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  1. Integrate with pgp keystore for to addresses

    Allow us to provide public keys for our contacts, letting us encrypt emails to people without using protonmail "secure" email with password.

    Additionally offer search functionality for one of the well known keystores (MIT, etc) to find public keys for people you're sending emails to.

    609 votes
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  2. one-time password for encrypted messages to non-protonmail users

    My healthcare provider sent me a mail informing that I had to retrieve a private message from their secured servers. Clicking the link in my mail kicked of a 2nd mail containing an expiring OTP. Only after entering the OTP I was able to retrieve the message. I've seen this approach used by other services as well, the advantage being that you don't have to negotiate a password beforehand. It can be a nice improvement to the current implementation of sending encrypted messages to non-protonmail users.

    8 votes
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  3. Plus Account with EDU Email

    -> Free plus account for uni/post-secondary students

    - Can be featured in github's student pack (https://education.github.com/pack)
    - Account upgrade could simply expire at the end of educational term
    - Custom domain options allow students to use their EDU domain email with proton mail's superior service
    - Allows students to organize busy mail traffic without folder limitations
    - Increase storage capacity allows for multiple word documents and Comp. Sci projects

    486 votes
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  4. SpamAssassin: set required level for each user separately

    It would be great if each user could modify the default level required in SpamAssassin (4) to another value (e.g. 5 if too many legitimate mails land in the spam folder).

    182 votes
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  5. Email font preference setting

    Ability to set font to size style and color one time without having to reset it with every email. Standard setting is way too small

    9 votes
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  6. Dark theme for App

    Would love a dark theme for the Android app

    11,812 votes
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  7. Dark mode

    I'd like to see a dark mode for the email UI, both app and for the browser. Goes a long way as a quality of life feature.

    5 votes
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  8. Security new feature: RFC 8461 - SMTP MTA Strict Transport Security (MTA-STS)

    RFC 8461 - SMTP MTA Strict Transport Security (MTA-STS) is a mechanism enabling mail service providers (SPs) to declare their ability to receive Transport Layer Security (TLS) secure SMTP connections and to specify whether sending SMTP servers should refuse to deliver to MX hosts that do not offer TLS with a trusted server certificate.

    This is obviously to secure messages between mail providers, so users benefit from the additional security on transit. This is backed by: Google, Oath ("yahoo"), Comcast, Microsoft... the big company's in the area... so it should be adopted by them.

    16 votes
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  9. 1 vote
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  10. FIFO2 U2F Security Key Support for MFA

    With the latest FIDO2 updates and all of the major web browsers supporting this (including Windows now for login!) will you be adding support for security keys like the Yubikey? This is a feature that I would REALLY like to utilize for MFA.

    13 votes
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  11. Text size and font

    The service is missing a choice for text size and font that can be chosen as a set up feature. Currently you can do it in each message, but (a) the size is too small, (b) the font choice reverts back to default, and (c) visibility is horrendous. Keep in mind that not all subscribers have the same level of visual acuity. Therefore the idea is that one can choose his own default setting and not be bothered by almost unreadable characters.

    169 votes
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  12. SpamAssassin: default required value for all users

    As long as my other idea (https://protonmail.uservoice.com/forums/284483-feedback/suggestions/34132327-spamassassin-set-required-level-for-each-user-sep) is not yet implemented:
    Set required level in SpamAssassin more conservatively as suggested by SpamAssassin:
    https://spamassassin.apache.org/full/3.1.x/doc/Mail_SpamAssassin_Conf.html#user_preferences
    Default (for single-user setup) is 5 - for ISPs they suggest that "you should probably set the default to be more conservative, like 8.0 or 10.0". ProtonMail sets the value to 4 for all users! That is too low!

    147 votes
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  13. Snooze emails and reminders to temporarily remove them from your inbox until you need them.

    Snooze emails and reminders to temporarily remove them from your inbox until you need them.

    Your email or reminder will come back to the top of your inbox when you want it to, whether that's tomorrow, or next week. You can always see your snoozed items under Snoozed in the Menu

    See how it works in gmail:
    https://support.google.com/inbox/answer/6067583

    9 votes
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  14. Selective notifications by address

    I don't like getting notifications for every single email I get, I've used other less secure email addresses to receive routine emails that I don't want notifications for, but of course with the ever growing problem of hacking, I realize that I'm leaving information vulnerable as an attack vector. It would be nice to have notifications for certain ProtonMail addresses, while others are received quietly, yet all available under the same login.

    3 votes
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  15. support

    I'm paying for what is supposed to include improved support and yet it's hard to find answers to questions and I get delayed, unhelpful or no response. Have tech support that is actually supportive at least in the paid version.

    2 votes
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  16. Grouping email addresses

    I need a way to group email addresses so I do not have to remember them individually. It would be great to have this feature. Thanks!

    329 votes
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  17. Grouping messages in Android mobile app

    It would be great to copy messages grouping from web version to mobile app (Android). Without this feature it's really hard to use Protonmail on mobile.
    Thank you!

    8 votes
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  18. Is there a way to change the time of received emails to my local timezone?

    Is there a way to change the time of received emails to my local timezone?

    11 votes
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  19. 6 votes
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  20. Remove Payment Option

    Remove All Payment Cards - Ability to remove payment card details; have no card attached to an account perminently & just pay near a renewal date or have account auto-deleted.

    6 votes
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