Simplenote Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Simplenote for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is NoteLedge - Creative Notebook. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Joplin or Standard Notes. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Simplenote and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Simplenote are Obsidian (Free Personal), Google Keep (Free), Microsoft OneNote (Freemium) and CherryTree (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 8, 2021

    1. Stickynotes for your desktop easily from the command line! Built using PySimpleGUI.
    2. Note-taking extension for Vim text editor.


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      Due Today offers a powerful solution to organize your tasks and projects using a mixture of David Allen's Getting Things Done methodology and your own organizational scheme.

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      The program is no longer updated. Last versions for Windows and Android, released in 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website and the Google Play Store

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Mobile
      • Android
      A freeware, lightweight, hierarchical notepad app. Development is (very slowly) ongoing but although the latest version is in late Beta the previous version works very well.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      abcNotes was designed to become your stylish and highly customizable, functional and easy to use assistant in taking notes and managing To Do lists. abcNotes is an awesome note taking application!

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last versions released in 2015 and 2017 can be still downloaded from the appstores.

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      KOI (Kommunikation, Organisation, Information) is a cloud based task, document and process management software. KOI stores all your ideas, projects, tasks and documents in the cloud.
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    3. SafeNotes is easy-to-use, powerful, multipurpose encryption application. Can securely store your private notes, passwords, card pins and other private data and photos with strongest crypto-algorithms.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Visual Studio Code
      View your notes without being limited by your file system's hierarchy. Transform VSCode into a note-taking app by adding tag support.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Visual Studio Code
      VSNotes is a Visual Studio Code extension. VS Notes is a simple tool that takes care of the creation and management of plain text notes and harnesses the power of VS Code via the Command Palette.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      Mindful is a space for your thoughts, ideas and ongoing tasks. It's a Chrome browser extension that helps you get ideas out and organize them with note-taking capabilities that automatically syncs across browser instances.
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