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. Sign in to Sway through OneNote Add-in using company account

    Dear Team,

    I really like the Send to Sway add-in function in OneNote. However, when using company Office365 account, I can't sign in to Sway through this add-in. It seems it only supports personal account for this function. Hope it can also work for working or school account!

    Bests,
    Claire

    30 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Creating a Sway  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Enable editing of Sway on Android via an app

      Until we can edit and update our Sway on the go and anywhere than this will not be perfect. It would be ideal to take a snap on our camera phone and instantly upload it to Sway for editing. I use my phone more than a laptop/ computer to work so having a Sway app would turn this into a much more user friendly concept

      91 votes
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      • Live calendar embedding

        Please make it possible to embed a live calendar into a Sway that can be clicked on to open events and will reflect any live updates. We are replacing our current web site program with the use of Sway for teacher websites. One HUGE issue with the transition is the inability to have a calendar of events and assignments due. This is something that parents and students need to be able to see and interact with. If I just post a picture of a calendar that would have to be updated at every edit. Or if I link to an…

        83 votes
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          Gathering Feedback  ·  2 comments  ·  Sway future vision  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • A sway android app

          It would be great to have a sway android app!

          41 votes
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          • The ability to add company branded headers and footers to the PDF export

            Add the option to include a default website, logo and disclaimer etc. so when clients export Sway to PDF / Word.
            Currently, (The logo to the title card doesn't export?) there is no way to brand these exports or give them any identifying marks like a company logo, header or footer.

            12 votes
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            • organizing sways

              I use sways to make newsletters for parents, staff meettings, resources for parents, special events for our childcare center. We have created quite a few sways in the past few months and it has become a little hard to organize and keep track of them. I would love to be able to put them in folders to keep them organized. I also have 4 other Directors at our center. We would love to be able to have the permission to be able to edit each others sway without being the initial owner. I would love to speak to someone in…

              73 votes
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              • Add Microsoft Sway to mobile

                It would be very useful if I could use sway on my mobile device

                8 votes
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                • Delegate Sharing permissions

                  I would like the posibility to delegate the "share external" permission. Currently it´s a tenant wide setting. I would like only specific users to be able to share with anonymous links external.

                  6 votes
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                  • 16 votes
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                    • 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.

                      15 votes
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                      • Export Sway to PowerPoint

                        Sways should have the ability to export as .pptx

                        9 votes
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                        • A Shared Sway section added like you have a shared files section and a shared OneNote section etc...

                          A Shared Sway section added like you have a shared files section and a shared OneNote section etc...

                          3 votes
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                          • Microsoft Flow integration for data import automation

                            I would like to leverage Microsoft Flow to pump data into Sway in order to present live data within Sway slides. By focusing on Flow, the types of content available to Sway users would increase over time as more Flow integration options become available.

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                            • full screen embed

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

                              4 votes
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                              • Personal Flickr / Photography service accounts

                                I would love to use this but unless I can connect to my flickr account, I really cant. I've read a few posts from dev's which say you can connect to your flickr account, but I cannot see how to do it. I can see flickr, so might I suggest that is where you put the option to connect to your own materials, even if they are copyright! It looks very promising!

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                                • Enable displaying images uploaded to Sway in the same resolution as original images.

                                  *English follows Japanese
                                  ■Title(件名):
                                  Sway にアップロードした画像について

                                  Enable displaying images uploaded to Sway in the same resolution as original images.

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                                  ■Description(内容):
                                  Sway に画像をアップロードすると、元の画像より低い画質で表示される。もとの画像と同じ画質で画像をアップロードし、表示できる機能を実装してほしい。

                                  When uploading images to Sway, the images will be displayed in lower resolution than the original images.
                                  In order to improve usability, I hope the feature will be improved to enable uploading and displaying images to Sway in the same resolution as the original images.

                                  Thank you for your consideration.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • Internal Link

                                    I'm requesting the ability to link to an existing Sway header.

                                    50 votes
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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?

                                      4 votes
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                                      • Android sway app

                                        Make an android sway app

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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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