Knot

Knot

for Windows

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Knot Review

KNot (pronounced "knot") is the new installment of our popular floating-note application, which was removed two years ago from our site due to legal implications with its name. KNot has been designed and written from scratch and uses our latest technologies in terms of graphics and file handling.

The first version of KNot ("Akatanomasto") released in 1999, was one of the first applications ever to use a TCP/IP network to send instant messages to other computers. Long before the messaging clients of today. That version used TCP sockets and a very basic bespoke protocol for its networking. The current release of KNot uses a much broadly used internet protocol, SMTP, the same protocol that email servers and clients use. While the underlying protocol has changed, the user interface is still the same; simplistic and easy to use. Just enter the name of the computer you want to send the message to and make sure that the other machine is running KNot and is listening for messages.

See what the program features:

  • Multiple colorful notes floating on your desktop
  • Minimized to a 17x17 pixel square
  • Send your notes to other computers in your local network
  • Full color spectrum support, drop shadow and imitate wallpaper colour
  • Snap to grid, screen borders or other notes! Full Multi-Monitor support
  • Store your valuable notes in simple to use and backup text files - no proprietory format
  • Undelete notes
  • Protect your notes by making them Read-Only
  • Notes can stay on top of other windows
  • Export notes to text files anywhere on the disk
  • Drag & drop support replace
  • New Color-Picker dialog

Disclaimer

Knot is a product developed by Cylog. This site is not directly affiliated with Cylog. All trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

Technical Information

Name
Knot
Price
Free
File size
8K
Requires
Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista
Updated
2021-11-30
Developer
Cylog
Homepage
Downloads
103 760

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