How to install simplenote on ubuntu16.04

To install Simplenote on Ubuntu16.04

Simplenote is a light, clean, and open source alternative application to evernote. Although initially built for iOS, this notetaking application is now available also  for Android, Mac, Windows, Linux, and the web. In this article, you'll learn the method to install Simplenote on Ubuntu. 


Installing Simplenote

In order to install Simplenote, you need to add the debian installer - gdebi in your system. Run the following command for the same purpose. 

root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get install gdebi
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  gnome-software-common libgtkspell3-3-0
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Setting up gdebi (0.9.5.7ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.23-0ubuntu3) ...

 

 

Once it is done, download the package for simplenote with the help of wget command. 

root@linuxhelp:~# wget https://github.com/Automattic/simplenote-electron/releases/download/v1.0.8/simplenote-1.0.8.deb
--2017-09-03 01:07:35--  https://github.com/Automattic/simplenote-electron/releases/download/v1.0.8/simplenote-1.0.8.deb
Resolving github.com (github.com)... 192.30.255.112, 192.30.255.113
Connecting to github.com (github.com)|192.30.255.112|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Found.
..
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Saving to: ‘simplenote-1.0.8.deb’

simplenote-1.0.8.de 100%[===================>]  49.87M   673KB/s    in 2m 3s   

2017-09-03 01:09:46 (414 KB/s) - ‘simplenote-1.0.8.deb’ saved [52290092/52290092]

 

Now is the time to install simplenote, run the following command to trigger the installation. 

root@linuxhelp:~# gdebi simplenote-1.0.8.deb 
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree        
Reading state information... Done
Reading state information... Done
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Processing triggers for bamfdaemon (0.5.3~bzr0+16.04.20160415-0ubuntu1) ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf-2.index...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.59ubuntu1) ...

 

After the installation, go to ubuntu dashboard search-bar and type simplenote, it will display the application’s icon. Click on the icon to open it. 
search

 

 

The login page appears on your screen, fill the details and click the login button. 
Login
The home page of the application  appears now. 
SIMPLENOTE

With this, the installation of Simpleton on Ubuntu is now complete. 


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