Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Is there any way to add an option to right click menus for text files and/or highlighted text to "send to Tomboy" so that it would create a new note with the contents of the text file or highlighted text as the contents of the new note?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 5 down vote accepted

Here's how I do it:

install Gnome-Do

install the Tomboy plug-in, in Gnome-Do

highlight text

bring up Gnome-Do, begin typing in "New Tomboy Note" (it'll fill in the rest for you)

And voila: a new Tomboy note with your highlighted text already included.

share|improve this answer
    
Brilliant. Since I already use Gnome-Do, this is perfect, thanks! –  greggory.hz Oct 25 '10 at 15:24

protected by Oli Oct 19 '11 at 3:33

Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality answers, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site.

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.