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  1. Notes Desktop App - Provide .MSI / .DMG / .PKG Installers

    REQUEST: Provide admin installers (specifically .pkg, .dmg, and .msi) so that large enterprises can take advantage of the Box Notes desktop app.

    20 votes

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  2. Box Notes Export or Download to Common Formats

    It would be great if Box Notes supported a simple way to Download/Export into non-Box format like plain text, html, markdown, rtf, or Word. I am hesitant to leverage Box Notes until this feature is present.

    19 votes

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  3. Create a hyperlink to a point within the same note

    Box Notes are wonderful, but after a certain length, they can become unwieldy to navigate. Other services, including Dropbox, offer the ability to hyperlink to a headlines section (text marked as H1, H2) to create a functional contents segment.

    Please could we have the ability to hyperlink within documents, at leas to text tagged as a header

    19 votes

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  4. Apple Pencil Support

    Allow a user to leverage Apple Pencil on iPad Pro within BoxNotes

    19 votes

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  5. Tables - Ability to Copy a Row and Paste into a Table in A Different Box Note

    Requesting ability to copy a Box Note row and paste into another Box Note table (preserving formatting and links). Currently, you can paste into a new table this way, not an existing table in our testing.

    Rationale: Ease of use, consistent ability to cut and paste

    17 votes

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  6. Pasting Excel Table into Box Note

    User would like to be able to paste and Excel table into a Box Note for ease of sharing data all in one file.

    17 votes

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  8. Table of Contents links within Box Notes

    Allow users to link to certain sections of the Box Notes, similar to Confluence.

    16 votes

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  9. Support Markdown tags in Box Notes.

    We want to be able to use Markdown tags in Box Notes. On a side note, Preview for MD files currently does not support UTF-8. Supporting Markdown in Box Notes will help as a workaround.

    15 votes

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    not planned  ·  Anonymous responded

    Although we’ve heard this before, Markdown is not an area we plan to go into for Box Notes.

  10. Mobile App for Box Notes (Standalone)

    Allow users to access Box Notes via a standalone app model on iOS / Android to make the overall experience more native.

    15 votes

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  11. Notes Templates for Mobile

    Please add the ability to use Box Notes template on the mobile app.

    14 votes

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  12. Stylus Input - Support Stylus Input in Box Notes

    Ability to record handwritten notes directly into a Box Note, from a tablet or phone using a stylus.

    14 votes

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    not planned  ·  Anonymous responded

    We will do our best to support any operating system-level support for a stylus. But the demand for this is more rare, so it is Not Planned for our roadmap.

  13. Tables - need change the background color

    I think the table need to be change background color. Background color can use to make table header or important table cell.

    13 votes

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  14. Support Password-Protected Shared Links for Box Notes

    There's a known issue/limitation currently (https://community.box.com/t5/Managing-Your-Content/Box-Notes-Notices-and-Known-Limitations/ta-p/340) where Box Notes do not work correctly when the shared link is password-protected.

    REQUEST: Allow Box Notes to have password-protected shared links just like any other file on Box.

    13 votes

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  15. Remove or filter out particular Box Notes from Inbox without deleting

    The Box Notes Inbox contains a long list of items that are shared with me but that I may never access again. I can't remove my collaborations because they are stored within enterprise-owned folders that are shared with the entire company at a high level (e.g. all "Projects" are shared with the entire company in case we need to reference them, but I am not part of the project team for most of them). We would like a way to remove or filter certain Box Notes from the Inbox so it is less cluttered.

    12 votes

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  16. add shortcut to enter current date and or time into document. very helpful if using box note as a log book.

    add shortcut to enter current date and or time into document. very helpful if using box note as a log book.

    12 votes

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  17. git-like ‘RAW’ mode for Box Notes

    When I have a Boxnote with a trailing backslash (’\’) a copy-and-paste into an xterm (Linux X11, Mac OS Xquartz), it converts the backslash to a control character.

    When I copy a Boxnote with a backslash I get the following:

    “”“

    !/bin/env bash

    echo “Hello World!” \
    <A0>“The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog”
    “”“

    And the string ‘<A0>’ is highlighted.

    It appears to me that Boxnote is interpreting a backslash at the end of a line as a ‘backslash<A0>’ when copy-pasted into an Xterm using vim. I tested the placement by putting a backslash in the middle…

    12 votes

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  18. Add header and title to Box Note table feature

    The customer would like to be able to fix certain parts of Box Notes to be visible at all times.
    e.g header(row, column etc) of tables ,the title of section

    As you fill in Box Notes, the page scrolls down naturally and then parts of Box Notes above become invisible whether they are a "header" or a "title" of table.
    The customer wants these to be visible at all times even if you scroll down.

    An example would be like the "subject" part at the top of an email in Outlook, which is something that is always visible regardless of…

    11 votes

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  19. The ability to take a picture directly from Box Notes

    As-is
    Box Capture needs few steps to upload a picture to Box Notes
    1. Take a picture and upload by Box Capture
    2. Activate shared link and paste it in Box Notes

    What it should be
    Box Notes has the ability to take picture and paste it to Box Notes directly
    1. Take Picture in Box Notes and sync the same permission as Box Notes

    10 votes

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  20. We would like to be able to edit inserted preview shared link materials with Office Online within a Box Note.

    Recently, a function to embed a preview of a shared link in Box Note has been released, this feature makes it easier to use files for meetings. On the other hand, we would like to be able to edit everything within the Box Note to complete our processes without having to open another program.

    10 votes

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