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  1. Editing embedded excel files on iOS

    Able to edit excel files embedded in other type of office documents such Word or PowerPoint. This is currently possible on Windows but not on iOS, MacOS and Android. Please add this feature as soon as possible.

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  2. IPad Pro users have to get a paid subscription of all Office applications if they want to edit the documents. Why then not allow it?

    All iPad Pro users pay an Office 365 subscription fee to be able to edit documents. I feel that the limitations earlier sen on the free office products should be removed as such from the Office 365 products.

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  3. Lock cells and activate links

    When I lock cells, the links I have assigned to the cells no longer work.I have to leave the cell unlocked so the links work. This is another feature that does not make sense. Why bother locking links. Could you please make it so locking allows for links to work as well?

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  4. Lock cells by allow computed values

    I have EXCEL sheets with lock and unlock cells so my users can only edit where they are supposed to. However, I have cells that are calculated and I want then locked as well. It appears that lock calculated cells NO LONGER compute. I need to leave them unlocked and therefore vulnerable to users to mess with it. Why does locking need to affect calculated fields?

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  5. Copy paste. Function on ipad

    When I copy cells from one spreadsheet on iPad and paste those cells to another spreadsheet on the same iPad the pasted information is not copies correctly. The first screenshot attached I have copied cells H8 through H18. The second screenshot shows that information pasted to column DJ 6.. as you see the paste function has collapsed the cells with information and eliminated the cells that contained no information from the copied spreadsheet. HELP PLEASE. THANKS

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  6. Let me unprotect my spreadsheet on my ipad

    Let me unprotect my spreadsheet on my iPad

    3 votes
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  7. 其它APP的程序转到本程序打开时,全都是只读,还得自己存副本才能编辑,能不能一步到位,打开即能编辑?

    其它APP的程序转到本程序打开时,全都是只读,还得自己存副本才能编辑,能不能一步到位,打开即能编辑?

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  8. Navigating in Excel for iPad

    I have browsed the help on this subject within Excel and within iPad.
    I can find nothing that sheds any light on how to navigate complex multi-sheet workbooks.
    I use FCT PageDn and FCT PageUp to navigate from sheet to sheet to enter detail prices, This is extremely clumsy and time-consuming in this Excel version, and, what is more, I seem to have no guarantee that the cursor position on the target sheet will be correct.
    It would seem that I have to buy a keyboard in the hope that these functions I have used for years become available again,…

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  9. Enable edit for password protected workbooks

    The feature is available on PC but not on iPad. I have a workbook where the cells are password protected but there is no way to enter the password in order to edit the cells. This is a massive flaw in the iOS version.

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  10. Add Copy and Cut shortcuts to keyboard on iPad

    Having Undo and Redo shortcuts on both the title bar and keyboard is redundant. Replace these on the keyboard to maximize screen real estate and improve editing efficiency.

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  11. A DELETE BUTTON

    TO BE ABLE TO REMOVE UNWANTED FILES FROM THIS LIST.
    EG I DO NOT WANT MY PICTURES ON HERE OR COPIES OF FILES.
    I WANT TO CHOOSE WHAT GOES ON NOT YOU.

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  12. 3 votes
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  13. Add more options for diagramms

    Could you please add more editing options to charts and dieagrams on excel mobile. I miss so much editing stuff which I can use on a normal version. For example, it is not possible to change the beginning of an axes, it starts at 0, always. Also the option "reverse order" is missing. And so on so on.

    With this functions, Excel is to highly priced with arround 10 euros per month.

    Please get the mobile version next to the desktop version. Otherwise "Numbers" will overtook you on apple mobile devices on a long term.

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  14. Floating button to bring up keyboard after selecting cell

    Wish there was floating button to bring up keyboard on excel like numbers on iPad.

    I have to double tap an cell to bring up keyboard which enter into edit mode when I actually want to replace data into it.

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  15. Need an escape key for mobile Excel on iphone and ipad

    There needs to be an escape key for excel on iPhone and ipad

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  16. Excel for iPad

    On opening the Cell menu show the four Paste Special options of
    Format Formula Value Picture at the outset for data already copied.

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  17. 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…

    3 votes
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  18. Merge Across option.

    Please provide the "Merge Across" option under edits on our iPads because it doesn't even exist. It exists in Windows PC, but some how this option is not available in our iPads. Basically the Merge Across option lets you merge two or more tabs across.

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  19. Text to column in iOS

    Text to column in iOS

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  20. WE NEED THE ADVANCED FEATURES!

    NO PIVOT TABLES, NO CONDITIONAL FORMATS, NO DROPDOWN LISTS... ANYTHING EVEN A LITTLE BIT ADVANCED FROM THE ORIGINAL EXCEL THIS APP LACKS IT.

    DO YOU REALIZE HOW ADVANCED AND POWERFUL ARE MOBILE DEVICES NOWADAYS????

    I GIVE IT THE FIRST YEAR, IF YOU GUYS DON’T IMPLEMENT THESE FEATURES TO THE MOBILE APP I’LL DROP IT AT ONCE.

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