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  1. Wildcard search and MatchWholeWord search don't work wtih tracked deletions

    At present, if there are tracked deletions within a word, that word will not be found by search if either MatchWholeWord or Wildcards are turned on. This is a bug in search, but it is especially crucial to fix for add-ins.

    145 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • "help me to remember coding procedure."

      "help me to remember coding procedure."

      3 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Support for Search API in Headnotes and Footnotes

        Currently, No Support to access Footnotes and Endnotes using JavaScript API. Please add support for search in foot notes and end notes.

        103 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Ability to resize Task Pane in Word online, Mac and IPad.

          Word Add in features need to be enhanced to have ability to resize Task Pane in Word online, Mac and IPad.

          Mac and iPad also has limited resize ability and hence taskpane resize is needed

          102 votes
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            4 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Add bookmark Support in word add in

            • Looks like bookmark support is being introduced in Word API 1.4
            • This is currently available in Insider Preview builds and beta version of Office.js.

            Please let us know when will this be available in production

            91 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Open web links in default browser rather than IE for desktop Word

              Clicking on hyperlinks in Word Add-in opens up IE browser
              eq. <a href="http://example.com&quot; target="_blank"> then the window is IE.

              It would be better if it would be default browser (as users are usually only logged into web portals with their default browser)

              11 votes
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              • No direct support to lock document programmatically

                Currently we are adding a Content Control to the entire body and setting its cannot Edit property to true.

                This works fine in Desktop and Mac, but fails in case of Word online and iPad when we have nested Content Controls.

                76 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • No events for standard operations like Document close, Task Pane close, Paste, Hyperlink Click

                  There are no events for standard operations like Document close, Task Pane close, Paste, Hyperlink Click. Currently using SelectionChange event for Hyperlink click and Paste

                  50 votes
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                    3 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Office Add-in on Office 365 not showing in My Organization and My Add-in. Showing only in Shared Folder

                    My add-ins apps not showing in MY ADD-INS and MY Organization, Its only showing in Shared Folder. Any expert help me to fix this. How to show my add-ins in My Organization and in My ADD-INS.

                    Thanks in advance.

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                    • Add support to read field codes in the document using office.js API

                      I am trying to read custom field using Word Office.js API, where field is added as follows:- (Insert -> Quick Parts -> Field)
                      Using VSTO addins i am able to read custom fields and also able to create fields, but didn't able to achieve this using Office.js for word.
                      Please support this through Office.js.

                      23 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Ability to make something either capital or non capital with a selection feature

                        In case you type a whole paragraph in capitals you could select it and then make it non caps again.

                        4 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Office Add-ins should run in Edge, not IE11

                          At the moment Word runs Add-ins in IE11

                          IE11 doesnt support ES2016, and is therefore much harder to develop for than all of the other newer browsers (Safari, Chrome, Edge).

                          Word should run Add-ins in Edge

                          177 votes
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                          • Different SaveAs Type functionality in Office.js

                            Office.js should have different saveAs type functionality e.g word xml 203, odt etc.

                            4 votes
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                            • Ribbon: Ability to show/hide button dynamically

                              Ribbon: Ability to show/hide button dynamically

                              16 votes
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                              • Expose AutoCorrect in either JavaScript API for Office or Word JavaScript API

                                It would be great to expose AutoCorrect as in Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word PIA in either the Office JS API or the Word JS API to foster Office Add-ins on all platforms that can access and modify AutoCorrect entries.

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                                • How would i add a new customized ribbon on word and map my developed add-in

                                  How would i add a new customized ribbon on word and map my developed add-in

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                                    0 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 4 votes
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                                    • Provide an event to be alerted when a file is open or close.

                                      The Word add-in we are developing is providing contextual information about the document. Currently there is no way to detect a new file is open or the current document is closed that would allow to reset the context of the add-in.

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                                      • Word js api: Add support for all content controls

                                        Currently only content controls of type RichText are support (see https://dev.office.com/reference/add-ins/word/contentcontrol). Please add support for other types, specially BuildingBlockGallery, CheckBox and ComboBox

                                        60 votes
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                                          3 comments  ·  Add-in: Word  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Allow to customize the pop-up dialogue title when it is called by displayDialogAsync

                                          I'm using Office.context.ui.displayDialogAsync to display a popup dialog.

                                          In word and powerpoint for Windows, the Window title is shown as the add-in name.

                                          In word and powerpoint Online, the window title is 'Message from Add-in: ' followed by the add-in name. This doesn't look too good.

                                          I suggest to let user customize the title his way by

                                          (a) provide the title as a parameter to the api

                                          (b) use the html page title

                                          or at least (c) remove the text 'Message from Add-in: ' in the case of office Online

                                          13 votes
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