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  1. 27 votes
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    • Viewer for iPad and iPhone

      Since Steveo has banned flash from the ipad and iphone and many users that like Ahead are also Apple users it would make sense to make an Objective C or HTML5 Viewer...

      21 votes
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      • Drawing of vector elements

        We would like the possibility to draw lines, boxes, circles etc in vector graphics. Add line colour and fill colour like illustrator/indesign.

        20 votes
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        • 15 votes
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          • Content can be set to only appear at certain zoom levels

            Like various map websites, minor roads only appear when you are zoomed right in, and only major highways are shown when you are zoomed out.

            It would be great to have a numeric value for the current zoom level, and the ability to set textboxes and other content to only display between specific zoom levels.

            14 votes
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            • 10 votes
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              • Online Tutorial and Help

                Instead of a PDF manual, make a hypertext version.

                10 votes
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                • More transition effects

                  Really simple, in leui of manual controls of movement effects for transitions(speed, height, elasticity, etc...), which would be nice in longer term, I would love to see in the short term more selection in the transitions preset options list. Some which follow arcs, and full zoom out to full zoom in, like hopping, or slow motion. There's so many options. It would be fun to create for you guys, and likely wouldn't be that much work to implement. The presets currently are all quite similar, only subtle differences, and i'm already wishing for more.

                  8 votes
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                  • 8 votes
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                      planned  ·  0 comments  ·  Admin →
                    • Auto save option

                      When working online there's a bigger risk of losing your work than when working locally. Hence, it would make sense that my work was auto saved. Could be an optional setting

                      7 votes
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                      • on drag and drop in the layers menu ALT key creates a copy

                        This must be pretty simple (like copy/pasteinplace) all in one quick drag... of course its also nice to have this while dragging in the space... but that might be more hairy... this would be so great to have cuz copy paste with groups (and in general is not so cozy)

                        7 votes
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                        • Load priority

                          Set the Space Manager to "Load Priority" mode. Things on top load first. Things at the bottom load last

                          6 votes
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                            planned  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                          • 6 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Admin →
                            • 6 votes
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                              • utf8 support

                                I am greek I like ahead very very much. But I cant write greek characters. Do you plan a version with utf8 support ?

                                6 votes
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                                  planned  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                                • Mind maps

                                  Would be nice if I easily could make mind maps like the Brain e.g.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • 5 votes
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                                    • Create upload "Sets" that I can collapse

                                      I just uploaded 300 images of old school casette tapes... pretty cool right now, but they take up a lot of place in my media list.

                                      I´d like to be able to create an upload "set" that I could mark as collapsed - maybe even with an image thumbnail...

                                      5 votes
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                                      • Adobe style keyboard Navigation

                                        Adobe style Navigation keyboard shortcuts (ctrl+, ctrl-, ctrl0 etc)

                                        5 votes
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                                          started  ·  0 comments  ·  Admin →
                                        • scene transition override

                                          could be great to be able to add a property to specific scenes so they would use a different transition algorithm... the default may be exponential with a long pause(with that snappy feel), but if i want to make a series of linear with zero pause as a flythrough, it could be great to be able to set the "transitionIn" properties with different parameters

                                          4 votes
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                                            under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
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