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If I make a bulleted list in Evernote then try to copy and paste it into Microsoft Word the formatting goes all wonky.  The bullets lose their hierarchy in Word (they all appear left justified) though they still maintain their style.  There is no simple way to remedy this.  This undermines Evernote's role in Office-related workflows.  Add onto this the recent dramatic loss of privacy which allows Evernote employees to read my notes and it may be time to just switch to OneNote.

Even if you paste it as unformatted text it still includes hyphens at the start of every line.

Any way to get a bulleted list to be formatted correctly when pasting into Microsoft Word and other MS products? 

 

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Crappy, cumbersome solution is to Export the note to HTML then copy and paste it into Word. 

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Hi.  Does it help to copy a 'blank' bullet layout from Word to a note as a template,  then edit the template to insert extra lines as necessary?

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It's been nearly 2 months and still the issue persists.  Do we even know if they working to fix this?

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18 hours ago, ACA1 said:

It's been nearly 2 months and still the issue persists.  Do we even know if they working to fix this?

No,  sorry - Like most companies Evernote don't (usually) do progress announcements or trail releases ahead of time...

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On 12/3/2017 at 5:42 PM, gazumped said:

No,  sorry - Like most companies Evernote don't (usually) do progress announcements or trail releases ahead of time...

Same problem for me :(

I wish that Evernote would fix this issue. I used to have a paid subscription, but rarely use Evernote anymore.

I'm stuck with using crappy OneNote, and on a mac it's really crappy :(  (maybe that's why it's free? :D )

As a law student I often have to copy-paste from either MS word or powerpoint, without this function, Evernote has become obsolete.

Please and I really mean please Evernote-team, do your best to fix this issue, and as fast as you possible can! I would love to come back!

Thank you!

Rasmus

 

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It works if copying the list from an instance of Evernote opened within Safari (and potentially all other web browsers). This worked for both circular bullets and numerical bullets. The same list's bullet format was not maintained when copied from the Evernote application, on my Mac, to Word. 

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Hi, 

This is the major flaw in what is otherwise an impressive software.

If anyone can provide a solution or at least an update on this issue, I would greatly appreciate it. 

Thanks! 

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Adding my vote for a feature fix from Evernote for pasting lists. Most of my notes have at least one list. Not being able to copy/paste into Word (for blog posts), Outlook (for work email), or even a basic Google Doc (for collaborating) is infuriating.

Please fix this, Evernote. You make a note application. This seems like basic functionality.

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7 hours ago, inkytea said:

Please fix this, Evernote. You make a note application. This seems like basic functionality.

Hi.  Which version of the Evernote client are you using?  They've shown improvements in recent versions,  and there's a new Chrome web interface out there somewhere...

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Also fails when copying a bulleted list into a (apple) Mail document, which I do many times daily. 
To be fair, bulleted list copy-and-paste so often fails from ANY app to ANY other company's apps, not just EN.  I just don't understand why there isn't a standard formula/code for how to handle bulleted lists that can work cross-applications.  Huge time waster in my life. 

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