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  1. Need to be able to get the format ribbon when a table is selected

    When you select a table in regular Excel, a dynamic ribbon appears that gives you formatting options. In the online version of Excel, this does not appear.

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  2. I have

    I have added two or more word in cells. and i have applied data validation.but i can not able to show second word during search.

    I have attached screen shot for review.....
    for example if i type centers or business instead of call, the full sentence should show.
    please provide needful

    1 vote
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  3. Show total rows count at least when filters are active

    Frequently I want to know how many rows (or columns on occasion) are in a sheet. It would be nice to have a running total visible somewhere on the screen. Especially when I'm applying or removing filters.

    I've been in countless meetings where people are either counting rows by hand, scrolling endlessly, or copy pasting filtered rows into a temporary sheet just to get this information.

    1 vote
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  4. Show total rows/columns count at least when filters are active

    Frequently I want to know how many rows (or columns on occasion) are in a sheet. It would be nice to have a running total visible somewhere on the screen. Especially when I'm applying or removing filters.

    I've been in countless meetings where people are either counting rows by hand, scrolling endlessly, or copy pasting filtered rows into a temporary sheet just to get this information.

    1 vote
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  5. Multiple Filters

    Excel Online is currently only able to filter one column in a table. It would be useful to be able to filter multiple columns when you have a big table and need to sort through data quickly. Please help.

    4 votes
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  6. Advanced filter options

    Introducing advanced filters like in Outlook desktop version will be great.
    We have filters for subject, from, to, body, date, attachment filters in outlook.

    It is a pain to search using keywords.

    20 votes
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  7. Enable PivotChart for browser

    Enable Pivot Chart for browser

    2 votes
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  8. Is there any method to perform "filter and sort by colors" in a table?

    Is there any method to perform "filter and sort by colors" in the following table?
    Actually, I have already waited for many years about the "sort and filter by colors" function. Why is there not any improvement about such basic function?

    7 votes
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  9. filter shortcut ALT DFF not working

    filter shortcut ALT DFF not working

    2 votes
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  10. Excel Online Insert Document Attachment

    Need to be able to insert attachments to a cell in Excel, much like on the program Smartsheet. Thanks

    9 votes
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  11. Upon applying filter, online excel does not show number of rows selected.

    Upon applying filter, online excel does not show number of rows selected.

    2 votes
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  12. Allow Ctrl + Click on Excel Online

    Allow Ctrl + Click on Excel Online

    5 votes
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  13. Add ctrl+click to select multiple cells on Excel Online

    I can not select multiple cells on excel online by pressing CTRL and clicking on multimple cells.

    This is a basic function that prevents people from using the online version.

    19 votes
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  14. please add filter option for exel

    please add filter option for exel

    5 votes
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  15. Excel Online is not user friendly when removing table formatting.

    There should be a fix for that rather than an error message. Example, a way to extend the current table or a way to remove the existing table formatting in order to create a new table.

    2 votes
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  16. 2 votes
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  17. We need to be able to select non-consecutive cells/ rows in Excel Online

    Why would you not build this feature into Excel Online in the first place?

    2 votes
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  18. quick search sheet

    I don' know if its exit or not but i recommend searching bar to quickly search any sheet. im now working on 28 sheet and it give me a hard time to search for it

    5 votes
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  19. Microsoft Flow on Excel Online

    I want to run Microsoft Flow on Excel Online.
    like add-in of Microsoft Flow for Excel.

    3 votes
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  20. when looking at excel sheet online it times out too fast!

    when looking at excel sheet online it times out too fast.

    2 votes
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