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  1. content control mapping to customxmlnode

    I would like to be able to insert a control container with the selected text and with a mapping to a new customXMLNode (created by me)

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  2. Need Word API extended to support "ShowHiddenText" functionilty like found on the Desktop

    Need Word online API to support "ShowHiddenText" in similar way performed with Word desktop method to support "ShowHiddenText"

    14 votes
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  3. Linked images using <img> tags in Word desktop don't roundtrip to Word Online

    I'm developing an add-in for Word 2016 and online Word.

    In it, on the desktop version of Word, if I insert html content using document.setSelectedDataAsync with an image tag and URL to an image on our server, the image displays on the desktop version of Word. If I save the same file to OneDrive and show it on the online version of Word, the image does not display. If I wrap the image in an <a> tag with a link, the link shows up when I hover over the image in the online version of Word, but the image never…

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  4. Allow access to page margins

    Currently there is no direct way to access page margins in the Word JS API. If I want to insert a new document into the file, it maintains the page margins of the current document.

    51 votes
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  5. Access and manipulate non-rich text content controls

    Currently I can only access non rich text content controls via ooxml. This is very cumbersome and error prone. It would be great if I could access items in dropdowns, checkbox values, or comboboxes without having to add the functionality in parsing ooxml.

    23 votes
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  6. Use Office Add-ins (js) to import Mail Merge Data

    My scenario is that I am creating a dataset in an office js task pane which I would like to feed into the native mail merge data source, this is available in the VSTO version of Office add ins by using the ActiveDocument.MailMerge.OpenDataSource(@path) method.

    36 votes
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  7. Support Regex (regular expressions) via Search javascript API

    context.document.body.search and range.search do not accept regular expressions (regex) as search patterns. The current wildcard language that is supported is far less capable. We have documents with lots of patterns that we look for via regular expressions and currently that is not possible with the javascript API. Please consider adding support for that.

    66 votes
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  8. Wrapping OOXML APIs Needed - insertComment, insertBookmark, insertOoxmlFragment

    The API makes it very very difficult to wrap content in the underlying OOXML with additional OOXML.

    SUGGESTION: It would be great if there were a range.insertComment, range.insertBookmark that worked exactly like range.insertContentControl does! Or please give us a method to get the current OOXML fragment represented by a range. I'm trying to insert bookmarks and I've seen others trying to insert comments, around the selected text. The getOoxml() methods are great if you're writing copy/paste functionality, but that doesn't help you if you're trying to manipulate/wrap the fragment.

    97 votes
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  9. Create Word Comments via Office API

    Hi,

    Could you add functionality to create Word comments via the Office API?

    I know have a proof of concept, named Feedback+, in the store where we create comments into a word document. But this has a bug. It creates a paragraph everytime someone creates a comment in the document.

    Thanks,

    JW

    94 votes
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  10. Support wildcards for AppDomains in Office add-in manifests to support sub domains

    Support wildcards for AppDomains in Office add-in manifests to support sub domains for example <AppDomain>https://*.acme.com</AppDomain>

    225 votes
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  11. InsertFileFromBase64 with continious section breaks

    When inserting a file from a base64 string into the body with the method "InsertFileFromBase64()" it does not include continious section breaks. It uses page breaks instead. It would be nice to have those working also.

    3 votes
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  12. Allow PowerPoint Add-In to create new Slide

    Add support for the Add-In to create a new slide in the presentation. A possible use case would be to support the ability for an add-in to insert template marketing slides. A sales person needs to create a new presentation. The add-in pulls the latest marketing slide from a repository and adds them to the presentation ensuring that the sales person is always using the latest slides

    116 votes
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  13. Support the Importing of slides in PowerPoint

    I would like to be able to provide an add-in that could insert slides into a presentation. This is a similar concept to the Word Clause library. To provide maximum flexibility to the dev I would suggest using the Ooxml coercionType. Both Get and Set would be ideal

    75 votes
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  14. Any way to get current active page for Word document while read data (for selected text)

    i did not found any way to get current active page while reading data from Word document using Office AddIns API (JS).

    So while my content is to large for search then i can move (scroll) document to that page from where this text (paragraph) was selected

    31 votes
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  15. please provide option to navigate bookmarks in the word document

    please provide option to navigate bookmarks in the word document (office app javascript API)

    30 votes
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  16. Make Outlook/Mail Universal App supporting Office add-ins

    The Universal App Mail (Outlook mobile) is definitely used a lot and is a solid candidate for being the mobile friendly Outlook client people were looking for.
    Unfortunately, the version 17.6525.42271.0 does not support office add-ins. I did not see a roadmap indicating it will be, but that would be a huge plus. Now the only mobile approach to consume add-ins is with a fallback with Outlook Web Access.

    91 votes
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  17. provide a way to access a calendar from the browser

    1) For the calendars, I would need a property similar to Event.WebLink in order to be able to access the calendar from the browser

    2) If possible, when opening the calendar in the browser, I would need to provide the calendar view (day/week/month) and the date.

    7 votes
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  18. getSelectedDataAsync for Powerpoint shapes

    getSelectedDataAsync only return text string (if there is text in selected shape). Would be great to return more info of selected shape, perhaps in OOXML/HTML form, or at least a shape ID.

    50 votes
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  19. Grow/shrink Word table containing ContentControls when mapped XML changes

    In Word, table rows mapped to custom XML part don't get updated correctly when the XML changes. The table doesn't adapt the the number of items. In other words, when the XML has X items mapped to a repeatable row, the table doesn't grow to accommodate the X items.

    3 votes
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  20. change user document's theme with office.js

    The situation is we want to automaticlly add and choose specific theme for certain type of the document that has certain rules in font and size. So, can you help?

    7 votes
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