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Excel for Mobile Devices, Tablets, Phones (Android, iOS, Windows Mobile)

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  1. Touch ID support for opening files

    Request support for Touch ID in Excel iOS.

    Touch ID works in OneDrive however when I want to open a file in Excel I need to login in with my password.

    Touch ID support would be a very nice feature.

    19 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Opening and Saving Files  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. 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.

    19 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Editing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. ADD Pivot table to android app

    Please add piviot table for android app it restricts me and i have to use wps office due to that

    18 votes
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    0 comments  ·  PivotTables and Power Pivot  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Add ability to open .csv files in Excel Android

    Add ability to open .csv file in Excel Android

    18 votes
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  5. Add spell check feature

    Spelling checker is a must for Android user since we are using virtual keyboard

    18 votes
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  6. Advanced filter on ios excel!!!!

    Lets get the advanced filter ability in the ios app! Excel is neutered by removing these great features.

    18 votes
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  7. Keyboard shortcut to switch sheets

    When using a Bluetooth keyboard, please add a keyboard shortcut to be able to switch between active sheets

    18 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Viewing / Navigating Workbooks  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Face ID to open the file?

    Can we use Face ID of my mobile phone to open the file?

    17 votes
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  9. 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.

    17 votes
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  10. Slider or Scroll Bar via Data Validation

    I would like to see a slider or scroll bar become an in-cell data validation option (just as I'd like to see a date picker for dates and a new checkbox option).

    This feature could be integrated into the "Whole number" validation criteria with a simple checkbox like "Show scroll bar".

    When you double-click or double-tap the cell to edit the value, the scrollbar could appear immediately below or above the cell, as shown in the attached image. (For this image, I used a form field scroll bar, but I think it gets the point across).

    I'd like to see…

    17 votes
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  11. 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.

    17 votes
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  12. Add the Paste Speacial -> Transpose feature

    Add the Paste Speacial -> Transpose feature

    17 votes
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  13. Ability to enter data thru dictation facility.

    Use dictation facility to enter data

    17 votes
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  14. Ability to open any file, even if not editable

    I have some files that have macros in them that I would like to be able to view without running the macros.
    It would be even better if I could add data to them and not break the macro portion so when I open later in a desktop version I can run the macros on the new data.

    17 votes
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  15. Must include desktop functions for utilizing powerful android mobiles

    The owner android version of excel is useful only for basic excel needs. Whereas to utilize the highly powerful android phones of today it must include functions - pivot table/charts, goal seek, lookups from separate workbooks, macros, text to columns, remove duplicates, conditional formatting, various file saving formats, all paste options etc.

    16 votes
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  16. 16 votes
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  17. Form Controls on iOS

    When are Form Controls going to be available on iOS devices? The number 1 tablet on the market and Form Controls don't work on it. This is 2018, what is your excuse for this not working?

    16 votes
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  18. 16 votes
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  19. Option to turn off auto-save by default

    Provide a setting to turn off auto-save by default. Please!

    16 votes
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  20. Increase functionality in iPad app

    Many of us don't use a laptop, but only use iPad for our excel and other office 365 products. I want to be able to customize my ribbons, change my theme colors, develop macros. I want to do all the things that I used to be able to do when my macbook was working! I am paying just the same as everyone else and it's very frustrating to want to do something that I used to be able to do, and my hands are tied!!! Furthermore, I don't even know what I am not able to do on iPad excel…

    16 votes
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