OneNote for Android

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  1. Include more of the features that are available on PC.

    Include more of the features that are available on PC. For example figures, customizable pen colors, or the abaility to insert tables.

    231 votes
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  2. searching tags

    Please add the functionality to search for tags like in OneNote for windows.
    I would be able search for all the question tags by typing "question" (with quotes) in the search bar.

    11 votes
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  3. Level the playing field

    Make this short and sweet,
    Enough playing favorites...what ever iOS gets Android should have the same features and vice versa. I know will enough Apple is competing with Microsoft so same with Microsoft against Apple.
    So why play favorites? Enough is enough, favoritism is ******** and we all know it

    4 votes
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  4. Offline notes feature for Android

    Please add offline notes feature for Android. I will not use OneNote for Android until this feature is available.

    4 votes
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  5. Allow Fullscreen

    Distractless fullscreen is important to fully compete with pen and paper.

    14 votes
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  6. OCR

    OCR handwriting recognition.
    Similar to S Note where my handwriting is recognised and becomes searchable, even without doing "ink to text". Is so cool and saves me a lot of time in not having to convert my scribble into text.

    4 votes
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  7. strikethrough

    Strikethrough the text of checked items when using checkbox list. Have such formatting as an option.

    4 votes
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  8. Better text/link mode sharing of websites to OneNote for Android

    I don't like the current workflow of sharing website to OneNote on Android at all. Two things:


    • When viewing a webpage, I usually just want to share the URL to a note, then start typing up some thoughts. I want neither to clip the entire webpage to the note, nor to save an image, yet the Share option for webpages doesn't offer that as an option. (As a workaround, I can share to clipboard, then open OneNote and create a new note, then paste, but this is rather indirect.)


    • Second, when I've selected some text on a webpage in Chrome…

    1 vote
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  9. Simultaneous Recording and Writing/Typing

    It would be great if you did not have to stop writing/typing notes when you record a part of a lecture or interview. This would allow for more precise concept mapping and better organization as important details could be marked more efficiently and referred back to later.

    37 votes
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  10. Make OneNote keyboard and touchpad friendly for Chromebooks

    On a Chromebook, the OneNote App does not respond normally to the touchpad when trying to select text, or to many standard keyboard shortcuts. The online version does.

    Double tap (using touchpad) does not highlight the word.

    Long press with a finger (on screen) highlights a word with both selection cursors showing.  When using the touchpad or a mouse, the word is not highlighted and only a single selection cursor appears.

    Holding down left corner of touchpad and using another finger on touchpad to highlight text does not work.

    Keyboard shortcuts work better, but not fully, and out of sync…

    11 votes
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  11. make the android version the same as the I pad version

    Can you just give the android tablet version the same functionality as the I pad pro version has. Plenty of pen settings, marker settings, insert free space, easier insert anything., no need to shut down drawing if you want to insert something.

    75 votes
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  12. Create SEARCH WIDGET

    We are searching information in notebooks more often than adding new content. Have proposal to create widget for quick searching which can be placed to home screen like "Add note" or "Add photo note".

    Also searching feature can be added to quick menu by long tapping on OneNote app shortcut.

    6 votes
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  13. Clear formatting from pasted text

    We need the ability to clear the formatting of pasted text in the Android app. It's present in all other major note apps, and it's present on Desktop.

    2 votes
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  14. Reminder function

    Please consider creating a reminder function for new notes or to do list that we create in oneNote

    64 votes
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  15. BUG: Handwriting and drawing, offsets to the left

    On a Samsung Tablet, Tab S4, running Android Pie, and latest version:
    Whenever I draw or write anything using the S-Pen, it always offsets what I've written, each letter at a time, 3-4 milimeters to the left, after I complete the shape by lifting the S-Pen.

    This is making it hard to do any precise writing or drawing, and you can't fully predict what you are going to draw.

    3 votes
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  16. why does Android OneNote have such limited functions compared to other OneNote platforms?

    Using a stylus on android OneNote is a terrible experience.
    Compare to OneNote on iPad.
    When is Microsoft going to fix all the gaps in the Android version??

    201 votes
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  17. Add move to SD

    I know hundreds/thousands people have probably already sent this to you, but enable "move to SD card" for android. At this point, your application is useless to me because it lacks this feature on my tablet. I have a 128GB SD card sitting there with less than 2% used, in a 32 GB tablet, and can't synch my notebooks even though I have all that empty space, because OneNote insists on using 20-something GBs of my internal storage space. Without SD card functionality your app is straight up garbage for anyone who deals with large amounts of data or multimedia…

    11 votes
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  18. delete

    Simple delete function to delete selected elements on the page.

    1 vote
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  19. Please include options to insert multiple images in one go (More than 10)

    Multiple image insertion in computer as well as in android device. Now we need to insert individually.

    2 votes
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  20. In-app "Send feedback" option should acknowledge feedback was sent

    I tried submitting an idea first using the "Send feedback" option in OneNote (in the "..." menu on the screen that lists notebooks) but after doing so nothing happened... no popup acknowledging that I'd sent feedback, no email saying you would look into what I suggested, nothing showing up on this UserVoice so that others could vote for it.

    From this I got the feeling that maybe the send feedback option is a black hole. Does it even work at all?

    So, I suggest you improve it so that it does acknowledge, somehow, that the feedback was received. Maybe it…

    1 vote
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