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. to be able to add a song to my sway

    I would like to add a song that would play in the background of my sway prez.

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    • full screen embed

      make available the feature of embedding to a website that makes the sway appear full screen

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      • autoplay

        Like many others I'd like videos in Sway to play automatically. I understand it's possible to embed an iframe that support autoplay. Would it be possible to include information about this on the support pages?

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        • Sway to show progress while loading

          On a slower connection, Sway currently either shows blank screen, or the broken jpg icon before showing the photo in full. It's hard to tell if the browser is doing something and user will be misled into pressing refresh button early. This is on Chrome.

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          • Insert action button

            Sería genial que Sway incluyera un botón de acción que permita hipervincular secciones dentro del mismo Sway, muy similar a lo que podemos hacer en Power Point. Please, inclúyanlo.

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            • scroll videos, audios and embeds over images

              I know you can make text scroll over an image but it would be nice if we could make videos, audios and embeds scroll over an image as well.

              14 votes
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              • Undo

                I think you should add an undo button so then when you want to undo a text you can just undo it by pressing the undo button.

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                • Combine image display options

                  Have the ability to combine image display options. I would like to have comparison images in a slide show or maybe in a grid. Currently you pick either or and you can't combine the options.

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                  • Colour choice for links

                    Give a colour choice when displaying links to sites and other media platforms. I see when i click on a link it comes up blue , but never stays that way. It would look amazing if they could be a different colour as i always use a black background and electric blue or any other colour REALLY stands out. !!

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                    • Autoplay in Sway

                      Autoplay in Sway embed cards!

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                      • Let me choose the image to go with my SWAY.

                        Sway is excellent but sometimes the core image it pulls to create the visual link is cut off and doesn't look right. (see attached). Can you let me create my own image to attach to a SWAY so it can be correctly formatted? Alternatively, can you auto format the image so it shows the whole one vs truncates??

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                        • Select only Accessible themes

                          Many government departments are limited to creating accessible documents. It would be nice if our users had an option to select only themes the know meets accessibility requirements based on colour contrasts/text sizes. It would also be nice to have template sets for different organisations.

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                          • Videos linked to a sway

                            When you create a link to a website or online content, instead of showing only the phrase that I enter, could it show the website. Usually a video, similar to when I upload a video from my files.

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                            • Change menu back

                              The Office 365 version of Sway was better than the Microsoft personal version. Remix was an obvious button which the students love. Just yesterday, we saw the O365 version now matches the personal version. Please change it back. The O365 version was more user friendly and easier to navigate without a bunch of extra clicks. Personal should have changed to match O365, not the other way around.

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                              • stamp

                                Hi

                                In our company we need to have confidentiality stamps and a corporate branding like color bars in the bottom, can this be achieved by Sway?

                                Thanks

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                                • removing underline in hyperlinked titles

                                  It would be great to be able to remove the auto underline for hyperlinked titles.

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                                  • 3 votes
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                                    • 40 votes
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                                      • All Microsoft Word Fonts available in Sway

                                        All Word Fonts available in Sway.
                                        This would allow greater flexibility for users to personalise their Sways.
                                        It's particularly useful for business users who must adhere to brand/design guidelines.

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                                        • 2 votes
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