Jot+ Notes can run on Linux (and Mac) with a little work…
We’ve received a lot of reports recently about strange behavior in Jot+ Notes 3.6.0 – unable to access child notes, sudden duplication of notes, etc. The common feature is that all of these users have RoboForm 7.x installed.
Users currently using Windows 7 or planning to migrate to Windows 7 will be pleased to know that Jot+ Notes 3.6.0 installs and works fine under Windows 7.
While there is no native version of Jot+ Notes for the Linux/Unix or MacOS platforms, that does not mean you have to do without your Jot+ Notes!
If you need to enter accented characters into a Jot+ Notes note, such as Ç ü ñ, there are two options available:
Jot+ Notes and Jot+ Convert between them support a wide variety of file formats for import and export.
This topic covers which Jot+ Notes-related files you may wish to backup, and which files can be ignored.
Q. In Jot+ Notes, How can I print notes such that child notes are indented relative to their parent? Q. How can I print the note titles so it resembles the title pane hierarchy?
Upgrading from Jot+ Notes 2.x to Jot+ Notes 3.x is overall straightforward, but there are some issues to be aware of:
If you have a new computer or are rebuilding your existing one after a hard disk failure, you will need to re-install Jot+ Notes and/or myTasks . The procedure is pretty painless:
Symptom: A notefile is opened normally, but the user is unable to edit notes, add new notes, or delete/rename notes. In the Jot+ Notes status bar you will see RO for read-only. Cause: There are a number of possible causes for this problem, each with different solutions:
By default Jot+ Notes does not support sorting notes by a date, but this can be worked around…
If you need to move Jot+ Notes from one machine to another, this is the procedure you should follow:
Q. How can I start Jot+ Notes in a specific directory or folder?
Q. How can I start Jot+ Notes up with a specific document?
Q. I have a password-protected Jot+ Notes notefile, and I have lost/forgotten the password. Can you help me access my file?
Q. I use Jot+ Notes/myTasks on my computer at work, but I also have a computer at home. Do I need to purchase a second license to use the software on the second machine?
Jot+ Notes supports almost all current versions of Microsoft Windows: