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    • 21 votes
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      • Cloud Mirroring for multiple file-formats at the same time

        Cloud Mirroring is a nice feature, I use it to have an automatic backup (*.note), but it would be nice to also have to possibility to export additionally an PDF automatically. Then I have always the newest version of my notebook on my computer and the security of a backup.

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        • 5 votes
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          • Sync from Itunes directly to the app

            When I drag a pdf to the app using iTunes, I can´t find the file in the bookshelf. So I have to drag it to another one and 'open in' in good notes.

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            • 4 votes
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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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                • Include the ability to work on power point presentations.

                  I am unable to work on PPT and it is critical for me to use GN for that

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                  • 13 votes
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                    • A clear page icon on top for quick access.

                      A clear page icon on top for quick access.

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                      • 13 votes
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                        • Add iCal functionality

                          When notebooks are date or time related

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                          • Coud find an existing book

                            When you already have many books in different files( this is my case) and you do not remember the file it was in, it could be very nice to have a tool to search it.
                            Thanks,
                            JPM

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                            • Add the ability to edit style of selected paths subsequently.

                              …to draw a path and change color and line width afterwards, if it turns out that wrong style settings were chosen.

                              4 votes
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                              • Include ability to interact with My Cabinet App.

                                I use My cabinet to file documents. It would be awesome if I can open documents in My Cabinet with GN.
                                Thanks

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                                • Select just notes when is over a image

                                  Sometimes I write over a image and after I would like to move just the notes. when I select the notes, the image below is selected as well.

                                  I don't know the best way to do that but It would like to distinguish the selection.

                                  Regards,

                                  3 votes
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                                  • 4 votes
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                                    • 2 votes
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                                      • Adding a calender page option would be awesome!

                                        Calender Paper to plan your weeks.

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                                        • Custom start locations for the zoomed writing feature

                                          I love the zoom box. It helps make my handwriting easier to read, also much less fatigue because I can write larger characters that will be shrunk down on the page.

                                          When I reach the end of a line or press the carriage return the zoom box either moves to left user defined margin, if set, or to the left edge of the screen. In either case I find my hand, I'm left handed, now hanging off the edge of my iPad.

                                          What I do now is set a user defined left margin. Use the zoom box. When I need…

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