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  1. When ever new user created in O365 Tenant,new user has to get an email to his office mail id or else customized mail ID.

    When ever new user created in O365 Tenant,new user has to get an email to his office mail id or else customized mail ID.

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    • Please allow option to insert the image in autoreply in OWA

      Please allow option to insert the image in autoreply in OWA

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      • Error- "Either there is no email client or the current mail client canot fulfill the messaginf request. Please run Microsoft Outlook..

        User get the error- "Either there is no email client or the current mail client cannot fulfill the messaging request. Please run Microsoft Outlook and set it as the default mail client." while previewing the .msg files in the Preview Pane enabled under File Explorer.
        We have Win 10 Enterprise 64-bit OS on which we are using the Office(Outlook) 2016 64-bit and though Outlook is already a default mail client still user is getting this error. While troubleshooting this issue I found that other file types are being previewed with no issues other than .msg files also when I tried…

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        • Do not retire Connection from business 365

          We are a small company that started using windows for business 365 and love it. We used the connections portion of it and was an amazing hit wit the clients now it is being retired. What is this going to mean for us. The best thing about 365 is that everything you need is there in one spot.
          We need the connection/ campaign APP
          Please do something

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          • Outlook Email Address Extractor

            Outlook Email Address Extractor is powerful software designed to collect email ids from Outlook account. https://www.kmttech.com/email-extractor.html

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            • Gmail Email Extractor

              Perfect gmail email address software to easily collected all gmail, outlook and yahoo email addresses successfully. Try free demo https://www.kmttech.com/email-extractor.html

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              • Hi, is there a way to test (trial mode) Microsoft Connections before deciding to upgrade to Office365 Business Pro from the standard suite?

                At the moment our organization has the Office365 Business plan, from the Business Pro plan we're interested to test Microsoft Connections as a solution for sending out newsletters. Is there a way to test Connections before upgrading the plan? Many thanks!

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                • Please activate it for Enterprise plans as well

                  All our clients are below 100 employees, yet most of them are on Please activate it for Enterprise plans as wellOffice365 Plan E3, including us selves, and we are only 5 on the team.

                  All the new goodies, Connections, Listings, Invoicing, MileIQ and Bookings, Outlook Customer Manager are only for Business Premium, why not let the companies that pay more opt-in on these as well?

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                  • VISIO should be included app for E3

                    my business subscribes to Enterprise 3 MS Office. Upon learning that VISIO is an extra application for purchase i was stunned at how MS makes money but small business can't at this rate. Make VISIO a full function online and desktop inclusion for E3 users

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                    • suggest to develop an approval required process if someone sends an email to more than some limited recipients.

                      suggest to develop an approval required process if someone sends an email to more than som

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                      • Retiring Connections will cause me to discontinue my MS O365 Business plan, guess we have to go back to MailChimp. Shame on you Microsoft.

                        Retiring Connections will cause me to discontinue my MS O365 Business plan, guess we have to go back to MailChimp. Shame on you Microsoft. Get us hooked on your product then discontinue it...that's poor business practice.

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                        • Easier de-duping

                          I had a failed attempt at importing my data into Connections, so I deleted all the contacts and started again. I now have a (more or less) clean list assigned to various mailing lists but this has brought about its own issues.

                          My suggestions are:

                          1) I have a complete set of duplicates (and more - 832 people in Contacts but 1,705 people on the 'Everyone' list) with no reassurance that, if I use this list, it won't send each mail twice!
                          2) Provide an easier way of searching for duplicates in the contacts list. At present all you seem…

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                          • Unable to access shared mailbox via typing full email address

                            when I try to input full email address on "Open other mailbox" on OWA. unable to open shared mailbox. I believe that open other mailbox blank rely on GAL search result.

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                            • Customise the welcome email

                              When someone signs up and confirms to join the mailing list, it would be nice to customise the email that is sent to them when they confirm their subscription to the mailing list.

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                              • What is the limit wrt the number of emails that can be sent at once?

                                I have a mailing list of over 30k people who have all opted-in to receive my monthly emails. We are considering a move from Mailchimp to Connections. Can I send my emails through MS Connections?

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                                • CONTACTOS EN BANDEJA ENTRADA Y NOMBRE REMITENTE COGER EL DE AGENDA

                                  Hello everyone,
                                  my suggestion is:

                                  In the inbox, the sender name that you see should be able to be changed by the name you have recorded in the contacts or calendar.
                                  All other email management programs do it and on cell phones as well.
                                  More than anything that many times you have to decipher email that we know where it comes from and if it is a contact that you already have established.

                                  Waiting for you to implement it.

                                  Thank you very much

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                                  • Resend a campaign to addressees who haven't opened the email

                                    It would be useful to be able to resend a campaign to only those people who haven't yet opened the email.

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                                    • A Future for all. projects

                                      Perché nn create un computer che cresce in base all eta di chi lo utilizza, man mano che il bambino cresce il pc si aggiorna aggiungendo contenuti in base all eta di chi lo utilizza..stessa cosa in per le persone anziane piu si diventa anziani piu si ingrandiscono i caratteri più si semplifica con programmi pre istallati. Che...contattami se volete l intero plan..

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                                      • delete expired campaigns

                                        There should be a way to delete campaigns to manage storage. I have generated a number of campaigns simply in testing. I would like to delete them and, once I use Connections in production, be able to delete old campaigns so that I don't need to scroll through hundreds of ages to find one I want to replicate.

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                                        • Can you create a template with publisher or word use for campaign template?

                                          I would like to create a template in Publisher or word and use this template in the Email Campaign.

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