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How can we improve Excel for Windows (Desktop Application)?

transfer pinned programs and documents pinned to programs when upgrading MS Office

automatically transfer the pinned programs and the documents pinned to programs when upgrading MS Office

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already supported  ·  Dan Battagin [MS XL] responded  · 

Pinned documents are based on the account you log in to Office with, so as long as you log in with the same account, they should “transfer” between Office versions.

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Dan [MS]

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  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    +1 - this is a great suggestion. I was just lamenting the need to repin docs, spreadsheets, OneNote notebooks, etc after every reinstall (since I'm on an Insider ring for Windows and Office this happens quite often and is a fair amount of time wasted every time i get an update)

  • Elisa commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Hi, Dan. No, they do not. I recently switched to Excel 2016. Same account but all my pins are gone.

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