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  1. i think you should give rewards like Microsoft based products for using word

    i think you should give rewards like Microsoft based products for using word like for example you get 300 points for typing an essay and it cost 3400 points to get a new surface pro or nokia lumina or something

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  2. Cache feature needed- Consumes a lot of CPU all the time

    Even when i am not using Word, it remains in RAM in active mode consuming CPU & battery. Please allow cache of Word in RAM so that it free the CPU when it is not being used

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  3. Navigation pane access in Word mobile app

    Give access to the navigation pane in the word mobile app.

    4 votes
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  4. Access to autocorrect settings like in the Windows version

    I would like to be able to set up a list of autocorrect shortcuts like in the windows version.

    4 votes
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  5. Bring back word count pop up box

    When typing at the bottom of the screen I used to see the page number and word count. Recently the word count has gone missing. It is available on the app on my iPhone but not on my chrome book. Please add the word count back to the pop up box that has the page number.

    4 votes
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  6. Remove the incredibly annoying and time wasting Welcome Back popup.

    I see that requests to remove this idiotic "feature" from the Windows versions of Word were made long ago and apparently not acted upon. So migrating a feature that almost all users hate to Android makes no sense. It is this type of arrogance and non-responsiveness that make Microsoft so hated

    4 votes
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  7. Improve support for external keyboards in RTL languages

    External keyboards work pretty well in LTR languages, but have many problems while switching to RTL languages (as a translator working on both Hebrew and Arabic I can testify that the situation in Hebrew is far far worse). First, the cursor jumps around without any reasonable ored or logic, so it is not uncommon to start a sentence and in a matter of seconds find yourself continuing the sentence in a random place in the document. Second, the alignment is inconsistent with numbers being aligned as LTR which causes terrible issues within the sentences. There are many more issues and…

    4 votes
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  8. ttf file, Save as PDF, Grammar checking

    Please allow us to import fonts or "ttf" file.
    Please add the most useful feature - Save as PDF.
    Add also extra grammar checking.

    4 votes
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  9. 4 votes
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  10. Recent files list

    Needs an option to switch off the recent files list. I have encrypted doc files on my phone which require a password to open them. But once opened they can be accessed directly from the Recent Files list. There should at least be an option to switch off this obvious security flaw.

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  11. Bring back Mobile (Reflow) View

    New ribbon UI for Android no longer offers Mobile View, so text does not rewrap for screen width during editing. Very very difficult to use Word on phone without it. Constant side to side scrolling. Horrible setback for work productivity...I used to write for hours on phone and now can't stand it for more than five minutes. Using Samsung Note 5 and 8.

    4 votes
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  12. Auto correct drives me nuts sometimes

    It forcesme to spell suppose in the past tense and the grammer suggestions should actually give you a suggestion. I guess we haven't quite got thier yet Microsoft? I know you can do better than that.

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  13. Office 365 Lite

    Nowadays, most people have smartphones, and for us that do not need professional grade documents, but still need advance features not offered in the free mobile apps nor the web apps. I want to ask for Microsoft to create a plan for that. I barely use a computer nowadays. 95% of my use is via a smartphone. therefore I will be waisting a regular subscription to office 365, since I dont have a computer to install the regular desktop apps. my storage needs varies between 10GB to 30GB. running a microbusiness and full time employed. so It makes sense for…

    4 votes
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  14. Allow files locked with desktop version to be accessed with Mobile App

    Sensitive files with a password set with the desktop version apparently can't be opened with mobile Word (or Excel). I've seen some issues with OneDrive not allowing secured files to be opened even from a PC without downloading the file locally first... kind of defeats the purpose?

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  15. make word exciting for all android devices

    when i search for word , powerpoint , excel ect somethimes it says this application is not comtaible for this device

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  16. 4 votes
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  17. I would like that windows onedrive counts characters

    I would like to count the caracthers. I just can count words.

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  18. Wps is Chinese app ms office is very good to replace but hindi font not install this issu solve

    Wps is Chinese app ms office is very good to replace but hindi font not install this issu solve

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  19. Functionality in Word

    Chromebook needs to add an adjustable "zoom" function to Word. Currently, users can only zoom in 100%. It should be in sync with the other operating systems.

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  20. Add more Urdu fonts please...

    Please add more Urdu fonts like Jameel Noori Nastaleeq, Alvi Nastaleeq, Mehr Nastaleeq etc. More smooth Nastaleeq fonts for Urdu language please.
    God bless you.

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