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  1. Better conversion to text

    Currently the conversion is poor.

    240 votes
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  2. Multiple pages

    A document can have number of pages. Multiple pages in same document is not possible at the moment

    222 votes
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  3. Have an option to make scans black and white

    When you scan a document to PDF it retains the doc colour, even on black and white docs you sometimes get a brown hue on the scan. I would like the option to change the scan to grey scale or black and white if i do not like the colour option. The whiteboard scan gives a great black and white scan

    222 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Office Lens for Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Build office lens into OneNote

    Use office lens to take document/whiteboard pictures straight from OneNote

    213 votes
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  5. 211 votes
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    35 comments  ·  Office Lens for Windows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Automatically save to Dropbox

    Most pictures will automatically go to my camera uploads in Dropbox, but these do not. Would be nice if they automatically saved (without me having to name them) and if they saved to a location that Dropbox could pick them up automatically.

    201 votes
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  7. Straighten curved (bent) pages

    Office Lens would be even better if it could straighten photos of bent pages, e.g. a photo of a page from a thick book.

    189 votes
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  8. Multi page rearrange.

    After taking series of Photos or scans, it would be nice to have a way to arrange the order of them prior to saving to PDF or other forma

    185 votes
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  9. Default Filter Setting

    Have option to default filter of choice instead of always set to Auto. When scanning a multi page doc, I have to apply the b/w filter after every page.

    166 votes
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  10. 160 votes
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  11. Settings >> Disable shutter sound

    Please add option to disable shutter sound, or use native camera shutter sound setting. Thanks.

    159 votes
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  12. Choose one note location

    I very much would like to choose where my picture goes in OneNote it's annoying having to constantly move my data back and forth in my notebooks trying to keep them organised and the quick notes section clean

    154 votes
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  13. Add a direct link to dynamics CRM online!!! Please God!!!!

    Office lens converting a business card to a contact file should be a direct link to a CRM system. This would be a big deal.

    151 votes
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  14. Business card

    Why can't I save business card info directly into my contacts

    143 votes
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  15. Save files to dropbox

    Give office lens the possibility to save files in dropbox.

    142 votes
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  16. Delete Files/Documents in Office Lens

    Make it possible to delete unwanted items from Office Lrnd

    141 votes
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  17. Reduce resolution option

    Add the option to reduce the resolution option to reduce the file size.

    137 votes
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  18. Fix authentication error for Office Lens.

    Saving an image is stuck because of an authentication error. Put in the code for work account and now it just spins. Rebooting or relaunching finds the image still there. Can't figure out what the problem is. Just stuck.

    137 votes
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  19. Let me share the picure (or pdf) by mail again.

    In the new update i can't share the picture with my email. This was the reason i used Office Lens.

    136 votes
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  20. 131 votes
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