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  1. iPads

    You guys are doing great but could you make it more compatible for the iPad?

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    • To avoid eye strain, please can we have some customisable colours?

      The bland, colours cause one part of the screen to blend with the next. Please can we have some colour to allow areas to be differentiated (and please allow more than the 3 shades of grey that office 2013 allows)

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      • Add a few things...

        Add some things to the app like tasks, and one drive. Also changing the theme would be cool!

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        • Emoticon Menus??!?

          What happened to the menus? They have been replaced with little coffee cups!

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          • App doesn't update

            You have to manually open the app to update, no badge banner nothing shows despite being 'on' in the settings. Not very helpful! And I have NOT updated to iOS 8 !

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            • Login

              Since I updated my IPad OWA has asked me for my new password and then hit save. It has not asked for my current password it seems as though it wants to change my password. Also, I can not access my email or do anything because it keeps asking for the new password.

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              • Alerts

                I would like to hear an alert when I receive an email in my Owa inbox. Is there a way to do this?

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                • Get rid of the emoticons!

                  Back to icons please

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                  • Wtf

                    Wtf is with these little emojis instead of their usual symbols? What the **** is Hispanic man with strong mustache game suppose to represent in reference to my mail?

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                      • lots of bugs with 8.1

                        please fix:
                        - search function doesn't work
                        - sometimes written text disappears
                        - lots o hangups... needs restart
                        - no notifications

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                        • How to stop OWA easily?

                          Since iPads often are private and used at home it should be an easy way to terminate the app so that re-entry requires mobile four digit password. The general way to stop an app workshop here to, but I suspect many don't know how to do that. And it is not easy enough!

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                              • Does this app actually require that much power that it can't be installed on an iPhone 4? Cheers!

                                It's sad to see this. OneDrive and Office Mobile DO work on my iPhone 4. I really don't see why OWA doesn't. Some information will be appreciated.

                                Byron

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                                  0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                  • Put it back how it was

                                    Look I'm all for innovation, but this wasn't broken and now it is. I can't view emails without having to search for specific senders. I can't delete spam. And half the time there's stupid icons cycling at the bottom of the screen.

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                                      • Readjust to iPhone 6+'s screen size

                                        The app looks very zoomed and stretched. Please readjust to optimize for the iPhone 6+'s screen size so it shows more content.

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                                        • Writing Long emails on an Android device

                                          We support "own devices" in our organization and any of our staff love their Android device. They are finding that when they are writing a long è-mail, the text disappears and they no longer are able to see what they are writing, we need this fixed. Thank you .

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