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  1. PLEASE PLEASE ADD IN ABILITY TO SYNC AND CREATE OUTLOOK TASKS FOR ANDROID

    There is no way to get outlook tasks on android phone at the moment. This makes it very difficult to remeber what you need to do or add in new tasks on the go. Please add this to the Outlook app.

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    • Add samsung galaxy note 5

      Make this available for theach samsung galaxy note 5 and 7

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        • New users - no point in downloading app. Quits working when your work makes you change your password.

          Everyone needs instructions to change password on app when work makes us change password. App no good unless fixed.

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          • 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…

            21 votes
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            • It drains the battery quickly so add options on how often to fetch emails. 15min,30,60

              It drains the battery quickly so add options on how often to fetch emails. 15min,30,60

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              • Use the photo taken with "New photo", not just any photo

                OWA prompts for which app to use to take the photo, but then attaches latest photo taken with the native photo app regardless of app choice. This leads to embarrassment and confused recipients.

                Also, it wouldn't hurt to allow the photo to be viewed/opened before sending.

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                • Edit or remove the default signature

                  Should have the ability to change or remove the "Sent from OWA for Android" signature tag that is pre-populated when composing new messages.

                  2 votes
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                  • Improve notifications

                    Oh Boy, Lots of requests for notifications, I've got another one. I think there needs to be an indicator on the app launch link showing the number of recent emails received. Having the notifications go through the notification center is nice, but I get a lot of emails and am hearing the alert sound every 5 minutes. I'd like to turn that feature off and be able to just look at the phone and see I've got x new emails. I know people with the Iphone have this feature already.

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                    • Sync settings are blank and uneditable, cannot set to manual sync

                      I like to have access to my work email on my phone but I get a lot of system generated emails that are of alarm conditions on our HVAC system when I am not on call. For that reason I want to be able to turn off the automatic syncing of email that this app does. I attempted to access the sync settings on my LG G4 under Settings:OWA and it opens a page with a title of DATA & SYNC but the page is blank with no settings. I also cannot find this option in the app itself. I…

                      3 votes
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                      • In the outlook app you have swipe to schedule - this is very useful. Please include in OWA and Outlook Desktop. Easy way to sched follow up

                        For sales people the swipe to schedule (to later have the email return to the in box is a very simple and useful way of scheduling a follow up for a prospect. It is in the Outlook app (which I have on my iphone) but not on the OWA app which I am using on my Samsung Tablet (as a replacement for my paper day planner). Also, on my Windows desktop, there is seemingly no similar function (there is flag for follow up but this creates an alarm and not a more subtle return of email to inbox as a…

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                        • Allow swipe to next message

                          When viewing an inbox item it'd be nice to be able to swipe to the next item instead of going back to the mailbox list screen first.

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                          • It works well with our Exchange 2013 environment. However, it does not have a notification alert. It also opens slowly

                            It works well with our Exchange 2013 environment. However, it does not have a notification alert. It also opens slowly

                            6 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.

                              6 votes
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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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                                      • 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…

                                        12 votes
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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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