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  1. Pivot Table, Sub Total & Solver

    For iOS Devices please extend pivot table, sub total & solver & goal Seek options

    31 votes
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  2. Could we see “inserting data sheet from picture on iOS Excel please?

    Could we see “inserting data sheet from picture on iOS Excel please?

    20 votes
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  3. Allow full Excel version on ARM chips

    As it appears possible that Apple will turn to ARM for all their devices can we see a full excel version that runs on iPad Pro and all future Apple ARM devices?

    Reference https://www.cultofmac.com/408601/why-intel-should-be-scared-of-the-ipad-pros-a9x-chip/

    22 votes
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  4. Sheet protection

    Please add the ability to protect and unprotect work sheets in excel iOS.

    I regularly use excel on Mac and lock my cells for security and to avoid accidental input. But then I can’t unprotect the sheet from my iOS devices to edit it on the go. Frustrating and disappointing as I have seen this suggestion frequently pop up.

    5 votes
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  5. It would be nice if there would be a split screen for the new ipad OS. So i can work with 2 worksheets at the same time.

    A split screen feature for the new ipadOS would be great. This will give users the chance to work on 2 separate files/worksheets at the same time, to edit, copy, paste, or refer to one file to another.

    3 votes
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  6. 4 votes
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  7. Add the ability to add NOTES to Cells as well as threaded comments

    Threaded comments are the only way to add comments to cells, in the mobile version on ipad. now that they are incompatible with older versions and iPhone version, we must have the ability to add NOTES to cells to maintain compatibility.

    10 votes
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  8. 2 votes
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  9. Would be more helpful when comparing two excel docs in ipad pro. Allow for two documents to be open at the same time.

    Would be more helpful when comparing two excel docs in ipad pro. Allow for two documents to be open at the same time.

    41 votes
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  10. Language setting

    I would like to suggest that on iOS devices (mainly on iPad) the language could be changed from the language that’s been set up on the device

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  11. 無法登入

    帳號無法登入 無法更改重要資料

    2 votes
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  12. Dont fit it!

    NOT a new idea. A huge complaint! Excel does not fully function on tablets. For example many basic features such as print preview, data sort and many others do not work. Microsoft does not disclose this to retailers and thus customers purchase tablets not knowing they will not get full functionality of Excel. I have checked with many Uk retailers and they are assured EXCEl is fully functional on tablets. Thus Microsoft are lying!

    4 votes
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  13. dark mode. make it DARK

    make it dark.

    1 vote
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  14. I see many comments and nothing worked on

    Where is the tech team working on our issues with excel. Nothing is getting done. Please just make excel for the iPad and other like machines the same as the pc version.

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  15. Add the possibility to display custom backgrounds for mobile devices.

    Custom backgrounds disappear on mobile Devices, both ios and Android. These can look god on custom styled Dashboard sheets on desktop, but will disappear on Device.

    3 votes
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  16. 1 vote
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  17. Increase the characters shown on in-cell dropdown on Excel for iPad from 15

    If I use a PC to create a spreadsheet that has data validation with in-cell dropdowns, I can use the dropdowns when I load the spreadsheet onto an iPad. However, I can only see the first 15 characters of each item in the dropdown, as shown in the attachment. That is not enough for many of the lists we want our staff to use when working away from the office. Microsoft Community (MicrosoftAnswers@microsoft.com) has confirmed that this is a functionality issue, not an issue with the specific spreadsheet. Ironically, it works fine on an iPhone because the dropdown…

    3 votes
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  18. 1 vote
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  20. Insert Feature In Excel does not have a way to insert/link a Word/PDF to a cell in the spreadsheet. Office 365 needs to be more robust. Tx

    Insert Feature In Excel does not have a way to insert/link a Word/PDF to a cell in Excel. Office 365 needs to be more robust if it is to be a replacement version of the MS Office for IMac. Tx

    6 votes
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