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  1. ‘Protect’ only renders on 2nd attempt

    When I try to send an encrypted message from my iOS browser or from the OWA app it does not give me the ‘Protect’ option upon first attempt. I have to close my message and try sending a new one to get that to come up when I click on the three dots.

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    • Language setting

      How can I change default language from Chinese to English?

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      • Shared mail box

        Can you allow us able to to view shared mailboxes via a mobile phone? So far the only way to do this is on a outlook app on a laptop.

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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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            • Automatic sync bug

              It’s the third time I switched off automatic sync, please correct this bug

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              • Attach word documents to emails

                I can’t add any documents to my emails when I use the app on my iPad

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                  • Problème avec les dossiers publics

                    Je suis étonné car l'app est censé permettre d'ouvrir les dossiers publics or j'ai un carnet de contact qui apparaît bien mais les contacts ne s'affichent pas. Il me semble qu'a l'installation cela a fonctionné une fois et donc qu'il s'agit d'un bug. À priori d'autres personne i'ont signalé mais rien n'est fait.

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                    • Manage via intune MAM

                      Need to be able to manage this application via Intune MAM. Currently no way to force users to turn on PIN protection.

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                      • Dark Mode

                        It would be nice if this application had a dark mode, similar to what’s available on the the PC Outlook version.

                        If you wanted to go the extra mile, provide users a variety of options to choose from.

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                        • Bug in mobile numbers call

                          Guys,

                          There is a bug, when trying to call number from OWA
                          Contact number, 2B appears in a place of + sign, as result call not working

                          Please take attention to fix this
                          Seryoja negoduet

                          Best Regards,
                          FA

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                          • OWA layout misformed

                            After opening an attachment and coming back to OWA the layout is misformed. The bottom bar is expanded and the top bars are missing.
                            Device: Ipad mini 1

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                              • Mistakenly delete email

                                Whenever I scroll up or down my inbox list, it is so easy to accidentally delete email followed by my finger, and I can't restore it from I deleted box, please address this issue as soon as possible.

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                                • It freezes

                                  It freezes often and must be restarted

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                                  • Mails don’t exist

                                    Once I close the app and then reopen the app, earlier all mails are wiped out.Kindly provide solution so that I can excess older mails

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                                    • Support

                                      It saddens me to remove OWA it has better integration with Microsoft products but since you have chosen not to support the app then I am forced to remove it from my iPhone 6S

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                                        • iPhone X Support for OWA

                                          Please update OWA to support the new iPhone X screen size.

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