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  1. Referencing on Ipad version is essential for anyone using the ipad as a productive tool.

    In text citation us very important for producing articles at tertiary level otherwise word is useless. I can’t use my ipad to do assignments since I cannot reference making word and my ipad very limited near to useless as a productive tool.

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    • Format Painter

      Format Painter should be available for iPad and iPhone (iOS).

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      • éditeur d'équations

        Je possède un Ipad pro avec clavier et l'éditeur d'équations me manque beaucoup.

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        • Open and save files on personal NAS

          Would be great if we could add our own personal NAS to 'Places' so we are not tied to using third party cloud storage providers.

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          • How to recover lost or deleted file on IPAD.

            How to recover lost or deleted files on IPAD

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            • Boarders

              It is easier to use my iPad on the go than laptop. Being able to use a boarder on the iPad would be useful

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              • 1 vote
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                • 1 vote
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                    • Dokumente mit einem Passwort verschlüsseln.

                      Am PC ist es möglich Dokumente mit einem Passwort zu schützen, dies wünsche ich mir auch für das iPad, da ich es gerade für die mobile Version als geeignete "Schutz" Möglichkeit finde.

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                      • Dokumente mit einem Passwort verschlüsseln.

                        Am PC ist es möglich Dokumente mit einem Passwort zu schützen, dies wünsche ich mir auch für das iPad, da ich es gerade für die mobile Version als geeignete "Schutz" Möglichkeit finde.

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                        • 1 vote
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                          • 9 votes
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                            • 2 votes
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                              • Add "Search All Templates" Capability

                                Several have asked for custom template search capability but not the ability to search existing MS templates. The "Search All Templates" text box appears in the upper right corner of the Mac/PC version of Word but does not exist in the iOS version.

                                A simple work around could be to search templates on Office.com/templates, unfortunately when you find the template you need and download it, it just downloads into the browser page (same result when using Safari and Chrome). There is no mechanism to save it to OneDrive or the Files App on the iOS device. And there is no…

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                                • Developer tools for iPad Pro app

                                  Can you please implement the developer tool options into the word app for iPad? Due to the lack of being able to fill out forms and use drop down boxes the iOS version is not feasible for my business to use and we have had to use a different program on our iPads than the word program we use on our iMacs at the office.

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                                  • Please add tables of content, word art, and crossed references

                                    Word is totally un useful for students without this characteristics, there is no way i can write a paper using apa style on my iPad Pro if word doesnt have this characteristics.... I’m really disappointed, the advertisements and videos said office was exactly like on the Mac

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                                    • Mendeley plugin & double page view

                                      This feature is urgently required for students, as a result, I have to resort to using the PC/MAC version. Double page view would be very useful for revising large amounts of data on the Ipad pro 12.9in on landscape mode.

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                                      • be able to add watermark in

                                        finally managed to work out how to remove watermark but would be great if I could add watermark in like on the desktop version?

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                                        • Editing on iOS apps not available to users with iPads larger than 10.1 inches, please add for low vision users

                                          Microsoft iOS apps including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint allow editing on the device if the user is signed in to their Microsoft account. That is, only if they are using a device with a screen size of 10.1 inches or smaller. Many users with low vision opt for using the larger devices, so I hope you would reconsider this restriction to allow users with Microsoft accounts to edit on the larger devices.

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