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  1. Notifications

    Notifications for new email and a sound to go along with it would be great! As only currently receive calendar notifications

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      53 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Calendar Not Syncing

      When I reschedule meetings on Desktop/Web version of outlook, those changes don’t sync up the calendar in OWA.

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        0 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Notifications

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

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          0 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Notifications

          I’m not sure if this is a thing already, but it’d be great to get notifications

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          • OWA not working on cellular or non-work WiFi

            Cannot access email from OWA App unless I am on the company WiFi - will not update with new emails until I am on the office network. DOES NOT work on cellular or any other WiFi. Was working fine until last update. What good is having the app if it only works in my office.

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            • Schedule meeting

              I would like to be able I schedule a meeting and include the contents of the email similar to how I could in a desktop.

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                0 comments  ·  Calendar  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Is this app beta?

                Are you kidding me the calendar options don’t even work? I’m going off the grid... you need to get your **** in a group before you sling this trash out and call it a software release.

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                • Multi-Delete mails

                  Pls provide an option to delete multiple emails from any folder, alike Webmail.

                  Also, provide an option to Stop Conversation view.

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                  • I have 5 Drafts that need to be deleted!

                    I have had these drafts for months now.

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                      0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Add 2FA to owa app

                      It’s been a while that owa app got update/upgrade, please add 2FA

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                        0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Mtg reminders

                        Is it possible to remove the notifications for meetings that already occurred when you login instead of closing each one?

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                          0 comments  ·  iPhone  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Error: Your request can't be completed right now. Please try again later.

                          Any fix for above error. I encountered this issue after owa apps update.

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                          • Make email filters relevant

                            Too many emails. My Important emails get lost in the chatter.

                            Please make a filter where I can find emails sent directly to me. (Owa had this filter and it was helpful)

                            Thanks, Cathy

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                            • Update

                              Will not update new password. I keep getting the same request to input my password multiple times per minute while in app

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                                • No notifications

                                  Does not send me notifications for new emails.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Notifications  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • OWA -> Outlook iOS Features

                                    Since this app will be retired, will Outlook iOS include some of the same features? Features like shared business calendars. Please say YES.

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                                    • Attachments

                                      I am not able to see any attachments people have on there email. It says I am not authorized to use this feature.
                                      PLEAE FIX ASAP

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                                      • Please don’t discontinue

                                        This is so much better than the outlook app. It works much better for small business scheduling between multiple calendars. Outlook doesn’t load the calendars shared with me and asking everyone at work to reshare is ridiculous.

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                                        • Embedded links to Web URLs do not wok

                                          None of the links embedded in messages work. They all go to a page and report an error.

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