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QOwnNotes v22.8.4

Plain-text file notepad with markdown support and ownCloud/Nextcloud integration.

QOwnNotes (opens new window) is the open source (GPL) plain-text file markdown note taking application for GNU/Linux, macOS and Windows, that (optionally) works together with the notes application (opens new window) of Nextcloud (opens new window) and ownCloud.


You can use your existing text or markdown files, no need for an import most of the times
QOwnNotes is written in C++ and optimized for low resource consumption (no CPU and memory-hungry Electron app)
Evernote and Joplin import
Compatible with the Notes application of Nextcloud / ownCloud and mobile and Nextcloud Text
Support for sharing notes on your ownCloud / Nextcloud server
Manage your Nextcloud / ownCloud todo lists (Nextcloud tasks or Tasks Plus / Calendar Plus) or use another CalDAV server to sync your tasks to
Older versions of your notes can be restored from your Nextcloud / ownCloud server
Trashed notes can be restored from your Nextcloud / ownCloud server
External changes of note files are watched (notes or note list are reloaded)
Support for hierarchical note tagging and note subfolders
Optional encryption of notes, AES-256 is built in or you can use custom encryption methods like

(opens new window) (encryption-keybase.qml (opens new window)) or PGP (encryption-pgp.qml
(opens new window))
The notes folder can be freely chosen (multiple note folders can be used)
Searching parts of words in notes is possible and search results are highlighted in the notes
Browser extension to add notes from the selected text, make screenshots or manage your bookmarks
Spellchecking support
Portable mode for carrying QOwnNotes around on USB sticks
Scripting support and an online script repository

(opens new window) where you can install scripts inside the application
Vim mode
Web application to insert photos from your mobile phone into the current note in QOwnNotes on your desktop


Markdown highlighting of notes and a markdown preview mode
Dark mode theme support
Theming support for the markdown syntax highlighting
All panels can be placed wherever you want, they can even float or stack (fully dockable)
Support for freedesktop theme icons, you can use QOwnNotes with your native desktop icons and with your favorite dark desktop theme
Distraction free mode, Full-screen mode and Typewriter mode
Line numbers
Differences between current note and externally changed note are showed in a dialog


Available in more than 60 different languages like English, German, French, Polish, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Hungarian, Dutch and Spanish
Your help is very much appreciated to improve these translations or to translate QOwnNotes in more languages


there now is a new scripting command mainWindow.removeNoteTab(index) to
close a note tab on a specific index (for #2592)
for more information please take a look at the
MainWindow scripting documentation
the snap deployment process is now working again (for #2588)
added more translation (thank you hansa2662, mguerra, chocolatine, venusgirl,
amirkbrpr, rakekniven, noureddin)

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3,894 7,262 Patrizio Bekerle <img src=""border="0"> Sep 07, 2022 - 10:14 22.8.4 38.32MB ZIP 5/5, out of 41 Votes.
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