Sway for iPad & iPhone (iOS)

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  1. Option to attach multiple documents (.docx, .pdf, .ppt)

    I am an elementary teacher and I believe Sway could revolutionize how I create and share weekly newsletters, but it is missing the ability to attach or imbed documents that often need to be sent home (permission slips, my welcome back power point, copies of school paperwork, etc.). I really want to use Sway this year, but will not be able to unless this feature is added! Please, please consider!

    31 votes
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    • You have to be able to rename a Sway!!!

      It’s challenging that the name of your Sway is pulled from the text on the first slide. You should be able to name and rename files.

      3 votes
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      • To be able to add video directly from my iPhone video gallery.

        Today you can click to add a video from your mobile device and after you select the video to add, it doesn’t appear in your sway. Would like to be able to add video from the iPhone.

        57 votes
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        • Font & Photos

          Font & photos
          Font: Control the font size
          Photos: Able to resize the photo and place it at any location within the text area

          37 votes
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          • 6 votes
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            • View others

              I would like to be able to view other sways directly from the app.

              4 votes
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              • More features such as underline text, choose size and type of font, center, right align or left align text

                More features similar to other Microsoft office software. Please include things like different fonts, allow us to move text around, add in text boxes, underline text...
                Basically all the things you can do in PowerPoint and word as standard please include in this application.

                13 votes
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                • I would like to be able to move my stuff around in the preview section vote if you agree

                  This will be good to make the sway look how you cpwant not how the app generates it.

                  14 votes
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                  • Chat

                    Add chat feature like clash of clans. A world chat where people can talk, click on someone and view their blog, and allow a service to categorize posts with pictures. Allow for comments, likes, etc. I haven't explore all of sway but those are features I would like. Include public posts, personal journals with similar features of OneNote to write drafts as well.

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                    • Get rid of the “created by sway” footnote

                      I want to get rid of the “created by sway” footnote at the end of every sway I create. I am 365 customer, yet can’t see this option anywhere on my ios (ipad pro) frontend.

                      12 votes
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                      • Move banners

                        There’s not a whole lot of flexibility for moving things around which can result in the sway looking choppy

                        4 votes
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                        • Manage Templates From Mobile App

                          I think Microsoft should be taking a "Mobile First" approach to apps like Sway and make all features available on the mobile app. My primary device is an ipad pro and the inability to save a Sway template on the iOS app means i need to find myself a desktop to use just for thus purpose. We should really be at a stage where we can do everything we used to do on a PC from a mobile device.

                          3 votes
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                          • Saving as .zip

                            Share it as a zip file to open in .zip opening programs

                            4 votes
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                            • An import option to convert other file types (word, ppt) to sway

                              A button that allows the importing of various file types into sway as a basis for presentation (word, pdf, PowerPoint)

                              53 votes
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                              • Create a sway on my mobile app and have it look the same on the desktop version

                                I’d like to create a sway from either my mobile app or desktop and have it view the sale (ie look the same) no matter which device you use. Today if you create a sway from your mobile device and then view on your desktop, it doesn’t align and looks different.

                                5 votes
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                                • 5 votes
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                                  • A tutorial

                                    An in depth tutorial on how to use away would definitely be appreciated.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • to be able to save Sways into folders

                                      To be able to create folders to organize Sways in order to find them quickly

                                      7 votes
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                                      • Insert power bi reports

                                        Link my power bi reports

                                        7 votes
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                                        • Genealogy Family Tree Templates and Story‘s

                                          I would like to see some various Genealogy Family Tree templates / options added. Templates which would allow someone to create their family history from multiple perspectives to show an expandable 12+ generation tree. From this be able to tell the stories of their full tree with photos, genealogy bread crumbs, branch trails in smaller genealogy lines and branches, etc.... The ability to both import and export into existing GEDCOM, FTM ect., other Genealogy and/or Microsoft application/software file formats.

                                          29 votes
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