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  1. Filtering: Show count in filter box and add navigation buttons

    Filtering:

    When filter button is pressed on any column, the drop down menu should -


    1. Show number of recurrences of each unique value displayed in the drop down list, in brackets on the right side of each unique value, in grey font. This will be very helpful in knowing, by just dropping down filter menu, how many records are there for each of unique values shown in the filter drop down list. Currently we have to filter each value and run a countif formula in a help column or look at the bottom line that shows how many records are…

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    6 comments  ·  Tables, Sorting and Filtering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. recent filters

    Have a Control with the most recent filters (last 5 to 10 filters), so the filters can be reapplied to an existing table.

    This should enable power users to work faster and Archive more in Excel.

    37 votes
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  3. Enable Merged Cell Sorting

    For rows or columns that contain merged cells, all rows or columns associated with the merged cells should be treated and sorted as 1 row or column.

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