ShoveBox Alternatives

    ShoveBox is described as 'catches all those little scraps of information that you can't act on now but would rather not forget. It sits up in your menubar, waiting for you to drag in text, images, urls, and more' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to ShoveBox for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Mac, 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 Evernote. Other great apps like ShoveBox are CherryTree (Free, Open Source), Zoho Notebook (Free Personal), Trilium Notes (Free, Open Source) and Cryptee (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 11, 2019

    1. Built-in quick note: save ideas, contacts, interesting facts With Exstora, you can write down a thought that comes to your mind as soon as possible. To create a new note, just double-click next to the corresponding section.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.9, released in May 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    2. Swiftnotes is a note taking app that takes simplicity and speed to a whole new level.

      Discontinued

      This project is no longer maintained. Last version, 3.1.4, released in April 2017, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Android
      Take simple text notes. You can put them into folders to create your own quick, easy and robust file structure.

      Discontinued

      last update 2014; source available in repo

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    3. 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 for your convenience. This is the most effective way to store all your notes without cluttering up your desk with post it notes / sticky notes.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last free version, 2.3 build 148, released on May 18, 2010, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      Record and save important information, brilliant ideas, and moments of everyday life easily and securely with SomNote.
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    4. EverFastAccess is a fast and smart note-taking app on Windows. EverFastAccess dramatically boosts your productivity and simplify your computing life with 1 simple movement of the mouse. Take notes, set reminders and save contents and links, all in 1 click.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Blackberry
      MemoPad is software that comes with your Blackberry: it allows you to make notes, but not edit files. The MemoPad is a great tool for carrying letters, or information that you may want to cut and paste into emails.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      KNote is an easy to use wiki-like note taking program with built in file management and blogging capabilities.

      Discontinued

      Last updated in 2013 - still available for download.

    5. Have you ever needed to remember something real important but had no way to? Catzware introduces Simple Notes, a program which allows you to make up to five notes and keep them open on your desktop all at the same time so you never forget anything again!
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    6. Private Notebook is an easy to use password protected note taking app. Create, edit, delete, or share notes using the app and protect them behind a strong password. Store private notes, account passwords. Keep your secrets protected from others.
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