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  1. Row and Column based control over sharing a file for multiple people.

    Different Editing Row and Column based sharing control for multiple people. I may be able to share a particular Row/Column with a person(s) and other R/C with some other person(s)

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    • 4 votes
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      • 6 votes
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        • 1 vote
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          • should provide option for full screen editing excel attachment, as virtually working on machine's software.

            should provide option for full screen editing excel attachment, as virtually working on machine's software.

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            • Excel Online: Shortcut Key to enable Edit Workbook, should be able to navigate between in browser or in excel

              Excel Online Shortcut Key to enable Edit Workbook, should be able to navigate between in browser or in excel

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              • Add the Page Layout to the online version please..

                Add the Page ayout Tab to Excel online.

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                • When Excel is shared by different users. Please indicate the name of the present user who's using it at the side bar.

                  When Excel is shared by different users. Please indicate the name of the present user who's using it at the side bar. I cannot modify it in excel and I don't know whose user is using it in that moment, first you're clueless asking one by one in your group on who's using it, second it is time consuming.

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                  • 1 vote
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                    • 1 vote
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                      • Can edit

                        To be able to edit while I am in the view option. Then click on the edit option that opens that option.

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                        • Create a permission level which is allowed access/editing but only on the online version.

                          There are times where no advanced editing is required from the multiple users of a document. Given we have to deal with humans they still wish to open in excel locking the document out from others. The ability to stop people from "editing in excel" via permissions would allow the owner greater control over who can do what with shared files.

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                          • Excel document in Yammer - not possible to launch "real" Excel

                            I upload an Excel document to Yammer, and save it in the library. When I want to edit the document - I can only edit in Excel Online and not in "real" Excel. This is not good enough.

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                            • Where can i see the changes hisrtory?

                              Maybe is not an idea but is a funcionality that is useful with shares

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                              • You should take the option of editing in Excell off. Only online edits should be the option in the browser.

                                You should take the option of editing in Excell off. Only online edits should be the option in the browser.

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                                • bad weather SNOW

                                  this should be added to the notes so snow accessories can be ordered

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                                  • Copy & Paste not working on Mac Safari

                                    Copy and Paste function does not work in Safari browser in Apple Mac for Excel Online. It should be possible in the same way as on Google Apps for now. You can refer to https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_excel-mso_other/copy-and-paste-tofrom-excel-web-app-doesnt-work-on/2fde83e9-8c59-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5?page=2 thread where more users want this.

                                    7 votes
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                                    • New to include more than one dept

                                      New to include more than one dept

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                                      • Possibility to link excel online sheet with sql server?

                                        Please update next version that has this feature. so that user can refresh the online excel file that is associated with external data.

                                        4 votes
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                                        • Be able to edit excel documents inline from Excel Web Access Web Part.

                                          Excel content shown in the Excel Web Access Web Part is only read-only. Only way to edit the data is in the "Client" application. Need to be able to allow the contect to be edited inline.

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