Tomboy is a desktop note-taking application which is simple and easy to use. It lets you organise your notes intelligently by allowing you to easily link ideas together with Wiki style interconnects.

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Tomboy creates a 0 folder in home directory

Tomboy has created a directory called 0 in my home directory. It looks ugly wherever my home folder appears (screenlets). Is there someplace else I could move it. I've tried looking in ...
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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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Access Tomboy Notes from Windows

I have a dual boot system with Windows 7/Ubuntu 11.04. Is there any way I can access my notes from Windows, even though they were created in Ubuntu? I sync my notes against Ubuntu One, so the notes ...
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Print Tomboy notes recursively

I've seen this question on how to print notes from Tomboy, and that's all very well. However, I have a "root note" with a contents list of a log book I've been keeping for a project. The contents ...
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Is there any way to launch Tomboy without showing up the main window?

I saw that there's a applet for tomboy, but if I run the standalone program (tomboy) it shows up in the indicators panel (which, to me, is more preferable than having a specific applet for Tomboy). ...
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How can I get keyboard shortcuts working for Tomboy? [closed]

For some reason the Tomboy keyboard shortcuts aren't working for me in 11.04. I've tried disabling/enabling them in the preferences window, setting them to different keys, nothing works. Also, ...
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How can I import my Gnome Sticky Note Applet notes into Tomboy?

After moving to Unity, I found that I lacked access to my sticky notes I had created in Gnome using the Sticky Notes Applet. Tomboy is the default option for sticky notes in Unity, and so moving the ...
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Where is the Tomboy panel applet?

I just installed Natty on my laptop and I noted that my Tomboy applet is missing. I click over panel and choose Add to panel to try find it but it isn't there. Are there some way to restore this ...
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Can't copy highlighted text from Tomboy to Thunderbird (or other apps)

Not sure why but I can only copy text from Tomboy notes to Gedit and then re-highlight and copy in to the app I need the text in. I am guessing this is a simple issue of config and not a real ...
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Why is there no Ubuntu One sync in my tomboy notes sync preferences?

I started using Tomboy on two other computers with 10.10 and 11.04 beta and am starting to like it. When I went to set up sync on my 10.04 box, I see that there isn't even an option to sync to Ubuntu ...
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How do I get Synapse to search my Tomboy notes?

In this bug report https://bugs.launchpad.net/synapse-project/+bug/683550 it says "Tomboy has a dataprovider for Zeitgeist, so if you have that Tomboy notes should be easily searchable using Synapse" ...
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Note sync with Simplenote?

Is there any note-taking app for Linux that syncs with simplenote? Are there any plans to make Tomboy do it?
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How can I make Tomboy start a certain note on login?

Is it possible to integrate tomboy a bit more during startup? I'm using on a kind of index-note where I always start the program. Maybe it can show up open every time I log in? (See pictures) I hope ...
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Restoring a note

Is it possible to restore a deleted note in Ubuntu One? On the web page "Recent activities" it says "TODO deleted"
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Unable to synchronize Tomboy notes

I keep getting a "Failed To Synchronize" message on my Tomboy notes (with nothing in the 'details' section). It has been working for months, just stopped working a couple of days ago.
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Sync Tomboy through Ubuntu One and local folders

Is there a way to synchronize Tomboy Notes through Ubuntu One and also to a local folder? I'd like to have it sync online with Ubuntu One but also create back ups in a Dropbox folder.
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Link to specific Tomboy note

I'm trying to link to a specific tomboy note from the panel or from the desktop. I don't really like the notifaction "click, dropdown, click" way for a specific note I'm using, so I want to be able to ...
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Tomboy won't start

I've just discovered Tomboy and like it. I added it to the startup applications, and on next boot Tomboy won't start. It then also won't start when I select it manually from the menu. I unchecked ...
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Is there a way to print notes from Tomboy?

Is there a way to print out my Tomboy notes?
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Disable Tomboy System Tray

First of all, I don't use indicator applet, but I suppose that the icon/process managing Tomboy is the same for both indicator applet and system tray. I want only notificaitons in my system tray ...
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Tomboy error while tring to sync with Ubuntu one; Can anyone help?

So I'm sure you've heard the song before, but after trying to sync my notes with Ubuntu One(on 10.10 AMD64) I get "Could not synchronize notes. Check the details below and try again." Of course the ...
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How do I remove Tomboy without removing Gnome?

I would like to remove Tomboy application, but when I run apt-get remove tomboy I get information that also gnome application will be removed. How can this be prevented? Or maybe this could be ...
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I switched to a Debian desktop, how can I download my notes from Ubuntu One acct?

I have Tomboy Notes on my Debian desktop. I would like to download my backed up notes at my Ubuntu One acct. I can login, but don't know how to download all my notes (about 80) I don't need to make ...
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Tomboy synchronization with Ubuntu One fails

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 desktop (amd64). When I attempt to synchronize notes with Ubuntu One, I get a dialog indicating that tomboy "Failed to synchronize", but doesn't list any details. Following ...
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Cross platform sync of tomboy and getting a “connection timed out” [closed]

I'm trying to sync my Tomboy notes between my desktop (Mint9) and my laptop (Windows Vista). I have ubuntu one on both machines and tomboy notes on both machines. The issue comes in when I try to ...
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Notes showing in Tomboy but not on Ubuntu One - can't delete

I have the following problem with tomboy notes. There are some notes that I cannot delete. The delete button is greyed out. If I look on Ubuntu One, under notes, these notes do not show in the left ...
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Does Gnome Do work with Gnote?

There's a great plugin for Gnome Do that searches tomboy notes really quickly. I can't imagine living without it. I want to switch to gnote, but I don't know whether it will work with Gnome Do. Is ...
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Tomboy is reporting an error when I try to sync to Ubuntu One, but isn't giving an error message [closed]

Whenever I try to sync my Tomboy notes with Ubuntu One, I get the following window: From the non-message presented here I have no idea what do to to troubleshoot this problem. I've tried ...
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How to migrate Tomboy Notes from a previous installation?

I used Tomboy on a previous installation, however the Ubuntu One sync had stopped working (I had upgraded through several versions of Tomboy, and during that time I believe the storage system ...
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Embedding external URLs behind text in Tomboy

Is there any way to embed a URL to an external web page in the text of a tomboy note, in the same way that other notes are linked to? I know I can just pates the URL into the note and have it link ...
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Send to Tomboy Context Menu

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 ...
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Tomboy Notes panel no longer shows note titles after upgrade from Lucid to Maverick

In Lucid, Tomboy Notes had a panel icon that, when clicked on, would show a list of the most recent notes. You could click the little pushpin icon next to a title to make it show up all the time, no ...
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How do I run Tomboy in the notification area at startup?

I tried adding tomboy in System -> Preferences -> Startup Applications, but this causes the "Search All Notes" window to appear every time I log in. I just want it to run in the notification area so ...