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

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  1. 7 votes
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  2. No option to ‘strikethrough’ text or cells

    Like the heading suggests, the option to ‘strikethrough’ text or cells is missing on excel for iPhone and iPad.

    7 votes
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  3. Save/Export as CSV file

    Would like to be able to export to a CSV file.

    13 votes
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  4. Add Custom Templates

    Please add the ability to save a workbook or an existing template that you’ve customized as a new custom template. This would be very helpful as it is very time consuming to need to edit the saved template every time you want a new workbook. Eg. if you’re making an invoice-to have your name etc. be already there(on your custom template) instead of entering it every single time you make an invoice.
    Thx.

    16 votes
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  5. Grid lines

    To be able to print grid lines in excel from my ipad

    3 votes
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  6. 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.

    5 votes
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  7. Password option

    Allow password protection fo ios excel

    8 votes
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  8. Allow access to Personal Vault.

    Need to have the ability to access files in Personal Vault with mobile apps.

    6 votes
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  9. Lock cells to protect formula

    Being able to lock cells in Excel for iPhone / iPad would be greatly appreciated. To protect formulas from being accidentally edited or deleted.

    7 votes
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  10. Page set up

    Maybe you can add page layout lines for excel
    So the mobile users can determine the exact tables they can make for letter size or legal size or A4 size without going on print set up just to view the size they made

    7 votes
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  11. Allow subscription free use for tablets greater than 10.1 screen size

    If your screen size on a mobile device is greater than 10.1 inches you need a subscription to edit spreadsheets on onedrive excel.
    I have just upgraded my iPad from 4th gen to iPad Air, and apples new basic iPad screen is 10.2 inches.
    Therefore, may people will suddenly find they can’t edit their basic spreadsheets that they have been using no problems for years.
    Please remove the screen size limit, having it doesn’t make me want to get a subscription (a nonsense for just one spreadsheet), it makes me want to find another provider.
    Please fix this!

    5 votes
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  12. Ability to bold or italicize half of a cell

    In regular Excel on my computer, I'm able to bold or italicize only a portion of the text within a cell, while keeping the other portion regular font. This is unable to be done on the iPad version of Excel. Please add this simple functionality to the iPad version of Excel.

    12 votes
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  13. passcode on my excel application on my iPhone in order to access my documents.

    I would like to have a passcode on my excel application on my iPhone in order to access my documents. There are some documents I do not want people to have access to her out my iPhone password. There needs to be an individual featured each Windows app individually.

    5 votes
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  14. 9 votes
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  15. 7 votes
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  16. Add Support for .XML files in iOS

    I have an application that uses .XML files that need to be edited in Excel and then pasted back to the app.

    5 votes
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  17. Support Google Drive on Android

    Office apps (Excel) do not support Google Drive as a place. One must download from Drive, edit in Excel, and upload in Drive. Doesn't make sense, not seamless, already supported in Windows apps when an add-on is installed. Please support.

    29 votes
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  18. Enable Excel for Mobile Devices password protected sheet to unlock

    Enable Excel for Mobile Devices password protected sheet to unlock. Then you can also open, edit and save the Excel file on iOS devices (and Android).

    5 votes
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  19. Face ID to open the file?

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

    6 votes
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  20. Pivot tables

    Add Pivot Tables to iPad version of Excel

    276 votes
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