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  1. Allow drag and drop to be turned off in excel online.

    Drag and Drop can be turned off in the desktop version but not in the online version. This can cause many unexpected #ref errors when cells are moved on accident.

    2 votes
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  2. there should be a shortcut for paste special or an option when you right click the mouse

    shortcut for paste special or an option when you right click the mouse

    7 votes
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  3. Make the fill handle work in Excel Online

    The fill handle does not work with Excel Online. It's ridiculous to have to manually enter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 etc.

    1 vote
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  4. Online version should have same features alike offline one

    Online version should have same features alike the offline one

    6 votes
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  5. SUMIF FUNCTION DEPENDING CELL COLOR

    Apply when I need to sum a range of cells, only the cells with a selected color

    2 votes
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  6. Please allow to 'Create an array formula' in "online excel"

    Please allow the user can create the array formula in online excel as well as like ctrl+shift+enter (offline excel).

    2 votes
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  7. count/sum of cells or numbers is not happening, it will be better to add an option,becoz we will be in hurry to update the data

    Adding cell or numbers count/sum online will be extra benefit for the users, becoz we struggle a lot for calculations

    1 vote
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  8. Customize the time zone in a workbook's settings and in the NOW and TODAY functions.

    When I use the NOW() function in Excel for desktop, it correctly displays US Central time, which is the time zone my computer is set to. When I use it in a new, blank workbook created in Excel online, it displays it in US Pacific time (my Outlook online settings are set to Central time). When I use it in an online Excel workbook that's shared with my work colleagues in the UK, it displays it in GMT. This seems like it may be a bug that needs to be fixed, but I would also add two suggestions:


    1. Within the…

    2 votes
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  9. 1 vote
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  10. Mensajes de error

    Cuando se realiza una tabla con formato condicional para que notifique ante un error el editor debería ser capaz de poder aclarar porqué su valor cayo fuera de lo deseado

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  11. 1 vote
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  12. Name management needed

    Please port name management to Excel on the web, so that we can name tables and ranges and use the names in formulas.

    32 votes
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  13. formula

    should have =importrange() formula to get single cell data or more in another excel sheet.

    5 votes
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  14. Allow to easily change the Online Excel formula language

    I'm not able to find a way to change Online Excel (Offce 365) formula language (I believe it picked up a standard from my account which I would like to change)

    5 votes
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  15. Copy Values (and formulas) and paste the formulas referring to those cells

    It would be great to not have to create an equal sign and toggle between tabs; instead, it would be great to just select certain cells and paste the formulas that would refer to those direct cells. So i copy values or formuals in columns A-E, and I paste formulas where each cell I pasted has a formula that refers to those cells

    2 votes
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  16. WE NEED COLUMN J ON THE CAPACITY TABS TO BE ABLE TO GO TO 20 PLEASE

    SOME REPS NEED TO ENTER HIGHER NUMBERS OF INVENTORY AND THE SPREADSHEET DOES NOT ALLOW FOR HIGHER THAN 15

    1 vote
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  17. YOUR PRODUCT ******* SUCKS

    SHUT IT THE **** DOWN!

    4 votes
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  18. probably formula function should be available for online excel

    IF function not working in online excel but working in local excel. Probably it should be provided for online excel as well.

    3 votes
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  19. Functions and Formulas for Startups

    Excel should have functions that allow users to easily calculate:
    Customer Acquisition Costs
    Stickiness Ratio
    Monthly Recurring Revenue (All types)
    Conversion Rate
    Customer Churn Rates
    Lifetime Value
    LTV to CAC Ratio
    Good vs bad churn rates
    Average Order Value
    Lead Generation Rates
    Inventory Turnover
    Classic (Range and Return) Retention Rates
    Cost Per Impressions

    1 vote
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  20. When using VLOOKUP, allow table columns to be referenced rather than individual cells

    Currently in Excel Online you cannot reference table columns, only individual cells, making VLOOKUP functions difficult at best. The real answer is to put all of Excel 2016 into Excel Online so folks can share the document in real time and have multiple people working on it similar to Google Docs

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