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  1. If you are going to have a shortcut to toggle hide/display/show images (ctrl+6), then please put it on the ribbon!

    If you are going to have a shortcut to toggle hide/display/show images (ctrl+6), then please put it on the ribbon so then when someone accidently presses CTRL 6 they have a hope of finding how to undo it!

    I spent days confused and hours actually trying to fix this.

    Excel makes it worse by not allowing a user to paste in images once this display has been toggled off!

    Unhelpful error message that Excel Gives is: "Microsoft Excel cannot paste the data."

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    • I need a way to scan directly into excel (office 365 online) directly from a scanner.

      I need a way to scan into Excel (office 365 online) directly from a scanner.

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      • Need a Refresh graphs option

        The graphs from the excel form do not update based on direct edits within the excel table. The refresh option leads to an error message

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        • Make Direct Theme for Addition , Multiplication And Other necessary mathematical Formulas.

          Make Direct Theme for Addition , Multiplication And Other necessary mathematical Formulas.

          I am Saying About Theme Not a Formula.

          Make theme With use of Formulas. Like Calculator,

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            • Sparkline like google sheet

              It would be great if there is feature of sparkline like google sheets.

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                  • Copy and Paste from clipboard to excel

                    When copying outside of o365, I can paste in powerpoint and word, but not excel for some reason. Please fix!
                    Thank you!

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                      • Increase the width of the scroll bar

                        Scroll bar is tiny and hard to grab. Please increase the width.

                        2 votes
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                        • Allow screenshots to be pasted into Excel Online

                          Just a liiiiitle frustrating that you can't paste images into Excel Online. No problem in Excel, just in the Online version...

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                          • share graphics from excel

                            via link or embedded

                            2 votes
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                            • HEY GIVE ME FREE MONEY PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                              I AM THIRSTY FOR THOSE ALEXANDER HAMILTONS!!!!!!!!1!!!!!!

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                              • Preserve text boxes in Excel Online

                                And support text box linking to worksheet cells (at least don't remove the links created in Excel Desktop). This would help us a lot.

                                4 votes
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                                • Everything is too white! I can't see scroll bars or button outlines; it's terrible!

                                  Everything is too white! I can't see scroll bars or button outlines; it's terrible!

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                                  • How to change the themes in excel online

                                    How to change the themes in excel online

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                                    • Custom Insert>shapes

                                      As a Civil Engineer, I use spreadsheets to produce calculations. Diagrams form an integral part of the calculations, and there are several simple shapes that I find myself having to draw over and over again, from the limited "building blocks' of the shapes built into Excel.

                                      It would be cool if custom sets of shapes could be added (e.g. for us Civil Engineers, 'I' beams, bolts, support symbols, "north" symbol, etc.).

                                      For Electrical Engineers, a downloadable set of Elecrical symbols, and so on.

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Add ability to show pictures on Excel Online to view on browser

                                        Our Sales team always view their excel documents from the different device from the browser. The pictures are on the file not shown when open from the browser. The pictures really important for users.

                                        2 votes
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                                          Can you give some more detail on what you are looking for?

                                          Excel Online will already show pictures (JPG, PNG, etc,) that are contained in the file.

                                          Do you mean shapes? (rectangle, circle, etc.)

                                          Or, do you mean something else?

                                          Thanks,
                                          Dan [MS]

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