DeskNotes Project Description
is Windows desktop application for keeping your notes on Windows
desktop, like sticky notes. It helps you to keep your ideas in the place you visit and see the most of the time while sitting in front of your computer.
The things which should not be seen by everybody going around your Windows desktop can be
. DeskNote can be made top most
of your windows so you see it even while working in some other application window. Since version 2.2 DeskNote can be
with other windows on Windows system, this means it is visible in Windows
and in Alt+Tab
windows switching window. If DeskNote is time dependent it can have a
formatting (RTF) of each DeskNote is available:
- numbered and bullet lists can be differently indented
- font and its style can be changed
- text and background colors can be set
- URLs inside DeskNotes are clickable
- timestamp can be inserted by single shortcut
features are described in
DeskNotes can be
with MS Outlook
Notes, this allow easy transfer of DeskNote into Outlook and from Outlook to e.g. mobile phone. Emailing of DeskNote is possible with single command, it uses default email client. All or single DeskNote can be printed.
When some of the things you posted on your desktop is old, but you want to keep it, you can move these old DeskNotes into the
and save into different categories. If
gets too big it is possible to
inside. At the end you can print
everything from Archive.
By default all DeskNotes are accessible from DeskNotes main icon residing in taskbar notification area
and via its popup menu. Paticular DeskNote can be made visible in Windows task switching window (Alt+Tab) -
in order to make the DeskNote more handy and accessible while editing it and quickly swiching to it from other applications.
Something is missing?
Tell me (email to mb
) what you would like to use in DeskNotes or use
2.4.1 is the Latest Stable Final Release
Current version implemented floating title bar which simplifies movement of DeskNotes on desktop. Floating title bar appears on desknote if mouse hovers over top area of DeskNote and is stationary there for a while. Then it is possible to drag DeskNote by
clicking into title bar. Floating title bar disappears if other DeskNote area is clicked or typing is performed,… This feature can be turned On/Off in Settings dialog.
Version 2.3.1 fixed saving issues on some machines and added colored icons into notification area icon popup menu.
formatting (see release notes
) over previous version.
Version 2.2 (latest big feature update) added namely:
- Switchable DeskNote in Windows Alt+Tab switch window and visible in Windows Taskbar.
- Drag & Drop of text from and to DeskNotes.
Previous versions of DeskNotes, 2.1.1 and older, added Archive Search capability, RTF formatted print, online help and bunch of bug fixes in Archive, DeskNotes focus handling,...
MS .NET Framework 2.0
is required, it is a part of Windows Vista and Windows 7.
Looking for someone with good graphical skills to provide me a set of icons I can use in DeskNotes
Pictures can tell more than thousands words
for more info about DeskNotes features
|Several DeskNotes opened including one with reminder, one transparent and another one being formatted all together with Archive window opened.
||The sample DeskNote being formatted with visible formatting toolbar, reminder and context menu open.