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  1. Make the notifications work.

    Getting no notifications for email.

    452 votes
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      58 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 172 votes
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        12 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Touch-ID

        It would be nice, if the OWA-app under iOS support the touch-id to unlock the app on iphone or other device. It's clear, that the touch-id can only replace the common identification "kennung (in german)" if the user has enanled the touch-id on his device. If he has not, then the app must still require the identifying information in characters to unlock.

        Thank for reading.

        109 votes
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          1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 60 votes
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            4 comments  ·  iPad  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Multiple accounts

            Please bring a feature to switch between two accounts in owa. I have two university accounts hosted in owa.

            153 votes
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              15 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Download PDF button

              I can vie PDFs but I can't download them....?

              71 votes
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              • Public folder contacts should show up

                I'm attempting to view my public folder contacts in the OWA app. I can access the folder and even add in a new contact but none of my existing contacts show up. Please fix this ASAP!!

                25 votes
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                  3 comments  ·  Contacts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Month view on calendar

                  The calendar needs a full Month View like Outlook on my computer.

                  17 votes
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                  • My mailbox stopped refreshing after outlook made an update

                    My mailbox stopped refreshing after outlook made an update. My calendar still in up to date and I get those alerts, however I don't get any more emails on my phone

                    6 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Email signature

                      Even though I've created my email signature multiple times, OWA continually Defaults to "sent from OWA app" signature. I love the app but will discontinue using it if it doesn't retain my signature. How can I make my signature permanent?

                      304 votes
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                        70 comments  ·  Problem/Bug  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Sign out/switch account

                        How do I sign out/switch office 365 accounts on the app? Can't seem to find it.

                        121 votes
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                          9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Notifications

                          Notifications for new email and a sound to go along with it would be great! As only currently receive calendar notifications

                          4 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Calendar weekly or three day view

                            It would be great to be able to view a few days in calendar view

                            9 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Add multiple accounts support

                              Hello

                              We would really need multiple account support

                              On browser you can open another mailbox by adding the address you have access behind /own/emailaddress

                              For our company it would help us greatly.

                              Thanks

                              14 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Sync Calendar App

                                We can sync contacts with phone, how about showing calendar with native phone app?

                                133 votes
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                                  11 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • New mail notification

                                  Really need to update the app so it notify you when you get new mail. The app notifies you for calendar events but not new email. It's a serious design / engineering / programming fault and should have notifications for new mail. Every app sends notifications even the Microsoft outlook app sends new mail notifications. The problem is the owa app lets you add contacts where as the outlook app doesn't. The outlook app sends new mail notifications and the owa app doesn't. So I'm running both apps just to have add contacts with the owa app.. and have the…

                                  5 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 312 votes
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                                      50 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Delay between emails arriving in inbox on computer and iPhone

                                      I often find there can be a significant delay between when an email arrives on my laptop and on my iPhone. I am wondering why.

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Password Change!

                                        It is not possible to change the password nor the Account. Please add logoff/logon and password change!

                                        9 votes
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                                        • Allow attachments to open in other apps

                                          The attachments are inevitably read only, which means one cannot use track changes to send things back and forth in the app

                                          4 votes
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                                            0 comments  ·  iPad  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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