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Firefox addon to write annotations/notes for a web page?

is there any addon that lets you add annotations/notes for a particular part of a web page, and is able to save the annotated page as html files to your hard disk? ScrapBook lets you add sticky ...
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Where does OS X Mountain Lion store Notes data?

Any idea about where OS X Mountain Lion stores Notes data? Is there a way that I can recover lost Notes?
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Is there a Unix-y tool for taking notes on the command line?

I'm looking for something really quick and simple: type note <title>, start writing, and exit. Ideally with a simple list to jump to a specific note. Is there such a thing?
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How to stop iTunes from warning me about sync-ing notes

When I sync my iPhone with my iMac (via iTunes, which is obvious, iGuess) I often get a warning message that I've changed more than 5% of my notes. This would be fine if it did not stop the sync from ...
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How to save useful information found online

I bookmark and favorite at least 20 pages of useful information a day on stackoverflow, blogs and the web in general. I'm sure some of the advice and information I find online will be indispensable ...
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Making notes on a live website to send (as a link) to someone else

Is there any way (firefox addon, javascript tool, etc) to make notes on a live webpage. For example, let's say I want to send someone a link to http://developer.android.com/guide/index.html But I ...
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Google Maps mashup for notes/househunting

I'm house-hunting at the moment and I'm trying to geek it out er I mean streamline the decision-making process. I'm currently using google maps's "my maps" feature to store pins to properties. I ...
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Mac OSX - looking for software for notes, snippets, ideas, etc

I have the following requirements: Mobile accessibility: Either a complimentary iphone app to sync with, or DropBox or Google Docs syncing or equivalent so I can use other mobile note applications ...
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Open Source / Free alternatives to “The Journal” software? [closed]

I tried "The Journal" by DavidRM, and it is a great software. Unfortunately, it is not free. What are some close opensource or free alternatives, for Linux/Windows ?
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Hosting my own note-taking application

I have a server. I'd really like to be able to log into a website that I host and do something like take notes for a class, record some thought, etc. Is there any software that would allow me to do ...
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RememberTheMilk like application for notes taking?

I want a simple note-taking application that is similar to Remember The Milk in the following aspects: Has web interface Has mobile interface (primarily Android) that can sync to-and-fro The ...
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how do I get the “notes” files off my nokia phone?

I tend to write notes to myself as sms messages, but notes can be three times longer so that would be very handy, but I can't get them off the phone to copy and paste into documents I'm working on ...
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google notebook like online application

Now that google notebook does not allow new users to sign up are there any similar online note taking applications available?
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Where do the notes synchronized from the iPad go?

I synchronize mails, contacts, calendar and notes between my iPad and Google. Google has web interfaces for the first three, but where do my notes end up?
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Where does Windows Vista's Notes gadget store your notes?

I like to use the default notes gadget in Windows Vista, and I want to synchronize my notes between my PC and my laptop. I'm going to use Dropbox, so I just need to know where does the gadget store my ...
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Lotus Notes doesn't open from Dock

Ever since installing Lotus Notes on my Mac I haven't been able to properly access it from the dock. If the program is off then it will open up fine the first time but then clicking on the icon will ...
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How to export all notes in OS X/iOS Notes.app?

I used to take all my notes on my iPhone and iPad in Notes.app. I recently switched and take all my notes using various text editors and store the notes in my Dropbox. However, my old notes I used to ...
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Converting audio (music) to notes

I have an idea for a program I wish to write, but it requires a way to convert musical audio (single guitar, at first approximation) to notes (e.g., OCR/speech-recognition for music). Google found ...
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Access synced notes from iPhone on Windows other than through Mail/Outlook?

I see from the iPhone how to page that synced notes on Windows appear in MS Mail or Outlook/Outlook Express. I don't use any of these programs. Can I access the iPhone notes some other way? I don't ...
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Quickest way to send links from PC to PC [closed]

I am looking for the quickest way to send URLs and short Text in general from my Laptop to Desktop or vice verse. A lot of the time I am browsing on my Laptop near my Desktop then find a URL which I ...
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Windows: Software to jot notes using a tablet?

I use a Wacom Bamboo fun tablet. I would like to jot notes using the tablet's pen. What software do you recommend for this? Handwriting recognition would be a plus. (Assume the OS is Windows.)
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Outlook Notes replacement or alternatives?

I save my notes in Outlook notes. However it's just a list of notes without any kind of categorization. I am looking for a replacement software where I can define my categories and I can place a note ...
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Microsoft OneNote Replacement

I'm wondering if a free, open source replacement for Microsoft OneNote exists. Features it would need to have: Click anywhere on the page and start typing. Automatic revision history tracking. Some ...
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Good, free, sticky note/post it application [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is your notes taking tool ? Does anyone know of a good, free sticky note/post it application that I can download?
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Simple lightweight cross-platform database [closed]

I'm looking for a really simple to use lightweight database. Ideally something open-source that stores data in a (semi-) human-readable format, in case the software isn't working. Something ...
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Are there any software similar to Papers in Mac?

The Papers software in Mac is really good!! http://mekentosj.com/papers/ I am mainly using Windows, are there similar alternatives?
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Is there a system tray-based notepad/sticky note program?

I'd like to have a program with the following functionality: I could click on a tray icon and have a popup appear with some notes, and then I could click again and it'd go away. Is there such a ...
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Software to pre-organize presentation materials

Before creating a complex presentation files I usually do some research, collecting materials from many sources, trying to come up with topics, subtopics and overall structure. So far I'm doing it in ...
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Web clipping / note taking software on Linux

I use this great web-clipping and note taking app called Evernote on my Windows machine. However, there's no Linux version of Evernote (doesn't work properly in Wine). I would like to get some ...
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Cross-platform note taking / wiki application that is lightweight/simple to use? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is your notes taking tool ? I am looking for a note-taking / desktop-wiki app that would work on Mac and Windows with the following features: Very simple UI and ...
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iPhone/iPod Touch Notes get synchronised to where?

I know with iPhone OS 3.0 the ability to synchronise notes back to a Mac or PC were added. I can see that the check box is enabled when my iPod Touch is connected. But where can I find the notes on my ...
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Is there a good (free / open source) application out there to take notes on a PDF?

I deal with purchase orders and contracts in PDF format the majority of my day, and I use Acrobat 8.0 as provided by my company. Maybe I've been using it wrong, but taking notes with Acrobat is such a ...
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In Lotus Notes 8.5.3 when selecting the TO: field it will not show a local address book

We have one sales person that can not get access to our address book when he clicks the TO: button in a new email. He can, however, still type a first name and the name in the address book comes up ...
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Tool/widget for notes (a small developer team)?

I'm looking for a tool for notes in Windows environment. We have a small developer team and we would like to have some kind of notebook in our desktops (open all the time) and everyone could add notes ...
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Advise free mind tools for Mac

Please advise some free personal mind tools for Mac. I am primarily looking for a mind mapper and a simple todo/planning list tools.
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software to make structured notes

All i am looking for is a software on web ( prefreably ) where i can make structured notes for myself as I am reading a lot of stuff these days and want to make high level notes that i can scan later ...
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Application to maintain a list of contacts with reminders and notes

What I am looking for is a computer application, preferably one which would sync with Thunderbird (but not required), that will maintain a list of my contacts (email, address, phones, spouse's name, ...
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Is it possible to have an infinite page size in Xournal?

I love Xournal, but sometimes I make notes and I don't like creating new pages. Is there a way to have a continuous length page or infinite page, similar to how spreadsheet in Microsoft Office ...
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I want a program to store notes

I am always writing small notes in notepad (copy/pasting bits, writing down email/sites i need to remember) but at the end of the day i normally just don't bother saving. Is there any program that ...
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Productive Writing Software [closed]

What do you guys use to write a personal journal, notes, and reference information that you want to group and search through later? I'm not one of those crazy people who likes to share their journal ...
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linux: using evernote from emacs?

I would like to know if there is software to be able to use evernote from emacs in Linux. I edit my notes with emacs in a .txt file that has grown to several MBs over the last 10 years, and I would ...
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Is there a way to add OneNote-style tags in Evernote?

I made the switch to Evernote from Onenote a few months ago. For the most part, I like it a lot better, but there are some features I really miss. In OneNote, I can "tag" a line of text by using ...
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Cork Board Solution to tack things up on top or to the side of a monitor

I'm trying to find some sort of physical product that would either go on the top or the side of an lcd monitor and give me space to tape/push-pin/post it note things for myself. In my head I am ...
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How can I synchronize separate Tomboy notebooks between different Linux computers?

How can I synchronize separate Tomboy notebooks between different Linux computers? Let's say, Tomboy has two notebooks and one is synchronized with one computer, and the second notebook with another ...
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Is it possible to give Evernote handwriting recognition?

I have a lot of handwritten notes on my desk. I'd like to scan them in once a week and have the handwritten notes recognised and stored in Evernote, in order to have a full text search for all the ...
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Windows 7 Desktop Gadget with TODO List Items which include notes?

I'm looking for a TODO list gadget for Windows 7 that includes the ability to add notes to the individual TODO List items. I found MyTodo List 1.4.1 but it doesn't really have this ability. Alarms ...
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Bamboo pen input note taking software for Mac OS X

Hey, I am looking for a note taking application to use with my bamboo pen and touch... I am running OS X... Would like to take text and math notes... Any recommendations??
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Auto responder for Notes client 7.0

I am using a notes client(v 7.0). I created a mail account with email id xyz@abc.com in this client(obviously on domino server also). I want to auto reply to the mail which is sent to xyz@abc.com with ...
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Notes Replication error: You are not authorized to copy or replicate from this database

I have been trying to create a local replica of one of the databases in Lotus Notes and getting the above stated error message. I tried all the fix mentioned in various websites, making Anonymous ...
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Is there any add-on to replace the Outlook 2007 Notes editor?

I'm trying to sync Palm information into Outlook 2007. The Palm Memos are mapped to Outlook's Notes. The editor provided for Notes is unbelievably primitive - the windows Notepad would be a huge ...