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  1. Cross Notebook Distribution

    OneNote needs to have all of the Cross Notebook Distribution options that OneNote 2016 has. Right now, I teach three different sections of the same course. In OneNote, I have to make a copy of the same page in each notebook and distribute the same page three times. In 2016, I only had to make the page once and could distribute it to all three class sections that I have. OneNote 2016 also allows you to make student groups, which is awesome for differentiation. OneNote does not have this option. To me, this is a GAPING hole in the app.

    117 votes
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  2. In the app, allow “File Printout” for all file types (not just PDFs).

    In the app, allow “File Printout” for all file types (not just PDFs).

    77 votes
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  3. Option to distribute more than one page at a time.

    As per OneNote 2016 having the ability to distribute more than one page at a time to student notebooks

    23 votes
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  4. 15 votes
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  5. "section group"

    In one note app, provide the same functions for distributing a new blank section group to all students, and then distributing new blank sections to that group that already exists in one note 2016. I would use some of the enhancements to section groups requested in other threads if they become available, but a first (and hopefully simple and quick step) would be to just port the existing functions over to the new app.

    48 votes
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  6. Review Student Work in Section Groups

    Please allow us to see pages and tabs in section groups in the OneNote App when we are reviewing student work! Currently we can only see tabs in the main notebook, but no tabs in section groups show up. I create a new section group for each unit, so I cannot review student work since it isn't visible. Once again I am forced to return to ON 2016... Pretty please!

    17 votes
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  7. Consistency across all versions of OneNote and ClassNotebook

    There are such huge inconsistencies in OneNoteOnline, ClassNoteBook, OneNote Desktop App. It means you are juggling between them all to achieve one thing. Not a happy state of affairs. Sometimes achieving noting as a consequence.
    For example:

    The lack of Forms for quizzes in one and not another.
    The lack of Connections in one and not another
    The lack of ClassNotebook tab online

    There is a large list but just one solution, every feature across all versions.

    188 votes
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  8. Multiple page distribution from Windows 10 App

    Multiple page distribution from OneNote 2016 is now wholly unreliable. Recently distributed multiple pages and 72 hours later students still had not got the pages. Major disruption to teaching! Same content had to be distributed page by page from Windows 10 App. Time consuming! When is multiple page distribution coming to the Windows 10 App. LONG OVERDUE ...

    11 votes
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  9. Lock pages so the students can’t delete them!

    Today the students did a test in OneNote Classroom.

    A big problem I have is that students can delete the pages themeselves.

    I had a student today that wasn´t pleased with his test so he deleted it before I

    had corrected it.

    My wish is that I can lock the pages so the students can´t delete them themselves.

    35 votes
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  10. Distributions to Inidividual Pupils

    Hi guys,

    can we add the feature on the old app to distribute just to individual pupils please?

    thanks,
    Tom

    6 votes
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  11. Ability to distribute multiple pages at once in online version of Class Notebook

    Distributing multiple pages at once with a simple check box tool in the online version of Class Notebook would save a significant amount of time.

    14 votes
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  12. Lock pages

    After distributing a page to students, I would like to mark and review their work and stop them from editing . Onenote team suggested to copy page to my folder! I have a class of 20, I cannot move all their doc 1 by 1 to the teacher folder or make a copy … it would be a waste of time and space- Teachers should have a padlock - so a Homework/page is locked - Students cannot edit again!

    168 votes
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  13. distribute pages

    The ability to distribute multiple pages simultaneously would be very useful. For certain materials I like to keep things on separate pages and right now I can only distribute one page at a time.

    25 votes
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  14. distribute page to groups/individuals in App

    In the App version I cannot distribute page to groups and/or individual students. Hoping this feature is added so my district can make the switch to App instead of 2016. Differentiation is a cornerstone for how we use OneNote. Same goes for Cross Distribution for middle/high school teachers with multiple classes.

    10 votes
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  15. Distribute page does not work to section groups

    It appears that there is a bug in the UWP OneNote and online OneNote class notebook tool for distributing pages and reviewing work. The problem below does not occur in OneNote 2016 and as far as I can see the notebook is not corrupted.

    The issue is that both UWP and online versions of the class notebook tool do not recognise section groups in the student area, only sections. This means that content cannot be distributed to section groups and work in section groups cannot be easily marked using the 'review student work' tool. I hope this is functionality that…

    9 votes
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  16. Allow printouts for Word and PowerPoint in Windows 10 App

    Gradually switching over to Windows 10 App from OneNote 2016 and over the next year training staff. Can't seem to find a way to add a printout of Word and PowerPoint. This means that staff will have to convert to PDF before inserting existing teaching resources. Want to make OneNote as easy as possible for staff and do not want to train in two different versions. Is file printout for documents other than PDF on its way soon? Please say Yes!

    6 votes
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  17. Distribute to Individuals or Subgroups

    I am trialling the OneNote that comes with Windows 10 (since we heard 2016 wasn't being developed) and can't find the feature to distribute to individuals or a subgroup that is available in OneNote 2016

    5 votes
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  18. Distributing page to groups across class notebooks

    It would be great to have the ability to distribute a page to student groups across notebooks outside of the originating class notebook.

    19 votes
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  19. Deleting a Distributed Page

    Please allow me the option to delete a distributed page without having to go into each student's section.

    113 votes
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    Thanks for the feedback on this. After distributing pages to students, under the “Distribute Page” menu you can click the Undo option revert the distribution. Note that this option is only available within the current session you distributed the content in. There is no explicit delete option after this because it could potentially delete content added by students to their individual notebooks.

  20. Individual and group distribution in Win10 App.

    Please add individual and group distribution to the Win10 Onenote app as in Onenote2016. The ability of the teacher to differentiate assignments for individuals or groups of students is perhaps the most powerful feature of Onenote 2016. Unfortunately it is possible in the Win10 Onenote app.

    11 votes
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