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  1. Excel Online Insert Document Attachment

    Need to be able to insert attachments to a cell in Excel, much like on the program Smartsheet. Thanks

    7 votes
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  2. New functions

    Add functions to:
    > sort and de-dupe arrays;
    > concatenate strings from variable length ranges and arrays;
    > implement regex;
    > FILTERIF function enabling values (including arrays) to be included / excluded (remove zeroes / error values / matching a regex / etc.)

    1 vote
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  3. allow query to return more than 2 records on a search

    when you need to query 2 or more records back you only have a choice to do a max of 2. it does not allow to use commas.
    example i want to query to return records on
    units: 234, 768, 823 NOTE it will only allow you to get back 234 and 768 nowhere to select a third value

    1 vote
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  4. please add filter option for exel

    please add filter option for exel

    4 votes
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  5. Formatting first and last columns

    Add numbers to allow first or last columns to be formatted not just the first or last. E.g. if I have forename and surname I'd like the first two columns formatted automatically. I have Qty, Unit Price and Total price on the right and I'd like the last 3 columns automatically formatted.

    1 vote
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  6. Add ctrl+click to select multiple cells on Excel Online

    I can not select multiple cells on excel online by pressing CTRL and clicking on multimple cells.

    This is a basic function that prevents people from using the online version.

    11 votes
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  7. make the tabs across the bottom cascade down (Multiple rows)

    make the tabs across the bottom cascade down (Multiple rows)

    1 vote
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  8. We need to be able to select non-consecutive cells/ rows in Excel Online

    Why would you not build this feature into Excel Online in the first place?

    2 votes
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  9. quick search sheet

    I don' know if its exit or not but i recommend searching bar to quickly search any sheet. im now working on 28 sheet and it give me a hard time to search for it

    5 votes
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  10. Microsoft Flow on Excel Online

    I want to run Microsoft Flow on Excel Online.
    like add-in of Microsoft Flow for Excel.

    3 votes
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  11. when looking at excel sheet online it times out too fast!

    when looking at excel sheet online it times out too fast.

    2 votes
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  12. Make Removing Table formatted cells easier

    Allow for removal of table formatting in sheets where the target table was copied to. When a table is copied from another sheet, "Clear Format" does not seem to remove the underlying formatting object. This makes it difficult to change the format area of the existing table, or clear out the color scheme and other table type encoding within the sheet.

    2 votes
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  13. filter using multiple

    One have the ability to filter the data using multiple columns.

    8 votes
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  14. Advanced sort

    When will you guys be adding advance sort to Excel Online like you currently have in regular Excel? It is a very useful feature and there are many post relating to this issue. Awaiting your response. Thanks.

    3 votes
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  15. Can you please add sort range to Excel Online, It is something that is necessary to sorting data.

    Can you please add sort range to Excel Online, It is something that is necessary to sorting data.

    8 votes
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  16. 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.

    13 votes
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  17. 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.

    15 votes
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  18. Filter

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

    2 votes
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  19. 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

    4 votes
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  20. 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.

    178 votes
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