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  1. Support Hybrid Search on premise with a SAML authentication mode

    Allow ADFS users to search on premise on their Online AND Onpremise content. ADFS is the only way to provide SSO between Online and OnPremise environment but cannot be used because of the ACL mapping in the Cloud SSA when returning results OnPremise.

    46 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Hybrid  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Hybrid Picker needs to be able to remove a configured service

    Hybrid Picker needs to be able to remove a configured service

    2 votes
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  3. Allow Sharepoint to Open HTML pages in Browser

    Our team has been using Sharepoint for years. Recently, we decided to move to 365 Platform as it has better user interface:

    Having said that we were disappointed to see that Sharepoint 365 does not show html pages, instead it opens up the html in a text editor.

    And if we wish to share the link as a read only, then the link will download a html file (on each time when the link is clicked). Really annoying !!!

    11 votes
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  4. Allow admins to see all hybrid search properties

    Currently, custom properties from an on-prem farm, like site columns in a site, are only visible to the search service account in O365. Global admins, SharePoint admins, cannot see these properties and cannot access them until they are added to managed properties.

    16 votes
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  5. Add estimated time remaining to Migration Tool

    For the most part the migration tool is good and easy to use, however, if possible it would be great to have the estimated time remaining displayed on the app just to give an idea of how long it will take

    7 votes
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  6. Offline Mode for SharePoint Migration Tool

    Offline Mode for SharePoint Migration Tool - The SharePoint Migration Tool requires the end user to enter in credentials to an O365 instance. In my scenario, we are currently blocked from accessing login gateways related to O365, but are currently working towards migrating to O365 as a solution. It would be nice to get the insights that the SharePoint Migration Tool provides in its reports without a set of O365 credentials. I.E. if credentials to O365 are not provided, place the Migration Tool into a REPORT ONLY state.

    5 votes
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  7. More insight into hybrid search configuration

    Monitoring and troubleshooting hybrid search is difficult and near impossible. Can we get more visibility into the hybrid connection and try to answer some of these questions?
    1) How many items are in my O365 index, internal vs external? Did you know there's a 1M items from an external search limit per 1TB of SPO storage? Am I close? How much do I have now?
    2) Why aren't my items showing up in the cloud search? Is this farm connected? When was the last successful push? What else might I need to know to fix this?
    3) Can I remove…

    6 votes
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  8. add custom mime-type

    add custom mime-type (such as .svg file) to IIS so that it can open directly in browser other than download it

    41 votes
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  9. I want the profile picture displayed in SharePoint Online contents to mirror the availability status of the user.

    As is, the profile picture displayed in SharePoint Online contents to mirrors the availability status of the user with a mark, but does not connect with Skype for Business or Exchange Online.
    I would like for you to change this, so that SharePoint Online contents also gets interlinked with the availability status of Skype for Business and / or Exchange Online.

    7 votes
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  10. make the calendar overlay easily customizable...ie see description

    Please make the calendar overlay more customizable. At this time, if I overlay multiple calendars and see that I don't like the order in which the events appear on the main calendar, I have to delete all the existing overlaid calendars and start over completely. For any group like the ones I work with where there might be 4 calendars and 2 items on each calendar for any given day, deleting and starting over is not an option, so I have to go in and make sure that everyone knows "Please be sure to look at all items in a…

    14 votes
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  11. Crawled properties from on-premises farms

    Crawled properties from on-premises farms should be added to O365 in Hybrid search (cloud index) scenario.

    3 votes
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  12. Possibility to successfully add the new Site Page content type to a custom Wiki or Document library and improve functionality.

    I love the layout of the new Site Page content type, with end-user friendly editing options, super easy and intuitive document and video embedding options and easier than ever picture inserting. It is perfect solution for when end-users (even not power users) have to author wiki pages in a SharePoint site. When inserting a picture, you do not need to choose in which library it will be uploaded and you don't have to fill any meta-data. The same with attaching documents. Even more - Office documents get automatically embedded in the page. Now you can have some text and embedded…

    9 votes
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  13. Improve Site.LastItemModifiedDate

    The LastItemModifiedDate property of the site object in Office 365 reports the last time an item in the site was modified by either the system or a user. This causes a problem for anyone or any tool trying to do activity reporting to determine the last time a site was modified by a user. Please create a LastItemModifiedByUserDate and/or LastItemModifiedBySystemDate to allow us to distinguish the two.

    35 votes
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  14. Created By Column on the Site Contents page

    The new Contents tab on the new Site Contents page has a Modified column, but not a Modified By column. It would be great to be able to see who has last modified the contents.

    https://support.office.com/en-us/article/The-SharePoint-Site-Contents-page-ba495c1e-00f4-475d-97c7-b518d546566b

    2 votes
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  15. Allow move/copy from O365 Group to any O365 Sharepoint Library

    Currently you can create an Office 365 Group for a project and it comes with a "Files" section to share files. Well, the group's project is done and you want to move or copy those files to a more public repository on Office 365 Sharepoint. However, there is no may to multi-select files/folders and move/copy from the Groups to Sharepoint. This is a huge need as it exposes the file to the whole company for discovery whereas Groups are usually a limited audience. If you are a Mac user, you don't have the Windows Explorer option either. This should be…

    5 votes
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  16. A text with some line breaks of document sets is displayed as single line at welcome page

    Even if user type texts with some line break into "Multiple lines of text" column in the document set,
    the text is displayed as one line without line break at welcome page
    Our customer would like us to change the design so that line break info is kept even in welcome page.


    • Repro Step


    • Go to document library and click [LIBRARY] tab in the ribbon UI and [Library Settings]


    • Click [Advanced settings] and enable [Allow management of content types?]

    • Click [Add from existing site content types]

    • In list box of [Select site content types from:], choose [All Groups] and select…
    2 votes
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  17. Bring document connector back to Office 2016 for Mac

    I am trying to get my company to use SharePoint instead of DropBox and Google drive. I am able to map a drive letter to a SharePoint Document folder on a Windows computer. I can't do this on our Macs. We have many Macs running Office 2016. The Document Connector that was in the previous version of office has been removed. Can you please bring this program back, or give me a way to connect to the document folder on SharePoint.

    10 votes
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  18. Hybrid Office Web Apps

    We currently have to maintain on-prem OWA server(s) to handle on-prem document previews (even in new Hybrid search), and of course in-browser document editing/viewing. This experience will undoubtedly become fragmented from Office Online as MS adds features to the cloud platform.

    I would really like to leverage the Office 365 Online apps to preview/view/edit documents hosted on-prem. This is really the last piece of the hybrid puzzle for us.

    59 votes
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  19. App Launcher on prem

    Bring the App launcher ribbon form O365 to on Prem and allow use to administer what icons/links appear form central admin.

    This would allow the use of SharePoint as a landing page company wide with links to all corporate applications on SharePoint and external.

    30 votes
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  20. Migration path / Integration: Office Group to Teamsite

    With introduction of Office 365 groups - which are very nice as starting point - please consider to provide an migration path / integration in Teamsite (OnPrem and SharePoint Online)

    5 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Migration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While our integration with Microsoft Teams and Groups in the SharePoint Migration tool is not fully complete. You Should be able to point the tool to Any existing Teams or Group connected team site to migrate content into it. I would love to understand more what are the specific parts you would like to see in the tool

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