Notes are applets that store text for the user to read at a later time.

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xfce4-notes: Toggle notes visibility via keyboard shortcut

I use xfce4-notes in Xubuntu 14.04, und I have the possibility to show/hide the notes via the panel plugin in the notification tray. I will append images of this panel plugin because I can not find ...
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To sync notes of S Memo to Ubuntu?

I have the Android phone where I have notes. I would like to control them periodically in my Ubuntu laptop because too much work to handle them with the phone itself. It would be great if the phone ...
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Can't sync tomdroid and tomboy notes!

I am pretty sure there are a lot of thread regarding this and I read most of them, still I can't sync tom boy notes from my laptop to my tomdroid. I tried setting up a rainy server and when ever I try ...
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About NixNote and note taking alternatives

Since I think Evernote fits my needs as a note taking application, I considered NixNote as a natural candidate for a desktop side note taking application. There is little information about NixNote, ...
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Note-Making Software for Thesis

Writing a thesis and need to go through about 25 papers and write their summaries. I am looking for a software where I can store the summaries in one place and write a master document towards the end. ...
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Change font size of all BasKet notes at once

I would like to know how to change the font size of ALL BasKet notes at once. Selecting all notes in one basket makes the font toolbar grayed out, so this does not work.
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Good system for writing coding excerpts (possible cloud based)

I am using Ubuntu for some time, and 99% of time I am using Goggle drive Documents for writing code excerpts. However, Google experience, although super fast when searching, works quite slow when ...
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Can I run an application (notes - reminders previously) from Ubuntu touch on Ubuntu 15.10?

I am looking for a native Evernote client for Linux. NixNote not meet my expectations. I heard about a new application, which is normally installed on Ubuntu Touch. It is called the "Notes" before "...
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Make a text file my automatically updated background?

I want to make a "to-do" list my wallpaper. I was hoping to be able to write a text file, save it, and have the background be updated each time I edit file. Is this possible?
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Xfce notes background

I tried xfce Notes and liked it a lot. This lightweight app does the job and the backups are easy (all notes are located in ~/.local/share/notes/). Is it possible to remove transparency and change ...
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How to remove Notes on Kubuntu

I've been trying to find a way on how to remove notes on Kubuntu, unfortunately I couldn't. When I right-click on the icon there's no option to remove the note. Took a video of the menu that appears ...
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Software for capturing of selected text from any place (browser, text editor, etc)

Please, give me advice about software which can capture selected text due to some shortcut in notes list. Ideally, this should be something like CintraNotes on Windows. This is solution which I ...
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notes/to-do list program that shows notes right on desktop [duplicate]

Is there any Notes or To-do list program that can show notes right on desktop, i.e. it stays on desktop where I can see the notes right away with launching it every time
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Notes App with iOS Sync

First of all, I hope I'm in the right forum here. I'm using Ubuntu and an iPhone and I would like to sync my notes, using these devices. Is there any app/program which runs on both devices, syncing ...
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Ubuntu Touch - How to send text from notes as emails?

How can I send a text wrote in the notes app as an email? I haven't been able to copy/paste the text. Neither could I send it via another option. Is there any possibility to do that?
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Search inside Xournal files (.xoj)

I'm a big fan of Evernote, I use it regularly. However, it has a 60MB storage limit (although text files are not going to occupy much space, but the limitation concern still remains). Today, I ...
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Tomboy Notes Sync Problem

Reformatted computer and when I try to sync my fresh install with my back-up tomboy notes I get a synchronization error. When I click details the panel is empty. I have 100's of notes, some of which ...
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Speech to text software for notes [duplicate]

Is there any software for speech to text ? I want to make random notes. From searching i can only find the opposite, text to speech. Thanks. EDIT: The question which has been linked to mark this ...
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note application that willsync with a android client ubuntu 14.10

hi just installed ubuntu 14.10 and very happy with it got everything setup nicely but disappointed again everpad or nixnote wont work ive tried the following that might have sync function everpad ...
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add notes to books in calibre

Does anyone know of a plugin that lets you add notes to books in calibre? I read quite a lot of books (actual books) and I'm quite used to add little side notes on small sticky notes. Since some ...
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Sticky Notes not saving in 14.04

I recently re-install Ubuntu 14.04 and ran all the updates it asked for. After adding the sticky-notes to the menu bar,from the "add to pannel" options, any note that I put on the desktop is not ...
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Digital Post-Its on Browser Tabs?

I work with a lot of tabs in firefox, since in my context I often need to wait several minutes until I can work further in this browser tab. It would be very cool if I could post a digital post-it ...
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Is there a way to sync Zim on Ubuntu and an Android device?

I'm looking for a way to sync Zim notes on my ubuntu with an android device, at least partially. Actually it would be enough for me, if I can somehow sync task list of zim to android. Well, using an ...
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Can Tomboy import notes from a directory (eg Dropbox)?

I am an iOS user and use an app called PlainText to sync my notes with Dropbox. I noticed with Tomboy Notes you can sync to a local directory - upon setting this to the PlainText directory in Dropbox (...
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Sync Evolution with Android apps through Owncloud or other centralised online source

I'm hoping someone can help with this as I'm so close to achieving my perfect workflow environment. I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on a laptop and an android smartphone. Overall what I'd like to ...
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Add notes on Geany

I have a code to which I do not like to add my comments and notes. But I need the ability to add my notes on that. So is there any thing to do that on Geany or do you need any another editor to do ...
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Which Notes-apps featuring notes that stick to the desktop are available for Unity

I'm looking for something like stickynotes or xfce4-notes. I read the former is not supported anymore. Does the latter work well in Unity?
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knotes note location

I use Knotes to writes notes and then I like to put all those notes on my Desktop But the problem is: Everytime I reboot my Ubuntu The location of notes stored on desktops changes and the note is ...
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Is there an application that does nested note taking?

I'm pulling my hair out trying to find a notebook program that lets me do nested note taking, and that has the ability to change the location of the notebooks. That seems really easy but, I've found ...
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How can i set Lotus Notes as the default mail program? [closed]

What should i write in the: X-scheme-handler/mailto= ? I have Lotus Notes 8.5.2. It doesnt work if i just trying to change it from System Settings==>Default applications. It ...
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Alternative to Notes app from MAC OSX lion [closed]

Is there an alternative app that is similar to MAC OS X lion Notes app which I use on my Ubuntu? I saw my friend using notes app on his Macbook and I really thought it was useful application in day to ...
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Xpad crashes after clicking on “show desktop”

This question is about Xpad on Ubuntu 13.10. I can start the application and write a note. If I click on another application, the note disappears and it re-appears if I click again on Xpad on the ...
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How can I get my notes from the Pegasus notemaker pen?

I've just bought my notemaker, an electronic pen from http://www.pegatech.com/ and wonder If I can download notes on Ubuntu. Anybody can help?
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Workflow for creating math heavy notes and review sheets on Linux

I'm looking for an effective way to create notes, summaries, reviews and essays. Thus far I used a mixture of LibreOffice and LaTex, depending on size, complexity and importance. Anything that ...
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Springseed won't run?

Installed Springseed here (http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/07/springseed-note-taking-app-for-ubuntu) : Note taking app on Ubuntu 12.04 lts i386, just wont work. it pretty much installed correctly, ...
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Journal Software That Works

I am working on a book and two computer programs. The amount of time I spend dealing with how everything is organized makes the amount of time I spend writing negligible. My Requirements: ...
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Sync Tomboy Notes

I have notes synced via Tomboy Web. Now I reinstalled my system and I am trying to setup but it requires me to connect to a Server. What is the server's name?
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Is there a Post-It note program? [duplicate]

The title pretty much says it all. I'm wondering if there is a good post-it note program for Ubuntu 12.04. I prefer using apt-get install but if you can direct me to one in the software center that ...
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Show only a single sticky note?

I'm using the built in gnome Sticky Notes app, which matches my needs perfectly*. But I can't figure out how to show only 1 single note without showing all the notes. There's nothing obvious in ...
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Is there a Sticky Note application? [duplicate]

On Windows 7, there is this Sticky Note app that will always start itself up and show itself in the same place with all the text you have written when you boot Windows up. You can also have multiple ...
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I had a bunch of notes in my account. Where did they go?

Had a bunch of notes synced originally from Tomboy. I still see pics that were attached, but I don't see the content of those notes any longer.
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Getting stickynotes to stay always on top?

(just documenting this - self-answer to follow) I am using the stickynotes applet in Ubuntu Natty for notes. I would occasionally like these notes to stay "always on top", but I cannot find a setting ...
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Lotus Notes 8.5.3 applications not displaying correctly

When using custom Lotus 8.5.3 applications on Ubuntu 11.10, I'm finding that they don't display correctly. The viewing pane is half white and half blue, however, Notes appears to load other ...
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Any application on Android to sync-up with Ubuntu one notes?

I've already tried TomDroid(Only read access), Chalk(new notes unable to upload), Remember the milk(but it doesn't link with Ubuntu One), Ubuntu One Files(but it doesn't sync notes). As you're aware ...
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Good application for taking notes on 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Note taking software that supports images Is there a good note taking application in ubuntu like Evernote exists for windows and Mac users. Requirements for good ...
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Trouble with installing everpad for lucid

I wanted to install everpad found in ppa ppa:nvbn-rm/ppa as written in http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2012/09/use-evernote-in-ubuntu-with-everpad Adding repo seems succesful: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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How to create tables in Basket ? or any other similar softwares?

I was searching for notebook softwares. Installed zim, cherrytree & basket Basket is best of them, But unable to create tables. Any suggestions?
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Can I search tomboy notes with dash?

With gnome-do I could! It's very very useful for me, because tomboy is well integrated in Ubuntu. Why doesn't dash have anything about this?
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how to remove Xpad window decoration in Ubuntu 12.04

I installed xpad to use as sticky notes in ubuntu 12.04. However, xpad opens up like a normal app with window decorations as does not look like a sticky note at all. is there a way to customise that? ...
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If I modify a note locally in Tomboy, can I upload those changes into the notes in UbuntuOne?

When I try to upload a new notes or changes using the Synch function of Tomboy, I only get the option to rename local notes or to replace them, but no to replace those notes on the cloud. Is this ...