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    1. dark mode

      Please add support for dark mode which appeared in macOS 10.14 Mojave:

      https://developer.apple.com/design/human-interface-guidelines/macos/visual-design/dark-mode/

      205 votes
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        3 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Skype for Business on Mac - record meetings

        Skype for Business on Mac need to record of meeting

        163 votes
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          5 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Just make the Mac version have the same options as the Windows

          My coworkers keep stating features on windows that I cannot find in the Mac. You should be able to change all the same settings as window and see all the same functions. It is time to make them the same.

          95 votes
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            3 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • There should be a way to leave message when someones not online

            When someone is not online you should be able to message them

            4,617 votes
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              20 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Fix whatever causes the "We couldn't send this message" in the middle of a 2 way conversation. Obviously it was delivered.

              In the middle of a 2 way conversation you get the message "We couldn't send this message" but the person answers back so obviously it was delivered.

              220 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Enhance idle/away settings for Mac

                Please allow Skype for Business for Mac users to adjust the amount of time it takes for the status to appear as "away" when the computer is idle, or to turn that feature off completely. Sometimes, my job entails reviewing hard copy documents. I may not be using my computer, but I am still working (and available). I would like to be able to adjust this setting or turn it off. It looks like this is an option for PC. Why not Mac?

                427 votes
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                  11 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Mac : Keep conversations in same thread

                  Skype for business usability is BAD.
                  Keep the same behavior as regular Skype.

                  CONVERSATIONS
                  Keep the conversations on the same thread. Stop creating separate threads for no reason.

                  HISTORY
                  Keep history of the conversations. So we know what we were talking about when we open the chat again.

                  ADD PEOPLE TO CONVERSATION
                  As in Skype, adding people should create a new chat.

                  MESSAGE SEARCH
                  As in Skype, let me search my messages history.

                  That basic usability features anyone would want. If Skype can do it. Skype for business can do it was well.

                  DO IT GUYS.

                  529 votes
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                    5 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Turn Off Missed Conversation Emails

                    Allow users to turn off missed conversation emails or just fix them. You know there's a bug in the system.

                    20 votes
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                    • File transfer on Mac

                      It's unbelievable that such a basic function is not yet supported on Mac, while working well on Windows.

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                      • Recording in Skype for Business 2016 for Mac

                        I miss the option to record my meetings in SFB 2016 for Mac, it would be a really good facility to get.

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                          146 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                            0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Use across multiple emails

                            I work as a consultant for 6 companies and have different emails for each, all of which I work on in Outlook. However I can only set up meetings (e.g. individual video coaching sessions) with Skype for Business on my primary account, which is confusing for the clients. Would be so much simpler if I could use it across all my diaries/emails.

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                              0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Issue with Skype for Business app on Mac - can't create new meeting, and causes outlook to crash

                              Skype for Business not working - can't create new meetings or add contacts in app, and when trying to create a new meeting in outlook, clicking on skype for business extension causes outlook to crash.

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                              • Please can you make old versions of applications available on an ongoing basis. I need Skype but the latest version wont install on my iPad2

                                Please can you make old versions of applications available on an ongoing basis. I need Skype but the latest version wont install on my iPad2

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                                • The animation of the thumbs up/thumbs down emojis are gross

                                  The animation of the thumbs up is a little gross (motion of the way the thumb raises/hand bounces up and down). The thumbs down is a little better, but still bounces up and down.

                                  2 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Need to have "Change Image" option after an image got uploaded.

                                    Some time we need to upload an updated version of an already uploaded image, but don't want the receiver to see the previous version and just to see the new copy. Current option we have is to first remove the previous uploaded copy and then re-upload the new copy. Wouldn't it be so nice if "Change Image" option could be provided instead?

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Join Meeting Audio "Call me at" fails 100% after a Skype Room System joins

                                      The Join Meeting Audio popup has 3 options:
                                      1. Use Skype for Business (full audio and video experience)
                                      2. Call me at: [phone number]
                                      3. Don't join audio
                                      Option 2 "Call me at" works great if you are one of the first individuals to join the call. If you join the call -after- a Skype Room system (a physical conference room with specialized hardware) joins, then the "Call me at" option will fail 100% of the time. You will be in a limbo state where you hear audio through the computer (as if you'd selected option 1) but cannot be…

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Fix MacOS Mojave support on microphone access

                                        Fix MacOS Mojave support.

                                        Currently SfB client on MacOS Mojave doesn't always request the access to microphone correctly, which prevents SfB from using audio properly. Now this can be fixed only by manually hacking the TCC.file.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Team Call Groups for Mac Users

                                          At the moment a Team Call Group is not available for Mac users. This is a very important feature and we really need that in our office.

                                          3 votes
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                                          • Screen sharing flipping

                                            The screen sharing would he greatly improved if the screen share could be flipped with a single button, so that the two parties could switch whose screen is shared easily.

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