OneNote is a proprietary computer software
package for free-form information gathering and multi-user
collaboration. It enables a user to capture what is important in their
personal and professional life, captured by making notes, to-do lists,
photos, audio clips, or videos. Information is stored in a non-linear
form. OneNote is developed by the behemoth, Microsoft. Whilst the
available for Android, it has not been ported to Linux.
Evernote is another top notetaking and archiving program.
Evernote enables users to help remember everything important.
Again, Evernote Corporation, the developers of Evernote, have no plans
to develop a Linux client, although there are
native third party clients such as NoxNote and EverPad which can be
Fortunately, there are some top notch open source programs
that offer a real alternative to OneNote. The purpose of this article
is to identify our pick of the finest OneNote equivalents that run
natively under Linux.
So let's explore the 6 OneNote alternatives at hand. For
each application we have compiled its own portal page, a full
description with an in-depth analysis of its features, a screenshot,
together with links to relevant resources and reviews.
||Hierarchical note taking application packed with
notebook for storing your thoughts,
ideas, todo lists
Zim Desktop Wiki
||Edit text files "wiki style"
sharing, and taking notes
||Daily journal with calendar, templates and keyword
notes, maintain ToDo lists, and do project planning in Emacs
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Last Updated Sunday, November 17 2013 @ 12:08 PM EST