Elephant Alternatives

    Elephant is described as 'notetaker with a classic interface you already know. Keep your notes to yourself. No accounts or clouds. For syncing use Dropbox, Github, rsync, ... No feature bloat or redesigns, ever' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Elephant for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Standard Notes or Google Keep. Other great apps like Elephant are Microsoft OneNote (Freemium), Evernote (Freemium), Simplenote (Free, Open Source) and CherryTree (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 8, 2021

    1. Create a list to organise an event or activity, or just to plan out what you need to do this weekend. Fill your list with the tasks you need to work through, invite others to help you finish them.
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    2. For many people, the desktop is simply the place where shortcuts and icons are located, without any real functionality. Nonetheless, you can benefit from all the empty space on your desktop by adding post-its, and Vov Sticky Notes is one of the apps that can help you do that.


    3. Xpad is a sticky note application for jotting down things to remember.
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    4. GNotes is an Android notepad/notebook that can synchronize with Google GMail.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      A beautiful, fast, and simple note taking app in the style of elementary OS


    5. Passfindr is a web based premium Personal knowledge base, Password manager and Bookmark manager application to securely store passwords and other sensitive information in a virtual vault locked with individual master passwords.
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    6. minipad2 integrates many useful functions into one program including notepad, calculator, reminder, dictionary, launcher, address list, text template, and clipboard enhancement.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 3.2.0, released on November 28th, 2010, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

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    7. Memz One - is a Next Generation Ultimate Productivity app. It's a successor and replacement for our older Memz.co Android app https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=au.com.ds.ma and Memz Cloud Web app .
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    8. Quick and simple notes app for saving on the fly any ideas or tasks you might have. If you are looking for a simple notes app with clean UI, main notes and tasks creation functionality, without any ads and with Dark Mode, Call Note is the planner app you are looking for.
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    9. Notebook is a personal notebook application.

      Discontinued

      Development has been discontinued. Last stable version, v2.1.3, released on September 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.