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  1. Add a Reporting Ribbon to Excel to consolidate and highlight the amazing capabilities of Power Query and Power Pivot

    Tables, Power Query, Power Pivot and Pivot Tables are amazing tools that will transform the way people build their reports, but only once they know about them!

    Let's SHOUT about how good these things are and how well they work together by putting them onto a single new Ribbon called "Reporting" - something like the attached image.

    154 votes
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  2. select date for open/close stock

    You should be able to pick dates when selecting stock info.

    E.g set the date as 06/11/2019 to get XNAS:MSFT open price on that day.

    5 votes
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  3. Colar Especial - Valores Únicos

    Ao copiar dados de uma coluna com vários dados repetidos.
    Como temos a opção com o botão direito do mouse de Colar Especial > Valores, poderia ter uma opção de Colar Especial > Valores Únicos.

    175 votes
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  4. Linking Cells/worksheet/workbooks

    If you input =A1 in Cell B1 excel returns the data only.

    Id like to have the option to link the formatting too. Cell Colour, text colour, borders, comments...... chose one, some or all formats

    2 votes
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  5. Want to be able to activate the office license to guest user

    Want to be able to activate the office license to guest user. Like Azure AD member.

    4 votes
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  6. Searchable dropdown list Auto Displaying Similar Items Names From a Range Provided

    Kindly Find Attached 'Product Names List' Where In There Are Different List Of Items ,I Want Excel To Show Me A Dropdown List With Automatically View Item Name That Match The Words While Typing So Taht We Can Select With The Arrow Key And Press Enter To Work With Particular Item From List,

    I Have Tried With Searchable Dropdown Down List But Its Not Giving Me A Eaxact Solution How I Want .

    Suppouse I Start Typing In Cell, Name Of Item “ACID ____ ” Exel Should Show A Dropdownlist With All The Item Name That Match ACIDnock,ACIDout,ACIDout Lemon ,ACIDout…

    6 votes
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  7. Change default fill color

    Every time I open excel the default fill color is set to yellow. We should have the option to change the default fill color to another color.

    4 votes
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  8. Like copy down (control+d), I would like to see a copy up (control+u)

    Like copy down (control+d) to copy cell immediately above, I would like to see a copy up (control+u) to copy cell immediately below

    1 vote
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  9. New Template, Investment Tracker, Use in UK

    This is a great idea. But I am in UK and entering my shares does not work.
    (XLON:RDSB) produces a field error.
    (XLON:AV.) produces a US$ price which is about 10 times the actual £ price.
    The template is just what I need; but as with many others I have looked at it is not easily adapted for UK use. This severely limits the value of their subscription for UK users of Office 365.

    Can UK versions be supplied, please?

    1 vote
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  10. Sync ribbon settings

    I want to sync settings that is ribbon customize in my O365 account.
    Now I need export ribbon and import.

    3 votes
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  11. bring back the bar on the right and bottom of spreadsheet to move thru out.

    I use all ways to move thru my spreadsheets, but for accuracy I like the bar and using my curser up and down to the cell I need. STEPPING UP ON MY SOAPBOX NOW: I really tired of MS is trying to be Apple. You are MS and your programs created accuracy and easy for customer. Cool are for non-working people who have the time to hope it will work.....

    1 vote
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  12. Copy multiple selections into Clipboard

    I've always wanted the option to copy multiple selections to the clipboard. When you paste, you'd be presented with the option of everything on your clipboard, to be able to pick which selection(s) you want to paste.

    10 votes
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  13. Excel Find feature for next consecutive number

    I would like the ability for the Find/Replace box to include something like "a next integer" find. For example I search for 55235 and then click either a left arrow to search for 55234 or right arrow and it will search for 55236. Basically the function is read what is in the search box and either subtract 1 or add 1 to that value to locate the next number in a spreadsheet. Seems simple enough to do this without re-sorting an entire spreadsheet. This would still not effect the basic function of the Find Next used for finding the same…

    3 votes
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  14. How about a searchable dropdown list on data validation?

    How about a searchable dropdown list on data validation?

    3 votes
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  15. EDB to PST Converter Tool to Export Exchange EDB Files to Outlook PST

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    1 vote
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  16. Please, please, PLEASE add double strikethrough to Excel!!!

    Please add double strikethrough to Excel. I've often wished that it was available in Excel as it is in Word. It seems if it's available in Word, it'd be easy enough to add it to Excel.

    Please consider this addition.

    Thanks!!!

    5 votes
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  17. True Dark Theme for Worksheets

    In Excel, the only way to make your worksheets/reports that you build in Excel a dark theme, is to add a background image.
    On the PowerPivot/Sharepoint server, background images are not supported.

    It would be nice if you could save an Excel sheet with dark background color as a configurable default, so that you don't have to change cell backgrounds (which go away with PowerPivot refresh), and don't have to do a background image (which is incompatible with server refresh/presentation).

    Even outside of server refresh, we find issues on file exchange too.

    5 votes
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  18. blad verwijderen kan niet als je een touchpad hebt en geen muis

    blad verwijderen kan niet als je een laptop hebt met een touchpad

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  20. Embedding Artificial Intelligence (Machine Learning) in Excel

    Team, I have some of the cool ideas to make excel intelligent. Implementing machine learning / Deep Learing algorithms as functions in excel would really enable small business entities take wise decisions. Here is a presentation I have shared in Open Data Science Conference. Would love to take excel to next level as OLD IS ALWAYS GOLD.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pXQRmliTcM&feature=youtu.be

    10 votes
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