OneNote for Mac

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  1. OneNote for Mac needs to have all the features of the Windows version

    OneNote for Mac needs to have all the features of the Windows version.

    OneNote could replace my todo app. In fact it'd be the best todo app - I've used them all.

    But not until the Mac version is the same as the Windows version. So please update OneNote for Mac to match the Windows version.

    313 votes
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      • One of the most powerful tools in ON is the ability to see all the tags / to-do's. This is missing from the Mac version.

        The find tags option is missing from the Mac version. This is very powerful option and without it I find that I don't use ON as much anymore.

        10 votes
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        • Synchronizing ToDo items with Outlook tasks should be supported

          As an Office 365 user, in order to not waste time linking Outlook tasks with OneNote notes, I want the possibility to create ToDo items in OneNote that are automatically synchronized with Outlook tasks.

          33 votes
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          • Printing

            Why doesn't OneNote for Mac have the same printing capabilities as OneNote for PCs, Evernote, and Noteability. Makes OneNote useless for me as a student.

            136 votes
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            • SORTING... PLEASE!

              PLEASE...add the capability to sort pages by alphabetical order and/or by date for Onenote in ALL operating systems. This should be a feature of Onenote and NOT an add-in.

              82 votes
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              • PDF Export on Mac and IOS

                When exporting form onenote on windows the exported pdf has the current paper style I chose, on IOS and Mac we are getting no paper style.

                in addition, when exporting from windows the resolution is great like it is looks like in the app on 100% view, on the Mac and iOS the proportions are all wrong it looks like it is exporting in on 60% zoom and some drawing and writings looks out of proportion.

                For me those two problems are critical for the day to day use.

                21 votes
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                • Adding tags would increase OneNote functionality tremendously. Thanks.

                  As noted by several other users, adding tags would increase OneNote for Mac functionality to a significant degree. Thanks!

                  96 votes
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                  • OneNote for Mac needs to allow local copies of notebooks

                    I am really annoyed about this. I just switched from Windows to Mac, and do to corporate policy, I cannot use OneNote without this feature. Microsoft, I know that you are intentionally withholding this feature. I feel ****** at Microsoft and betrayed.

                    14 votes
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                    • Allow local storage on OneNote for Mac.

                      Like you do on Windows...

                      50 votes
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                      • TABS ON TOP!!!

                        Here's a NEW idea... Put the tabs back on top or give the option. HATE tabs on the side is nowhere near intuitive...

                        121 votes
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                        • Export OneNote notes to Word

                          Exporting OneNote for Mac notes to Word would add so much flexibility to the OneNote application...and to the Office "ecosystem" in general.

                          8 votes
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                          • 33 votes
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                            • OneNote for Mac, iOS and Android - Why you can not change the date of a note?

                              This is very uncomfortable and does not allow you to work with OneNote on the Mac, iOS and Android.

                              2 votes
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                              • Export/Download Notebooks

                                Please allow us to export/download/transfer notebooks to our personal computer or another account. I'm going to lose my notes because we have to switch accounts for storage and I can't transfer my notes.

                                170 votes
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                                • Task management in OneNote like Wunderlist or Microsoft To Do

                                  Hello OneNote Team.
                                  Thank you for your hard working to make our life easier with OneNote.

                                  Let's change OneNote to a real social note taking platform ala Facebook :) where everyone who are invited to a OneNote page can contribute, comment, like, tag, follow, un-follow etc..

                                  One of the most important request or idea from me is about TASK MANAGEMENT

                                  1. Assign task to a person; For every task created in a OneNote page i would like to be able to assign a task to someone with start, due date, and reminder. The assignee will get notification on OneNote apps…

                                  40 votes
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                                  • A4

                                    ability to adjust the page size in A4, as it can be find on windows

                                    2 votes
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                                    • KEEP the Tabs on the Side

                                      There are a lot of people complaining about the tabs being moved to the side, and want them back on top. Please don't. I like them on the side. It makes for much better use of screen Realestate being on the side as all computer screens are landscape now. I have more horizontal space than Vertical - so it makes sense for them to be on the side.

                                      Microsoft, if you feel the need to do something, just make it a toggle in Preferences. Thanks.

                                      26 votes
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                                      • Make Tabs-on-Top an option per Notebook, because the best UI is dependent on the user's data.

                                        Tabs on top works best with a small number of categories (6-7 max). For example, a student may have one notebook per semester, with one tab per course. Because a student won't be enrolled in more than 6 or 7 courses, tabs are the best option because they allow quick switching between courses during the day.

                                        A vertical list is probably better for projects with a large number of categories (more than 6-7), or where categories are often added. For example, a business notebook organized around clients and projects. If the business is acquiring new clients, then the number of…

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Highlights (annotations) of PDF printouts should be in the same layer as the PDF printout.

                                          Currently, highlights (annotations) of PDF printouts move independently of the PDF printout. If the PDF printout is moved (dragged), the highlights do not move. Then the highlights are in the wrong locations with respect to the PDF printout.

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