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Simple keyboard-driven note taking

Search, create, edit and delete notes all without the mouse.

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Start typing
to name your file

When you first launch nimblenote, the focus of the keyboard will be within the search input. Start typing the filename of a new note

Hit enter
to create your file

Hit enter and your note will be created with the filename you chose. The focus of your keyboard will automatically change to the note editor

Write your note
and it is saved automatically

With every change to your note, it is saved automatically to your hard drive.

Hit esc
to finish editing

Keyboard focus will switch back to the search input. You're now ready to create or search notes again!

Search notes
type a few letters

nimblenote uses fuzzy searching. So you only have to start typing a few letters of a filename for it to begin searching

Choose your file
with the arrow keys

The file list is used to display matching results. You can use the up or down arrow keys to move between files

Open a note
with enter to select

The file list is used to display matching results. You can use the up or down arrow keys to move between files

Seek help
type ? in the search input

If you get lost, type in ? into the search input to display some instructions

v1.0.2

Download via App Store

v1.0.0

Download via Snap Store

Or run snap install nimblenote

We're working fast to bring a version to Windows. Please hold tight!