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I need a KDE plasma desktop widget (for typing quick short notes). But I use unity environment. Is there any way to add KDE widgets in unity environment? Or is there any widget or widget manager for ubuntu (unity) desktop?

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There is a widget manager for GNOME/Unity called gDesklets, but it doesn't appear to have a note typing widget.

However, If you simply want a note typing program, you could try Tomboy Notes:

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You can make the windows stay on top of other windows by right clicking on the title bar and selecting Always on Top, so you can have your notes open on top of your work:

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