OneNote for iPad & iPhone

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  1. Provide linkage between OneNote for iPad and OWA for iPad

    Allow embedded .msg files to be previewed in OneNote iPad app, and allow .msg files to be opened in OWA iPad app from OneNote iPad app just like word documents can be opened in Word for iPad from OneNote for iPad!

    12 votes
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    • Speak Selection

      On the note app that comes with the iPhone and on Evernote we can select a text and the iPhone give the option of read the text for us. But on One Note even having enable this action (speak selection) on accessibility One Note don't give us that option.
      It would be amazing if you can add this option and even better that let us (costumers) download a audio file of the text on One Note.

      11 votes
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      • Add ability to paste as text

        Add an ability to choose "text" as an option when pasting or create a preference to select default paste method and include plain text as an option.

        11 votes
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        • We need to be able to do a cut/copy and paste the handwriting on the ipad

          Same as the lasso feature on the onenote desktop

          10 votes
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          • 9 votes
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            • Allow special characters in Notebook Names

              I downloaded OneNote on my iOS device and was impressed in it's features over Evernote. However, when I went to create a Notebook with an ampersand (&), I was told I couldn't have special characters in the name. I promptly deleted it. Seriously? You could have an internal name (for Windows machines or whatever), but the title should allow whatever characters I want in it.

              9 votes
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              • On Premise Sharepoint servers access

                As a large company, on premise customer, we discovered just recently that the access to On Premise servers is now impossible without having an O365 subscription. This is a unbearable situation, as it was possible before with the previous version.

                10 votes
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                • 9 votes
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                  • Standalone OneNote Quick Notes

                    Since OneNote takes a long time to boot creating a minimal Quick Notes app would make sense for people who are really in a hurry.

                    9 votes
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                    • Now that we have OCR, can we convert text from images into plain text next?

                      Now that OCR is available, can we have the next step and convert text from images into plain text? So, if I were to capture my handwritten shopping list, OneNote would convert the image into plain text so I can edit it and format it.

                      8 votes
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                      • syncing notebooks

                        After creating notebooks on one device, I have to manually open each notebook on every other device. They are not automatically synced. That means if I create 3 notebooks on my PC, then on my mac, iPad, Samsung phone, I have to open a total of 9 times....3 on each device. After that it syncs fine, but this is a real pain.

                        8 votes
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                        • Remove, or allow users to hide, containers

                          Containers on the iPad are ugly, distracting, and can't be moved anyway. Please could we make this like the iPhone and just get rid of the ugly box? Alternatively, if they are going to be made movable on the iPad, could we have the option to turn container view off as on the PC version, please?

                          8 votes
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                          • 9 votes
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                            • Security

                              Please add Touch ID to your next update. Thank you

                              8 votes
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                              • Multi-shot camera instead of having to approve each photo individually.

                                The worst thing about all cloud services and most apps is that you can only take one picture at a time with camera. Each photo requires your approval before it is saved.

                                Add the ability to take multiple shots at one time. Evernote has this feature. I want to go exclusively with OneNote but it is still missing some key features that I need.

                                8 votes
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                                • "Paste As" option?

                                  I might be missing something here, but it seems like the iOS version doesn't have the "paste as" options like the other versions... ?

                                  I started using this app because it was far superiour to the built in "notes" app... But now that i'm trying to migrate all of my existing notes over... I can only cut and paste the standard way, which destroys any existing formatting...

                                  Do I really have to go back over each of these WALLS of text one by one, and manually insert the page breaks again???

                                  I mean... Cudos to you guys for putting out…

                                  7 votes
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                                  • hide checklist

                                    I am disappointed that I have to manually delete checked items on a task list. This makes it frustrating to look at and quite useless versus the competition. This should be a very easy and obvious programming fix. Get with the times, Microsoft!

                                    6 votes
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                                    • Apple Watch app: Show full page and basic paragraph styles

                                      I do have pages with checklists with several sections. There's only the first section up to the next Heading 1 displayed. Everything else has been trimmed.

                                      Additionally you can't tell a Heading 1 from list items as everything has the same style. There should be some basic representation of different styles on the Apple Watch.

                                      6 votes
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                                      • iPad: Drawing Tools

                                        I think it would make my life easier if there were the drawing tools already embedded on the left hand side like the OneNote 2007 edition and if the marker and highlighter colours are already there instead of choosing a marker then picking the colour. I just want the colour options there according to which type of marker it is. And I want the colours to be a little darker. Thanks

                                        7 votes
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                                        • robust palm rejection

                                          Great to have the handwriting in One note but the palm rejection is not sufficiently robust yet. I still get lines drawn when my palm touches the screen and on occasion the app jumps to another app when my palm moves. Writing doesn't always appear either which looks like it might also be to do with interference from my palm.
                                          I'm using OneNote on an Ipad 2.

                                          6 votes
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