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    341 comments  ·  Excel for Mac » Formulas and Functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Update – thanks for the continued support of this feature. We’ll keep this request open for voting, but we’ll need to consider modifying the behavior slightly if it is to be brought back. For this suggestion, we would want to enable such behavior on both Mac and Windows, but we would need to do it in a way that does not cause problems for people who don’t want this behavior. For example, it may be that you would type =, then hold the CMD key as you click the cells to be added. Or perhaps you would need to enable a preference to get the old behavior. Please comment on these options or offer other ideas.

    We’ve been working to make Excel more consistent between Mac and Windows, as can be seen by the updates over the past several months, which have satisfied several thousand votes on this forum (multi-thread…

    Robert Zink commented  · 

    Anything, Microsoft? Please update us!!!

    Robert Zink commented  · 

    I would be thrilled for this to be an option!

    Robert Zink commented  · 

    Does anyone have suggestions on alternative spreadsheet programs? This isn't the only problem with is so buggy and a hassle now. I have been a loyal Excel customer for years now, but MS has me running for competitors...

    Robert Zink commented  · 

    I just bought and downloaded Excel 2016 and I am devastated that this change has occurred! Bring this back!!!!

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