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  1. There are Duplicate Shortcuts For Converting a List into Table, Let's use one them for another functionality

    A Table has a lot more functionality than a List. Although there are 6 different ways of converting a List into a Table, Excel users find it easy to do that with a shortcut. Surprisingly there are 2 shortcuts performing the same exact task:
    CTRL + T (T stands for Table) or CTRL + L (L stands for List)
    Why should we reserve 2 shortcuts for the same action? let's keep only the relatively new one CTRL + T (users are familiar with this one)
    While Assign the older shortcut CTRL + L to copying to the left (L stands…

    28 votes
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  2. Improve Table Design Tab Appearance and Functionality

    There is No synchronization between the Filter command on the Table Design Tab and the similar command on the Data Tab. So if you apply a Filter from the Data Tab then clear it, the corresponding Filter command on the Table Design is inactive. On the Other hand, if you insert a Slicer from the Table Design Tab ► it inactivates the Filtering commands on the Data Tab. Filter on all tabs should synchronize together as well as with the Slicer.
    Looking at the distribution of commands on the Table design Tab, I would prefer removing the Filter command from…

    19 votes
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  3. Fusionar Células

    Uma outra função que o Excel deveria ter é o fusionar células (não é mesclar). Se tiver algum valor duplicado, mas em alguma coluna ter algum valor diferente, uma função poderia unir as duas e mantendo apenas valores únicos.

    Ex: A1 - japão A2 japão

      B1  em branco   B2  é bonito  

    a função fusionar deveria ficar assim:

    C1 japão C2 é bonito

    poderia ter uma função = fusion (a1:a2)

    5 votes
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  4. DELETE New #SPILL! Error!

    Your new #SPILL! Error is the stupidest thing in the world.
    Almost all of my spreadsheets no longer work because of this change.
    Please fix immediately!

    2 votes
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  5. Money in Excel.

    I am unable to use Money in Excel because my Bank, BECU, is not yet signed up to use PLAID.

    2 votes
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  6. Multi dimentional cells

    Some people use Excel as a quick and easy database or documentation.
    Would be nice to have, at minimum, a history of change of each cell.

    1 vote
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  7. stock and geography

    Service ticket number - 1016144833. Stock data is not live.. There is always a delay/lag of 5 to 10 minutes.. Even after clicking "Refresh All" button, data is delayed.. I have attached a file for reference.. I have circled the data delay message from Refinitiv (data provider) in red.. I have also cross checked with live data online and there is always delay/lag.. My question is - "Is Microsoft planning to solve it?" If yes, by when will it get resolved? if not, I subscribed office-365 for stock data and if I am not getting live data, O-365 is useless…

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  8. stock and geography

    Service ticket number - 1016144833. Stock data is not live.. There is always a delay/lag of 5 to 10 minutes.. Even after clicking "Refresh All" button, data is delayed.. I have attached a file for reference.. I have circled the data delay message from Refinitiv (data provider) in red.. I have also cross checked with live data online and there is always delay/lag.. My question is - "Is Microsoft planning to solve it?" If yes, by when will it get resolved? if not, I subscribed office-365 for stock data and if I am not getting live data, O-365 is useless…

    1 vote
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  9. 1 vote
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  10. Please make the active cell more visible in a worksheet. It's almost impossible to see.

    I have problems seing which cell that is active in the sheet I'm working on.
    I know that there are a lot of people having the same problem but no one has found a solution. It's extremely hard to see when the cells have borders around them.
    You don't know where you are!
    It's really hard to the eyes and gives me a headeache.
    Please fix this.

    1 vote
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  11. A spreadsheet software that doesn't suck like everything else Microsoft makes

    Excel is shite. It's about as good as everything else that's in Microsoft's entire repertoire. A total cluster .

    How do any of you have jobs?

    1 vote
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  12. Prevent file from being emailed, perhaps do it with a prompt.

    So you would click a button somewhere to warn before sending. Very helpful in the business sector. Seems like an easy thing to add. THanks!

    1 vote
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  13. Fix the "problem with clipboard" mess

    This clipboard issue is well known to Microsoft and it can and should be fixed immediately. With all the Ph.D. programmers at its disposal, there is no excuse other than "We don't really care if you users have annoying and time wasting problems with our software. We are working on more important things and can't be bothered with trivial issues." Since we pay for Office 360, we users are entitled to product functionality, and this clipboard issue causes us problems we don't need. Please fix this issue ASAP!

    5 votes
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  14. REALLY LOVE HOW FUCKING_LESS_FUCKING USEFUL CUT AND PASTE FUNCTIONS ARE. FUCK_YOU_MICROSOFT.

    REALLY LOVE HOW FUCKINGLESSFUCKING USEFUL CUT AND PASTE FUNCTIONS ARE. FUCKYOUMICROSOFT.

    9 votes
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  15. Atalho para rolagem horizontal

    Colocar atalho de rolagem horizontal com o mouse... Exemplo: shift + rolagem do mouse... da mesma forma que funciona no windows e navegadores da internet.

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  16. Speed up deletion of rows when filter applied.

    Hi,

    If when deleting rows with a filter applied included the following to the backround processing maybe it would help reduce wait time. This is based on the fact that deleting a single range of rows when no filter is applied is almost instantaneous:


    1. Add 2 temporary columns, one to index (unique ID) each row to keep original sort, the second to give the filtered rows a reference of "2" and the unfiltered rows a reference of "1".


    2. Sort the second column and delete down from rows containing "2".


    3. Sort by Index column, delete both columns, cursor to A1.


    I…

    1 vote
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  17. Able the autofill tool in the worksheets

    As we are able to use the autofill in the cells, sometimes I need to create some worksheets with months and the autofill will help me in my performance.

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  18. Please support numbers up to 2^(2^64). Thank you very much!

    I love Excel, except when it can't handle large numbers...

    2^(2^64) would be appreciated...

    Maybe in a year or two?

    1 vote
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  19. Correct the Snapshot month drop down

    Issue: Money in Excel Snapshot drop down for the month selection will not display December 2020. The latest date is November 2020. I started a new session and imported the data but no change. I had an IM session with a MS tech and I was sent here.

    1 vote
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  20. GET YOUR_FUCKING UPDATES AVAILABLE BANNER OUT OF MY FACE. FUCK_YOU_MICROSOFT

    GET YOURFUCKING UPDATES AVAILABLE BANNER OUT OF MY FACE. FUCKYOU_MICROSOFT.

    12 votes
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