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  1. 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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  2. 1 vote
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  3. night mode...text format changing of whole content without selecting all.

    Everything is good but there are some missing tools and features in mobile view. Such as night mode...and the most irritating drawback is that there are two margin left and right, both are taking unusable and unreasonable space. No option for "always screen on' during reading. This app is for mobile device. So for such a smaller device if the text alignment fit the whole scree during reading, that's better for all users. And also there is a necessity of a option to change whole content text format without selecting all. You can go through 'wps office' app for better…

    7 votes
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  4. Bug: deleting apostrophes lays waste to text

    There seems to be a bug that arises if you attempt to delete an apostrophe: it will instead highlight and delete an apparently random chunk of text instead. If you're deleting e.g. a sentence, character by character, it will proceed as expected until you reach an apostrophe, whereupon several additional lines will vanish. If you hit 'undo' and try again, the same thing will happen, but if you then type something new after the apostrophe and then delete, it will work as normal. I've been putting up with it for months now, and it's utterly infuriating. Please fix!

    3 votes
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  5. Ability to add multiple pictures in a Word document

    When I try to add multiple pictures from the gallery into a word document, I cannot do that. I have to go and add pictures one at a time. This is very annoying.

    I want to first go an add multiple pictures and then I want to go and add text below each of them. This scenario is very hard to achieve currently.

    7 votes
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  6. 2 votes
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  7. Allow signing in to Office for Android using multiple accounts

    On desktop and Windows 10 Mobile, you can be signed in to Office apps using multipleaccounts (eg an MSA and an OrgId). On Android, you can only be signed in to one account at a time.

    I frequently access and edit documents from both my personal OneDrive (MSA) and OneDrive for Business (OrgId). On the other platforms, this is a seamless, enjoyable experience. On Android, I have to sign out of one account to access the other. Not so seamless.

    Please allow multipleaccounts to be added so that I don't have to sign in and out

    7 votes
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  8. Make Word for Android tablets compatible with Intel.

    See above. I find it ridiculous that it is not compatible with Intel and am extremely annoyed that I am unable to access Word on my new tablet.

    3 votes
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  9. Set a code when you want to use Word each time (5 numbers will do)

    HI, I have a question about the Word and Excel app for Android. I use OneDrive. When I install the Excel app I can see ALL my files on OneDrive. That's VERY tricky, because when someone else gets my phone, they are able to open all my files through the Word and Excel app. So I deleted your apps. Which is very sad, because the apps are wonderful. When you have to give a code each time you use an Office app, this problem will be solved !!!

    14 votes
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  10. 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

    5 votes
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  11. 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?

    4 votes
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  12. 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

    4 votes
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  13. sorting in dropbox

    adding the possibility to sort by date when accessing dropbox from within Word, Excell or PowerPoint

    6 votes
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  14. 4 votes
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  15. 6 votes
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  16. 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

    5 votes
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  17. far from the truth

    cannot synchronize laptop and handset-no live share and typing
    far behind google drive.

    8 votes
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  18. I would like that windows onedrive counts characters

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

    4 votes
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  19. Print to one note or pdf

    it would be awesome if there was print to one note or pdf functionality not just here but also the iOS app and office online just like you can for the desktop application. It's really cumbersome trying to print to either especially when I'm away from my laptop and need to review or annotate documents on the go.

    13 votes
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  20. Add an option to replace Android version of a document with the OneDrive cloud version

    When I open a Word document on my Android device, I notice that it is an old version of the document. I have saved newer versions of the document on my desktop PC. Word for Android lets me know that updates are available. However, I can only choose "Save and Refresh." The problem is that I do not want to save the Android version. I want the version from my OneDrive cloud to replace the Android version of the document. There should be an option to "Replace with OneDrive Version" with there is a file version conflict. In other words,…

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