Inserting a filename and path into a cell using excel online.

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The desktop version allows me to type =cell("filename") and the file and path appears in a specified cell. However, this does not work on the online version. #VALUE! is the only thing that appears in the cell. Can anyone help please?

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@ETMarine 

So far this function is not implemented for Excel Online

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@Sergei Baklan , thank you so much for your quick response.