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  1. Add bidirectional functionality to tabbing to link multiple workbooks.

    You already can add multiple tabs horizontally across the bottom to linking multiple worksheets within the same workbook. I have multiple iterations of the same data in multiple workbooks, each representing a unique subsidiary set of the same information. Is it feasible to add vertical layering of tabs within a single workbook to link iterative information from multiple workbooks saved as other excel files to create a single excel file. By creating horizontal and vertical tabs on the same spreadsheet you can significantly enhance presentation of multiple files into a single spreadsheet with the ability to 'tab' to contributing workbooks…

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      0 comments  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Tamil collation Sequence

      As per Tamil collation sequence, character ஔ should take precedence over ஃ. But the Excel sorting doesn't abide the rule.
      Below is the present sequence












      Below is the suggested sequence












      I would appreciate if this can be fixed.

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      • Rename multiple Table names throughout workbook from central list window

        Ability to open a management window from where you can view and list of all tables in excel and easily change their names by simply typing over the name or someother method that is quicker than clicking on each table individually - minimum click option.

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        • Dependent filters in Pivot tables

          Have Pivot table filters cross filter each other like slicers can. With multiple filters on a Pivot table making a selection on one filter the choices in the next filter should only have values that still have data. An example would be if a Pivot table with sales data and filters for regions and districts. After selecting a region the district filter should only show districts related to the selected region.

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          • Data validation drop down lists - extend distance and add mouse scroll

            These drop down lists are good for selecting from a large number of inputs, BUT... the area is too small or too short in length. It should be a longer box. Also, why doesn't the mouse scroll work in there. that would help it be more efficient. So make that area longer and add scrolling. Thanks! that would improve it.. not good enough as is.

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            • count column with vlookup

              When used vlookup with a big table, the tooltip with colum number is very useful because avoid count the columns.

              i think that this tooltip should be improve because:
              - the tooltip not always appear . by example vlookup in other excelbook
              -the tooltip not allways appear in the same place( up, down, left...)
              - the tooltip es small

              a big tooltip with the number will be more usefull
              regards

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              • Pls chk if Excel 2016+ fails if cond. frmt cells are copied&pasted nx... 2007 creates redundant&err CF formulas til WB grows/Excel crashes.

                What I Use a Lot & An Obscure Major Issue:
                I love conditional formatting (CF), but I copy rows with CF in them back and forth frequently. As I copy such rows, CF formulas get redundant plus erroneous creative entries which seem to start with a few and gradually grow exponentially over time. Finally, Excel reports it's running out of resources (internal Excel ones, not RAM memory). WB size then starts to increase rapidly (after a time) with no added data by me, just mushrooming CF formulas. Normal WB size is 650 KB, but quickly ballooned to 1.1 MB on…

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                • i am working a spreadsheet and it says upload blocked. ther is a box that says sign in. make it take you to the sign in.

                  i am working a spreadsheet via one drive. it says upload blocked. there is a box that says 'sign in'. make it take you to the sign in.

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                  • Bring back the "share workbook" feature.

                    Bring back the "share workbook" feature.
                    We have proprietary data we can't share outside the company. We also have ITAR data that legally can't be available even to sever maintenance technicians outside the country, so multi site/multi country redundancy eliminates the cloud.
                    We still have files that need multiple users at once.

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                    • GET RID OF AUTOSAVE - OMG what a ridiculous idea

                      The fact that users don't even have a choice to opt out is even more insane

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                      • AutoSave is causing Havoc.

                        Remove AutoSave and let user add it from Settings by choice

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                        • Filtering

                          Hello everyone in Office 2016 the window of the filter column is smaller than default of previous versions; the visible list is limited to a few items. In the lower right corner there are the three dots to enlarge the window, but the changes do not remain in memory ....

                          Can You fiX it?

                          THX

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                          • Retirada de Caracteres

                            Poderia haver uma fórmula que fizesse a retirada de um caractere, sendo ele por especificação ou posição; por exemplo:

                            =RETIRAR(texto;'caractere')
                            // =RETIRAR(palavra; 'a') == plvr
                            // =RETIRAR(coconut; 'c') == oonut

                            =RETIRAR(texto; posicaocaractere)
                            // =RETIRAR(excel; 3) == exel
                            // =RETIRAR(microsoft; 1) == icrosoft

                            Essa função ajudaria na limpeza de caracteres indesejados.

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                              0 comments  ·  Formulas and Functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • IMPRIMIR OBJETO

                              APOS ATUALIZAÇÃO DA BUILD 16.0.9001.2102

                              As caixas segmentação de dados para tabela dinamicas estão com erros de impressão. Assim todas tiveram que ser desmarcadas os flags "imprimir objeto" dentro das propriedades.
                              Pois ao imprimir esta com erro e imprimindo desconfiguradas.

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                              • Drill down / Roll up

                                In BI, the term is not "drill down/drill up"; It is "drill down" and "roll up". No one "drills up", that's just silly.

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                                • Simplify notation for functions and reduce their complexity

                                  In analysis of complex data one may have to enter a function many times. I would therefore shorten the names of functions and eliminate some entry variables by defining additional functions. Thus for NORM.DIST I would rename the function to ND and eliminate the true- false choice, perhaps by defining two functions, ND for false and NDT for true. It would also be useful to allow a new normalization for the function (area of the gaussian) as one of the parameters. One can always use a multiplier for this purpose, but making it one of the arguments would simplify input.…

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                                  • Splitting a single cell into sub-sections

                                    Being able to split a single cell (not merged cells) into different sections that can be formatted differently within the single cell

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                                    • Histogram by Category needs the option to create an "other" bin

                                      Histogram by Category needs the option to create an "other" bin similar to the overflows you can create for a numeric axis

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                                      • enable conditional formatting to display icon sets based on boolean (i.e. not strictly numerical) entries.

                                        enable conditional formatting to display icon sets based on boolean (i.e. not strictly numerical) entries.

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                                        • Liked to center across selection verticaly...

                                          Liked to center across selection verticaly...

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