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Order of thoughts (#3497)
The hidden ordering system is fine where the child (or jump) thoughts are under a single parent or multiple parents where the ordering is the same.

I have been working on some thoughts recently where this ordering system does not apply like this.  i.e. multiple parents but with child (or jump) thoughts which contain common (child) thoughts but need to be displayed in a different order depending on the context (Parent Thought selected).

I have for example linked from a Parent (Parent 1) to a series of child thoughts, the first being .01 thought as I want this child displayed first when viewing Parent 1 (followed by child thoughts .02 thought.03 thought). This works as I want.

However the .01 thought also appears as a child under an alternative parent (Parent 2) and want this .01 thought to be displayed as the third child thought. For instance - under the alternative parent (Parent 2I have the following children (and would like them displayed in this order): 
.01 alt thought
.02 alt thought and
.01 thought
Under the present system the common .01 thought will be displayed second from Parent 2 perspective - but I want it to be ordered 3rd in this case.

So I have nicely ordered child thoughts from the focus of one parent thought (Parent 1), but from the perspective of another thought (Parent 2) which shares the same child (but with other children not linked) the ordering does not work as I want.  This seems a little clumsy and to me one of the key points and power of the Brain is about viewing how other thoughts relate to the context of the focused thought.

One way to address this would be to apply an ordering logic to the link properties (from the perspective of the focused thought) - these are exclusive between two thoughts and thus would not conflict where there are multiple links to a thought. This would have to take precedence over the thought level ordering logic to work within how the current ordering is implemented.
Notes get stuck (are out of sync with thoughts when navigating/editing Brain) (#3984, #3910, #4285)
I am noticing this too.
FYI I have the option "update displayed content on hover" un-ticked as suggested to keep the integrity of the notes, and notes do seem to be staying put. But I am a bit nervous that a stuck note will update the current thoughts note.  It has not happened so far though. Navigating away from the note and back again restores the correct notes

TB9 v216 windows 10
Disappearing images in Notes and other Notes issues (#3183)
I use the notes extensively and am still coming across instances where Notes are being moved or copied from one thought to another, or notes are completely disappearing - this does not happen often so is difficult to replicate, but seems to happen when switching between thoughts - Interesting the history does record the event that a change has been made by me as the user - although I have not done anything in the Brain to trigger them. (If this happens again I will try to show you the audit).  Overall this does not give me confidence in the Notes - and I find that I am slowed down by constantly checking Notes to see if they have changed or taken on notes from other thoughts.

I have also noticed that images placed in the Notes field have started to disappear - the three icons below are what is left of three images I placed in a notes field - It appears to me that the note is recognising that there is a link to an image file, however the image files no longer exist in the corresponding notes folder (although they were there initially):
image in note.JPG 
The source code in the notes shows:
<img src="<!--BrainNotesBase-->/838f152d-b094-43bf-92b3-f8e11bf39e8d.png" /></p>
<p><img src="<!--BrainNotesBase-->/b87157d4-cd5b-40ce-b566-e49a4ddc2770.png" /></p>
<p><img src="<!--BrainNotesBase-->/1e637f76-5f7f-4db8-861a-d4737da1d327.png" /></p>

The Thought History shows:

image history.JPG

The Added note asset was me placing the image into the Note - the following two actions "Removed note asset" and "Changed note" seem to have taken place behind the scenes and all that I am left with in my Note are the three icons.

This does not happen all the time, some images do remain, or some remain for a while then disappear some time later when coming back to the thought after cycling through other thoughts.  I have taken to adding the images as files attached to the thought, which is not ideal, but does keep my image.

Brain v9.0.215 (although happened on earlier versions)
Windows 10 on Dell Inspiron Laptop
No "Paste" in intern browser anymore? (#4086 - fixed)
Just updated to version .206 and now ctrl C for copy in the internal browser is now working fine



windows 10 brain v.206
No "Paste" in intern browser anymore? (#4086 - fixed)
Should copy (Ctr C) also work? I have tried to do this several times but without sucess. Have to open web page in normal browser to do this.
PDF Preview error (#3967)
I get this error too

v.202 Windows 10
Feature request - Search results - display type and tags in the hover box (#4025)
I have often used the same "Title" for different thoughts, differentiating them in the Brain by using Types and Tags. 
So when I use the Search box for "Report" (for example) all the "Report" thoughts are returned (as would be expected), however, it is sometimes difficult to find the one I want quickly (even when I colour coded my thought types), especially for older thoughts which I have not remembered their context (after all this is one of the reasons why I am using the software).  I have noticed when you hover over the returned value the thought name is displayed, would it be possible to also display the thought type and tags (if any).  For me this would make using the Brain more intuative and speedy. There maybe those who would not find this feature useful, so perhaps a switch in preferences would be in order too.
I know I can set up a report that will do this, but the Search box is more convenient.

I am appreciating all the work that you are putting into the new version, I now use it in preference to V8.

Notes not being searched (#3990)
Working fine for me now.
Version 9 - Task Bar Icon Wrong (#3994)
For me this happens every time when I install a new release of v9.  I fix it by unpinning the blank Icon and then creating a new one.

v192 Windows 10
Notes not being searched (#3990)
Hi Patrick

I thought I would give this a go, as I seem to remember having the same issue.

In your post above for the search, it shows as "Notes and Attachments" - I do not see this, only the "Thought and Link Names and Labels"
Is there a way to configure what is being searched? - I could not see this anywhere.


I am using the latest build on Alpha (192.0)
On Windows 10
Disappearing Notes | (#2780, #2924, #2925, #2945, #3015)
The notes have definitely gone - there is an audit record in the history too, indicating a note change.  But this change was not by me.  

I am suspicious of the "Update content on hover" and think that this might be the issue, as on my laptop, there is often a significant lag with this feature.  

I did not realise you could turn it off, I have done now and I will monitor how things go. (sadly as it is a useful feature).
Disappearing Notes | (#2780, #2924, #2925, #2945, #3015)
I am using build (115) with Windows 10

I have noticed several thoughts within the Brain 9 that have lost their notes completely.  
Not sure whether an output file will be useful to you as this seems random and does not come after any (noticeable) event.  Any attachments remain in place.

It is a bit worrying though, I do not feel confident of the Notes feature in the new version at the moment.  Fortunately this is on a relatively new Brain, with only around 1000 thoughts, however, there are at least 4 of these thoughts where the notes have gone.  There does seem to be an entry of change of note in the thought history, however, this change has not been made by me.

Update.. This has just got worse with notes swapping thoughts - more notes disappearing, and eventually brain crashing.
Output file attached.

Use the first image attachment on a thought as its icon | (#2831)
Does this help?

2016-09-28 19:44:48
Origin: XWT
System.InvalidOperationException: This Visual is not connected to a PresentationSource.
at System.Windows.Media.Visual.PointToScreen(Point point)
at #m.#7b.#Db(Widget #Ab)
at ##.#30z(Point #Gb, Widget #nc, #SOt )
at #QY.#SOt.#D0(Object #nc, #Saq #oc)
at Xwt.Widget.#kZp(#Saq #ch)
at Xwt.Widget.#WWp.#j0p(#Saq #ch)
at Xwt.WPFBackend.WidgetBackend.#YHx.#lbw()
at ##.#VYq(#J1p #Df, Action )

Use the first image attachment on a thought as its icon | (#2831)
Always found this frustrating, so happy with this feature.  Although, the only happens when attachments are changed, took some time to work out.

Just one observation.  I have experienced the occasional crash of tb9 when doing this (updating imported thoughts with multiple attachments to display image icon), but this is very random and I cannot see any pattern in the crashing.
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