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  1. Money in Excel.

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

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  2. 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…

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  3. 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.

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  4. 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

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  5. 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.

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  6. 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.

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  7. 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…

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  8. 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…

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  10. 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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  11. Prevent file from being emailed, perhaps do it with a prompt.

    So you would click a button somewhere to warn before sending. Very helpful in the business sector. Seems like an easy thing to add. THanks!

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  12. REALLY LOVE HOW FUCKING_LESS_FUCKING USEFUL CUT AND PASTE FUNCTIONS ARE. FUCK_YOU_MICROSOFT.

    REALLY LOVE HOW FUCKINGLESSFUCKING USEFUL CUT AND PASTE FUNCTIONS ARE. FUCKYOUMICROSOFT.

    9 votes

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  13. Atalho para rolagem horizontal

    Colocar atalho de rolagem horizontal com o mouse... Exemplo: shift + rolagem do mouse... da mesma forma que funciona no windows e navegadores da internet.

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  14. Size of Each sheet in a workbook

    Hi Team - Can you give any option within excel to check the size of each tab in a workbook. So that its easy to know which tab is huge and causing issues.

    Thanks!
    Ramesh

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  15. Speed up deletion of rows when filter applied.

    Hi,

    If when deleting rows with a filter applied included the following to the backround processing maybe it would help reduce wait time. This is based on the fact that deleting a single range of rows when no filter is applied is almost instantaneous:


    1. Add 2 temporary columns, one to index (unique ID) each row to keep original sort, the second to give the filtered rows a reference of "2" and the unfiltered rows a reference of "1".


    2. Sort the second column and delete down from rows containing "2".


    3. Sort by Index column, delete both columns, cursor to A1.


    I…

    1 vote

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  16. Able the autofill tool in the worksheets

    As we are able to use the autofill in the cells, sometimes I need to create some worksheets with months and the autofill will help me in my performance.

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  17. Please support numbers up to 2^(2^64). Thank you very much!

    I love Excel, except when it can't handle large numbers...

    2^(2^64) would be appreciated...

    Maybe in a year or two?

    1 vote

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  18. Correct the Snapshot month drop down

    Issue: Money in Excel Snapshot drop down for the month selection will not display December 2020. The latest date is November 2020. I started a new session and imported the data but no change. I had an IM session with a MS tech and I was sent here.

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  19. GET YOUR_FUCKING UPDATES AVAILABLE BANNER OUT OF MY FACE. FUCK_YOU_MICROSOFT

    GET YOURFUCKING UPDATES AVAILABLE BANNER OUT OF MY FACE. FUCKYOU_MICROSOFT.

    12 votes

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  20. Hide "Display Settings" on status bar

    Hi there. I'm using multiple monitor system about this in excel 2019 on status bar shown "Display Settings" and can't hide it. I have tried everything but can't hide it. Is it possible to add "hide display setting on status bar", because it's uncomfortable for working.

    thank you

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