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  1. Blazor Development Support

    Support Add-in development in Blazor

    248 votes
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  2. Office UI Fabric Angular Components for Angular 2+

    Create a angular component library for the office UI fabric. There is currently a library for Angular JS and React, but not for modern versions of Angular.

    226 votes
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  3. Improve VBA IDE: Highlight start and end of Blocks e.g. If/End If, With/End With, Do/Loop etc

    It would be great if the VBA IDE would highlight...

    (a) The start and of Blocks such as If/End If. So if you highlighted the "If" the matching "End If" would also be highlighted. This would be great for both coding but also auditing inherited code.

    (b) Highlight incomplete Blocks: so if you start "If" it's red until such time the closing "End If" is added

    139 votes
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  4. Improve VBA IDE (MS Access): better integration with SQL Server for query development in Access Front End

    Access can link to SQL Server tables but it would great if it had the same intellisense that SQL Server has for writing SQL Statements directly into the VBA IDE. So if you referred to a linked (or local) table in your VBA code then typed the period, intellisense would show the available fields.

    118 votes
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  5. Improve VBA IDE: Line numbering by default

    Line numbering is essential for efficient error trapping. It would be great if the VBA had line numbering by default. To be effective, it should...

    (a) automatically renumber when code is edited
    (b) be able to be toggled between show/hide

    101 votes
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  6. Open XML SDK - add a support to save Word docx as PDF. 3rd party tools are costly and do not render complex docx as SaveAs2 of Word Interop.

    Word Interop is a nice solution, yet very slow (comparing to OpenXml) and unreliable (we encountered that if a user clicks Ctrl+C to copy something, whilst Interop is running in a background, generating multiple documents, its content will be pasted onto one of those documents, although the user intended to paste it somewhere else) . There are 3rd party solutions to save as PDF from OpenXml, yet they do not render correctly our relatively complex invoices (header with image and table, footer with table and so on), so for now we ended up to generate them all as docx and…

    96 votes
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  7. Extend Word JavaScript API to add the ability to modify style definitions, list templates, and document variables

    There should be a way for an Office web add-In to modify existing styles, list templates, and document variables without closing and reopening the document. The JavaScript InsertOoxml method allows you to introduce new styles, list templates, and document variables to the active document but not to modify existing ones. The same was true of the VBA InsertXML method. However, VBA provided easy, direct access to these objects via Document.Styles, Document.ListTemplates, and Document.Variables collections. For example, in VBA, modifying a style was as simple as ActiveDocument.Styles(“NameOfStyle”).Font.Size = #. In contrast, it appears that the only existing objects outside of a…

    69 votes
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  8. Improve VBA IDE: improved code coloring

    I think the color coding of the Office VBA IDE could be improved to match, say, that of NoteBook++.

    If you copy your VBA code into NoteBook++ (and select Language: Visual Basic) you'll see improved color coding compared to the current VBA IDE. For example:

    (a)Line Numbers are red
    (b)The colors are easier to see (more contrast) and customizable
    (c) Characters between parentheses are red e.g. Me.lstContacts.Column(20) where the 20 is shown in red
    (d) If you highlight text with the mouse, other occurences of the same text are highlighted on the page
    (e) string characters between quotes are grey

    35 votes
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  9. Enable Microsoft Bookings for 365 Enterprise E3 Developer

    Hi,

    I have been using Microsoft Bookings for a while until last year it suddenly was disabled for my account.
    I was using the outlook.office.com/owa/?path=/bookings/ url to access Bookings but are no longer able to.

    Also the "Business Apps (Free)" are not available for my E3 Developer subscription, but they are for the normal E3 which is weird.

    It would be great if Bookings or the Business Apps (Free) could be enabled for the E3 Developer subscription.

    Thanks!

    35 votes
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  10. Provide an Add-in IDE inside Office applications with macro recorder

    Do you want to popularize Office JS Add-in development? Why don't you do as you did with VBA? There is a macro recorder and the VBE (VBA's IDE).
    Anyone with a regular Office instalation can be a "developer" - just press Alt+F11 and start coding. This is a great incentive for begginer programmers.
    If you recluse Office JS programming to Visual Studio it'll be no use even if the framework is great, because there'll be no adoption by the community.
    You have to tease your customers' mind so he'll get addicted in macro recording and will want to learn more…

    31 votes
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  11. Radio Buttons not working in Modern SharePoint Lists - Office 365

    Radio Buttons not working in Modern SharePoint Lists - Office 365

    In the modern experience view, the multiple choice option does not display as radio buttons even though the field is setup for radio buttons. It looks more like a drop down if anything. Is this a known issue or is this by design?

    29 votes
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  12. New VBA IDE Features

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    VBA Native line numbering
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    Adding line numbers is something that is a pet peeve. Line numbers should be Native and error trappable by default without having to add them manually.

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    VBA Accessible Call Stack
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    A way to read from the call stack, function/sub names in order accessed, times accessed...etc

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    VBA Custom Toolbars to allow custom Macro/Function Calls
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    If I could add my ow custom functions as a toolbar button and have my toolbar exportable and importable for others to use. As opposed to a full Add-In.

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    VBA button and/or right click to open…

    28 votes
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  13. Please make Word Automation Services as Standalone Library

    Manipulation on Microsoft Word Documents grammatically are very actual. Microsoft does not support "Word Object Model" on unattended scenarios, and Microsoft always make reference to OpenXMLSDK and Sharepoint Word Automation Services.

    There is problem OpenXMLSDK is a library, Word Automation Services is not.

    In many cases we developers besides manipulation of docx files, we also need convert them to other word supported format.

    For that we have to install Windows 2016, Full SharePoint Server to have ability convert files. You may agree, this is too have for just for conversion tasks.

    Please make Word Automation Services as Standalone Library (Even…

    27 votes
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  14. Make the default value of "Require Variable Declaration" in the VB Editor to be True

    Please make the default value of the "Require Variable Declaration" item in the Options of the VB Editor of Office programs equal to True rather than False as it was changed to for Office 2010. There should be very, very good reasons for not having this value set (in fact I can't think of any). It is folly to not have it set. Note that this folly was pointed out in the private beta of Office 2010, but we were told it was too late to change it back and it was not changed in Office 2013 or 2016.

    26 votes
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  15. 24 votes
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  16. Replace VBA with Javascript

    It would be a very easy if the Javascript integration with Office apps work the same way VBA works like defining custom functions, userforms and form controls.

    22 votes
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  17. Mailto URLs not working in Promoted Links

    Until about 2 weeks ago, we were able to use Mailto: URLs in our SharePoint Online Promoted Links. Now they don't work. When in the list view, the links works fine when clicked on, when in the tile view, nothing happens when you click on the link.
    When looking at the source code, the "click action=" is empty.
    We have used this extensively for Contact Us pages. Is it a bug, or does SharePoint Online not longer support Mailto: from the Promoted Links Tiles view?

    19 votes
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  18. Support 1password's One-time password feature w/ Office 365 MFA authentication

    Would love to see support for 1Password's One-time password feature for MFA authentication. It seems it can already read the URL but doesn't authenticate with O365 MFA service correctly.

    Refer to feature here:
    https://support.1password.com/one-time-passwords/

    18 votes
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  19. 17 votes
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  20. VBA IDE Window opening too small (bug)

    Over the past few months the VBA IDE window has been opening in a very small compact window. It is happening to other developers in my company.

    I am using Office 365 (16.0.10730.20264) 32-bit

    16 votes
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