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  1. Can't open Slide 9 OOR file because it's too large.

    Need to reduce file size so others can actually open the file.

    2 votes
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  2. It would be really useful to have the ability to create shortcuts on the Teams landing page to quickly access regularly used files.

    Many of my regularly used files in Teams are many levels deep so navigating to them can be time consuming. Having the ability to create shortcuts on the landing page in Teams would save a lot of time as you could quickly access these files instead of laboriously having to drill down though each level.

    2 votes
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  3. please increas file size limits from 5mb to 50 mb to open excel online

    when ever try to open open online store excel file its can't open bigger data file because of file size limitaion is 5mb .

    so please increase file size to open online excel

    6 votes
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  4. open in desktop app

    pressing open in desktop app should not need another pop up for approval to open in desktop app

    15 votes
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  5. 5 votes
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  6. 2 votes
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  7. There is no way to close Teams after excel launches

    After excel launches you must close Teams instead of going back to the Teams message.

    2 votes
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  8. ACTUALLY GET VERSION CONTROL TO WORK.

    It's been what- a decade or more? - since you made ShitePoint. How about you actually get it integrated into Office and Windows Explorer.

    1 vote
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  9. Save As Should Give Option To Remove Existing File

    Here is my scenario where I'm always ending up with duplicate workbooks and have to delete the original.

    I often start an excel sheet and it auto saves it to my OneDrive. But being that I intend for that workbook to be saved to Sharepoint. So when I do a save as to get it to Sharepoint, I get a duplicate file. I get the original auto saved on my OneDrive and then the one on Sharepoint that I did the Save As with (the only one I really want). So now I have 2 workbooks and I really only…

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  10. Excell should launch directly without opening the browser

    Excell should launch directly without opening the browser

    16 votes
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  11. VERY VERY SLOW in oepration if we open in cloud

    Excel File should open directly without asking to download the file once we click on link ( for files kept in could folders)

    2 votes
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  12. Identify individual using spreadsheet opened in Excel on their computer when in SharePoint

    When in SharePoint, someone has an excel file open and others cannot update until they close the incident on their computer. Best to update spreadsheet in browser, but when it is opened in Excel on their computer, allow the name of individual so team can ask them to close it.

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  13. 1 vote
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  14. Add Teams option - open files by default in desktop apps

    Please foresee in Teams the option to open office files (Word, Excel, etc.) by default in the Office application.

    5 votes
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  15. 1 vote
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  16. Need to know name of user who has file open

    unless I know who has the file open I can't get them to close it.

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  17. 2 votes
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  18. 1 vote
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  19. if we could add the onedrive excel shared by other with link on desktop it would be helpful

    if we could add the onedrive excel shared by other with link on desktop it would be helpful

    3 votes
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  20. Let me give you the enscription.

    Can I give you the word to remove the encryption?

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