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  1. 3 votes
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  2. 3 votes
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  3. 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.

    9 votes
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  4. increase width of dropdown lists

    As is use data validation to create drowdown lists i am in need of a higher width of those lists using excel iOs App.

    The entries are very long so that i can only see the beginning. The decision which entry should be taken must be made at the end.

    I would like to increase the width of a dropdown list manually. Please improve this asap.

    Many thanks in Advance.

    16 votes
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  5. Support for the files app

    To be able to save to the files app and iCloud (and remove the need for an iPad/iPhone tab)

    3 votes
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  6. Inside cell border option

    The options for border have various combinations, including 'all border' and 'only outside borders'. But it does not include options for inside a grid of cells such as 'inner vertical lines', 'inner horizontal lines' and 'only inside borders'.

    Please add these variations as they critical to format files with multiple rows and columns. On the PC version, these are available under the 'more borders' option but the same is not present in the mobile version. Kindly add this functionality.

    4 votes
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  7. graphing - see / modify data series

    That I know of, there's no way to create a graph and then edit the data series afterwards. Clearly there are multiple data series created in some charts but I don't see a way to view / edit them without a lot of tedious dragging control handles around in the spreadsheet. It would be so much better to be able to have a dialog box pop up and hand edit the data series.

    7 votes
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  8. botonALT+SHIFT+ENTER

    Necesitamos esa opcion porque quiero poder visualizar todos los resultados de una formula de matriz porque en un smartphone no se puede hacer ALT +SHIFT +ENTER

    5 votes
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  9. ability to uninstall updates

    ability to uninstall updates or build

    10 votes
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  10. 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…

    4 votes
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  11. Voice commands

    Inputting on a touch screen is not as efficient without a keyboard or a mouse. Voice commands like "select cell a1" and "copy A1 till A5 paste in B1" could be useful.

    11 votes
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  12. Please add the feature to Excel for Android. This is the ability to create custom number (cell) format as it is in Windows. I need numbers t

    Please add the feature to Excel for Android. This is the ability to create custom number (cell) format as it is in Windows. I need numbers to add units of quantity. Pre-defined is only currency unit on Android. I am adding "m²", "kg" and the like. Thank you.

    11 votes
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  13. 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…

    3 votes
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  14. Permit use of Draw for marking up and adding numbers, text,etc when using "Freeze Pane" for Headers. Was functional before latest update.

    Allow use of "Draw" functions at the same time using "Freeze Pane" functions. This was possible before the 4/13/2017 update.

    9 votes
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  15. 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.

    4 votes
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  16. Add spell check feature

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

    17 votes
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  17. Add ability to show/hide and move equation and r-squared value as elements for linear trendline

    Currently the only way to see the equation and r-squared value for a linear trendline is to use a quick layout. If you do that, you can not hide either the equation or the R-squared, and more importantly, you can not move it around on the chart so that it doesn't overlap other elements. Also, I'd prefer to see enabling the equation and R-squared as part of the Elements option as opposed to that being kind of hidden under layouts.

    14 votes
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  18. Have the ability to group column for more visibiiity

    Group columns and name them like the PC version. Thanks !

    5 votes
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  19. Hide Ribbon When Scrolling

    When opening and scrolling a excel sheet, it automatically goes into full screen mode. Can you provide an options as in Windows phone to hide/unhide the worksheet from going full screen when scrolling the data in a sheet.

    Thanks

    Thanks

    6 votes
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  20. 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.

    3 votes
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