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  • Microsoft OneNote icon

    Microsoft OneNote

    A digital notebook application that gives people one place to gather notes and information.

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Windows RT Windows Phone ... iPad Apple Watch Android Wear Kindle Fire

  • Zim icon

    Zim

    Zim brings the concept of a wiki to your desktop. Store information, link pages and edit with WYSISYG markup or directly typing some...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • TiddlyWiki icon

    TiddlyWiki

    TiddlyWiki is a highly customizable notewiki for capturing, organising and sharing complex information.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Xfce

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    wikidPad

    wikidPad is a Wiki-like notebook for storing your thoughts, ideas, todo lists, contacts, or anything else you can think of to write...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Notezilla icon

    Notezilla

    Take quick notes on Post-It(r) like sticky notes on Windows desktop, stick those notes to websites, documents & folders. Set...

    Commercial Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • CherryTree icon

    CherryTree

    A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file. ...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • KeyNote NF icon

    KeyNote NF

    KeyNote NF is a flexible, multi-featured tabbed notebook, based on Windows standard RichEdit control. It's always accessible with...

    Open Source Windows

  • MyTetra icon

    MyTetra

    MyTetra is open source and cross platform personal manager for information accumulation. It is powerful program for data memorization...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • OutWiker icon

    OutWiker

    Outwiker - Personal wiki and outliner License: GPL 3 EN: OutWiker is designed to store notes in a tree. Such programs are...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • TreePad icon

    TreePad

    A free and lightweight outliner, only 465KB in size. It allows you to store all your notes, emails, texts, hyperlinks, etc. into one...

    Free Personal Windows Linux Raspberry Pi

  • TreeDBNotes icon

    TreeDBNotes

    TreeDBNotes is a powerful and easy-to-use personal database program, Word Processor with Tree Structure. User interface in 21...

    Freemium Windows

  • labfolder icon

    labfolder

    labfolder is an electronic lab notebook that helps to document, organize and share your research data.

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    Tinderbox

    Tinderbox is a personal content assistant that helps you visualize, analyze, and share your notes. Tinderbox stores and organizes...

    Commercial Mac

  • Natara Bonsai icon

    Natara Bonsai

    Natara Bonsai is a Palm OS and Windows Mobile outliner application with a Windows desktop client that also works as a full-featured...

    Commercial Windows Windows Mobile HP webOS

  • Fetchnotes icon

    Fetchnotes

    Fetchnotes helps you capture and organize short notes like books to read, ideas and shopping lists - like sticky notes for the modern...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Chrome

  • Memento icon

    Memento

    Memento is a personal database that allows you to store all personal data in one place. Collections, purchases, inventory, recipes...

    Freemium Android

  • Flashnote icon

    Flashnote

    When you need a rough copy to save or to process some pieces of a text, Flashnote is small, quick and convenient. Press the...

    Free Windows Linux

  • Outline+ icon

    Outline+

    Note-taking becomes intuitive again Organize your personal, work and class notes. View and edit Microsoft OneNote on iPad and Mac. ...

    Commercial Mac iPad

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  • Mars Notebook icon

    Mars Notebook

    This is the very useful tree-styled personal information manager. English, Russian, Spanish, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, German, Polish...

    Freemium Windows

  • ConnectedText icon

    ConnectedText

    ConnectedText is a powerful but simple information management system. It is based on wiki principles and is a free-form note-taking...

    Commercial Windows

  • OneNote Online icon

    OneNote Online

    OneNote Online, part of Office Online, is the online version of Microsoft OneNote.

    Free Web / Cloud Chrome OS

  • Pingpad icon

    Pingpad

    Get things done. Together. Instant notes, messaging, tasks, photo and link sharing to get things done in private groups.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • RightNote icon

    RightNote

    RightNote will help you get a grip on information overload. It is designed to be easy to use for the new-comer, but also provide...

    Freemium Windows

  • Tom's Planner icon

    Tom's Planner

    Toms Planner allows you to create and share Gantt Charts online with "drag and drop" simplicity. It has great ease of use...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • NotesHolder icon

    NotesHolder

    NotesHolder lets you quickly type in any piece of information so that you can easily find it when you need, read it or print it out...

    Free Windows

  • Linked Notes icon

    Linked Notes

    Linked Notes is a Wiki style notepad for your desktop computer. It provides a simple way to organize your notes and keep them private.

    Freemium Windows

  • Noti icon

    Noti

    This simple productivity app allows you to log all of the tasks you need to complete for the day within Notification Center.

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • Catzwares Simple Notes

    Have you ever needed to remember something real important but had no way to? Catzware introduces Simple Notes, a program which allows...

    Free Windows

  • LeafNote icon

    LeafNote

    Simple but incredibly useful, Leafnote is a minimal text editor with a twist: the ability to keep multiple documents together as a...

    Commercial Mac

  • WinOrganizer icon

    WinOrganizer

    WinOrganizer is a full-scale personal information manager (PIM) that helps you organize and plan your business and personal life....

    Commercial Windows

  • AML PAGES

    Aml Pages is tree-structured notes manager for Windows.

    Commercial Windows

  • ZuluPad icon

    ZuluPad

    ZuluPad is a notepad on crack. Its a place to jot down class notes, appointments, to-do lists, favorite websites, annotated bookmarks...

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • Delphinus Notes icon

    Delphinus Notes Discontinued

    Delphinus Notes is a freeware program designed to keep and manage notes. It contains simple notepad, calendar (with week schedule) and...

    Free Windows

  • Notefrog icon

    Notefrog

    NoteFrog is a masterfully designed Personal Information Manager offering the industry's fastest access and retreival of free-form...

    Free Windows