Excel for iPad & iPhone (iOS)

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  1. Please support "Excel" links from external workbooks…

    Excel Online does not support links from external workbooks…

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    • Csv

      Simply build in support for opening CVS files. A number of websites that I use to pull down reports and data only export delimited files. I can only open them in Apple Numbers to mixed results. This should absolutely be functionality that the IOS app should take ownership of.

      8 votes
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      • Drag and drop on ios11

        Use drag and drop to import files and photos from other apps (including 3rd party and office apps)

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        • Input/output data

          Allow data to be input or output. Even just allowing a designated aheet to import/export independantly as a CSV file can allow a spreadsheet to reference different data sets.

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          • Bug issue. On Excel, when i have an external data connection via the web, for instance, on iPhone it is not in that yet. So the issue is why

            When i have an external data connection via the web, for instance, on iPhone it is not in that yet. So the issue is why does it disconnect the one on my PC, just because the iPhone version doesn't work yet? It should say (as it does) that the link is not going to work, but then not disconnect the link permanently, because then I have to re-insert it every time I use the PC version.

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              • Add the ability to grab data from sensors on the phone e.g. GPS location

                There are a lot of use cases for a mobile phone or tablet in using data that basically involve collecting data in the field then analysing it on a spreadsheet once back in an office. Why not just add the ability to grab the data on the mobile versions of Excel?

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                • Link to External Data

                  Please add feature to allow a link from one workbook to data in another workbook. The feature needs to enable update of the linked data. This feature already exists in Excel 2016 and 2013.

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                  • Ability to enter data thru dictation facility.

                    Use dictation facility to enter data

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