Features
Votes Idea Comments Date
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Subtitle paragraph align
I hope can have Subtitle paragraph align setting to left, center or right option.
82
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Sub-Categorize Characters
Scrolling through the huge amount of characters and poses takes a LONG time and they're all mixed up. I suggest creating sub-categories by character. For example, when you click on the Characters ta...
0
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Street Signs
I would appreciate street signs like: One Way, Wrong Way, Do Not Enter, Speed Limit, Yield, multiple street names sign, etc. I use them for all kinds of things and rarely as an actual street sign.
0
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Streamline Adding Text
Right now you double-click and then get a pop-up. If we could double-click the text box and type in the box without waiting for a pop-up that would be really nice.
10
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Storyboard
Is it possible to create a storyboard feature that somehow allows a user to organize their planned spoken text alongside their scenes? Sort of a planning/staging area?
0
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Stop hand from dissapearing inbetween assets
Currently, the hand disappears after drawing an asset and reappears at the start of the path for the new asset. This is an issue particularly for a progression of small assets, with short durations, w...
0
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Stop erasing blank space
Does anyone else think it’s odd that the eraser starts rubbing out blank space before drawing a new object. Granted this doesn’t happen all the time, but just enough for the view to notice.
3
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Stick sound and effects to the scene
I am very frustrated when I set my effects and/or sounds on some middle scene. When I modify the length of previous scenes, all is lost! My effects and sounds stick to the time on the timeline instea...
6
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Stick FX to scene timeline
When i go back in an earlier scene and edit something which affects the timespan, i have to go through the whole video again to realign the panning and zooming effects in order for them to have the ri...
8
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Static Backgrounds
Let's say I have a scene where I want the background to remain the same but characters in the scene to change (either entirely or just their pose). As far as I can tell it is currently not possible to...
3
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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...
0
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Start preview play from playhead
As with any other video editing suite, it would speed up the editing process if we could place the playhead and then start the preview playback from that point with a keystroke (or button on timeline)...
6
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Standard poses, emotions and expressions for each character
I am resubmitting this request for DOODLY: I think it would be better if there is a baseline standard of poses, emotions, and expressions for each character to be consistent. Sometimes I used a partic...
0
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Standard Font Colours
It would be nice to be able to save a specific custom font colour with the standard colours you already have. It would be quicker than typing in the font number each time one wants to use it.
0
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Standard element Fade
Allow for the fade option for Doodly's standard elements as you do for imported elements
74
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Spell Check with text box of Doodly
Hello, Doodly, needs a in text spell checker. Spell Checkers are the norm on all programs now. Thanks, I really love the program so far. James
0
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Speech Bubbles that disappear so conversations can happen
I am mostly interested in having multiple conversations, so I need the bubble to disappear and another take place a few seconds later. Something like this.... Hi tom Hi Jerry, How are you? Fine, I...
0
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Speech Bubble flexibility
The speech bubble hook all point down, makes it hard to attach a speech bubble to large character. Suggest bigger variety of speech bubbles or editable hooks
0
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Specify how much time take each Fx
Specify how much time take each Fx inside the square. This will help to have more detail of how much time will take each scene. Obviously this is information is in addition of the time bar.
10
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Specific size settings, not just sliders and handles
I'd like to be able to rely on specific sizing for fonts, percent sizing for images, and number sizing for features that are sized on a slider, such as line width. It's very difficult to get consisten...
2
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Spacebar to play and other common keyboard shortcuts
Pressing spacebar to play is a universal keyboard shortcut. Also, some standard Ctrl-x, Ctrl-c, Ctrl-v shortcuts for cut/copy/paste would be most welcome.
0
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Sounds Filter
add a filter in the sounds area such as by genre , music type Ambient, Cinematic, Happy , Inspirational by speed, slow, medium, fast, etc, etc ,
1
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Sound Management
Hey Brad and Team: Love the product and the Master Class is super. I'm even excited about the new product just announced; however, what would make using Doodly much better than what it already is, wou...
0
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Sorting videos
For some reason, we can only sort our videos in the scroll box by date. Being able to sort by name would make it much easier to find a video.
0
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Sorting projects by TITLE
Please make the projects sortable by title.
0
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Sorting audio files by length
It would be great if we can sort the audio by its length. That way, it would be easy which audio to select based on the length of the video.
16
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Sort feature for assets (especially our own imports) and filter for custom assets
Hi, currently when you import a new asset, it shows on the top -- temporarily. Once you close the video and return to it, the assets are sorted from oldest to newest. This means that if you return to ...
0
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Something Removed from Doodle
1- The text settings have included coloring texts. That function was in Doodle when first downloaded. 2- When the software updated, the text coloring setup moved to the text box. In the text box there...
3
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Software en Español
Hello, I would like to know if you are thinking of adding the Spanish language in the software to facilitate the work of the members who speak this language, thank you and best regards.
2
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Social Media Templates
Have different size templates for the various social media platforms: 1x1 for Instagram for example. Being able to easily switch between them would be even better. Thanks!
3
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Social Media Autoposting / sceduling
Create and schedule video for social medias
0
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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
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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...
0
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Snap to - music
Besides FadeIn & FadeOut, Snap to audio (snap to the previous audio file) & Snap to left/right (to the current slide)
0
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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
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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
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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...
37
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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
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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
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Skinnable hand
able to upload and skin the hand/arm
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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
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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,...
429
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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...
30
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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
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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
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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...
3
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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...
1
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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...
3
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Sewing and quilting scenes
I want to use Doodly in my advertising and facebook posts - I need sewing and quilting scenes and characters.
0
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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
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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
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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...
6
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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
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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
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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.
92
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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
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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...
9
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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.
10
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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...
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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
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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
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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...
15
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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
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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...
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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
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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 ...
3
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Scroll the Timeline With Mouse Wheel
Scroll the Timeline With Mouse Wheel when the Mouse Cursor is on the Timeline. Quality of life? :)
0
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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
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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
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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.
0
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Scouts with uniform
Please add pictures with boys and girls scouts wearing their uniform.
0
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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
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School camp
School camp of school children
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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...
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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.
24
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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.
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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...
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Scene Namer
It would be handy to label each scene (much like a storybook) for easier tracking and production management.
22
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Scene library
Be able to save a full scene from a video to a scene library for later reuse, including all timing, etc.
0
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Scene fading
Could we possible include a scene fade instead of swipe.
9
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Scene Exit Animation - "Scene Expands" or "Zoom Out"
I'd like to suggest a scene exit animation. It would be useful to have a "Scene Expands" or "Zoom Out" transition between scenes where Scene A is completed, then the video appears to Zoom Out --- Scen...
0
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Scene delay object directly in a scene, not in scene properties
Adjusting the scene delay property is a little bit time consumig going back and forth until the desired effect is reached. I use a texbox with a single space and adjust the time. It is easier, faster ...
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Scene and Characters Moslem
I want to request Moslem scenes and characters Thanks
12
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Scaling objects along paths
It would be nice to be able to scale objects after they were drawn. For example a light bulb is drawn and then getting bigger or smaller to either gain attention on the object or transfer it to the ba...
0
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scale out of locked ratio
ctrl to scale from center. shft to scale proportionately on one axis. ctrl+shft to scale proportionately from center Would be very handy for imported assets and props.
168
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Saving own scenes
It would save time if we'd be able to save selfmade scenes
74
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Save to Hard Drive
It would be handy to be able to save to a hard drive - from a security perspective, some IP - I don't want to share with another company - especially if it is a bit sensitive. If that feature could b...
3
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Save Hot Key
Allow the use of Ctrl-S to save the video. it would be much quicker than clicking the button.
3
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Save Feature
Would it be possible for you all to create a new "Save" feature. What I mean is, if I am editing one of my existing videos to fit another application - I would like the option to "Save" it with a new...
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Save custom resolutions
I would like to be able to save some custom resolutions. I use 830 x 312 a lot to create facebook header video's. Remembering my last custom choices would be a good start.
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Save as for template and new prouect baming
Why is there no "Save As" button? It is strange that there is no save as button available when working from a Template you use to start projects. Why not? To use a template I create to create a new v...
7
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Save and Open
The ability to save a Doodly file to a location (local or internet) with the ability to open other shared files. "How did they do that?" When someone shares a file you can see the step by step proces...
151
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Rubber Stamp reveal
Add the ability to reveal an asset using a rubber stamp in the hand. It would take a tiny amount of time and make sense for lots of things like logos, speech balloons, repeating items like stars or fl...
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Rounding the edges of the picture
Sometimes it's required to round the edges of an image that is used, which should be a feature of Doodly. Also few features like glossy image or shadow or when lower mirror reflection like seen on MS ...