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  1. better user experience for choosing sections and section groups

    choosing notebook is easy,choosing section group and sections are an absolute pain,the user experience now is best described as cramped and confusing ,kindly rework the user experience for choosing sections and section groups from scratch
    --if you are reading this vote for this idea,dont you desire to better organise your notes in onenote ?

    22 votes
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    • Add, "Ink to Text," AKA Handwriting to Font support to OneNote for Android

      This was posted a year ago, but didn't receive much traction. I just purchased a tablet with a stylus while under the impression that this feature was supported on Android given it has been on Windows for awhile.
      Developing for Android and Windows are two different paradigms, I know, but I would think porting the feature wouldn't be too cost or time-intensive.
      Thanks for your time.

      9 votes
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      • PRINT

        Users must be able to PRINT from OneNote for Android. Any cheap note taking app has a Print function. An MS app that doesn't PRINT TEXT is absurd and very disappointing!

        22 votes
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        • Make the synching more consistent + faster from pc to android

          I had to leave my phone on for 3 DAYS (not kidding here !) to get it to synch halfway and now it won't add what I add on my PC

          13 votes
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          • No password protection for Android yet?

            Very disappointed, and uninstalled from all my devices. Until I can get password protection for Android, I will be using ColorNote instead of OneNote. You should learn how they did it.

            3 votes
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            • Fix text selection! Use Android's in built

              Fix text selection! Use Android's built-in text selection (like you do on iOS) instead of the bad one inside the app!

              The problem is selecting text, not moving cursor. It is especially annoying when selecting text that is not the view

              https://youtu.be/j6QzEqGPX3g

              5 votes
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              • text container size

                I am new to Onenote, and love it...on the PC. But there needs to be a way to reset text containers to "auto-size" and "reflow text" on android devices. Almost impossible to use this on my phone or tablet until this is fixed. Please don't make me go back to Evernote, because I really like the way Onenote works much better.

                4 votes
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                • 9 votes
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                  • Ability to save notebooks locally.

                    I, and I assume a lot of others, would like another way of backing up there notebooks instead of relying on a cloud based solution. Saving files to the device should be a mandatory option across all platforms not just windows desktop.

                    3 votes
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                    • Format editing and highlighting

                      Format editing (bold, itallic, underline) is hard - I need to go in menu for each word. Make the bar smaller and always available when editing note (like in Evernote, with checkbox option, ident, formating and easy highlighting).

                      I miss highlighting with the cursor without using stylus or a finger (it looks messy). I like using sylus in some cases and it is great feature but it is hard to do quick highlighting by selecting text and clicking the option or having a cursor that will hihligt selected text (it should have more than one color for this option).

                      1 vote
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                      • Crop Image

                        You can crop images on the Online version of onenote but not on the desktop or the Android app. I never take an image framed correctly. It would be nice to have at least a crop tool.

                        22 votes
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                        • Need to be on-line for using OneNote

                          OneNote should be available even offline. It should be able to take my notes even when I am not online.

                          36 votes
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                          • attachment not opening in android-oneNote

                            I have few pdf attachments which i can see in android app but not able to open. Open action is showing a reader with a cross image. So please implement this to make one note more usable

                            4 votes
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                            • Custom paper Styles

                              Please please please create a feature that allows me to upload an image or PDF that I can use to make my own paper style or "background". Sometimes I want a music staff or floral page, instead of lines.

                              9 votes
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                              • Funcionalidades do OneNote Desktop para o OneNote Mobile

                                Transferir todas as funcionalidades do OneNote Desktop para o OneNote Mobile (Android/IOS) acrescentando recorte de imagem, reconhecimento de bordas quando houver digitalização de documentos, conversão de manuscrito e fórmulas matemáticas para fonte, permitir impressão, proteção por senha.

                                1 vote
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                                • 7 votes
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                                  • Transferring office lens scans into a text note

                                    Same functionality that was already implemented with word and office lens, takeing a picture of a document result a text note with images of non--text parts.

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Fix text selection! Use Android's in built

                                      Option to set a Notebook's sections as the default page

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Improve sync after offline edit

                                        I think I have used all the notes apps existing in the market and although OneNote is the best in my opinion; its sync capabilities are very disappointing.

                                        This is specially evident when I create or edit a note being offline. Once I am back online the app doesn't sync automatically. The result is the desktop app misses all the changes I made when I was offline and I have to go back to my phone open the app again and sync it.

                                        This is a really terrible user experience, especially when all notes apps, including simplenote and evernote, are…

                                        1 vote
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                                        • Improve sync after offline edit

                                          I think I have used all the notes apps existing in the market and although OneNote is the best in my opinion; its sync capabilities are very disappointing.

                                          This is specially evident when I create or edit a note being offline. Once I am back online the app doesn't sync automatically. The result is the desktop app misses all the changes I made when I was offline and I have to go back to my phone open the app again and sync it.

                                          This is a really terrible user experience, especially when all notes apps, including simplenote and evernote, are…

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