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  1. UNABLE TO SAVE WORKBOOK

    UNABLE TO SAVE WORKBOOK

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    • Change Justin to Rick

      Spreadsheet locked by Matt at the moment. Just wanted to put in information for me (Rick) and need to change Justin to Rick

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        • Please allow the option to auto convert Excel files so that I can edit them with Excel online instead of having to convert them manually.

          Currently when I upload Excel Spreadsheets sent to me from other departments, I have to "convert" them before I can make edits after I upload them. In google sheets, they give you the option to automatically convert as you upload. I would greatly enjoy this option for OneDrive as well.

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          • Most of the time i use shortcuts to get my task done quicker, i found difficulty in using shortcuts while using online excel

            Most of the time i use shortcuts to get my task done quicker, i found difficulty in using shortcuts while using online excel

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                • Ctrl+Z/Ctrl+Y refocus on affected cell

                  excel online doesn't refocus on cell affected when you press Ctrl+Z/Ctrl+Y (go to cell). desktop excel does and it will help excel online users a lot. won't need to look for the affected cell.

                  can also be a shortcut to find where you left off your work. xD

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                        • Streamline the Editing process from inside Online

                          You open a workbook in Excel Online. After review, you want to make a quick update, so you click Edit Workbook / Edit in Browser. But all you get is a popup that says you have to checkout the workbook, with a button to Continue in View Mode.

                          It's 2018. Let the system check to see if the workbook is currently checked out. If not, then check it out for me and let me make my quick edit and exit. If it is checked out, pop up a message telling who has it checked out, with a button to alert…

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                          • Auto copy edited formula to other cells with same formula.

                            Scenario is worksheet where same formula is in many cells but cell refs vary as absolute. On hitting enter after editing formula auto suggest copying changes (yes/no option) to other cells that contained same formula. Perhaps highlight cells to indicate extent of action.

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                            • useless, just 5mb file are you kidding??????

                              It's useless, just 5mb file are we grade one student?????

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                              • Can you include scaling or sizing of the office products on your screen? That is to make the image larger or smaller.

                                Can you include scaling or sizing of the office products on your screen? That is to make the image larger or smaller.

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                                • Can we all have access to the password if a workbook is used in a shared group, i.e if someone decides to lock it?

                                  This is related to editing a workbook and being denied permission to do so, since someone locked it.

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                                    • add a repair tool for document

                                      add a repair tool for document

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                                      • Serious problem of sharing Excel external folders!!!

                                        Dear Developers, I have a serious complaint to expose, forgive my English because I am Italian. By removing network sharing of linked sheets externally from another sheet of Excell, you have blocked entire companies! I do not understand who a brilliant idea like that could have come to mind. Links to external folders do not work on OneDrive! How do we have thousands of external links to external folders to work in groups now? We use Excel since it was born, maybe who is now developing Excel, when we used it, was not even born. It seems to me that…

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                                        • What if we made deleting sheets undoable

                                          I don't see why we can't do it, unless the codebase for dealing with sheets is so obfuscated that nobody at Microsoft dare touches it.

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