Support Center

Name is required.
Email address is required.
Invalid email address
Answer is required.
Exceeding max length of 5KB

simultaneous edits

Paul Oct 29, 2018 06:49AM PDT

After running into sync problems in the trial version I read through the FAQs/common questions and I noticed that on Dropbox, Box etc simultaneous edits on mutiple devices are not allowed/will cause sync problems.
Is there any way (Outline vs OneNote format, storage options) that simultaneous edits are possible? Having to close all current notebooks on my home Mac to be able to edit on my iPad and/or office computer would be a serious drawback...

Up 0 rated Down
Outline Oct 30, 2018 10:00PM PDT OUTLINE Helping Hand
Hello Paul,
thank you for your message!
Right now simultaneous edits are possible if you edit different pages of a section. If you try to edit one and the same page on different devices at the same time - that can cause conflicts.
Up 0 rated Down
Paul Nov 01, 2018 12:03AM PDT
Ok, thanks, that helps. Just purchased the license ;-)
Up 0 rated Down
Outline Nov 01, 2018 05:27AM PDT OUTLINE Helping Hand
We wish you great experience with Outline! :)
Up 0 rated Down
Terry Converse May 13, 2019 07:01AM PDT
I love OUTLINE, but I noticed when I use CHROME instead of SAFARI, the web postings do not include the URL link at the bottom of the page. Having the URL is obviously very handy. Is there a CHROME work around for this?

Thanks much,
Terry
Up 0 rated Down
Outline May 14, 2019 07:24PM PDT OUTLINE Helping Hand
Hey Terry,
Unfortunately, this function is only valid for Safari right now. We'll add this feature to our list of requests, but cannot give you any timeline, sorry

Post Your Public Answer

Your name (required)
Your email address (required)
Answer (required)
support@outline.ws
http://assets1.desk.com/
false
desk
Loading
seconds ago
a minute ago
minutes ago
an hour ago
hours ago
a day ago
days ago
about
false
Invalid characters found
/customer/en/portal/articles/autocomplete