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  1. Problems

    My Excel program is having problems.
    when using WPS Office files can be opened, but when opened using Microsoft Excel files cannot be opened. I have tried uninstalling and reinstalling, but the problem is not resolved.

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  2. Typing in My Office Products is Very Slow. Lag in movement

    Typing in My Excel and other Office Products is really slow and its lagging very much and is annoying. Why this is happening? I have bought the Microsoft Office 2019 Pro edition. But its not serving the purpose. Kindly help me with the issue.

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  3. When an existing document is change and is to be "save as", there is actually a box that it can be named!Additionally, when there is a print

    I don't understand why an excel document can't be named and print as with window 7; why so difficult??????

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  4. Row level calculation for tables

    When we have very large tables (formatted as tables) with many fields with some heavy formulas, excel becomes slow when writing a new record because it recalculate the whole table every time.
    It would be very good for perfomance if in the calculation's option there would be an option that allows excel to calculates only the row of the table where you hit enter or where you modify data.
    Thanks in advance

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  5. shyam

    good

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  6. Dictate feature could be added to Excel for Quicker Data entry which would be helpful

    If Dictate feature could be added to Office software like Excel, data entry could be faster.

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  8. Accessibility checker - Permanent disable

    Ive recently noted Accessibility Checker sitting and chewing up resources when I was trying to run a hefty excel model. I went and disabled it. Then - to my disgust it was re-enabled the next time i started excel. To my further disgust, I am advised that this cannot be disabled PERMANENTLY.

    My suggestion - allow accessibility checker to be disabled PERMANENTLY

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  9. Paste Special > Linked Picture with large data (A-CQ) crashes Excel

    Selecting values from columns A1 - CQ2 then trying to hover the mouse over Paste Special > Linked Image causes Excel to crash or the clipboard to run out of memory.

    I have attached an example.
    Copy cells A1 - CQ2 from the "Copy" sheet.
    Then go to the "Paste Special > Linked Image sheet" and right click in cell A1, hover over Paste Special, hover over Linked Image.
    This may cause it to crash or perform poorly.
    Moving the mouse over the different Paste Special options, and always glancing over the Linked Image option, will cause the clipboard to…

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  10. Don't ever lose data when the application crashes

    Went to save my data after a couple hours of work. Attempted to save. Excel died. No option to even recover data. So ****** off right now. Never, ever, ever, ever, nevvver, ever, never, never, lose data.

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  11. when error message shown, allow a bottom to search for this error, copy it, or hyperlink the error

    when error message shown, allow a bottom to search for this error, copy it, or hyperlink the error
    not to write it again in the help or Internet browserr

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  12. I NEED to update my excel to work on my Mac book pro.

    need for excel to work with new Mac software IOS.

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  13. Cpy the exact format of a spreadsheet onto another workbook and/or across worksheets

    It would be helpful for my business tracking to be able to take a spreadsheet I've created and be able to copy over the exact format of it into a different file or sheet.

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  14. Known incorrect calculation issue

    Simple addition and subtraction seems to lead to inaccurate results. I know that this is a known issue but I do not know why it is allowed to persist. Just fix it.

    The result of the formula =ROUND((0.20001845-0.2)*1000,4) should be 0.0185. Due to this known issue, Excel calculates as 0.0184. this is unacceptable. Please fix it.

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  15. selecting multiple cells

    I want to be able to select multiple cells.

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  16. Unable to open two excel files

    I've been dealing with this for over a year. There are also several people within my company that seem to have the same issue. I'm really surprised this has not appeared somewhere on this forum (that I can find). Here is the issue:

    The issue occurs when Excel already has a file open.  I try to open another file through Windows Explorer by double clicking it, or highlighting and hitting enter, or using a shortcut.  Explorer freezes for a brief moment, and the file does not open.  The status bar at the bottom of Excel does not show that a
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  17. Bug: excel doesn't auto capitalize IFS from downloaded docs

    Google sheets accepts lower case for ifs and other functions.
    ive only found this bug with ifs but when you work on google sheets and download the files as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft excel doesn't autocapitalize the ifs so they are read initially but when you enter Enable Editing mode the formulas dont work anymore. replacing the ifs by IFS makes everything work and excel should do this when I hit the Enable Editing button!

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  18. 'Enable multi-threaded calculation' as a Globally managed feature as opposed to Application managed feature

    Much like this says in the subject, we run a server environment and it would be much better for our system resources (and others would benefit from this too) if we were able to globally manage this feature of Excel. This would allow us to prevent users from manually making it so their Excel files use more cores than we want them using and hogging resources in environment.

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  19. Allow multiple workbooks to open in one instance of Excel like it always used to do

    Allow multiple workbooks to open in one instance of Excel like it always used to do. The way it has always worked for years and years. The new version of excel that opens a new instance/window of excel every time you open a different workbook SUCKS and hinders efficiency.

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  20. night mode

    night mode please so my eyes dont burn

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