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  1. Adding advance sort features to Excel Online

    Enabling advance sort features in Excel Online. I have requested that my organization stop using Google Drive and one of the issues a lot of people complain about is the ability to do advance sorting like you can in Google Sheets or the Excel app.

    Currently, the only sort feature is ascending or descending by one column.

    44 votes
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      9 comments  ·  Tables, Sorting and Filtering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Add ability to create/edit/modify data validation (to add drop down lists to cells)

      (2016-07-11 Dan [MS]: updated title to better reflect idea)

      10 votes
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      • Sort columns and update formulae

        e.g. column A cells have formulae with cell references to their row. Column b has strings. when I sort data by column B, the references contained in column A aren't adjusted to refer to their new row number.

        7 votes
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        • Ability to decrease Excel Table Size in Excel Online

          Right now, Excel Tables can only be increased in size in Excel Online (adding rows or columns) by selecting the table and dragging the corner downward or to the right. Strangely, the table size cannot be decreased by dragging left or up. This contrast to having the ability to decrease the table size by dragging in both Excel Desktop and on the IPad Excel App. It would be great to have similar behavior for re-sizing the table on all three platforms (Excel Desktop, Excel Online, and IPad App). The add-in I am writing depends on Excel Tables having this functionality…

          7 votes
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          • Filter data in a range or table

            Hi unable to find filter data in online excel add this option

            5 votes
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            • Allow multiple people to sort the same spreadsheet differently based on their preference.

              For instance: I want to show only the entries I care about in a spreadsheet so I filter the spreadsheet. But when someone else tries to look at the spreadsheet they'll see the filtered spreadsheet.

              They could just remove the filter or I could remove it when I'm done but I can't really reasonably ask everyone else to remove the filter I set or be bothered to add and then remove the filter every single time I use the spreadsheet.

              4 votes
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              • 4 votes
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                • Please assign &add option for to create drop down

                  In Normal excel we have the option to create drop down .
                  But in live acc we are unable to create such drop downs.

                  3 votes
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                  • Allow Tables to be deleted

                    Right now "the header and insert rows cannot be deleted" is the response you get when trying to delete tables. There seems to be no way of deleting them currently.

                    3 votes
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                    • Cell Count Information

                      Please add the information readily available; on the desktop version, when you filter or select a number of cells or columns, Excel tells you at the bottom how many cells there are available and you do not have to select manually to find this information. In this current version online, it appears you have to manually select to see how many columns you have available after filtering. If I have one that filters to a few hundreds...that's still a LOT of work to do to select all the cells before you are given a count. Please add this functionality to…

                      3 votes
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                      • Need a Filter option in online version of Excel

                        we can Filter the data in the desktop version but there is no filter option in the online version

                        3 votes
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                        • Custom sort options. The current sort options are extremely limited.

                          Mirror the sort options on the client version. The current sort options online are extremely limited.

                          3 votes
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                          • Ability to drag and drop columns or rows in Excel. Just like Google Docs spreadsheets.

                            Ability to drag and drop columns or rows in Excel. Just like Google Docs spreadsheets.

                            2 votes
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                            • 2 votes
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                              • You must have FILTER as an online option. Google has it. People won't use One Drive for editing docs if you don't

                                your online version of excel states

                                NOTE: In Excel Online, you can sort only a single column ascending (A to Z) or descending (Z to A); multi-column and custom sorting aren't supported yet

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                                • Cant we count decimals or automatic conversion of numerics to alphabets?

                                  Cant we count decimals or automatic conversion of numerics to alphabets?

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                                  • Filter

                                    would like to add filter without having to convert to a table first

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                                    • Table Range Update

                                      After adding new information to a current table from an exported spreadsheet, the new data will no longer sort. You have to open the file in Excel on the desktop and manually change the Table Range even though it is already selected the new data. Once this is done then you are able to sort the new data correctly. Please provide a way to mitigate this little glitch.

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                                      • Automatic Sorting Option

                                        It would be awesome if every time the Excel Online Document is closed (or every Hour) the Document ist sorted in Alphabetical Order.
                                        Otherwise in our Case someone has to open the excel every day on a PC and sort it.

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                                        • Применение фильтров и Сброс всех применённых фильтров в один клик

                                          Для полноценной работы в Excel online нам очень не хватает самых базовых возможностей по работе с ФИЛЬТРАМИ (ПРИМЕНИТЬ ФИЛЬТР К ВЫДЕЛЕННЫМ ЯЧЕЙКАМ, ОТМЕНИТЬ ВСЕ ПРИМЕНЁННЫЕ ФИЛЬТРЫ В ОДИН КЛИК) как это реализовано в локальной версии Excel. Добавьте пожалуйста!
                                          P.S. Именно из-за отсутствия данного функционала в Гугл Таблицах мы решили использовать Офис 365, ожидая что такие базовые возможности здесь будут точно, но увы, а жаль.

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