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  1. The use of GoodNotes using the Adonit Jot Scrypt stylus is becoming erratic.

    I actually purchased a new stylus thinking the old one had failed. You can see the GoodNotes app connecting and disconnecting during the stylus use. At times, the app will not even pair by means of Bluetooth. The styli work fine with other applications such as Penultimate, Memo, Inkredible, and Bamboo Paper.

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    • Make Goodnotes compatible with Textexpander please. SDK http://smilesoftware.com/sdk

      I use text expander for clinical notes on my mac however on the ipad , unless an app is "Text expander optimised" it can only be used in a write, cut and paste way that does not help at all when filing in notes templates on GoodNotes.

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        • Add right to left language support in auto advance.

          Its annoying to keep pressing the <--- key. Please add auto advance for arabic.

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          • Besides a link to our past comments, give us a link to our past votes.

            This idea is to improve this idea-space. Sometimes you vote, but pater see a much better version of the idea.

            Sometimes you change your mind.

            Sometimes you leave no comment, just a vote. And later want to comment.

            Would be nice to easily retrieve past votes so as to add or remove them.

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              • Make adding text more intuitive and add more features

                Make it an option like the pen or highlighter where you can just click it there and then click anywhere on the page to start typing. Also add checkable lists and bullet points.

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                • REAL TIME SHARING OF NOTES VIA WEB BROWSER OR PC APPLICATION

                  Dear GoodNotes, I'm using your app with a jot pen. Rally exceptional.
                  I believe that could be a good improvement to be able to share the note I'm writing via web. This would allow me to use the power of an electronic (board) note towards somebody else (distance learning!).
                  If I havent been clear, here is a list of what I'm looking for:

                  http://www.teachthought.com/apps-2/7-apps-to-turn-your-ipad-into-a-digital-whiteboard/

                  Maybe the web-sharing is a feature that could be added to your app!
                  Thanks a lot for your work.
                  Best regards,
                  CC

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                  • Be able to rotate zoom window so I can write vertically.

                    For example to label vertical axis.

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                      • Export to Gmail

                        add a method to attach pdf to Gmail.

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                        • Add iOS 8's "surface pressure" when it comes out

                          With iOS 8 there will be a feature called "surface pressure" and I think an app like Good Notes needs this feature for even nicer handwriting!

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                                  • Folderstructure is not intuïtive enough

                                    I suggest 'Home' in stead of 'No category'
                                    Then within the 'Home' show the folders which have been created in 'Home'
                                    Tapping a folder brings you into that folder
                                    The same thing with subfolders inside that folder.
                                    Of course it would be super if there can be sub-subfolders, but I assume that that is very difficult to program for iPad, because I do not know any other app that has this really multilevel folderstructure.
                                    The way it is now is not intuitive enough, so not good enough for Apple iPad

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                                    • Replacement by 'most beautiful character'

                                      I have an idea: I write a character with my finger and the app recognizes this character and replaces the character with the most beautiful version of this character! Of course I have drawn beforehand a set of these most beautiful characters.

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                                        • Add subfolders in subfolders, infinitely

                                          In good notes 4 we can only have subfolders in a masterfolder, i would like to be able to create as many subfolders inside subfolders as i wish

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