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  1. add right-click to resize columns and rows

    Add the application feature that allows the resizing of rows and columns with right-click.

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      0 comments  ·  Formatting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 1 vote
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        • I want to be able to edit a document sent to me

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          When my manager sends me a document , I need to be able to edit it from the email attachment sent .

          Fill the form out .....

          This way I do not have to print and drive it to the office .

          It will be greatly helpful to our facility .

          1 vote
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            • Have multiple surveys for one spreadsheet

              I would like the ability to create more than one survey for the same spreadsheet. Perhaps each tab could have its own survey. What I would like to do in particular is have one survey to submit ideas and another one to vote for the ideas. This would also require the use of logic but other people have touched on that. I'm not sure if 'logic' includes being able to post one of the cells to your survey however.

              If this idea already was stated let me know and I will vote for it!

              5 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Surveys  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Index Match function with excel documents on the cloud

                Would like a function in Excel 2016 to integrate =Index/Match functions with Lists on Excel 365 Online documents.

                2 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Data Import  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Make it clear if i can save this in a way that it will (or not) be dynamically updated even if saved on my PC.

                  If I save someone else's document to my PC, that they share to me in viewer mode, will it be updated when they make further changes or will I have to download it again? Obviously it cannot be updated if I am offline, will it be updated when I am online or will it be necessary to reload it from the live link? This needs to be immediately obvious to the users.

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                  • Add ability to disable the Query warning (and/or disable external queries completely) in Excel Online and the Excel Web Access web part.

                    This query dialog that appears seems good in that it prevents the execution of "dangerous" queries, however, it has the effect of confusing end users and making them scared.

                    4 votes
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                    • Prevent "Edit in Excel" from locking a file located in OneDrive

                      It's frustrating to have users inadvertently open a file with desktop Excel, effectively disabling the collaboration features of Excel Online. This is difficult to avoid without Excel having the ability to collaborate or disable the locking.

                      4 votes
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                      • Powerpivot Slicers for Excel Online

                        I use CUBEVALUE excel reports based on powerpivot data and with slicer. Slicers does not work on Excel Online.

                        8 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  PivotTables and Power Pivot  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • ability to see cell calcualations in view mode

                          You currently can't see how the cells are calculated, unless you are in "edit workbook" mode. It would be nice to see how cells are calculated because I need to share a sheet with others so they can see the calculations, but I don't want them to edit the sheet.

                          2 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • add "activate sheet" from list of sheets functionality

                            In the desktop app, right-clicking the "next sheet" arrow will give you a drop-down of sorts to choose the active sheet.

                            This functionality is not available in excel online... I have multiple workbooks that have 50+ sheets to navigate through and it would be great to be able to have this functionality while using excel-online.

                            5 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Publish Bug tracking of this software

                              We need to have a public Bug tracking to report issues and see if they are getting worked on. All we see are NEW IDEAS but the existing ones sometimes don't work or there are some bad functional issues that get ignored.

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                                0 comments  ·  Application Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 1 vote
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                                  0 comments  ·  Formulas and Functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Automated Interface with Facebook

                                  If Excel was automated to interface with FBook contacts, it would dramatically expand its use and users.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Data Import  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Please make Office Online Server available as a stand-alone product.

                                    We are looking to set up Office Online Server but do not want to purchase SharePoint On-Prem or Exchange. We would like to just purchase Office Online Server.

                                    2 votes
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                                    • 7 votes
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