Earlier this year, Microsoft killed off its UserVoice forums. It was a bit strange, since it hadn’t provided any kind of warning. Eventually, the company said that it does have some new mechanisms coming, and as it turns out, it’s called Feedback Portal, and it’s coming in preview before the end of the year.
The news comes thanks to Carl Knecht on Twitter. It’s going to start as a feedback mechanism for both Microsoft Edge and Microsoft 365, with support for other services like Windows coming next year. It’s going to be available in all markets, but only in English, at least at first.
Remember how Microsoft was getting away from UserVoice and then didn’t provide a great alternative? MC289676 “Announcing Microsoft Feedback Portal” for Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Edge @maryjofoley pic.twitter.com/nCQLc6i8P9
— Carl Knecht (@rialtus) October 6, 2021
Microsoft does have other ways to post feedback. For example, there’s an option to send feedback from right within the Microsoft Edge bro…