Features
Votes Idea Comments Date
9
Votes
Considered
Make audio clips splittable and resizable
You should be able to split audio clips so that the first one ends where you cut and the second one begins not from the beginning of the clip but from where you cut. This implies that you have to make...
0
Votes
Declined
Make timeline zoomable
The timeline should be zoomable somehow. A nice way would be clicking on the time-bar and scrolling up or down with the mouse wheel (or with the mac gesture on the mac).
13
Votes
Considered
Video as custom background
When creating a new video, as custom background you should be able to choose another video, that would be extremely powerful because you could use it as an annotation tool for videos and more! Anothe...
25
Votes
Considered
Searching for Images & Characters
I have the enterprise version and there are tons of images, the problem I'm running into is being able to find them. I'd love to have more categories, especially for the "characters". Breaking down a...
0
Votes
Considered
Adjustable dialog section
It would be very nice to be able to resize sections of the Action & Scenes-Characters-Props-Text-Sounds panels so that the areas that need more space i.e the paths section can be grown or shrunk, also...
0
Votes
Considered
Grouping of reveal paths
Would be nice to be able to group together certain reveal paths under a main path label in order to help organize and shorten the path list after about 30 or so path reveals. Would also allow for easi...
0
Votes
Considered
Node transition style
When creating nodes that go around the perimeter of a box shape it would be nice to be able to select a node transition option for round, mitered, or square corners to make the path fit more precisely...
8
Votes
Considered
Keyboard Shortcuts
Hot keys for zoom in + and zoom out - would be, ctrl + to add a node at the selected point & ctrl - to delete a node at the selected point keypad # 5 to zoom to window, etc.....
0
Votes
Considered
Control handles
It would be nice to have control handles on each of the nodes to facilitate the transition into and out of a node, i.e. a bezier curve, also being able to insert a new node in between existing nodes a...
6
Votes
Declined
Doodly videos as portraid
I plan to use doodly videos in my apps (Maybe for tutorial or in game videos). So Sometimes I need this video in 1080x1920 resultuion. My current steps are: 1. Create doodly video in 1920x1080. I ju...
3
Votes
Completed
Characters waving
need characters waving hello (or goodbye)....seems rather obvious.
3
Votes
Declined
Incorporate scenes ito new video
So I create videos and a lot of my scenes are the same. I can duplicate that video but if I want to copy a different frame on a different video I have to copy one item at a time. Also the scene needs ...
0
Votes
Considered
Change the color of the scroll bar in the Actions box so it can be seen
The scroll bar in the Actions box on the right side of the screen is the same color (black) as the box background. I didn’t even realize there was a scroll bar until my Save button disappeared and I...
42
Votes
Considered
Alignment and sizing
For the OCD-inclined, it would be great if we could ... (a) align and/or horizontally or vertically centre an object EXACTLY via buttons, rather than having to eyeball and drag it; (b) size text EXAC...
25
Votes
Considered
Remove or reduce enforced "Extra time at the end" to allow smoother animation effects
Although Doodly is not primarily an animation app, we can easily achieve the effect of a character or prop moving around the scene, by repeatedly duplicating the scene and moving the item slightly. T...
68
Votes
Completed
Copy / Paste Scene, within and between projects, retaining all timings and settings.
Suggestion is for "Copy Scene" and "Paste Scene" commands on the timeline's right-click menu. Copy Scene would available when a scene is being shown. It would copy the current scene to the clipboard...
10
Votes
Considered
Plus (+) button ABOVE minus (-) button in timing fields
The + and - symbols in the Delay and Duration fields should really be the other way round. Most people expect + indicating 'higher' to be stacked *higher* than -, indicating 'lower'.
0
Votes
Considered
Item transitions
Give items/characters the ability to slide in, fade in or pop onto the screen. If you don't want them drawn on as it may take too much time in a slide, there are no other options except for them just...
0
Votes
Considered
Teacher friendly doodly
When I downloaded the app I was disappointed by the limited set of characters. I do not intend to boost a business through these videos, but to create videos that I can use in the language classroom. ...
0
Votes
Considered
hand gestures
The user could select a gesture to throw in now and then....such as the "I love you" sign, thumbs up/down, waving hi, dropping the chalk accidentally, shaking a finger at you, or even just movements t...
0
Votes
Considered
Smart path recognition
Algorithms could be made to predict likely line paths when a user uploads his/her own graphic, just as a starting point. It wouldn't have to be perfect if it were used as just a starting point...coul...
0
Votes
Declined
creative hands
Why not branch out to other species? Offer a deer hoof, a cow hoof, a t-rex hand, an alien hand, an octopus tentacle, dog, cat, tiger...the possibilities are endless! Not only would this be humorous...
0
Votes
Considered
Drone images
Could we have images of drones
9
Votes
Considered
Select multiple PATH (ie to change their width together)
It would be usefull (specially after load SVG) to be able to select multiple path (or all) in an asset to be able to change their width.
0
Votes
Declined
Folders for saving our liked Images
Can we have folders to save images or props to store for repeated usage in our projects or selecting them as a favorite images
0
Votes
Considered
Allow music/sound editing before inserting
Problem: If a piece of music inserted between two others needs to be changed, the sound elements to the right of the 'space' have to be 'pushed' to the right to make room for the entire new piece, ev...
0
Votes
Declined
Scene template option
Allow users to make templates of the scenes and videos we create. Handy for multiple use of a scene or of a whole video.
0
Votes
Considered
Sharing page for users assets
Some of the assets that users create would not be considered proprietary, and could be great open source elements for others to access at no cost if there were a landing page for those.
72
Votes
Completed
Change Fonts
I want to be able to change fonts without having to delete and recreate the text with the new font. Could that be one of the setting options - to change the font?
1
Votes
Considered
Insert Blank Scene Anywhere
It would be nice to insert a new scene to the left or to the right rather than having to create one at the end and then dragging it into place. I've started duplicating a scene, deleting everything, ...
62
Votes
Considered
Text for science & math - superscripts & subscripts
More text editing features - specifically superscripts and subscripts - would be very helpful
1
Votes
Declined
My own hand and arm
Nice to be able to implement / upload my own hand/arm instead of using the included.
0
Votes
Considered
UK money on props
Have an option for UK money £ only currently USD
3
Votes
Declined
Animated path
Create a feature that allows to draw a path for an element to move along. Once the scene is drawn and the story begins it might be interesting to see cars, characters, birds moving. With this, a certa...
9
Votes
Considered
Global Project Defaults
Have the ability when setting up the project to not only select the default background colour, but set the default hand style, drawing outline colour and default font colour. This will allow for fast...
6
Votes
Considered
Add Edit option in right-click menu
Please add the option to go edit an image from right-click menu. It would be very useful when working wit big images that push the image's icons above and you can't see them anymore so you have to kee...
5
Votes
Considered
Glassboard Hand - more options - Female hand, pen only
Scene Settings – Glassboard – It looks like there is only one “Caucasian” hand and it appears to be a man’s. Can a female hand (perhaps with nails slightly longer), be added? How about jus...
0
Votes
Considered
Export - After first save - Confirmation message needed
Once I Export my video once, and then make changes, and Save again, I am not prompted that there is already a video of that name with a confirmation to give me a choice to save over the same file or s...
0
Votes
Considered
Actions Pane - Stop Images from moving in Actions Pane after Send Backwards/Forwards, then Save
Actions Panel – Problem: Everything keeps moving back to the way it was, even after I have dragged the items into a new position. Here's an example: I have inserted several props. In the Actio...
14
Votes
Considered
Female Professionals - Needed in SLACKS + Suits, not just dresses for the 21st Century
Female professionals - teachers, lecturers, computer programmers, and professors are only in dresses. Quite sexist and not indicative of 2019 reality. It would be helpful to have some of the female ...
9
Votes
Considered
Animation tool
Hello! it would be great if you could set the extra time at the end in the scenes settings to 0 or 0.1. Then flowing animations would be possible.
0
Votes
Considered
Audio Features
I want to be able to choose a sound track, and have it start loud, but I should be able to diminish the sound to a certain level, so I can add a sound track / speaking voice - narration. I tried putt...
0
Votes
Declined
Custom Hand / Hand with brush
Hello. Would you please add the option for us to add custom hands or at least can you guys add a hand with a brush? Example: https://youtu.be/mR67AXZ4X88?t=84 Thank you!
4
Votes
Considered
Copy and paste custom paths
When creating a custom image with a repeating pattern (or even just some repeated elements) it would be a huge time saver if I could copy and paste a path I've made
0
Votes
Considered
Positioning infos
Positioning infos on the assets would be helpful to layout corresponding scenes correctly (without „jumping“ sprites)...
0
Votes
Considered
Swap assets and character poses
It would be great to be able to swap out assets for other assets and adjust character poses more simply.
32
Votes
Considered
Preview from current scene to end
Hi, just made my first Doodly - a nice intuitive program, thanks. I note that I can preview the whole movie, or the current scene, but I'd really to be able to choose to preview from an aribitrary po...
0
Votes
Declined
Church Stuff
I pastor a church and was hoping to use this for some sermon illustrations. But no content (scenes) for church, lake scene for Peter to walk on, church scene, disciple characters, things of that natu...
6
Votes
Considered
How about an automatic downsizing feature for images to be uploaded as assets in doodly?
It seems that not just a few doodly users are having issues with downsizing an image to import as an asset. It is especially frustrating when trying to import svg file images. Automatic size adjustme...
0
Votes
Declined
Better Asset / File Management
While asset search is good, it would be great to have a folder, tagging or grouping system that had just the assets I want to use for "this" project, or assets that get used every time for "that" cli...
6
Votes
Considered
Manufacturing/Logistics content
Having just purchased Doodly, I find that the content library is mostly geared towards videos describing B2C scenarios. I'd really like to see content more geared towards B2B: scenes like production l...
0
Votes
Declined
Ability to select line width on a path
When creating a manual path, it would be good to be able to select a pen width (or weight) for each path. When using the pathing tool for creating a realistic looking drawing, I often find that the l...
0
Votes
Declined
characters with less or no hair
Please I need people with less or no hair. Not just old fat men but middle aged and fit.
0
Votes
Declined
More Outdoor assets
I work with a non-profit that does a lot of outdoor activities with kids. You have tents and even a sleeping bag...but how about a campfire!
0
Votes
Declined
Upload narrator's track, not music only
If we are to do anything good with this app, we need to be able to import professionally produced narrator's file into the proggy and then add and tweak images to the speed of narrator. As of now the ...
9
Votes
Considered
Outline of text needs to be different from text color.
Right now wwhen we hover over written text, it's outline begins to glow indicating we are about to work with it - means Doodly recognizes text's contour already. Why can't we use this as effect in ren...
29
Votes
Considered
Time Control Preview and Time Preview (Zoom In and Zoom Out)
It takes time for scrolling from the early page to the end of the slides as we have to scrolling manually. I think it is better to add a feature for zoom in and zoom out of time control. Moreoever, th...
16
Votes
Considered
Music volume controls
Many of the sounds provided are recorded at different levels. If I use more than one in a presentation - such as a sound effect after music - they can be tremendously out of balance. Please provide ...
0
Votes
Declined
Zoom in/out on drawing
zoom in - zoom out. zoom!
0
Votes
Declined
Better searching
Instead of showing ALL of the character images, why not show just one image of each character and allow us to drill down to find more images of that character? Also - for the sounds - please allow us ...
3
Votes
Considered
Remote processing of export without software needing to be open
One of the comments that seems to come up in the Facebook group often is that it takes a long time for the video to compile and export to the local machine. There have been many suggestions that this...
0
Votes
Declined
lip sync :-0
lip sync lip sync lip sync :-) this would make doodly the best :-) paul
0
Votes
Considered
Sharing videos
It would be nice to have the ability to open videos other people make. For instance, if I am working on a video and want someone to help me I could send my video to them, they could open it up and see...
0
Votes
Declined
Multi cultural characters
I would like to see a more diverse range of characters please.
1
Votes
Declined
Women who look more professional v. pin-up poses, seriously.
It would be great to have some female characters more like Andrew, Adam, or David. I'm really surprised to see that so many of the female characters are posed suggestively or in a flirty way versus pr...
0
Votes
Declined
Custom Scenes
Would it be possible to allow users to create their own custom scenes that they could use in different videos?
0
Votes
Considered
allow import of png sequence animation
Animations can be added into the timeline in the form of png sequence 01.png , 02.png .... 300.png for a 10 seconds animation at 30 frames per second.
0
Votes
Considered
Switch between drawing and text
My suggestion is to make it possible to draw a part of a picture with a custom path, add some text, then have another part of the picture be drawn, add some text again, and so on. This would be very u...
3
Votes
Considered
Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
It would be wonderful to be able to create a similar effect to the original TV series version of the Guide from the Hitchhiker's Gide to the Galaxy - the link below includes the Guide explaining Babel...
0
Votes
Declined
Tweening graphics between 2 points
You would set a starting point on the page for your objectc, and then an ending point on the page for your object. You should also be able to set opacity on starting and ending. This could even be don...
3
Votes
Considered
Different size previews
Doodly has a nice BIG canvas to draw on - and the previews are the same size. Post an mp4 version of a Doodle to something like Instagram, though, or look at any of them on a phone, and things can bec...
69
Votes
Completed
Alignment of Images
I know this has been asked previously and was declined, but it would be extraordinarily helpful to be able to align props and text. I have tried using grouping feature and it's not as effective as ali...
36
Votes
Considered
Fade drawn image
I think it would be nice to have a fade in option for hand-drawn images, particularly those with fill
13
Votes
Declined
Draw arrows, lines, and shapes
It would be great if we could add customizable arrows, lines, and shapes rather than choosing images.
12
Votes
Declined
Add brush for large path areas
Pencils and pens don't really work for large paths. Stubby markers and brushes would work better
0
Votes
Declined
Music Section
I recently bought the program and the fist bug I noticed was in the music section. Excuse me if I'm not totally familiar yet, but I couldn't understand how to find music I had playing in the backgrou...
41
Votes
Considered
Separate Library for user uploaded assets
When an asset, such as a prop, is uploaded, it's added to the general pool of such assets. I would like to nominate my own library where they could be stored, thus making it easier to locate them.
0
Votes
Declined
Copy and inserted audio track
If you need to repeat an imported sound track which is on the timeline, it would be great if you could duplicate it at the click of a button (as you can't currently and nor (unless you can remember it...
7
Votes
Considered
Drag and select items
ability to drag the mouse over a number of items to allow one click copy or delete
31
Votes
Considered
Delete key on the keyboard to delete selected item (s)
It would be great, like many other packages, that keyboard controls work in Doodly; primarily, after selecting an item or items on the canvas, pressing the Del key on the keyboard would action a delet...
3
Votes
Considered
Startup position
When I open Doodly, it is full screen on my main monitor. Most programs retain the previous settings so that the opening screen returns to where it was last used and at the last screen size. Could th...
3
Votes
Considered
Save Hot Key
Allow the use of Ctrl-S to save the video. it would be much quicker than clicking the button.
0
Votes
Considered
Add new items in same position on screen
Recently I added 10 identically -sized items to the screen. The first 2 where placed in exactly the same potion, but the others were placed randomly, and it took a lot of time and effort to align them...
0
Votes
Considered
Micro movements
Arrow keys are used to move selected item, but often the alignment has to me completed manually, because the arrow movements are too large. Suggest that if the Shift (or other key) is held down, then ...
3
Votes
Considered
Moving screen OR item when magnified.
Normally the arrow keys move a selected item on the screen. But when the screen is magnified, the arrow keys move BOTH the screen and the item. Suggestion: if an item is selected, the arrow keys shou...
11
Votes
Considered
Select a group of items form the Items list.
When selecting items from the right-hand items list, current cntrl-click adds to selected items. Add the following facility: Click on the first item, ans Shift Control click on the last item to includ...
3
Votes
Declined
ability to see the name of an audio track on the timeline
When an audio track is added, it would be really useful to be able to see the name of the track which has been added; especially if you want to add a second one of the same name.
0
Votes
Considered
Clothing and Glasses to ad
Clothing and Glasses to ad
0
Votes
Declined
Table Sports
Hi, I am a professional Table Tennis coach in the UK and have been doing same for over 30 years. I am very keen to use this afforded methodology to create presentations to the regional bodies, Univers...
6
Votes
Completed
Import vector images with paths
the ability to import vectors and automate/import paths for drawing
20
Votes
Considered
Book Background - Turning pages and cover
It would be brilliant if you could add a book background with turning pages. You could do story books for kids, or if you wanted to add visual impact for including references - uploading a cover of th...
0
Votes
Declined
could we have simple props od bodyparts such as brain, heart, head feet etc?
could we have simple props of bodyparts such as brain, heart, head feet etc? not for medical illustrations but for simple stuff like use your brain etc
0
Votes
Completed
Couples doing things
Couples in love, sharing a meal, feeding each other desert, drinking wine, drinking coffee, holding hands, hugging, dancing cheek to cheek, rock climbing (one belaying the other on a rock face), runni...
0
Votes
Considered
Multiple weight Versions of characters
It would be great to have various versions of characters -obese and chubby alternatives to all the “fit” characters you have. Imagine the possibilities for videos (gym, fitness, self help, etc,) n...
0
Votes
Considered
Additional Images
I purchased this and the additional image pack, not knowing it was really weak on outdoor images. That's my entire area I want to use this for. Could use a whitewater raft, oars, canoes, paddles, natu...
7
Votes
Considered
chroma key for glassboard
Add green screen capability or chroma key option for the scene "glassboard."
3
Votes
Declined
Mathematical Symbols
It would be great to have more mathematical symbols available - Doodly would be perfect for taking advantage of mathematical symbols!
5
Votes
Considered
Tables Tool
It would be nice to have a simple tables tool. This would make lists easier and allow easier formatting.
0
Votes
Considered
Trucking Services Scenes , Props and Characters
Please add Scenes, Characters and Props for the Trucking and Transportation industry. You currently have no images for this industry.
9
Votes
Considered
OPEN SOURCE PROJECTS
Allow us to export or save an open source project so we can send it or share to other doodlers to complete the job