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  1. No sub sheet protection available for users

    Excel Online does not allow to protect individual sub sheets in one file. We get this option in Google sheets. This needs to be included.

    3 votes
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  2. As an online excel user I would like to change only part of the content of a cell to highlight this particular content

    As an online excel user I would like to change only part of the content of a cell to highlight this particular content in a different color and/or font

    8 votes
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  3. 2 votes
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  4. what is this

    hey will u plz help me in understanding this excel sheet.
    Some of them are microsoft employess.

    1 vote
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  5. Slidebar for Workbooks with Numerous worksheets

    The workbook my group is using right now has 120 tabs at bottom for different worksheets. If the last person to use it left it at tab #28 and I now need to use number 84, I have to click the arrows until I find the tab I need. Please add a slider to navigate through tabs more quickly, like there is in regular, full blown excel. Thank you!

    2 votes
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  6. FUN

    MAKE IT LOOK FUN

    2 votes
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  7. Currently it is not possible to filter the lines with an option to leave the sheet unfiltered for the users. This would improve excel a lot.

    Currently it is not possible to filter the lines with an option to leave the sheet unfiltered for the users. This would improve excel a lot and would enable more convenient cooperation.

    3 votes
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  8. Rows in a column

    Rows in a column, without merge or wrap. I can fill my data in several rows in one column and use for pivot table as well.

    1 vote
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  9. password protectecd spreadsheets

    pasword protected spreadsheets

    1 vote
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  10. Please include chat like Google Docs has so you can talk to someone editing the spreadsheet

    I would like to chat with the person who is working with me on the spreadsheet without messing up anything inside of the actual spreadsheet. Please include a "Chat with Users" feature, where you can select from the people editing the spreadsheet and start a chat.
    Thank you (and great job on Excel Online)

    2 votes
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  11. Display the user who has the Excel sheet checked out

    There is currently no way to determine who has the Excel sheet locked / checked out. How does one determine who to talk to in order to allow the rest of the users access to the file?

    2 votes
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  12. Let the link for accessing an Excel Online form work for the iOS.

    I have a link for using an Excel survey form; however, it only works on my PC and through browsers. It doesn't work for the iOS though.

    2 votes
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  13. After adding a row in Excel, i like to redo the same operation but online excel is not able to perform redo generate new rows by using Ctr+Y

    After adding a row in Excel, i like to redo the same operation but online excel is not able to perform redo generate new rows by using Ctr+Y

    3 votes
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  14. Please phone to confirm on :I Phone 4039698543

    If not please phone to confirm. Last week went to 3 different locations in a
    large center but failed to confirm but was at at least 3/4 a miles, away but didn't confirm, waited, then left.

    1 vote
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  15. 1 vote
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  16. Pulling data from external OData source

    I need to be able to add script to a spreadsheet in Excel Online and pull data from an external source using a Odata interface. I can do this easily in Google.

    3 votes
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  17. Identify in addition to flagging an error

    I keep getting error while Copy/Paste a record.
    App is stating:The selection contains only part of a merged cell. To copy,make a selection that fully contains the merged cell.
    Since App identified the error, it would be much easier to also identify the merged cell it talks about. I do not see any merged cell in my copy, and this same sheet, works fine on my laptop, using Office 2016.

    1 vote
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  18. 1 vote
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  19. Ability to sum up individual custom cells the way it was possible in 2011...Please change it back to easier older method

    Ability to sum up individual custom cells the way it was possible in 2011...Please change it back to easier older method.

    2 votes
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  20. Allow to hyperlinks to files in File Explorer

    I would like to be able to link to other files on my computer, not just from URLs or other sheets within the document.

    1 vote
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