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  1. Support for Exchange server mailboxes

    Please make this app for mailboxes running on Exchange Server as well !! Plz..

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  2. Mark messages as Read.

    My messages will still count as unread no matter how many times I have opened the email.

    4 votes
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  3. 4 votes
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  4. Scrolling in reply email

    Hello,
    Recently I cannot scroll down in a reply email anymore. Either I see the text in my reply OR I can see the keyboard, but not at the same time...

    did you recently change something in an update?

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  5. Old emails appper with ios 8

    Sometimes happened when i enter in inbox, i can see old emails. If i close and reopen it everything works fine.

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  6. Create calendar appt. option from date/time in text

    The Apple mail app automatically does this and it's convenient.

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  7. 2 votes
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  8. Delegate Inboxes

    It would be nice to access shared/delegate inboxes in the app!

    12 votes
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  9. Error message when I open emsil

    Since yesterday afternoon, my email has not worked. When I tried to open an email, it says error try again later. At the bottom, it says the app is downloading an update and may take a few minutes.

    This was prior to downloading IOS 802. I also tried turning my phone on and off multiple times and charged battery to 100.

    Help!

    3 votes
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  10. Be able to mark all as read

    I have not checked my email for over a year and I have just started using it again but I have over 200 emails that are no longer relevant. I would like to mark all as read so I no longer have them.

    2 votes
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  11. 1 vote
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  12. 1 vote
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  13. Edit email text font while composing

    Like in desktop outlook there should be a feature to select the text while composing the email and edit it with features like bold, italics, underline, colour change, font selection etc. If simple apps like Docs-to-go can allow for it then OWA definitely should.

    13 votes
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  14. Reply all bugs

    Hi, when I click on reply all, the email to field is blank with no recipients!!!

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  15. Mark all as read

    Needs "mark all as read" option.

    6 votes
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  16. Fetch or Push Option

    A fetch or push option would be very useful to minimize overage charges. Alternatively, have ability to work offline, which isn't intuitively obvious if it's currently available.

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  17. Organizing Mail w/in Existing Folders

    The "move to" option does not allow you to move items into subfolders within your Inbox. This is a very common feature among other mail apps, and would be very helpful.

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  18. Please get this message across to users

    I thought it would be good for Microsoft to publicize the following to sort out issues after the IOS 8 upgrade.

    "After upgrade to IOS 8, if the OWA app crashes at startup or has other issues, please remove the app, download it again or reset it from iPhone/iPad Settings ->OWA->tap to Reset Application."

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  19. Gear Icon

    Can't find it ... Where is it? How do I get to it?

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  20. Setting to mark emails as unread

    All email clients have an option to turn on/off marking emails as read when opening them. This should be a setting within the options which applies to all emails.

    This is particularly useful for people who use the app after hours to keep an eye on things but don't intend on working/responding to all emails opened in the app.

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