Simple note-taking app for programmers

We've launched desktop and mobile app of the new Boost Note now.

Boostnote app screenshot

Note-taking app for programmers.

Apps available for Mac, Windows and Linux.
Built with Electron, React + Redux, Webpack, and CSSModules.

Build Status


Find the latest release of Boostnote here!

Authors & Maintainers


Thank you to all the people who have contributed to Boostnote!

Supporting Boostnote

Boostnote is an open source project. It's an independent project with its ongoing development made possible thanks to the support by our amazing backers.

Issues on Boostnote can be funded by anyone and the money will be distributed to contributors and maintainers. If you use Boostnote please consider becoming a backer:

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More Information


GPL v3.


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Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
Select the next search result
Select the previous search result
Enter Open the selected search result
cmdEnter Ctrl+Enter Open the selected search result in a new tab