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  1. Notifications

    Give out notification when a new mail arrives

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    • Notifications

      I receive notifications for calendar events but not for incoming emails.

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      • No notifications

        Does not send me notifications for new emails.

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        • Please fix app issues

          I like the features available on this version but still it has a lot of issues. The app doesn’t show any notifications, it crashes sometime And have severe delays downloading new mails and attachments. Please help fixing these

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          • Mail Notifications

            Calendar Notifications come through, but not mail. Please correct this issue. Thanks.

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            • Notifications

              I do not receive push notifications at all when a new email is sent to me. I have an iPhone 6S and don’t know if there is some advanced setting that I’m missing or what.

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              • Notifications for shared folders

                This is a much needed feature. I need to be notified when I receive email in my shared folders, otherwise the app is useless to me.

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                • plus one notification

                  I do not get a plus one notification when one of my folders in my inbox gets an email - this can cause me to miss reading them on time!

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                  • Notifications

                    Notifications do not appear on home screen when locked. Any chance this can be added?

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                    • Receiving notifications when new emails arrive.

                      Please make it accessible to receive notification when new emails are inbox. I miss tons of emails and get them weeks late due to no notifications on new messages.

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                        0 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                        • Sharedmail box doesnt get notifications alert that there is an email.

                          OWA app doesn’t let you know when a shared mail box has an email come in.

                          Is there a solution or update for this?

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                          • Make the notifications work.

                            Getting no notifications for email.

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                            • Not getting notifications

                              Even though I have enabled them upon installation, and my settings say they are enabled I am not getting a notification when I receive an email. Can someone please help me fix this?

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                              • Don’t show reminders for appointments that have passed

                                When opening the app, all the reminders from previous meetings pop up even those that have passed. Can you disable those?

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                                • Notifications

                                  The application does not show when a new email arrives. I have to keep opening to check for new mail. This is despite of all notifications being on.

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                                  • Push Notification

                                    Funny how it can take so long to fix this

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                                    • Refresh

                                      Mail doesn’t refresh automatically, I have to shut down the app and reopen if I want to see if a new email has come through. Also should send notifications when a new email comes through.

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                                      • Notifications!!

                                        Every time there is an update for this app the notifications stop showing up; please fix this because email notifications are super important

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                                        • No notifications from this app at all.

                                          Every time I open the OWA app, I’ve been getting new emails. The thing is I’m not getting any notifications from them at all. Is there some kind of glitch or do you guys not do notifications, like ever?

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