Suggestions for improving Amplenote.

Search for matching tasks when creating a new task

My notes on this (rather laborious) feature idea:
Suggested by: Lucian (17 May, '21) Upvoted: 22 Dec, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration tasks

Export customization options

Add the ability to customize settings on export to include options that would allow the exported files to be read more easily in other markdown tools. This should ...
Suggested by: Bash (08 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 22 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration importing

Shortcuts should be able to filter on multiple tags with boolean operators

It would be useful to be able to create filters for tasks/notes in Shortcuts that can filter based on some more complex rules, like matching personal to-do tasks with ...
Suggested by: Kendall (07 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 07 Nov, '22 Comments: 4
Under consideration searching

Link mobile notification to the task directly when selecting

When a notification for a task displays on my device and I press to go to the task, it ain't takes me to the Amplenote app notes screen. I then have to go to the task ...
Suggested by: Al (28 Oct, '20) Upvoted: 06 Jan Comments: 4
Under consideration mobile

Task domains in task mode

Task domains are limited to the Calendar mode. It's a useful feature! It would be nice if that same tab selection was in the Task view.
Suggested by: Ryan Beck (05 May, '21) Upvoted: 07 Oct, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration tasks

Make line items draggable on mobile

Hello there! I'm very excited about Amplenote but can't use it yet as my main note-taking tool because I'm not able to drag around list items on mobile. Please ...
Suggested by: Max C Bigras (13 Jun, '20) Upvoted: 23 Sep, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration mobile

Ability to use !move command on any blocks of text or bullets, not just tasks

Suggested by: HL (25 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 01 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-low tasks

Enable access to daily jots in calendar view

For users that use the daily jots function as a daily journal, it might be useful to be able to easily scroll through different days in a period of time for the ...
Suggested by: Colin Chan (14 Nov, '22) Upvoted: 15 Mar Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low jots

ISO date support

ISO dates (YYYY-MM-DD) have a lot of good properties, like being able to search for incrementally narrower chunks of time and being ordered properly. There should be ...
Suggested by: John Smith (21 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 12 Nov, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-medium notes

Published release notes

I keep seeing the update notification and wish there were some sort of release notes I could check to see if any specific bugs were squashed, or specific features ...
Suggested by: Scott (09 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 12 Sep, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration community

multi-select and edit tasks in bulk

Use cases: 1. move a list of tasks up and down together within a note 2. move a list of tasks to another note 3. select a list of tasks and bulk edit their ...
Suggested by: HL (04 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 18 Jan Comments: 5
Under consideration effort-high tasks

Automatically add current tag selection to notes created via new note button/Ctrl-Alt-N

Mod edit: adjusted title to cover the case described by Miguel, check comments for how to achieve the same thing via double-bracket linking When I create a new ...
Suggested by: Miguel (27 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 17 Oct, '22 Comments: 5
Under consideration tagging

need keyboard shortcut for strikethrough formatting

Currently the only way to apply striketrhough formatting is ~'s on each end of the line, which takes a lot of cursor movement/mouse movements if you use that format a ...
Suggested by: Brian Cohen (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 13 Jan Comments: 4
Under consideration editor

Link to tags

I use tagging to structure my notes, so for example, by selecting a tag I can see all notes related to a project, or I can see all notes of a certain type. It ...
Suggested by: Stuart (13 May, '22) Upvoted: 28 Feb Comments: 3
Under consideration effort-medium tagging

Allow ALL tasks to be synced to a calendar of choice, no matter if source note is tagged or not

I like the task domain idea. But... Please let me also have an option to sync all tasks to a calendar without having to choose specific tags or notes to sync. This ...
Suggested by: Magnus (02 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 21 Dec, '22 Comments: 3
Not planned

Email to AN - Tag notes using a syntax inside the mail subject field

I would like to send an email to Amplenote to one predefined address and that mail would create a new note. And then the possibility that you can Tag notes using a ...
Suggested by: Matjaž (08 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 16 Dec, '22 Comments: 3
Under consideration mail-to-note

Filter by certain level in tag hierarchy

That is, offer the option to filter by a tag and exclude notes tagged with children tags. For example, one could ctrl+click on "#wiki" to include all notes tagged ...
Suggested by: Lucian (07 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 14 Mar Comments: 2
Under consideration searching

Bracket link search should search content as well as note title

When adding a link to an existing note with [[ the search should also search the content.
Suggested by: Revanth (05 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 14 Apr, '22 Comments: 2
Not planned

Add option to disable auto-archive for notes assigned with specific tags

There may be some use cases where auto-archiving is undesirable (e.g. using Amplenote as a repo of evergreen notes), and the current process to prevent notes from ...
Suggested by: Colin Chan (14 Nov, '22) Upvoted: 18 Mar Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-low notes

Right-click functionality

Would live to see right-click functionality so that I can quickly action notes or tasks via a right-click contextual menu. An example use case here is deleting ...
Suggested by: Mateo (03 Jun, '22) Upvoted: 17 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-high ui

Add a way to search for attached PDF files and/or notes with PDF files.

I like to add PDFs to notes but then finding them becomes a chore. It would be great to have a way to query for attachments and notes with attachments (not the same ...
Suggested by: luxetumbra (03 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 07 Oct, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium searching

Mobile toolbar improvements

1. Add a single "H" button cycling through heading levels instead of the 3 existing "H1", "H2", "H3" buttons 2. Add a button that inserts the double bracket ...
Suggested by: Lucian (17 May, '21) Upvoted: 25 Jan Comments: 6
Planned mobile

Built-in Spaced Repetition System

To facilitate learning through our notes, we often use the Spaced Repetition System. Amplenote has some preliminary example to do this by setting the question as a ...
Suggested by: ocind (21 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 07 Nov, '22 Comments: 3
Under consideration tasks

Add notes to existing calendar events in Gcal/Outlook

When reviewing your calendar events with Amplenote, being able to create a linked note to the event would be a huge benefit. A two way link from the Gcal event back ...
Suggested by: Jonas (25 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 31 Jan Comments: 2
Under consideration calendar effort-low

Display Actual Date/Time Rather Than Natural Language Date Reference

Suggestion: The note list should (IMO) have the real date and time easily visible without extra steps. Reasoning: Right now, the dates and times are in a natural ...
Suggested by: ben (09 Nov, '21) Upvoted: 19 Mar Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-low ui

Make automatic archival of notes optional

Instead of automatically archiving notes after certain period of time, allow user to decide with an on/off option if they want their notes automatically archived or ...
Suggested by: Alex (11 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 21 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration notes

URL Link Previews

Amplenote's 'rich footnotes' feature along with the ability to embed pictures, videos, and notes is an amazing feature. Just one thing is missing -- rich media link ...
Suggested by: Fenil Parekh (29 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 03 Nov, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration editor

Serve encrypted images in Vault Notes

As described at, it is implausible that an actor could discover Amplenote images, but there ...
Suggested by: Bill (10 Jun, '21) Upvoted: today Comments: 0
Under consideration security

Ability to automatically apply Vault encryption to certain notes

Similar to Currently, you can only vault-protect each ...
Suggested by: Kendall (07 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 11 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration security

Change notes dates

I need to change the dates of notes. This is very important when first using the tool and creating a backlog of notes - otherwise the groups "Today", "This Week", ...
Suggested by: Fritz (11 May, '20) Upvoted: 03 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration importing

Create OneNote importer

I want to be able to import my notes from OneNote to Amplenote. That way I can bring over my note history and not have to return to OneNote to read old notes.
Suggested by: Moderator (07 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 0
Under consideration importing

Add a notes field in a task

There are some tasks either individually or reoccurring that need to have a better description than the task itself. For example: Task - Wash the dogs Notes: ...
Suggested by: Allen (06 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 22 Nov, '22 Comments: 5
Not planned

Remove the quote of the day

I've only been using Amplenote for a few days so far, but it seems like when I start a new note, there is some random quote of the day pre-filled in the note body. As ...
Suggested by: Mike (19 May, '20) Upvoted: 05 Mar Comments: 5
Under consideration ui

Shortcut to delete/archive note

Can we get a keyboard shortcut to delete and/or archive a note? I'm thinking specifically of after doing a big import, but it could also be handy to declutter any ...
Suggested by: Nick C (24 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 19 Feb Comments: 4
Under consideration hotkeys

Keyboard shortcuts for iOS/iPad app

Support for the global keyboard shortcuts (like Command-O) in the i OS app. This is particular useful on the iPad.
Suggested by: Diederik (29 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 12 Feb Comments: 4
Planned mobile

Show tasks' start date / time / repetition in the Tasks view

When I am in the Tasks mode, I see all my tasks. However, in order to see the tasks' start date / repetition etc, I need to click on each individual task to see what ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (01 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 09 Jan Comments: 3
Under consideration effort-low ui

Task View Today Shortcut

I would like a new shortcut added that shows only tasks with a due date of "Today/Overdue". While being able to see what needs to be done across the week is nice, ...
Suggested by: Seth Drebitko (04 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 21 Oct, '22 Comments: 3
Not planned

Toggle full width in Notes & Jots mode

One great thing about the ample-editor-app is the "Toggle full width" option, letting you switch between a narrower, centered editor and a full-width one (like the ...
Suggested by: Lucian (19 May, '21) Upvoted: 12 Mar Comments: 2
Under consideration

Tag Analysis

Frequency of tags coinciding with other tags Even like a correlation matrix of tags
Suggested by: H (09 May, '20) Upvoted: 02 Sep, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration tagging

Notification Quick Actions

Give easy access to task actions inside the notification. For example, Marking as Complete, Rescheduling, etc. See: ...
Suggested by: Joe B (01 Nov, '22) Upvoted: 09 Mar Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-medium mobile

Goal oriented tasks

Have task(s) per day to reach a goal. User enters a goal they want to achieve and length of time to achieve which then builds out tasks and plans them to achieve goal ...
Suggested by: Reese Perry (10 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 23 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-high tasks

Add ability to export Vault Notes

Currently, Amplenote exports do not include Vault Notes since we do not have access to the password to decrypt them. For this task, we'll formulate some way to export ...
Suggested by: Bill (21 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 15 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration importing

Mark calendar events from Amplenote as private

My work calendar is shared with my coworkers, so the can plan meetings with me. Private calendar events are marked as private of course. Can events created by ...
Suggested by: Claus Jørgensen (06 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 08 Sep, '22 Comments: 4
Under consideration calendar effort-low

Smart date add for tasks

i.e. get milk on Friday ^ That should add Friday as the due date
Suggested by: Revanth (05 Sep, '20) Upvoted: 07 Oct, '22 Comments: 4
Not planned

Make Day View and Week View in Calendar tab more compressed

Can we make to the time intervals more compressed so the "whole" day schedule can be seen more easily without having to scroll? It's more convenient to be able to see ...
Suggested by: Dietrich (30 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 18 Nov, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration calendar

Allow opening multiple notes on iPad at once

Can we get support for multitasking on the iPad?
Suggested by: Nick C (08 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 01 Dec, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration mobile

Natural Language Processing on tasks

Many popular todo apps such as Todoist or TickTick has the Natural Language Processing abilities during the creation of task. For example, if you have the following ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (26 Jun, '22) Upvoted: 03 Mar Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium tasks

PDF File Mobile

Would love to be able to add a PDF from my mobile phone to a note.
Suggested by: Adam Parmer (30 Nov, '21) Upvoted: 20 Oct, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium mobile

Jump to specific location of note from task

Right now, we can only jump to the start of corresponding note from task. It is better jump to the specific location where the task is in the note.
Suggested by: claviclelau (19 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 28 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration note-linking

Ctrl + drag-and-drop to reschedule only the current instance of a recurring task

Would be cool to have an option for changing the start date (or maybe even the duration?) of a single occurrence of a repeating task. Holding Ctrl while dragging ...
Suggested by: Lucian (14 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 21 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration calendar