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  1. can we have excel / word recovery tool inbuilt into ms office?

    can we have excel / word recovery tool inbuilt into ms office?

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      • Where is Data Consolidate option in Data tab?

        I can not find Data Consolidate option under Data tab please tell me where it is?

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        • Import XML file with Excel Online

          Please add function to import XML file with Excel Online.

          Currently, all of our users is using Office online but we have to use Excel online to open XML file type.

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          • Where is custom sort?

            Would really like to have the custom sort feature on the online version.

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              0 comments  ·  Formulas and Functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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              • Streamline the Editing process from inside Online

                You open a workbook in Excel Online. After review, you want to make a quick update, so you click Edit Workbook / Edit in Browser. But all you get is a popup that says you have to checkout the workbook, with a button to Continue in View Mode.

                It's 2018. Let the system check to see if the workbook is currently checked out. If not, then check it out for me and let me make my quick edit and exit. If it is checked out, pop up a message telling who has it checked out, with a button to alert…

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                • It would be great if there were accordian arrows that will expand or condense a particular section

                  In our massive database there are sections that I often have to scroll past in order to complete the task at hand. It would be nice to have an arrow that would expand or condense the section so that rather than arrow or scroll past 30+ cells I could just skip right to the next section that I need to complete.

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                  • Add mutliple window sessions

                    Allow Teams to have multiple windows open. If you want people to utilize this more, then more windows like Excel windows as most corporate employees use two monitors

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                      0 comments  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Last saved time/date stamp for online apps

                      On the online apps (Word, Excel, etc) it would be nkce to have a visible last saved time/date stamp. I know it happens as you make changes, but this would eleviate the has it saved or not feeling I always get before closing the window.

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                        0 comments  ·  Opening and Saving Files  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • i cant open this file

                        i cant open this file

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                        • Change Interface color when file is read only

                          Change Interface color when file is read only...enuf said !

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                            0 comments  ·  Collaboration and Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • More videos to illustrate DAX measures

                            Learning videos that explain DAX measures & connect that with different functions of business like sales, HR , Supply chain management & procurement
                            Thank you

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                              0 comments  ·  PivotTables and Power Pivot  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Make it fully Excel software or shut it down

                              Either you guys make it fll strength Excel software or simply shut it down.
                              Google sheets is better

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                                0 comments  ·  Product Setup and Activation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Landscape oriented spreadsheet does not print in landscape in Excel Online

                                Hi
                                All our Landscape oriented spreadsheets does not print in landscape in Excel Online from SharePoint, but when we open them with the Desktop Application they do print Landscape and the scaling to fit on one sheet.
                                Can this be looked at?

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                                • Is there a way to increase the sixe limit of excel files from 30mb to more?

                                  Can we increase the size to more than 30MB for users to collaborate on excel online.

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                                  • Is there a way to increase the sixe limit of excel files from 30mb to more?

                                    Can we increase the size to more than 30MB for users to collaborate on excel online.

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                                    • Have an option to automatically alphabetize tabs

                                      Have an option to automatically alphabetize tabs

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                                      • Lets dump it. functionality misses the mark, flaky, cursor jumps around. ick.

                                        Lets dump it. functionality misses the mark, flaky, cursor jumps around. ick.

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                                        • Change Interface color when file is read only

                                          Change Interface color when file is read only...enuf said !

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