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  1. Unhide multiple worksheets at once

    We can hide several worksheets at once, but we can only show them individually.

    Although the VBA can solve this issue with some lines of code, but it would be a great improvement if you add this capability to Excel as a build in feature.

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    • Excel 2016 blocks the clipboard for external content (for example CTRL+C from Word)

      Experimental setup:
      1. Type “aaa” in a cell
      2. Copy the cell with CTRL+C and paste it into Word with CTRL+V
      3. Then type “bbb” in Word
      4. Copy the “bbb” from Word with CTRL+C
      5. Paste it into Excel with CTRL+V

      Bug: The insertion does not show "bbb" (recently taken from Word) as expected, but "aaa" (previously taken from Excel).
      To free the clipboard from the previous "aaa", you have to press ESC first, while being in Excel. After that you can go back to Word and copy "bbb" again, to paste it to Excel.

      Second setup, even better: …

      3 votes
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      • Office 365 ProPlus - Excel 2016 plus sign flashing cursor issue after upgrade from 1703 to 1709

        Recently upgraded from 1703 to 1709. After the upgrade I'm now experiencing an issue with the Excel plus sign cursor flashing/alternating between the plus sign and standard mouse cursor when the cursor is moved, from cell to cell, within a spreadsheet/workbook - no other Office apps are affected (e.g. Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio). Current Office ProPlus build is Version 1709 (Build 8528.2147 Click-to-Run)/(16.0.8528.2126) Monthly Channel . 1709 build 16299.19. This behavior is occurring on multiple systems, from different manufacturers, that were updated from 1703 to 1709. The other systems are running the identical version of ProPlus.

        Troubleshooting I have done…

        6 votes
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        • vba collapse subs/functions

          It would be great if we can collapse subs/functions like this is possible in all other IDE's / advance text writers. This option would increase the visual experience of de VBA console with 200%.

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          • Rename Columns

            There have been times when I have wanted to rename columns in Microsoft Excel 2016. (For example: rename columns "A" & "B" to "Item" & "Cost"). Is that possible?

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            • Excel copied cells

              Make it optional to have copied cells stay copied. The feature that leave copied cells highlighted even after the paste is so annoying!

              2 votes
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              • A very useful feature has disappeard - the ability to send a file by email right away from the MS Office.

                A very useful feature has disappeard - the ability to send a file by email right away from the MS Office. It should put back in place in the next update. Now I have to save the file, add it as an attachment to an email, and finally not to forget to delete the file.

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                  • small correction in Date & Time -"""" instead of ""- Get started with formulas tutorial 2016

                    Good day Team,

                    Thanks to Microsoft to enable windows to the world.
                    now most of the companies are using eletronic papers, excel spreadsheets rather than "Ledgers" in accounting especially.
                    Lots of trees are saved by not cutting down for paper production.
                    Microsoft is blessed by god for this generation.

                    To the Topic:

                    This is not an idea, just small correction in the tutorials.
                    2016-Excel get started with formulas tutorial 2016, i have observed an extra "" space.. Just thought of update you.

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                    • Excel spread sheet tabs are too small

                      In Windows 8, we were able to re-size Excel spreadsheet tabs, to make them bigger. I have now upgraded to Windows 10 and the option to increase sheet tab size is no longer available. The sheet tabs are too SMALL! Create the ability to increase the size of sheet tabs, but put the option under File>options>advanced. There is no logical reason why we should have to go into properties, display, appearance . . . in Windows control panel. And I can't understand why you would take away that option in the first place???

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                      • go back to office 2013. The 2016 version sucks!

                        Re-enable 2013 features.
                        Version 2016 is terrible!
                        I'm sorry I ever upgraded. 2016 sucks

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                        • Autorecover save to original location.

                          When attempting to save auto recovered files the original location of the file should be default location for each file.

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                          • Turn off Feature That Leaves Cells Highlighted After copying

                            Allow users to turn off the new feature which leaves cells annoyingly highlighted after copying.

                            16 votes
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                              • This is my idea of how you can delete a space in a file name using Microsoft Word for Excel Here is an example you want to delete the space

                                This is my idea of how you can delete a space in a file name using Microsoft Word for Excel Here is an example you want to delete the space

                                Here is an example you want to delete the space between "7" and "amazing"
                                7 amazing space pictures

                                You Do Not Have To Do Steps 2 To 6. This is your choice.
                                I do it to make the page more accurate to read when the job is done

                                Step 1
                                Open Microsoft Word

                                Step 2
                                Copy contents of the cell or cells from Excel spreadsheet to Microsoft Word

                                Step 3 …

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                                • Provide detailed definitions/instructions for Ribbon Customization Commands in Excel 2016

                                  Currently there is an alphabetical listing for Excel functions, however the 'Customize Ribbon' option does not provide any details of the commands on the 'Excel Options' list. You can hover over each option, and get an alternative access route, which doesn't help.

                                  Is it possible to provide a 'how-to' or 'under which circumstances' a command may be valuable?

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                                  • Allow hyperlink to a page of other ms office document

                                    Sometimes, the target document is read only by users (me). I cannot add bookmark in it. However, i need to put a link on my excel/ms products to link to that document on a particular page.

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                                    • Add back customize toolbar like MS Office 2003

                                      For power user, customize toolbar speed up productivity. i don't want to click through so many layer to use my frequent icon. i need to use more than 10 icon daily. Customize ribbon is too short

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                                      • An improvement suggestion regarding auto fill options icon in Excel:-

                                        An improvement suggestion regarding auto fill options icon in Excel:-
                                        Usually i need to auto fill a number series in excel, I enter the first numbers of the series in a cell and then double click on the right lower corner of the cell to auto fill the rest of cells below, the auto fill option icon appears near the bottom of the excel sheet in the same column, then I have move the mouse pointer towards the auto fill option icon, its suggested that the auto fill option icon should appear near the mouse pointer so that the user…

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                                        • Spese di Trasporto

                                          Tutti i mesi devo creare la tabella excel mettendo il numero fattura, il numero DDT, cliente, trasportatore e l'importo devi avari stati come posso fare?

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