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

Add an option to change the default for "Paste" so that it can be "Formulas" or Values"

The default for the Paste button is Paste All. This instantly destroys conditional formatting, other formats, and bordering of regions. There are now a good selection of Paste options below the Paste Button and the ability to select any one of these as the "Current Default" would speed up development time considerably. The Paste button image could be changed to show the current default.

The important ones are to have are "Paste Formulas" and "Paste Values". The best (and simpler) implementation, in my opinion, would be to have the Paste button do Paste Formulas with the button image changed to show this and include a "Paste All" option on the button drop down (probably a step too far but I can hope).

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