Suggestions for improving Amplenote.

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: yesterday Comments: 12
Planned searching

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: 16 Sep Comments: 12
Planned searching

Need alphanumeric sorting in both directions

Currently the notes list can only be sorted by: Last changed Last changed by me Last opened Date created There needs to be more: Title alphanumeric ascending ...
Suggested by: Mike (18 May, '20) Upvoted: 23 Sep Comments: 5
Under consideration searching

Show tags while linking via double brackets

While linking to notes with identical names it would be very helpful to have further identification to where this note might belong: perhaps showing tags while ...
Suggested by: Hibiscus (27 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 09 Aug Comments: 8
Under consideration searching

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: 12 Sep Comments: 3
Under consideration searching

Filter by empty notes

I would like to be able to filter notes without any content (empty notes). Motivation: Be able to "grow" my knowledge base by quickly identifying notes I need to ...
Suggested by: Adrian (15 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 16 Jul Comments: 2
Under consideration searching

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: 09 Aug Comments: 4
Under consideration searching

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: 06 Jun Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium searching

Rename Favorites in Task View

When filtering and searching tasks, once a favorite is created, allow the text displayed in the left sidebar to be renamed. The advantage this offers is faster ...
Suggested by: David Sullivan (26 Jan) Upvoted: 23 Sep Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-low searching

View Shortcuts/Global shortcut bar

Shortcuts at the moment are only local to the view you're in, e.g. a tag within Notes, a search within Tasks. But in my workflow I want to switch betwee 'today's ...
Suggested by: Stuart (03 Mar) Upvoted: 30 May Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching

Parent tag to show only parent tag items, not also children tags items

With hierarchical tags, if you choose a parent tag (e.g. projects) you get all items (e.g. notes) having that specific tag and all other children tags ...
Suggested by: Cibrán (20 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 15 Sep Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-low searching

Searching Date using DD-MM-YYYY or DD/MM/YYYY

I would like to go back to dates quickly using the search function and quick open functionality. It would be great if both formats would be implemented: ...
Suggested by: Diego Nijboer (13 Jan, '22) Upvoted: 29 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching

Sort by option for ascending or descending

"Sort by" has an option for date created, but only most recent first. Could we have an option for reversing that?
Suggested by: Nick C (10 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 28 Apr Comments: 1
Under consideration searching

Hide Empty Notes

I add a lot of reference links to my notes, with the result that when I return to the note list after a writing session, I see an explosion of new notes (sometimes ...
Suggested by: Aurelius (12 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 14 Mar Comments: 2
Development underway searching

Filter task in calendar by task duration

Sometimes I have short time blocks so wanted to see what are some quick tasks i can finish during that time. Will be great if we can filter task by different time ...
Suggested by: nn (07 Feb) Upvoted: 15 Aug Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-medium searching

Allow search bar for tasks in calendar view

In calendar view, on the right sidebar, include search bar for tasks. Right now, it has "sort by task score" and "tag filters" only.
Suggested by: J (26 Feb) Upvoted: 10 Jun Comments: 1
Under consideration calendar effort-medium searching

Add 'OR' to Filter TASKS by Note Reference

At present, on the AmpleNote Tasks page (, there exists a filtering mechanism that allows for filtering of tasks by Note ...
Suggested by: M L (01 Mar) Upvoted: 10 Jul Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-medium searching

Search For Task option on the Task View Mode

Search by Task option in CTRL-O is great, but could't there also be task search window option when looking at the task view mode? It would be more obvious / ...
Suggested by: Pat Nims (02 Jan) Upvoted: 10 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-high searching

Ignore accents when searching

As a french guy, i often use accent when writing, but searching in Amplenote is not safe for me : for example i search the word "référence" it won"'t find my note ...
Suggested by: jejous (16 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 28 Jul Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching

Require implicit command to include archived notes in results when filtering by tag

When a note is archived it should not appear in any search unless implicitly told to do so. This is especially true when filtering by tags. Currently there is no ...
Suggested by: Tyler C (04 Mar, '21) Upvoted: 20 Aug Comments: 0
Under consideration searching

Default search terms to show last used terms

When I tap the selector to perform a search on mobile, it would be helpful to see a list of my most recent search terms, for the sake of convenience.
Suggested by: Moderator (06 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 29 Jul, '20 Comments: 0
Under consideration searching

Set colors for Shortcuts

I would appreciate it if shortcuts could be color coded. I understand that the default gets a gold star, but it would help me locate shortcuts if they could have the ...
Suggested by: Pat Nims (10 Jan) Upvoted: 26 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching

Search for notes created/modified on a specific day

Title. add a search operator that displays a view of all nodes (and optionally their context) that were modified on a specific day or range.
Suggested by: Omniraptor (20 Dec, '22) Upvoted: 19 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching

Filter the notes without any task list

Current we can only filter those notes *with* task list by `group: taskLists`, but not vice versa. I was trying to find those notes to see if I can turn some of ...
Suggested by: Aster (17 Jul) Upvoted: 17 Jul Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching

Stored searches / search presets / filters

Saving a specific search phrase as a filter, search preset of what you'll call it would be great.
Suggested by: Markus (26 Feb) Upvoted: 26 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-medium searching

Full text search => Filter on author

Moving towards multiplayer mode would be fantastic as amplenote beats the others in so many ways. This is a simple first step and I suspect it's not very difficult to ...
Suggested by: Jose (02 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 02 Apr, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low searching