Better Simplenote import?

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08 Jan, 2017 06:22 AM

Would it be possible to import Simplenote tags into Bear as well? (I know Bear also has tags as well). I use them quite extensively for organization

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 09 Jan, 2017 11:19 AM

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    apparently, Simplenote do not come with an exporter for the notes, I find a method to export your notes with tags let me know.


  2. 2 Posted by Tinu Cleatus on 04 Apr, 2017 07:29 AM

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    This is an option to export Simplenote notes with tags

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Danilo Bonardi on 06 Apr, 2017 08:41 AM

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    Hi Tinu,

    thanks for the link, I'll look into it.


  4. 4 Posted by Roar on 12 Feb, 2018 02:08 AM

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    Hi, made another python script:


    • Text import to Bear from Simlenote's local xml database
    • As file export: simplenote_id_#.txt, with tags, creation, and modified dates from Simplenote :)
    • Then manual file import in Bear with option:
      Keep original creation and modification date checked.
    • Or chose direct import into Bear, with tags, but no dates.
  5. 5 Posted by m on 08 Mar, 2018 03:00 PM

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    requires python3 (install using homebrew)

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