OutWiker, the software for taking and storing notes, reaches its version 3.2


OutWiker is designed to store notes in the form of a tree

Few days ago the launch of the new stable version of OutWicker 3.2 And in this new version the capabilities of the application have been expanded, since among the most important changes the ability to create folders in attachments stands out, as well as the ability to insert links to files in nested attachments and more.

For those who are unaware of OutWiker, they should know that this is a cross-platform software for take and store notes in the form of directories with text files, also allowing an arbitrary number of files to be attached to each note. The program will allow users to write notes using different notations (HTML, Wiki or Markdown).

Also, using plugins, you can add the ability to put formulas in LaTeX format on wiki pages and insert a code block with keyword colors for various programming languages.

Main new features of OutWiker 3.2

In this new version that is presented, it stands out that the ability to create folders in attachments, as well as the ability to navigate to subfolders in the attachments panel and the ability to insert file links into nested attachments.

Another of the changes that stands out in the new version is that the ability to show hidden folders in the attachments panel was added, as well as information about the selected attachments was added to the status panel.

We can also find that added settings for “Minimize” and “Close” button behavior, as well as that the design of the dialog box with information about the overwriting of attached files was modified.

Added search page in display mode, improved layout of links to attachments and other pages, and added color-highlighted links to missing attachments on wiki pages.

Of others cambios that stand out from this new version:

  • Support for nested folders (:include:) has been added to the wiki command.
  • Implemented wiki command highlighting in the editor.
  • New CSS classes have been added to the generated HTML code.
  • Added subdir parameter to the wiki (:attachlist:) command.
  • Improved the output layout of the wiki (:childlist:) and (:attachlist:) commands.
  • Added the ability to set the style of list item markers on a wiki page.
  • Updated to wxPython 4.2.1.

Finally sIf you are interested in knowing more about it, you can check the details in the following link

How to install OutWiker 3.2 on Ubuntu and derivatives?

For those who are interested in being able to install this excellent application, they can do it in different ways for both Ubuntu and its derivatives.

One of the ways to be able to install OutWiker is through su snap pack. We can do this very easily by opening a terminal (Ctrl + Alt + T) and typing in it the command:

sudo snap install outwiker
sudo snap connect outwiker:cups-control
sudo snap connect outwiker:removable-media

Another method to install this application is using its corresponding Flatpak package and CAN install the program opening a terminal (Ctrl + Alt + T) and executing the command in it:

flatpak install flathub net.jenyay.Outwiker

After the installation is complete, we can look for the program launcher on our computer, or execute the command in the terminal:

flatpak run net.jenyay.Outwiker

Another method to install the application is by downloading its source code, and it can be obtained from the application's official website.

Installation can be done by typing the following commands:

git clone https://github.com/Jenyay/outwiker

cd outwiker

git submodule update --init --recursive

cd outwiker

git checkout 3.2.0-stable


If for some reason you want to uninstall the application, you can do it by typing one of the following commands (depending on the installation method you used).

For example if you installed using Snap, the command you will use is:

sudo snap remove outwiker

Whereas if you installed from Flatpak:

flatpak uninstall net.jenyay.Outwiker

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