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  1. [BUG] Fix OneNote 2010 Sync With OneDrive (aka All Sections Disappear Bug 2017)

    As of May 2017, users of Microsoft OneNote 2010 that sync their notebooks with OneDrive are experiencing an issue where all sections in their notebooks disappear. Users then have to manually sync all their notebooks which some users report will restore their sections temporarily. Eventually their sections will disappear again usually after an hour or two.

    Screenshot of the problem:
    http://imgur.com/0hF34bJ

    42 votes
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    • Collaborate with Microsoft To-Do

      The concept is to have a "notebook" in which you could edit/create/view all todos from Microsoft To-Do.
      In conjunction with To-Do reminders you should be able to "link" somehow (like the tag of Evernote) an Onenote note with a To-Do.

      So you could get due day notifications for notes of OneNote through To-Do. Multiple links of notes with one To-Do could create a "tracking" system with due reminders.

      To-Do is light and fast. It could be utilized more easily and giving OneNote "project management" capabilities.

      Also usefull:
      Export a To-Do to onenote for further processing.

      This suggestion is for all…

      48 votes
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      • tables must behave like word and powerpoint

        editing and managing tables is counter-intuitive because it does not behave with the same controls as with powerpoint and word. Please align

        40 votes
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        • Alt+Tab should NOT switch to typing mode when drawing

          When I've selected a pen tool and alt+tab out of OneNote 2016 Office 365, OneNote always switches to the Type tool, which is very annoying.

          15 votes
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          • Add an option to immediately open the embedded images with a double click, like any other document

            Right now if you are embedding images in your notebooks, the only option you have to quickly expand them is right click + "Restore to Original Size". I think it will be very useful to make the images openable with Microsoft Photo or an embedded viewer with just a double click. Other media and documents (Office files, PDF, video) already work this way.

            14 votes
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            • Needs image editing tools from Word/PowerPoint

              OneNote professional needs the full set of editing tools from Word/PowerPoint. Crop, align, correction, borders, effects - the entire set.

              15 votes
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              • Add "Scale contents to page lenght" to the print tab

                Right now (May 2017, Office 365) when you print a note you can only select "Scale contents to page width" in the print tab: sometimes it is usefull to "Scale contents to page lenght" insted, is it possible to add this option?

                12 votes
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                • Adding more letter-sized pages in the same OneNote Page

                  This issue came up as I was writing my assignment on OneNote and printing it to submit. Currently, there is no way to view and write a OneNote page in, for example, letter-sized pages. This creates an issue where my writing gets cut off at inappropriate places even with scale to print. If there were a way to view an OneNote page in multiple pages displayed in the size desired, I can easily write within the page and avoid any printing disasters. Thus, I recommend that 'Section' be named 'Chapter' and 'Page' be named 'Section' instead, and have the ability…

                  5 votes
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                  • Fill Shapes or Selections with Colours still Not here 2017

                    HI Guys
                    Here we are in 2017 and this feature still not implemented in OneNote but Word Excel & PP have it. But OneNote is tagged as a great drawing app!!!
                    We are not talking of a NASA think tank just get it sorted Microsoft.
                    See old requests here https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_onenote-mso_other/onenote-2010-fill-a-standard-shape-with-a-color/ad36cd9e-485d-e011-8dfc-68b599b31bf5

                    61 votes
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                    • Make font go back to default after using math shortcuts please

                      I like to type my school notes and explain what is happening and I go between math typing and regular typing using keyboard shortcuts. I have to add on a lot of extra time constantly switching the text back. With how many times I have to switch between math and regular text when talking about something like magnetic/electric fields, this is a huge time wasting problem.

                      If I use the ctrl+shift+n method to go back to default text it removes my bullet point format (which I use for everything) as well as any formatting such as bolding and italicizing (which…

                      7 votes
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                      • Allow collapsing of multiple levels of sub-pages

                        Would be great if we could have the ability to collapse pages like this:

                        Suppose we have a section for a course, say MATH.

                        MATH (collapsible)
                        Module 1 (Collapsible)
                        1.14
                        1.15
                        1.18
                        Module 2 (Collapsible)
                        2.1
                        2.2
                        (etc etc)

                        Right now, only the first level (MATH) is collapsible.

                        Thanks!

                        78 votes
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                        • Merge OneNote Windows 10 and OneNote 2016 - there's no reason for diff't programs with the same names

                          I can't keep track of the diff btwn OneNote 2016, and One Note Windows. The features are diff't in each, and a workbook in one doesn't show up in the other. Either give the programs name that clearly distinguish their diff's, or just merged all the features into one program and remove the confusing duplication.

                          72 votes
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                          • Stop Forcing Us to Login on UWP App

                            Why must I provide Ms with my account before I use the app?? I don't store my notes on cloud

                            3 votes
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                            • Ability to insert a link to a OneDrive file

                              While in OneNote or OneDrive, you should be able to automatically insert a link to a file within a note. Currently you have to go get the link from OneDrive and paste it into OneNote like any other webpage link. It would be great to have the ability to easily link files you reference in a note without the extra steps.

                              7 votes
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                              • Bring back being able to insert image from scanner!

                                Bring back being able to insert image from scanner!

                                41 votes
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                                • New aggressive Purple color sucks, burns my eyes!

                                  New aggressive Purple color sucks, burns my eyes!

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Sub Pages more than two levels

                                    To organize my work I need more than two level of subpages. Minimum ten level will be good. Maximum 20 level will be great. On other respect One Note is great. For time being I have to find other alternative until you get it right

                                    4 votes
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                                    • Bullet Journals and page templates

                                      I have a 'Bullet Journal' type of section which is really just a bunch of unaesthetic tables I've built.

                                      It would be great if OneNote gave us an option to create specific types of Notebooks. For example, a bullet journal outfitted with popular 'stamps' the ability to create our own stamps, etc. (Like for weather, Names of Months, etc.) and would contain page templates tailored to such a purpose (like the signature 'BuJo' pages).

                                      'Notebook' templates could be designed for anything that ON is used for that has a very similar look and commonly used (or needed functions) for various…

                                      7 votes
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                                      • Can we have sorting functionality?

                                        Please add sorting functionality to pages and sections.

                                        23 votes
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                                        • OneNote Accessiblity

                                          We have users who are colorblind and cannot see the grey box/border that is placed around text when added to a page. Page background colors are all pastel and don't offer enough contrast to "see" the box. And page colors do not change when the office theme is changed. Users are having to blindly move their mouse around until the cursor changes.

                                          Please:
                                          - offer darker page backgrounds, or
                                          - change the border color to be darker than the light grey, or
                                          - provide the ability to change the color of that border so that users can define it according…

                                          1 vote
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