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This package was approved as a trusted package on 7/27/2019.

What makes Boostnote great?

  • Using Boostnote Offline - There is no internet connection? It's OK. You can use the Boostnote.
  • Markdown Note - Keep Markdown Notes with a instant renderer.
  • Snippet Note - Just like Gist, keep your snippets as a note.
  • Multiple Hotkeys - Like Command N and D, you can use multiple hotkeys.
  • Finder Popup - Just like spotlight of OS X, Search your note when working with other app.
  • Latex Support - With $ and $$, write some equations.

To install Boostnote, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install boostnote

To upgrade Boostnote, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade boostnote


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = 'boostnote'
      installerType  = 'exe'
      url            = ''
      checksum       = '667ecb7bb18631f1d7b3ef667e5e31f92a23ec19c46d6cd595fc8c0ed51d6a60'
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
      silentArgs     = '/VERYSILENT'
      validExitCodes = @(0)
      softwareName   = 'Boostnote'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName    = 'boostnote'
    $softwareName   = 'Boostnote'
    $fileType       = 'exe'
    $silentArgs     = '--uninstall -s'
    $validExitCodes = @(0)
    [array] $key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $softwareName
    if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
        $key | % { 
            if ($_.UninstallString) {
                function Split-CommandLine {
                    param([string] $file)
                    return $file
                # Remove quotes and trailing arguments if any
                $file = Invoke-Expression "Split-CommandLine $($_.UninstallString)"
            if ($file -and (Test-Path $file)) {
                Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage -PackageName $packageName `
                                            -FileType $fileType `
                                            -SilentArgs $silentArgs `
                                            -ValidExitCodes $validExitCodes `
                                            -File $file
            } else {
                Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means. Unknown uninstaller: $file ($($_.UninstallString))."
    elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
      Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
    elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
      Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
      Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
      Write-Warning "Please alert the package maintainer that the following keys were matched:"
      $key | ForEach-Object { Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)" }

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Maisin&Co.


Copyright (C) 2017 Maisin&Co.


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Boostnote 0.12.0 124 Thursday, July 25, 2019 approved
Boostnote 0.11.17 456 Monday, May 27, 2019 approved
Boostnote 0.11.16 112 Saturday, May 25, 2019 approved
Boostnote 0.11.15 607 Sunday, March 10, 2019 approved
Boostnote 0.11.12 427 Tuesday, January 22, 2019 approved
Boostnote 0.11.11 392 Sunday, December 2, 2018 approved
Boostnote 0.11.9 473 Saturday, September 8, 2018 approved
Boostnote 0.11.8 317 Friday, August 3, 2018 approved
Boostnote 0.11.7 330 Thursday, July 5, 2018 approved
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