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  1. Search is clunky

    Searching contacts or mail seems very clunky having to click 2-3 times before the keyboard is available to start typing keywords. Very frustrating.

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    • I keep getting a downloading an app update. This may take a few minutes but nothing happens and I can't open any email. I uninstalled and re

      I keep getting a downloading an app update. This may take a few minutes but nothing happens and I can't open any email. I uninstalled and reinstalled the app as well as shutting down the phone completely. Still unable to open email and calendar does not show any events. HELP!

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      • Your app is awful.

        Gmail is much easier to use.

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        • Update...???

          Team,

          Every time this app has update is never updates like a normal app and doesn't allow utilization, even after I hit refresh app. I know updates are important... However, Please remember utilization of the app for the user is important too; and when this app does this is becomes useless... Please help change this, I've seen the issue every time and this is first time speaking out and not just waiting and hoping all is well. Than you in advance for hopefully fixing this issue moving forward!

          Note: I have an Iphone 7s plus.

          Best regards,
          Kevin

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          • Poor Update

            Guys
            For 24 hrs now I've been unable to access my emails.
            I'm getting a update notice that does nothing!
            No advice or instructions on how to access my emails.
            I'm on holiday & need to rely on using my phone app to access emails.
            Please sort it out.

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            • Remove the passcode

              I already have to use a passcode to unlock my phone. I do not need to use a passcode to view my email also. At least make it optional.

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              • Make the whole thing simpler

                I have soo much trouble just trying to check my emails. Sometimes simpler is better!

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                • This app needs a logout button

                  If my phone is stolen and gets in the wrong hands it could be pretty damaging. Instead of deleting the app a logout button would be wonderful.

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                    • Syncing through all devices

                      Numerous calls into Microsoft to get all my devices synced and still not working!

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                      • Trash

                        There needs to be a way to empty the trash from the Papp.

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                        • Passcode

                          Passcode doesn't work even when turning that option on. Still doesn't let me put a passcode in.

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                          • Ability to create folders in the app

                            Would be so useful when s computer is not handy

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                            • Multiple accounts

                              Would be great if you could add multiple accounts

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                              • Worthless!!!

                                I have deleted and redownloaded this app 7 times on my iPhone. Now that it's finally not crashing, it's taking 15 minutes to load and I am still not able to read any of my emails. I use this for my work emails and if I don't have access to them, then I can't do my job.

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                                • App startup time

                                  App experience would be a lot better if the startup can be faster

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                                  • How could I toggle between 2 accounts?

                                    I have (2) separate email accounts that I don't want to sign in and out all the time.

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                                    • Logging out for multiple account users

                                      Overall this app is very frustrating as it is unclear and impossible to logout without uninstalling the app.

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                                      • Task bar, menu options, shortcuts at bottom of screen. File & People Options

                                        Include "files" and "people" shortcuts in the bottom stationary task bar next to the "mail, calendar, & settings" options just as it is in the Outlook app. Please.

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                                        • Reset

                                          The app makes me reset it every time I try to open my email. It's super frustrating.

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