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  1. Microsoft Teams (Shared File Editing)

    While working in a file on Microsoft Teams (shared-style file editing and viewing) I notice that you see what others are doing in "real-time". I was working in an Excel File and when I would filter a column, other users would see it and think something happened on their system so they would re-filter their columns and it would change what I was doing. This can be a real nuisance in a company setting. Either the Autosave feature should be able to be turned off (forgive me if that's an option and I just haven't found it) or you should…

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    • Cannot cpoy the sheet

      Dear all,
      I can not copy the sheet...

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      • add page layout

        giving me the ability to access landscape or proitrait before printing

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            • protect from copying my data

              please add a feature which allow to pretect sheet from copying data else
              only see my data not copying

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              • you can make it more wasier to use

                make it more eaiser to use so students like me will be able to use excel

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                • Hide ribbon bar in Excel online

                  Please allow to hide the ribbon bar in Excel Online.

                  It is important to be able to prevent user from messing around with the sheet structure and even make the sheet not usable. It would be even better if only the owner can turn this feature on and off.

                  Also, when user is using iPad, the ribbon bar takes up too much screen room

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                  • Identify what is acceptable language

                    Identify acceptable language

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                    • Shapes support - text editing and hyperlinks support

                      as per February 2019 the shapes support is so weak. The feature is completely unuseful when you simply import shapes from Excel desktop file to Online version makes all the hyperlinks connected to shapes simply disappear!
                      This way a process diagram workflow with a process depicted and many documents linked to external sources is completely deleted and has to be completely redone from scratch !
                      huge and inacceptable limit. Moreover simple text inside the shapes seemed to be still not editable. There is still a lot of work to be done for being able to support corporate environments which have…

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                      • none it all sucks

                        it all sucks

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                        • Go back to the drawing board! Your online Excel is worse than your desktop client version. Just keeping it real...

                          Go back to the drawing board! Your online Excel is worse than your desktop client version. Just keeping it real...

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                          • Please enhance - I'm going back to Google Sheets

                            Google Sheets is so much better. I can't insert comments next to the cell - They appear on the other side of the page. Options is not available. The Ribbon is limited. I can't color a word without the entire cell changing colors - ect. These may be minor change, but have a big impact on the user.

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                            • improve size of copy paste, can copy large files

                              Need to increase the size of copy paste files, cant be split it by chunks

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                              • full access

                                give students full access to word, excel, onenote, powerpoint, etc. For example, I can't do my homework for excel due to lack of graphs available in online excel. Not everyone can afford to purchase it at home and so we need to have full access on our student accounts to complete our assignments. Thanks.

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                                • Zoom in an Excel file inside Teams

                                  the zoom option should exists using an excel file inside teams

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                                  • It would be use if you could include Auto correct for words

                                    It would be useful if you could include Autocorrect for words.

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                                    • Allow Editing of Excel Online sheet via Smartphone without using Desktopwebsite

                                      When i Open a shared Link of a Table with my Smartphone, when clicking on a Cell, no Keyboard opens to edit the Cell. If i choose to get the Desktop Website it works properly.

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                                      • Between different Sheets, it is difficult or even impossible to refer to cells from other Sheets.

                                        Let's say that I have a number in Sheet1 and I want to refer to this number in Sheet2. It is impossible to refer to the cell from Sheet1 to Sheet2.

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