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    Bradherold's Avatar
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    Dec 11, 2009
    15" MacBook Pro Pre Unibody
    Keeping a Journal on Mac
    I'm starting a new job and will be traveling alot and I'd like to keep a daily journal. I think it would be alot easier to just type it on my computer than to carry around an extra pad and pen in my bag.

    I didn't know if there were any good Apps for this or not. I figured the easiest thing to do would be to just keep a text file, either Word or Text edit and keep adding to it daily.

    The issue of security comes to mind too. Not really sure the best way to protect the document.

    If anyone has any experience doing this on their Mac, I'd love to hear how you did it and what your thoughts are.

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    firesidedog's Avatar
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    Dec 31, 2009
    2016 Macbook Pro 512g.15" 16g.ram Ipad2Air 64gb wifi+4g Iphone 6s 64gig
    Look into mac journal. That is what I have.
    Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
    Mahatma Gandhi

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    Jan 07, 2008
    In Denial
    16Gb Mac Mini 2012, 13" MBA, 15" MacBook Pro OSX 10.7, 32 GB iPhone 3GS, iPad2 64gb 3G
    Might look at Chapters also. I use it and it works well--has minimal security features (ie password protected notebooks).
    I've always wanted to be smart, handsome and modest. But, I guess I'll have to be satisfied with two out of three . . .

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    Member Since
    May 20, 2004
    iMac 21" 8GB, MBP 15" 2.5 Penryn, 4 GB/180 GB
    I have MacJournal and used for a while. But I am in the process of using Tinderbox for many kinds of activity (including teaching courses). Thus, I keep a journal in TB. It is much more expensive, but it has so much more capability and power to expand to whatever I need.
    Mellel 3, NWP 2, Scrivener 2.3.1, Tinderbox 5.11.2
    LibreOffice 3.6, Accordance 10.0, Adobe CS4, DTP 2.4.3
    OS X 10.8.2

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