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QOwnNotes – NotePad Text Editor with ownCloud Support

QOwnNotes is a free, open-source notepad text editor with markdown support, as well as todo list manager for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. It optionaly works together with the notes application of ownCloud or Nextcloud. Before we proceed on how to install QOwnNotes on Ubuntu, lets take a quick look at its features.

How to install QOwnNotes on Ubuntu

QOwnNotes Features

  • All notes are stored as plain-text files on your desktop computer
  • You can sync all notes over devices (desktop & mobile) with your ownCloud or Nextcloud sync client
  • The app can be operated with customizable keyboard shortcuts
  • Support for scripting, including an online script repository where you can install scripts inside the application
  • Older versions of notes can be restored from your ownCloud as well as Nextcloud server
  • All trashed notes can be retrieved from your ownCloud as well as Nextcloud server
  • Its compatible with the notes web-application of ownCloud and mobile ownCloud notes applications
  • You can manage your ownCloud todo lists such as ownCloud tasks or Tasks Plus, as well as Calendar Plus
  • It supports AES-256 encryption of notes
  • Support for dark mode theme
  • Also theming support for the markdown syntax highlighting
  • All panels can be placed wherever you want, they can even float or stack (fully dockable)
  • Comes with support for freedesktop theme icons, hierarchical note tagging and note subfolders, as well as support for sharing notes on your ownCloud, Nextcloud server
  • It can be carried around ona portable USB stick
  • Support for Evernote import

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How to install QOwnNotes on Ubuntu 17.04 & below

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pbek/qownnotes
sudo apt update && sudo apt install qownnotes

How to uninstall QOwnNotes from Ubuntu

sudo apt remove qownnotes

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