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  1. Sort projects by title in dashboard

    We can sort projects by date created, updated etc but would be very useful to be able to sort by title. I split long projects into numbered sections and would be useful to see them in that order.

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    • Support cleveref in Rich Text mode

      When using the cleveref package, one makes references using \Cref and \cref instead of \ref. When viewing the latex source using these references, they are not rendered like they are with \ref. I think, \cref (and \Cref) in Rich Text mode both can be treated like \ref.

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      • Export to Word

        Option to export to word .docx and .doc

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        • Render the image with HTML5 and SVG instead of PDF or PNG

          Please support HTML5 and SVG, that could help a lot to display real time when we do a change in the latex text instead of reder a PDF image.

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          • add a functionality for bookmarks.

            I have a big project with very many files. It would be most useful if I could set some "bookmarks", with which I could switch to different places in different files very quickly, without having to click on the project tag, find the right file in the right folder, and then scroll to the right place, AND to then go back where I was.

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            • add a functionality for bookmarks.

              I have a big project with very many files. It would be most useful if I could set some "bookmarks", with which I could switch to different places in different files very quickly, without having to click on the project tag, find the right file in the right folder, and then scroll to the right place, AND to then go back where I was.

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              • Suggestion mode

                Like in Google doc, suggestion mode would be nice with accept/reject.

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                • Add provision to share the project pdf only

                  It would be helpful if we can share the project pdf with others. No matter whatever the project type is (protected or not), if we can share the pdf through Overleaf, we will be able to share them in our website or somewhere else whenever needed. Right now we need to host the pdf somewhere else to share them with others.

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                  • Count words in selected text

                    Most journals limit the amount of words in certain parts, for example abstracts. So it would be nice to be able to count the number of words in a selections.

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                    • Show section numbers in rich text mode.

                      Show the (sub)section number in the richt text mode, e.g.: \subesction{Title} would display as '2.1 Title'

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                      • Allow syncing with Zotero group libraries

                        My collegue and I are loving Overleaf, but we'd like to keep a combined library for each paper/project we use (and we'd like to avoid having to share our full Zotero library (which also cleans up the autocomplete for references)). The best solution for this is to have a Group Library with Zotero, but we can't add any library .bib files except one of our full library.

                        Integrating Overleaf with Mendeley has this Group library feature, but Mendeley has some downsides which make using it painful.

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                          Thanks for the feedback! Now that we’ve done this with Mendeley, Zotero is next in line (but there are other things we will need to finish first). In the mean time, the best workaround I can offer is to use Mendeley or Citeulike.

                        • Shortcut to insert \item

                          A shortcut to quickly add '\item' at the beginning when create a new line, for example shift+enter.

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                          • Replace image/file without having to delete the old one

                            It would be great if the dropdown of a file had the option of "replace by another file", or if files with the same name would automatically replace the old one.
                            Thanks

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                            • Allow hierarchical organisation of projects

                              Some projects involve multiple documents relying on some of the same source files - for instance a grant proposal involving several documents in the same style and with a shared bib file. It would be good to have a hiearchical organisation of projects and subprojects in both the projects view and the left bar.

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                              • Commit the PDF along the files in GIT.

                                Hello folks,

                                I would like OverLeaf to be able to commit the latest generated PDF along the files in the GIT commits.
                                Is this conceivable?

                                7 votes
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                                • Fix: Keep directories open when refreshing Mendeley's .bib file

                                  My .bib file is linked to my Mendeley account. Whenever I refresh the .bib file, all of the directories on the left-hand side of the project interface automatically close, and I'm redirected to my "main.tex" file where the .bib file is included.

                                  I suggest that my folders remain open, and that I am not redirected from the document I'm currently editing at the time of pressing the refresh button. Thanks!

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                                  • 4 votes
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                                    • inform the location of file from other project

                                      Sometimes, I just don't remember which project has the original file corresponding to a link and have to look for it in all projects.

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                                      • Override ctrl+F for Vivaldi browser

                                        Based on experience, I know that Overleaf will override the hotkey "ctrl+f" for text searching in the editor. However, recently I'm trying to use a new browser "Vivaldi", and it seems like Overleaf doesn't override the hotkey anymore. That means I have to click the "Find" bottom using my mouse. Can you fix this problem?

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                                        • Highlight the current line

                                          Give an option to highlight the current line, i.e. the one where the cursor lies. This should also account for word wrapping, and not highlight the entire block.

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