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  1. Enable and Disable fill handle and cell drag-and-drop Excel ONLINE

    Please make an option like in Desktop Excel, that allows to enable or disable drag-and-drop cells.
    ONLINE excel ir great for sharing one document with many people, but many times it can get annoying if someone by accident dragged the cell to other and one or both of the cells was used in formulas. Even with Password protection this dragging is possible, so it`s not an option to prevent that.

    12 votes

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  2. Excel editing history

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    Excel の変更履歴について
    Excel editing history


    ■Description(内容):
    現在、Excel データの変更した内容に関しては、[バージョン履歴] 確認により、更新したユーザーのみが確認できる状態です。
    データの修正や、消去した内容なども確認出来るよう機能の追加を希望します。

    Currently, changes to data in Excel can be checked in “Version history” by only the user who made the changes.
    Please add the ability for others to check what data was altered or deleted.

    10 votes

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  3. Teams shows someone else has a excel file locked but it doesnt tell you who so please add userid of the locking user.

    While editing a excel file on team it mentions someone else has it locked but it doesn't tell you who so please add the userID of the user that has locked the file so it can be contacted to continue working.

    29 votes

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  4. Enable editing of text boxes in Excel Online

    *English follows Japanese

    ■Title(件名):
    ExcelOnlineでテキストボックスの編集を出来るようにしたい。
    Enable editing of text boxes in Excel Online


    ■Description(内容):
    共同作業をする際にアプリのExcelのようにテキストボックスを利用できるよう、機能実装を希望いたします。

    When working together on a file, please make it possible to edit text boxes in Excel Online in the same way as you can in the Excel desktop app.

    10 votes

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  5. Find and replace should have the option to modify the color of the text and fill again

    I used to be able to use the find and replace all tool to quickly make changes to not only the data in multiple cells, but also the color of the text and fill color. Now I have to manually change every cell to do so, which is time consuming and irritating!

    4 votes

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  6. Excel in Teams text alignment

    Allow for vertical text alignment when veiwing Excel Docs in Teams. Currently if having a table/list using vertical text in an Excel it moves the text and makes the column unreadable.

    4 votes

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  7. more color in the color base choice

    the color are basic on the version now
    pls could you apply more choice of color like pink etc

    4 votes

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  8. unlock sheets

    It's very important and necessary to be able to "unlock" sheet in the site of Excel 365 in line, because the lack of this option make the user the mandatory the necessity of have Excel.app installed in the hardware, so because of this the fully potential of the "on line" services are not so functional and not allowd us to become in a "fully movil collaborator" to our companyes

    2 votes

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  9. Pause edit of a calculation

    Often when one is editing complex formulae in a cell it becomes necessary part way to leave that cell and double check some of the input cells. This is not currently possible without 'cancelling' that change and losing any progress, prefixing it with ' or 'entering' the change. ' or entering the change has other impacts, e.g. #value forcing a column width adjustment.

    By adding a pause calc option, this would allow one to 'step out' of the editing process but keeping that cell in a limbo stage (identifiable in the Evaluate formula) based on the cell's last entered value…

    1 vote

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  10. I don't know how to turn off autocomplete on 1Drive

    I can't use Excel for the web because I don't know how to turn off autocomplete, which has been causing data entry errors and is an extreme annoyance

    1 vote

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  11. Disable copy/cut/paste function for unlocked cells

    Where most of the sheet is locked and protected have an option to disable copy/cut/paste function for the unlocked cells without using VBA since we are opening the file online.

    2 votes

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  12. dark theme support for spread sheet and menu

    Dark theme for both spread sheets and menu will be very beneficial to protect our eyes as well as save laptop batteries. Just for printing you may have to reverse the colors to normal mode.

    30 votes

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  13. Correct a support site.

    I followed the directions at https://support.microsoft.com/en-ie/office/locate-and-reset-the-last-cell-on-a-worksheet-c9e468a8-0fc3-4f69-8038-b3c1d86e99e9 to eliminate blank cells in locating the last cell in the worksheet with cntrl+end. The directions did not work. I am working in Office 365. If anyone has any suggestions for correcting this issue, please post. Thanks!

    1 vote

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  14. Make it possible to convert line breaks in replacement tool

    For example, I need to convert "VALUE1+VALUE2+VALUE3" into:
    VALUE1
    VALUE2
    VALUE3

    But this is possible only on a local Excel version. On Excel online I can't done it, because of not working Ctrl+J. I'm able to do it only mechanically like moving through each value and pushing Alt+Enter

    1 vote

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  15. More fill colours in online excel. The current options are very limited.

    More options for fill colour, or at least have the option of 'more fill colours' like in the online powerpoint version. Excel use requires colours at a lot of the time

    1 vote

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  16. Don't autofill the "Hyperlink" field to include "http://"

    The "http://" text in the hyperlink field always has to be manually deleted when copying + pasting links into cells in a worksheet otherwise the link will appear with "http://https://[link]" and the link won't work properly.

    4 votes

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  17. All functionality available

    The option to update documents within a team is great but the limitations of all excel functions unavailable cause me to make copies and re-save new files because I cant update them the way I need to in Teams. Would love to stay within Teams!

    4 votes

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  18. Show History, when is the modify make at which column and who is the person make the change on that time.

    We can trace who is the person modify the data inside the excel column.
    What time they make the change as history.
    Maybe we wrongly change it the data, so we able to found back.

    4 votes

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  19. Please allow individual cell insert and delete

    Currently, it's not allowed to just insert or delete individual cell, it has to be a whole row or column.

    4 votes

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  20. while working on a multiple user shared worksheet it should show which user is currently using which cell of that sheet

    while working on a multiple user shared worksheet it should show which user is currently using which cell of that sheet

    6 votes

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