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      29 comments  ·  Tell us your thoughts!  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hi everyone,

      We have made further improvements in our HTML5 editor in terms of features and behavior. Please keep an eye on our newsletter, and try it again if you haven’t for a while, and keep the great suggestions coming!
      https://notes.noteflight.com/category/news/new-features/


      Here’s what we wrote a while back:

      “Thank you again for this. I want to report back on the discussions we have had in the past few days based on your suggestions here, and based on the extensive discussions on our forums, as well as the messages we have received on our support line. We have talked through each item in your list, as well as those from other users, and also a list of issues that we already had in mind – many of which overlap with yours.

      From this collected list of ideas and improvements for the HTML5 editor, a few stood out as must-fixes which…

      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

      Albert, please write to support@noteflight.com with the specific browser and operating system, and a link to a typical score where this is happening, so we can test it for you. With extremely large scores it can be a little slower, but should be working for you!

      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

      We have continued to make improvements in the design and performance our HTML5 editor. Always make sure you are using the most recent version of your browser, and keep us posted if you continue to see problems!

      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

      Hey everyone! Our work on improving the new editor continues. Please take a look at this list of recent updates. This process is not over by any means - we are still working on things and will continue to do so. This is just the latest progress. https://notes.noteflight.com/noteflight-score-editor-improves/

      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

      Thanks for the comments! Keep 'em coming. We are working on this every day.

      Those of you who said the background was too bright - are you enjoying the new darker look?

      More soon.

      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

      Thanks for all the great comments so far! A quick reply for now, to "The Famous": we do have the octave-down treble clef with the "8" which is standard for tenor voices. But we don't offer the others because they are not standard notation. They are useful in some cases, but most players are not used to seeing them and may miss them. That doesn't mean we shouldn't offer them in the long run, because they are used sometimes and we want our users to have lots of options. But it means this isn't a high-priority item.

      You can use 8va/8vb lines in the meantime - or for certain instruments the transposition is just understood - for example piccolo, double bass, glockenspiel, etc.

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        AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

        Thanks! We will take a look at this as part of the guitar frames.

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          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

          Noteflight always had two options - Free or "Crescendo" (now called Premium).

          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

          Thanks for the catch - sorry about that! Fixed.

          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

          We renamed it "Premium" so it's no longer called "Crescendo". Just go to our main site and click "Sign up" in the top panel!

          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

          If you use NF 3.0, your score is automatically backed up to your hard drive as you work, and is then saved to the cloud when you reconnect with the internet. So you could work that way, though it is not risk free: there are some features that may not work, and there is a small chance that if your computer had to restart your edits could be lost (though this is not a big risk). Sorry not to give a more conclusive answer - the dev team could answer more conclusively but I wanted to get back to you quickly.

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              AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

              Hi Brian, thank you for your note. I want to be sure I understand your specific need here: if you are writing for a live performance, Noteflight will work just fine: you can certainly write a decrescendo or crescendo and the performers will have the correct notation for the effect you need.
              The only limitation here is in Noteflight's MIDI playback sounds. If you are opening Noteflight and pressing play during the showcase, that is when you would have the problem with this feature.

              Have I understood correctly? Please let us know! Thank you.

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                AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                I'm sorry for the confusion! I hate to ask, but if you don't mind it would be great if you could re-post your idea. I think it's a valuable idea and would love to have it "on the books" again now that I understand it better.

                And/or, there is another related idea here - does this come close?
                http://feedback.noteflight.com/forums/4962-tell-us-your-thoughts/suggestions/2043251-allow-actions-on-multiple-scores-at-once-print-d

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                  AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                  Fredrik thank you for your comment! As I understand it, because we are not an iOS app, but rather a website on the mobile browser, things work differently than for a "real" app. Until recently, the OS would not allow us to export files. However I have heard recently that the new iOS may allow this, and we are looking into it. We agree - it is a serious limitation!

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                    AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                    This is on our list!

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                      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                      We have it! It's in the drum sets - see this list of all our Percussion sounds: https://notes.noteflight.com/playing-techniques-part-2-percussion/

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                        AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                        We don't have any news on this at the moment. We have not forgotten it - we are just busy building some big new features and our focus is there for the moment.

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                          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                          Thank you. We know how amazing this will be and we are working steadily on making it a reality!

                          Stay tuned.

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                            We already offer selection of any range of notes, via touch. To select multiple notes in an iPad:

                            1. Tap the first note (the cursor will start to blink)
                            2. Put one finger on the last note of the range of notes you want to select (don’t release it!)
                            3. Tap back on the first note you selected.

                            See here for a demonstration: https://youtu.be/L9YQ3CeTQ7Q

                            Best,
                            — Noteflight Team
                            “Bring music to life”
                            www.noteflight.com

                            That said, the idea of a command field is interesting too, and we will give it full consideration.

                            AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                            Please try the method described and let us know if it doesn't work!

                            1. Tap the first note (the cursor will start to blink)
                            2. Put one finger on the last note of the range of notes you want to select (don't release it!)
                            3. Tap back on the first note you selected.

                            See here for a demonstration: https://youtu.be/L9YQ3CeTQ7Q

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                              AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                              Could you please check it again?

                              AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                              The option to show if a score is original was merged into this.
                              It has 545 votes so it is very important to this feature.

                              AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                              This is something we are thinking a lot about these days. Stay tuned for more news!

                              And if you are an education Noteflight Learn user, check out our Content Libraries! https://notes.noteflight.com/noteflight-learn-content-libraries/

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                                AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                We are honestly really sorry to lose you over this! It's actually quite high on our list of priorities but we are so busy with new features that we just haven't gotten there yet. Please check back soon!

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                                  AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                  Thank you. We have redesigned our Profile page - it doesn't do this exactly yet, but let us know what you think!

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                                    AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                    For now you will need to rely on selecting and de-selecting the measures you need, or may need. To de-select, just click into white space. Hope that helps for now!

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                                      AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                      Update: you can now indent the first system. The option is under Score > Settings. See: https://www.noteflight.com/guide#documentLayoutSize

                                      You also need indentation for any other system, correct?

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                                        AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                        Update: we already allow users to follow each other. That is not exactly a "Friend" system like Facebook but it's similar.

                                        So, we think the main aspect of this feature is the inbox and messaging - that is something we don't have.

                                        Therefore, I am going to merge this with this idea: http://feedback.noteflight.com/forums/4962-tell-us-your-thoughts/suggestions/2155805-sending-messages

                                        Thanks everyone!

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                                          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                          Oh I see... but that is not standard - normally punctuation comes before the extender line. Could you share examples where that's not the case?

                                          AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                          What do you mean about adding punctuation at the end of a line?

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                                            AdminRobin McClellan (Admin, Noteflight) commented  · 

                                            Currently this is not possible but it is something we hope to add in the future!

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