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    Best Journal Alternatives

    Journal is described as 'a Microsoft Garage project, is a Windows 10 app helping people who love to journal to evolve their ideas and express themselves quickly with the power of their digital pen' and is a Note-taking tool in the office & productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Journal for a variety of platforms, including iPad, Windows, Mac, Android Tablet and Android. The best alternative is NoteLedge, which is free. Other great apps like Journal are Xournal++, GoodNotes, Notability and xournal.

    Journal is mainly a Note-taking Tool but alternatives to it may also be Journaling Apps or Todo List Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Journal.
    This page was last updated May 20, 2021
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    • Windows
    Journal, a Microsoft Garage project, is a Windows 10 app helping people who love to journal to evolve their ideas and...
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      FiiNote is the most convenient note app for android.
    1. Jarnal is an open-source application for notetaking, sketching, keeping a journal, making a presentation, annotating a document - including pdf - or collaborating using a stylus, mouse or keyboard. It is similar to Microsoft .

    2. "ZoomNotes is for business people, teachers, students and anyone who is serious about taking notes or sketching on their iPad, iPhone or Mac".
    3. NoteLab brings the power of digital note taking to Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, and Solaris.

    4. LectureNotes is an Android app for note-taking by handwriting on the screen, in particular with a stylus.
    5. Using map notes, you can spread your ideas anywhere on an infinitely spread canvas. Ideal for creating rough mind maps, brainstorming and idea sketches.
    6. MakerX is sketchbook app for your iPhone or iPad with easy tools for organizing. The app lets you make quick notes with sketch/photo-sketch and assign special markers for organizing.
    7. Scrble Ink is an extremely simple app for freehand writing on Windows tablets. Scrble's inking is responsive and fun. You can ink with a pen or a finger and use two fingers to enlarge or move the selection.
    8. HandWrite Pro is a note-taking app for your finger or stylus, but it is also an advanced vector-based drawing app. Smooth writing and drawing is enabled using the “Scribmaster” drawing engine.
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