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  1. Add the File tab that Windows have into Excel for Mac

    Please add the File tab that Windows has next to the Home tab, and make it available for Mac users as well. It has so many options that Mac doesn't have. We need for you to make available the same features for both systems

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  2. Help Tab

    Can we please have a "Whats New" like on outlook

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  3. Desperately need to make Excel for Mac the same as Windows version

    Taking business classes that require me to bring my laptop to class and use my own computer to do assignments. It's inconvenient that I have to use public computers or buy a Windows computer simply to do homework. If you truly valued your customers, Mac and Excel need to be as compatible as it is on the Windows operating system.

    6 votes
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  4. Convert Word Documents to JPG via Batch Word to JPG Converter

    We have listened about converting the images document to PDF or Microsoft Word, but it may not be possible for you when it comes to trying it. You may be wondering how to do it or is it easy to perform or not? Here is the option of Batch Word to JPG Converter as from its name, only you may guess it is for converting multiple files together. Thus if you require to convert the multiple files or more than 50 files, then you can use it and convert the data easily without any hassle. If you need to convert…

    1 vote
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  5. import XML

    There is not way to import and map XML data to excel for mac

    9 votes
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  6. Allow users to disable "opening file warning"

    Whenever I open a LOCAL .png file (unlike a .jpg) from a Hyperlinked cell, Excel forces me to click OK on a dialog warning me "Some files contain viruses..." DUH.

    This forces me to make an extra step, that is completely unnecessary, and support has posted that it is intentional and not a user controlled option.

    Listen, I'm using your software, on MY COMPUTER, with my files, and it is NOT Microsoft's job to protect me from me.

    No wonder I dumped Microsoft Windows years ago.

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  7. 1 vote
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  8. Chapter Creation

    Chapter Creation

    Select a group of spreadsheets and form with them a kind of chapter, with the same color as the guide. So when you click on a chapter all spreadsheets are available for viewing (as is current Excel) and those that don't belong are collapsed (hidden) within your chapter. In the attached file only the yellow tabs would appear and below them the chapter names. When you clicked on the Green chapter the green tabs would be displayed and the others hidden. It's a way of working with multiple linked documents within Excel with a clearer view of spreadsheets…

    8 votes
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  9. coucou

    coucou

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  10. Add a set for shade colour times

    At times the shade shuld have a colour.

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  11. Add a set for shade colour times

    At times the shade shuld have a colour.

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  12. Add hotkey functionality to Excel for Mac

    It would be amazing if hotkey functionality was added to Mac, especially if it followed the same format as it does in Windows (instead of "Alt …, …, …" it would just be "Option …, …, …").

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  13. Restore Customize Keyboard to equivalent functionality as in 2011

    2019 has restored Tools > Customize Keyboard..., but it's quite weak compared to 2011's. First, there's no All Commands category. While there is a search, it only searches the selected category (and there's no way to select multiple categories), so you have to enter the search term then click through every category manually, which is kind of insane. Next, many, if not most of the commands have a description that's the same as the name of the command. Why bother? Finally, numerous commands are missing, even though the underlying functionality is still there. My most missed is Paste Values, but…

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  14. MORE EFFORT FOR NAIVE USERS

    Many Microsoft products are so crammed with new features that make it difficult for folks like us that have not site manager. New systems suddenly morf without warning. For example, I edit types by letter, but the cursor clamps onto words when I want letters. Simple thing often do not appear in the help files. It would be nice to have a "old setup" option to let us start to adapt the new versions without sudden adaptation. And this is true with other MSFT office and other products

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  15. Simple feature is not available for Mac

    The thing is so simple and the video ise explain it so good. Please Watch it.

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  16. Control of command button colour in Excel for Mac 2011

    Currently I have to use Excel for Mac 2011 as the later versions do not have the ability to create user forms. This is subject of other suggestions. But here I suggest a change is made to the 2011 version allowing the user to set the background colour properly.

    The default setting is incorrect - off white. When the default for the Mac version should be RGB 170,170,170. It also should have an option to be changed for any user. The default border is non-existent and is clearly an error.

    2 votes
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  17. Data "Form" for excel users on Mac computers

    I really miss having Data "Form" available for excel users on MAC computers. Is there any chance this can be reinstalled. I use it all the time with my spreadsheets.

    4 votes
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  18. Take the time to put more guidance online!

    What's really galling about excel for mac is that there's no online guidance from MS - I just wasted an hour trying to track down some basic stuff about document inspector and removing metadata before sharing (which, not surprisingly, is 5x as ******* a mac).

    SO regretting switching to this product from bulletproof Google sheets.

    2 votes
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  19. Make userform available for MacBook

    I can’t create VBA since userform is not available in MacBook

    15 votes
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  20. Excel update 16.24.0 (19071500)

    Excel update 16.24.0 (19071500) repeatedly comes up as the current update, installs successfully, but weekly it pops up as the current update that needs to be installed. No Word updates have appeared since this began about a month ago.

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