VNote Is a Free Libre Notebook and Knowledge base Manager For Engineers

VNote Is a Free Libre Notebook and Knowledge base Manager For Engineers

VNote is a note-taking application that is available to users for free. It is an open-source platform that is based on Qt, with a focus on Markdown. The platform is designed to provide users with an excellent editing experience while taking notes.

VNote is more than just a simple editor for Markdown. It is equipped with a notes management feature to simplify the note-taking process. Additionally, the platform is designed to support more formats besides Markdown in the future.

One of the benefits of VNote is that it can be run on different operating systems such as Linux, Windows, and macOS. This allows users to access the platform from different devices, increasing its accessibility and convenience. VNote is an ideal platform for users who are looking for a reliable note-taking application that can be used across different devices.


  • Cross-platform: Windows, Linux, macOS
  • Full markdown support
  • File browser
  • Outline browser
  • Syntax highlights and in-place preview
  • Open windows manager
  • UML and diagram support
  • One-file config.
  • Tags manager
  • Full-text search with advanced filters
  • Bookmark manager
  • Supports multiple unlimited notebooks
  • Supports multiple folders per notebook
  • Customize UI/ layouts: Vertical or horizontal
  • Specific Notebook to a certain folder
  • Distraction-free mode
  • Markdown Table support
  • Support local image
  • Math and math blocks
  • Stats: Words, characters
  • Task management system
  • Git support
  • Support checklist
  • Pin notes for a quick access
  • Scan and import notes
  • Recycle bin
  • History manager
  • Fuzzy search
  • Search with regular expression
  • Case-sensitive and case-insensitive search
  • Snippet manager
  • Minimized gap between read and write of Markdown
  • Syntax highlights and in-place preview
  • Vi mode and Vi-like navigation
  • Multiple tabs
  • Versatile shortcuts
  • Export to HTML, PDF and Markdown text files
  • Built-in Git manager
  • Command manager


  • Windows
  • macOS (Intel and Apple Silicon)
  • Linux: AppImage

Tech Stack

  • C++
  • JavaScript
  • Qt framework


  • VNote is licensed under GNU LGPLv3. Code base of VNote could be used freely by VNoteX.


GitHub - vnotex/vnote: A pleasant note-taking platform.
A pleasant note-taking platform. Contribute to vnotex/vnote development by creating an account on GitHub.
Viki - A simple Wiki page in Markdown from notebook of VNote

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