Features
Votes Idea Comments Date
3
Votes
Considered
SnapShot feature to save scene as image
I think we need a "SnapShot" feature so we can save an image of any frame of the video and then use it later as a background (so we can get a mix of chalk & marker in the same scene, etc.) or used as ...
0
Votes
Considered
Snap zoom / sound to scene
Two related points: 1. When you create a zoom / pan or add sound, they don't move with the scene in the same relative position if the scene's length is changed, and you have to move them manually an...
224
Votes
Completed
snap to grid
The grid is helpful, but it would be much better if we could snap the upper-left corner of an asset to the nearest intersection of two grid lines. This would make precise alignment of two assets with ...
0
Votes
Considered
Snap to - music
Besides FadeIn & FadeOut, Snap to audio (snap to the previous audio file) & Snap to left/right (to the current slide)
0
Votes
Considered
Smooth movement of hand between drawn paths
Hello. it would be great if during drawing paths the hand would go smoothly from one path to another with out jumping/skipping from one path position to another as it is now. In each path could be a b...
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
Considered
sliding in the image/character and pop up of image
Perhaps the feature of image appearing from different sides, even digonally and pop up instead of just drawing will enhance the versatility of Doodly, As I also use doodle maker I have seen this featu...
0
Votes
Declined
Sliding effect of object/image with the use of finger or hand
The sliding effect of object/image with the use of finger or hand is a very interresting function and it make the animation look fresh and cool, other software have this funtion, it will be great if ...
40
Votes
Considered
Slider timeline
Please make the timeline into a slider a la Adobe Audition et al so I can click anywhere in the timeline bar (adjacent to the settings button) drop in anywhere on the preview to fine tune. I waste a l...
0
Votes
Considered
Slide Numbering
Please serially number each slide from left to right. This will help to move/copy/insert/delete a slide without any error.
0
Votes
Considered
Skinnable hand
able to upload and skin the hand/arm
0
Votes
Declined
Skalieren und Verzerren
I do not only recommend scaling, bigger or smaller, also distorting or making perspective can be useful.
0
Votes
Declined
size of hand
is there a chance we can reduce the size of the hand in new editions?
0
Votes
Considered
Single image purchase
It would be nice to have a feature where one could buy a single image instead of bundles. Images could be for example 1$ each. I think this would encourage customers to purchase more. This way bundle...
0
Votes
Considered
Simpler Custom Path Creation
I just used photoshop to create a video doodle. Using real time screen capture and the eraser tool to rub out a white overlay which revealed my pre-drawn scene. Maybe you could do something like this,...
0
Votes
Declined
SIMPLE DRAW TOOLS
It would be nice to have simple draw tools: line (solid, or dotted, and ability to select thickness and color), unfilled and filled rectangles and ovals.
452
Votes
Considered
Simple Animation Features
If characters/text could follow a path to move across the screen after they are drawn, that would be great. This would include resizing to create a zoom in/out effect. Being able to have a character g...
33
Votes
Considered
Simple Animation
I know that the hole concept of Doodly is to make the animation look like it is hand drawn on a white/chalk board. However adding in simple animation like being able to have an object resize, stretch/...
0
Votes
Declined
SImple "Draw" Tool, underlin/bold features.
Hey guys, Loving Doodly so far! I use mine to make instructional videos. Would it be possible to add a "draw" feature to the interface? Right now (and please correct me if I'm wrong), if I need a cir...
0
Votes
Considered
Silhouette images and props
Brad Callen, I note that you have taken down the query about styles of images that the Doodly design group would like and use, as the few responses were generalizations and not giving specific website...
0
Votes
Declined
shrink time line to fit page
It would allow ability to see all page frames in a presentation and facilitate rearranging items.
0
Votes
Considered
Showing item timing on the timeline
Suggesting a feature that enables user to see when a specific item is drawn on the timeline: - When item is selected on the right hand panel or by clicking on it, show its exact drawing time (start a...
0
Votes
Declined
Show Hide Items and appearance order of items on scene
Add a table that lists all the items added to the scene and order of appearance. Quick Edit, copy, appear sooner (or later) buttons to move up or down one row in order of appearance, Add item (image>b...
0
Votes
Declined
Show full timeline
Is it possible to to add the functionality to zoom out the timeline so as too see the whole timeline at the same time? That will make it much easier to trim audio clips that are longer than the scenes...
3
Votes
Considered
Show Drawing Delay and Duration the Timeline for Each Drawing Item
It would make it much easier to adjust the timing of the drawing and the soundtrack if there was some indication on the timeline showing the Delay and Duration for each drawn item. At a minimum, make...
0
Votes
Declined
Show Audio Streaming Duration Time When Preview Sound/Audio Track in Library
Show Audio Streaming Duration Time When Preview Sound/Audio Track in Library to Determine Whether I Want To Listen to the Whole Track or Not.
1
Votes
Considered
Show all scenes like slides in a gallery
It would make it easier to rearrange the order of slides if they could be in a gallery to drag and drop in sequence, rather than in the long timeline. That is hard to manipulate when you are working w...
0
Votes
Declined
Short cuts and settings for faster workflow
Allow [delete key] to delete props, and add an option to disable/enable "asking before deleting"
0
Votes
Declined
Shorcuts and settings
Users might want shorcuts like CTRL S to remove assets, scenes, caracters , props or sounds and customize them in the control panel.
3
Votes
Considered
Shorcut keys for Deleting scenes/objects and for play/stop preview
Hey! I am an editor for over 3 years in another program, and I love yours. To make my life easy and many others, I sugest you implement some easy shortcut keys for: 1. Deleting scenes, objects (delete...
0
Votes
Considered
Shift-move for assets
When the Shift key is held only allow the object to move in one direction (vertical or horizontal). This is a time saver when I need to move things top line up properly (as a small hand shake can move...
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
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.
0
Votes
Declined
Sharing of Props and images
When a user uploads and Image, scene, prop, character etc. They have the ability to add it to a shared catalog. This allows all doodly users to use these images. This would be useful for colored ima...
7
Votes
Completed
Sharing custom resources inside Doodly
Create the necessary settings for users to be able to flag their own imported resources as "Shareable", and give users the ability browse/search shared user resources, and import into their own collec...
0
Votes
Declined
Sharing a project
In situations where we need to collaborate with team members - i.e. one team member starts a Doodly project and then someone else finishes it or edits it... So I would like a feature where we can shar...
0
Votes
Declined
Share the Doodly videos created directly to social networks
With Doodly video creation, we create the video, download it and then share it to different social media one by one. If you integrate the feature allowing us to share the video directly from the Doodl...
0
Votes
Declined
Share project file among members of Doodly (Doodly's network)
Hi, guys! Since Doodly only allows you to share exported videos and not the editing files, an idea has come to my mind. Giving your private account to somebody else is not a clever decision. Instead...
0
Votes
Considered
Shapes of Individual States in the United States
I just signed up for this service and I think it would be very useful to have outlines/shapes of each state in the United States as well as the the U.S.A. outline/shape itself.
0
Votes
Declined
Shaking Text and Props
Has anyone experienced shaking text and or props after creating a video? I have tried various resolution settings and still am experiencing "shaky" text and/or props. Not all, but some text blocks /...
0
Votes
Considered
Shadow of the hand turn off/on option
It would be nice to have option to turn off and on shadow under hand- with shadow its more difficult to use chrome key filter in video editing software to make transparent background. Thanks
0
Votes
Considered
Sewing and quilting scenes
I want to use Doodly in my advertising and facebook posts - I need sewing and quilting scenes and characters.
0
Votes
Considered
Several improvement suggestions
- Copy-paste a complete scene between videos - A slide by slide view allowing easy navigation between slides (instead of having to do it via the timeline) - It should be simpler to preview a single sl...
0
Votes
Declined
Setting tumbnails on exported videos
I would like to suggest for next updates incluing an option to set thumbnails on exported videos.
0
Votes
Considered
setting the duration of a scene (where possible)
Very simple - let the user set the accurate duration time (in seconds) when it's possible. For example, if I have a simple scene where there is only a background image and no elements at all in it. In...
0
Votes
Declined
Set of Character with different emotion and movements
Packets of characters with emotions, movements for comic production
0
Votes
Considered
Set image to sound wave
I would be great if you would be able to set the start of a drawing to the start of specific word. Now I have to count seconds and play with delay to line it out. If I could just sync an image to a so...
0
Votes
Declined
Set default transition type and lag time at end of scene
Like you can set the hand/board style that is the default for all new scenes, it would be nice to set a default transition type and delay time before transition.
6
Votes
Considered
Set Default colors for Font and drawings
It would be very helpful to have a 'preferences' option in Doodly where I can set default colors for text, props and characters. Today I have to open each element and change the color. When there are ...
3
Votes
Declined
Set custom background image
The current style options are limited. The ability to change the background using any custom image will allow users to further customize their projects.
3
Votes
Considered
Separate the Drawings in an individual Scene within the Timeline
It would be nice if each drawing you add to a scene was displayed in the time interval on the scene in the timeline below. That way, when you add a voice-over and/or music and you want the drawing to ...
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
Separate Erase animation
I want to add items to the board, then erase specific items at a specific point in the timeline and then draw other items on top of that space (and not have those new items have the outlines of the er...
0
Votes
Declined
Senors, their activities and life styles.
Your images don't represent an older population. I thing this is a costly oversight. Senors are not done contributing or BUYING and you are missing that segment. If you choose to pursue that area let ...
0
Votes
Declined
Semi-transparency & free sizing of Selection Area for Pan & Zoom
HI! Could I suggest that the selection area for Pan & Zoom be made semi-transparent so that we can see clearly what we are selecting? And it would be even more fantastic if it is possible for us to h...
90
Votes
Completed
Semi Animated Characters and Props by allowing GIF file Import
It would really be nice to be able to see some live looking movements in the drawings and its should be simple to allow GIF to be imported instead of only JPEG and PNG
101
Votes
Started
Selective overlap image erasure (non-erase)
Please consider adding an option to not erase an object within a scene. When the "Erase Mode" in "Settings" in "Smart Mode" any object that is over another object will be erased before the overlappin...
0
Votes
Considered
Selecting multiple objects by a marking a specific area in the drawing space
The current system of selecting multiple items on the screen requires individual clicking with ctrl pressed. Imagine when we have 10 items to be selected at once and moved: this requires 10 clicks + d...
0
Votes
Declined
Select the lenght of the "Fade IN / Fade OUT" in seconds
The standard fade out is not long enough sometimes... the music ends abruptly in some cases (depending on the type of music, tempo etc...). If we can select the length of the Fade out in seconds that ...
0
Votes
Declined
Select specific items to group and move
It would be nice to click on the drawing board and select/highlight specific drawings and drag/move them together to another area of the drawing board. This would help keep them together if they have ...
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
Select multiple objects, just as we can for resizing, and be permitted to bulk adjust the duration and delay settings.
Sometimes it is useful to build one scene on top of another, or to have a video used as a template for another. When that happens you don't want any of the timings from the original scene to apply, b...
0
Votes
Declined
Select default text in text dialog so I can overwrite it easily
When I want to edit a text object, I double-click it and am presented with default text which I must select and delete. Most apps automatically highlight the text so I can simply start typing, overwri...
0
Votes
Declined
select and resize more than one elements
I would enjoy it, to select a few elements simultaneously and eventually resize them together.
0
Votes
Declined
Select and Move Multiple Objects at Once
It would be nice to have the option to select multiple objects and move them at one time to a new location on the scene.
0
Votes
Declined
Select all feature
Sometimes I write words with one letter each. Sometimes I want to reposition them all at once, but this feature does not exist.
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...
0
Votes
Declined
See music/sound titles on the timeline
Is there a way to see what music/sound we have used on our timeline? I am returning to an older project and can't figure out what song I used with it without listening to every single song in the data...
0
Votes
Considered
Second Timeline Layer
It would be very nice to have a second timeline-layer to place animations, text, or other things there to appear at the perfect time or overlap with the core timeline-layer.
0
Votes
Considered
Seasonal Hands
This may have been asked before but I don't see any post about this... I am creating a quick Happy Halloween video in doodly and as I was doing it, I asked myself "wouldn't it be cool if the drawing h...
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
Declined
Searchable Fonts
It's pretty to easy to have 100 plus fonts. Being forced to scroll is clunky. Have a search box or at least jump to the right part of the alphabet when typing
0
Votes
Declined
Search in Scenes
The capability to perform a search is available in everything but scenes. It would be great do have that feature. Thank you.
0
Votes
Declined
Search for Videos
I now have around 500 video and expect to have 900 in a week's time. It is a real pain to scroll and search for specific videos. Can we have a search function? Also, can we have the ability to save v...
23
Votes
Considered
Search For Scenes With Names
Scenes should have names with which we can search for them like the Characters, Props, Sounds, and Marketplace Tabs all do. This will save the time spent scrolling through tens of scenes to find the ...
3
Votes
Considered
Search Feature and Imports
1) The search feature really needs an overhaul. I checked what was in Doodly already against what the packs offered. I searched "love" and Doodly returned every prop with the word "love" in it. So I w...
0
Votes
Declined
Search by time of sound
How can I search for music by time for a video I need for example 40 seconds?
0
Votes
Considered
Search box for the file directory tree. Make projects easier to find
Please make files searchable by name and by date. things are disappearing, ending up in weird folders etc or are just hard to find
0
Votes
Considered
Scrolling Timeline During Preview
When previewing a video, the timeline only resyncs at the beginning of each scene. That means that if the scene runs long enough, then you cannot tell where in the soundtrack you are as the video is ...
0
Votes
Declined
Scroll tool in Delay and Duration
The scroll tool in Delay and Duration doesn't work properly.
3
Votes
Considered
Scroll the Timeline With Mouse Wheel
Scroll the Timeline With Mouse Wheel when the Mouse Cursor is on the Timeline. Quality of life? :)
0
Votes
Declined
Scroll the timeline
Would like to be able to scroll along the timeline and hit play/preview from a certain spot
0
Votes
Considered
Scripting Area
It would be great for recording scripts into the app if there was an area to type in your script, and then see it when using the record function. It could go along the left side as another tab, like p...
1
Votes
Considered
script treatment
I am a script writer, and it would be amazing if you had features, which included script treatments, ie so one could create a video for a producer, for example, and send a script treatment as part of ...
3
Votes
Considered
Screen transition delay
Ability to create scenes that are transitionless in time. 0 delay. So if we wanted to display 4 different scenes in 1 second, we can.
3
Votes
Considered
Scouts with uniform
Please add pictures with boys and girls scouts wearing their uniform.
0
Votes
Declined
Science related
I would like to use doddly in creating a scientific youtube channel where I explain scientific concepts especially biology... In order to do that I need a lot of biology related features
0
Votes
Considered
Science / Laboratory Images
With the pandemic and other health concerns, it would be great to have more images of DNA, molecules, laboratory scenes, scientists looking at charts and data etc.
0
Votes
Declined
School camp
School camp of school children
3
Votes
Considered
Scheduled Rendering/Exporting
Hi, Please add scheduled rendering/scheduled rendering of videos as an option. As right now, rendering takes a major amount of time.
0
Votes
Considered
Schedule the exit of an asset with the same flexibility of the drawing of that asset
My current understanding is that the order in which an asset is drawn can be specified by the order that the asset is listed in the right-hand list. However, the exiting of all used assets cannot be s...
0
Votes
Completed
Scenes, fonts and different job characters
Add more scenes or blank custom backgrounds, fonts and different job characters Ex: firefighter, policeman, electrician, mechanic and a bank teller etc; in the near future.
0
Votes
Declined
scenes and characters Nature and pets (dogs + cats)
I miss more pet characters and nature scenes since pet market is huge!
0
Votes
Declined
Scene transitions
It should be possible to choose, among the available swipe options, a 'None? as well
24
Votes
Considered
Scene Transition None
The ability to set the scene transition to None in the 'global' settings so you don't have to do it on each scene.
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
Scene Tabs On Timeline
I also use Toonly as well and I think it would be fantastic to see those two apps align more in their interface. Toonly uses tabs for different scenes. This approach is extremely helpful in setting up...
0
Votes
Declined
Scene specific erase options
It would be great to be able to select the erase options for each scene. I was just working on a video with multiple scenes where smart erase was great for 90% of the scenes, but in one case it was er...
0
Votes
Declined
Scene Sorter
Much like PowerPoint Slide Sorter, it would be nice to have a scene sorter on one screen for easier scene movement or changes.
0
Votes
Declined
Scene Selection Indicator
The current method of marking a Selected scene's thumbnail is a thin, white-or-gray vertical bar. This can be very hard to see, especially if the thumbnail is very narrow (as for a scene of short dura...