SuperMemo and links to PDF pages

I have recently started using SuperMemo for Windows and SuperMemo Assistant in order to try incremental reading from PDF files. When you extract some text from a PDF file, a new topic is created containing the extracted text and its metadata. Unfortunately, SuperMemo Assistant does not create automatically a link to the PDF page from... Continue Reading →

Recreate DEVONthink tags in BibDesk as keywords

Only one item should be selected in DEVONthink and BibDesk. No duplicate keywords are created in BibDesk. The AppleScript code is the following: tell application "BibDesk" --only one item should be selected in BibDesk set thePub to the selection of document 1 set keywordsPub to keywords of (item 1 in thePub) set old_delimiters to AppleScript's... Continue Reading →

How to Create RTF Links to Files in DEVONthink

DEVONthink assigns a custom Uniform Resource Locator ( URL) to every file that is in a DEVONthink database. An example of this URL is the following: x-devonthink-item://F860B6A7–2AF7–4938–9C64-FFA0CC59036E These URLs are extremely useful because you can use them to create links to the respective files of any type (e.g. RTF, HTML, Markdown). Moreover, they have some... Continue Reading →

How to Create Bookmarks to Tinderbox Notes

There are some notes/containers in my Tinderbox files (e.g. Inbox, Actions for Today) which I want to visit in the fastest possible way, using just the keyboard or the trackpad. A solution to this challenge is to create a stamp which opens this note using its URL (e.g. tinderbox://demo/?view=map+select=1493125917;). First, you need to take the... Continue Reading →

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