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. 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…

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      Gathering Feedback  ·  3 comments  ·  Sway future vision  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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…

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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.

        28 votes
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        • Sway app for android

          Sway app for android would really be useful for highscool projects

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            • 5 votes
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              • see who viewed my sway

                How come I can see the number of views on my sway but I can't see who the viewers are?

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                • I would like sway to be embed into email for marketing use. This programme has so much it could offer.

                  A way to embed or copy the HTML of the sway so I can use it for marketing newsletters. even copying the HTML for use with Dotmailer etc would be amazing.

                  60 votes
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                  • integrate a local anchor

                    Add an local anchor to swap somes pages who we don't want to read. for exemple like in the office word's summary. Click on the link and it bring you to the page that you want

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                    • h5p.org and Padlet.com

                      Hello!
                      I work as a teacher, and would like to be able to embed more HTML5 content for interaction into my sways. Consider adding support for h5p.org, they offer a lot possibilities for interactive content. Padlet is another useful tool we often use in the classroom. Please consider enabling these features, would help many teachers and pupils!

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                      • Html to Sway

                        Html to Sway

                        I am planning an app that produces (W3C conform) html pages (travel reports).
                        Users should be able to publish html pages to Sway. Would be great!

                        19 votes
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                        • Deploy company templates

                          We'd like to be able to have a custom Sway template available for our Office 365 users to use to make Sway presentations.

                          92 votes
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                          • the option for a QR code next to the link when sharing.

                            Like in Forms, create a QR code for sharing the Sway easier.

                            10 votes
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                            • a Translation feature - very interested to use Sway for a school newsletter. i.e. English to Spanish, etc.

                              Word on Office 365 has this feature, and I would like for Sway to have this feature. Does this exist currently? Is this a possibility?

                              6 votes
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                              • Integrating some of the innovation used by Visme in Sway

                                If you have not heard of visme, take a look at visme.co I was part of one of your 3 day focus groups in Redmond a couple of years back. I had a great time with your Dev team members. I'm happy to see you implemented printing, but also find the visme template tools very easy to create dynamic presentations and documentation. Take a look. I look forward to hearing your thoughts! Lou Kalis - La Crosse Public Library - I.T. Manager

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                                • 30 votes
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                                  • Continued service of app

                                    PLEASE do not retire the Sway app. I JUST found it and it is going to revolutionize my network marketing business. Please let me know how I can keep this app.

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                                    • Background music

                                      Add background music that plays automatically on a Sway and you can tell it which sections of the Swat it is applicable to

                                      4 votes
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                                      • issuu.com

                                        Embed publications from issuu.com

                                        16 votes
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                                        • Add audio narration to sway and create a video

                                          I would like to add narration to the sway presentation and create a video that would be similar to a live presentation.

                                          17 votes
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