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  1. Stop Outlook Event Add On

    You think you've found an event? No, you haven't. What you've found is my rage every time I'm trying to scroll through an important email and Outlook suddenly decides to try and force me to schedule a non existent event. Is there a way to disable the feature that hotlinks the text around dates/times? Often times when I try to back out of it, the App freezes up and I have to close it and restart. Thanks.

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  2. Cancel mark as junk

    On more than one occasion I have accidentally marked email as junk when I intended to flag (as this is just below in the list). Problem is that the resulting dialogue only lets me choose between reporting or not reporting there is no way to cancel it. I have had to close down the app and restart to avoid having the selected message moved to junk :(

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  3. Unable to move files

    Recently every time I use this app and attempt to move an email, the app freezes up and I have to close out of it. -Also on another note, there is no way to create new folders with this app. I have to use a different device if I ever need to create a new folder

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  5. Can't move documents on my iPad recently.

    Everything gets greyed out when I try to move documents on my iPad

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  6. Draft folder

    Why there is no new updates for more then one year. Outlook looks fine but OWA is better, it works with Draft folder. Outlook doesn't support draft folder between devices.

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  7. Make this work like the desktop version with the attachment feature of outlook iOS

    If you would make this work like the desktop version. Then add the attachment features of outlook IOS and finally allow for text sizing so I can use small size fonts this would be awesome

    Outlook for IOS
    OWA
    OWA Desktop

    These 3 together would make for the best email - no one could come close. But they all have good features and bad so none are really that great but together - it would be awesome.

    Im a heavy user of email on iPhone - desktop using windows.

    JAMES

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  9. Slow app

    This app is slow, always show me message it takes few minutes to prepare for offline use. Not a good experience for me to use.

    How to disable offline usage? It uses up my phone storage. I don't need offline usage.

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  10. I downloaded the OWA app for my job emails and it's not working... I tried logging in with my password and it just won't work.. Can it be up

    I downloaded the OWA app for my job emails and it's not working... I tried logging in with my password and it just won't work.. Can it be updated. Or send a little no to reset password. I also use the outlook app and it's working great.

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  11. Bulk deletion

    How can I empty my trash (Deleted emails) and my junk folders with one or two clicks? Also the "Select All" option only selects few items at a time and NOT all items

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  12. Multiple emails delete at one shot

    This is the most basic and important feature and am surprised it is not available in OWA. Can't expect this to be so lame

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  13. Mark emails an unread when unread icon clicked

    ...as OWA seem to regularly struggle with this.

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  14. Too easy to delete!

    It's way too easy to accidentally delete messages. There should be a confirmation that we really want to delete a message. I have gone back into my deleted messages and tried to move it back to my inbox but it's not in either box.

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  15. Inbox not showing new email

    When getting new email I can see badge notification but when I open the app new email is not showing up. I can see the new email in other mail apps. Using iPhone 6s iOS 10.3.2

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  17. Remove this app

    Why is this even in the App Store anymore? All it's doing is causing confusion for my customers.

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  18. OWA App Update

    I'm awaiting a time-critical email and am being prevented from downloading or viewing emails as OWA has decided that it must do an App update. Microsoft, if you read this, users would like a choice as to when updates are delivered. Some places and times are better than others. Possible reasons you've not considered are but I will happy make you aware of them; when working (and the user doesn't want to have to wait), or when in a poor connectivity area (and any update it likely to take a while.) Microsoft have been around long enough to know about…

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  19. Threading

    I do not wish threading settings. How to remove it ?

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