Treepad-lite-for-Linux is software for managing personal
information. This is an effective program for the Linux users, who finds the
management of huge personal data and information difficult and cumbersome. With
this light weight software, a user can manage most of his personal information
in a short span of time. Later, whenever any piece of information if required,
this software can track and fetch out the respective information quickly.
Therefore, you do not need to surf/ browse through the vast amount of data like
a crazy for finding the exact piece of information.
This is a freeware. Therefore, no charge is applied for using this
software. As the name refers, this software is very light weight. Very limited
amount of RAM and processor speed is consumed by this software. So your Linux
system would never get slow by running this software. Even
no installation is required for running this software. Just extract the
downloaded zip archive in a suitable space on your hard drive. Then run the
executable file there and you are ready to enjoy the superb facilities of this software.
Built-in Unicode support comes with this software. You are free to
have your personal information in any language you prefer. Even you can
incorporate different types of characters (western or nonwestern) inside a
single content or article. Japanese, Russian, Arabic, Hebrew and all other
language is supported. Just make sure, the respective fonts are installed on
your Linux system.
Creating, editing and storing of all types of textual data are very continent with treepad
light. Notes, articles, emails, phone numbers, links, addresses and the scraps
copied from the web—all are easily editable and manageable with this light
weight software. Moreover, you can efficiently organize and manage all of that
textual information. Later on you can quickly track and retrieve those required
information with impressive searching facility that is built-in this software.
The main window of treepad lite has two pans. The pan on the right
side of window is called article window or editing pane, where you can view, write,
copy-paste any texts or scraps from the web or from any other source. The left
side pane is called tree pane. With this pane you can browse you data quickly.
This pane represents different articles in form of “tree nodes”. By selecting
the appropriate node in this pane, you can the view your desired content on the
Treepad lite is compatible with almost every modern Linux
distributions. Files created with this software can be opened on any other Linux
instances that have treepad installed on it. Moreover, windows users can open
the files using the windows version of this software.
As this is a freeware, every Linux users should give it a try to
judge its quality.
Version reviewed 4.2 on: 23 Jan 2013
You can now open a file using a command-line parameter, import a text file into the article, import one/multiple text file(s) into the tree, import a TreePad Lite .hjt database into the tree, open a recent database in a new TreePad instance.