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  1. stop interrupting

    Stop interuppting my work

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    • Search bar

      I would prefer that when I use the search tool on a spreadsheet that the information stay in there so I can continue to search throughout the spreadsheet. Allow me to delete the info for the next search.

      4 votes
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      • How about you keep online excel the regular excel

        ow about you keep online excel the regular excel DUH! other wise why would anyone want to use DUH DUH

        6 votes
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        • 2 votes
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          • new apps

            new apps like facebook

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            • 6 votes
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              • Add the option to select phone number as an option type.

                Add the option to select "Phone Number" as an option type.The Excel spreadsheet always drops the Zero and you have to manually correct the phone numbers. Great Product!

                2 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Surveys  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • addin

                  Allow us to use in a survey a particular fonder in OneDrive whers users Can put a file.
                  If we are able to frame Word, Excel, sway or others online tools as addin in the Surrey that would be great.

                  2 votes
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                  • Support creation/editing of data validation on excel online

                    Data validation support for excel online will help the publishing of interactive dashboards on sharepoint

                    15 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  Charting, Mapping and Visualizations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 1 vote
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                      • should provide option for full screen editing excel attachment, as virtually working on machine's software.

                        should provide option for full screen editing excel attachment, as virtually working on machine's software.

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                        • When embedded, prevent users accessing the entire workbook by "view full size" or "information..." icons

                          The options on the pan below the embedded worksheet provide indirect access to users to download the entire file. This capabilities should be subject to owners desire.

                          2 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Collaboration and Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Copy Paste is horrendous / Undermines Collaboration

                            The copy and paste of data between excel workbooks online as well as other sources to the web browser is just a mess.

                            Our company has tested with different computers and different environments only to find that data doesnt get copied as it should work.

                            If you copy and paste fast data from within the same sheet in excel online the cursor lags and jumps backwards. We have tested this on Fibre , ADSL, 3G, 4G, LTE, HSDPA using multiple providers.

                            The scary thing is that Google sheets copy and paste perfectly.

                            This undermines collaboration greatly in excel online and…

                            11 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Collaboration and Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 1 vote
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                                1 comment  ·  Data Import  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 1 vote
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                                • Auto-scroll non-existing

                                  The sheet does not auto-scroll when reaching the bottom of page like Google sheets and Excel desktop. When you try to highlight cells that are below the viewing area the screen does not scroll down to reach those cells. This is very basic navigation.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • 1 vote
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                                      0 comments  ·  Charting, Mapping and Visualizations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • share graphics from excel

                                      via link or embedded

                                      2 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Graphics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Unfreeze Row (Include Button)

                                        Photo included shows the missing option that *is* available in the installed application. The current functionality thinks in terms of a single-toggled button (same button, on or off). SaaS users might be trained to look for -- at the very least -- a change in wording. An "Unfreeze" option (as with other options) is not available. GUI users may be bettered served with an "unfreeze" option, rather than the current functionality as of Feb-2017, which requires the user to re-click the same button again.

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Add focus and de-focus option + or - for those who have forgotten their glasses

                                          If you add a focus or defocus option to the menu then you can still use Office, or Explorer even though you have forgotten your glasses. All you need to do is clock on the + or - to change the focus settings.

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