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  1. actually mark things as read

    items that I read are staying as unread. annoying.

    8 votes
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  2. always cannot connect to the server

    as the title. the problem always happens from 啊month ago...

    5 votes
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  3. 2 votes
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  4. 5 votes
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  5. Update badges and synchronise between devices

    New mail and invites shown on the locked screen, unread count between devices synchronised, or at least synchronised faster.

    3 votes
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  6. fast switch from calendar to email to people

    Being able to go to calendar without having to go to a home screen.

    19 votes
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  7. iPad App Crashes

    Recently the iPad app has become extremely unstable and is crashing very frequently. It is so bad it is unusable. It works fine on iPhone 5. Get the iPad version fixed.

    11 votes
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  8. Signature sucks

    Why doesn't load my default on

    1 vote
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  9. Be able to edit the text in a forwarded or replied email

    When you forward or reply to an email, you can't edit or delete the existing text from the previous emails

    35 votes
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  10. App needs to update but won't

    My app is currently switching between "downloading an update" and "searching for new mail" constantly. I've tried refreshing and restarting the app and nothing has changed. Is there a bug in this version?

    6 votes
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  11. Stop App Update without Permission

    Virtual all other app for the ipad you must manually download updates. This is much better because you can pick and choose when the appropriate time is to do so. It also prevents apps from chewing up limited data plans while not on Wifi. Please stop the automatic updates... or at least give us an option to turn it off!!

    3 votes
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  12. Tone for new email

    Would be great

    1 vote
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  13. 17 votes
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  14. 9 votes
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  15. 3 votes
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  16. Include from and partial subject in email notifications

    Seeing I have 5 new emails may be nice, but having an idea who and what the emails are about is much more helpfull

    1 vote
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  17. Let me turn off email sync

    I want to be able to go offline and have the app stop checking for new mail. It seems that the only way to do that is to uninstall the app...

    2 votes
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  18. Frozen contact sync

    I have been trying to Dsync my contacts from OWA and it keeps freezing on me or it will not let me uncheck the box

    2 votes
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  19. iOS look and feel

    This just doesn't look or behave like an iOS app. While I appreciate the creativity, at the end of the day I just want a simple and standard interface I can easily adapt to and doesn't cause me to slow down and figure things out. The interface shouldn't get in the way of productivity.

    4 votes
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  20. 1 vote
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