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  1. Clear recent documents

    Please add this function to clear all recent documents at once.

    3 votes
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  2. Is anyone having issues running Excel Office 2019 with Mac OS Catalina 10.15? Mine just quits every time

    Is anyone having issues running Excel 2019 with Mac OS Catalina 10.15? Mine just quits every time whether opening an existing doc or creating a new one. It worked perfectly with Mojave.

    9 votes
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  3. Make toolbars in Mac same as in Windows , with colored Icons

    Make possible to see toolbars with colored Icons ,(same as in 2013 version) and same as in office for Windows 2016, and also put the option to place the toolbar bellow the ribbon.

    Added to above comment, There are many missing functions, that are not available in Excel for Mac

    1 vote
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  4. Make office for Mac , same as in Windows

    Make possible to see toolbars with colored Icons ,(same as in 2013 version) and also the option to place it bellow the ribbon.
    There are many missing functions, that are not available in Excel for Mac

    3 votes
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  5. UserFORM

    Salve, in EXCEL 365 per MAC VBA non è possibile
    attivare la FINESTRA IMMEDIATA e
    attivare userform, come o quando potrete apportare eventuali modifiche o come si possono risolvere tali inconvenienti ?

    2 votes
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  6. Excel should not only have infinite vertical room, it should have infinite horizontal room

    My idea is for Excel to have an infinite horizontal room like Microsoft word.

    2 votes
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  7. Keyboard shortcut keys Command and Ctrl should not be used interchangeably

    The keyboard shortcuts in Mac does not necessarily tie with the Command key. Most shortcuts work with Command key, but some works with the control key. For eg. the filter shortcut works with Ctrl + shift + L which is the same as in Windows. If Command is the equivalent of Ctrl in Mac, it should be applied across.

    1 vote
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  8. 1 vote
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  9. 1 vote
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  10. Unhide sheets (group)

    It would be a useful feature if, in addition to hiding worksheets, the unhide also works for group worksheets.

    1 vote
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  11. Unable to email XLSX within Excel on Mac.

    The email icon is visible in Excel but it does not work. Please advise.

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  12. allow the top menu to remain visible when in full screen mode.

    allow the top menu to remain visible when in full screen mode. When I press the undue button, the screen falls out of full screen mode

    1 vote
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  13. 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…

    9 votes
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  14. Conditional Formatting (Blink/Flash) when value is TRUE

    Hi.. Wouldn't be it great to when we apply any condition formatting to any cell or a row/column instead of having a still color we can make it flashing/blink color. This can easily allow the user to identify the records.
    Criteria for flashing/blinking
    1. Number of Blinks/Flash
    2. Recurrence Blink/Flash
    3. Customize blink or not to blink upon opening the workbook

    Regards, Faraz Shaikh

    8 votes
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  15. A Venn diagram that shows the circles in proportion to their data sizes.

    Provide a way to create a Venn diagram so that the circle sizes approximate the different magnitudes of the data items. When they are all the same size, you can only see relationships, not the importance of them.

    3 votes
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  16. Prompt user when copying down/across when rows/columns are hidden

    Would it be possible to prompt the user when copying down or across, when rows and columns have been hidden in a sheet.

    Without this warning, values may be copied infinitely which almost always causes critical memory issues or causes the application to crash completely. Furthermore, because of the issue, the document in some instances may not be recoverable.

    1 vote
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  17. 1 vote
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  18. Remove the "auto save" feature before it destroys any more Excel files.

    Remove the "auto save" feature before it destroys any more Excel files. I decided to use the "auto save" feature on a very important file and it destroyed my file. Don't put computer features out there that you are not prepared to back up by fixing any mistakes you make.

    1 vote
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  19. Como es que divide las categorias de clase excel cuando se pide que haga el histograma automatico

    I would like to know, how excel build the classes in the automatic option of histogram, That means. I do not made those classes, excel bould they automatically

    1 vote
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  20. 1 vote
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