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Changelog for the beta versions of A5 X and A6 X

Chauvet 2.7.22_beta

Jan 13, 2023


  • [Settings] Supports Google Drive.

  • Added the screen mirroring function (that can be turned on/off in the top menu bar).


  • [Note] Deleted the page count displayed underneath the thumbnail pages in Overview.


  • [Note] When exporting to TXT and WORD, you can now choose to keep the original formatting or reformat.


  • [Note] Fixed the issue where keywords were lost after pages were deleted.

  • After the eraser gesture was activated, moving the two fingers off the screen would not reactivate the last selected tool.

  • [Note] Fixed the issue where long pressing a page in Overview and Stars in Navigation Window would occasionally fail to work.

Chauvet 2.6.21_beta

Dec 16, 2022


  • [Note] Supports exporting to TXT in standard notes and real-time recognition notes.

  • [Settings] Added a preference setting option for the LAMY side button. You can now choose to use it to activate the eraser or lasso in Note and Document (by going to Settings>Display & Input>Stylus Settings>LAMY Side Button).

  • [Document] Supports editing TXT documents (Using small files that contain no more than 100,000 words is recommended). Doesn't support reading mode.


  • [Note] Real-time recognition notes:

    • Supports moving/zooming/copying/pasting lassoed handwriting.

    • Added a status symbol (hollow circle) for when the stroke eraser is activated.

    • Added the real-time erasing effect for the stroke eraser.

    • Supports viewing the unfinished page queue on the Recognition Results page.

    • Instead of preserving the line breaks in the original handwritten text, the recognized text exported to TXT and WORD now only uses a page break to end the current page.

  • [Settings] Added "Forgot Password" instructions on My Account page.

  • Improved the reliability of the gesture eraser based on analysis of the commonly used handwriting gestures.


  • [Note] The two-finger page turning didn’t work.

  • [Note] After a link target file was renamed or moved to a different folder in Files, it would accidentally not be found.

  • [Note & Document] Fixed the issue where some buttons on the toolbar didn’t respond to touches.

Chauvet 2.6.20_beta

Dec 3, 2022

*You know how much we value your feedback. In order for us to better collect it, please do kindly help take the survey and share your thoughts in this form, after you've finished testing the new beta.


  • [Note] Added a new type of notes: real-time recognition notes (The eraser gesture will activate the stroke eraser in real-time recognition notes)

    • Supports real-time handwriting recognition

    • Supports searching handwriting

    • Supports exporting to Word

    • Doesn't support layers, copying/pasting handwriting, or the region eraser

    • Changed the regular eraser to the stroke eraser.

  • [Note] Handwriting in standard notes can be exported to Word.

  • [Mail] Changed the Mail app home page from account login to account selection. Added Authorize Microsoft Exchange, Outlook/Hotmail pages.


  • [Files] Copying and moving files will now start from the current directory they are already in, rather than from the root directory.

  • [Files] Files of the same name can now be copied to the same folder.

  • [Settings] Updated handwriting recognition language packs. (You will need to manually redownload language packs for the languages that you've already installed.)


  • When the device doesn't repsond to touches, it now takes less time to return to normal. (The red light indicator flicks for a shorter time.)

  • [Note & Document] Reduced the probability of accidentally triggering the gesture eraser.

  • [Note & Document] Adjusted the display effect of the marker and needle-point pen: the lines look smoother.


  • [Document] Fixed the issue where swiping from the screen edges to turn pages didn't work.

  • [Note] Deleting a customized note template would cause the original file to be damaged.

  • [Note & Document] The app would accidentally crash after jumping back and forth between files.

Chauvet 2.5.19_beta

Oct 21, 2022

*As Google Calendar authorization protocol has been upgraded, please update your device to the latest version if you need to perform Google Calendar authorization.


  • [Note & Document] Restored and renewed the original page-turning gesture icons on the toolbar (A new icon for the single-tap page-turning gesture has been added in documents).

  • [Note & Document] Moved settings for other gestures, including Full Screen Gesture, Page Number Bar Gesture, Gesture for Returning to Page before Jumping and Gesture Eraser to the "More" menu on the toolbar.

  • [Calendar] Upgraded Google Calendar authorization protocol to OAuth 2.0

  • Revised some of the inappropriate text on the device.


  • [Sidebar menu] Added two buttons: "Last Opened Note" and "Last Opened Document", and removed "New Word".

  • [Note] Links

    • When creating a link, you can choose to link to "Recent Files".

    • Creating a link from the "More" menu allows you to select the "File name" or "Full path" as "Link Title", which can also be customized.

    • You can insert a new page when linking to another page in the current file.

    • When linking to a page, you can enter the page number to quickly find the target page (Path: Recent Files/Existing Files>Select Page).

    • Links in PDF converted from a note file on the cloud services still work (only the links that point to the other pages or web pages in the PDF are valid).

    • When selecting an existing file to link to, you can now start at the location of the current directory, rather than from the root directory.

  • [Note & Document] After you switch between the Titles/Keywords/Stars/Bookmarks/Annotations tabs in the current file, tapping the navigation window takes you to the last tab you switched to.


  • [Word] Proofreader's marks were mistakenly recognized as text.

  • [Note] Handwriting antialiasing was not working after the device was restarted.

  • [Note] When a target page of a link was selected from Overview, the thumbnail page didn't match its page number.

Chauvet 2.5.18_beta

Sep 25, 2022

*Users, whose handwriting recognition language is set as any language other than English, need to re-select it in Settings>Display & Input>Language>Handwriting Recognition Language.


  • [Note] Added the feature to create links.

    • Link to another page in the current file, page in another file, file or web page.

    • When a note with links is exported to PDF on the Supernote device, only links to the other pages of the PDF file and web pages are valid (Links in PDF created by the QR code and on the cloud services are invalid).

  • [Settings] Added more handwriting recognition languages (Download new languages by going to Settings>Display & Input>Language>Handwriting Recognition Language).


  • After the device is reset to factory settings, the gesture eraser will be disabled by default.


  • [Sidebar menu] Sidebar menu optimization.

    • Added an entry point for New Note and New Word respectively.

    • The original Note and Document entry points are now replaced by Recent File.

    • The Recent list is now displayed as a pop-up window.

    • When the app section has more than 8 apps, it can be expanded to pages to display additional apps.

    • The logo is now removed.

  • [Note & Document] Moved the keywords out of the titles and table of contents in the navigation window.

  • [Note & Document] Resolved issues caused by large files where the apps crashed or files were damaged.

  • [Note & Document] Changed the one-finger/two-finger/disabling page turning button to the gesture settings button.

  • [Note & Document] Reduced the probability of accidentally triggering the page number bar.

  • [Word] Improved handwriting recognition speed.

  • [Note] Improved the efficiency of note sharing via the QR code.

  • [Settings] Added instructions on the sync page to remind users to manually tap the sync button.


  • [Note & Document] After the apps crashed, they couldn't be reactivated and accessed.

  • [Document] Handwriting entered using keyboard showed up in the document itself.

  • [Document] In half page view, the page number arrow on the bottom half page of the 1st page was turned grey and didn't work to get back to the top half page.

  • [Settings] Handwriting performed to test the result of stylus calibration was displayed on the Feedback page.

  • [Calendar] Fixed the issue where the calendar failed to sync due to lack of event attributes.

  • [Note] Fixed the bug where a new note would fail to be created after a custom template was set as default.

Chauvet 2.4.17_Beta

July 21, 2022

What's Added

  • [Note] We've added new functions to enable you to move individual pages within the same notebook or between notebooks: Copy Current Page, Cut Current Page and Paste Page.

  • To turn off the power automatically after a period of inactivity, you can now set Auto Power Off in Settings>Battery.

What's Optimized

  • [Note] Tapping on a template selection now automatically sets it as the new template without the need to tap the Apply button.

  • [Note] You now need to navigate to the function bar in Overview to access Copy Page(s) and Move Page(s) in the same notebook. We've moved them out of the More menu to make it look less cluttered.

  • [Note] When exporting note pages as PNG multiple times, you will now find the newly generated PNG files will not replace the existing ones, as we will add sequential numbers to each PNG file name.

  • [Note & Document] We've added a new button that allows you to exit full screen quickly. You can choose to display or hide it by going to Settings>Display & Input>Preferred Settings.

  • [Note & Document] We've added an option in both apps to let you set preferences easily.

  • [Note & Document] You can now select your most frequently used button: eraser or lasso, to show on the shortened floating toolbar. You can do this by going to Toolbar>More>Preferences.

  • [Note & Document] We now present you with an option to position the page number bar at the top or bottom of the screen. You can manage settings for the page number bar position in Toolbar>More>Preferences.

What's Fixed

  • [Note & Document] Fixed a bug where users would open a locked file from Quick Access without a prompt for password.

  • [Note] Fixed a bug where customized templates users favorited couldn't be found in the list of Favorites.

Chauvet 2.4.16_beta

June 17, 2022

What’s Optimized

  • [Note & Document] Toolbar optimization:
    - By default, the toolbar appears on the top of the screen. It can now be moved and fixed on any of the four sides you prefer it on.
    - Page numbers are no longer displayed on the toolbar. Instead they are now displayed on the page number bar, along with the file name.
    - Double tapping with two fingers on the screen displays/hides the toolbar, while double tapping with one finger in the empty space of the page number bar displays/hides the page number bar.
    - All types of pens and erasers are displayed as the first-level menu options on the fixed toolbar (On the floating toolbar, they are still shown as the first-level and second-level menu options)
    - The pen icons now display the pen thickness and greyscale shade you have selected.
    - Tool icons are visually optimized, click interactions intuitive and user-friendly, and tools are displayed by category and easier to user.
    - You can now set hand dominance (Go to Settings>Display&Input>Preferred Settings to change your hand dominance setting).

  • [Note] It’s possible to undo and redo changes made to a note title.

  • [Note] There are now three additional title patterns for you to choose from. If the diagonal lines on top of the titled text make it barely visible, you will be able to choose a title pattern that works best for you.

  • [Sidebar menu] In the sidebar menu, there is now sufficient space for 4 additional Quick Access items.

  • [Note & Document] [Note & Document] Quick Access now provides an easy way to open a specified page or note/document (which opens to the last viewed page).

  • [Document] When you navigate to a digest right from its original PDF file in landscape mode, the resulting digest you see will also be in landscape mode.

  • [Document] When a PDF file is set in the half page view, handwriting can be copied and pasted between the upper half page and the lower half page (if the PDF file is in portrait mode), or between the left half page and the right half page (if the PDF file is in landscape mode).

  • [Document] The pinch to zoom feature now works more reliably. You will be less likely to accidentally trigger it while writing and avoid interrupting your workflow.

  • [Document] There is no discrepancy between search results on your Supernote and those on your computer or other devices.

  • [Note & Digest] After a note or digest is exported, the export progress will be displayed.

  • [Calendar] The 12-hour time format is now available in calendars.

  • [Calendar] When you switch between a daily, weekly or monthly view, you will find the currently-selected date remains unchanged.

  • We’ve deployed a new DMS (Device Management Server) in the United States. For more info on the new DMS, please visit here.

What's Fixed

  • Fixed an issue some users were experiencing where they couldn’t charge their devices to 100% even after powering it off for 35 minutes.

  • Fixed an issue where the device would appear to be stuck after synching large files and would need to restart to get back to normal.

  • [Note & Document] Fixed an issue where the pen would be accidentally recognized as the area eraser while writing.

  • [Note] Fixed a bug where the current note page was accidentally showing handwriting that was originally on another note page.

  • [Note] Fixed a bug where a locked note file would be automatically opened after the device was rebooted, without a prompt for password.

  • [Note] Fixed a bug where no save failure prompt would appear when users entered special characters that were not in line with the naming rules, such as \/*:?”<>|, to rename a note.

  • [Note] Fixed a bug where a page would be turned when users switched from “swipe between pages with one finger” to “swipe between pages with two fingers” and collapsed the layer menu.

  • [Note & Document & Search] Fixed a bug some users were seeing where star marks could still be found in global search results after they had been cleared from the original notes/documents they were in.

  • [Document] Fixed a bug where a PDF file with annotations in multiple pages would accidentally fail to be exported.

  • [Document] Fixed a bug where the Document app would crash after users tapped to save a Word document.

  • [Supernote Cloud] Fixed an issue in which conflicting files would be generated after users renamed files by simply changing the case of letters and synced.

Chauvet 2.3.15_beta

Mar 10, 2022


  • Reduce the accidental touch rate of eraser gestures.


  • The issue that eraser gesture is inactive due to two-finger shaking.

Chauvet 2.1.14_beta

Mar 4, 2022


  • In MTP mode, it is unable to rename or delete the root directory folder on the computer.


  • A6 X display noise issue when writing in sunlight.

  • [Notes/Documents] Strokes lost issue caused by following operation steps: 1. Strokes selected by lasso function 2. Rotate, zoom or move the Strokes 3. Copy the Strokes 4. Undo

Chauvet 2.1.12_beta

Feb 18, 2022

*If the device is unable to be fully charged, it needs to be turned off for 35 minutes and then turned on after the upgrade.


  • Optimize battery calibration scheme.

  • [Notes/Documents/Calendars] Reduce the accidental touch rate of eraser gestures (when the pen is on the edge of the screen).

  • Optimize touch screen responsiveness.


  • [Calendar] The problem of abnormal power consumption after sleep mode when the monthly view is not closed.

  • [Cloud] After renaming the document on the cloud and synchronizes, Mark (.mark) file name does not follow the original file.

  • [Notes/Documents] Some handwriting is not displayed when switching between tools or using lasso.

  • [Documents] Files with the extension .DOCX cannot be opened.

  • [Calendar] Some duplicate events (non-Google Calendar invitations) cause Google Calendar synchronization to fail.

Chauvet 2.1.9_beta

Jan 21, 2022


  • [Document] Support PDF landscape mode view.

  • [Document] Support PDF split viewing.

  • [Note] Added [5mm Engineering Grid] format template.

  • [Calendar] Support gesture eraser.

  • [Files] Support list mode.


  • [Document] The table of contents at bottom and page numbers are changed from auto-hide to click to hide.

  • Adjusted grayscale display mode.


  • Improved the recognition rate of gesture eraser.

  • Mark files are automatically moved and renamed with the source file.

  • [Note/Document] Optimized handwriting content temporarily disappearing during writing.

  • [Calendar] Support recurring events editing (one sync is required after version update).

  • [Settings] Problem feedback automatically fills in the email address first registered.


  • [Note] The handwriting in the keyboard is displayed in the notes when the layer is renamed.

  • [Note] The problem of larger shadow range than version C.368 when creating the title.

  • [Document] PDF cannot be exported normally when the "No load shutdown" is on.

  • [Document] PDF handwriting is not displayed after zooming in/out.

  • [Calendar] Google Calendar cannot be synced normally.

  • [Calendar] Confusion caused in the sorting of event time.

  • [Keyboard] Lower handwriting recognition rate.

Chauvet 2.0.6_beta

Dec 14, 2021

*This update may take more than 30 minutes. Please keep device battery fully charged or plug in the power to avoid shutting down during the update.


  • Delete “Browse page” in Chauvet 2.0.5

  • Added "Last opened Document/Note" button on “Document” and “Note” file page.


  • In search, add views under stars and keywords search (page/file).


  • Unexpected issues of device frozen and system no response.

Chauvet 2.0.5(D.119_beta)

Dec 3, 2021

*This update may take more than 30 minutes. Please keep device battery fully charged or plug in the power to avoid shutting down during the update.


  • Add "Browse page" in Note and Document applications.


  • For page turning in Note and Document applications, the two modes "single finger/two finger" in previous beta now is changed to the three modes "single finger/two finger/disabled".

  • In Note and Document applications toolbar, replace the "Exit" button with the "Browse" button.


  • Speed up upgrading for note files than previous beta in batch mode.


  • If download fails, some devices cannot download the upgrade again.

Known Cons

  • Global multi-conditions search is not fully completed. When using mark search (Star, Keywords), it directs to the last opened page rather than marked page. It will be completed in next release.

Chauvet 2.0.4(D.101_beta)

Nov 26, 2021


  • Jump to the page after entering a specific page number (Applied to notes, documents, digest and file management).

  • Quick jump to the first and last pages.

  • Favorites feature of note templates.


  • In note, change the "Hand turning pages-On/off" to "Turning pages with single/two fingers".

  • The content displayed in the top status bar is changed from "Time" to "Date and Time".


  • After the Regular eraser erases the handwriting, it is impossible to select the individual handwriting after erasing.

  • The symptom that EMR pen does not respond under some circumstances.

Chauvet 2.0.1(D.068_beta)

Nov 10, 2021


  • Add “Power Saving Mode” (Setting > Power > Power Saving Mode).

  • Add the display button of digest symbol "A" and "D" (Setting > Display & input > Preferred setting).


  • When fully charged, the LED light changes from green flashing to green on.

  • Go to the last visited page when opening the built-in user's manual.


  • The issue of high power consumption after sleep in D.034_beta version.

  • Latency issue with the first stroke when beginning to write.

  • Files can not be copied to OTG USB storage devices.

  • The power display changes rapidly in several scenarios.

If this phenomenon still occurs after the updated version, please tap "Settings" > "Feedback" and send system logs for efficient and better troubleshooting.

Normal sleep power consumption:

A6 X 8-hour power consumption: the display power is reduced by 1~2% (0.2% per hour).

A5 X 8-hour power consumption: the display power is reduced by 0~1% (0.075% per hour).

Chauvet 2.0.1(D.049_beta)

Oct 25, 2021


  • Gesture Eraser feature (For Note, Document, Digest, currently unavailable in Calendar).

  • Support web link access to browser in files by tapping.


  • All links are unable to access when the touch gesture feature is off.


  • Calendar repeated events cannot be displayed correctly.

  • The issue that capital letters cannot be searched after updating to D.034_beta version.

  • The issue that screensaver page is restored as default page after updating to D.034_beta version.

Chauvet 2.0.1(D.034_beta)

Oct 15, 2021

New Kernel

  • UI response speed 15% up.

  • Writing latency reduced 28%.

  • Document page-turning speed 13% up.

  • Kindle page-turning speed 40% up.

  • Bluetooth keyboard response speed 37% up.

  • 30% power consumption of handwriting reduced, which increased battery stamina at same rate.

*Above percentage figures are based on internal test/simulation data. The actual use result could be different.


  • Notebook cover page customization.

  • Note page layer rename.

  • Password protect a folder or file.

  • Web authentication Wi-Fi connection.

  • TOC page number jump for notes and documents.


  • Single search to multi-condition search.

  • Keyword search order adjusted to alphabetical order.

  • Keyword icon adjusted from "T" to "K".


  • Outlook calendar sync email sending issue.

Chauvet 1.0.1(339_beta)

July 1, 2021


  • Handwriting anti-aliasing feature (Activate via "Settings -> Display & input -> Preferred setting -> Handwriting antialiasing").

  • Star recognition switch (Adjust via "Settings -> Display & input -> Preferred setting -> Star mark recognition").


  • Performance optimization.

Chauvet 1.0.1(315_beta)

June 3, 2021


  • The icon of event invitation.


  • Abnormal synchronization of event invitation.

Chauvet 1.0.1(308_beta)

May 19, 2021


  • Calendar supports synchronization of "events" for Google and Microsoft accounts.


  • Possible handwriting misaligned issue when exporting PDF files.

Chauvet 1.0.1(242_beta)

February 7, 2021


  • Calendar function.

  • Redundant space or blank will be deleted in handwritten emails.


  • Button response speed optimization.

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