Excel for iPad & iPhone (iOS)

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  1. Pro

    Request that a pro version of excel be released for the iPad Pro lineup

    Especially the new v2 pros as they are as strong as some MacBook pros.
    Main features would be data connection / power pivot and pivot tables

    The fact that iPad version doesn't have pivot tables is a huge disappointment

    9 votes
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      0 comments  ·  PivotTables and Power Pivot  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • All Features for iPad

      Office for the ipad should be able to easily do everything that the office for Windows can, and Microsoft should negotiate with Apple so that the VBA features are also possible. iPads have enough Power for all this.
      (translated by online translator)

      7 votes
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      • App Freeze IOS

        The newest version release July 10, 2017 has major user issues.
        First I was experiencing saving errors at random times. The ipads have internet on them and I figure it was because it lost communication to server it gave a error message of conflicted copy of workbook and need to save copy to continue. That still is a issue.

        Second: Cant hide tabs in workbook after July 10, 2017 update. When I attempt to hide tabs within a workbook the app freezes for about a minute then closes down. Once I reopen the app then it opens but any data…

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          1 comment  ·  Application Errors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Extend the Free Office App to include the new 10.5" iPad Pro

          Apple has just released the new iPad Pro 2, and the smaller version has increased in size from 9.7" to 10.5". This puts the smaller iPad Pro into the size that requires an Office 365 subscription. Since it is still the "smaller" version of the Pro, it would be nice it it was still eligible for the free versions.

          7 votes
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          • Touch Keyboard bug on IPad Pro 10.5 with excel

            The new iPad Pro uses a slightly larger keyboard and I’ve noticed that there is a bug when you swap from ABC to 123 on the keyboard (the abc...123 google button on the bottom right)

            If you tap on it, it will change your keyboard to a more numeric centric one.

            However, the ABC...123 button from that point is now hidden by the keyboard itself; this is because the program appears to code to have that frame follow the keyboard if the user moves the touch keyboard.

            Since the IPad Pro has a larger keyboard than most IOS devices, the…

            2 votes
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              2 comments  ·  Editing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Ability to Print and export PDF while offline

              Microsoft online services seem to be a requirement since 2.0 and the on/off selection in settings does nothing.

              Exporting PDFs and sharing them while offline is crucial, and previous versions had no problems with this at all.

              13 votes
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                4 comments  ·  Collaboration and Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Enabling copying sheets from one one workbook to another with proper functionality

                At the moment when you copy paste a sheet from workbook to another all the formuale are lost.

                This is a big weekness compared to working within a windows environment. It effectively means that workbooks cannot be combined.

                For example, if I have a standardised financial analysis worksheet that I want to add to a work book containing a financial model I would have to re-create the formulae each time.

                1 vote
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                  0 comments  ·  Editing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Scatter plot selects wrong data for display, need to manually specify range for x,y data

                  Need ability to manually edit or specify data ranges for scatter plots. Currently is automatically determined from initial range selection during chart creation, and this is frequently incorrect.

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                    0 comments  ·  Charting, Mapping and Visualizations  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Implement the "format painter" feature on iPad Excel please!

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

                    4 votes
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                      • Allow creation/editing of VBA/macros. Make it a full functioning Excel app as if it was running on Surface Pro.

                        Allow creation/editing of VBA/macros. Make it a full functioning Excel app as if it was running on Surface Pro.

                        2 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Macros and Add-ins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • add CELL function

                          some functions are not working on the iPhone app since the most recent update. The CELL function and the FILENAME function no longer work with the most recent update. Please reinstate the functions that were dropped with the most recent update.

                          5 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Formulas and Functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Password protection of spreadsheet

                            I just posted this question to Microsoft forums and found out that this feature is still not functional in Excel for iOS:
                            I'm using Excel on an iPad Pro and would just tried to find a way to password protect a spreadsheet I'm saving to OneDrive. Searching the general web and these forums didn't readily surface an answer. I've seen old responses indicating that it wasn't possible to password protect a single sheet in 2014; however, I'd be surprised if it's not even possible to password protect an entire spreadsheet in the latest version of Excel for iOS.

                            4 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Opening and Saving Files  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • ability to uninstall updates

                              ability to uninstall updates or build

                              8 votes
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                                3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Make file name fields longer

                                Use all of the available space to display file names in "Open" view. See attached screenshot. There is twice as much room available as is currently being used for the file name.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Opening and Saving Files  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Ability for multiple selection of cells

                                  Ability to select more than one cell at a time as in computer by pressing the Ctrl button and selecting different cells.

                                  3 votes
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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.

                                    2 votes
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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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                                      • PROBLEM... ref. 1389918527 // having problems accessing files on my onedrive thru the excel app,, keeps telling me "cant open file" {file ma

                                        PROBLEM.. ref.. 1389918527
                                        having problems accessing files on my onedrive thru the excel app,, on ipad, keeps telling me "cant open file" {file may be locked,in use,or you don't have sufficient permission} this is resolved only for a short time to log out of excel on ipad then log back in, then re-add my onedrive account. the same error will randomly happen the next day. I have been thru the uninstall, reinstall, reset, and to purchase of a new ipad that has same issues,, this is a APP problem.

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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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