Thoughts Alternatives

    Thoughts is described as 'really flexible note- and information manager. Here are only some possibilities what thoughts can be used for: meeting notes, journal, story writing, recipe collections, jotting, web research, code snippets, scrap-booking' and is a Note-taking App in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Thoughts for a variety of platforms, including Windows, iPhone, iPad, Mac and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Microsoft OneNote, which is free. Other great apps like Thoughts are NoteLedge (Paid), Notezilla (Paid), OneNote Online (Free) and labfolder (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 11, 2021

    1. Sorting Thoughts is a note-taking software for your personal information and knowledge management. It is designed to manage your thoughts such as moments of sudden inspirations, tasks, events, projects and anything else you may think of.
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    2. MacJournal is the world's most popular journalist software for the Mac.
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    3. Best free notability or goodnotes alternative in 2021This app is new in App Store and developed by a student of Hamburg University CollaNote - Most powerful Note-Taking App, PDF Editor, Whiteboard, Memo-App & Digital Planner - All in one.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Spiral is a program that allows users to take notes in a format similar to a spiral notebook.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Lightweight notes and publishing, anywhere. Journals brings note taking, private secure journalling and public blogging all into one place. Edit your notes in markdown organise entries in a tree structure.


    4. 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.
    5. Stickynotes for your desktop easily from the command line! Built using PySimpleGUI.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Electron / Atom Shell
      P3X OneNote Linux is, actually, an independent browser window for the online OneNote. You can use this program without having to clutter your browser.
    6. Cardfile is a personal information manager, based on index cards, that was distributed with Microsoft Windows starting from the original version 1.01 until Windows NT 4.0 Server.
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    7. Autofocus System is a simple yet effective time management system. It was developed by Mark Forster. Autofocus is a Windows desktop application based on the Autofocus System concepts and ideas.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.1, released on February 17, 2011, can be still downloaded from Download.com

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