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  1. OneNote Classroom SharePoint app share with security groups

    There is a very nice OneNote ClassRoom app where 'teachers' can invite 'students' to join a teachers OneNote but this is on an idividual basis. The teachers need to add all students individualy. In a school with classroom of 20+ students per class and 80+ classrooms and a multitude of lessons per class, this is a horrible job and not even manageable. We allready have all students in security/distribution groups (synced with AD) we can use this everywhere in SharePoint. Why not in the OneNote Classroom app???

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    • Pen in place tool selection

      User group >> Surface pen user
      Problem >> Changing between often used tools takes time and you need to leave the place where you work. Especially for the eraser that's annoying.
      Story >> As a pen user I want to select my favorite tools in place at the tip of my pen just by clicking the side button of the pen and automatically switching between these tools.
      Implemented as >> Like the tool selection dot in drawboard OR the tools scroll/swap through while the pen button is pressed.

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      • Ability to clear recent ink marks

        I have screen clips of my Math Book. I work on the pages with students during station work. It would be nice to be able to clear ink notations that I recently added. Since I will work through a section over the course of 2 or 3 days in class.

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        • Please make it easier for students to launch their class notebook on their devices!

          I use the Class Notebook with my 7-9 year-olds quite a lot and love it. I am often in a situation where I'm trying to convince other staff that One Note is actually a time-saver and incredibly useful in the long run and worth the time it takes to set it up. Most of my colleagues who are willing to give it a try give up after creating their class notebook because the set-up on student devices has so many steps. They write the whole program off as requiring too much time and never try it again.

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          • Add Action Links

            Similar to PowerPoint, I'm looking for a way to add an audio link to an image, so that if the student mouses over, or clicks on the image, the audio will play. Currently I can add the audio link, but when clicked it activates the playback tab rather than playing.

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            • Changing the preset date in OnNote notebook

              The new document comes with a preset historical date. How can I change the date? I tried clicking on it and looking through the menus. Did I miss something?

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              • iPad - add 'scissors' to be able to circulate some selection of my class notes and then drag and drop them somewhere

                This feature is done in other good iPad note taking apps such as GoodNotes - you can circulate with your finger/pen some area of the note, and then easily drag it anywhere you want on the page. It would be helpful, especially as sometimes the prof. adds something on the board that he had forgotten about initially. The desktop version seems to be able to handle it (although it's just in rectangular form using the mouse).

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                • It would be nice to be able to color code the student folders for teacher groupings.

                  Some teacher like to put more than 1 class in a class notebook. If they could color code the student folders they could then give each class a different color.

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                  • Merge some steps to 1 page when creating a notebook.

                    When creating a class notebook, marge the lines to enter names (class, teacher & student) all on one page. This reduces number of steps, so easier for the class creator.

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                    • Have an object/structure/template that can be used to create a forum.

                      Have an object/structure/template that can be used to create a forum.

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                      • Content Library - disable from Admin level?

                        I love this product. However, we deliver learning resources via our LMS. This provides many features, such as analysis of student interaction that enables prediction of academic performance. We want to keep this, while using the other features of Class Notebook Creator.
                        However, if the Content Library is available to teachers, some may use it to deliver content, which would circumvent our organizational goals.
                        Is there a way to turn off this component at the Admin level?

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                        • Concern about students creating class notebooks

                          I have just experienced a curious anomaly. We have Office enterprise licenses for our classroom machines so I installed Office 2016 in my classroom for some planned PD with instructors. I also installed the OneNote add-in. We use a generic log-in to the machines. Each instructor has a faculty license Office 365 account. Students have a student license. Without logging into Office 365, I started OneNote 2016, I could see the Class notebook tab. I tried to create a class notebook WITH A OFFICE 365 STUDENT LICENSE. I logged into OneNote with the student ID. I did not realize that…

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                          • Share Class & Staff Notebooks to OneDrive for Business for users without Exchange enabled must be possible

                            Its not practical to deliver the Exchange service to young students. There are also legal implications doing so.

                            If Exchange is disabled on user before they sign in, sharing to Onedrive "Shared with me" folder will not work.

                            Only after Exchange is provisioned on the user account sharing to Onedrive "Shared with me" folder will work.

                            Using and sharing Class and Staff Notebooks should work regardless of the Exhange service is provisioned or not on the user object.

                            Ref: Office365 Service Request Ticket 616033193686580, stating this is "by design".

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                            • Télécharger le complément Bloc-notes pour la classe pour mac os

                              Le complément pour Mac OS n'existe pas (apparemment)

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                                • Make it easier to fix when teachers in support of a student want to have access to a class notebook

                                  It seems like when I share a link with my peers to grant them access to one of my class notebooks the link only works for a little while... then something happens, maybe an update, and they can't see my folders in the notebook anymore.

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                                  • The OneNote Welcome tab is intimidating for new users. Rename it... "How To" and have a "Welcome" page that is actually welcoming.

                                    When I first got access to OneNote Class Notebooks, I spent hours on the 365 web interface trying to set up stuff, added students, watched the intro video... an advertisement for the features, with little information about HOW TO CREATE MY OWN WELCOME PAGE AND GET A STUDENT TO SEE IT FIRST! I finally abandoned the idea.

                                    Now I have completed a full day training and finally got the idea that I can rename the tab and create my own welcome. Shouldn't have needed to spend an entire day being dragged through the entire process of edits, all of which…

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                                    • Ability to make the cursor look like a pointing hand for lecturing

                                      When I am lecturing I would like to be able to indicate something on the OneNote page, about which I am talking. Being able to turn the cursor insert point into a pointing finger on a hand would be nice.

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                                      • Use OneNote in the middle of the Occupy Mars Learning Adventures program for building better NGSS & CCSS connections with all students.

                                        We are traveling up and down the state of California training students to become Jr. astronauts, engineers and scientists. This program is called the Occupy Mars Learning Adventures. We have found a creative way to use one note with our scientific and engineering software for science experiments and our Mars rovers. Our students are prototyping the Mars experience. www.OccupyMars.WordPress.com. We need the One Note Team to see what we are doing on the new wide screen iPad and the Surface 3.

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