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  1. Handwriting Recognition Visual Feedback

    I battle between goodnotes and smart notes that actually highlights around the edges of the letter or number to allow feedback that the character has been recognized. Often, I want to know if The text recognition will recognize my notes.

    On top of that, another feature would be to have a "pencil" mode where I can draw shapes and anything that won't be considered text, thus not confusing the app later for OCR

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    • Please add that stuff

      - Mac support (iCloud Drive Support, open the edited PDF on mac)
      - WebDAV, FTP etc. support incl. auto sync of the folders
      - more pens, like a pencil etc. (like noteshelf app)
      - add forms instead of drawing them

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      • 12 votes
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        • Add multiple images in one go.

          It's cumbersome to add the individual images in a notebook. If it can be done in one go then it would be time saving money less irritating. Notes in the form of images on which imp stuff can be written or highlighted. I rely on it frequently.

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          • Add Adobe Creative Cloud support for importing and exporting files.

            I currently have all my design pdfs synced in Adobe Creative Cloud at work and I'd love the ability to import a file into GoodNotes for markup and export it back without having to use the extra step moving it to dropbox first.

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            • Delete a notebook

              Being new to good note, I started the notebook that I decided I don't want to use it would be great if I could delete the notebook and start over. How do I do that

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              • 23 votes
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                • Wordmodus - for summarys

                  it would be so good if we could write summarys on Goodnotes in a beautifully textmode, but without loosing the flexibility of handwriting. this could be useful if you have some mathematical things to write a summary about, and now and then have to add a formula.

                  Please!

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                  • Mirroring goodnotes-multiple pages

                    I mirror iPad Air2 using Apple tv onto my LED tv. I am unable to show 2 pages of goodnotes on the LED tv, at the same time. The do ument happens to be a question paper for the class test. Please advise!!

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                    • Multiple Google Drive accounts

                      I have personal and work google drive accounts--an easier way toswap between them would be great!

                      Now I have to turn Google Drive off and on and re-enter the other account details. #pain

                      thanks!

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                        • Bring back full screen Edit mode on iPad

                          Non distractive full screen mode on iPad was one of my favorite feature.
                          Please bring it back!

                          Somehow after this small changes, I stopped using GoodNotes,,,

                          49 votes
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                          • 9 votes
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                            • Making group

                              Grouping annotations with the lasso tool . Able to turn these groups. Adding a graduated rule angle and length (as the new rule in Apple Note) . Thank you!

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                              • Setup user defined styles for headings, body text, bullet points etc

                                Allow user to setup pre-defined styles which correspond to headings, body text, bullet points, captions, hyperlinks etc. This could be useful in converting to text, searching within documents (e.g. Using outline of headings) etc.

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                                • Page flattening

                                  When I draw a lot of freehand on a page, the app can get a little bit unresponsive. Perhaps flattening the page could free some resources? This could also be used to create backgrounds.

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                                  • Lock the paper orientation to use it as a real paper.

                                    Lock the paper orientation so you can rotate the iPad as you want and type text in any orientation like using a real paper.

                                    29 votes
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                                    • @GoodNotesApp please add to goodnotes4 FULLSCREEN WRITING MODE as "noteplus app"s top-right corner toggle button. thank you.better than upad

                                      please add to goodnotes4 FULLSCREEN WRITING MODE as "noteplus app"s top-right corner toggle button. thank you.better than upad

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                                      • 6 votes
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