PowerPoint for iPad & iPhone (iOS)

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  1. Error in PowerPoint when using Apple Pencil

    When using the "Draw" feature, PowerPoint for iOS (iPad) encounters an annoying error that actually makes the feature completely unusable.
    The pen regularly "slips" (every 2nd/3rd line I draw) outside the boundaries of the slide, which can only be fixed by frequently pressing the undo button and drawing again. This error does not occur on all slides but "only" on slides that contain tables.
    Problem including images also described here: https://answers.microsoft.com/de-de/msoffice/forum/msoffice_powerpoint-mso_imobile-mso_mobapps/fehler-in-powerpoint-mit-apple-pencil/e3d8b8f4-6f4c-4607-a054-4e727be6de7e?tm=1529480136741
    On blank slides and in other applications I have absolutely no problems with the drawing function or the pencil in general.

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    • PDF'S SIZE EXPORTED

      The option to "export pdf"works well, but the file's size is always bigger than original file. So, when I want share the pdf exported from ppt, I need acess other program to reduce it's size. Isn't a good experience.

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      • Need a way to insert a File (object) such as a pdf into the slide. Also need a way to allow the slide format to be changed (4:3 to 16:9).

        Need a way to insert a File (object) such as a pdf into the slide.
        Also need a way to allow the slide format to be changed (4:3 to 16:9).

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        • Compress

          The ability to compress image on iOS

          My presentation was 200mb
          With compressing IT was 20mb
          But i Needed to compress images through My computer which is a bad extra step

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          • Create a self running presentation

            Very useful for trade shows

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            • Write Korean letters, the program stops.

              When using powerpoint app with iOS device(I use iPad pro 12.9 2nd gen, iPhone 6s+), I write Korean letter and the powerpoint app stops. If I write English letters, the app still works well. It’s a really big problem Because I can’t make new documents with Korean language. I only can see documents been made already. I need immidiate bug fix with this problem. Some people accuse the same problem in Korean Microsoft forum. Please respond about this problem, and fix this issue. Thanks for reading.

              15 votes
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              • Touch ID for sign in

                Enable TouchID to quicken login, on all of Word, PPT and Excel, as with Outlook.

                2 votes
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                • Office on iOS share with an anonymous link

                  Once a user has a presentation open on their phone/tablet, they should be able to share that file in any way they can on any other device using the built-in share function (i.e. without having to go to another app/site to have the full set of sharing options their organization allows).

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                  • Ability to change bullet color

                    Need to be able to change list bullet/number color

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                    • I can’t type comments in PowerPoint for iPad after the 2.10 update.

                      I can insert a new comment, but no text box appears — just my name and date. I can’t edit past comments or reply to comments either.
                      I’ve “reset” the app through settings, logged out, and even deleted the app, restarted the ipad, and reinstalled the app. I’m on a regular ipad, not ipad pro, and the ipad is updated.

                      3 votes
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                      • Enable the capability to choose whether or not to use "Presenter View" inslide show mode on Iphone

                        I created a PowerPoint presentation with slides in portrait orientation.
                        When I display on iPhone I am always in presenter view and lose screen real-estate to thumbnails and notes. If I turn my iPhone sideways, I am out of presenter view but the images are portrait on a landscape screen.

                        You only have an arrow or play option for slide show. You can’t chose which mode to play in as on a PC or IPAD. On the PC and IPAD when you click “slide show” , you have capability to choose your mode/view. That does not exist on IPhone. It…

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                        • Feature to help people with "Essential Tremor" draw figures

                          This request is for a feature to help people with "Essential Tremor" draw figures: When using Powerpoint on my laptop, I can use "Insert", "Shapes", "Lines" and select the 2nd option from the right to draw polygons with straight edges. This feature does not appear to be available on the iPad Powerpoint. The only option that could be used to draw a polygon on the iPad is a "freeform line" and, because of what is called an "Essential Tremor", the figure that results is unrecognizable Please add the shape tool from the MacOS Powerpoint or a similar feature to Powerpoint…

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                          • On a iOS device it should be possible to Play a video automatically in a slide show

                            On a iphone one can import a video from the camera roll. BUT it cannot played automatically by switching the slide. That‘s a really important feature for using videos in the app.

                            4 votes
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                            • On an iphone when I show slide shows the slide notes cover half of the screen.

                              It must be able to hide and show according to the needs of each user of the application.

                              25 votes
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                              • Printing multiple slides per page

                                Currently only one PPT slide can be printed per page. How about choosing how many slides you want to print per page?

                                11 votes
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                                • Font displayed incorrectly

                                  I am using a custom font for my presentation. And it does not show up correctly on iOS.

                                  All characters are displayed one above the other.

                                  It did work in previous versions. And the text is still displayed correctly in other iOS-Apps (Keynote, etc.).

                                  5 votes
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                                  • power point formats

                                    power point presentation suitable for DVD PLAYER!!

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                                    • Add drag and drop feature in all office apps

                                      Just that, Add drag and drop feature in all office apps would be an improvement in the productivity

                                      11 votes
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                                      • there is no smart art feature available in offline version for ipad.

                                        Managing with offline version with no smart art , is not possible. This is a common feature being used by all ppt makers. While travelling mobile data is always disruptive n hence non availability of this feature brings down the productivity n purpose of using ipad.

                                        11 votes
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                                        • DRAG AND DROP GOOD GOD

                                          IT HAS BEEN MONTHS AND IT IS SO EASY TO IMPLEMENT. THERE IS NO EXCUSE FOR A COMPANY AS LARGE AS MICROSOFT TO HAVE NOT IMPLEMENTED THIS FEATURE YET.

                                          5 votes
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