OneNote for Mac

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  1. Bug Report: CMD+Z function deletes large portion of notes, NO REDO

    This has happened to me 4 times now and it's frustrating.

    I used the CMD+Z shortcut to undo my last action, and the application goes ahead and deletes about 4-5 pages worth of notes (20-30 minutes of my note taking). I notice immediately and try to both REDO from the menu, and CMD+Y, but nothing.

    I go in and check previous versions, nothing. The most recent version of my notebook also deletes that same portion and I can't recover it at all. I go into OneDrive and double check, but it's missing from there too.

    I understand that this is…

    3 votes
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  2. Recent Notes

    Have a "Recent Notes" option like on the mobile versions.

    118 votes
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  3. OneNote Crashes on MAC

    OneNote crashes after startup on MAC

    Microsoft Error Reporting log version: 2.0

    Error Signature:
    Exception: EXCBADINSTRUCTION
    Date/Time: 2015-09-04 08:13:01 +0000
    Application Name: Microsoft OneNote
    Application Bundle ID: com.microsoft.onenote.mac
    Application Signature: ONMC
    Application TimeStamp: 0x55d78ad0
    Application Version: 15.13.3.150815
    Crashed Module Name: MicrosoftSetupUI
    Crashed Module Version: 15.13.3.150815
    Crashed Module Offset: 0x0000b1a8
    Blame Module Name: MicrosoftSetupUI
    Blame Module Version: 15.13.3.150815
    Blame Module TimeStamp: 0x55d78794
    Blame Module Offset: 0x000000000000b1a8
    StachHash: fffff3dd
    Application LCID: 1033
    Extra app info: Reg=en Loc=0x0409

    3 votes
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    The best place to get support for this is the OneNote area of Answers.microsoft.com – specifically the Office OneNote area

    http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/search/search?SearchTerm=onenote&IsSuggestedTerm=false&tab=&CurrentScope.ForumName=Office&CurrentScope.Filter=onenote&ContentTypeScope=QnA%2CDiscussion%2CWiki#/Office/office_onenote/QnA,Discussion/1

    We’ve got folks over there who can help with questions like this, and we’re trying to keep the UserVoice site for new product ideas.

    Thanks for participating

  4. Bug Report: Tracking/inter-word spacing is incorrect in OneNote for Mac

    The spacing between words (tracking) is obviously incorrect in the latest update to OneNote for Mac (15.13.1) but seems fine in the Windows version.

    I can send screenshots.

    89 votes
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  5. bug: crash after drag text to left over image

    Bug

    steps to reproduce:
    on a new page, add an image.
    above the image, add some text
    then try to drag the text to the left - it crashes

    video of crash:https://vimeo.com/135956579

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  6. Add lined paper styles in the Mac version of OneNote.

    Just like in OneNote for Windows and, apparently now iPad too, it would be great if we could have the option for ruled, paper style backgrounds. It would really increase the flexibility with which we can use OneNote, and make our work a lot neater.

    83 votes
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  7. Bug: rename section on Mac

    OneNote for Mac (latest version from mac app store as of 6-27-2015)

    worflow to hit bug:


    1. Create section "IOS" (uppercase "i")

    2. right-click section, click rename

    3. Change section name to "iOS" (lowercase "i") and hit Enter

    4. error message pops up: "There's already a section with that name. Please try a different name."

    So changing a character from uppercase to lowercase or vice-versa results in error message.

    Workaround: name section something else, then rename to desired name. Example: "IOS" rename to "OS" then rename to "iOS"

    Not a big deal, but would still be nice to clean up :-)
    Love the app,…

    3 votes
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  8. one note for mac crashes! always

    onennote on mac crashes every time I try and export PDF and when I copy past to word it doesn't format properly. It only shows a portion fo what I wrote w/ my surface pro because I write across further than word can handle! PLEASE fix!!

    2 votes
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    Hi –
    The best place to get support for this is the OneNote area of Answers.microsoft.com – specifically the Office OneNote area
    http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/search/search?SearchTerm=onenote&IsSuggestedTerm=false&tab=&CurrentScope.ForumName=Office&CurrentScope.Filter=onenote&ContentTypeScope=QnA%2CDiscussion%2CWiki#/Office/office_onenote/QnA,Discussion/1
    We’ve got folks over there who can help with questions like this, and we’re trying to keep the UserVoice site for new product ideas.

    Thanks for participating

  9. Upgrade One Note for Mac 2011

    Mac 2011 needs to be upgraded to Windows 2013 version functionality.

    1 vote
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  10. [audio record] Grabación de audio

    Una de las opciones que más busco es la de grabación de audio, la versión para Mac sería mucho mejor si incluyera toda las opciones disponibles para Microsoft.

    2 votes
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  11. Mac: Page Templates

    Vote for this suggestion if you'd like to have page templates for your notes in OneNote for Mac, similar to the templates feature that is available in OneNote for Windows.

    2,663 votes
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    Thank you for the feedback. Everyone should have this capability with the newest update.

    You can now make any page within a section the default template for it, simply right click on any page, and select “Set as Default Template”.

    If you’d like to remove the template for any section that has one, right click on the section, and select “Remove Default Template”.

    Note the remove template option only shows if a default has been set, else the option won’t be available.

  12. Use OneNote for Mac in an On-Premise Sharepoint or Network Share

    How about actually giving people the freedom to use OneNote how they would like. if they want to use it synchronized in the cloud provide that functionality(Done!). If people want to store notes locally on their computer or an On-Premise Sharepoint or file share LET THEM!!! provide that functionality! This program, which was awesome in Windows because of it's versatility in use is worthless to Mac Users. I am not sure why a Mac user would use this when they can use Evernote. Evernote Provides the ability to use their app in any of these methods. C'mon, really?

    11 votes
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    Completed  ·  Omeed Chandra responded

    Thanks for sharing this feedback! I have some good news—the latest version of OneNote for Mac includes the ability to use on-premise SharePoint notebooks! Please note that an eligible Office 365 subscription is required to use this feature. For more information, see this blog post: http://blogs.office.com/2014/10/28/onenote-gets-even-better-mac-ios/

    However, OneNote for Mac does not yet support using notebooks stored on network shares. I’m closing this suggestion because the SharePoint request has been fulfilled, but please feel free to submit a separate request for using notebooks on network shares if you wish to do so.

  13. OneNote for Mac keeps Crashing on start-up

    My OneNote is running on the developer version, Yosemite Beta 10.10. Due to an uncertain reason, it kept crashing on start-up. This is very frustrating as I have all my important notes lodged in it.

    5 votes
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    Hi –
    The best place to get support for this is the OneNote area of Answers.microsoft.com – specifically the Office OneNote area
    http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/search/search?SearchTerm=onenote&IsSuggestedTerm=false&tab=&CurrentScope.ForumName=Office&CurrentScope.Filter=onenote&ContentTypeScope=QnA%2CDiscussion%2CWiki#/Office/office_onenote/QnA,Discussion/1
    We’ve got folks over there who can help with questions like this, and we’re trying to keep the UserVoice site for new product ideas.

    Thanks for participating

  14. Disable auto-capitalization

    I use OneNote for all of my notes that I take in class. In various classes, I use special symbols (Greek letters in my math course) or names (class or method names in programming) that have entirely different meanings when capitalized versus lowercase.
    OneNote does not recognize this, and I frequently find myself going back to retype (rather painstakingly, in the case of the Greek letters) various characters. I'd like the ability to disable this auto-capitalization; whether it is at the section, notebook, or app level, I do not care.

    130 votes
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  15. Mac: Specify a Default Font & Font Size

    In OneNote > Preferences... please add a place to specify a default font and font size. Currently, whenever I add text to a new page or a new container, I have to change the Font Size from the miniscule default Calibri 11 to a more readable 14.

    877 votes
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    Thank you for your suggestion and votes. We added the ability to set your default font and size on Mac. In preferences, there’s a “Edit & View” menu that can be used to set the default. Changes to the default font won’t affect existing notes, but will be applied to all future notes.

  16. Mac: Custom tags

    As a law student, the tags that are included in this version are completely useless without being able to search for them. Please allow us the ability to use custom tags or at the very least be able to compile like-tags in one place

    2,549 votes
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    Completed  ·  Omeed Chandra responded

    Good news—we added this feature in the latest update to OneNote for Mac released just yesterday! Please update to the latest version through the Mac App Store, then click on Insert and choose PDF Printout.

  18. Mac: Audio recording and playback

    Vote for this if you want to be able to record or play audio while taking notes in OneNote for Mac.

    394 votes
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    Completed  ·  Omeed Chandra responded

    Thanks for telling us that you wanted to be able to record and play audio in OneNote for Mac! We listened to your feedback, and I’m excited to announce that we released an update to OneNote for Mac yesterday that adds this functionality. Update to the latest version of OneNote from the Mac App Store and check it out!

  19. Open embedded/attached files on Mac

    I need to be able to open .doc and pdf files that have been attached to pages. The Windows version does that. Please add this for Mac OSX.

    36 votes
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    Completed  ·  Omeed Chandra responded

    Good news! You can now use OneNote for Mac to insert file attachments and open them. We added this feature in the update released just yesterday. Please update to the latest version of OneNote for Mac from the App Store and try it out!

  20. Mac: Drawing (Annotating, Highlighting and Handwriting)

    Functions such as the pen, can be really important when trying to get a certain idea, which can't be expressed so well through pure words, in OneNote.
    Brining this to the Mac would be very useful for a plethora of people for a variety of tasks and it is for many a vital feature.
    UPDATE We edited this item to remove shapes as we just released that for Mac in 15.18. We left the voting total in place. See more details here http://bit.ly/1m1CTUA


    Original Title - Mac: Drawing (shapes and freehand)

    Original description:
    Functions such as the pen and shapes…

    2,421 votes
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    Today, we’re launching ink in OneNote for Mac. Now you can write, draw and highlight with tools on the new Draw tab using your mouse or trackpad. You can also use your third-party drawing tablet or display that uses a pen or stylus to write, draw and erase –just like pen and paper. And we’ve added lined pages and grids as a background option to help keep your new handwriting and drawings neat and tidy. to view more information about this, go to https://blogs.office.com/2016/07/21/onenote-july-roundup/?Ocid=1.%20Owned%20NA%20(Reactive)_Social_TWITTER_Office_20160721_523421406

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