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    • word tab in excel

      It would be great to have a word home tab in Excel as not one does the other well... why not combine a little (and vice versa)

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      • 1 vote
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        • Make an option to chat on the sheet.

          There should be an option to chat with other contributors on the sheet.

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          • Duplicating Pivot tables could be very interesting when we communicate with multiple colleagues

            Duplicating Pivot tables could be very interesting when we communicate with multiple colleagues

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            • Please give the owner of an excel file an option whether he allows the file being shared to be downloadable or not

              Not all excel files are supposedly allowed to be downloaded by people whom the file is shared so please give the owner an option if he allows the excel file to be downloaded or not when shared and when it is embedded in a website. Thank you.

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              • I wish the owner of a file has the sole authority to share to anyone and not all members

                I noticed that the person whom I shared an excel file with a restriction of 'view only' can share the file to anyone with a permission to 'Edit' the file.

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                • Open Excel instead of Excel in the browser

                  When clicking on an Excel link, Excel in the browser is opened. Then when it has started (which is slow for large spreadsheets) you have to click on the "Open in Excel" button and wait again. Can we please have a "Remember my choice" or something like that so that we can choose to always open an Excel file in Excel directly?

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                  • Excel - "tagging" comments to specific users

                    We would like to have a feature to add a comment to a cell in Excel but to assign it or tag it to a specific other user. That they would receive a notification or draw their attention to that specific cell/comment and what action or input is needed from that specific user. Then they could reply to the comment or resolve it.

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                    • Edit in Browser - Files connected to SharePoint Lists

                      Currently when there is an Excel file that is connected to SharePoint you can not edit it.

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                      • Make inserting a header a function that is available in the excel online version so that users do not have to use the desktop version for th

                        Please make insert a header a function that is available in excel online. I am specifically using the online version to be able to share with coworkers. We need to have a revision number on the top of the document when it prints. It is a huge inconvenience to have to switch over to the desktop version solely to add a header with the revision date.

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                        • have the ability to know when someone has updated a file

                          when someone modifies a shared file, have the ability to alert the other people who share the file ( if they chose) .

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                          • Allow live collaboration across users like word.

                            Allow live collaboration across users like word.

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                            • good

                              any option

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                              • independent sorting

                                allow one user to sort while using a live document and the sorting to be left alone on the other users live document.

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                                • CSV Collaboration in excel online

                                  Wondering if we can collaborate on csv files as we are able to collaborate with multi user in excel online at the same time. Not sure what are the challenges associated to provide this functionality. My customers will be glade to know this functionality.

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                                  Currently CSV files open as read only file, as our users open csv file in excel desktop version and edit a file save it to desktop and upload it to document library... they are unable to save it to document library from desktop version as csv file read only.

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                                      • Need the ability to disable co authoring on specific files in Sharepoint

                                        We are sharing a quote builder and have 40 sales people who use this excel doc with co authoring we cannot do this.

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                                        • Fix it or get rid of it....

                                          useless in share point.

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