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    Tree Notes Alternatives

    Tree Notes is described as 'notes organizer for Windows that allows you to organize and manage all your notes in a tree structure with icons. Tree Notes is very easy to use and light-weight' and is a Note-taking Tool in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Tree Notes for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPad. The best alternative is CherryTree, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Tree Notes are Zim (Free, Open Source), RedNotebook (Free, Open Source), wikidPad (Free, Open Source) and myBase (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 11, 2019
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    1. A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file.
    2. Zim brings the concept of a wiki to your desktop. Store information, link pages and edit with WYSISYG markup or directly typing some lightweight markup syntax and see it previewed as-you-type.


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      RedNotebook is a graphical diary and journal helping you keep track of notes and thoughts. It includes a calendar navigation, customizable templates, export functionality and word clouds. You can also format, tag and search your entries.
    3. wikidPad is a Wiki-like notebook for storing your thoughts, ideas, todo lists, contacts, or anything else you can think of to write down. What makes wikidPad different from other notepad applications is the ease with which you can cross-link your information.

      Discontinued

      Last update was in November 2018, and various links are dead on their website.

    4. myBase is a unique free-form database software that allows entry of unstructured text, webpages, images, documents, emails and even arbitrary files without regard to length or format. All information is automatically compressed and stored in the tree structured outline form.


    5. MemPad is a plain text outliner and note taking program with a tree structured index. All pages are stored in a single file. User interface available in 20 languages.
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      NixNote, formerly Nevernote, is an open source client for Evernote .
    6. A simplified, RedNotebook-type journal/diary app. With a focus on minimal design and a distraction free writing environment. Makes a folder full of dated text files that are easy to access even without the journal program.

      Discontinued

      No longer updated. Last update was in August 2018. It can still be downloaded.

    7. OutWiker is designed to store notes in a tree. Such programs are called "outliner", personal wiki, or tree-like editors.
    8. This program is a structured notetaking application based on GTK+ 3. Write your notes in instantly-formatted Markdown, organise them in a tree of folders that can be instantly navigated from within the program, and add hand-drawn notes by mouse, touchscreen or digitiser.
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