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Re: Evernote/Footnote-like UI change?


On Sun, Jan 8, 2012 at 06:09, Adam Porter <adam@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi folks,
> For a long time I've been thinking of some kind of Evernote/Zim
> hybrid, one that could display and tag notes separately, but display
> more than one "note" in the right-pane, rather than a single large
> page.  I just discovered this:
> http://bassultra.deviantart.com/art/Footnote-Note-Taking-Application-273031292
> I'm sure it's nowhere near Zim now, but the UI is very close to what
> I've been imagining.  It would be great if Zim could display a subtree
> of notes in the right pane, instead of just a single note.  Then it
> could have a dedicated tag strip, dedicated date field, dedicated
> title field, stars or flags, etc.  Or, if a single note was displayed,
> it could look like it does now.
> This would make tagging so much more useful.  It would also let notes
> be organized in a more detailed way, like Evernote.
> I'd start coding this myself, but I know very little about Python and
> Gtk.  So this message is just my throwing the idea out there to see
> how it's received by the Zim crowd.  I know there are plenty of
> wishlist bugs already.  I'm interested to hear your thoughts!
> Adam

Have you tried Zim's Quick Note plugin?
Edit -> Preferences -> Plugins

With the Quick Note plugin you can open a quick note from the Zim
system tray icon.

Dotan Cohen


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