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  1. carra

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    1 vote
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  2. Money for Excel...

    My husband and I each have our own account at the same institution (2 different account #'s but 1 institution). It would be nice If I could set them both up.

    6 votes
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  3. True Dark Mode

    Actually make the dark mode for Excel change the working document's background colour black/dark without needing to format.

    6 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. sub catogories in excel (Money)

    Unable to create the sub-categories under Category in Money in excel application.

    4 votes
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  5. Moving average function for dynamic arrays

    With increasing use of dynamic arrays for time series data such as stock prices we need a way of doing moving averages with dynamic arrays.
    I suggest something like

    MOVAVG (RangeArray, N, MAMethod [, Down] [,StartExp])

    where N is the number of periods in the moving average and MA-Method controls the MA calculation method method (Simple, Central, Cumulative, Weighted, Exponential, Double Exponential etc)

    6 votes
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  6. God_Damn you and your_fucking_dopey_buggy software. FUCK_You MICROSOFT *******.

    GodDamn you and yourfuckingdopeybuggy software. FUCK_You MICROSOFT *******.

    4 votes
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  7. Bring Sheet View to the desktop app for files saved online

    Most people in my org who filter an Excel spreadsheet saved to SharePoint or OneDrive don't use Excel Online as it is not as feature rich as the desktop app. Sheet View avoids the problem Auto Save presents when filtering for other users collaborating at the time or opening it fresh with those filters auto saved. However, Sheet View is only available on the Online version of Excel currently https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/excel-blog/sheet-view-is-generally-available/ba-p/1032576.
    Can you please also bring this feature to the desktop app?

    8 votes
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  8. Formatting duplicate values through a slash / Форматирование повторяющихся значений через слэш

    Eng.
    Everything is visible in the screenshot.
    The text format of the cells is used so that there are no conversions of numbers to date, while formatting duplicate values is worth filling in red. According to the “opinion” of MS Excel, the numbers 1/1 and 1/20 are the same, 1/2 and 2/20 are the same, etc., the relationship is direct.
    This error exists only with the numbers of the series 1 / X and X / 20, [1 <X <12], X is an integer.
    If my record is not clear to someone, then this is how pairs of "repeating" values…

    1 vote
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  9. 3 votes
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  10. iPad create pivot table

    Please add full support for pivot table creation for IPad OS. This is a basic requirement for financial professionals such as myself. This alone would help me use the iPad as my primary work device.

    7 votes
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  11. Make the Conditional Formatting Rules Manager window adjustable

    Can the window on the Conditional Formatting Rules Manager be able to be adjusted so I can see more of my rules?

    7 votes
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  12. leave the fucking_NUMLOCK on you microsoft *******.

    leave the fucking_NUMLOCK on you microsoft *******.

    2 votes
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  13. Track changes request

    Request is to enhance the track changes

    1- Give us the possibility to track changes on specific sheet.

    Often we have a sheet for data processing and we do not wanted to track changes on that specific sheet.

    2- Track changes only in a specific area of a sheet

    Same as previous but apply to a specific region of a sheet as not the whole sheet need to have changes to be track

    3-Have the history sheet always visible

    To see history we have to go inside track option and enable the track sheet, in intensive review session we would…

    3 votes
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  14. STOP TRYING TO FUCKING_GUESS WHAT I AM ABOUT TO DO. YOU DO_NOT_FUCKING KNOW.

    STOP TRYING TO FUCKINGGUESS WHAT I AM ABOUT TO DO. YOU DONOT_FUCKING KNOW.

    DO YOU FUCKINGPIECES OF KNOW HOW ANNOYING IT IS TO HAVE SOME SOFTWARE POPULATE IN A CHART OF DATA THAT YOU FUCKINGBITCHES THINK I WANT BUT REALLY HAS NOTHING TO FUCKING_DO WITH WHAT I WANTED? THEN I HAVE TO DELETE IT AND SET IT UP THE WAY I ORIGINALLY GOING TO DO AFTER UNDOING ALL YOUR BLID IGNORANT GUESS WORK. **** YOU.

    4 votes
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  15. co-authoring track changes history

    I love that using co-authoring you can manage how you share the excel file with your team wherein you can set a user as view only and the others will have the capability to edit. I however extremely need this TRACK CHANGES features 1.) alert notification real-time whenever there is change. This should have an on/off settings so you can turn this on if you want to monitor the progress real-time, 2.) you can check changes history who edit what and you can set the date so that you can select from the start and end date of the project.

    10 votes
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  16. Multiple cells selection problem

    We select multiple cells by holding control key. But when we accidentally select a cell without holding control key, all selected cells are gone and we have to do the selection again. This is very irritating. Please add option for the same.

    7 votes
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  17. Please add my bank: RBC (Royal Bank of Canada) to Money in Excel

    Please add my bank: RBC (Royal Bank of Canada) to Money in Excel

    4 votes
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  18. Build formula from string with reference to other cell/s with operator

    I would like to be able to have a formula where in a formula can be build with operators in another cell. As an example where =formula(a1&b1&c1) where the cells would have 1 + 1. in other words b1 would have a + in it. This will make it possible to change operator in a large amount of formulas with only changing input in one cell.

    3 votes
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  19. Allow conditional formatting for spilled array formulas

    I use an array formula (e.g. RANDARRAY) to insert some numbers. The size of this array may vary, as the array formula is based on cells with values, which may vary.
    In the spilled array I want to highlight some values using conditional formatting. It would be useful, if the conditional formatting could be based on the size of the array, so that the area the conditional formatting applies to shrinks and grows with the size of the array.

    9 votes
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  20. 1 vote
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