Can I Sort Notes Manually?

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04 Nov, 2016 04:27 AM

As it stands, the notes reorder themselves by most recently modified. I need to reorder them manually, or at the very least creation date. Can this be done? Ideally it would be nice to have the option to reorder manually, by title, by modification date, or create date.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 04 Nov, 2016 02:42 PM

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    Hi,

    sorting options will be available in the near future, but can't be done right now.

    Cheers.

  2. 2 Posted by Anthony Richt on 04 Nov, 2016 05:36 PM

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    Hi Danilo,

    Thank you for taking the time to respond to my question.

    Since 2012 I had used Evernote as a daily journal. In April, I switched to
    Ulysses, but missed the ability to easily add photos to an entry.

    I hoped with Bear's ability to drop in photos with ease, that it would
    become my new journal for years to come.

    However, sorting notes manually, or by creation date at least, is vital.

    Without that feature, I, unfortunately, can't justify the yearly
    subscription.

    I'm currently in the trial period, so if the feature should appear in Bear
    in the next 30 days then you can count me in:)

    Thanks again and best of luck on the app.

    It truly is beautiful.

    Tony

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 04 Nov, 2016 06:15 PM

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    Hi Tony,

    this sounds like a challenge! :D
    Ok, I'm on, I'll do my best to ship sorting in 30 days.

    Cheers.

  4. 4 Posted by Kenichi Wagatsu... on 05 Nov, 2016 01:24 PM

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    "Can I Sort Notes Manually"
    I am also looking forward to this feature is implemented(^_^)
    > sorting options will be available in the near future, but can't be done right now.

  5. 5 Posted by bob on 06 Nov, 2016 12:48 AM

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    At this point, I'd be very happy to sort by title.

  6. 6 Posted by Robert on 09 Nov, 2016 09:22 PM

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    Got here by googling 'can I sort bear notes manually' - would definitely be number one on my list of must haves. Really liking the app so far.

  7. 7 Posted by Cat Loves Bear on 01 Dec, 2016 11:48 PM

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    +1 for sorting manually. Wondering how the 30 day challenge is going. Excited!

  8. Support Staff 8 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 03 Dec, 2016 10:24 AM

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    I think I lost the 30 day challenge badly.

  9. 9 Posted by Anthony Richt on 03 Dec, 2016 01:54 PM

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    :(

  10. 10 Posted by Neal on 06 Dec, 2016 10:08 AM

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    so maybe Anthony Richt will wait for a little bit more time :)

  11. 11 Posted by nagi tree on 06 Dec, 2016 11:25 AM

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    On 2016年12月3日 22:54 +0900, Anthony Richt <[email blocked]>, wrote:

  12. 12 Posted by Anthony Richt on 09 Jan, 2017 04:45 PM

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    Danilo!

    Thank you so much for getting us the ability to globally sort our notes.

    I sorted my notes by creation date, and immediately my journal notebook
    felt better.
    (Kind of the way you feel when you're really thirsty and then you drink
    from a tall glass of water, you know?)

    Just one thing...

    I have lots of notebooks, (not just a daily log) and would love the ability
    to sort each notebook individually.
    By creation date is great for a daily log, but some notebooks are for
    projects and those notes need to be sorted manually.

    Maybe you could add a little icon next to the new note button?
    Like so? (please see attached.)

    But, you know, make it more beautiful than my mockup. Bear Beautiful.

    I love the app and use it, quite literally, every day.

    Thanks again for the updated ability to sort notes. It truly does make Bear
    even more of a pleasure to use.

    T

  13. 13 Posted by samvbeckmann on 14 Apr, 2017 02:52 AM

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    Also throwing my vote in that manual sorting would be amazing to have.

  14. 14 Posted by Steve @ Leadify on 27 Jul, 2017 08:24 PM

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    +1 On manual sorting. Nail that and you'll have another happy customer :)

  15. 15 Posted by Johnny on 04 Aug, 2017 06:57 PM

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    +1 on sorting each tag individually

  16. 16 Posted by Jeremy on 05 Aug, 2017 05:08 AM

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    +1 on manual sorting. Please!

  17. 17 Posted by chiyuan on 19 Aug, 2017 07:21 AM

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    +1 manual sorting

  18. 18 Posted by Mimi on 14 Nov, 2017 03:47 AM

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    No sorting is a deal breaker. Too bad! It looks very nice.

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