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multiple note windows

Mauricio Sanchez Feb 14, 2017 07:03AM PST

It doesn't appear that Outline supports having multiple windows open to edit different notes/sections across each window. Would be a killer feature IMO.

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Valya Feb 14, 2017 10:13PM PST OUTLINE Helping Hand
Hi Mauricio,

Thanks for reaching out!

I will include this feature to our suggestions list.
We will start analysing it.

Are there any other questions / suggestions?
Feel free to write, I will help!
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Pralay Biswas Feb 28, 2017 03:14AM PST
+1 on the feature - really helps formatting a rough drafty note to something fairer with multiple windows side by side
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George W Jun 28, 2017 12:29PM PDT
+1 on this multiple window feature. Would boost user-friendliness and productivity.
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Outline Jun 29, 2017 02:00AM PDT OUTLINE Helping Hand
Pralay and George, thanks for the feedback!

Votes counted!
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Agnieszka Sep 28, 2017 12:47AM PDT
I was just looking for the multiple windows option. It would be really useful if I could open two notebooks in two separate windows.

I use outline for drafting articles, and I keep notes on literature in a separate notebook (works great for sorting and categorising my bibliography). Would be so useful if I could have my literature notes open at the same time as my actual draft.
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Andy Jan 10, 2018 11:58AM PST
This would be very helpful. I frequently have to jump back and forth between old reference notes, and various active projects. It would be handy to have multiple pages open.
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B. Jan 20, 2018 07:55PM PST
Not being able to have more than one notebook open at the same time is a severe limitation.
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James Mar 20, 2018 01:22AM PDT

I agree the absence of multiple window views is a serious limitation.

I could see either opening multiple top-level app windows, or having only one app window and instead being able to open separate windows for individual pages (like Apple Notes). I probably prefer the first case.
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Martin Sandberg Jun 04, 2018 09:52AM PDT
I'll join in too! I've got 3 monitors on my development machine, a 27" Apple LED (2560 x 1440 pixels) on the left, a true 4k (4096 x 2160 pixels) in the middle and an Apple 30" Cinema display (2560 x 1440 pixels) on the right. So I like to put multiple windows up for various purposes.

I'd like to keep a general notes window on the left and a coding snippets and OS X documentation pointers on the right.

Thanx!
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Terry Jun 04, 2018 12:37PM PDT
I also vote for this feature and need it badly. There are many instances where having multiple windows open is necessary. Just one example is I have taken notes in a customer meeting and now reviewing those notes with my team.

In this example, I want to take notes in my team meeting, and I also need to have a window open with my customer notes I can review with the team.

Please allow an arbitrary # of windows to be open. I was a long-time user of Circus Ponies Notebook and this was a VERY useful feature.

We should be able to right-mouse on any Notebook, Section Group or Section and open it in a new Window!

Thank you.
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marc Sep 01, 2018 06:24PM PDT
another vote for multiple windows. Lack of this feature makes this program unusable for my needs ... otherwise would love to switch to it

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