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  1. Add space for custom header and footer, page number, date or logo

    There must be facility to add header or footers, page number, date (on any page I wanted), logos (in header or footer)

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        PLEASE ENABLE TO POST AN REFERENCE ON A PLACE IM THE NOTEBOOK AND AFTER MAKE A REFERENCE TO IT. This is not the same as search. Thanks

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        • 4 votes
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          • Option to add a PDF to a notebook in the same way as images

            Have the option to add a PDF so that the PDF pages can be resized (like adding an image) to allow notes to be recorded to the side of it rather than having to annotate on top of it or switch between pages.

            6 votes
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            • A builtin dictionary when reading a PDF

              I'd like to be able to select a word and get it's definition quickly, could be very useful!!

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              • Edit text

                It would be great to be able to select a text box previously created and edit/add to it

                9 votes
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                • Clickable links

                  Create clickable links to telephone numbers, web sites,...
                  Sorry for my bad English.
                  Un saludo desde Spain.

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                  • Print selected thumbnails

                    When choosing to print, it would be nice to have the option to print selected thumbnails. This is a very common feature on the apple prince preface.

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                    • Add a voice feature to add audio recordings to notes.

                      I'd like to add audio recordings to notes. I teach grade 4 and use good notes exclusively to replace paper in my class. This is a feature that would really help students to explain themselves vocally and visually when doing their assignments.

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                      • Please make it possible to add more than one new page at a time

                        I use GoodNotes for note taking during meetings. Sometimes I write very fast (just to keep up with the pace in the meeting) and write a lot, and during those circumstances the fact that GoodNotes only let me add one new page at a time (and I have to go through the extra step of selecting a template every time) slows me down.

                        I try to stay prepared for this by adding a few new pages in my current notebook before meetings, but the process is slow, so I do not always have the time to add enough pages in…

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                        • Improve the document management

                          A fantastic app.... But the large icon view of documents and the use of categories is not efficient for large numbers of documents. Can we have a more normal file management approach with a non-icon view. Integration with iCloud Drive would be great too.

                          15 votes
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                          • Add option to view page in full size

                            It would be useful to have a button to automatically change the zoom level to full size. I often switch to landscape view with side-by-side for taking notes while viewing another app. However, to continue taking notes, I have to carefully pinch-zoom the screen to try to match the right zoom level. A simple full size view option would eliminate this tedious step.

                            5 votes
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                            • question mark near "Edit"

                              Is there any way to conceal the "tips" button? I really dislike the question mark and wondering if it could be merged in ''settings" in the next update.

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                              • In thumbnail edit can choose pages like from page 4 to page 123

                                In thumbnail edit can choose pages like from page 4 to page 123.
                                Can choose multiple pages with two or three click.

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                                • Do not disturb is not compatible with new iPad Pro

                                  When taking notes or studying, I,would love to not have notifications popping up at the top, so getting do not disturb to work would be awesome!!

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                                  • Mac app needs search bar

                                    Mac app needs a search bar to easily find document

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                                    • imported ppt's pictures is blur and shifted

                                      when the ppt is imported directly from net to goodnotes on ios , pictures inside ppt become unacceptable blur , hope you guys can fix it, thank you.

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                                      • Make a straight line when you hold down your finger at the end of a line (like Procreate)

                                        I would love a feature similar to Preocreate, where you can just hold down your finger/ pencil at the end of a line for a second and it becomes a straight line. I often use the Shape Recognition feature just to underline words and a feature like this would really improve my workflow,

                                        12 votes
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                                        • Link to diary that drags over meeting title, time, date.

                                          For taking notes of meetings and con calls

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