- Creating a new note:
To create a new note KNotes panel icon and select .mouse button click on the
You can create a new note containing the contents of the clipboard by selecting .
- Writing your note:
To write your note, simply type the note in the space provided. Normal keyboard and mouse editing functions are supported.clicking in the editing space provides the following menu options:
Text may be selected by holding down the Shift key and using the arrow keys.mouse button and moving the mouse, or by holding down the
- Inserting the date:
To insert the current date in the note .mouse button click on the title bar of the note and select
The current date and time will be inserted at the cursor position in the text of the note.
- Renaming a note:
To rename a note .mouse button click on the note titlebar and select
Type the new name of the note in the dialog that appears. To accept the new name, press the button. To exit the dialog without renaming the note, press the button.
- Mailing a note:
To mail a note .mouse button click on the note titlebar and select
What happens next depends on how you configured the Mail action in the Settings dialog.
- Printing a note:
To print a note (Ctrl+P).mouse button click on the note titlebar and select
A standard KDE print dialog will open.
- Deleting a note:
To delete a note .mouse button click on the note titlebar and select
- Hiding a note:
To hide a note, click the X in the upper right corner of the titlebar of the note or select (Esc) in the context menu. The note will no longer be displayed on the screen. The note itself will not be deleted.
- Displaying notes:
When you start KNotes, all notes will display on the screen. If you hide a note and later want to display it, mouse button on the KNotes panel icon and select the note you wish to display.
- Desktop functions:
To send a note to a specific desktop, . Choose the desktop desired, or alternatively,mouse button click on the title bar of the note and select
To make the note remain on top of other windows .mouse button click on the titlebar of the note and select
To return the note to more normal window behavior, select .
- Quitting KNotes
To quit KNotes mouse button click on the panel icon and select .