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    1. Support for Apple AirPods

      Skype does not support AirPods on Windows or Mac effectively. Users are reportedly either unable to speak to the other caller but can hear them, or unable hear the other callers but speak to them.

      1,681 votes
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        152 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 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 →
        • iOS Push notification should not be readable by Microsoft neither by Apple

          Push notifications are encrypted at the transport layer BUT when they reach Microsoft Notification Service in the Cloud they are opened and visible in clear before being sent to APNS on a TLS connection. The same occurs at Apple beofre the push notification is transmitted securely (TLS) to the Apple device. We consider this as a risk of data leakage at Microsoft and at Apple and ask Microsoft to extend their Push Notification method with the possibility to anonymize all or part of the content. The most critical content is the body of the IM as it is sent for…

          77 votes
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            5 comments  ·  Client - Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Office 365 Group Voice mailbox

            When creating a Call Queue or Auto Attendant setup, set an option/drop down to allow the voice mails to route to an Office 365 Group, so that members of the group will be able to access the voice mails. Instead of dedicating a user (therefore spending more license) for all of the voice mails would go to.

            170 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Voice - Enterprise Voice  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Enable Screen Sharing for iOS Skype for Business App

              Enable Screen Sharing for the iOS Skype for Business App for the iPad

              370 votes
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                21 comments  ·  Client - Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Attendance list for Skype Meetings/Trainings

                The ability to download a list of participants that attended a Skype meeting or training (Including external participants) would be VERY MUCH appreciated. Using Skype for business for training is difficult without this option available (besides Ctrl+N, which only includes the internal participants and lists external participants as 'Guest'')

                141 votes
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                  6 comments  ·  Meeting - Meeting Experiences  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • 1,536 votes
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                    62 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  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 →
                    • skype for business powershell call forwarding

                      Enable call forward configuration using powershell command.
                      Provide a powershell command that enables or disable call forwardign for users, as well as the limitations on that (such as local calls only, national or international).
                      Case 618022093149290

                      248 votes
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                      • View more than five video meeting participants simultaneously

                        Currently the max number of participants shown in the gallery in a Skype video meeting is five. Increase this number so that a larger group can see video of all participants. We regularly have meetings with 10-20 participants in Skype video. Would be great to see everyone simultaneously.

                        44 votes
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                          3 comments  ·  Meeting - Meeting Experiences  ·  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 →
                          • Skype for business/ skype broadcast - NDI

                            Microsoft recently included NDI in recent update to the consumer skype version. Is there any plan to bring this to the skype for business client. As an E5 customer, Using this in conjunction with Skype broadcasts would be fantastic. To be able to use mutilple inputs with skype broadcasts via the skype for business client would be brilliant.

                            60 votes
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                              4 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Blur Video Background

                              I would like to blur my video background as you can in Teams, https://youtu.be/-wCyq9oll_o.

                              44 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Meeting - Meeting Experiences  ·  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 →
                                • Requesting entry and exit tones apply to all Conference participants regardless of modality

                                  Requesting entry and exit tones apply to all Conference participants, regardless of modality. This is to address gap in blended experience.

                                  653 votes
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                                    76 comments  ·  Meeting - Audio Conferencing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 3,074 votes
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                                      66 comments  ·  Manageability - Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Skype for Business - Expand video gallery to support more than the 5 most active participants

                                      Need Skype for Business to support more than the 5 most active participants in gallery view. Host and presenters having a visual feed to all video participants to ensure that participants are fully engaged.

                                      This is functionality that is offered by Zoom.
                                      Zoom - Overview

                                      Gallery View lets you see thumbnail displays of participants, in a grid pattern, which expands and contracts as participants join and leave the meeting. Depending on your CPU, you can display up to 49 participants in a single screen of the Gallery View. If more than 49 attendees are in the meeting, 49 thumbnails are…

                                      78 votes
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                                        1 comment  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  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 →
                                        • Indication that the receiver has "SEEN" the message.

                                          Indication that the receiver has "SEEN" the message.

                                          3,280 votes
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                                            85 comments  ·  Developer Platform  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                          • Add Communication Credits in the CSP program

                                            Only Domestic of Domestic+International calling is available. Some users need to call International but not on a regular basis. Communication Credits is interesting then.

                                            358 votes
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                                              18 comments  ·  Voice - Enterprise Voice  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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