Powerful note taking app with sync capabilities

Carnet is a powerful note taking app which purpose is not only to write your shopping list but can also be used to write longer texts, stories, etc.

Carnet is available on Android and Linux, soon on your web browser, Windows and Mac, with sync capabilities


  • Complete editor : bold/italic/underline/color/highlight

  • Import from Google Keep (only on desktop, then sync on mobile)

  • Insert images / review

  • Open HTML format

  • Organize with folders and choose root storage folder depending on your needs

  • Keywords

  • Quickly see your recent notes

  • Search amount your notes

  • Protect the app with a pin code (won't encrypt notes) on android

  • Statistics : words/sentences/characters

  • Sync with NextCloud

To come

  • Audio recording

  • NextCloud Online integration (as a nextcloud app)

  • Perf improvements

  • Lighter version for linux without Electron

  • Windows / Mac OS electron app

  • Many things I don't think about right now



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 0.1 (1) - Added on 2018-08-09

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

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

    Download APK 5.2 MiB PGP Signature

    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.MANAGE_DOCUMENTS
    • android.permission.RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED
    • android.permission.INTERNET