JP posted about Make Office Better, so I checked it out. First, I have to say that I love the design of the site. I didn’t know anyone at MS knew how to design clutter-free websites anymore. Maybe that could add a few more suggestions per page and get rid of the huge “about” section, but generally I’m impressed.
It’s fun to read what people want to change in the various Office programs. And it’s interesting to note how out of touch I am with the rest of the world. As I read the top 20, I found myself saying “I don’t care about that” or “That’s stupid” often. I did happen upon this little gem
And shortly thereafter, this one
There’s probably a bunch of suggestions that are all this suggestion and need to be combined. I did see one that piqued my interest, but I certainly wouldn’t waste any of my brain cycles on it because I’m convinced it will never happen.
Do something with the VBE
The VBE hasn’t changed much for 10 years. I’d like to see some commitment to VBA programmers – your treatment of us is a disgrace. If you’re going to phase out VBA, give us a USABLE alternative. Give us a roadmap at least.
Go have a look, make some suggestions, or cast some votes.