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Hello Evernote-Team, I am using Excel-Sheets to collect a mass of data and analyse them with Excels Pivot functions. For Pivot-functions Excel uses additional access to the file; And this produces an error Evernote is adding an Extension to the filename like , in the amendment folder. (I guess it is for protection of overwriting of different file Versions) As these characters are prohibited as filenames, Excel produces an error, when doing a Pivot Analysis. (see attached screenshot) => Please change the type of characters used for filename-Extension into allowed ones. Thanks Jens
I would like to see note searching/browsing by a method known as Elastic Lists or Elastic Searching or Facet Browsing - there's a famous example on the web under "elastic lists nobel prize winners" The interface would start with a list of your Tags. You select a Tag (becomes the parent), then the Tag list is hierarch-ically narrowed to show only the Tags shared (children) with the parent Tag. The user continues to select each drill-down level of tagging. This gives you the ability to browse your notes by "pivoting" your data based on any combination of tags, and starting with any tag. It does not require a predefined tag hierarchy and allows you to browse your data elastically by whatever mood (Tag) you are in. For example, an interior decorator, or home owner might have the following tags: bathrooms curtains paint red master bedrooms chairs furniture Let's assume the user has several notes tagged with: bedrooms, master, furniture And there are also note(s) tagged with: projects, paint, bathrooms, master The user could start their note browsing by clicking on any one of these tags (just as Evernote works now). Let's say the user is in a master bedroom suite enhancement mood. But they don't know what they want to do yet, they just want to browse notes related to this area of the house. So they click on "master". The not-existing-now browsing feature would then only display the resulting Tags that are shared with the parent Tag. The user then sees Tags for "paint, projects, furniture, master, bedrooms, bathrooms" in a hierarchy order indented under the parent Tag. User then selects, "paint" because they are in a painting mood... the resulting list of shared Tags is then limited no deeper because there are no more shared tags. Why this method of browsing? Let's say next weekend the user is in a furniture buying mood, but they just want to browse notes in general and let the possibilities unfold organically for inspiration from their notes database. I realize you can select multiple tags at once, but if you have 1000's of notes, or hundreds of tags, you don't always know what tags are shared with others. Also, this assumes you KNOW in advance what you want to see - perhaps you just want to be INSPIRED by the notes you have collected over the years for this very day years later. I have other day-to-day examples of this pivoting or elasticity that we encounter, for example an employee manual. The employee can click on "sales", then see related Tags "introductions, scripts, leads, fabrics"... but they could also have started their drill-down with "fabrics" depending on what they are searching for. - sorry this was a little hard to explain by text example only. I'll be glad to explain in more detail if there is some curiosity as to how or more examples of why.