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  1. Snapshot, add single PDF-Pages

    I really like XODO, thanks.
    I would like to use a snapshot-tool to make an image from a selected part of the PDF-Page, so I can add this, as an example, to my "word"-document. Furthermore I think the possibility to add single PDF-pages to the existing PDF-document would be great.

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      0 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 54 votes
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        3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Autocorrect

        For students in the science fields taking notes. If I use the keyboard to add notes it autocorrects for me. I can't even type in meniscal. It is frustrating to go back and correct it. Or even when trying to shortcut notes for yourself.

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          3 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Create bookmarks readable in other applications

          I would like to be able to create bookmarks using Xodo that are readable by other applications such as Adobe Acrobat, Kami, etc. The excellent iAnnotate app on iOS has this ability. Its bookmarks appear under a main "Branchfire" heading in all other apps. In the Xodo web app, these bookmarks appear in the 'outline' tab.

          Perhaps add the option for users to move 'bookmarks' to the 'outline'?

          I selected 'Android' for the category of this suggestion, but it really applies to all platforms.

          52 votes
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            4 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Export summary/list of annotations as text that can be pasted in Word in Windows app

            When reading PDF files, I want to be able to copy all the highlighted text that I have annotated in the document at once (eg. quotes for essays) and paste them in my Word document. I don't have time to do this for one annotation at a time! This feature appears to be available for Android, but I use Xodo as my PDF software on my computer and really need it for Uni. Thanks!

            51 votes
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              4 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Closing notes (windows)

              When viewing or editing a note, you have to press "save" when you want to close it. Please make the option for tapping outside the textbox to save/close it in Windows available too, thx :)

              50 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Group selection of strokes written directly with stylus

                Notes can be written directly with a stylus (I use Surface Pro 3), which is a great feature. However, the strokes are separated as different objects, so you cannot move/resize them.

                A group selection tool, such as a lasso/marquee tool, would be very useful, so that multiple strokes can be selected and moved.

                This could also be incorporated with the stylus, such as the Surface Pen, which already has a selection button.

                48 votes
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                  3 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Export pdf with annotations

                  To be able to export a pdf with annotations/comments on the side or at the top or bottom of the PDF.

                  48 votes
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                    4 comments  ·  Web app  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Options for default stylus tool

                    It would be so amazing if you could add highlight as a default pen tool as an additional option to the standard writing pen. This would make markups a lot more convenient!

                    Right now, when we use an active digitizer on xodo, it defaults to writing, it would be nice if we could have the option to choose to highlight rather than write

                    45 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Converting PDF into Word....

                      Need a feature of converting pdf documents into word document. It would be great if Xodo add this feature to its new version....

                      Thanks in advance...

                      45 votes
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                        2 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Give us back access to Dropbox!

                        Man, I was so happy to find an app other than Adobe Reader, which would not allow me to highlight in some documents, and now, for whatever reason, I can no longer access the docs stored in Dropbox; PLEASE re establish that ability as soon as possible!

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                          3 comments  ·  iOS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Save Other PDF to Google Drive

                          Dear XODOs, It would be nice to have possibility to save the PDFs openned in the XODO chrome extention to Google Drive. I mean When I click on a PDF file somewhere on the web, the file is openned by XODO and I can only download it locally. Here, I would like sometimes to save the PDF directly to Google Drive (Cloud Drive)

                          44 votes
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                            6 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Add support for Right to Left (RTL) languages for Windows 8.1 View Mode.

                            Add support for Right to Left (RTL) languages for Windows 8.1 View Mode to arrange the pages from right to left as well as scrolling from right to left. This feature already implemented in Reader app for Windows 8.

                            44 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Vertical Scrolling as Default

                              I would love if you provided an option to have the default setting for new PDFs set to 'Vertical Scrolling', rather than Horizontal Scrolling. I know that you can choose this option in the menu bar, but having to do so every time you open a new PDF is tedious considering this would be such a quick fix

                              44 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Tabs in iOS Xodo

                                I was just reading about tabs being introduced in the Android & Windows version and was thinking that this would be a fabulous feature in iOS version. And, to be honest I would pay for this program if I had to!

                                43 votes
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                                  4 comments  ·  iOS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Offline dictionaries. Specially option to integrate apps like wordweb, colordict, etc. or even paid ones.

                                  I would strongly request a support to wordweb app, as that one is more famous, easy to use and It's offline,

                                  42 votes
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                                    6 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Possibility to use Eraser not pixelwise but make it delete whole lines/signs.

                                    I really like Xodo! Thank you for developing!
                                    One feature I miss on Xodo, is that you can only erase pixelwise and not whole lines. Sometimes it is more convenient when you touch a line at one point with the eraser tool that it is deletet completely, like it is done in some other PDF viewers (ez e. g.) Would be really great if you add this feature to Xodo!!
                                    By the way sometimes the normal eraser tool has some bugs on my device, as it deletes some small parts of lines I didn't touch with the eraser.

                                    40 votes
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                                      3 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Full Screen with no bars

                                      I cannot thank you enough for your great application. And I have some basic ideas.
                                      1. Full screen mode without any bars(especially clock+bettery bar), page numbers, etc.
                                      2. Navigate pages vertically. (not continously)
                                      3. Draw straight line without any angle.

                                      3.

                                      40 votes
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                                        2 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Ctrl+F key function for searching in document

                                        I am currently using my tablet (Galaxy note 10.1 2014 edition) with my bluetooth keyboard
                                        since I work a lot with pdf files, I use "search" a lot. I think it would be great if I could get to search mode just using my keyboard, wtih shortcut key
                                        Ctrl+F like I could do any place else.

                                        39 votes
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                                          8 comments  ·  Android  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • thumbnails in windows explorer

                                          I have set Xodo as default PDF viewer. It works very well. However it would be perfect if I can see thumbnails in windows file explorer.

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                                            3 comments  ·  Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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