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Enhance text tool with text wrapping, direct input, and resizable text boxes

Need text input directly on page instead of the pop out input box. Also need text wrapping for smaller sheet formats for those who type as well as write notes. I would gladly pay the fee for that but not the current input

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  • Bear commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Text boxes are editable, it's just difficult to return to edit them. Open a doc with a text box, select the dashed circle (circle to edit) tool and touch anywhere on the text box. The dashed line outlining the text box will appear and the upper left of the tool bar will show "Done" and "T"; Twp the "T" and the text box will open the box in the editing window. When you finish, tap "Done". Hope this helps.

  • Lawrence Shaw commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    All our forms are dynamic pdf.... So it would be nice to fill the fields with the keybord (Clean job) then sign as we can do it with papyrus.

  • Nasir Bilal commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    A must! This is what drove me away from lecture notes and gave me hope in papyrus. Excellent app, but would be peerless with this feature!

  • Andrey commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Subj, actually. And it is strange that I do not see a bug tracker occupying a highly visible place...

  • Tuan Dzung Nguyen commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I suggest you should add a new function. It allow users to use both handwriting and soft keyboard and make a switch between them.This can make the notes more interesting. It makes users write and type notes faster than ever.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes! The word-wrap is key. If you are writing more than a sentence, it just continues on forever on one single line, and then it is a pain to fix. Being able to edit the size of the comment just by resizing, or better yet, pre-drawing the size limitations you want the text box to have would be much more functional. I'd love to see this happen as it would improve my note taking experience dramatically.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Nope. This would make this an awesome tool. Integrated with a clipboard feature.

  • Michael Lachmann Tamarlin commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes, the text tool is ridiculous. Especially taking into account that it is a paid feature!!
    Papyrus is so nice, and yet I was very disappointed when I purchased the toolbox for text, and it turned out to be so crappy.

    1. Size of fonts is way too small! The biggest font, 50pt, is just big enough to be used as a regular font, and the default font is much too small relative to the size of a line in my galaxy note 10.1
    2. Text formating. Allow the width to be specified, and have the lines be automatically justified. Better yet would be if the text was formated directly on the page, not in a separate dialog.
    3. Selecting text for editing is too fiddly. Better would be that if you click in the area of old text, you automatically edit it.

    And, for charging so much, you could easily add lists, bold, italic, etc etc etc.

  • Vidar commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Whenever I paste text into ex. an A4 -page, the textbox should automaticly fit the page, not go outside the boundries. Or a tool for editing the textbox size.

  • Leo commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    at least Copied texts Would fit into screen Not extend Out of it

  • nancy commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    is there anyway to add a wireless keyboard to this app. Its really usefu as a student especially since I have so much note taking to do. I love the app and would really like that added if at all possible

  • Amanda commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Instead of there being a box to type in at all, it would be nice if you could type directly on the note. That was the only reason why I bought the tool pack to begin with.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    text is the weak point of this app. There are no formating options fonts or size are V Poor. give us text box I Can format and move around

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I 2nd this request. Or, provide a means to automatically convert handwriting to text on command.

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