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Notability Alternatives for Linux

Notability is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Zoho Notebook. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Notesnook or Stylus Labs Write. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Notability and nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Notability are WizNote, Saber: Handwritten Notes, Tiro Notes and Rebel Notes.

Notability alternatives are mainly Note-taking Tools but may also be Todo List Managers or Task Management Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Notability.
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  1. Zoho Notebook icon

    Zoho Notebook

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    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Apple Watch
    348 alternatives to Zoho Notebook 

    Online Notebook application: Zoho Notebook lets you combine text, images, audio, video, RSS feeds, documents and much more. Online Collaboration: You can share a single image or selection of text from a page rather than the whole document, giving the author absolute control over...

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    1.  Web ClipperSave any page or content from the web with a single click with Zoho Notebook.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Works OfflineZoho Notebook can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    4.  Two-factor AuthenticationZoho Notebook supports two-factor authentication (2FA).
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    Some users think Zoho Notebook is a great alternative to Notability, some don't.
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    Notability is very focused on handwritten notes and sketches. Zoho Notebook is way off in this comparison

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    Notesnook

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    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Flathub
    • Flatpak
    174 alternatives to Notesnook 

    Notesnook is a simple and cross-platform private notes app that keeps your notes organized and synced on your phone, tablet and computer. Take notes, capture ideas, create to-do lists, keep a journal, write your assignments and manage projects, we have got you covered.

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    1.  Works OfflineNotesnook can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    2.  Support for MarkDownNotesnook supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    3.  Privacy focusedNotesnook is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    4.  Dark ModeNotesnook supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  End-to-End EncryptionNotesnook has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    6.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    WizNote

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    • Online
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    • Windows S
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    • iPad
    309 alternatives to WizNote 

    WizNote is a Note software, which is especially designed for Internet users and mobile Internet users. WizNote focuses more on notes of rapid collection, management, reading and sharing. WizNote is smaller, more stable, and more suitable for computers, phones and mobile devices.

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    1.  Support for MarkDownWizNote supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    2.  Sync with Google CalendarWizNote can be synchronized with Google Calendar
    3.  Works OfflineWizNote can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    4.  PortableWizNote can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    5.  Calendar IntegrationWizNote lets you sync your tasks and events with your calendar application.
    6.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    7.  Handwritten NotesWizNote supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
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    Most users think WizNote is a great alternative to Notability.
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    Notability is all about taking handwritten noted and annotating pdfs by hand - not the closest thing in terms of notability

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    Stylus Labs Write

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    37 alternatives to Stylus Labs Write 

    Write is a word processor for handwriting, designed primarily for tablets with an active stylus. Write has the functionality of a vector drawing application, plus a unique set of tools which ease the editing of handwritten text.

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    1.  Handwritten NotesStylus Labs Write supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
    2.  Drawing Tablet SupportStylus Labs Write supports the use of external drawing tablets as input devices.
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    Saber: Handwritten Notes

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    • Android Tablet
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    • Linux
    • F-Droid
    17 alternatives to Saber: Handwritten Notes 

    A (work-in-progress) cross-platform libre notes app. Please note that this app is still in early stages and not ready to trust with your notes yet.

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    1.  Handwritten NotesSaber: Handwritten Notes supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
    2.  Dark ModeSaber: Handwritten Notes supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    4.  Privacy focusedSaber: Handwritten Notes is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    Tiro Notes

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    • Android
    53 alternatives to Tiro Notes 

    An open-source, cross-platform markdown editor designed for extensibility & flexibility.

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    1.  Support for MarkDownTiro Notes supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    2.  No TrackingTiro Notes will not track you or use your personal data.
    3.  DecentralizedTiro Notes is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
    4.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Tiro Notes without registration.
    5.  End-to-End EncryptionTiro Notes has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
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    Multi-Windows & Tabs Interface
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    Rebel Notes

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    478 alternatives to Rebel Notes 

    Rebel aims to provide you a distraction-free note taking experience. Focus more on writing and less on formatting and saving. As you write your note, Rebel will format it based on your markdown syntax.

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    1.  Support for MarkDownRebel Notes supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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      2 years since last commit at https://github.com/kumarasinghe/rebelNo active forks, no relevant search results.

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      Spiral

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      397 alternatives to Spiral 

      Spiral is a program that allows users to take notes in a format similar to a spiral notebook. Unlike traditional word processors and text editors that are configured in a way that makes it difficult to document things in a non-linear fashion, Spiral pages allow users to click...

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      Scrivano for Handwritten Notes

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      • Windows
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      4 alternatives to Scrivano for Handwritten Notes 

      Scrivano is a notetaking application for handwritten notes.

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      1.  PDF annotationScrivano for Handwritten Notes support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
      2.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Scrivano for Handwritten Notes without registration.
      3.  LightweightScrivano for Handwritten Notes consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
      4.  Handwritten NotesScrivano for Handwritten Notes supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
      5.  Dark ModeScrivano for Handwritten Notes supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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