Suggestions for improving Amplenote.

Add Table Creation in editor

We love to use tables in notes - Adding a table creation option would be nice.
Suggested by: Dave Safley (06 Oct, '19) Upvoted: today Comments: 24
Planned editor

Search Should Highlight Searched Text

When searching, the matching text should be highlighted in notes that are returned.
Suggested by: Stowe Boyd (01 Aug, '19) Upvoted: today Comments: 7
Under consideration ui

Allow editing text and tasks that are backlinked from the Backlinks tab

Currently, when a task is backlinked, it is not clickable/editable. It would be good if one could both complete and edit a task as part of a Note's backlink.
Suggested by: Brian Cohen (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 8
Under consideration note-linking

Fold/collapse headings

Now that we have foldable bullets, we should be able to extend it to headings too!
Suggested by: Lucian (15 Jul, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 9
Under consideration editor

Graph view

Make relation between notes more obvious.
Suggested by: Jean Pierre (09 May, '20) Upvoted: today Comments: 19
Planned note-linking

Connect to Apple Calendar

I was pretty excited to start using Amplenote when I saw the calendar function and particularly the option to drag and drop tasks into the spaces between existing ...
Suggested by: Rebecca (22 May, '21) Upvoted: today Comments: 22
Under consideration calendar

Create Amplenote home-screen widgets for Android/iOS

This would make it easy to locate Amplenote on my Android. Moderator edit: updated title to include iOS too.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 11
Under consideration mobile

Add support for editable transclusions

I would like to include part of one note in another, preferable editable in both places. Roam does block level and Obsidian does header level, but I would like some ...
Suggested by: Mike (07 Jun, '20) Upvoted: 01 Dec Comments: 7
Under consideration note-linking

Configurable week start (Sunday/Monday)

Especially for the "" view please make it an option to have the week start on Monday.
Suggested by: judith (29 Aug, '20) Upvoted: today Comments: 12
Planned ui

View/open PDFs inline within note (no separate download)

It would be helpful to read PDFs within the note rather than having an external attachment.
Suggested by: Nick C (20 Oct, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 8
Under consideration editor

Let my completed todo items stay inline

It would be nice to have the option to choose whether or not my completed todo items move down into a different section. Sometimes I'd like them to stay inline.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 34
Under consideration effort-high tasks

"Tasks Done" page with global task score graph (completed task stats)

In the tasks area, I'd like a "done" page with all the ticked-off item grouped by day so I can see how much I did each day + a global task score graph to analyse dips ...
Suggested by: Saskia (19 Aug, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 17
Planned tasks

Allow attaching Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Text documents into a note

Amplenote currently allows embedding PDFs into notes, and movies into Rich Footnotes. For this task, let's flesh that out so that Amplenote can allow Word, Excel, ...
Suggested by: Bill (18 May, '20) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 21
Under consideration attachments

Add task dependencies

- Tasks should be able to be dependent on other tasks. - Those dependent tasks should be in the "Hidden Tasks" until the "blocked" task is complete, and then the ...
Suggested by: Brian Cohen (22 May, '20) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 10
Under consideration tasks

Kanban view

It would be great if you could check your tasks in Kanban view based on their statuses. Every status could be a column in the Kanban view. You could change the tasks ...
Suggested by: Buma (06 Jan, '21) Upvoted: today Comments: 6
Under consideration tasks

(Android app) Add share to Amplenote option

Would allow you to share a link, a file, etc (maybe selected text also). Thanks!
Suggested by: Adrian (03 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 11 Nov Comments: 15
Under consideration mobile

Drawing / handwriting

Ability to draw/hand write, particularly on iPad. Currently I paste screenshots of GoodNotes - not even close to an ideal solution. Appreciate this one is probably a ...
Suggested by: BW (28 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 7
Under consideration editor

Search Keywords AND / NOT / OR

We need to combine keywords in searches in such a way that we can AND, NOT or OR the various elements, e.g.: group:Today AND NOT is:completed Along with this ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: 04 Dec Comments: 10
Planned searching

Add a task with a due date without requiring a specific due time.

I would like to be able to add a task with a due date without having to add a specific due time. Perhaps you could add a “none” option to the due time drop down list.
Suggested by: Chris (14 Aug, '20) Upvoted: today Comments: 4
Under consideration tasks

Add a visible date/time to a todo, especially in the mobile app.

Now you have to open the todo to have it shown ...? In TickTick you see the time until the actual todo, like 14h, 1d, etc And best in color, like in red when late etc.
Suggested by: Hans Kok (25 May, '20) Upvoted: 30 Nov Comments: 8
Under consideration ui

Allow notes to be converted to and exported as PDFs

It would be great to offer users the option to download a note as certain file types OR to simply to convert the note to PDF, given how commonly used PDFs are.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 6
Under consideration importing

Preserve task hierarchy in Tasks view

Currently task hierarchy is not preserved in the Tasks view, that is tasks are not visually indented under their parent task. I think this would make a good voting ...
Suggested by: Lucian (05 Dec, '20) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 6
Planned tasks

iOS Share Sheet

It would be awesome, if Amplenote showed up in the iOS share sheet. The idea is that I could, say, highlight/select text in an article I'm reading and send that to ...
Suggested by: Rajeev (17 May, '20) Upvoted: 17 Nov Comments: 6
Under consideration mobile

Email-to-note should include attachments

Support for importing email attachments when using email-to-note
Suggested by: Hugh (13 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 02 Dec Comments: 9
Under consideration mail-to-note

Downloadable app for Windows

I would like to have a portable, downloadable app for Windows. I have about a hundred tabs open in my browser and so I don't want to use Amplenote in my browser. I ...
Suggested by: Abdullah (16 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 4
Under consideration client

24 hour selection

It would be nice to have in settings slider/check if you want 12/24 hour. And showing Monday as week start. Lucian's edit: configurable week start votes can go at ...
Suggested by: Matjaž (15 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 8
Planned ui

Saved Searches / Note shortcuts

Once we have the capability to beef up searches, of course we need to be able to save them: given a name, they would appear in the left drawer under "Saved Searches" ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: 01 Dec Comments: 10
Planned searching

Support for LaTeX formatting

For math formulas and probably other stuff?
Suggested by: Lucian (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 29 Nov Comments: 5
Under consideration editor

Search in language other than English

This is a huge problem for non-native English users or people who take notes in multiple languages. Right now, searching is not fully functioned in languages other ...
Suggested by: zt (07 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 21 Oct Comments: 8
Under consideration localization

Add syntax highlighting for code blocks

Would be great if we could add code blocks with syntax highlighting. e.g. ```python print('hello world') ```
Suggested by: Amir (08 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 8
Under consideration editor

Prevent accidentally deleting notes

Move delete option to the "more options" section and preferably the last option to pick, maybe even a slight distance to the next last. I'm not sure if this too ...
Suggested by: Nick (17 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 20 Nov Comments: 12
Under consideration ui

Desktop App for Mac and Windows

The Chrome app takes quite a while to load especially on slow connections and still requires net access. Would be nice to have a desktop app for offline use and on ...
Suggested by: Mark Lopez (04 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 28 Nov Comments: 2
Not planned

Paste Markdown

It would be really nice to be able to paste Markdown text into a note so that it remains its formatting. For example if I paste "[Amplenote](" ...
Suggested by: Diederik Hoogenboom (08 Jan, '21) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 6
Under consideration editor


Should be able to @mention others so they can be notified about information
Suggested by: Stowe Boyd (01 Aug, '19) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 5
Under consideration sharing

Zapier integration

Zapier integration to create a task (action) and do something when a task is created or completed (triggers)
Suggested by: Jake (25 Jun, '20) Upvoted: 04 Dec Comments: 2
Under consideration integrations

Grid or gallery view

Have a grid or gallery view ('cards' I've seen it called as well) for all notes, which shows either the top most photo in a note or perhaps a chosen cover image (see ...
Suggested by: Tara (14 Aug, '20) Upvoted: 20 Oct Comments: 6
Under consideration ui

Visual indicator that a task is a repeating task

I create many repeating tasks. It would be useful to have a visual indicator that a task is a repeating task, so a user doesn't have to open the task details to ...
Suggested by: Brian Lennon (20 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 02 Dec Comments: 0
Under consideration ui

Ample Cap for Safari

The Ample cap for Safari
Suggested by: Jeremiah (25 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 27 Nov Comments: 1
Under consideration web-clipping

Allow customizable date format for daily jots

For example: - 2020-10-09 - september 4 ,1990 More here : It be more simple to reference (for daily jots) to custom ...
Suggested by: Andrey (30 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 5
Under consideration notes

Import/Sync Kindle and Instapaper

Roam has the ability to connect Amazon, Instapaper, Pocket, etc accounts to import highlights and group under the same book or article. It will be very useful to ...
Suggested by: Anli Kotze (25 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 01 Dec Comments: 2
Under consideration integrations

Integrate with Google Assistant

It would be great to be able to add tasks, mark things as done, etc. using voice.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 0
Under consideration integrations

Task Mirroring

In Jots or anywhere else, it would be nice to be able to mirror a task located in a project or other note. This way, the task is visible on other pages and can be ...
Suggested by: Aaron Graves (27 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 21 Nov Comments: 5
Under consideration tasks

Add distraction-free mode (Zen mode, focus mode)

Please (re)consider my suggestion, I've seen two similar ones rejected, and I believe that the assumptions where different, because you suggested Jots as a better ...
Suggested by: Adrian (30 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 27 Nov Comments: 3
Planned ui

Apple Reminders Sync

I'm a big user of Siri to add tasks to my todo list, which is currently powered by Reminders, and Good Task as an app on top of that. I like that it is native ...
Suggested by: Spencer Ogden (03 Jan, '21) Upvoted: today Comments: 1
Under consideration integrations

Persistent Task Reminder Notification

There are some to-do apps that have a "persistent" notification whereas, you cannot just slide it away in your notifications unless you: 1) snooze it, 2) dismiss it ...
Suggested by: Patrick (14 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 7
Under consideration mobile

Adjust calendar colors

The ability to change blocks in calendar to different colors for better visualization of schedule and tasks.
Suggested by: Edwin Chung (01 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 01 Dec Comments: 2
Under consideration

Create a tag without starting a new note

It takes a disheartening amount of commitment on behalf of sloppy unorganised individuals to go through the effort of putting content into notes to go along with a ...
Suggested by: Tudoreanul (08 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 04 Dec Comments: 2
Under consideration tagging

Customize shortcuts

In some keyboard locales, the app shortcuts override other useful combinations (e.g.:"[" seems to be used to change views, meaning I can't use it to create a task or ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: 01 Dec Comments: 5
Under consideration hotkeys

Add the ability to upload images from the mobile quickbar

Suggested by: Moderator (19 Sep, '18) Upvoted: 11 Nov Comments: 1
Planned mobile

Allow aliases / automatic text substitution

It would be helpful to be able to prescribe aliases for phrases that I type regularly. For example, if I regularly write "AN" for "Amplenote", I should be able to set ...
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 21 Nov Comments: 7
Not planned editor