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Mac Update – Open Recent Notes & Quick Actions

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It just got easier to switch between recently opened notes. If you often work with multiple notes, such as calendar days and backlog notes you had to switch constantly between different views. This got a lot easier now. Top right of each note a new popover was added, which features all recently opened notes. So […]

Personal Kanban

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This is part of my guide “The Developer’s Guide to Productive Daily Planning”. Get it here. Kanban is a great planning method to visualize simple productivity processes. And it’s not just for teams, it’s also extremely useful as a personal board for any kind of project. To get started you can use free tools like […]

iOS Update: Quick Actions and Font Size Customisation

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After a longer stretch an update is finally available. The share button is replaced with “Quick Actions” (the share button is living there now). This contains three new features: Archive Finished Tasks, Schedule All Open Tasks and Copy Note Link. As the name says, these are basically shortcuts to often used actions. A short explanation […]

How To Fix iCloud Syncing Issues

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NotePlan saves notes as plain text files in your iCloud Drive folder. Through iCloud Drive all your files are being synced across your devices automatically. If syncing is not working, following tricks help to get it working again: 1. Is iCloud Enabled? First of all you need to be signed in into iCloud with your Apple […]

iOS Update: Share Extension and Reminder Bug Fixes

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Text-based content can be shared from other apps with NotePlan now. For example select some text on a website in your web browser or another note app, then hit ‘Share…’ and select NotePlan:You can prepend it to a calendar note, such as “Today” (change the date by tapping on the date label at the bottom) […]