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Someone recently recommended Evernote and I wanted to see if anyone has an opinion on this software as their main task management system. It seems like it might be overkill

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If you think it's overkill, than what are you looking for? And what are the requirements for qualifying as a good system? –  Ivo Flipse Mar 9 '10 at 7:39
    
-1 Subjective question that asks for opinion, rather than a specific answer. –  Tadeusz A. Kadłubowski Mar 9 '10 at 11:45

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Having been an Evernote user for the last year or so, I'd say it can be (almost) whatever you want it to be.

I use it for recording notes, snippets, bookmarks and yes, todo lists. Use the 'insert checkbox' option (ctrl+shift+c) and there you go, an instant todo list. Coupled with notebooks and tags it's pretty flexible.

Each to their own 'n all that, but it works well as a task manager for me.

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Evernote is not a task management system, it's a document archiving solution (with features to sort, tag and annotate documents).

If you're looking for a task management solution, I suggest you check Remember The Milk.

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