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  1. Encryption of all metadata

    If Protonmail is to be serious about privacy, I don't understand why all metadata isn't kept solely in encrypted form. I just signed up for Scryptmail and any data is kept in encrypted form, unreadable for any third party.

    I don't see why it would be necessary to keep for instance the senders or subject titles in encrypted form when Protonmail doesn't support POP3 or IMAP.

    The problem is that otherwise e-mail is inherently insecure, because if for instance a governmental entity wants to see your account, while they won't have access to the content of your e-mails, they can…

    2,651 votes
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    • Increased space (2GB) for FREE accounts

      I would like to have either 1 or 2 GB of storage space for the Free Account!

      2,639 votes
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        under review  ·  49 comments  ·  Dreams  ·  Admin →
      • calendar integration

        I love protonmail as it is, to have an integrated calendar would be very handy. I would use it all the time then!!!

        2,565 votes
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          planned  ·  134 comments  ·  New Features  ·  Admin →
        • IMAP/SMTP + TLS support

          Multi support are needed for heavy mail client (Outlook/Thunderbird/Evolution etc...)

          Web access only is too limited

          2,397 votes
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          • catch-all support for custom domains

            With the addition of custom domain support, I really would love the option to have a catch-all email address, as I've been using that feature a LOT on my current/previous hoster.

            I vastly prefer that over the account+alias@protonmail.com feature, as using that would require me to change all the places where I used all those other email addresses.

            2,374 votes
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            • The ability to search the contents of emails, not just the Subject

              It is a deal killer for business use to not be able to search the contents of emails Vs just subject titles. Combine that with the TERRIBLE conversation thread that will not open ALL messages at the same time and PM may be doing great engineering but poor client business development.

              2,153 votes
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              • multiple accounts for same, custom domain

                The case is simple. I'd like my wife to have a separate account in the same, custom domain registered in protonmail. You can't have it in the current setup, as multiple addresses can be setup only for one account (so they are more like aliases). Multiple accounts could count towards one storage or account number limits.
                Thanks.

                1,998 votes
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                • *Unlimited* Disposable Email Aliases

                  Startmail explains it perfectly. They offer unlimited disposable aliases, which expire within a given amount of time. They also offer custom aliases which can be saved and used indefinitely.

                  It is the disposable alias which will help protect privacy, when submiting an email to an untrusted recipient. After all, how much privacy do we have if our fixed emails become the foundation for building and selling our marketing profiles, just as is done by gmail. We limit personal activity virtual trails by disposing of aliases for casual uses. But, unlike custom aliases, which build on our identifiable original email address,…

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                  • Need to have Proton Drive where I can store all my documents

                    It would be great if I can store all my Gdrive or Dropbox data on a secure service, like yours.

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                    • I would like to see cheaper premium plans for basic users

                      I would like to support Protonmail development with premium subscription. Current plans are however too expensive for basic users.
                      I would only need basic functionality, with possibility to create email aliases.

                      Or the other way around, give users possibility to opt out some current features from premium subscription with lesser money.

                      1,316 votes
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                        12 comments  ·  Dreams  ·  Admin →
                      • Desktop App

                        I know that Protonmail can't integrate with existing desktop mail apps, such as Apple Mail our Outlook, because of the extra passwords. However, I'm not a fan of having to access Protonmail through my browser. Is it possible to build a desktop app with similar functionality to Apple Mail our Outlook (minus the extras, such as calendar integration etc... although that would be nice too)? If you guys build an iphone app, for example, then I don't see it as a huge step to move on to a Mac OS app after that.

                        1,190 votes
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                          61 comments  ·  Dreams  ·  Admin →
                        • Open Pgp Integration

                          Open Pgp Integration

                          1,171 votes
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                          • Allow PGP encrypted mails to non protonmail contacts

                            If I want to send an encrypted mail to a non protonmail E-Mail address I can't do that right now (I mean besides that link thing)

                            Please add in the contacts section a way to upload the public key of a non protonmail user. That way we would be capable to send and receive PGP (GnuPG) encyrpted mails from others.

                            1,066 votes
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                              planned  ·  16 comments  ·  New Features  ·  Admin →
                            • When sending/reading an email show if the email was sent/received securely

                              Gmail has this feature where we can see if it's secure or not.

                              982 votes
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                              • ProtonChat

                                Let's make it in some math style:

                                ProtonMail : Gmail = ProtonChat : Hangouts

                                :)

                                Secure private chat same principle of secure email, but applied to chats.

                                906 votes
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                                • Add Phone Numbers, Address, Notes To The Contacts

                                  Add Phone Numbers, Address, Notes To The Contacts

                                  827 votes
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                                    planned  ·  28 comments  ·  Admin →
                                  • Windows Phone app

                                    I've windows phone

                                    776 votes
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                                      under review  ·  48 comments  ·  Dreams  ·  Admin →
                                    • X-notifier Script for ProtonMail for Firefox?

                                      X-notifier is a Firefox plugin that alerts you to new email arrivals in multiple webmail accounts. The plugin already works with many popular webmail services. For new email services, an additional script must be made.

                                      This is the X-notifier Firefox plugin page: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/xnotifier/

                                      This is the current list of addon scripts: http://xnotifier.tobwithu.com/scripts.php

                                      This is the request page for a ProtonMail script to be added to X-notifier: http://xnotifier.tobwithu.com/dp/node/3407

                                      Could ProtonMail staff collaborate on creating a script?

                                      Or could someone reading this with the ability to create scripts help make one to add functionality for ProtonMail?

                                      This would also help those interested…

                                      774 votes
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                                      • make domain shorter, like user@pm.ch or user@pm.com

                                        Make the domain shorter please,
                                        user@pm.ch or user@pm.com would be ok

                                        748 votes
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                                        • Accept Monero payments for Protonmail Plus and Visionary upgrades

                                          Please accept Monero payments for Protonmail Plus and Visionary upgrades. Monero (XMR) is the most secure, private and untraceable currency available today. Many Monero users are longtime supporters of ProtonMail and would like payment privacy when upgrading their email account or making a donations.

                                          743 votes
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