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  1. Setting up this app to work offline - NOOOOOOO!

    I have been using this app for some time - probably many months or so (can't remember when it first came out). I use it on my Samsung Galaxy 4, and Galaxy Tab S.

    Recently, about a week to 10 days ago, whenever I open the app - either first thing in the morning, or continuously throughout the day - it *always* opens with "Setting up this app to work offline. This may take a few minutes".

    And they are correct - it does take a few minutes - each and every time I open it. Started happening on both…

    13 votes
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    • Change Notication Sound or Ringtone

      Allow changing the sound or ringtone used for email and calendar notification. Each should be able to be different. Reason? Because the default sounds for each is to similar and I keep missing calendar notifications for meetings. The email sound and the calendar sound are just way too much alike.

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      • Create an option to to allow the font on Outgoing Mail to be changed

        Create an option to to allow the font on Outgoing Mail to be changed to the same as my Corporate OWA Web Server (like the signature feature). I would like the business email I send to look professional from any Outlook APP as opposed to this one sending in New Times Roman.
        Thanks for reading!

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        • cannot show calendar on this app

          I can view, edit & create calendar appointment / event on O365 Webmail & MS Outlook installed on my computer.

          But this app told me there is no event found in my calendar.
          Tried reinstall this all, installed on another device are having same issue.

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            • Email notifications still don't work

              Can get email and calendar just fine but notifications still don't work. No sound...no popup...no blinking light...anything. ETA on new version this works on. Samsung Galaxy Note 5.

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              • Back key on Samsung Galaxy S6

                "Back" key on Samasung Galaxy S6 needs to be pressed twice to go back to mail list after opening an email. This is obviously a bug...

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                • Provide support for current Android o/s

                  So many of your feedbacks are around support for current versions of Android. Latest app update is Jan 2015 - 18 months ago!
                  How about getting the finger out and providing support for current version of Android. Irresponsible not to do so.

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                  • FeedBack Linkage in OWA for Android not working

                    FeedBack Linkage in OWA for Android app direct me to "404 not found" page. Please correct the link.

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                    • lg g pro 2

                      I am using Android kit kat 4.4.2 on my lg g pro 2 handset and the app after opening and putting all credentials returns error "couldn't connect to server". However on my xiomi mi note 3 which is on android 5.0, the app connects and opens flawlessly.
                      Kindly add or help me with owa

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                      • Update please

                        Please update OWA and release it like IOS. OWA is a far superior app than the Microsoft Outlook application but needs some major updating.

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                        • Microsoft must make up its mind whether it will continue to develop this app or not

                          This is the only app that can access shared Exchange calendars. Supposedly the Outlook Android app will do it one day but until then I have to use this. But of course this has been in pre-release since, what, 2013? This site is still soliciting suggestions but elsewhere in MS support I've read that it "will be deprecated." So be honest with us, MS: do you have any intention of making this app better? If you do, please implement at least one of the hundreds of suggestions here and put out an update. If you don't, please just shut down…

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                          • samsung Note-3 Neo

                            Kindly add Samsung Note -3 Neo for OWA access.

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                            • 3 votes
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                              • 3 votes
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                                • there is only sound notification for calendar!

                                  Please add sound notification for incoming email (OWA for Android)

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                                  • Add indicator light function

                                    Would like to see indicator light function added. Realizing that this is a light version of outlook, this small feature would significantly improve the app's business functionality. My company's IT department prohibits connecting with the full version of outlook on personal devices.

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                                    • How do I uninstall the owa software installed in my Nexus 5. I don't have any login credentials anymore for my owa account

                                      How do I uninstall the owa software installed in my Nexus 5. I don't have any login credentials anymore for my owa account

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                                      • owa not found in list of programs to share

                                        Cannot share link through owa from other apps or browsers ... owa doea not show up as an option

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                                        • The app consumes lots of memory and is very slow.

                                          I have new Samsung J5 with Quad Core, 1.5GB RAM and it takes 20 seconds to load initial screen. Also very slow and not responsive app. Same experience on BQ E4.5, Quad Code with 1 GB RAM and Tablet Acer A3-20. Needs to be thought again and optimized.

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