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Welcome to Sway’s Suggestion Box!

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 regularly review the ideas and incorporate them into product planning discussions. We will read all suggestions and respond to every suggestion that gets at least 20 votes. We may also merge and rename suggestions for clarity.

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  1. Stack cards should have a no-tilt option

    The Stack group should have an option to allow the cards to be seen as perfectly horizontal with an offset to be able to see the cards behind instead of only having the default of having each card tilted to varying degrees. The tilting is a pain if you're trying to provide information on the cards and you can't use a slideshow with text so there's not really much choice.

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    • to have Google Web Fonts or Adobe TypeKit font support in Sway.

      I'd like to be able to customize the fonts in Sway using free Google Web Fonts, or tie in my Adobe TypeKit subscription to Sway to use for presentations.

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      • vertical scroll

        I would like the ability to a navigate frame at a time in vertical mode same as horizontal mode has slideshow or scroll.

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        • 3D

          As Microsoft is adding 3D viewing in more and more environment:
          Mixed reality Viewer in Windows10, Remix3D in the Web, 3D viewer in OneDrive/Sharepoint, EMbed 3D in Office Document, I was wondering when it will appear in Sway.
          Support for glb/gltf is mandatory as well as fbx, obj and stl

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          • Change the message on the tab

            The “Sway-Error” tab is very misleading and stops people from noticing the message that they need to sign in which then equals a support ticket. Please remove error and replace with Sway - Sign in.

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            • Analytics

              The lack of analytics is frustrating. I'm using Sway as a hybrid blog/website tool for our department, and want to get more than just page view stats. I'd love to link it up to Google Analytics or a similiar Microsoft product.

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              • signature capability

                We use Proposify for company proposals and would like to use this instead. The primary difference is that a client can approve/sign the proposal provided. Is this something we can look toward or is there a workaround?

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                • Ability to Size the Header Image within the Layouts

                  In most images in Sway you have the option to "showcase" or change the size of the image in general but in the Header Image you cannot. It takes up more space than I want in some cases and I'd like to be able to size it also. Changing the layout does not solve my issue.

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                  • Print Power BI uploaded to Sway

                    Sway does not allow to print uploaded power BI.

                    Instead it prints the link used to upload it.

                    I think this feature would add a lot of value to an already strong tool.

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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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                      • Apply required disclosures as a footer on company template Sway

                        Apply required legal/regulatory disclosures in the footer section of a Sway to utilize in the financial sector

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                        • Ability to create external links to specific Sway section

                          I would like to be able to create external links that bring a visitor to a Sway directly to a section, rather than just to the top of the Sway.

                          This way, if we update the Sway, we can send a link just to the new section. Or, if there is a specific section we want to highlight for one group, we can send them directly there.

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                          • The fullscreen button loads an empty page with Edge 40.15063.0.0

                            When clicking the fullscreen button in Edge 40.15063.0.0 (Windows 10) then the screen stays black.

                            It was working before, and still works with Chrome and Firefox.

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                            • Interaction tracking - visitor clicks on links within the Sway, as well as views & shares

                              I use Sway for a monthly newsletter and have "Read More" and "Sign Up" links. A lot of those take us to secure company sites with no tracking, but I'd like to have click tracking from within the Sway, to see how many users clicked to read a whole article, or to sign up for something in our LMS.

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                              • text align

                                Teachers are asking me how to align text justified in Sway. It would look academically more correct.

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                                • How to change account on SWay

                                  I used to shift account by clicking on the account identity at the top of the app. It doesn't work anymore since this morning and now have to disconnect and reconnect on the other account ????
                                  Any idea ???
                                  Thanks
                                  JP

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                                  • 1 vote
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                                    • add backround music to my Sway

                                      I need to add backround music to my Sway.

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                                      • My students are trying to change font size on the Sway app, but it won't allow them to. They only have that feature on the website. Help

                                        The Sway app does not seem to have a the feature that allows you to change font size. We found it on the site, but my students are using the app. Please advise.

                                        Thank you

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                                        • I want to add background music to sway. I guess it's not possibile right now.

                                          I want to add background music to sway. I guess it's not possibile right now.

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