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Notepad/text-editor encrypt on Android, decrypt on linux — and vice-versa

I'm looking for an encrypted notepad or text editor for Android which encrypts files in a way that allows them to be decrypted under Linux. I also want this to work in the opposite direction: ...
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Create, edit, and sync-with-PC txt file on Android

There are many apps that allow us to take notes on android. But just like this thread (Is it possible to create a plain text file in android?), I want to create and edit plain txt file on android. ...
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How do I share something to a list?

I frequently make lists of things, e.g. in Google Notes. I'm looking for a way to share anything (with a share button) to become a new item on a list. The app doesn't matter, as long as it lets me in ...
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Adding notes/tasks not working in Google Assistant

When I say "note to self" or "add a note" (or "note to self buy milk"), Google should be directing that command to one of the apps that accept note commands, including Todoist, Any.do, Keep, Gmail, ...
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Annotate HTML files without editing raw HTML

I would like to add annotations (highlights and notes) to HTML files saved on my Android phone, without having to edit the raw HTML. How can I do this?
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How to backup notes from stock Notes app?

I everyday use Samsung Notes (in Samsung Galaxy Tab S3) for taking notes and audio from College lectures. But how can I get all of my files and store them in my external HDD? I mean, there's no ...
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Change “Note to self” email address

When I ask my phone to "take a note" or say "note to self" from Google Now or Google Maps, it asks me what the note is, and then it emails me the note at a specific email address that I designated a ...
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Android App for split screen pdf note taking (for tablets) [closed]

Does anybody know of an app which lets you have a split screen of pdf(left) and note taking blank page(right) setting, so that you can make notes for every individual page? When you revisit it would ...
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How to backup notes taken with Samsung Notes app?

I'm using my Samsung Tab 2016 P580 for taking lecture notes. I used Samsung Notes app, and now, my device is running out of storage. Furthermore, I can't access the notes from my PC. I have a 32GB ...
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Method of typing input while the screen is off

Does anyone know a way to enter text input (either in settings or as an app), while the screen is off? I want to use my phone to take notes while reading (with a bluetooth keyboard), but I don't want ...
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How to make a note using voce command

I would like to make a quick note using voice command. Something like: "OK Google" ..."make a note" ..followed by the message itself. Preferably using Google Keep but I am open to suggestions. What ...
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How to take selected-area-screenshot to clipboard once it's selected?

How to take a selected-area-screenshot, so that it's copied to clipboard automatically once it's selected? (exactly like Win+Shift+S on Windows, but I need it for Android) This will enable me to ...
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Meaning of numbers in files WHATSAPP VOICE NOTES?

I want to know how I cand find an especific voice note from de file ''WhatsApp Voice Notes''? I thought that the numbers of the files means year, months or something like that but I couldnt find it ...
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Saving Notes when I change an Android phone

I have a Xiaomi MI3 and I'll buy the new Xiaomi MI6. In my current phone I have many notes (about 150 notes that I have to save). Is there a way to save notes in order to have them in the next phone? ...
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How can I migrate my Palm OS memos over to Simplenote?

There's an old PDA/smartphone operating system named "Palm OS". It's included with PalmPilot, Palm, Visor, Tungsten, Zire, Treo, and Centro devices. One of the apps which comes with a Palm OS device ...
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Apple Notes alternative for Samsung device

I am looking for an free and ad-free solution which is comparable to Apple Notes, which I used some years ago on an iPad. I want to be able to take simple plain-text notes, and access them both on a ...
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Viewing data, specifically notes, from lost samsung galaxy s5

I was just curious if it was possible to view notes from the built in app from a Galaxy S5 through another device, namely computer or galaxy S7. I don't have access to the device anymore, but I would ...
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How to make my iOS (iPhone, iCloud) notes available on my Android phone?

I'm looking for the easiest way to make my iOS (iPhone, iCloud) notes available on my Android phone. It seems that there's no way to move them to Google Keep, for example. I'd be fine with using any ...
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Method or Methods To View & Copy Notes Besides On Your Device

Recently i had been working on my mobile instead of my laptop and that turned into a problem. I had been writing notes and saving documents on a word processor. When i finally got home i found out ...
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Get notes created using “Notes” default app and export them to PC

I'm searching a way for get all my notes1 created in my Samsung Galaxy Ace II2 and export them to PC "in separately or unified text file (.txt)". After hours of searching, I found this question; ...
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Location of exported notes from Note Everything app

Where can I find the exported notes file from the Note Everything app on Android?
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retrieving and classifying Notes with time and date of creation

I wrote hundreds of messages in 'Notes' of my smartphone (the system app), and I would like to retrieve them and put them in a CSV file, (or Excel) with one column for the content of the message, and ...
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Transfer ColorNote data to new phone without SD card

I'm trying (without success) to get back my old notes (I changed device). I had an Android Wiko Slim, but I changed for the Android OnePlus, and OnePlus has no external SD card. Instead, it has 64GB ...
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In Microsoft OneNote 2013 for Android, is it possible to move a page from one folder or section to another?

In Microsoft OneNote 2013 for Android, is it possible to move a page (aka note) from one folder to another or even just from one section to another? This seems like very rudimentary functionality, ...
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Take a voice note without unlocking the device

Sometimes, I want to take a voice note quickly. My ideal approach will look something like this: Take the phone Push a button Speak a sentence (without unlocking the device) Done Later, I want to ...
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How do I make sure my notes and highlights from Google Play Books are saved when I factory reset my Android phone?

I need to unlock my Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini, Android ver. 4.2.2, and I'm not sure if the notes I took on my books using the Play Books app will still be there after the reset. I need all those notes ...
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App for recording lectures

I am a mathematics graduate student looking for ways to improve my note taking. I have been experimenting with recording lectures with my Galaxy S5 (using Coji, which is a great app), but I am now on ...
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Avoiding status bar while using Papyrus app

I use Papyrus app to take notes. One big problem I encounter is that my hand occasionally touches the bottom right corner of the screen, prompting the device to open the menu there. This hinders my ...
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Append to txt (plain text)

Problem I want to append to a txt-file from my android. Just like Drafts does would be nice, ie: Open the app Type Hit a button Choose what to do (this is where Drafts shine; I can choose to email ...
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Connecting files with calendar events

I'm using Google calendar for all kinds of events. For some events I necessarily create files which can be anything from notes to presentations and so on. Now the question is whether I can connect ...
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Oflline access to note/task/calendar apps

Sure Evernote is great, but I don't like the idea of paying for accessing my own data when I am offline, which is still very often the case for tablets when you travel. Unfortunately, when you read ...
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How to take notes with keyboard input and drawings?

I have a tablet I'm expecting to take a lot of notes with. Is there a way I can type with the keyboard and draw with the touch screen? I've tried Evernote, which can type with the keyboard, and ...
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Notes app with sd card storage

Is there a notes app that stores notes on the SD card, in plain text files or xml? I'm not looking for export/import solutions, but native storage (if the files are changed in the SD, the notes ...
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syncing markup/word notes over dropbox? [duplicate]

hi i'd like to have the following functionality: putting a file into my dropbox (html,wordformat) - which i'm editing from my PC android app for acessing that file (desktop shortcut), display html/...
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Nexus 10 handwriting apps always lag

So I just bought a nexus 10 and among the many reasons for getting one, I want to take notes with it. I've bought myself a nice stylus that works wonderfully on iPads and my galaxy nexus phone. ...
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Quick NOTETAKING with Android

I often resort to pen and paper for quick notes like telephone-numbers, because I feel using my phone will take to long. Are there any apps for android that will let me be just as quick (freehand), ...
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Is there a an app for recording voice notes that syncs to cloud storage?

I have been using Note Everything for making text and voice notes. However, the problem with it is that it stores everything locally, and if the phone dies, like mine recently did, I lose all the ...
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Sync to my own server for contacts, sms and notes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Suggestions for syncing data to someone besides Google? Funambol? Does anyone know any effort on Android which can sync contacts, sms or even notes/todos to my own server? I ...
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How can I change the default app that opens when double tapping the screen of my Galaxy note with the S Pen?

I would like to change the default behaviour of S Pen so that instead of using the (not so good) memo app from Samsung I can use the note taking app of my choice (right now Papyrus). How can I change ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note keyboard software

Is the software for the Galaxy Note keyboard (and its possibly its other unique features) available for other Android devices? I am willing to pay and I also have a rooted phone, if that helps me get ...
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How can I save notes taken in the Galaxy Ace's Notes 2.0 application to restore after a system reset?

I have a Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830 running 2.3.3 and I took a lot of notes in the default Notes 2.0 application. I want to reset the system and I need to back them up somehow before I perform the reset....
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Note taking app with handwriting recognition that includes math typesetting (latex preferably)?

Is there some notetaking app that can recognize math and typeset the result using latex? I recently came across with this website: [1] http://www.reddit.com/tb/p88ty that does recognize equations and ...
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Note taking app with a hand guard/hand recognition feature? [closed]

I have an Asus Transformer Eee Pad. I recently purchased a stylus that allows for pen-precise writing and wanted to utilize my tablet as a note taking device. I have found several apps for this ...
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How to backup all notes from the stock notes app in Froyo?

Is there an easy way to backup/export notes from the stock notes app in Froyo? Alternatively, I'd like to know where said data gets stored, so I can manually copy them over to my PC. Edit: I'm pretty ...
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Sync Exchange 2010 notes, tasks and reminders

My HTC Incredible S phone runs Android 2.2, and has the ability to sync e-mail, calendar and contacts with our Exchange 2010 Server at work. Tasks, notes and e-mail reminders, however, aren't synced ...
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Markdown note taking with Dropbox sync

How do I do all of the following with my Android phone? Read markdown-formatted notes stored in my Dropbox folder Show it as HTML in Android Optional editing from the phone FWIW, the iPhone already ...
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Where is the notes app on nexus s?

Is there a native notes app? I cant find it
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copy text in froyo from web page including newlines?

I have just bought a new HTC Desire HD running Android 2.2 (Froyo). I am trying to copy text from a rather vast archive of notes which I had built up on my old phone, which was running Symbian. The ...
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Note taking app that syncs with the cloud and lets me create a shortcut to a specific saved note?

I'm looking for note taking app that does the following: Syncs with a cloud based account (like simplenote) Keeps a local version of each note (I dont want to have to wait for it to download each ...
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Is there a PDF (or epub) reader that allows to take notes (or at least to copy text)?

I have many PDFs that I would like to read on my Galaxy Tab and then take notes. Preferably the notes would be attached to the document (may be like Skim does), but as a workaround I can also imagine ...