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  1. 2 votes
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  2. need more ability to do things on the web without opening the desktop app

    The need to open the desktop app for routine editing is not good.

    1 vote
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  3. Eliminate prompts after opening an Excel file (with Excel) from Teams.

    Eliminate prompts after opening an Excel file (with Excel) from Teams. Opening a file from Teams used to just open the file for editing in the desktop app. Now there's an extra prompt every time. It's unnecessary and unwelcome.

    3 votes
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  4. As the editor, I would like to be able to sign out individuals that forget to do close/save.

    As the editor, I would like to be able to sign out individuals that forget to close/save.

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  5. Identify who has opened a workbook, when it's locked for editing as a result

    When a shared workbook is locked because someone else has opened it, make it clear who has it open, so that the person wishing to edit it can liaise with them directly to ask them to close it.

    2 votes
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  6. close the worksheet when you are done editing please

    close the worksheet when you are done editing please

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  7. 2 votes
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  8. unhide should let me specify specific columns

    when unhiding columns there should be a picker which lists the columns (and maybe the header content if available) so I can be specific, rather than having to unhide all columns between two visible rows and then re-hide ones I don't need.

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  9. 2 votes
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  10. Add ask me later

    Request you to please Add option at the time of taking feedback, during important work person can go ahead for work with the option ''Ask me later

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  11. Bring back Editing other users comments in Exchange Online

    The recent Exchange online updates appears to have removed editting capability for comments made by other users on the excel online.

    Such functions is necessary specially for users utilizing online only Excel.

    7 votes
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  12. Like for native Excel we used to create template xml and we could customize ribbon bar. Is it possible with JavaScript please show example?

    Like for native Excel we used to create template xml and we could customize ribbon bar. Is it possible with JavaScript please show example?

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  13. Need to allow checking out an Excel file from the Web App itself

    Need to allow checking out an Excel file from the Web App itself

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  14. wHILE SOLVING interactive-exercise-7 OF EXCEL of Excel crash course for Finance, i was applying Control +R key to move same formula to right

    While solving interactive-exercise-7 of Excel crash course for Finance, I was applying Control +R key to move same formula to the right, but it didn't work as the exercise was on a built-in web app.

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  15. Hire usability experts to fix the shortcuts

    Why no Shift+Backspace to delete whole word shortcut? Who decided that Shift+Space should act like Enter? The shortcuts are a stinking hot mess. Hire some ux experts to get some contemporary, usable shortcuts in play!

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  16. Enable Web view from email

    If someone sends an Excel file as an email attachment I should be able to open it in the webview without downloading and reuploading it

    3 votes
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  17. 1 vote
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  18. 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.

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  19. Selecting: multiple selection with Ctrl key

    Multiple selection with Ctrl Key

    18 votes
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  20. I can't doing multi Excel file at the same time.

    I can't doing multi Excel file at the same time.

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