Not long ago we released an opt-in toggle for users to be able to try the new experience of Outlook in a mobile browser, while we are working to make this experience better we wanted to give you a heads-up of the features that are coming, and some that won’t be there anymore.
Following are the set of features not yet available in the new version of Outlook in a mobile browser.
Currently not supported (Coming soon)
Approval Assistant (updated March 3rd)
Add cloud attachments from first- and third-party providers
Add attachments from OneDrive, Dropbox, Google Drive, and other third-party cloud storage providers
Item view for incoming mails
Each message received will be considered as a new message list item. Currently we have support for conversation view for email threads.
Choose “from” address while sending an email message
Ability to switch between email addresses on the “from” line while sending email messages
Reply with meeting
Show categories applied to messages
Display categories applied to messages in the list view and reading pane
Swipe between days in Day view
Calendar event help text
Tips on recurring event and event responses in event details page
Create events from day view
Tap on the day view to create events at a specific time
Option to propose new time
Attach files when creating an events
Ability to view Shared calendars
Schedule a meeting from contact card
Launch map from contact location
Launches a Bing search for the location
Add school, location, hobbies in other details while creating or editing a contact
Directory list in menu
List of directories available from the menu
Access to Settings from the People view
The following features will not be supported anymore in the new Outlook for mobile browsers.
No option to set message sensitivity & importance
Set sensitivity and importance to specific message sent
No voting buttons
No option to apply retention policies
No access to add-ins
No ability to view shared folders and shared mailbox in folder list
No Calendar search
set email reminder for events
No support for adding or searching for people’s calendars
No ability to add groups’ calendars
No option control from Settings which events from your email are automatically added to your calendar
Contact & contact list filter
View contact and contact list separately. In the new Outlook this can be done from the menu option in People section.
No ability to search within folders
This update will make Outlook faster, with a better design, and help us deploy fixes and updates in less time for a more secure experience than before.
If there are features you can’t find or if you have any feedback, please reach out to us on our UserVoice channel.