Excel for iPad & iPhone (iOS)

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  1. Implement the "format painter" feature on iPad Excel please!

    Implement the "format painter" feature on iPad Excel please!

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    • Customizable toolbars...or at least a customizable ribbon

      The ability to create custom toolbars of any size or orientation, and position them on the screen in a way that best fits the workflow was a brilliant feature that was killed by the ribbon. If Microsoft won't bring back custom toolbars, then at the very least the ribbon should be customizable.

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      • Dual-color cell fill

        The iPad version of Excel only allows for a single color cell fill, unlike the PC version which allows dual-colors with various affects. A dual-color cell fill (or at least display from a dual-color cell PC file) would be helpful.

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        • Format transfer (similar to the "brush" function in Excel for Windows).

          I would like in Excel for iPad formatting transferred (similar to the "brush" function in Excel for Windows).

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          • 2 votes
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            • Conditional formatting

              I have a spreadsheet which I set up in Office using some Conditional Formatting relating to the date today. I had used a custom setting which when viewed on Office 365 on iPad displayed perfectly. After the latest excel update on iPad the custom setting no longer works. When I changed the setting to one of the defaults it worked perfectly again. So there seems to be a problem after the latest update.

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              • I want to protect cells on my worksteet

                I want to protect cells on my worksheet

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                • Excel iPad-App - Wie kann man Seitenumbrüche einfügen?!

                  Excel iPad-App - Wie kann man Seitenumbrüche einfügen?!

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                  • Expand the functionality for creating cell borders. One should be able to choose which side of a cell with choice of line type and thickbess

                    I need to be able to select the side of a cell or selection of cells - top, bottom, left, right - with different line types and thickness.

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                    • Error bars

                      To be able to change error bars size on ios

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                        Thanks for the feedback. We’ll review this in our next planning round. Please continue to vote on this feature idea.

                        Thanks,
                        Scott {MSFT]

                      • Please Reverse the color orders in the color filling button

                        Using an Ipadpro, when I want to fill a cell in yellow or green (standard colors) I have to go down on the choice of colors. The same if I want to erase the filling color. The no filling color should be on top, standard colors next, and finally the Themes colors, since they are more personal

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                        • Add Header and Footer functionality

                          Currently Headers and footers cannot be applied to excel work books. This is a feature my client would like to have available on the mobile application.

                          9 votes
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