Questions tagged [evernote]

For questions about the Evernote web client

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Does the web-based Evernote app have keyboard shortcuts?

If it does? What are they? The most important shortcuts for me are: search & new
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Include Latex for Evernote

The easiest way to include Latex-based math notation in Evernote is to generate an image from the Latex code using some tool like LaTeXiT and paste the image in Evernote. However, it cannot record the ...
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Can I link between notes in Evernote?

For example, if I wanted to create a note about gifts to purchase for others, and then had a note for one of the people on those list, could I link the notes between each other?
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What are the differences between Springpad and Evernote, and how can I choose? [closed]

What are the main differences between these two tools? (If you want to bring in other note apps, that is okay - I am looking at Org-mode, Google Docs, and maybe Simplenote - although this would need ...
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How to define styles such as headings in Evernote

I'm migrating from Microsoft OneNote to Evernote and one of my biggest gripes is that Evernote does not have pre-defined styles. In particular, heading styles (h1, h2, h3) that I can access through a ...
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How can I use Evernote to GTD (Get things done)?

How can I use Evernote to GTD, or should I use a separate task manager for that? What would you suggest?
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How do I migrate my existing Apple Notes from iOS 4 into Simplenote, Evernote, or some other notes app?

I have an iPhone with 100+ notes that I've collected over the last ten years (thanks to migrating from my PalmPilot). I realize that I can now synchronise these with Gmail, but that doesn't allow me ...
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Can I get a dump of the data stored in my Evernote account?

Let say I want to leave Evernote but I want to get at least a rough backup of my data. Can I get a dump of the data stored in my Evernote account?
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Find and replace on Evernote web app

On the Evernote web app, is there a way to find and replace text? I can use the inbuilt find tool in my browser (Chrome) by pressing Ctrl + F, but I can't work out a quick way to replace text as well,...
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How to make Evernote support code syntax highlight and formatting?

I use Evernote as my PKM; it's just so convenient and it's cross-platform. It's a pity that code in HTML page is not supported perfectly in Evernote. It sucks if we paste code directly into Evernote;...
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Is it possible to copy all my bookmarks from Delicious to Evernote?

I'd like to migrate my content from Delicious from Evernote. Is that possible?
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What is the difference between Evernote and Remember the Milk?

I've interested in using some sort of online note-keeping application. I've seen these two mentioned frequently online, and have briefly taken a look at their websites. As far as I can tell, they are ...
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How can I create a shortcut/bookmark to “create a new note” in Evernote?

I want to press just one button on my browser (or desktop) and have it bring up the "new note" page on Evernote.com so I could quickly jot down ideas. How can I do that?
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How can I sync Evernote with Google Docs (Google Drive)?

I prefer to create notes in Evernote, but people I work with like editing them in Google Docs (now called Google Drive). Is there a way to sync us up so we can each use our preferred app to edit the ...
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Does Facebook block IFTTT backup recipes?

I've started using this IFTTT recipe to automatically backup all Facebook status updates / posts to Evernote (so I can finally make them searchable). However, it doesn't seem to do anything - no ...
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Is there a way for me to share my Evernote notes with the public?

Or ways to get the public to edit my notes there?
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How do I increase the font size on Evernote?

Is there a way to increase the font size on Evernote? So far I've only been able to use the default size and changing the paragraph style (but it works only for a line).
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Quotes as signatures in Gmail using Evernote

Long ago, I used to store my favorites quotes in a .sig file that I would send as signatures in emails. I now want to integrate the quotes into my Gmail messages but I'm not sure of how to go about ...
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When exactly does the Evernote monthly usage meter reset?

I now that Evernote claim that it is every 30 days, but what time of day does this happen? Is there any way to know in exactly how many more minutes the meter will be reset?
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How to make my new posted notes to be automatically shared on Facebook

I want to share every note of mine on Facebook—like the way wordpress.com works for us. Is there a similar feature in Evernote?
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What would happen after my Evernote account reaches note/ notebook/ tag limit?

A single Evernote account can't accommodate unlimited no. of notes, notebooks, tags. So, I'm worried about it. What happens after reaching the limit? Do they say to create new account or close account?...
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How to import existing notes from iPhone to Evernote? [duplicate]

I have over 450 existing notes on my iPhone 4 which I sync with Outlook on a PC. I would like to import all these notes into Evernote which has far greater functionality as a notes application [...
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Offline Evernote Access in Chrome

Is there a way to access my Evernote notes offline in Google Chrome?
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Search for notes that only have certain tags in Evernote

Is there a way to do a search in Evernote like: only has tag:yr20* or tag:yr21* or tag:mo0* or tag:mo1* or -tag:* tag:yr20* or tag:yr21* or tag:mo0* or tag:mo1* The way I have my Evernote setup ...
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How can I publicly share files in Evernote?

I've downloaded the desktop Evernote application and want to share a notebook online. Following this blog post I can't find the Action dropdown he's talking about. Any help? http://blog.evernote.com/...
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Way to save URL + comment into Evernote?

The Webclipper is too much. I don't want the whole webpage, just the URL and a comment. Any ideas?
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How can I sort Evernote notes by importance?

I have a notebook called "To-do lists" in Evernote. Each note is a separate list of related things. Some lists are more important than others. I want the most important list to always appear on top ...
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Total Space occupied by all the Notes

In Evernote, how is it possible to know the total space used by all the notes that I have in my account?
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How can I create a task to fetch a page from a link in a tweet?

For example, if the tweet is The pros and cons of cloud hosting t.co/R1S9rcXW I want ifttt to create a new note in Evernote with body as the page linked by the URL: t.co/R1S9rcXW, and NOT the URL ...
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Does Evernote limit the amount of notes you create based on their types?

When I go to the account settings, I see something like this: Approximate notes remaining: Typed notes: 20,000 Web clips: 270 Camera phone: 400 Audio: 39 High res photos: ...
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Can I sync my Evernote bookmarks into a major browser's bookmarks bar?

Call me crazy, but I think the bookmark bar provides a good purpose. It's right there, and that's invaluable to UX — no second layer required. But vanishingly few services care to integrate, it ...
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Dropbox Evernote integration

Is there anyway I can ensure a sync between a folder full of text files and my Evernote/Eimplenote? Update: I learnt that Evernote can "watch" any folder and import all the files inside. But it ...
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Is there any Evernote alternative with offline availability support? [closed]

Evernote has recently closed its offline notebook support and because of limited availability of wi-fi access in my workplace, I'm planning to switch to another cloud note taking tool. The main reason ...
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How to transfer Google Notebooks over to Evernote?

I have a certain amount of notes in my Google Notebook. How do I transfer this data over to Evernote, without losing any meta information such as "tags"?
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How can I make evernote web clipper sync to my desktop app faster or instantly?

I use the Evernote web clipper in Chrome quite a bit, and sometimes I want to immediately open the item in the Evernote desktop app on my Mac. However, the fastest sync setting is "every 5 minutes". ...
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How is username used in Evernote?

I'm trying to decide what kind of username to create in Evernote. How is the username actually used throughout the application? Is it ever shown publicly? If so, in what contexts?
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In Evernote, is it possible to have multiple separate pages in a single note?

In Evernote, is it possible to have multiple separate pages in a single note?
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Any way to connect a particular Google Sheet to Evernote using IFTTT?

I like and use GSheets often, but organizing the clutter is kinda difficult. As such, I wanted to have it such that specific sheets (such as a log for my appetite and activity data) will be auto-...
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Notebook Description in Evernote?

In Evernote, is it possible to add description to a Notebook? I have looked around but did not find anything. Am I missing something?
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Is there a way to restrict apps access to my Evernote?

When I give an app access to my Evernote account, can I say, "only access XYZ notebook" or "you only have the right to write, but not to read, my notes"?
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Create anchor links in Evernote

In Google Docs, you can insert a bookmark in the middle of the document and link to it. I don't think you can do this with Evernote. Am I wrong? I have some saved articles, and I want to be able to ...
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What markup can we use in an Evernote action when creating an IFTTT recipe?

Does anyone know if there is any documentation around the Evernote markup that can be used in the body of an Evernote action for an IFTTT recipe? I have found the following Evernote dev documentation ...
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Automate the archiving of Evernote notes on archive.is?

I have a shared Evernote notebook which I use to collect news articles for a project that I'm working on. A couple of times a week I work through the notebook and run the webpages that new notes are ...
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Evernote web-only data export

I need to export my data from Evernote, but don't have Windows or Mac. All information regarding exporting rely on the "free" desktop clients, but they don't run on my systems, only Mac and Windows. ...
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Can CloudMagic search the contents of a file in Dropbox?

It seems like CloudMagic can only search the contents of a note in Evernote, but not in Dropbox. Only file names are searchable in Dropbox. Is it possible to search the contents of a file located in ...
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Backup Evernote to Dropbox

I want to... automatically perform a one way sync from Evernote to Dropbox convert the notes to a format supported by LibreOffice or HTML during the synchronization. But any non proprietary and ...
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Is there an Evernote client for Linux? [closed]

Outside of the web interface for evernote, is there a way for linux users to access the information in their evernote accounts? A better way to ask this might be: Is there an Evernote client that will ...
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Highlight and comment in a web page and send them automatically to Evernote in a seamless way?

Right now, I am trying a service called diigo that allows me to highlight and comment any web page I come across. I also use an IFTTT recipe to send the highlighted URL's page to an Evernote notebook. ...
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Does GDrive search use Optical Character Recognition?

Evernote can find and identify text inside images that are uploaded. It even reads handwriting. Does GDrive do any of this? Note: I'm not asking about the GDrive OCR feature that converts images ...
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What happens to emailed notes when I go over my Evernote monthly limit?

I have an Evernote free account which has a 40 MB monthly limit. I'm using the feature that lets you email in notes at an @evernote.com account. I know that if you are using a client and attempt to ...