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  1. There are Duplicate Shortcuts For Converting a List into Table, Let's use one them for another functionality

    A Table has a lot more functionality than a List. Although there are 6 different ways of converting a List into a Table, Excel users find it easy to do that with a shortcut. Surprisingly there are 2 shortcuts performing the same exact task:
    CTRL + T (T stands for Table) or CTRL + L (L stands for List)
    Why should we reserve 2 shortcuts for the same action? let's keep only the relatively new one CTRL + T (users are familiar with this one)
    While Assign the older shortcut CTRL + L to copying to the left (L stands…

    30 votes

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  2. Improve Table Design Tab Appearance and Functionality

    There is No synchronization between the Filter command on the Table Design Tab and the similar command on the Data Tab. So if you apply a Filter from the Data Tab then clear it, the corresponding Filter command on the Table Design is inactive. On the Other hand, if you insert a Slicer from the Table Design Tab ► it inactivates the Filtering commands on the Data Tab. Filter on all tabs should synchronize together as well as with the Slicer.
    Looking at the distribution of commands on the Table design Tab, I would prefer removing the Filter command from…

    19 votes

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  3. STOP AUTOMATIC MOVING DOWN WHEN ENTERING

    EVERY TIME THERE IS A NEW VERSION OF EXCEL PUT ON MY COMPUTER - AT HOME AND WORK - THE CURSOR AUTOMATICALLY MOVES DOWN WHEN I HIT ENTER. LET PEOPLE CHOSE THAT IF THEY WANT TO. BUT LEAVE ME OUT OF IT!

    1 vote

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  4. Fusionar Células

    Uma outra função que o Excel deveria ter é o fusionar células (não é mesclar). Se tiver algum valor duplicado, mas em alguma coluna ter algum valor diferente, uma função poderia unir as duas e mantendo apenas valores únicos.

    Ex: A1 - japão A2 japão

      B1  em branco   B2  é bonito  

    a função fusionar deveria ficar assim:

    C1 japão C2 é bonito

    poderia ter uma função = fusion (a1:a2)

    5 votes

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  5. DELETE New #SPILL! Error!

    Your new #SPILL! Error is the stupidest thing in the world.
    Almost all of my spreadsheets no longer work because of this change.
    Please fix immediately!

    2 votes

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  6. Please make the active cell more visible in a worksheet. It's almost impossible to see.

    I have problems seing which cell that is active in the sheet I'm working on.
    I know that there are a lot of people having the same problem but no one has found a solution. It's extremely hard to see when the cells have borders around them.
    You don't know where you are!
    It's really hard to the eyes and gives me a headeache.
    Please fix this.

    2 votes

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  7. Speed up Tables calculated columns calculation and filtering

    Since the introduction of tables in Excel I have been a huge user, mainly because of the column names reference we can use in VbA and in formulas.

    But when a table gets a little big, it gets slower and slower.
    And it takes huge percentage of the CPU.

    For example, I have a table of 7 columns coming from an ODBC data query.
    78,000 lines.

    I added 3 columns that are calculated just by concatenation of column values.

    Previously this table was quick and easy to filter.
    Now that I've added those formulas, I sometimes have to restart Excel…

    1 vote

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  8. Excel for Windows crashes (vesion 2101, build 13628.20380)

    Excel for Windows crashes when;
    1) You are using Current channel version 2101 (build 13628.20380) on Windows 10 OS.
    2) Right-clicking on any cell and select "New Note", pressing the "Convert" key.
    If you do the action above, Excel crashes. Please improve this behavior.

    1 vote

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  9. edb to pst free converter tool

    Stella exchange edb into pst converter software convert all the exchange edb items in to pst file. Stella exchange edb into pst converter software support each of the version of the exchange edb file. Stella exchange edb document into pst converter convert all of the items of the mailbox data items in to pst file. Stella exchange edb into pst converter software convert priv1.edb file data and public folder data into pst file. For more info visit this link https://www.stelladatarecovery.com/exchange-edb-to-pst-converter.html

    1 vote

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  10. Money in Excel.

    I am unable to use Money in Excel because my Bank, BECU, is not yet signed up to use PLAID.

    2 votes

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  11. Please Fix Excel - Performance of new versions ~50 times slower than older versions

    We have several Excel 64bit applications for customer sites, that populate a sheet with data from various automation controllers. Where as these applications have be performing flawlessly with Version 1902 or earlier versions of Excel, new versions 2012 and 2101 cannot operate the code. We have identified these newer versions are incredibly slower than the older versions mentioned when populating cells. A simple For Next loop confirmed that version 2012 is between 40 to 60 times slower, version 2101 somewhere between 30 and 50 times slower in performing the same basic task of writing cells from one sheet to another…

    1 vote

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  12. Would love for it to quit freezing up. Won't let me enter date in cells

    Would love to have the program work. Constantly freezing up.

    1 vote

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  13. Camera tool (Linked Images) respect screen updating and Calc=manual

    Camera Tool images needs to respect the Screen Updating=false and Calculation=manual setting - and not just burn through CPU for ever single update to any cell on any (other) workbook

    This makes Excel appear to have hung when it is just re-rendering the same data 10,000 times

    1 vote

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  14. BUG: Floating Point Operations Errors with low precision numbers

    Excel is incorrectly performing math operations.

    Cell B2 = 6.2
    Cell C2 = 5.85
    Cell D2 = C2-B2
    Answer = -0.3500000000000010

    This is incorrect. The answer is 0.35, with no rounding required. This is causing several operations in my worksheet to fail. I shouldn't need to work around this using TRUNC().

    Please Advise.

    1 vote

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  15. Multi dimentional cells

    Some people use Excel as a quick and easy database or documentation.
    Would be nice to have, at minimum, a history of change of each cell.

    1 vote

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  16. Fix the "problem with clipboard" mess

    This clipboard issue is well known to Microsoft and it can and should be fixed immediately. With all the Ph.D. programmers at its disposal, there is no excuse other than "We don't really care if you users have annoying and time wasting problems with our software. We are working on more important things and can't be bothered with trivial issues." Since we pay for Office 360, we users are entitled to product functionality, and this clipboard issue causes us problems we don't need. Please fix this issue ASAP!

    6 votes

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  17. stock and geography

    Service ticket number - 1016144833. Stock data is not live.. There is always a delay/lag of 5 to 10 minutes.. Even after clicking "Refresh All" button, data is delayed.. I have attached a file for reference.. I have circled the data delay message from Refinitiv (data provider) in red.. I have also cross checked with live data online and there is always delay/lag.. My question is - "Is Microsoft planning to solve it?" If yes, by when will it get resolved? if not, I subscribed office-365 for stock data and if I am not getting live data, O-365 is useless…

    1 vote

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  18. stock and geography

    Service ticket number - 1016144833. Stock data is not live.. There is always a delay/lag of 5 to 10 minutes.. Even after clicking "Refresh All" button, data is delayed.. I have attached a file for reference.. I have circled the data delay message from Refinitiv (data provider) in red.. I have also cross checked with live data online and there is always delay/lag.. My question is - "Is Microsoft planning to solve it?" If yes, by when will it get resolved? if not, I subscribed office-365 for stock data and if I am not getting live data, O-365 is useless…

    1 vote

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  20. A spreadsheet software that doesn't suck like everything else Microsoft makes

    Excel is shite. It's about as good as everything else that's in Microsoft's entire repertoire. A total cluster .

    How do any of you have jobs?

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