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: yesterday Comments: 14
Development underway ui

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: 10 Apr Comments: 18
Planned ui

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: 07 Apr Comments: 10
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: 07 Apr Comments: 1
Under consideration ui

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: 02 Apr Comments: 9
Under consideration ui

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: 31 Mar Comments: 4
Planned ui

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: 15 Mar Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-medium ui

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: 31 Mar Comments: 3
Under consideration effort-high ui

Military time as a time format

I would like to be able to enter 17:00 in the time box instead of 5 PM. I would not make it mandatory but as a possible setting to be changed based on preferences.
Suggested by: Flavian Cristea (24 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 01 Mar Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-low ui

Add compact calendar view

With my screen resolution I'm only able to fit around 6 hours of calendar time into a single view. I'd love the ability to adjust the compactness of the calendar ...
Suggested by: C L (22 May, '22) Upvoted: 21 Mar Comments: 3
Under consideration effort-low ui

Use system fonts

It would help immensely for the app to feel more at home on various devices, to use the standard system font on any given device. It feels out of place to use the ...
Suggested by: Michael K (09 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 31 Mar Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium ui

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: 07 Mar Comments: 3
Under consideration effort-low ui

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: 17 Oct, '23 Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-low ui

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: 31 Mar Comments: 5
Under consideration ui

Allow resizable/adjustable left hand columns width in Notes View

Some note titles are long or begin with similar words. It would be appreciated if I could make the center list column wider (or wrap text) dynamically so I can see ...
Suggested by: Judi (21 Feb, '21) Upvoted: 18 Feb Comments: 4
Under consideration ui

avoid cliking on the tag when expanding it, it breaks workflow

Each time i need to expand another tag than the actual one, it equals to a click on it and the note list changes. It breaks the flow quite a bit.
Suggested by: jejous (16 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 29 Nov, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-low ui

Add week number to calendar in week at a glance and month at a glance view

Useful to put the week number in the calendar when in week at a glance and month at a glance view for activities that take multiple weeks.
Suggested by: Kamil Devonish (14 Mar, '22) Upvoted: 17 Oct, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-low ui

Keep tag list expanded when switching views

Every time I switch between Notes, Jots, Tasks, and Calendar view, the tags list is reset to fully collapsed. Since I have set my tags up hierarchically (e.g. I have ...
Suggested by: Stefan (02 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 11 Mar Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low ui

Amount of space a Note summary takes up

The notes summary takes up 9 lines on the screen so you only see 3 or 4 notes. As a result you are doing a lot of scrolling up and down. If you had 1 line for the ...
Suggested by: Steve Matthews (28 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 14 Feb Comments: 1
Under consideration ui

Make it easier to create nested tags

Let's say you already have a nested tag called "business/marketing", but you want to create a third layer in the hierarchy called "analytics", i.e. ...
Suggested by: Hanif (01 Jan) Upvoted: 31 Mar Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-medium ui

Titlebar Should Show Selected Tag/Jot/Note Title

Currently it just shows Amplenote - which is confusing if you have lots of tabs.
Suggested by: Mark (24 Dec, '21) Upvoted: 13 Feb Comments: 0
Development underway effort-low ui

Make todos more annoying to look at over time

It would be funny if the todos visually changed over time, becoming less unpleasant to look at the longer it sits. Might motivate me to cross items off my list faster!
Suggested by: Moderator (07 Aug, '18) Upvoted: 26 Sep, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration ui

Calendar view of notes

similar to onetastic/onenote, or Notion's Calendar view or gallery view of database; see all content titles/thumbnails/previews within a Calendar display
Suggested by: Roy (30 Nov, '21) Upvoted: 31 Jan, '23 Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-high ui

Make the header area sticky

In the desktop version, when scrolling a long page, it is a small pain to scroll up to do note level actions. It would be handy to keep the Title, tags and the ...
Suggested by: Prabu Rajasekaran (15 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 24 Dec, '22 Comments: 2
Under consideration effort-low ui

Locked notes can't be deleted

You have to unlock them first to delete the notes.
Suggested by: Nick (17 Nov, '20) Upvoted: 26 Nov, '20 Comments: 1
Under consideration ui

Allow for all possible combinations when displaying side panes and main note.

Specifically, when I share a screen remotely with others, I would like to see my overview with favorites, etc. but not my last opened notes incl. the preview of my ...
Suggested by: Funky_Ooze (21 Dec, '23) Upvoted: 05 Feb Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-medium ui

Group task by note additional information on the note name/location

When you group tasks by note, you will only see the name of the note. I'd like to be able to also see the tags (if any) associated to that note (or basically under ...
Suggested by: Miguel (27 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 16 Apr, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration ui

Expand Backlinks View in note

As we are using inline tags. It would be nice to adjust the size of the backlinks window vs the main body, Or even consider enabling us to show only backlinks with ...
Suggested by: Kidd (11 Feb, '22) Upvoted: 16 Apr, '22 Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium ui

Make the editor for Vault notes visually distinct to minimize accidental usage of non-encrypted note

The current shield icon in the top right of the editor is easy to overlook, there could be some more obvious signal to the user that the note they are typing in is ...
Suggested by: Kendall (08 Apr, '21) Upvoted: 13 Apr, '21 Comments: 1
Under consideration ui

Allow shortcuts to be grouped with hierarchies

I would like to add shortcuts of various notes, and would like them to be grouped by the tags. That way I can collapse shortcuts based on the top level tags and get ...
Suggested by: Mani (08 Feb, '23) Upvoted: 26 Jul, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-high ui

Show the note title that a task belongs to in the calendar view > Unscheduled tasks box

Amplenote Calendar mode shows the unscheduled tasks on the right side of the screen when we are in a task domain with tasks that does not have a start date. It is ...
Suggested by: Jack Elliott (01 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 05 Aug, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low ui

Show recently used notes in note lookup menus, when no text is entered

When I use "extract to a note", Amplenote shows a search pop-up window. But often I don't remember the name of the note I'd like to transfer text to. I suggest that ...
Suggested by: amplenotist (28 Jan) Upvoted: 28 Jan Comments: 1
Under consideration effort-medium note-linking ui

A faster way to toggle between light/dark mode (UI)

Probably just a me thing (hope not) but I would like a faster way of switching between these two modes, like a button always present in the UI instead of it being ...
Suggested by: Martina Peluso (13 Jan) Upvoted: 13 Jan Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low ui

Collapse 'Shortcuts' and 'Tags' lists in the sidebar

Implement click on 'Shortcuts' and 'Tags' lists headings in the sidebar to hide/reveal (collapse) the content lists of both shortcuts and tags. Long lists of ...
Suggested by: Nathan (04 Oct, '23) Upvoted: 04 Oct, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low ui

Slideshow mode for images inside a note

How it would work: You (double)tap/click on an image inside a note a slide show mode would turn on where all images of the actual note could be browsed in a (semi) ...
Suggested by: Gabor (21 Sep, '23) Upvoted: 21 Sep, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-high ui

Don't automatically close the "Quick to-do" input

When using the "Quick to-do" input in the Calendar tab, after entering a to-do don't close the input. This would allow a user to quickly enter subsequent tasks ...
Suggested by: Rob (05 Sep, '23) Upvoted: 05 Sep, '23 Comments: 0
Under consideration calendar effort-low ui

Don't reset nav pane when switching views

My workflow: I like to use Jots Mode (JM) w/the primary nav pane collapsed (call this V1), but I like to use Notes Mode (NM) w/the primary nav pane collapsed & the ...
Suggested by: weird (22 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 22 Apr, '22 Comments: 0
Under consideration effort-low ui

Add a dark background when longer Rich Footnotes extend past the bottom of a note

Suggested by: Lucian (17 May, '21) Upvoted: 17 May, '21 Comments: 0
Under consideration ui