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Most irritating feature on Evernote iOS


Sovereign77

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Well, technically this is the iPadOs. When typing on a note, I may need to naviagte my cursor to another position somewhere else on the screen. However, when I do this, if I seem to swipe left (even though I'm not intentionally doing it) Evernote takes me out of the current note and to note view (the list of all your notes in alphabetical order).

Is there a way to stop this nuisance happening?

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Makes really no sense - deactivate, reactivate, deactivate ...

When the soft keyboard is open, you can simply long press the spacebar. This converts the keyboard into a trackpad, that allows to place the cursor very precisely, and with no chance to unintentionally swipe.

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10 hours ago, PinkElephant said:

Makes really no sense - deactivate, reactivate, deactivate ...

When the soft keyboard is open, you can simply long press the spacebar. This converts the keyboard into a trackpad, that allows to place the cursor very precisely, and with no chance to unintentionally swipe.

Wouldn't it just be easier to create an option to disbale the damn thing as my fellow commenter suggested?

Btw, I use a physical keyboard and not the soft one so doing what you suggested would actually cause more of a headache than the current situation, not to mention opening the soft keyboard would also take up half my screen adding to the headache.

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I subscribed to ask about this same issue. The “long press the space bar” solution is no help because I mostly encounter this problem when reviewing notes and this keeps the keyboard open, taking up half the screen real estate. 
 

I’ve run into this same problem even without the keyboard open myself - I’m trying to scroll through the latest chapter or section of whatever I’ve been working on just to review it when suddenly the iPadOS version of the app decides I must have swiped just a hair diagonally to the right and suddenly backs me out of my notebook and what I was reading into an entirely different index. It’s worse on iOS - I just want to review my notes without having to deliberately swipe diagonally left to keep it from kicking me out of what I’m reading. It’s reached the point where I’ve considered dropping my premium membership since this discourages me from really using Evernote on my mobile devices.  I would love the ability to disable horizontal scrolling to keep from being kicked out of whatever I’m reviewing because Evernote thinks my scrolling finger moved a millimeter to the right. 
 

I’m probably going to get mocked for complaining about this but it is the ONLY issue I have with Evernote 10.7.1 (and later still an issue for 10.8) and I finally got fed up enough to make an account to ask about it....

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