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  1. Connect to Office functionality

    Re-instate the functionality of the 'Connect to Office' button where it adds a link in Windows Explorer under Sharepoint sites. Not everyone is able to sync entire libraries which seems to be the new way to do this.

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    • syncing site libraries

      I hope that OneDrive for Business sync client for Mac support syncing site libraries as soon as possible.

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      • Improve Attachment feature on list item

        This would be very effective to improve the management of attachment to a list item because you lose document management functionalities to attach simply a document to a list item.
        To be able to manage metadata for attachment will be a good idea to begin when you edit a item list.
        When I add an attachment , I want to see each version to be able to remember what I or my team (or a customer) has done before my changes.

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        • Allow reordering of Welcome Page Columns on Document Set settings

          Whenever we add or change a column on a Content Type which inherits from Document Set, we have to manually adjust the Site Columns we want to display on the welcome page. If we want to add a column near the top of the welcome page, that means removing everything else, adding the new column, then adding all the previous columns back. This is tedious as we iterate through the information architecture.

          Ideally we should be able to drag and drop columns into the right order whenever we need to make adjustments. (The configuration UI could be improved by adding…

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          • Metadata driven interactive list and libraries.

            Metadata driven interactive list and libraries. Search boxes in fields (colums) which are metadata driven to makeup list or library. All the list and library contents (fields, columns) are stored in metadata, and capable of search to make up a list or library. Wallah, you have custome list and library every single time, and it would be great if you could save as template also. I have many more ideas.

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            • provide us with upload limitation.

              I hope the admin within SharePoint Online to control the files size for uploading completed as done within On Premises versions.

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              • Using .url file cannot edit in client Office

                English follows Japanese

                .url ファイルを使用すると、クライアント Office での編集ができない

                新 UI のライブラリで .url ファイルを作成し、別のライブラリに格納されている Office ファイルへアクセスさせ、クライアント Office を利用してファイルを開くことを検討している。
                しかし、ファイルが [最終版] となっている場合、Internet Explorer を利用するとファイルの編集が行えずエラーが発生する。

                - エラー メッセージ
                ファイルまたはフォルダーの名前 '<URL>' には使用できない文字が含まれています。他の名前を入力してください。

                - 手順詳細
                ・ ファイルの作成
                1. ローカル PC でクライアント Office を開きます。
                2. [ファイル] タブをクリックし、[情報] をクリックします。
                3. [文書の保護] をクリックし、[最終版にする] をクリックします。

                ・ SharePoint Online での作業
                1. ライブラリ A へ最終版にした Office ファイルをアップロードします。
                2. アップロードしたファイルの […] をクリックし、[リンクの取得] をクリックします。
                3. [制限付きリンク] を選び、URL をコピーします。

                4. ライブラリ B にアクセスし、新 UI で表示されることを確認します。
                5. [新規] をクリックし、[リンク] をクリックします。
                6. コピーした URL を貼り付け、拡張子以降のパラメーターを削除します。
                ※ クライアント Office の利用のため。パラメーターがあると Office Online で開く動作となります。
                7. [作成] をクリックします。
                8. 作成したリンク ファイルをクリックします。
                9. クライアント Office でファイルを開きます。

                ・ クライアント Office での作業
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                • Improve the SharePoint Alerts

                  The SharePoint Alerts are sent for the subscribers only with the Fields that are changed, but it would be better to have all the fields sent in the Alert which would make the user to get all the details with just the alerts instead of logging in to the SharePoint and view the request.

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                  • Prompt for Metadata when creating a new file using OOS

                    When creating a new file via the Online Application interface optional and required metadata is not presented to the user for entry.
                    This results is in files being created and closed without metadata.
                    A prompt to enter the meta data when starting the file would be great.
                    If we had the ability to automatically lookup data for such fields if for example department was a column this would be great. We could have an option to lookup from the current users profile "Dept" value.
                    I would like to be able to manage the logic in the prompt.
                    This would be…

                    13 votes
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                    • Rename Document gives blank page

                      Make sure the Page is not just blank.

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                      • People with "Limited access" to a site can see the existence of Document Libraries that they don't have access to

                        If a site has people with limited access to items on the site, users with such limited access can see a document library in the Site Content page, even if they do not have access to the document library. They can see that the document library has X numbers of documents, but when they enter the document library, the library appears empty. They do not have access to the documents inside the document library.

                        I first assumed that this was a bug and reported it to Microsoft premier support, but according to Microsoft this is by design(?!)

                        A document library…

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                        • Add "Send To" functionality to "New Experience" of document libraries (Only exists in "Classic Experience")

                          The "Send To" functionality that exists in the ribbon of the "Classic Experience" look doesn't seem to exist in the "New Experience" look.

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                          • Download Multiple Files/Folders

                            Create a multiple file/folder download button. Open with file explorer is not intuitive and doesn't work for all browsers and non-Windows computers.

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                            • Add in New Look Export to Excel, Open in Access and Open in InfoPath

                              In the new list look we are missing Export to Excel, Open with Access and Open in InfoPath.

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                              • Multiple Check In's

                                Make it so that you can check in multiple items at once. Huge waste of time when I add 30 documents and need to check each item in one at a time!!!!

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                                • check in several docs

                                  IN the new version of ezshare is no longer possible to check in several documents at the same time. PLease enable this function to gain in efficiency (as it was set in the previous version)

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                                  • search window

                                    Please put standard search window back in the new document library view.

                                    13 votes
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                                    • Copy to another library - conditional and/or unconditional

                                      Please add the functionality that you can copy a document, to an other library.
                                      It can replace the sent to option.
                                      It should be able to allow conditions that should b met before you send the document, i.e only approved documents can be sent or all documents.
                                      These conditions should be set at library level

                                      13 votes
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                                      • Selective Sync

                                        Why you cannot let the users to make granular sync of folders? using the new onedrive? the current sync function never worked.

                                        13 votes
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                                        • More Customization for Document Share "Invite People" Email Experience

                                          3 suggestions to make the sharing experience more robust for our use.

                                          Ability to customize the subject line (currently shows as XXX has shared….)

                                          Ability to decide or not to “copy me” (currently always sends a copy to me – feels redundant because we just sent it)

                                          Ability to dissociate recipients TO / CC (currently TO for all recipients)

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