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  1. Automatic title

    Please add a title section to pages, which can allow to create a structure of that notebook . And let it to be enable or disable this feature

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    • ALWAYS Display Notebook Name

      The tabbed interface is fine when you have multiple tabs open. The non-tabbed interface never shows the notebook name. This seems like a pretty fundamental UI function.

      I have 8 categories with over 50 notebooks total. I constantly need to back out of a notebook to get back to the "Categories" UI to make sure I'm in the correct notebook unless I have multiple tabs open.

      The tabs just take up screen space I would rather have as usable.

      I know this has been requested before but the requests are pretty old.

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      • Square lasso tool

        Let us choose the lasso shape to be square like in Notability, this makes it much faster to select handwritings and move around on the page. It lets you just slide your stylus from the top left corner to the bottom right corner of a paragraph and select it rather than doing an entire circular travel around the paragraph.

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        • Can you work out a way where we can have two-page-document templates - often the documents we need for work are more than a simple one page

          Can you work out a way where we can have two-page-document templates - often the documents we need for work are more than a simple one page document, and having multiple page documents as a template would be very handy - thank you

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          • keep the margin when copy paste

            Hi,
            a small improvement but that seems me useful : it would be nice if we could keep the margin when we copy paste. Indeed for the moment I have to paste " au hasard" and then move it again if I see that I am not in the margin of the document. I hope that you see what I mean (if I want to paste a whole part of my text). Thank you very much ! I love this app and use it every day !!

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            • presentation mode

              I use Goodnotes extensively for teaching at the university. My slides are created with LaTeX and the typical slide is revealed in several steps. Say, the first page in the pdf reveals only the first bullet point, the second page additionally reveals the second bullet point, and so on. The problem is now that when I make annotations to the first bullet point, I lose them when I proceed to the page with the next bullet point.

              A simple solution could be to have a presentation mode with two different next page buttons, one which proceeds to the next page…

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              • Larger choice of writing tools.

                I would love (like many other people apparently) to see graphite pencil. It would mean that I could make all my drawings and diagrams much more detailed!

                I would also love to see more brush styles. I really hate having to import my designs from other 3rd party apps. Why can’t it all be in one place?

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                • Add support for "Transporter" cloud storage

                  Don't know if this can be done, but would love to see it! :-)

                  http://www.filetransporter.com
                  Would be nice to use own personal cloud.

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                          • Reverse zoom when flipping to the next page

                            When I zoom in to ohne page (e.g. image) and slide to the next page, the zoom level stays the same and I have to zoom out at first. That is a annoying behaviour. I usually want to show something in detail in one picture while explaining it in class, but when going to the next page it makes no sense not to see the whole thing at first.

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                              • Capture hyperlinks

                                Enable another level of capture, right now if you select part of the background contains hyperlinks you can only take a screenshot, would like to be able to do and capture the screen and hyperlinks, would allow cut and paste of hyperlinks, could make button bars that could be pasted in as needed, or elements with active links that could be pasted to a page as needed. Would let you overlay the captured pic/hyper links over items on another page.

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                                • Audio recordings Synced with the notes taken. Similar to that one of Notability.

                                  As we could record the audio notes, the app would turn in everything we need. If the votes are summed from the several times this idea has been proposed, you could see how necessary it is and how having this feature would make Goodnotes the best app in the digital notebooks area. As it has been said, many of us would have no need of using Notability or other apps, we would prefer Goodnotes. Is just knowing that this is one of the best improvements that Goodnotes could have

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                                  • Get rid of the top bar when on landscape in iPhone 5

                                    You just have like 20 pixels to look at the rest of your note when using the zoom feature in landscape orientation...

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                                    • Areas with special backgrounds (checkered, graph paper, note paper etc.)

                                      It would be great in it was possible to raise special areas with different backgrounds, For example an checkered area for calculations beside a lined area for textual descriptions beside a blanc area for a graph etc. For me as a teacher this feature would be absolutely great. I would need graph paper, checkered, notepaper for musical ideas and blanc paper.

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                                      • Multiple instances of goodnote

                                        Switch quickly between two or more open pdfs

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                                        • Erase stroke should be use point to erase

                                          Because there are big size of eraser it hard to use
                                          If it small as point it would easy to use than present erase.

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