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  1. Apps for Office/Office Add-in Library for Managing Office Documents

    VBA/VSTO had different COM interfaces for managing PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc. While it appears the end result is to give users access to the underlying OOXML (currently only available for Word), it will still be useful to allow users to navigate the schema of an Office document and do things like add PowerPoint Slides and Shapes without copy/pasting large XML blobs. Additionally, while OOXML support still seems far away for non-Word documents, the main components of this library are likely in use internally in creating the online versions of Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

    To make the point obvious, Office.js bindings…

    12 votes
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  2. Mail app for OWA can get information of a contact

    i am building an app for OWA
    i want to get an contact

    and from inputted contact,
    i want to get all information as department, job Title in Exchange online

    5 votes
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  3. getSelectedDataAsync & getBodyAsync should be implemented for mail item.

    We are building a calendar app where we need to read the information from the appointment body and process it. In the current API we only have setSelectedDataAsync on body not the getSelectedDataAsync.
    We would like to have getSelectedDataAsync so that we can complete the application flow.

    It would also be really nice if we can get another method getBodyAsync which returns the entire body content, there are many usages of this in our app.
    s.

    21 votes
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  4. Add sort/filter capability to app store.

    Right now I get 10's to 100's of app results for a particular category. I'd like to be able to sort those results by 'most popular' (most added?), 'highest rated', cost (free/not free), etc. It's just a shimorgizboard of stuff right now, and makes me dread finding an app or building an app. I want users to find my app because it's the best (i.e. ratings), but they cannot do that with the current interface functionality. Right now my app would just be lost in the sea of other app's, so where's the developer incentive to build an awesome, low-cost…

    4 votes
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  6. Possibility to read encoded files in the Office App

    Currently, its not possible to open files (encoded with a key on the PC-version) on smartphones with the Office App. You have to use another App to do that.

    It would be nice to make that work.

    3 votes
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  7. Return response for MailItem.ShowCategoriesDialog Method (Outlook)

    When calling MailItem.ShowCategoriesDialog programmatically, there is no way to tell if the dialog box is close due to the "ok" button, "cancel" button or "close (x)" button being clicked.

    Please add something like an integer return to indicate the close behavior.

    3 votes
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  8. Bindings is getting Removed for Table when Table is inside the Text Binding Controls

    I have uploaded the code to one drive...here is the link

    https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=AC13FB5219C13126!373&authkey=!APxbF470V75cCE4&ithint=file%2crar

    Steps to reproduce:

    1.Click the "Create content control button" to create the Text Binding.

    2.Create table (3 cloumns and 5 rows) Inside the content control and then "Create Table Binding".the table bindings will be created for the table that you selected .

    3.Click the button "GetandSetXML for ContentControl" to get and set the XML.

    4.Once after the this, you can notice the Bindings for the table is getting lost.

    Do let me know if u need more understanding on this scenario

    please see the question I rased in…

    3 votes
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  9. Allow to change content app size using api

    Usually Excel Online and app for Office are on the different domains, so we can not access parent window document. Ability to control application size would improve usability a lot.

    4 votes
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  10. Add ability to access to message body in read mode

    In Outlook Mail app (read form) there is no ability to access to the message body in read mode through JSOM.

    12 votes
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  11. Universal Changed Event Support

    Add a custom binding (named AllDocument binding) encompassing opened Powerpoint file , Excel File or Word file from Office.js so that a before chang event is raised to App. This will help with validations/ custom actions

    77 votes
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  12. Remove Changes Made by the Javascript API for Office from the Undo Stack

    I'm developing an app for Excel 2013. I have a binding, and I have an event tied to when text is updated in the binder. Text being updated fires the event which updates my sidebar app. This update causes my app to update a hidden column of 1s and 0s to control my conditional formatting, to highlight and unhighlight rows.

    The problem that I'm running into is that I have lost the ability to use the Undo command. When I update a cell, the app instantly updates the conditional highlighting control column. I then can't update the change that I…

    9 votes
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  13. Want to open the developer reference directly from Excel developer

    Hi,
    I want to open the developer reference directly from excel developer when it is open.
    Is there a way to do so by clicking only on the help (blue) button?
    Should I put the file I downloaded in a specific folder or do anything else?

    Fabio Perna
    mailto:engfabioperna@gmail.com

    1/9/15 - Dev Docs Shield Team - This is a feature request (and a pretty trivial one at that).

    2 votes
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  14. create a Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity category in Seller Dashboard.

    PlanBcp is a disaster recovery and business continuity planning solution that promotes using Azure cloud technology in your plans. It would be nice if the Seller Dashboard had a Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity category.

    1 vote
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  15. UI adaptation

    For a better integration of line-of-business-applications into the interface of Outlook it should be possible to customize the UI and the Ribbon such as using VSTO or COM add-ins development tools . So if Office. js has the functions e.g. to display custom regions in Outlook, which can be used to display web content as in action panes today, if will be a great step to migrate from existing VSTO / addin solutions to the new app model of office.

    5 votes
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  16. Let Word support web font

    I'm developing a Word App which can add custom fonts(which are not installed yet) in Word.
    My idea is that to take the Word as a HTML page by using the JavaScript API for Office v1.1 (Office.context.document.setSelectedDataAsync). With the CSS font-family setting , ex:
    @font-face{font-family:fontname; src: url('http://xox.com/font/fontfile.eot');src: url('http://xox.com/font/fontfile.eot?#iefix') format('embedded-opentype'),url('http://xox.com/font/fontfile.woff') format('woff');}
    and the HTML tag setting, ex: <span style='font-family:fontname;'>Here shows the custom fonts...</span>

    But the result is: Word accept the CSS style setting, but the web font style is not success. It still keeps the system font style.

    I suggest Word can support web font.

    3 votes
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  17. Activate mail apps in more scenarios other than read and compose

    Current the mail apps can only be activated in read/compose. It would be helpful to allow mail apps to be available at Outlook application level such as in a task pane docked to main outlook window.

    The scenario is as follows:
    I have a backend document management service to be exposed in Outlook main window all the time. So I can drag/drop email to our document store.

    15 votes
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  18. Microsoft Office 365 API Tools support for Windows Store Apps written in JavaScript

    There is currently no support for Windows Store Apps written in JavaScript in the Microsoft Office 365 API Tools: https://visualstudiogallery.msdn.microsoft.com/a15b85e6-69a7-4fdf-adda-a38066bb5155

    Is it going to be supported in the future?

    1 vote
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  19. 6 votes
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  20. Retrieve custom properties of a message/appointment from each mailbox

    Currently the custom properties stored within an item are scoped to the user's mailbox. It would be great if we could access them everywhere. For example a scenario:
    Compose form which will store facilities required for a meeting within an appointment. In webmail the receptionist could open the read form of the appointment and see all the required facilities stored in custom properties.

    Currently this is not possible, because the receptionist is viewing it from another mailbox where the custom properties are not available.

    30 votes
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