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Is there a good alternative to OneNote for doing math on a Windows Tablet?

tl;dr: Are there any programs for Windows Tablets that are much better than OneNote for math related work? Anyone doing math related work on a daily basis knows how much you rely on handwritten notes. ...
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Note-taking Mac program with math option *Not OneNote*

I'm looking for a Mac app/program (if it's supported in Windows too would be great) for academic note-taking, the most important things are: i) Full support of mathematical expressions, without having ...
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A tool to keep links towards pdf pages

For my researches, I review hundreds of pdf documents and I comment them while I keep some notes in Onenotes or Mindjet. I would like a way to keep links toward specific pdf pages within my notes (the ...
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Note-taking app with flashcards (or with Anki export)

I'm using OneNote to take notes and Anki to remember information. I'm spending a lot of time to transfer OneNote notes to Anki and sometimes it's hard to remember if I've already transferred ...
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Which Office 365 Product for Product/Service Documentation?

The company I work for uses Office 365 for just about everything. I'm trying to figure out which Office 365 app I should use for storing my department's documentation and help files. I need to be able ...
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Alternative note apps to marginnote in Windows environment

I'm looking for a windows app to take notes and highlight texts in pdf and making outliners and mindmap efficiently. After some research, I found the closet app is marginnote, but there is only has ...
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Saving OneNote files to Linux server (no SharePoint)

Some of our users want to use Microsoft OneNote, but recent versions ONLY allow saving files to the cloud (not acceptable for our business docs), or to a local SharePoint server. Since we are trying ...
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OneNote extension for spaced repetition learning

I use OneNote to take notes when studying. I would like to use a spaced repetition system to help me review my notes effectively. I could use a standalone spaced repetition application such as Anki, ...
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Sync my Dropbox, Onedrive or OneNote with my personal FTP server?

I'm looking for a way to sync my Dropbox, Onedrive and OneNote one way to my personal FTP server. Dropbox ==> FTP OneDrive ==> FTP OneNote ==> FTP It would be neat to have it both ways, but the one ...
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Freeform canvas and multiuser note taking for OS X and Windows

I am looking for a note taking application. The primary features I am looking for are: Freeform canvas. I just want to click somewhere and paste whatever is on my clipboard - Images and Text. Imagine ...
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Free OneNote Alternative?

I am currently using OneNote (Windows 10) for note taking. But I am finding lots of issues with it. For example, selecting large note by scrolling is extremely slow but there are many more issues. ...
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Syncing app for cloud based doc files

I have hundreds of pages of notes/notebooks in Evernote and Onenote and recently I've needed to collaborate with others on Google Docs. I need a good syncing app that syncs all of my documents ...
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OneNote dark theme

I'm looking for a way to turn the Windows version of OneNote 2013 (or newer) always bright pages to almost black. Default options don't allow to set the background to any dark colors, only very bright....
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