Suggestions for improving Amplenote.

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: 17
Development underway ui

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: today Comments: 22
Planned tasks

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: 2 days ago Comments: 11
Under consideration note-linking

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: 2 days ago Comments: 10
Under consideration tasks

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: yesterday Comments: 12
Under consideration 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: 2 days ago Comments: 23
Planned tasks

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: today Comments: 20
Planned ui

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: 19 Jun Comments: 13
Under consideration note-linking

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: 11 Jun Comments: 9
Planned tasks

Email-to-note should include attachments

Support for importing email attachments when using email-to-note
Suggested by: Hugh (13 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 16
Under consideration mail-to-note

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: today Comments: 13
Planned searching

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: 2 days ago Comments: 11
Under consideration ui

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: yesterday Comments: 4
Under consideration tagging

Due date for tasks (separate from start date)

When Start Date is useful: - Scheduling a task on the calendar When Due Date is useful: - Calculating task score - Automatically assigning urgent (if task is ...
Suggested by: Revanth (28 Jun, '22) Upvoted: today Comments: 19
Under consideration effort-high tasks

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: 19 Jun Comments: 13
Planned searching

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: yesterday Comments: 1
Under consideration ui

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: yesterday Comments: 13
Under consideration effort-low notes

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: 06 Jun Comments: 15
Under consideration tasks

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: 17 Jun Comments: 10
Under consideration notes

Drag & Drop Tasks on mobile

If you have different blocks or sections of tasks within the same note, there’s no way to move a task between them. You can copy & paste the text but then lose all ...
Suggested by: Craig (22 Mar, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 13
Under consideration effort-high mobile

Support for LaTeX formatting

For math formulas and probably other stuff?
Suggested by: Lucian (28 Dec, '20) Upvoted: 13 Jun Comments: 12
Under consideration editor

Allow shortcuts to be reorganized

Please allow the shortcuts of both the notes and tasks to be reorganized in different orders by dragging and dropping on the sidebar. In order to have a task manager ...
Suggested by: Joe (02 Aug, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 6
Under consideration tagging

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: 24 May Comments: 8
Under consideration editor

Drawing / Handwriting for Android

Ability to draw/hand write notes for Android tablets and devices. Not everyone is in the Apple ecosystem and has an iPad, so bringing this feature to Android I feel ...
Suggested by: Mohib (30 Aug, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 6
Under consideration effort-high mobile

Quickly capture photos, audio in mobile app

It would be nice to have the option to quickly capture a photo or record audio in the mobile app. For example, when I hit the button for new note, a dropdown for ...
Suggested by: leapt-john-claptrap (20 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 7
Development underway mobile

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: 10 Jun Comments: 9
Under consideration localization

Ample Cap for Safari

The Ample cap for Safari
Suggested by: Jeremiah (25 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 4
Under consideration web-clipping

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: 17 Jun Comments: 6
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: 19 Jun 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: yesterday Comments: 10
Under consideration mobile

Embed YouTube videos inline

Now that we have inline video support, we should consider ways to allow YouTube videos to play directly inside the note body?
Suggested by: Lucian (13 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 19 Jun Comments: 4
Under consideration editor

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: 2 days ago Comments: 9
Under consideration ui

Add calDAV capability to integrate with calendars

Expand calendar integration beyond google and microsoft.
Suggested by: NIK (15 May, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 8
Under consideration calendar

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: 24 May Comments: 8
Under consideration hotkeys

Self-hosted Amplenote

Let's make amplenote self-hostable so that we can install and use amplenote in corporate datacenters (look at atlassian as an example).
Suggested by: Matt (16 Nov, '20) Upvoted: today Comments: 4
Under consideration syncing

Ability to pin notes in the notes list

There should be an ability to pin notes to the top of a notes list (not as shortcuts to the sidebar). This avoids visual clogging on the sidebar, and lets you can ...
Suggested by: John Smith (19 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium notes

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: 11 Jun Comments: 4
Planned ui

Amplecap: Simplified Article Clip

I would like to be able to clip a simplified article like Evernote. This may be an issue of nuance as I am aware of the excerpts and full page clip but when I used ...
Suggested by: Adam P. (14 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 19 Jun Comments: 14
Under consideration amplecap effort-high

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: 03 May Comments: 2
Under consideration integrations

Add support for RTL language

Right to left writing)
Suggested by: mako (08 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 02 Jun Comments: 11
Under consideration editor

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: 24 May Comments: 3
Under consideration integrations

Bulk editing of tasks

1. User should be able to via shift click or other mechanism select a number of tasks. 2. User should then be able to alter attributes of collection of tasks in ...
Suggested by: robb (04 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 11 Jun Comments: 8
Under consideration

Add geo-location based reminder for Todo list tasks on mobile

Suggested by: Stu Blair (17 May, '20) Upvoted: 14 May Comments: 2
Under consideration mobile


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

Allow underline of text

Allow people to underline text in a note. That's essential to most writing styles. Though I love so many things about AmpleNote, the inability to underline text ...
Suggested by: Farris (11 Apr, '23) Upvoted: 24 May Comments: 4
Under consideration editor effort-medium

Allow !move command to take note sections as destinations

For !move tasks, or extract to another note, it would be nice to use the # notation to select a heading to move it to, in a similar way to when you're inserting [[ ...
Suggested by: Stuart (25 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 30 May Comments: 3
Under consideration effort-medium tasks

Functionality to reorder tag shortcuts

For example if I'm in task view and I want to reorder my tag favorites, right now I have to unfavorite them and then favorite them in the right order. I would like to ...
Suggested by: Diego Nijboer (24 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 08 Jun Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-medium ui

Quick Tasks on Desktop

It'd be great to have this feature on all platforms.
Suggested by: Jason (28 May, '21) Upvoted: 08 Jun Comments: 2
Development underway tasks

Lightweight checkbox that isn't a task

If I want to make any kind of checkbox in a note, I am required to use a Task, which ends up in the global Task view. For ephemeral tasks, this may not make sense, as ...
Suggested by: Kendall (08 Apr, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 12
Not planned

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: 24 May Comments: 12
Not planned editor