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  1. 1 vote
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  2. When want to change the sheet name 'cHANGES' to 'Changes', it is showing error as there is a sheet name Changes but I shouldn't be right?

    Give a name to sheet as 'Xabc' and try to change it to 'xabc', it is showing error but it shouldn't?

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  3. file not open

    Actually i locked my excel file for safety but i can't open here online and offline process then how can i used here

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  4. 2 votes
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  5. always open in desktop app

    always open in desktop app, don't ask

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  6. allow an option for users to always open in desktop app

    allow an option for users to always open in desktop app

    14 votes
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  7. All courses (including non engineering) on the program structures should be included on the spreadsheet.

    I think all courses on the program structures should be included in the spreadsheet because most of the time PM's approve them as well.

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  8. excel file exceed 5 MB can not be opened online but only by desktop app, simultaneously editing how?

    Could you improve the online excel editing so that me and my colleagues can edit it simultaneously.

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  9. Lock up for no reason!!!

    Many many times, I was locked when no one was using it or lock it! The technology is so immature, greatly influencing the experience!!!!

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  10. 2 votes
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  11. Why can't I be advised which user is locking out a collaborative spreadsheet?

    "Someone else is editing this workbook, so you can' make changes until that person closes the file."
    Why can't I see who has locked i out?

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  12. 2 votes
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  13. It should tell who is using sheet when we are not able to edit it

    It should tell who is using sheet when we are not able to edit it

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  14. Make it like google sheets where multiple people can type into a live file at the same time and see each other's typing

    Multiple people can see each other typing live and the document automatically saves itself while multiple people are live editting.

    Seriously, I just started a new job in O365 and I waste about 1 hr per day emailing documents back and forth that we used to live edit in google in my old job.

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  15. Make it like google sheets where multiple people can type into a live file at the same time and see each other's typing

    Multiple people can see each other typing live and the document automatically saves itself while multiple people are live editting.

    Seriously, I just started a new job in O365 and I waste about 1 hr per day emailing documents back and forth that we used to live edit in google in my old job.

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  16. Accessibilty

    I would like it to actually let me in a program without telling me I'm already in it when I am not!

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  17. 1 vote
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  18. 1 vote
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  19. 2 votes
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  20. Collaboration between Surface Hub and Excel on device

    Would be nice if Excel online or Excel in Teams would support working together with a Surface Hub drawing on the Excel.
    So imagine working with colleagues in the Meeting Room and someone is working from the home office. Then it would be really cool to get their attention by using the pen on the Surface Hub.

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