Our customers made these suggestions for improving Rocketbook. Suggestions for improving Rocketbook.
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Omit drawn diagrams from OCR transcriptions
Maybe add some way to indicate where a drawn diagram starts and ends, so that it can overlook that part of the page in the transcription process.
Suggested by: Amy Bernard (25 May, '21) • Upvoted: 17 Mar • Comments: 6
Chinese Language OCR
I would love to be able to OCR when I study Chinese. I can't currently write on my iPad how I want but if I could write in Rocketbook and then OCR into my iPad that ...
Suggested by: Yuki (22 Apr, '20) • Upvoted: 16 Feb • Comments: 1
Option to ignore line breaks in OCR transcription files
Every line of written text, regardless of whether it continues below, starts a new line after OCR is applied (like a bad poem!). This means need to spend time editing ...
Suggested by: Tasha (08 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 14 Mar • Comments: 3
Suggested by: Amitai (27 Aug, '19) • Upvoted: 17 Feb • Comments: 2
After you take your notes, talk about them and reveal them part by Part (makes movie) syncronised to narration. E.g. Telestrator mode
Suggested by: Steven Chen (18 Aug, '17) • Upvoted: 30 Dec, '22 • Comments: 4
OCR Markup Smart Tags Support for All Notebooks
Smart tags don’t really hit the mark for me. I’d like to be able to create tags in my document as I’m writing instead of having an extra chore after I’ve scanned the ...
Suggested by: Josh (19 Feb, '22) • Upvoted: 26 Jan • Comments: 1
In-App customizability function to apply pre-loaded company letterhead to job quotes/invoices
In conjunction wtih suggestion for job quote/invoice pages - build a functinality into the App to pre-upload a "masthead" that can be applied to the top of the job ...
Suggested by: MB (27 Feb, '20) • Upvoted: 18 Aug, '22 • Comments: 1
Allow Smart List item to be moved from one Smart List to another
Suggested by: Nigel (08 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 26 Jan • Comments: 2
Review of Transcription
It would be great to be able to review the OCR transcription before sending the file. If the transcription was reviewed it would be great if there was built-in ...
Suggested by: Josh Wise (22 Apr, '19) • Upvoted: 26 Jan • Comments: 1
Shortcut or widget for smart lists
Smart lists are a great addition! But, while I can immediately create them using the Android widget, it's 4 clicks to get back to the list to check items off. ...
Suggested by: CJ_Zoom (30 Aug, '21) • Upvoted: 02 Jan • Comments: 0
OCR Readability Rating
AS A Customer WHO has Poor Hand-Writing✍️, I WANT TO get Feedback from the App in How Clearly I’m Writing ✍️ for its OCR SO THAT I can have more Searchable Rocketnotes
Suggested by: Brad Neiman (19 Feb, '19) • Upvoted: 16 Feb • Comments: 0
Widget / Standalone Smart List App
Smart lists are a great feature, especially combined with Cloud Cards. It would be great to make the created lists more accessible on Android with a Home Screen ...
Suggested by: Nigel (28 Aug, '21) • Upvoted: 02 Jan • Comments: 2
App Feature: Destination Confirmation on Review Screen
When going through the process of scanning pages, I often get anxiety as I'm about to hit the Send button. I can change the file name and review my document here, but ...
Suggested by: Rex (06 Sep, '19) • Upvoted: 05 Dec, '22 • Comments: 3
OCR Multi-level Indented Bulleted notes
For writing notes, I usually use multiple levels of indents to differentiate topics and sub-topics. Would be nice to have that information available after OCR ...
Suggested by: David (21 May, '22) • Upvoted: 17 Mar • Comments: 1
OCR Shorthand custom writing shortcuts
if i write avg it usually means average, i want to put them in the digital format after transcribing. I write avg in my book but in the text file after ...
Suggested by: Manohar (11 Mar, '22) • Upvoted: 26 Aug, '22 • Comments: 0
OCR recognize Swedish letters Å Ä Ö
When I use the OCR and write Å, Ä Ö, the translation became different, when I write Veckomöte V18, the translation is VeckomÃte V18.
Suggested by: Morgan Grönqvist (25 May, '20) • Upvoted: 15 Mar • Comments: 1
Preview OCR Before Sending to Destination
OCR does not always accurately convert my text. A helpful feature would be the ability to preview and if need be edit the OCR result before sending to the destination.
Suggested by: AC (16 Aug, '22) • Upvoted: 20 Feb • Comments: 0
iOS-Quick Action and/or Widget
Would love the app to make use of either the Quick Actions (long press on app) or the new widgets .
Suggested by: Dustin McClain (07 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 27 Feb • Comments: 0
Write your notes in native language, scan and transcribe into text to approve before translating into another language (and have the option to save both copies).
Suggested by: Jessie Johnson (23 Aug, '21) • Upvoted: 27 Feb • Comments: 0
Allow creation of New Smart List using ##Listname##
Simply use the "title" to name the scanned list.
Suggested by: Nigel (08 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 16 Mar • Comments: 0
google drive transcript upload: as plain .txt file instead of .gdoc file
When sending by email, the transcript can be sent as a text file. When sending to google drive, it can only be sent as a google doc. I would like to be able to send ...
Suggested by: Gregory M (25 Feb, '21) • Upvoted: 22 Dec, '21 • Comments: 1
Snapcast: variable frame rate and only send when images changes
We use SnapCasts to accompany video conferences where the whiteboard is illegible. The Beacons app takes a screen shot every 5 seconds. I'd like to be able to change ...
Suggested by: Dave Kauffman (02 Aug, '19) • Upvoted: 07 May, '21 • Comments: 1
Option to switch on/off OCR during scanning process
Hi there, first I really like the OCR function. Using my Rocketbooks I noticed, that I often change the destination settings turnig OCR on/off right before scanning, ...
Suggested by: Anika (21 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 21 Jan • Comments: 0
Cloud Card Tree
I often use index cards as a project management tool to create a task tree for the project at hand. Traditionally, I attach them to a cork board or white board and ...
Suggested by: Eben (11 Aug, '21) • Upvoted: 18 Aug, '22 • Comments: 0
Add scan resolution features to iOS
This feature exists already on android. iOS resolution only comes in at 96 dpi. I can get better resolution on android, but we all use Apple
Suggested by: Nicole (22 May, '20) • Upvoted: 13 Nov, '22 • Comments: 1
Rocketbook Chrome Extension
scanning feature built right into chrome!
Suggested by: bri's husband (11 Apr, '22) • Upvoted: 27 Feb • Comments: 0
Transcription - use MyScript
I have been using the Nebo app for handwriting recognition on an iPad. Nebo is powered by MyScript and it is practically flawless recognizing my messy handwriting. ...
Suggested by: C. Cooper (27 Nov, '21) • Upvoted: 30 Jan • Comments: 1
Sort smart list items by project
Currently, I can only upload a to-do page scan to a single smart list. I would like to be able to sort my items into different smart lists based on the project name. ...
Suggested by: Joseph (26 Oct, '21) • Upvoted: 28 Oct, '22 • Comments: 1
Study Mode Feature: Allow Decks to be Merged
(Bundles / Decks to be Merged / Combined) Allow cloud cards to be uploaded to existing files/decks, thereby building the study deck over time. For example: You create ...
Suggested by: Scotty Jones (11 Apr, '21) • Upvoted: 10 Feb • Comments: 1
Add Support For Apple Sign In
I wanted to offer that we should add Apple Sign In to the App early on because I heard iOS 13 is going to require it if you offer other 3rd part login options.
Suggested by: Jordan (09 Aug, '19) • Upvoted: 29 Apr, '20 • Comments: 1
App Idea: Scrolling Scans
This idea is completely non vital to the app, but an additional idea for it. When examining a scan in the app, the ability to flick left or right. When examining the ...
Suggested by: Tommy G. (20 Sep, '17) • Upvoted: 13 Oct, '22 • Comments: 0
Moving destinations to different icons
As my usage and priorities change, I’d love to be able to move destinations to other icons without having to reset everything. For example, click on my Evernote ...
Suggested by: Trey (22 Jan, '20) • Upvoted: 16 Oct, '22 • Comments: 2
File folders in the app
One upgrade that would help me in the app function would be to have the freedom to create folders within the app to sort files. I would love to have some greater ...
Suggested by: Greg Serafino (14 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: 13 Feb • Comments: 1
Audio Recording Sync
Software like Livepen record audio as you write, and allow users to click on parts of their digital upload to hear the audio recorded at that time. Any ability to ...
Suggested by: AB Stancil (23 Apr, '22) • Upvoted: 03 Mar • Comments: 1
Quick Share Button
Quick sharing button in APP to send the scan of one or more sheets directly to an external entity. It allowed to scan and send direct to one or more contacts
Suggested by: Nuno Magalhães (04 Dec, '18) • Upvoted: 02 Jul, '22 • Comments: 1
OCR in Russian
It's one of the most spoken languages in the world. Would be great to have OCR for Russian.
Suggested by: Irina F (23 Apr, '22) • Upvoted: 16 Sep, '22 • Comments: 0
Create checklist in Trello
A scan option or page that creates a checklist on a Trello board.
Suggested by: Amanda Huls (25 Mar, '22) • Upvoted: 27 Feb • Comments: 0
OCR Arabic Language
As a student of the Arabic Language, it is very cumbersome to use the onboard Arabic keyboard on the Mac. My Arabic learning would be revolutionised if Arabic OCR was ...
Suggested by: Essdeen (16 Feb, '22) • Upvoted: 03 Mar • Comments: 0
Orbit Date Field - Include in File Name
I've been an avid user of Rocketbook for a long time and just got the Orbit and folio combo (and love it). I like the date field box to the top right of the page, but ...
Suggested by: Eric (13 Dec, '21) • Upvoted: 09 May, '22 • Comments: 0
Simple Note Taking "In App"
Would love to see a simple note section in the app where can type notes (ala Google Keep, Notes in IOS, etc). I currently do this in the IOS Notes app but it would be ...
Suggested by: Scott M. (14 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 27 Feb • Comments: 0
App History List View Option
Current history view is in "Thumbnail" format. Can user have an option, where one can select the view type. It can be list format or small icon format or anything. ...
Suggested by: Vaibhav (26 Dec, '19) • Upvoted: 02 Feb • Comments: 0
Allow PDF Import/Share From Other Apps
Rocketbook makes it really easy to share PDFs in multiple ways. The Rocketbook app is also a great go-to place to keep those PDFs handy. It would be wonderfully ...
Suggested by: Stephen (26 May, '22) • Upvoted: 09 Mar • Comments: 0
Being able to utilize a smart goal format
Suggested by: Danny Artopoeus (22 Jan, '22) • Upvoted: 26 Aug, '22 • Comments: 0
Update/replace page in files with the same smart title
In a notebook, I often have a task list, a form or other item that changes through time. When scanned more han once just causes more obsolete data in my files, ...
Suggested by: Adrian (21 Nov, '21) • Upvoted: 26 Jan • Comments: 0
Rocketbook App in Japanese
Rocketbook 日本語表示 日本語表示アプリ希望です。 せっかく買ったのに何書いてるかわからない。日本語表示だったら会社内でもお勧めできてユーザが増える。
Suggested by: KEN MORIMOTO (08 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 10 Jan • Comments: 0
Video+Audio record using Beacons
Using beacons, for example on a whiteboard or attached to projector screen, video record as the handwritten (or typed notes/powerpoint) appear on the board. Audio ...
Suggested by: Adam (01 May, '21) • Upvoted: 26 Jan • Comments: 0
Different sender if sent from different Destination to same email address
This could enable setting up of inbox rules so that files sent from different Destinations can automatically be moved to different folders for easier organisation.
Suggested by: Lou (04 Jun, '21) • Upvoted: 08 Feb, '22 • Comments: 2
Snapcast for Notebooks
Snapcast service is available only for the future use of beacons in whiteboards. I think this use of snapcast notes would be interesting and useful for captures of ...
Suggested by: Manuel Fernandez (10 Sep, '19) • Upvoted: 31 Jan, '22 • Comments: 1
Allow marking just first page destinations for multi-page scans
Right now, if you have multi-page scans, you have to mark the same destination icons on each page in order for it to actually do anything with that info. If I do a ...
Suggested by: Ben (22 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 27 Feb • Comments: 0
Scan option for watercolor drawing
I've been using water and the color frixion pens to do watercolor style art in my book, which looks great when I photograph it with my normal phone camera but the ...
Suggested by: Sabrina (16 Mar, '22) • Upvoted: 21 Nov, '22 • Comments: 0