xournalpp 1.1.0 Handwriting notetaking software with PDF annotation support

Xournal++ is a hand note taking software written in C++ with the target of flexibility, functionality and speed. Stroke recognizer and other parts are based on Xournal code.

Xournal++ features:

  • Support for Pen pressure, e.g., Wacom Tablet

  • Support for annotating PDFs

  • Fill shape functionality

  • PDF Export (with and without paper style)

  • PNG Export (with and without transparent background)

  • Map different tools / colors etc. to stylus buttons / mouse buttons

  • Sidebar with Page Previews with advanced page sorting, PDF Bookmarks and Layers (can be individually hidden, editing layer can be selected)

  • enhanced support for image insertion

  • Eraser with multiple configurations

  • LaTeX support

  • bug reporting, autosave, and auto backup tools

  • Customizeable toolbar, with multiple configurations, e.g., to optimize toolbar for portrait / landscape

  • Page Template definitions

  • Shape drawing (line, arrow, circle, rectangle)

  • Shape resizing and rotation

  • Rotation snapping every 45 degrees

  • Rect snapping to grid

  • Audio recording and playback alongside with handwritten notes

  • Multi Language Support, Like English, German, Italian...

  • Plugins using LUA Scripting