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  1. 9 votes
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  2. Excel for Mac: import cal data map.

    A feature that's been missing from the Mac version of excel has been the developer>import from rss/ml feature. I don't understand why this wasn't added in Mac 2016!

    4 votes
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  3. Right Click to "delete". . .

    There should be ability to right click with mouse to delete selected items from document(open) tab(or bracket{?}).

    2 votes
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  4. Offline Functionality for Editing Shared Documents

    As a user who goes in and out of network/wifi access, I would like to edit shared documents "offline" that will temporarily store my data locally until I am inside my network/wifi area when I can sync the data back to the master document.

    8 votes
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  5. Survey needs an exit link

    When survey is complete, the completed survey form needs to have customizable features such as a redirect link and customized survey options

    7 votes
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  6. There should be an easy way to revert to a previous version of the file

    There should be an easy way to revert to a previous version of the file.

    2 votes
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  7. What other user are doing and what cell they are accessing

    When same excel file is used by many person, click somewhere to see what others are referring also Allow Guest user to change their name

    3 votes
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  8. survey form save button and return to survey

    There are times when I have a lengthy survey. One page is too long and the user may not have the time to complete the survey in one sitting. The ability to save the survey would be helpful. Perhaps the user could enter their name & email address and then receive a link in their email to return and complete the survey. This feature should be part of the survey design setup when creating the form.

    3 votes
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  9. Add an option to boot users on shared documents if idle for a certain amount of time.

    In my office, we are currently running into an issue that people leave the office still logged in to live documents. This causes a problem because at the end of the day we like to have one person open the document in the desktop app so they can make formatting changes, etc. This is not possible with the forgetful users still logged in.

    2 votes
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  10. 3 votes
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  11. 2 votes
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  12. Allow edit of submitted survey

    After you have submitted an Excel online survey form, it would be good to have an option to edit your choice while the survey is active.

    9 votes
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  13. 4 votes
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  14. In excel there should be an option for listing file names and folder names in a specific path

    In excel there should be an option for listing file names and folder names in a specific path

    3 votes
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  15. Supplementary Ribbons

    When clicking on a Chart you show a button for Chart Tools. When clicking on a Table you show a button for Table Tools. Pivot Table Tools, Picture Tools, etc.
    You can improve the experience by actually opening the appropriate tools ribbon. Chances are greatly more often than not, than when a user clicks on a chart, the next thing they are going to do is to open the Chart Ribbon. So do it for them. If they don't want the supplementary ribbon open then all the other ribbon tabs are visible to open anyway.
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    brian@canes.net

    2 votes
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  16. Survey on excel can add a ranking as a response type.

    Add ranking type response so like 1 is very unlikely and 5 very likely.

    5 votes
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  17. Upload directly from OneDrive an Excel attached to a email

    I see it is possible to upload in Outlook an Excel file from my OneDrive, while I can't seem to find any option to do the reverse.

    Because I am working in an enterprise environment, any facility to work faster is welcomed.

    Now I have to download the excel file then manually upload it to OneDrive, when I can edit it. Because I'm using Office 365 this means uploading is the only way for me to edit Excel.

    Thank you and probably this is a general topic for all apps in Office suite.

    5 votes
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  18. Have forms that can be customised and print in Excel Online Survey for the one who are answering survey

    Excel survey to have an option to print there answer, customised form by the one who created the survey.

    2 votes
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  19. Could not be getting download excel file from SAP. Always trying to download directly to desktop excel. Which is being unlicensed

    Still I could'not find any idea other than coping columns and paste a new spread sheet.

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  20. Make it like google sheets where multiple people can type into a live file at the same time and see each other's typing

    Multiple people can see each other typing live and the document automatically saves itself while multiple people are live editting.

    Seriously, I just started a new job in O365 and I waste about 1 hr per day emailing documents back and forth that we used to live edit in google in my old job.

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