NoNonsense Notes

Notepad and todo app with sync support

Note: This project is no longer actively developed. For a possible replacement, please check Orgzly.

Notepad and todo list app with a modern look.


  • Dash Clock support
  • Notifications (repeatable)
  • Location reminders
  • Language selection
  • Widget, lockscreen-support, resizeable and configurable.
  • Automatic synchronization with Google Tasks
  • Ability to set passwords on notes
  • Move tasks between different lists
  • Drag to reorder your tasks
  • Integration with Android Agenda Widget
  • Search
  • Themes: light and dark available

Note: This app is no longer developed. You can use Orgzly as an actively developed note app that can also import your old notes.



Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 5.7.1 (57130) - Added on 2015-11-20

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • read sync statistics
      Allows an app to read the sync stats for an account, including the history of sync events and how much data is synced.
    • read sync settings
      Allows the app to read the sync settings for an account. For example, this can determine whether the People app is synced with an account.
    • toggle sync on and off
      Allows an app to modify the sync settings for an account. For example, this can be used to enable sync of the People app with an account.
    • modify or delete the contents of your shared storage
      Allows the app to write the contents of your shared storage.
    • run at startup
      Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.
    • control vibration
      Allows the app to control the vibrator.
    • find accounts on the device
      Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.
    • com.nononsenseapps.notepad.permissions.write
    • read the contents of your shared storage
      Allows the app to read the contents of your shared storage.

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