OneNote for Windows

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  1. O365 meeting integration

    In onenote 2016 you could click a button in the outlook meeting, all meeting information opened in a new note and if you used Skype for business in tracked attendance. It was brilliant. Now as 2016 is deprecated we corporate users are losing this great productivity feature. Please please revive it

    23 votes
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    • Replay typed text word by word

      It would be great, if you could increase the resolution of your "Replay feature", so that not only every sentence but every typed word becomes visible.

      This would be a great tool for teachers to gain insight how exactly the students results came about.

      Replaying typed text word by word would also be a great tool to identify plagiarism, since students tend to copy and paste whole sentences.

      8 votes
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      • Code block

        I'd really like to ability to insert a code block. Just a simple block that has a different background than the surrounding text.

        If this were paired with source code formatting, and editing, that would be an amazing enhancement to OneNote.

        28 votes
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        • 33 votes
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          • default font color

            Be able to change the default font color

            15 votes
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            • Insert Screen Clipping

              Bring back Insert Screen Clipping in the Insert menu. Same functionality as Outlook 2016.

              19 votes
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              • Add Transparency Options on Pens!

                It would be amazing if you could add a transparency option to the pen selection.
                This way it would function exactly like an Highlighter but it would have a rounded edge, much neater than the highlight version and way easier to manipulate when used to fill and outline things!

                In alternative, just add the option to choose different highlight shapes!

                71 votes
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                • local

                  Store Notebooks on local drives,

                  i think every business customers of Microsoft (companies) need to store their notebooks on local drives or on networkshares in their local network. When i look here is every second ideo the storage on local drives.

                  This is so important.

                  38 votes
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                  • Sort Pages

                    Add ability to sort Pages

                    30 votes
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                    • Please Do Not Discontinue OneNote for Windows - Laptops & Tablets Often Don't Have Internet Available

                      I'm hearing rumors that Microsoft is thinking about eliminating the desktop version. Please do not. There are many times when I am in a building needing to take notes and do not have internet available for my Surface tablet.

                      251 votes
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                      • Ability to work with locally saved notebooks

                        Please add the feature to work with local notebooks. Let us create, open and edit notebooks saved locally. Cloud is convenient but please don't force us to move everything to the cloud.

                        8 votes
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                        • page size

                          Have a function to show page limits to make printing notes / homework easier. Having to guess page size is annoying. Thank you.

                          23 votes
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                          • Add Quick Note to Windows 10 App

                            The piece I love about the desktop version is being able to rightclick on the taskbar and do "new quick note". It is far superior to Stickies, but it isn't available in the Windows 10 app. Please add it to the Windows 10 App.

                            57 votes
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                            • Better support for neo2 keyboardlayout

                              The neo2 keyboard layout is a usercreated layout optimized for the german language as well as programming in general. It utilizes 6 layers to support a wider range of characters and shortcuts (https://neo-layout.org/). On the forth layer the sdef keys (on a regular layout) function as arrow keys similar to wasd in gaming.

                              As described in https://wiki.neo-layout.org/ticket/358 OneNote ignores any of the arrow-key strokes provided by our Autohotkey implementation of the layout. In other programs including Office applications it does work.

                              We would love to see a change in OneNote to fix this issue.

                              Greetings,

                              Xlaech & the…

                              7 votes
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                              • Search and replace function

                                Please add search and replace function to OneNote! (very useful to bulk change words to an abbreviation)

                                179 votes
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                                • Text recognition from images

                                  Although UWP OneNote supports ink-to-text, image-to-text is exclusive to OneNote 2016. Hope the OCR feature can be brought back!

                                  8 votes
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                                  • Excel

                                    Excel is nicely integrated in OneNote 2016. However, in the Windows 10 version of OneNote the Excel integration is gone. Will Excel be added to the Windows 10 version of OneNote? If not, we will be using OneNote 2016 until it is.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • one press undo button

                                      Recently it was changed so I need to click twice in tablet mode to undo. Why? This is way less intuitive than it was before with one press. It makes undoing multiple things much more difficult. Please bring back the old undo button

                                      11 votes
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                                      • Please add the features of OneNote2016 to the OneNote UWP

                                        OneNote UWP's features is so weak now, you just need to copy the features of OneNote 2016 into OneNote UWP. Users will thank you a a lot.

                                        However, you haven't been able to add a bit of functionality to the UWP version for years.Do you guys given how weak it is.?
                                        How dare you kill OneNote2016?

                                        OneNote UWP is so much worse than OneNote2016.

                                        Will you be ashamed of your salary?

                                        16 votes
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                                        • Include number list style 1.1, 1.1.1 etc.

                                          Please implement the 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2 format for number lists. This is the most common list style I use in Word (for content pages etc.) and I don't understand why it is not available in OneNote.

                                          47 votes
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