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  1. Make Contact (People) Notes visible

    Make the Contact (People) notes visible without having to select "edit" to see them.

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  2. contact picture?

    None of my contact pictures are coming over to my android phone. One of the reasons I use Touchdown

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  5. Sort contacts into groups

    I would like to be able to add contacts then sort them into groups.

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  7. Newly added OWA contacts do not appear in my OWA contacts app

    When I click on an email address in an OWA email, select New Contact (or maybe it's Add Contact), and complete/add the contAct, I don't know where it goes, but it doesn't show up in my OWA contacts.

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  8. Business Card Reader

    It would a great feature if this app could read business cards and input the information into my contacts.

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  9. add ability to select contact folders to sync. We do not need all our contacts on our phones

    add ability to select contact folders to sync. We do not need all our contacts on our phones. Most small business have multiple contact folders some for prospects and personal.
    Thanks for listening

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  10. A-Z contact scroll

    I have some 5000 contacts. I'd really like to scroll through contacts via an A-Z scroll on the right.

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  11. 1 vote
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  12. Option to not display Lync contacts

    Add an option to not display Lync contacts in OWA for iPhone. My Lync contacts are cluttered with an extreme number of duplicates, making the Contacts section not very useful. I only want to see my Outlook contacts, please.

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  13. Email contact details from a contact

    Email contact info from our contacts or at least copy / paste contact information

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  14. Contacts share / sync

    I have all my contacts on my phone. I need a quick way to upload them all to outlook.... Help! Thank you

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  15. Contacts duplicity

    OWA is duplicating, triplicating and even quadruplicating my contacts info in my iPhone and not on OWA.

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  16. Adding contact from Directory to Contacts drops first and last name

    I try to add a contact from the corporate directory to my contacts on OWA for iPhone. When you click the add button the first and last name fields are blank even though the directory contact has them.

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  17. Just read my regular contacts from iPhone (including iCloud) and don't worry about syncing.

    Why reinvent the wheel? All we want to do is send an email to a person already in our contacts list. The app acts like it has no clue that there are any contacts on my phone.

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  18. Compliments

    I love how you can send more than one person the same email! It is sooooooo useful!

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  19. Stop adding unwanted names to my phone contacts

    I use my phone contacts for phone calls, not for emails. I don't appreciate having unwanted names from my Outlook e-mail automatically added to my phone contacts without my permission, especially when duplicated multiple times. It takes me too long to scroll through my phone contacts now, and I don't have time to go through all of them to delete the ones I did not add in the first place.

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  20. Improve syncing capabilities

    Allow for the contact syncing capability to be not only from OWA to the phone but from the phone into OWA as well.

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