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  1. When clicking find next for a crtl f, highlight the row of the show all drop down as you click through. Rather than only highlighting it whe

    When clicking find next for a crtl f, highlight the row of the show all drop down as you click through. Rather than only highlighting it when selecting from the dropdown.

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  2. When clicking find next for a crtl f, highlight

    When clicking find next for a crtl f, highlight the row of the show all drop down as you click through. Rather than only highlighting it when selecting from the dropdown.

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  3. Enable Macabacus Productivity Add-in Compatibility - Home & Office 2019

    Macabacus is a productivity suite that really cuts down on my work time because they allow you to cycle through precedents within a formula (by using arrow keys) so that whenever you click on a precedent cell within the formula, you can choose to be taken to that reference cell automatically (any tab throughout the workbook) and continue auditing the formulas in the precedent cells.

    However, I've spent hours trying to incorporate this Add-in into Excel, but I think there may be some sort of issue with the 2019 Excel Release. I'm an advanced user and just purchased Excel 2019…

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  4. Tabs: Allow Visual Tab Names & Numerical Tab Names for each Tab for Cell Reference Purposes (Shorten Formulas).

    It would be great if you could reformat the Tab layout. For Example, It would be helpful to have the name of the Tab at the top and under a brief description of the tab in small format. This would be great, because I could then name my tabs based on a simple convertion (e.g. numerically), so that I don't have extremely long and touch-to-navigate formulas with cell references on various tabs (Instead, I would see the Tab Name (1, 2, etc) within the formula. However, this would allow me to still view the descriptive Tab Name in Excel (e.g.…

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  5. SaveAs Versioning - Autosave Versions of Spreadsheet According to Predefined Naming Convention and Destination Folders

    Is would be great if a File->SaveAs Versioning selection existed, where Excel would Save As the document under its current name with an "_#" after the file name.

    For example, if I were working on a file called "Weather," it would be great if I can select "File->Save As->Version" (Alt + F, A, V), and excel would then save the file as "Weather_1" based on a numerical naming convention I can set under preferences in excel.

    Archiving is extraordinary important for me, so it would be great if I could keep pressing Alt +F, A, V so that Weather_1, Weather_2,…

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  6. Create a function that brings precedents within a formula into view when the precedent cell is selected within the formula.

    Macabacus offers this, but for some reason, the download is not working with Excel 2019. PLEASE create this functionality or just buy Macabacus. So much time is saved. All I needed to do with Macabacus is click on a long formula, and press the up and down keys to select a reference cell, and then like magic, I'm brough to that reference cell on a different tab, where I could do the same thing. It's very helpful for auditing. PLEASE ADD.

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  7. Hide the Collapse/Expand Group "1" and "0" Buttons on the top left of spreadsheets to create more viewable, useable space.

    Usable/viewable space is very important in Excel. I can spend hours making sure all my data fits into view. Please create a solution that would hide the "Show Detail" and "Hide Detail" 1 and 0 buttons that appear on the top left of a worksheet with grouped columns/rows.

    Whenever you have grouped cells in a spreadsheet, the buttons automatically appear to the top/left of Cell A1 so that you can select the 1 button to collapse grouped rows/columns and the 2 button to expand grouped columns/rows.

    However, the inclusion of these 1 and 0 buttons widens the grayed out space…

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  8. Shortcut to prompt dropdown of tab names to scroll though and select

    Shortcut to prompt dropdown of tab names to scroll though and select. If you have multiple tabs, you can right click to on the left/right tab scrolling arrows (located on the bottom left of the spreadsheet, to the left of the first tab name), which then promps a dialog box that lists all the tab names that you can scroll through and select. I often over 30 tabs so I have to right click on the left and right arrows whenever I want to select a specific tabs.

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  9. Create iszero function

    Please create ISZERO and ISONE function.

    All the spreadsheets I've ever used use flags (1's and 0's), which are comprised of complex formulas that return 1's and 0's depending on the cells referenced by the formula.

    For example, in the leftmost cell of a row, I can have a formula that reads: =IF(C25>=$C$5,1,0). I then I copy this formula horizontally across 40 adjacent cells horizotnal, and depending the values of adjacent reference cells (C25, D25, E25), I will have 1's and 0's throughout the row in which I create the formula.

    I then proceed to create more complex periodic formulas…

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  10. Shortcut for double clicking format painter (to lock and unlock selection).

    I have the format painter selection on my quick access toolbar, and I just need to click Alt +3 to activate the format painter tool.

    The issue is that whenever I want to copy a cell's format to other cells scattered through a spreadsheet, I need to keep clicking Alt +3. I end up pressing Alt +3 many thousands of times a week. (Yes - I know how to paste formats).

    Solution: Have a function called "Lock Format Painter" that I can add to my quick access bar as the forth tool, so I need to just press Alt+4 whenever…

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  11. NUMEROUS ADD/SUBTRACT BUGS. aUTOSUM IS VIRTUALLY USELESS SO EVERY CALC MUST BE CHECKED WITH A HAND CALCULATOR

    I HAVE SPENT 2 HOURS ON ONE SIMPLE SCHEDULE BECAUSE I NEVER GET THE SAME ANSWER TWICE. I BOUGHT A DISC, AND IST APPARENTLY HAS NOT BEEN UPDATED FOR CORRECTIOINS. CAN I GET A DOWNLOAD OF A CORRECTED VERSION AND RETURN THIS PIECE OF JUNK?
    I HAVE USED TT SINCE ABOUT 1983 AND THIS IS THE WORST EXPERIENCE I HAVE HAD.

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  12. Increase Excel filename limits

    Microsoft advertise that they have given us a godlike 400 character limit in OneDrive and SharePoint. Sounds good...Until you find out that not one of the Office applications supports more than 259 characters, and Excel is the clear winner at 218. Thats HALF. Not a bit less, HALF. This is borderline fraudulent, I have had customers who couldn' go to Sharepoint because of the file name limits, and after wasting a load of money on Migrations and setting up Sharepoint, all because Microsoft told us we can have 400 characters in a name, we have to revert everything back. For…

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  13. increase character limits on filenames in the cloud

    Microsoft advertise that they have given us a godlike 400 character limit in OneDrive and SharePoint. Sounds good...Until you find out that not one of the Office applications supports more than 259 characters, and Excel is the clear winner at 218. Thats HALF. Not a bit less, HALF. This is borderline fraudulent, I have had customers who couldn' go to Sharepoint because of the file name limits, and after wasting a load of money on Migrations and setting up Sharepoint, all because Microsoft told us we can have 400 characters in a name, we have to revert everything back. For…

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  14. Improvement in Excel hyperlink

    I use hyperlink to link 2 excel files. when source file moved to another location and then click the hyperlink in the master file i get the message as "Cannot open the specified file". Please do some improvement actions to search the source file or track the path etc

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  15. autosize for the comments

    it would be great if there was a chance to have autosize for the comments, I mean the way they are seen. Now i have to enter it manually, and if I use "inmobilize pannels" all the comments get small, and I have to make them bigger again one by one

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  16. What-if analysis calculates the wrong amounts when you link the sensitivity-rows dynamically to calculation; for columns this will not give

    What-if analysis calculates the wrong amounts when you link the sensitivity-rows dynamically to the source calculation; hardcoded gives you the right amount; linked not

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  17. bar graph overlaping

    It is a nightmare when you try to plot a bar graph with secondary axis... everything overlaps and you need to insert invisible data to avoid the overlap... is really complicated and time consuming, please remove that automatic overlapping when you have primary and secondary axis in a bar graph!!!! a simple graph like the attached one took me hours... and is not even perfect... the size of the bars is not exactly the same, etc etc

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  18. I wanted to extract the data from sheet1 and sheet2 with respect to date using if condition,

    I have 3 sheets named as Generalized sheet, sheet2 and Sheet3,
    To copy data from sheet 2 and 3 based on the date If condition is being used.
    when the 1st if logical value is false another if condition is used (nested if).
    =IF(Sheet3!$A2=Generalized!$K$1,Sheet3!$A$2,IF(Sheet2!$A2=Generalized!$K$1,Sheet2!$A$2," "))

    Sheet 3 has data in 5 cells hence the above formula is working fine.

    When the formula is dragged the cell count increases and hence the formula goes wrong.

    Please help me in solving this

    Solution.
    can we get an update to unlock the cell once the logical condition is false.

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  19. Compact mode

    Develop a compact mode for the Office suite, similar to the OneNote app.

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