OneNote for Windows

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  1. Add options for search-folder picker

    when 'sending to OneNote' or doing a move/copy operation, there is a search-folder-picker dialogue that comes up. Please ad an option to 'send to section'. Why??? I have very large notebooks with many many sections. I frequently find the section where I want something to go by searching for key words on pages in the section. The search shows me the name of the section and then I search for it. What I would like is to eliminate the need for one of the searches by adding a button to 'send to the section that the selected page is in'.…

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    • Better OCR to match OneDrive

      OneDrive has much better OCR than OneNote (2013 for Windows) and it can read text more accurately, and occasionally identifies text in images where OneNote fails to recognize any text at all!

      ex. http://1drv.ms/11q5Org

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      • Pressing "Enter" to create more lines/space in OneNote Pages

        Say we have a page of typed up notes in OneNote. At the bottom of the page, say we have inserted an "arrow" to point at another textbox. Now, if I were to go back to the middle of the paragraph and press "Enter" because I need to add an extra line/sentence, all of the typed up notes would shift down one line but the shape that I've drawn with the shapes tool will stay in the same area.

        Could it be made so that pressing enter will shift ALL of OneNote down instead of just the text?

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        • Censorship Concern (auto-correct)

          This is a small example of a potentially larger issues with autocorrect. I am a student in a psychology graduate program and was typing notes in class on my surface pro 3 using the OneNote modern app (which I absolutely love). I was taking notes on OCD, and had to type the word porn, which autocorrected to poon. I just noticed too that I may have jumped the gun because it just autocorrected the word to poon again in this comment box, so it could be a windows 8 issue, but I don't have the time now to test it…

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          • Allow the OneNote notebook display name to sync with the internet explorer link that is saved on OneDrive

            The current settings for OneNote do not sync the display name of your notebook with the link that is save on your OneDrive. Even after moving a notebook to a new folder location within the OneDrive, the notebook will keep the display name that was used upon creation of the notebook. If you do want the name of the notebook and the saved link to match you must manually change the name of the link that is saved on your OneDrive. Unlike the other microsoft office apps, the OneNote files do not have a OneNote icon when viewed from the…

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            • [New label function] 新增標簽功能

              請讓個頁面可以能標注標簽,

              提供另一個輕量級索引與分類的方式。

              謝謝!

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              • More intuitive UI button mapping suggestion

                For the Surface pro 3 and other penned devices like Galaxy note 3 let the pens hardware eraser button instead toggle between the two circle menu types.

                Under the current set up it limits the workflow requiring a mouse, finger touch or keyboard tap to bring up the secondary text menu, this is .... well stupid.

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                • One note help needs major

                  OneNote Help > Find "edit styles": keyboard shortcuts, choose how spell, What does Not enabled..., Create or customize page template, ADHD and me.

                  I got ADHD

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                  • Holding the start button to create a quick note

                    On the surface 2 or other windows devices with the "touch start button". It would be nice if you can press and hold that to open a quick note rather than looking for the app then opening it then creating a new page then typing/writing the note. I think this would be better because it is a quicker easier way to open a quick note.

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                    • Move equation cursor to first box of e.g. superscripts

                      When entering an equation and I choose something from the design bar (e.g. a super- or sub-script or a large operator), it would be great if the cursor got moved inside of the left-most box so I could start typing right away, rather than having to first move the cursor. In the included image, I'd like the cursor to start where the arrow is pointing, instead of where it is.

                      http://imgur.com/PSusSBW.png

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                      • Integrate File Explorer in Pages for all systems

                        I see a need to have the ability to have and insert File Explorer similar to Table or Excel object into in any page.

                        Having this ability would make a great improvements in gathering information and links in OneNote

                        This functionality should work on Windows and on Windows Phone and I assume other devices/OSes as well. Hopefully Microsoft could make this function available as an Add-on to existing OneNote 2007/2010/2013 in i that way could test and improve until implementing it permanently on future versions of OneNote

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                        • Search hyperlink under the text

                          Hello. I like OneNote very much, and that is why I'd like to suggest one more important thing to improve it.
                          Search should to look not only for the text in all books, but also among the links under the text!
                          You may look this short video to understand what i mean http://goo.gl/QA8N7y
                          With best regards, Ivan

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                          • Improved exporting to single file webpage (mht)

                            Currently when the file is exported, the different headers are individually formatted with the font characteristics on each line. It would be nice if they also included a class attribute. For example, class=h1 for all paragraphs in OneNote that were formatted with the Header 1 style.

                            Additionally, it would be nice if OneNote id'd each paragraph in the document with a unique ID - that way, the file could reference the different parts of a document with a url. It wouldn't need to be the whole GUID each paragraph receives within the program, just the portion of the reference seperates…

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                            • May have already been suggested but my three are list related

                              1) list view summary option like EverNote snippet view
                              2) better custom tags to make it easier to search
                              3) option to show tags at end of title on lists

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                                • Ability to access either the desktop or app version from within the program, or switch between them without exiting.

                                  Having two different versions of the program is inconvenient. If you want to switch to the other interface, you have to go out of the program and start the other one. Having a "switching button" on the ribbon under "View" would solve the problem.

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                                    • Add focus mode

                                      Add focus move (similar to one in iA Writer: http://www.iawriter.com/mac/) that 1) keeps all text except current sentence/paragraph grayed out, 2) keeps level of text entry at same height of screen.

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                                      • On Surface Pro 3, sometimes my stroke is not recognized in the handwriting version of the on-screen keyboard

                                        If I use the on-screen keyboard with stylus and hand-writing detection that I think has been around with windows for a while on the Surface Pro 3, often my first stroke is not recognized.

                                        Thank you!

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                                        • OneNote的OCR功能

                                          我最喜欢OneNote的OCR功能,远超很多所谓的专业OCR。但还是有一些小问题。之前不知向哪儿反馈,这次趁机反馈了。
                                          一、字与字直接的空格是怎么回事?
                                          二、希望你们能把繁简字分开,一篇文章多数是简体字的时候,就不要老是识别为繁体字了,同理,多数是繁体字的时候,简体字出现的优先级也要调低;
                                          三、英文斜体字识别很差,几乎无法识别(也许是因为多数文本都是简体汉字);
                                          四、经常吞字,最常吞的是“一”,我觉得吞字不要紧,但至少那边留一个小符号提示我们一下吧?
                                          五、经常吞标点,同上,留一个统一的“吞字符”下来,作为提示;
                                          六、连续数字超过2个的时候就会吞数字;
                                          七、省略号总是识别有问题;
                                          八、前引号没问题,后引号总出现问题(80%的情况后引号是识别成英文的);
                                          九、“儿”字总识别失败,会裂开;
                                          十、“但”字也会裂;
                                          十一、“人”、“入”总是识别不清,这类相近字应该更仔细地识别。

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