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  1. Blurry text

    The text appears very blurry/fuzzy, compared to all other pdf viewers. The antialiasing seems to be way too agressive. I think this antialiasing still looks well on high dpi screens like the Surface Pro, but at ~160 dpi now the app is barely usable. At least it would be necessary to have an option to control antialiasing. Im using Version 5.8.130.0.

    5 votes
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  2. TOOL SETTINGS: Remember last used tool for Microsoft Dial.

    Drawboard resets Microsoft Dial tool to "Thickness" every time i open application or another document (or ctr+tab). It is not ok.

    Fix please.

    5 votes
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  3. Crash Issues

    App constantly crashing, was a great app I use everyday but if there is no answers I will be seeking an alternate app. Whatever updates were done last time has ruined what was an asset to my business, very disappointing.
    We have checked for updates, and trialed various solutions but crashed over multiple machines and users

    4 votes
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  4. Microsoft Pen writing now lags sometimes (was perfect before!)

    Drawboard Pdf with my Microsoft pen on my Surface Pro 4 used to work perfectly. Now in the past month (since an upgrade?), there are times when the writing lags behind the pen, it freezes out for a second or two which is frustrating when taking notes at speed. This never used to happen, not once.

    4 votes
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  5. program locks up

    I am running 5.18.0.0 Pro version on Windows 10 PCs. After annotating a large file for several minutes and doing successful saves, all of a sudden it will start locking up. It looks like it is trying to save on its own while I am annotating something. The spinny symbol appears in the thumbnail on the left and i can't do anything to unlock it. Windows Task Manager shows I have plenty of memory available. Only solution is to kill the program and reopen. The file I was working on will still be open but this causes a loss of…

    4 votes
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  6. Text box editing

    I can no longer edit or drag text boxes on a document, worked fine till a couple of days ago.

    4 votes
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  7. Annoying scrollbar hiding causing accidental page jump

    When use a stylus pen around right marginal zone, the scrollbar is abruptly coming up and causing page jump.....

    Would you make option that a user who don't want this can disable scrollbar feature? since touch screen feature can be used for scrolling instead,,, so that the scrollbar is not nessary for some user.

    4 votes
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  8. Writing becomes jittering after annotating a lot

    The writing experience is excellent when I first open a pdf file, however, after I annotate for more than 500 words, the writing becomes jittering and shaking for no reason. I have to recreate another pdf file for annotation. Please fix this bug in the next update! thanks!

    4 votes
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  9. Long pressing left/right or page up/down key behavior

    Long pressing those keys described in the title does not provide big jump between pages (only move on page forward/backward) when the transition animations are disabled.

    4 votes
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  10. can't click or edit text box with text tool, after make it.

    i can't click or edit text box with text tool, after make it.
    i can't click or edit text box without pan tool..

    samsung pen s laptop

    3 votes
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  11. This has happened to me a couple of times now. Once you are clicked out of the text box, then you can no longer edit or drag the text.

    This has happened to me a couple of times now. Once you are clicked out of the text box, then you can no longer edit or drag the text.

    3 votes
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  12. TEXT INSERT: Cannot edit move or resize textbox

    This seems to have happened before, but after this latest update I can no longer move or resize the textbox I create.

    3 votes
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  13. 中文字体无法正常的显示,无论原文件是什么格式,查看时都会变成斜体

    如题所示。查看中文的PDF文件时,所有的中文内容全部都变成同一种字体格式的斜体,

    3 votes
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  14. drawboard doesn't remember the last document I opened

    When starting Drawboard PDF (by starting the app itself not by double-clicking on a pdf) it always shows the first pdf in the list of pdf-documents, not the one I had opened the most recent.
    This used to work, but doesn't anymore.

    I am working on a Surface Pro 4 on Windows 10 (all updates installed)

    (I have 63 documents open in drawboard pdf)

    3 votes
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  15. Cannot Delete/Edit/Modify an UNFLATTENED image inserted into drawboard.

    I inserted an image into my pdf without flattening it. I cannot access any tools with can modify the image, from pan-select to box/lasso-select. The image became completely unresponsive as soon as I let go of the transformation tools. It won't even undo past the point at which I inserted this image. This is ridiculous.

    I have used suggestions from this link but it has not helped.

    https://drawboard.uservoice.com/forums/259661-bugs/suggestions/13327989-unable-to-move-or-resize-picture

    Image 1: the problem. An image I inserted cannot be removed by any feasible means. It cannot be undone or selected.

    Image 2: I tried using the suggestion from that thread, but…

    3 votes
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  16. Keyboard Shortcuts Still Not Working (2019)

    Still can't Control + C and Control + F properly ... This app is really good looking but this lack of functionally working shortcuts is kind of mind-boggling.

    3 votes
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  17. needs internet conection??

    My drawboard was paid by my company to draw on our construction plans on the construction site.
    When I'm offline, the app requires an internet connection.
    Of course there is no internet at the construction site!
    Im using Version: 5.8.140.0
    The App is useless in this way.
    How can i solve this problem?

    thanks

    Dave

    3 votes
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  18. Advanced Tools Drawer not available!

    Dear,

    I have been using Drawboard PDF for quite a while now and I'm very enthusiastic about it, recently have bought the PRO version..

    However, I have updated Drawboard PDF to the latest version but still can't use the Advanced Tools Drawer.. It is simply not available and only the radial menu can be used..

    Any suggestions on how to get this right?!

    Kind regards,
    Geert

    3 votes
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  19. Cannot Save

    When working on a recently opened file, the save button is grayed out. In order to be able to save a file that I'm working on, I need to close Drawboard PDF, then reopen it.

    I'm running version 5.8.80.0

    3 votes
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  20. Rendering problem: Dashes are rendered incorrectly (too finely instead of coarse)

    I have a pdf made in LaTeX that contains figures with coarsely dashed lines. Drawboard PDF is the only PDF renderer I could find that renders them dashed very finely (very short dashes), the lines look almost solid from a distance.

    The lines also render a bit differently based on the distance/zoom level.

    You should look into this.

    I have attached screenshots and an example page.

    3 votes
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