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  1. 1 vote
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      0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • iOS version is useless

      Every time I open the app, I get a little message at the bottom saying “Setting up app to work offline. This may take a few minutes” - if I’m lucky. If not, the app will be stuck on a loading screen for several minutes before finally prompting me to reset OWA. I have the latest updates, and my iPhone’s WiFi connection is working properly, so there is no reason I should keep having this issue. Your telephone customer service had no clue how to fix it, so I’m hoping this will work.

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        0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 1 vote
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          0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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            0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • allow shared mail boxes to be added to Mail app on Iphones

            I use a number of shared mailboxes and i use my phone a lot to access my work emails, and it is so frustrating not being able to access the shared mailboxes on my phone - i miss importnat emails when i am out and about with work, i am really surprised that this isn't supported in an age where most people use mail on their phones!!

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              0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 1 vote
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                0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • veronique azan

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                • OWA works but not outlook

                  I have read about Microsoft planning to Sunset OWA. This OWA app works for my corporate email but not outlook.

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                    0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                      0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Junk Mails drive me nuts in my inbox

                      Swipe right/left to able mark a message as JUNK on Mobile Outlook OWA, mobile Outlook App, or Touch Screen Laptop.

                      Not sure why one needs to login into admin on a desktop computer to mark a stupid message as junk.

                      Bring back Bill Gates to make things happen... Obviously with tons engineers and money Microsoft cannot do simple and needed functions for its own **** software.

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                        0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Stop Reinventing <5 Min

                        Seriously, you had a version that was actually useful and where the features worked (didn’t disappear or function as placebos). You should have concentrated efforts on big squashing for a month, not a complete redesign. Business users want to get work done, not fool with new interfaces on a weekly basis.

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                          0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Folders

                          The favorites section is useless to me. How do I get rid of it?

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                            0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Help Required

                            Up until recently I could open attachments within the calendar within the OWA app on my iPhone but now I only get an option to preview or save. Preview doesn’t open it & I don’t want to save it, just look at it. I haven’t changed any settings & a colleague has the same issue. Someone please help!

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                              0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • So bad app

                              Please give some acceptable app
                              - super slow
                              - inappropriate design
                              - fail to connect/update often
                              - cannot update account (change of password, server...)

                              Please, Mr Gate

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                                0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • How about updating for iPhone X?

                                PleAse update this. It’s been two years. Only program that’ll work with our current work email.

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                                • Is it just me

                                  I’m not getting notifications. I checked the settings and app settings.

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                                  • iPhone X Optimization

                                    Hey guys, love the app, but can you please update the app to iPhone X’s new layout? Thank you!

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                                      0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Unread messages

                                      I think it would be good to allow the unread messages to be a part of the favorites. I have favorite file saved; they appear on the top of my list. Being able to have unread like I have on my PC allows me to navigate faster between inbox and unread. I know I can tap on the right hand corner and flag unread - just thought this option will also be a good thing to have.

                                      Last thing, instead of having the tab on the right hand corner to toggle between unread messages etc... in the top middle shows…

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                                      • Signing out of App on iPhone

                                        Hi
                                        I can’t find anywhere to sign out or change to a different email account on the App.
                                        How do you do this? Or is this something you can add?
                                        Thanks

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                                          0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Very short availability of Email

                                          Mails are not accessible for longer time as in case of gmails. Need prompt action on this critical issue

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