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  1. The right click Show/Hide Field List option on a pivot table is not saving.

    The right click Show/Hide Field List on a pivot table does not save. My field list keeps coming back, even though I have set it to Hide.

    24 votes

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  2. Power Pivot: Enable users to reference data model tables and columns in the Excel's main formula bar

    Please give us the ability to use data model tables and columns in VLOOKUP/XLOOKUP functions. That would be so nice!

    The data model is really useful but all we can do with it right now is create pivot tables and charts. Adding this feature would allow Excel users to use the data in the data model in a customized way and without having to load all the data into a Excel sheet in the workbook.

    Cube value functions are complex, they also don't work when trying to fetch text columns.

    1 vote

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  3. Value field In a Pivot Table

    In Value Field in a Pivot Table there are various options of calculation of that field . At times one may not require calculation but to display the values as in source Cell. so in calculation option one more option may be added "same as Source Cell"

    1 vote

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  4. Allow Double Clicking Pivot Value to open records in new sheet

    In the offline version of Excel, you can double click a value in a pivot table and it will create a new sheet with the associated records.

    10 votes

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  5. in the pivot table online version there does not have design and pivot table analyze function and

    in the pivot table online version there does not have design and pivot table analyze function and when you right click on the Pivot table there have not choice of function .

    5 votes

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  6. Insert Pivot Tables on the iPad App

    On the iPad app, we need to be able to insert pivot tables.

    3 votes

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  7. allow show detail in pivot tables online. I don't understand why microsoft makes it so hard to do basic functions.

    Why does microsoft want customers to step back into the 1990s for the online version. it degrades your brand. Show details in a pivot table is very basic. And its not on your joke of an online version

    3 votes

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  8. Allow Edit on PivotTables Data Values

    Currently it is not possible to edit the data on a pivottable in Web.
    There is a property enableDataValueEditing which nly works on Windows but not on Web Excel.

    We have a requirement were the user makes edit on the pivot and then via the worksheet change event we update the data source (table on another sheet) and then refresh the PivotTableso so that the changes are preserved.

    1 vote

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  9. Excel Power Query

    Make it possible to match two sets of data using more than one reference column ,for example, if table1 has columns Bar Code, Description and Cost and table2 has columns Date, Bar Code and Cost, it should be possible to match the two data sets say using Bar code and Cost columns

    3 votes

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  10. Please add see details to the pivot table

    Please for the love! Add "See Details" to the online version of excel. In fact, just make the desktop version the online version. Desktop is the best and would make everyone so happy.

    1 vote

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  11. 2 votes

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  12. PivotTables created with Power BI using Analyze In Excel should work after publishing to Power BI

    Power BI's Analyze in Excel functionality allows Excel users on the desktop to create reports using PivotTables and cube formulas connected to a published Power BI dataset. However (and this is very hard to explain to customers) these reports only work on the desktop: even though Power BI allows you to publish Excel workbooks to an App Workspace, reports created using Analyze In Excel do not work after they have been published to Power BI because Excel Online does not support connections to Power BI. Please fix this!

    683 votes

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    We are working on enabling connectivity from Excel on the web to Power BI. When this work is completed, a PivotTable that is connected to a Power BI dataset will be fully interactive when displayed in Excel on the web. It won’t matter how the PivotTable was created, whether by Analyze in Excel or in some other way. We look forward to implementing and deploying this capability, but I am not yet able to commit to a delivery date.

  13. Enable refresh to pivot tables when sharing is active.

    Enable or allow users to refresh pivot tables while in shared mode. That way, teh group can ge the best reports, without losing history. Necessary in any environment where shared excel files are used.

    2 votes

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  14. Pivot functions

    Would be much better with :
    1) Slicer features
    2) advanced graphical functions

    3 votes

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  15. 1 vote

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  16. 1 vote

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  18. 3 votes

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  19. Make the Pivot table easy to use again

    The Pivot table is the most powerful tool in Excel and with Office 360 I am finding it difficult to connect the pivot to a SQL DB query easi

    1 vote

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  20. PivotTable and PivotChart Wizard would be nice, when trying to create "Multiple Consolidation Ranges" & create "Page Fields"

    I bought a Chromebook and was expecting to use Microsoft Office excel,word, Powerpoint, etc. but to find out that this is a lite/soft version of the actual Microsoft Office, I should of bought a regular computer

    3 votes

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