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  1. Make Macros and VBA work online please

    Please enable Macros and VBA online.

    43 votes
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      4 comments  ·  Macros and Add-ins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Macros

      Please provide a facility to run macros online.

      20 votes
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      • Please allow macros within Excel online 'Edit in browser' mode

        You should be able to run macros while editing in your browser for an Excel Online Sharepoint/OneDrive document. Currently, you can only do this if you select 'Edit in Excel'

        37 votes
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        • Add developer tab including VBA

          Enable a developer tab so that users can add macros and edit the VBA behind them. JavaScript would be nice to be able to use as well.

          10 votes
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          • Developer Options Custom Ribbons

            custom Ribbons on excel online, can't access developer options. cant develop excel sheet, need to build custom Spread sheets

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            • Hi, if you could make all the functionality of Excel (eg macros) work on the online version, that would be awesome. Thanks

              As above. Hi, if you could make all the functionality of Excel (eg macros) work on the online version, that would be awesome. We all work as a team online on these spreadsheets and the fact that only one person can have it on their office computer seems a little outdated to me. You're clever people, looking forward to seeing what you come up with. Nothings free in life, happy to pay my way, just need the product to exist. Thanks :)

              4 votes
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              • Add API support for Shapes

                The ability to add, modify, move, resize and delete shapes together with events (moved, edited, resized) and properties via the API will open up many new amazing application opportunities for developers.

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                • Hi, if you could make all the functionality of Excel (eg macros) work on the online version, that would be awesome. Thanks

                  As above. Hi, if you could make all the functionality of Excel (eg macros) work on the online version, that would be awesome. We all work as a team online on these spreadsheets and the fact that only one person can have it on their office computer seems a little outdated to me. You're clever people, looking forward to seeing what you come up with. Nothings free in life, happy to pay my way, just need the product to exist. Thanks :)

                  3 votes
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                  • add a difference option to the status bar options.

                    need to be able to see the sum and the difference between two selected numbers.

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                    • Sharepoint needs to have a back button option.

                      Sharepoint needs to have a back button option. Undo option

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                          • Some MVAT return and income tax retuen excel template containing micros non operated properly on office 365. Please provide soltution.

                            Some MVAT return and income tax retuen excel template containing micros non operated properly on office 365. Please provide soltution.

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                            • Please add some advanced excel functions.

                              There is no advance excel option. Short cut keys not work, every we have wipe the mouse and change the tab, remove filter add filter, No slicer. No cell formatting option. many more.

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                              • EXCEL ONLINE WITH COMMAND BUTTON AND MACROS

                                if microsoft can make every excel made application with macros and command buttons that can be embedded online. Then many users will join.

                                12 votes
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                                • Macros & Scripting Creation from Excel Online

                                  Macros/scripting are essential to help users perform automated tasks. Currently, you cannot create, edit or view the macros inside a workbook on Excel Online.

                                  Google Sheets 'Script Editor' has been available for years, and it is one of the features that makes Google Sheets superior.

                                  37 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Macros and Add-ins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Enable macros in online version

                                    Basically Excel online doesn't allow for any coding or Macros whereas google sheets does and I was wondering if this is in the pipeline for Microsoft's development team?

                                    I would like to have a floating text box along side my spreadsheet so when I scroll down I have my frozen panes at the top and a floating text box to the right of my timeline.

                                    The file attached is the file I want to use and if you run the macro it brings up the window that is displayed in the Capture.PNG.

                                    If you can think of viable alternatives that…

                                    38 votes
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                                    • Macro buttons, pretty please!

                                      Excel Online is almost there... it even shows slicers which is fantastic!... but not custom buttons with macros enabled. That's the last step we'd need to make robust excel dashboards available for viewing across all platforms. So close, when do we get the cigar? ;)

                                      22 votes
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                                      • Support UDF(User Defined Function) in Excel Online

                                        Without supporting UDF (User Defined Function) in Excel online, this service is pretty useless for any professional Excel users or any corporate environments where Excel VBA, Macros, Add-Ins are widely used.
                                        And, do not forgot, Google Spreadsheet already has it. A lot of people think UDF+Macro are the main advantages Excel Desktop version really has.

                                        74 votes
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                                          3 comments  ·  Macros and Add-ins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • 8 votes
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