Re: Notes or Task Software

Subject: Re: Notes or Task Software
From: Joy Kocar <kocar -dot- joy -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2009 10:03:25 -0600

Hi Lauren,

If you want a notes and task/list application I'd recommend giving Ilium's
ListPro a try, http://www.iliumsoft.com/site/lp/listpro.php. I've been using
it for years. It's a very flexible list application with alarm capability
and the note field now allows bullets and formatting, you can link to files,
etc. It doesn't have the repeating task capability like Pocket Tasks. It has
a desktop companion so you can sync.
For handwritten notes, I like to use PhatPad,
http://www.phatware.com/index.php?q=product/details/phatpad. I can scratch
notes down then have it recognized and converted to text later. PhatPad also
has a desktop companion.

I've tried PhatNotes but it didn't work well for me. It needs to be running
for alarms to work. I rely on my alarms so that is a key feature for me.

I prefer using the Alarm Notes within PocketInformant,
http://www.pocketinformant.com/products_info.php?p_id=pocketinformant. I
think you might be able to sync Outlook Notes with PocketInformant but
haven't really tried that. PocketInformant is a must have for me. There are
so many ways to filter and organize tasks but it's not a checklist app.
That's when I use ListPro.

My PDA is without a doubt my most used tool. I'm starting to look at
SmartPhones so I'd welcome any recommendations!

Hope that helps. Contact me off list if you want to discuss this more.

Joy Kocar


On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 9:35 AM, Lauren M. LeDuc
<lleduc -at- designnettech -dot- com>wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I'm interested in finding a good task or notes application, preferably for
> Windows Mobile. I just want an easy way to write down my "to do" list and
> notes about the day. I find Outlook's notes to be more usable than the
> Tasks, which I still try to use although they are surely lacking features.
> But, there isn't an easy way to organize the notes, especially if you sync
> them to a mobile device.
>
> I know a Google search turns up results for software, but I'm looking for
> something others have had success with and would reccomend.
>
> Any ideas would be great!
>
> Thanks
>
> Lauren
>
>
>
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