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  1. Allow us to create new folders on the iPhone app. Can't seem to do this yet.

    Create new folders under Inbox using the iPhone app.

    46 votes
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    3 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Add confirmation to deletion of mail

    Request to add 'Are-You-Sure' option to Delete mail feature, especially when using from the horizontal swipe bar.

    5 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Read / Unread display

    Request to differentiate Read/Unread header display more prominent. As of now the Blue Bar on left side is way bit narrow. Maybe the Subject text can be bolder for unread items or tint the whole bar in Light blue while read items can be as it is now ( thin font and white background)

    4 votes
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  4. Date & Time

    Date & Time display to be little larger in Inbox page.

    3 votes
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  5. Make the create a group work

    When I try to create a group that choice does not show, only the single create a contact pops up

    8 votes
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    1 comment  ·  iPad  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Ability to change font size

    My font is way too small.

    131 votes
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  7. Background App refresh

    Add a feature to keep OWA syncing with the server. This feature will enhance the 'unread ' feature which requires the app to be in the foreground.

    12 votes
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  8. 3 votes
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  9. Theme

    Can we have a day/night theme?

    4 votes
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  10. Improve moving from email to email

    I find emails just vanish from time to time.

    1 vote
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  11. 1 vote
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  12. 280 votes
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    23 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. 12 votes
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  14. Open .wav files.

    I just want to listen to my voicemail! Ftlog

    6 votes
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  15. Public folder support

    Please add access to public folders of various types. Calendars and Contacts especially.

    61 votes
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    8 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Smart links

    Please make address, phone numbers and urls as smart links across mail, calendar and contact.

    Also phone numbers are not able to be copied and pasted. The selection tool does not constraint itself to just the number but selects the whole block. Thank you.

    8 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Honor conditional formatting from Outlook

    I color code my inbox using rules defined in outlook's view settings. It would be great if this owa app honored those settings and color coded messages accordingly. Thanks

    32 votes
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  18. Access the email for a mailbox I am a delegate on

    Be able to access the email box in a simple and easy way for mailbox that I am a delegate on. Would allow me to monitor my organizations generic email boxes on the go

    11 votes
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  19. 176 votes
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    19 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. dial in info in calendar

    Please make the dial in info in calendar invites clickable. It should be able to identify the phone number and the passcode and send that to the phone to dial with the passcode sent with a pause. The calendar app in iOS does this functionality today. Thanks.

    37 votes
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