OneNote for iPad & iPhone

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  1. Support for double tap on Apple Pencil 2

    Enable switching between pens using the double tap feature on Apple Pencil 2 with the option to customise what pen/highlighter/eraser will be selected with a tap.

    112 votes
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    • Being able to convert handwritten text on iPad OneNote to text

      Being able to convert handwritten text on iPad OneNote to text. It seems to be available on PC tablet/hybrid version, why not iPad? Would be even better now with apple pencil of course!

      343 votes
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      • How about a page size option.

        How about a page size option. It’s crazy trying to print out hand written notes. At least allow for an a4 guide so we can keep our notes to a page size .

        85 votes
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        • Sync hand writing notes with audio recording on iPad

          I have used Onenote on the surface pro 4 and loved it. But the experience on the Ipad Pro is lacking a major feature: audio recording while taking notes + sync playback with the note taking. When you start the audio record in Onenote on the Ipad you can’t do anything else... Is there something I’m missing? If not, Microsoft please address this! Otherwise this is a great app and I love being able to move from the Ipad to my Pc and find all of my notes.
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          123 votes
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          • paper size options

            I wish I could choose page sizes like A4. Infinite note is great but sometimes it’s confusing. I use onenote on a laptop, a smartphone and an ipad and 100% scale is different on each devises. when I edit something on the laptop it’s wide and on the smartphone it’s narrow with 100%. I need universal size.

            58 votes
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            • It must be very useful if we can record voice while drawing or sketching in iPad. Would you mind develop this sector as well.

              It must be very useful if we can record voice while drawing or sketching in iPad. Would you mind develop this sector as well.

              97 votes
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              • Need support for new iPad Pro 11’

                Need support for new iPad Pro 11’ And support for secondary generation Apple Pencil especially double taps

                31 votes
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                • Lasso and change ink stroke and color

                  It would be incredibly nice if I could lasso something that's already written and change the ink stroke or color. That would save me a TON of time when I realize that I want my ink in another color!

                  48 votes
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                  • Treat PDFs as PDFs

                    When selecting the printout option, pdfs are treated as background images. It would be great if I could annotate on them, instead of just writtng over an image

                    132 votes
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                    • Draw straight lines.

                      Hello, there should be a function where you can draw straight lines.

                      18 votes
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                      • iOS 11 Full Drag and Drop Compatibility

                        Gives OneNote (and hopefully any other Office365 applications) the ability to drag and drop files, images, and text from other apps on iOS 11 for the iPad.

                        464 votes
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                        • STRAIGHT LINE FEATURE

                          Please would you allow us to draw straight lines - just as you would in notability (your competitor) - DRAWING STRAIGHT LINES IS ESSENTIAL AND IS SUCH A SIMPLE FEATURE TO IMPLEMENT INTO THE SOFTWARE OF THIS APP - THIS FEATURE IS SEVERELY LACKING ON THE IPAD

                          317 votes
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                          • Please let us insert shapes!!!!!

                            I want to use shapes with the apple pencil like I do it on the PC Version!!

                            18 votes
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                            • Page Size Option across all the platform please!!!

                              Page Size Option across all the platform please!!!

                              9 votes
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                              • Please support pressure sensitivity and "Pencil" for Apple Pencil

                                It's obvious that Apple Pencil is pressure sensitive. When I'm writing with Surface Pen, the things written look natural, but on iPad, it doesn't. This makes me want to give up using OneNote cause the inequality of the experience across the platforms.

                                Also, there are only pen and highlighter in the iOS version, but the Windows version has an additional pencil option. Things written in pencil are displayed as pen on iOS.

                                9 votes
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                                • Search ability on the iphone like on the desktop version

                                  Provide the same search ability on the iphone version of OneNote like you can do on the desktop version of the app.

                                  136 votes
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                                  • Bring ink math assistant to iPad

                                    Please bring the Ink Math Assistant from the windows store edition to iPad. There are no real good math inking apps on iPad yet. Being able to graph handwritten functions or converting them to text would be super useful!

                                    422 votes
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                                    • Record audio and write at the same time.

                                      Much like the desktop version the iPad should be able to record audio while doing other tasks, this way you can record your lectures and take notes, on top of this it would be nice to be able to play back the lecture by selecting parts of your notes. Why is the iPad version so behind the desktop version.

                                      272 votes
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                                      • Export from iPad as pdf

                                        Please can you mak a function that allows users to export notebooks to PDF using OneNote for iPad.
                                        Is there any existing workaround to export whole notebooks as a pdf from Notebook?

                                        201 votes
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                                        • 300 votes
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