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OneNote SEARCH function not working properly on Android mobile

I am using the OneNote app on my Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge mobile phone (Android OS).
It works fine. Only the SEARCH function does NOT work as it should be.
When searching for a word, it gives me only the page where the item is found.
So it doesn't jump to the searched word (by highlighting it as it should do).
That's a serious shortcoming of the product and makes it a very bad application.
How can i resolve this shortcoming?
I have a Samsung Galaxy Edge 6.
Andoid version: 5.1.1
I have also installed the newest version of OneNote in the App Store several times.

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      • Robert commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        So true, Android OneNote search is not usable. I´m thinking about moving to Evernote, which handles search way better.

      • Jeff van den Bosch commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I'm amazed that searching in Android OneNote cannot point us to the words it finds but only points us to the page containing the word, instead of highlighting the words in yellow like the windows version. I too need pages that are 100's of lines long.
        Someone complaining about this wrote 'Whats the whole purpose of a note taking app? Requirement #1 take notes, Requirement #2 search notes. That was 3 years ago.

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