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RedNotebook 1.2


A new RedNotebook version has been released.

You can get the tarball, the Windows installer and links to distribution packages at

What is RedNotebook?
RedNotebook is a **graphical journal** and diary 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. RedNotebook is available in the repositories of most common Linux distributions and a Windows installer is available. It is written in Python and uses GTK+ for its interface.

What's new?
* Let the "Back" and "Forward" button jump over empty days
* Allow wildcards (*,.,?) in cloud black/white lists ("altr." hides altro, altra, etc.)
* Add "Export currently visible day" option in export assistant
* By default select the time range from today to today in the export wizard (LP:834489) * Show warning when second RedNotebook instance is started to prevent data loss (LP:771396) * Add option to set the date format for exports. An empty field removes dates from exports. * Remember scrollbar and cursor positions when changing between days and edit and preview mode
* Allow double backslashes (\\) in filenames (e.g. for UNC paths)
* Use Ubuntu font in editor, preview and cloud if it's available
* Remember last export and backup locations
* Show the most recent entries at the top of the search list by default
* Search in annotations as well
* Use auto-completion for all category entries
* Mention the name of the day in weekday templates
* Allow linebreaks (\\) only at the end of lines
* Do not write empty month files to disk
* Remove "Delete Entry" button (Use the context menu or the delete key instead)
* Add tooltips for category buttons
* Always keep categories sorted in search and annotations drop-down menus
* Allow markup for links in categories (--http://mypage.com--) (LP:782697)
* Escape regular expression syntax in searches (*, +, etc.)
* Use a better icon for Annotate (Edit)
* Add more markup examples to templates help text
* Fix: Txt2tags highlighting should not allow spaces between format markup and text * Fix: Do not use str.capitalize() for fonts in txt2tags.py to support turkish locales (LP:841698)
* Fix on Windows: Correctly open local links with whitespace (LP:824420)
* Let "Get help online" point to RedNotebook's answers section at launchpad
* Code optimizations
  * Remove old cloud implementation
  * Remove external module htmltextview.py
  * Remove dead unicode code
  * Remove obsolete KeepNote source files
  * Remove unnecessary imports
* Updated translations