendar reminders used to pop up here 15 minutes before a meeting/call, but now they are no longer there. I've been late for two calls already this week!
    I also have no notification bell logo when opening my calendar, I don't get the notifications there either. I couldn't find a fix in 'settings' as everything looked correct.
    the only way I would get an audible and visible reminder was when using OneDrive, where I do have a notification bell logo.

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