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  1. If you could resize the box you are displaying Excel data to fit the information you want to display.

    If you could resize the box you are displaying Excel data to fit the information you want to display.

    2 votes
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  2. 2 votes
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  3. I want more icon to represent progressive progress of a item in conditional format. Say 10%, 20%, 30% .... to 100% Color from Red to Green.

    I want more icon to represent progressive progress of a item in conditional format. Say 10%, 20%, 30% .... to 100% Color from Red to Green

    3 votes
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  4. More functionality, why am i restricted to one color table

    simple, give it all functionalities that excel has

    3 votes
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  5. Insert Symbol

    It would be great if you could insert symbols and special characters like you can in the desktop version.

    3 votes
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  6. 2 votes
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  7. I wanted to make list through data validation But its not enabled in online version..

    I wanted to make list through data validation But its not enabled in online version..

    3 votes
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  8. Tell pixel length of cells when editing

    When editing the width of cells, be able to see the number of pixels

    3 votes
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  9. Excel online does not preserve column width when pasting from another sheet

    Would like to see column width maintained so the user does not have to go back a manually set them.

    2 votes
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  10. Our group just recently started using OneDrive for collaboration of an Excel document that we use on a daily basis. However, when trying to

    Our group just recently started using OneDrive for collaboration of an Excel document that we use on a daily basis. However, when trying to edit the document in the Browser, only one color can be applied to a cell. When using Excel in a local file, you can have more than one font color in a single cell by highlighting the targeted words in the cell and then choosing a different color.

    Recommendation: Make it possible to have multiple colors in a cell when editing an Excel document in browser like you can do in a local file.

    5 votes
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  11. Add option to modify the format of coin to #,##0.00

    The default Format for coin is the Europa Zone, this format is different on America, with this format the native arithmetic operation, and reports of appliacations doesn't work because not recognize our numbers.

    31 votes
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  12. Cell Format should also include Contact number, Which is hyperlinked to Phone call, so that we can just select cell and it asked us to call

    Cell Format should also include Contact number, Which is hyperlinked to Phone call, so that we can just select cell and it asked us to call or not.
    if we already set cell in format option that it is contact number.

    3 votes
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  13. 2 votes
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  14. I am unable to open a hyperlink from cell, which should be fix.

    I am unable to open a hyperlink from the cell, which should be fixed.

    2 votes
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  15. distance

    there are all kinds of currency, date's, accounting, precentages, scientific etc., but no distance formating no kilometer (or miles).
    If possible please add this one as well

    2 votes
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  16. Prevent ending punctuation neutrals from being moved to beginning of text (Fix CSS "direction: rtl" coding)

    I embedded an Excel file into an online WordPress page via OneDrive. Wherever cell text is right justified and overruns the cell width, any ending punctuation neutrals (i.e. colon, question mark, etc) get moved to the beginning of the text. I believe this is because Microsoft codes their CSS for such spillover cells as "direction: rtl". It doesn’t appear I can override this with local CSS since it's running in an iframe, so my only workaround has been to avoid the ending punctuation or make the cells wider to eliminate the overrun. Do these spillover cells need to be formatted…

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  17. freeze a row

    I would like to keep the top 2 rows displayed as I scroll down. Is there a way to do this? I could do that in my old apple spreadsheet.

    6 votes
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  18. 4 votes
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  19. CANNOT COPY THE SPREADSHEET ON EXCEL ONLINE AS WITH EXCEL WITH A RIGHT CLICK ON THE TOP LEFT HAND CORNER OF THE SPREADSHEET

    WITH EXCEL YOU ARE ABLE TO COPY THE ENTIRE SHEET TO ANOTHER SHEET WITH JUST A RIGHT CLICK ON THE TOP LEFT CORNER. WHEN YOU CLICK THE TOP LEFT CORNER IT SHADES THE SHEET. you cannot do this with excel online.

    3 votes
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  20. 5 votes
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