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Add mode of eraser to erase only spot that you touch and selective size of eraser.

For drawing, it's very worst to erase whole line of ink in one touch. I think it's perfect if eraser can erase like a real thing (like OneNote in MS app store).

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  • Zezillia commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Please fix that problem, it is really annoying to only erase a whole line and not just a small piece of that line or a dot etc. Thank you

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I'm trying to figure out how to create an eraser command shortcut with my tablet pen. Any suggestions?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Are you serious? I can't use the eraser as an eraser and just wipe out part of what I've written? Surely I'm misunderstanding a simple setting? What is the point of this product otherwise that seem rather great?

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I use DrawBoard PDF to do my engineering homework. The option to have a partial eraser instead of a full-stroke eraser would be AMAZINGLY helpful. As one small example I end up drawing dozens of triangles using the protractor, but unless I am very careful I end up with sloppy ends. If I could just erase that little end instead of re-drawing the entire thing that would be amazing.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree too. I will use the pro version when you add this important erase feature. Without it this app has very small value.

  • chris commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I agree with this request. I pay the pro vig for the year and we should have ability to erase portions of a line in this app.

    Thank you
    Chris

  • Mathis commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I am an engineer and I mark up and create prototype drawings for customers. Sometime I make a mistake or the customers asks for me to modify the drawing in meetings. but I end up having to delete the entire line when I only want to erase part of the line to clean it up. so what i do is cheat and use the white pen on white paper. but this will not work when marking an existing PDF...

    I see this was suggested from 2014; more than 3 years ago of me writing this today, but I hope there is a group looking more into this it seems like a feature many users would love. I really love this app and would like to remain loyal to a good product, but the lack of an eraser like that will force me else were. I hope this can be done! Thanks, Drawboard.

    -Mathis

  • AlobaidM commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Hello,
    Does Drawboard supports the surface pen eraser? I tried many PDF software and they register its input as drawing not erasing. If it does thank you and that will make it worth to me.
    Sorry I couldn't find another way to receive support.

  • Scott Billiot commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I paid for a year thinking this was a feature. I will not be in for a second year if it is not when my subscription is up.

  • Howard commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Delete text feature is probably one of the most used tool. Why would you disable that function?

  • Max commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    tja would be great, i was drawing a bog Sketch ans had to erase an edge. Unfortunally i had to erase all the long lines in this edge

  • Danny commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I would love to see this!! just downloaded drawboard and it's killing me to have to erase a whole line when i just want to take a little bit off

  • Junliang Liu commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I don't think this drawboard team should let their customers to wait for this little tiny feature sucha long time! I quit

  • Connor commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This is a pain. It seems like it defaults to the pen size, which doesn't really make any sense to me.

    I would expect (and want) it to always take the size of the eraser size option on the dial, not the pen size..

  • Nao Nozawa commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I'm currently using the free trial of Drawboard and and surprised to see that this isn't already a feature. When I'm marking up engineering drawings, I often want to just erase a small portion of a stroke rather than erasing the whole stroke. Considering this idea is 2 years old without the feature being added, however, I'm not optimistic that this will actually get added....

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