Sway Suggestion Box

Welcome to Microsoft Sway’s Suggestion Box by UserVoice!

To help us build the best version of Sway, we have partnered with UserVoice, a third-party service, to hear your ideas and suggestions. We will read all the suggestions, and we regularly review the ideas and incorporate them into product planning discussions. Please note that the suggestion box is moderated and is a voluntary participation-based project. Please do not send any novel or patentable ideas, copyrighted materials, samples or demos for which you do not want to grant a license to Microsoft. Your use of the portal and your submission is subject to the UserVoice Terms of Service & Privacy Policy, including the license terms.

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  1. adding pictures from your computer

    One ting I would like to improve is to add pictures from your computer, using the Online Version of Microsoft Sway!

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  2. Navigation Bar

    I really enjoy Sway, and it would be quite helpful if we could have a navigation bar template to link different sways together, maybe even allowing for a collapsible navigation bar. I think this feature would allow for many more uses of Sway!! Right now you have to make up a "fake" navigation menu, but it's still pretty clunky.

    3 votes
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  3. more than one person to edit at the same time

    I would like to allow a group of students tow work on the same SWAY at the same time the way Google slides allows multiple people to edit at one time. Right now only one person can edit at one time

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  4. Import pages & sections directly from OneNote

    Import from OneNote directlyinto a sway, keeping sections, pages, Headlines, formating, numbering etc.

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  5. Have Sway support larger sized Mp4 files or compress them automatically

    Have Sway support larger sized Mp4 files or compress them automatically

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  6. summary

    A summary creation tool would be amazing!

    4 votes
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  7. 1 vote
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  8. 1 vote
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  9. sway activity

    should be available for downloard in compultador and be ultizado in various activities, therefore, this application is a recognition in work and other activities, and is more updated resource that the Power Point ... it would be great if this application was available in downloard! !!

    12 votes
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  10. No Microsoft Konto for working together

    It will be helpfully, if can do a sway together with my classmate. He has a Microsoft Konto, but i have none. Why can´t i work with him together like on PowerPoint online, for example?

    Please add this function!!

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  11. Change all cards in one go to have the same properties e.g. Focus and Intensity

    When I upload 20 cards all with images - no text - and I want them all to be set to Focus = "All of the image is important" and Size = "Intense", I currently have to do this one at a time.
    I'd like to be able to select all cards and apply the above formatting in one go.

    3 votes
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  12. Positioning captions and labels

    Allow Caption text to be positioned relative to a graphic.
    Captions: Above / Below / Side
    Labels: Over the graphic: Top / Bottom / Center

    Reason: Text laid over a graphic can obscure important content.

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  13. Improved translation from word to sway

    I like to create my sway by first creating a word document and importing it into sway but figuring out how to do this properly has not been well documented or not specific enough.

    Sway will separate my word document into header cards and text cards while the headers are easily defined by using a larger font in word the rest of my document ends up on one giant text card. I would like to specify when one text card ends and another is created because sometimes i would like to add a picture to go with a certain paragraph.

    2 votes
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  14. Create slide slide

    Some times there are such a cool pictures posted on MSN web site I would like to created sway from that. I need to provide the photo gallery URL to sway and the sawy should be created

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  15. Start Document from OneDrive

    The Start from a Document button only opens a file on my local drive. I'd expect the documents it starts from should be from my OneDrive, since I don't have everything on my OneDrive on my local disk, ever.

    5 votes
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  16. Can you add the features to add the caption from make my note extension to Sway

    Can you add the features to add the caption from make my note extension to Sway.

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  17. Add text / ... per focus points (multiple focus points)

    This should be possible:

    step 1: Upload an image.
    Step 2: Create multiple focus point in that image
    Step 3: Per focus point you can add text / ...
    that's it! Should be cool!

    2 votes
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  18. Description for embed

    Ability to comment/add a description on embedded content

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  19. Fotostream

    I would like to use pictures from my fotostream and shares streams on iPhone

    4 votes
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  20. Videos

    when you add your own videos in, it takes hours depending on how long your video is, it would be a good Idea to make it faster.

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