Version history in Bear app?

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13 Nov, 2016 12:37 PM

Is there a way to find old versions of my notes after editing?
Simplenote has this functionality and Evernote

  1. 1 Posted by Jeff on 13 Nov, 2016 05:57 PM

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    Would love that too

  2. Support Staff 2 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 14 Nov, 2016 09:43 AM

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    we're thinking about it, our main concern is how to manage files and images without creating duplicates or keeping unnecessary files.


  3. 3 Posted by Tim on 25 May, 2017 04:54 PM

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    The only thing from keeping me from diving in head first!

  4. 4 Posted by Alexandros on 31 Aug, 2017 07:52 AM

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    Is there any update on finding older versions of notes after editing? There are times when a note is edited accidentally and I realise it too late, when the undo function cannot be used any more...

    This is the only reason I'm still using Evernote and haven't moved all my notes to bear.

  5. Support Staff 5 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 31 Aug, 2017 08:05 AM

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    Bear Versioning is ready but needs an intensive testing, which we suspended to dedicate to iOS and MacOS updates.


  6. 6 Posted by Kevin Queen on 03 Sep, 2017 03:20 PM

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    If you need a QA tester for this feature I volunteer. I love bear but this is the critical feature that is missing.

  7. 7 Posted by Alexandros on 04 Sep, 2017 11:11 AM

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    Definitely agree with that, especially for us who use these notes apps for work.

  8. 8 Posted by John Man on 10 Sep, 2017 10:01 PM

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    Another request from here (Pro subscriber) to versioning and/or automated backups.

    I stored my notes previously in Dropbox (with extended version history so all changes over the past year retained) but I've lost that now that I've switched to Bear.

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