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  1. The ability to push items (tabs) (Subtabs) from a master notebook to various class notebook

    I have a master notebook where all my planning and various classes work is. I would like to be able to push the information to my individual class notebooks without having to do a copy function. This way any changes I make in my master automatically flow through to my individual class notebooks.

    8 votes
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    • so kids can bring any device, make the audio and video formats mp3 and 4

      so kids can bring any device, make the audio and video formats mp3 and 4

      8 votes
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      • Be able to change names of students notebook to identify student better.

        Would like to be able to customize the names of students notebooks. Currently at our district students are identified by first and last initial and a number code. I wish I could change these codes to their names since many have the same initials.

        6 votes
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        • A cool backround

          Is there anyway to default an all back background. I've used an image but it's not the best. An all black background looks great on a projector for handwriting or notes.

          8 votes
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          • Automatically Update Class Notebook Members when Office 365 Group membership Updates

            We have out MIS/SIS teaching groups automatically sync with Exchange/AD/Office 365 Groups. However, when those groups' membership changes, Class Notebooks that use those groups don't automatically update membership.

            Currently the user needs to 'know' that a teaching group has been updated to then go to update the Student Membership of the Class Notebook.

            I would appreciate Class Notebooks automatically updating it's membership when AD/Exchange/Office 365 group membership updates, or at least sending me an alert prompting me to re-sync the group in my Class Notebook.

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            8 votes
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            • New student homework dashboard

              When a student completes/changes a pages on the homework tab, it could show a notification on the teachers front page that links to the work.

              8 votes
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              • Make draw toolbar floating

                Many students and teachers cannot reach the draw toolbar when the onenote is projected on an interactive whiteboard..would be good to be able to dock the toolbar to the side or bottom of the page

                8 votes
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                • colour options on page tabs

                  Some way that teachers can quickly and easily provide clear feedback so that teacher comments appear like movable post-it notes.

                  8 votes
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                  • Social comments in OneNote

                    I use OneNote for everything within my team.

                    It would be very nice if everyone can comment on section and pages or content in OneNote. something which is similar to Blog, Facebook comment or Twitter comment feature.

                    7 votes
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                    • Type inline with rule lines, when enabled.

                      The option to have writing paper lines in OneNote is super clever. Except, the whole idea of the surface 3 experience is that you can both wright naturally and type your notes all in one place. When the graph lines are enabled and you decide to type instead of write, it is impossible to correctly stay in the lines. It becomes messy and unnatural.

                      8 votes
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                      • Differentiation between OneNote Notebooks and Class Notebook Creator notebooks.

                        Suggesting to have different notebook icons or divided sections to keep better track of which notebooks are OneNote and which are Class Notebook Creator.

                        6 votes
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                        • Need a solution on how to extend the OneNote page A4 to multi pages like MSWord

                          When chosing A4 as a paper format it is only possible to fill one a4 paper. If the text gets longer I'm basically "writing" on grey layer which is kind of annoying because the contrast between the grey and the text-font is not strong enough.

                          Therefore I'd like to have the possibility to write texts that fill multiple A4 pages like in MS Word.

                          7 votes
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                          • Highlight student names when in their notebook

                            Is it possible to highlight student names when you are in their notebook? At the moment, if I am marking Abbie's work, she doesn't name all of her pages and I can't quickly tell if I am in her notebook or John's. Thanks.

                            7 votes
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                            • Collaboration Pages are clunky

                              I tried to create a collaboration between grade-level classes, allowing juniors to partner with freshman on a paper. The goal was to have freshman post drafts to a group page and allow the juniors to make comments. Google docs allow students to work on the page at the same time--but OneNote did not. There were constant sync/conflict errors and collaboration could not be dedicated to specific groups. It was very cumbersome. There should be a way to put groups together in the collaboration space.

                              7 votes
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                              • Save button before exit a page OneNote

                                Right now when we open a page in OneNote, we can add whatever content and OneNote saves it automatically. This feature is fantastic fine.

                                But it would be nice if we also can have an additional option where the system always ask user if he/she want to change the new edited content or not, this feature is similar to Word and Excel.

                                This process will hinder any accidentally or unwanted changes in OneNote.

                                5 votes
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                                • View multiple notes at once

                                  I get an assignment in PDF, I want to look at the question from the assignment, and at the notes from class simultaneously as well as be able to write on a new note my solution to the question. It's hard keep switching from one page to another full screen - I lose track of what I was doing. Sometimes I just need to have a few formulas in front of me, and keep on working on my current page. I use the iPad pro, and it has enough space to have at least 2 pages showing at once, if…

                                  6 votes
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                                  • Feature: One Note as centralized Vocabulary-Storage

                                    I usen and love OneNote to collect Ideas, texts etc. - working from different Computers and smart devices. Quite often I stumble over new words, definitions, quotes etc. that I want to learn and memorize. Currently I write them into a dedicated OneNote page, but this is quite cumbersome: sorting is limited, when using an IPad there is allways the danger of accidently deleting other entries and it is diffcult to have a consequtive page that can be printed as a list.

                                    What would be so cool: .... having a OneNote-Template, where you could add Words, Definitions and Topic Areas.…

                                    7 votes
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                                      • Grant access to OneDrive File linked to OneNote Notebook's

                                        Could be grand access (automatically Share) a file stored on OneDrive once we link it to a Notebook's so that anybody having access to my Notebook would automatically also do to my OneDrive file and contribute to it?

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Ability to rotate objects with the pen or finger such as in Adobe Illustrator.

                                          Drawing freehand often means the drawing is way off being upright. Ability to rotate a object such as drawing. text or objects like Adobe Illustrator.

                                          6 votes
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