OI Notepad

OI Notepad is able to create, edit, send, and delete notes. Based on Google's open source sample application Notepad that comes with the Android SDK.


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Developer: OpenIntents

Category: Productivity

Latest version: 1.2.1

Total versions: 2

Submitted: 10 Feb 2010

Updated: 10 Nov 2010


This is a simple note pad that shows a list of notes. It allows you to create, edit, delete, and send notes.

Support for OI Safe, OI Update, OI VoiceNotes, OI ConvertCSV, OI About. http://www.openintents.org/en/node/129


OI Notepad 1.2.1 seem to be the latest available version. Below you can find file(s) assigned to this version:

Description/changelog of OI Notepad 1.2.1:

Released: February 22, 2010.
- new font size "tiny" (for Droid users).

Old versions

Below are the earlier versions of OI Notepad.

OI Notepad 1.1.3

Description/changelog of OI Notepad 1.1.3:

Released: November 11, 2009.
- translations: Dutch, French, German, Spanish
- create shortcut for a note from Launcher
- save to SD card possible directly from note
- don't automatically import notes from SD card but edit in place.
- when saving to SD card, show a warning dialog before overwriting an existing file.
- keep cursor position (or selection) when changing screen orientation.
- when entering tags, show list of existing tags
- hide Update menu item if Android Market or aTrackDog are present.
- compatible with various screen sizes.
- add fast scroll bar.
- hide Update menu item if Market or aTrackDog are present.
- add support for MyBackup Pro.

release: 1.1.1
date: 2009-05-16


release: 1.1.0
date: 2009-02-02

- upgrade Content Provider with new fields: tags, encrypted, theme
- support for encrypted notes through CryptoIntents (requires Android Password Safe or compatible)
- tags for notes.
- quickly filter notes by typing the first letters; searches through title and tags.
- open .txt files from SD card and save .txt files to SD card.
- prepare for permissions to access notes (but don't activate them yet).
- support for OI About.

release: 1.0.2
date: 2008-12-10

- allow alternative menus that affect the whole list of notes. Allows support for ConvertCSV.

release: 1.0.1
date: 2008-11-21

- removed Internet permission
- fix for lost note on screen lock
- revert twice to undo last revert
- broadcast changes to database so that extensions like VoiceNotes can listen.

release: 1.0.0
date: 2008-10-29

- First public release on Android SDK 1.0.

- Create, edit, delete notes.
- Send note.

Difference from the original Android SDK version:
- Fixed bug in connection with orientation change.
- Automatically pick title from first line of note. Drop title editor.



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