Category: Main Productivity Evernote 6.2.4.x


Application Details:

Version: 6.2.4.x
License: Free to use
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 2.0-rc4

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Test Results

Old test results
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Selected Test Results

What works

  • Browsing notes, in notebooks and in the "all notes" view
  • Editing notes
    • Formatting
    • Copying/Pasting text, images and links
    • Zooming in/out/default
    • Attaching files
    • Opening attachements
    • Search and replace
    • Undo/Redo
    • Paste and match style
  • Tags
  • The trash
    • putting things to the trash
    • emptying the trash
  • Synchronization
  • System tray icon
  • Options
    • The settings look a bit weird: there is a lot of space between each option, and the buttons are disproportionate. But they work.

What does not

  • Annotations
  • Update checking: clicking on the "check for updates" button does nothing
  • Presentation


What was not tested

  • Quick access shortcuts
  • Printing notes
  • Exporting notes
  • Importing documents from Google Drive
  • Using several accounts

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

The version tested was To make note edition work, you must use wine in 32-bits and "windows XP" mode, and install ie8 with winetricks.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentFedora 25 x86_64Jan 18 20172.0-rc4Yes Yes NoSilverGuillaume R 
ShowLinux Mint 18 "Sarah" x86_64Aug 25 20161.9.17Yes Yes NoBronzeEmil Pavlov 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
37015 Evernote 5.5.x empty trash confirmation dialog was incorrect layout UNCONFIRMED View
37016 Evernote 5.5.x/6.x - unable to annotate images UNCONFIRMED View
39335 Evernote 5.9.x - cannot browse or edit notes UNCONFIRMED View
41062 Evernote 6.1.x: search box loses focus due to tooltips UNCONFIRMED View

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HowTo / Notes

How to install evernote in wine

To make Evernote work properly, you must use wine in 32-bit mode and install ie8 with winetricks.

Here's how to do it:

  1. Install winetricks with your package manager if it's not already installed.
  2. Run the following commands in a terminal:
    1. export WINEPREFIX="wineprefix_path"
    2. export WINEARCH=win32
    3. winetricks -q ie8
    4. wine "evernote_installer_path"
  3. Follow the installer's instructions
The evernote executable is now located at "wineprefix_path/drive_c/Program Files/Evernote/Evernote/Evernote.exe"
How to install evernote in q4wine

Here is how to make Evernote work with q4wine, a gui for wine.

Preparation steps:

  1. Make sure you have winetricks and q4wine installed (look for them in your package manager).
  2. Make sure that your terminal is properly configured in q4wine:
    1. Opens the options menu: File > Options
    2. Select "General" and opens the "Utils" tab
    3. Enter the path of your terminal, for instance "/usr/bin/gnome-terminal" if you use gnome.
    4. Enter "-e" as an argument (without the quotes, as always), so that q4wine can execute command just after opening a terminal.
  3. Download evernote for windows, from the evernote website.

Installation steps:

  1. In q4wine, create a new prefix with architecture "win32"
  2. Right click on the prefix > console > open console in prefix directory
  3. In the terminal window, type "winetricks -q ie8" (without the quotes) and press Enter. Wait for the ie8 installation to finish.
  4. In the prefix, run the Evernote installer.

Information for creating a launch icon:

The program's path is Program Files/Evernote/Evernote/Evernote.exe

Evernote and PlayOnLinux

Installing Internet Explorer 8 with PlayOnLinux doesn't make Evernote work: the note edition panel remains blank.

You really need to use winetricks to install ie8. Follow the instructions of the how-to for wine.


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