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  1. Notification Value

    Why does this keep changing and go away when I read the mail? Understand you're not always connected to the server, but industry standard is to CONSISTENTLY show number of unread messages. Always. Until they're read.

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  2. Mail notifications

    It's super important to get a notification when you get an email; please bring this function back!!

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  4. Not getting notifications

    Even though I have enabled them upon installation, and my settings say they are enabled I am not getting a notification when I receive an email. Can someone please help me fix this?

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  5. Turn off Clutter

    How do I turn off Clutter? I've missed more than 1 important email because Microsoft Office deemed it Clutter.

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  6. No Notifications of New Emails

    There are no bag icons or notifications when I have a new email!

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  7. Sharedmail box doesnt get notifications alert that there is an email.

    OWA app doesn’t let you know when a shared mail box has an email come in.

    Is there a solution or update for this?

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  8. Include from and partial subject in email notifications

    Seeing I have 5 new emails may be nice, but having an idea who and what the emails are about is much more helpfull

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  9. Duplicate notifications

    Closing a notification or reminder on my outlook on PC does not get communicated to outlook on phone, so all notifications are duplicated, very annoying. Would be nice to have this either synced or be able to be stopped on my phone.

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  10. To Do

    Move all the operation buttons to one area. There are buttons all over the place. Top and bottom.
    Also, maybe it's just a quirk with my iPhone.
    The screen is stationary when I rotate my phone.

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  12. Email notification for expiring passwords

    How about sending an email warning users that the password is about to expire? I often find that the password has expired without any notice. It then is more of a hassle to change. Please do something to send notification.

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  13. No notifications from this app at all.

    Every time I open the OWA app, I’ve been getting new emails. The thing is I’m not getting any notifications from them at all. Is there some kind of glitch or do you guys not do notifications, like ever?

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  14. Notifications!!

    Every time there is an update for this app the notifications stop showing up; please fix this because email notifications are super important

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  15. Notifications for shared folders

    This is a much needed feature. I need to be notified when I receive email in my shared folders, otherwise the app is useless to me.

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  16. Clearing notifications

    If I have an email and I read it on my computer, iPad, iPhone, etc I will still show an unread message on the other mobile device and have to open it to clear it.
    Is there something I am missing? The sync is checked in options.
    .thanks

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  17. Notifications Error Iphone

    I have all the Notification alerts turned ON, but i never recieve an alert or notification when i recieve a new email. I just get a number on icon but now alert or nothing even though all the settings in app and phone are turned on.

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  18. App does not sync calendar changes

    If a calendar item is changed or canceled or dismissed on the desktop I still get the reminder on my phone!

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  19. Don’t show reminders for appointments that have passed

    When opening the app, all the reminders from previous meetings pop up even those that have passed. Can you disable those?

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  20. Any solution for email notification?

    It only gives calendar notifications but no email notification.

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