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  1. Spill error is stupid

    What is the point? This never occured in the past that I can remember. I want to "add" items from several tabs which we could do in the past. Now, there is ADDITIONAL data on my sheet that I do not need. This is the most stupid idea I have seen come in EXCEL in quite a while.

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  2. BETTER STOCK DATA

    STOCK DATA FEATURE IS NICE. BETTER / MORE DETAILED CARDS SELECTION WOULD MAKE IT FANTASTIC. SELECTIONS FROM MS MONEY APP, ALREADY BUILT INTO WINDOWS ENVIRONMENT, SPECIFICALLY THE OVERVIEW AND KEY STATISTICS TABS WOULD BE BIG IMPROVEMENT.

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  3. Open the timed refresh option to gen use. My stock worksheet is linked to the stock button, but i have to refresh manually for updates.

    Open the timed refresh option for general use. My stock worksheet is linked to the stock button, but I have too refresh manually for updates. Allowing me to set the periodic refresh timer would be next level and simple. No pivot tables or linking to other sources required. It would enable people like me who have a simple vision for their worksheet and merely want to make it work; to feel like we struck oil in our backyards.

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  4. task queue for time-consuming processes

    When I need to perform multiple processes, I need to wait for one to finish before I can tell it to start the next process;

    It would be great to give excel multiple instructions, then line them up in a queue to complete in one large period of time.

    1 vote
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  5. ******* you for wasting more and more of my time with each of your shit_product "updates". FUCK_ YOU MICROSOFT.

    ******* you for wasting more and more of my time with each of your shitproduct "updates". FUCK YOU MICROSOFT.

    5 votes
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  6. STOP CHANGING MY ******* NUMBERS!!!!

    STOP ROUNDING THE NUMBERS INTO STUPID HEXIDECIMAL OR ROUNDING IT UP TO SOMETHING STUPID *************!!!!q

    1 vote
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  7. Histórico de Edição

    Ao clicar com o botão direito do mouse, podemos ter uma opção para mostrar o "histórico de edições", e com isso temos o(s) usuário(s) que fizeram a modificações e quais os dados que foram digitados.

    5 votes
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  9. GET YOUR FUCKING_UPDATES_AVAILABLE NASTY-GRAM OUT OF MY FACE.

    GET YOUR FUCKINGUPDATESAVAILABLE NASTY-GRAM OUT OF MY FACE.

    3 votes
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  10. [BUG in Excel 2016 (MSI)] Emoji brings Excel to hang

    If I type the emoj ✔ (bold checkmark) more than one times very fast, excel hangs and crash.

    1 vote
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  11. HEY FUCK_FACES- I DON'T WANT YOU TO MAKE THE FUCKING_COLUMN STUPID WIDE WHEN YOU DECIDE THAT I WANTED 15 ******* DECIMAL POINTS. FUCKU

    HEY FUCKFACES- I DON'T WANT YOU TO MAKE THE FUCKINGCOLUMN STUPID FUCKINGWIDE WHEN YOU DECIDE THAT I WANTED 15 DECIMAL POINTS. . I DON'T NEED YOU TO ARBITRALIY ASSIGN 15 **** DECIMAL POINT THEN DECIDE MY COLUMN WAS TO NARROW. FUCKYOU_MICROSOFT.

    5 votes
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  12. Change the border color around the selected cell

    I frequently use Ctrl+F shortcut to find data withing a huge spreadsheet on fast paced meeting calls. Often, the green border is not enough to differentiate the searched cell quickly, it gets lost in the field of view. Please, add a feature that changes the border color - or cell color when selected. Just make it easier to make it different so it can be found quickly. Thank you thank you

    10 votes
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  13. Make it work properly!

    Be nice if a simple calculation using a negative number could reverse sign using (* -1). Only first cell works all the rest say (#VALUE!).

    Several functions do not work either.

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  14. If a cell's value before and after recalculation is the same, do not trigger the recalculation of dependent cells

    Currently, whenever a cell's formula is changed, all downstream dependent cells will recalculate to reflect the potentially new value of the cell. However, if this value didn't change, this recalculation is wasted work and time, especially if the downstream calculations are slow.

    Not all changes to formulas result in drastically different logic. Sometimes, a user may simply want to clean up the formula or add a small piece of error handling. Also, not all recalculations of a cell are due to a change in the formula. For example, because the TODAY function is volatile, any cell that uses it or…

    2 votes
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  15. Power query edit SQL without running the query three times.

    Please shortcut the number of SQL refreshes that Excel makes when editing a SQL query via Power Query. The system currently refreshes 3 times.

    The older system only did one refresh.

    I will look for a hack to force the old system as I have seen embedded SQL still using the old cramped editor.

    I use SSMS to prototype code because Power Query and the old system socks at giving proper error messages or typeahead..

    So that makes 4 queries.

    1 vote
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  16. Possibility in Excel to sort the tabs alphabetically

    Possibility in Excel to sort the tabs alphabetically (add this option / button)

    1 vote
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  17. working modes when using excel

    We are will use excel for different types of purposes...…. Entering data on a table, preparing different types of statements.... Preparing drawings by using auto shapes etc...…

    for Example, I am entering a selected data in a single work sheet from difference work sheets (or) work books. If we turn the excel in data entry mode..... then we will only enter the and selection of cells will be automatically done in sequence of columns or sequence of rows depending upon table format. If this all happened by the help of AI it will be more productive. Based on customisations when…

    2 votes
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  18. Please unfuck the help tool. I don't want it to obscure the document I am looking at.

    Please unfuck the help tool. I don't want it to obscure the document I am looking at.

    I don't want useless results the explain nothing or have no relevance to the function or information I am looking for.

    GO FUCKYOURSELVESYOUPIECES OFSHIT_AT MICROSOFT.

    2 votes
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  19. Stop filling in formats for me. stay the **** out of my way. You do not know what I am trying to do.

    Stop filling in formats for me. stay the **** out of my way. You do not know what I am trying to do.

    1 vote
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  20. Hey dumbasses at microsausage- why can a person open help when the cursor is inside a cell, but cannot search for a topic in help?

    Hey dumbasses at microsausage- why can a person open help when the cursor is inside a cell, but cannot search for a topic in help?

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