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Type of Program: File Annotation
Supported Platform: Windows 95/NT
Company/Author: MoonSoftware/Ahto Tanner
Version: 1.0.0
Price: free
Installed size: 41K


Here's a quick and easy way to annotate any file, with a companion "note" in TXT format. FileNote is a simple shell extension that adds a "FileNote" item to your context menu. If there's a file you wish to attach a text comment to (e.g., an image file) , just click on "FileNote" in the context menu, and it opens a same-name text file in Notepad. A great way to attach comments or reminders.

For instance, if you have an image file called Picture.jpg -- right-click on FileNote to open a new file Picture.txt. Next time you right-click on Picture.jpg and select FileNote, the Picture.txt file will open for viewing/editing. No more hunting anywhwere else for sticky notes (or whatever you use for keeping file comments).

FileNote's context-menu access makes this a truly time-saving way to annotate and retrieve important comments and notes on non-TXT files. It's little, it's unobtrusive, and it's

User Friendly:
Cost: (free)
Ease of Installation:
Support: (not known -- information at product website)
Reviewed by Bobbie Crowell

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