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  1. 2 votes
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    • Make it work with iOS 10 and iPhone 7

      This app crashes on iOS 10 latest build and iPhone 7

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      • Ability to attach SharePoint files

        Why can we attach files from Dropbox and not from SharePoint? Why can't we attach files from the main storage account for office365 subscribed companies? Why SharePoint isn't available as an storage account within OWA, Outlook or Mail apps? Why requests in this sense are censored or ignored? To whom should we escalate the problem? To Mr. Nadella himself? Is there a timeframe to solve this unexplainable problem?
        Thanks for concrete answers.

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        • Won't open attachments anymore

          Anytime I try to open a word document attached to an email it no longer loads the attachment. This needs to get fixed now

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          • Attachments

            Can you add a function to allow attachments (doc's etc. Other then photos) to this app please?

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              • Group Email Account Access

                Please add the ability to access our group email accounts when we are away from our desktop outlook.

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                        • EDIT contacts does not SAVE only DISCARD works - OWA 4 Android - waste of time & bad 4 business - too easy to forget to add on pc later

                          Add new or Edit a Contact in OWA for Android DOES NOT SAVE - Editing totally fails and all your typing is wasting the only button that works is DISCARD! This is urgent to fix as contact editing is impossible. This is a deal breaker without that why use the app. Using on Samsung Galaxy 7 edge FYI. Updates on.

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                            • Kill the keep reading

                              Hi
                              If I'm scrolling I'm reading. I don't need the interruptions or delays of OWA wondering if I'd like to keep reading a long email. E.g the daily headlines from NYT

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                              • Viewing attendees does not populate

                                When using the Outlook app on my iPad and I switch between Event and Attendees when I open a meeting it does not display the attendees.

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                                • Make time wheel working

                                  It's very difficult to change the time. Time wheel scrolls to slow, to fast or the full page ist scrolling. Terrible usability.

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                                  • Idea

                                    Add a feature to update you on a instant sound that you got a email would help a lot

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                                    • Zip

                                      Unzip a compressed file

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                                      • Notifications

                                        Make the notification work consistently. I have to set reminders now on my phone to check it since some hours of the day it works and on other days it does not. This should not be necessary in today's level of technology.

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                                        • Bug - Password Change = Loss of connectivity

                                          When my password is changed elsewhere (e.g. using my Windows 10 PC), OWA loses connectivity and there is no way to re-authenticate, effectively making the app useless.

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