Feature Requests


If you are missing a feature in Workspace 365, feel free to register your request! We are monitoring these requests constantly. Up-voting and Down-voting of requests will help us evaluate the importance of the feature. However, if we notice the impact of your feature request could be big, we might develop it in the near future. The feature request process is as follow: Feature request -> Business/use case -> UX -> Refinement(s) -> Planning.

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Before you send your request, check to make sure someone hasn’t already submitted your idea. And, if they have, a “vote” is an easy way to support this idea. You can also discuss on ideas if you want to make additions or variation. We read the requests and comments, please follow the simple rules below or your request could be removed/edited/merged.

  • - Request in English
  • - Brief title
  • - Description of desired feature
  • - Why the feature is needed

Show all All Planned Not planned Completed Answered Feedback needed
  • 2

    Smart todo lists in live tile Planned

    It would be a great improvement to make 'all' the lists of Microsoft Todo available in the live tile. At the moment the user does not have a complete overview of his tasks. At least the following l...
    Jorik van der Veen 1 comment
  • 12

    Serverless solution to sync Azure AD users and groups to Workspace 365 Feedback needed

    Customers are looking into full-cloud scenario's. Migrating their applications from on-premises to SaaS solutions. Workspace 365 offers a SaaS solution, but when it comes to synchronizing Azure AD ...
    John Seerden 1 comment
  • 2

    Extend tile group width Feedback needed

    Could we please have the width of tile groups extended, so more tiles can be added on the left/right. This was brought up by one of our customers who would like the tile groups extended more horizo...
    Lauren Nobbs 0 comments
  • 1

    For the new announcements feat. - sort posts in live tile by likes,... Feedback needed

    The new live tile for announcements should have a feat. to sort posts by likes, comments and views. Post should also have a views counter (next to likes and comments) - views should be seen in the...
    Elger van der Avoird 1 comment
  • 1

    Mail notification or some other kind of notification is needed for ... Feedback needed

    At this moment when people share documents the receivers are not getting a email notification or other type of notication that documents have been shared. The documents are visible under Shared Wit...
    Servicedesk Compete 1 comment
  • 1

    Stay in "shared maibox" when opening full Email view from multiple ... Completed

    One of the great things of Workspace 365 is that you can create an overview of multiple Email inboxes. You can individually configure Email tiles with which (shared) inbox should be displayed by so...
    Bas van Meurs 0 comments
  • 0

    Add 'Shutdown computer' and 'Logoff computer' to Workspace365 menu Feedback needed

    Especially when people use shared computers they often signout Workspace365 but forget to turn-/logoff their computer which means that other people can login to some else Workspace365 environment. ...
    Edwin Friesen 1 comment
  • 0

    Mail app Feedback needed

    When our customer is sending an e-mail or replying to an email they want to extend the screen to type the mail. It's to small to read the entire mail. 
    Jelle Koornstra 0 comments
  • 1

    Open documents with local office applications by default Planned

    Add the option to set the local office applications as default when opening a document. Instead of manually selecting it every time.
    Tommy Vreijsen 3 comments
  • 2

    Customize How-To tile Feedback needed

    We would like to have the option to customize the contents of the How-To tile. Not only would we like to select which of the standard items should be displayed, but we also would like to add our ow...
    Erik van Dijk 1 comment
  • 2

    Browser Tab Icon Feedback needed

    As part of the "Branding" area of Workspace, it would be very nice to add our own browser tab icon (favicon) vs. using the default icon that is shipped with the product.  This would add to your par...
    Chris mcGlasson 0 comments
  • 2

    Change the default sorting order in folders and documents Feedback needed

    By default folders and documents are sorted in alpabetical order of the file name. It would be a very nice feature if we could change this to be sorted by 'Creation date' and make this the norm for...
    Tim Verleg 0 comments
  • 0

    Most used applications on top or first within a tile group Feedback needed

    One of our larger customers has requested to have the most used application(s) appear first/top within a tile group with applications. Especially if the users has a lot of applications in a certain...
    Michel Stevelmans 0 comments
  • 1

    Keep arrangement of tiles "in place" in shared groups... Feedback needed

    When creating shared groups with Tiles, the arrangement of the Tiles (after dragging them in specific areas within the share group) is "lost" at the users who have access rights. Workspace places a...
    Bas van Meurs 1 comment
  • 0

    Disable tile during planned maintenance Feedback needed

    When configuring a maintenance window for a particular App the corresponding tile should be disabled when the start time for the maintenance window is reached. However, this doesn't work unless the...
    Erik van Dijk 0 comments
  • 0

    Remember folder history Feedback needed

    Add the option to remember browsed folders.
    Jelle Kelderman 1 comment
  • 0

    Add option tap to edit file name Feedback needed

    Add option tap to edit file name When you will tap a file it opens directly. Please add the option double tap to open a file.
    Jelle Kelderman 1 comment
  • 0

    Custom email signature fields Feedback needed

    It's possible to create a managed signature with preconfigured fields, however we use different fields to store that information, so it would be nice to create custom fields to retrieve information...
    Remco Tiel 0 comments
  • 0

    Modify shared group in shared space without admin permissions Completed

    Would be great if owners of groups in shared space could manage the content of the group without admin permissions on the Workspace.
    Jakob Svensson 0 comments
  • 0

    Workspace verbeteren voor blinden en slechtzienden Feedback needed

    Blinden en slechtzienden dan veel op geluid en met sneltoetsen.Als het onderstaande mogelijk is kan voor die groep het werken met Workspace makkelijker worden - Alternatieve teksten bij afbeeldinge...
    Adrie van der Hamsvoort 0 comments
  • 2

    One-click to email from email tile Feedback needed

    Can we do a direct link to the email clicked on from the Live Tile to the email client? Now a click defaults to the users inbox view (primary inbox). When users have multiple boxes (multiple live t...
    Elger van der Avoird 3 comments
  • 2

    Only show recent documents accessed by the user himself Feedback needed

    The Recent tab in the Documents tile is only showing documents that a user has recently edited. A recently opened document that was not edited will not show up in this list. I.e. Office Portal is s...
    AENC. ICT Solutions 1 comment
  • 2

    Workspace Sync Tool options for admins Feedback needed

    We would like to have the ability for a Workspace administrator to control the sync service for the customer's tenant from within Workspace 365.  Select which AD groups are synced (as long as nest...
    Joost Sannen 0 comments
  • 2

    OneNote notebooks created in Site Assets can't be added to Bookmarks Feedback needed

    OneNote notebooks that are created by default in the Site Assets folder of a SharePoint/Teams site are not accessible trough the Documents app (because users are not able to browse to the Site Asse...
    AENC. ICT Solutions 0 comments
  • 2

    Add Tilesize grids Feedback needed

    Currently the below app tiles sizes are available.  1x1 2x2 4x4 4x6 4x8 6x6 6x8 8x6 8x8 Now these are great sizes, but iam missing the following sizes in the grid pattern.  6x4 8x4 These grid s...
    Sean Melker 3 comments
  • 0

    Workspace neemt een “&” over als “&amp”. Planned

    Ik zie dat workspace een “&” overneemt uit Sharepoint in workspace als “&amp”.   Heb getest met de ascii codes voor het “&” teken, maar dit gaat ook niet (https://ascii.cl/htmlcodes.htm). Gebruike...
    Danny Korporaal 0 comments
  • 5

    Option to hide apps that are already added to your workspace Feedback needed

    When a lot of apps are added to the app store the list of apps being shown when a users wants to add an app to the workspace can be a bit overwhelming. It would be nice of you would have the option...
    AENC. ICT Solutions 0 comments
  • 2

    Scrolling through Address Book Feedback needed

    When you open the Address Book you have the option to search through it or,  what appears to be, an option to scroll through it. In reality the second option is actually scrolling through the first...
    AENC. ICT Solutions 0 comments
  • 0

    Popup notifications Feedback needed

    Some websites/web apps have the ability to show a Chrome (or other browser) popup when a new e-mail is incoming, a yammer message, etc.    Is it a possibility to make such notifications available?
    Jorik van der Veen 1 comment
  • 0

    Ability to open pptm files Completed

    For our customer, who has a lot of Macro enabled Powerpoint presentations, it is not possible to open pptm files right off the drive. They first have to download the file and then can edit the file...
    Johan van der Leij 0 comments