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  1. Get the thumbnails back after restored.

    When I restored all of the documents from Itune, all the thumbnails were gone.

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      • allow preview browsing in dropbox import

        it would be better to be able to preview images and files in the dropbox import window as its hard to remember a photo name especially if its just a number...

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        • fix rotate page

          yes you can rotate the PAGE 180 degrees but the image/notes/drawing do not rotate with it!

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          • AirTuner support.

            I want to pull all my sheet music (PDF) into the notes v4 app so I have all my notes, teachers' notes and music in one place. Nice to be able to turn the pages while playing with the Bluetooth AirTuner. Please see the Music Notes app.\

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            • Hey, i think ist Time to change goodnotes a Little bit.

              Goodnotes, its an Great App! But me and muy buddys are Little Angel about the toolbar, when we have to change Color or the th thickness we always have to Open the Context menue it Costs a lot of workflow

              Apps like Wink habe this Feature but this is the only good Thing on this App .

              So i Hope i can reach enough of you guys to Change this.

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              • Provide a more effective way of switching to previously used pen colors

                I often switch pen colors but can't always remember the exact shade when switching back to a previously used pen color. A desired feature would be to use the lasso tool to select a portion of the screen with a previously used pen color. A lasso option would allow the user to change the current pen color to match the previous pen color inside the selected region. If there is more than one pen color in the region, the user would be able to select from a short list of only those pen colors present in the region.

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                • Erase activation using gesture shortcut

                  I would like a gesture to activate the erase button so that I don't need to move my arm to the top or bottom to tap on the eraser. Because Apple Pencil does not have an eraser it would be nice if we have a double
                  tap or two finger tap to activate the eraser. This could be equivalent to activating the eraser using the menu. So after a single erase it could deselect.

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                  • I want to be able to zoom feature different positions like horizontally while the page is still straight for drawing certain charts

                    If u look at the photo I had to literally lock the screen bend the iPad and write all that stuff basically wat I'm getting at is allow a horizontal oriented page and Also allow to rotate the zoom feature around diagonally horizontally or vertical

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                        • please add camera icon

                          i use this app a lot for creating work instructions. Please add a camera icon to easily add photos.

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                          • Highlighting hotkey on Mac version

                            It would be very helpful to have a hotkey assigned to highlight selected text.

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                            • Add an option to disable camera flash by default or restore last state of flash

                              When taking pictures at conference sessions you have to manuLly disable the camera flash each time you take a picture. This takes a lot of time.

                              Please add an option to generally disable the flash or remember the setting of the last time the camera has been used.

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                              • 3 votes
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                                • Need touchable thumbnail scoll-bar.

                                  It's hard to swipe when I work with a lot of pages.

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                                    • Search notes

                                      I use GoodNotes for editing PDF editions of books & short stories, and have a lot of notes, even within categories. It would save me a lot of time if I could search by name and/or keyword to find a specific note rather than having to scroll through to find the one I want.

                                      A sort option (alphabetical and date, etc.) would also be handy.

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                                      • show page # on main screen

                                        Show the page # when you are on main screen

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                                        • Passwod

                                          I just need a password when I share my ipad。

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