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MIUI Notes App: Features, Details and Download APK

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The most loved and stable MIUI app getting a huge update! It has a cleaner look with useful new features. This version is already ready to be installed on MIUI 13 and also MIUI 12. This update is in Beta yet and not ready for public release. If you want to try before the public release you can install anyways. Use the methods in the end of the article.

Changes in the MIUI Notes app

If you’ve been using any kind of Note app the first thing you care should be UI. The app needs to show you the notes in an organized way. You can set backgrounds to your notes. Notes with 2 columns exactly look like the recent apps menu of MIUI. Every app feels like it’s a part of the whole system. This update includes some tweaks in the UI.

  • A cloud sync feature has been added in Note settings.
  • The viewing mode setting (grid/list) is removed from the main menu to the Note settings.
  • Added a shortcut in the homepage showing folders in Notes app.

So as we made articles about security and launcher before, this article will explain you MIUI Notes app detailed one by one. This article is made for users that don’t understand the features of MIUI Notes.

Features

Home page

Pretty simple home page just like any other notes app you can find on, plus button to create a new note, tasks if you slide to right, filters for the notes and a settings button.

Note editor

Again, a simple editor that you can find in any notes app. Additionally has features to add a voice note, a picture, hand drawing, checkboxes for tasks, and custom styled texts.

Settings

As it has different options here, we will explain them seperately one by one.

Xiaomi Cloud

When this is on, your notes will be synced to your Mi Account.

Deleted notes in cloud

This feature let’s you to look onto the deleted notes on your Mi Account directly instead of going to settings.

Font size

This changes the font size in the main menu and the note editor on the app.

Sort

This changes the sorting of the notes on the home screen of the MIUI Notes app.

Layout

This changes how the notes are displayed on the home screen, and let’s you to choose something else than just grid layout.

Quick notes

This feature will add a small gesture shortcut to your system, where you can use to create notes anywhere in the system by just triggering that gesture.

High-priority reminders

When this is on, if you have any reminders, they will still notify you even if do not disturb or silent mode is on.

Versions

On here we listed versions of MIUI Notes.

VersionDateDescriptionDownload
V3.8.4m16.05.20221. Optimized when you click to create a new note, you can directly enter the editing state on the note details page and pop the keyboard, and the cursor is positioned at the beginning of the body sentence;
2. Fixed an issue where the selected text could not continue to be expanded in some cases;
3. Delete the drag-out function of pictures across applications. Since dragging and dropping pictures to WeChat will cause a flashback, this function is temporarily turned off.‌‌
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V3.8.3m05.05.20221. Added support for dragging and dropping images across applications on the text note details page (the recipient needs to support dragging in across applications to complete the adding process);
2. Fixed the problem that the cursor is displayed abnormally when the title bar is deleted and the space operation is performed.
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V3.8.2m24.04.20221. Bug fixes and app stability improvements.Link
V3.8.1m15.04.20221. Bug fixes and app stability improvements.Link
V3.8.0m01.04.20221. Optimized the checkbox on the note details page to check the operation experience, expand the click and tap area, and reduce the probability of accidental tapping;
2. Optimized the checkbox on the note details page to check the operation experience and increase vibration feedback;
3. Optimized long press and drag operation of image, voice bar and link card on note detail page;
4. Optimized the recall animation at the top of the note details page;
5. Optimized the style of the text editing bar on Android 12 models to suit dark mode;
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V3.7.9m26.03.20221. Added a new quick folder selection bar, supports all swipe and click changes;
2. Added the secondary page of the folders and an entry on the home page;
3. Home page display mode selection (grid/list) has been moved to the settings page;
4. Added a cloud synchronization entry on the settings page;
5. The search bar on the home page is displayed in a dropdown menu;
6. Removed card long press and drag on home page and quick folder merge is not supported.
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V3.7.8m07.03.20221. Optimized the smoothness of the graffiti pixel eraser;
2. Optimized the adaptation logic of free widgets;
3. Fixed the issue of duplicate notes in some scenarios;
4. Fixed issue with mental notes losing after disabling cloud sync;
5. Fixed the problem that the eraser circle does not have inverse color on the black background of handwritten notes;
6. Fixed the problem that the "hand draw" switch in the dark mode of handwritten notes is displayed abnormally.
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V3.7.7m01.03.20221. Bug fixes and performance improvements.Link
V3.7.6m25.02.20221. Optimized the smoothness of the graffiti pixel eraser;
2. Optimized the adaptation logic of free widgets;
3. Fixed the issue of duplicate notes in some scenarios;
4. Fixed issue with mental notes losing after disabling cloud sync;
5. Fixed the problem that the eraser circle does not have inverse color on the black background of handwritten notes;
6. Fixed the problem that the "hand draw" switch in the dark mode of handwritten notes is displayed abnormally.
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V3.7.5m15.02.2022No ChangelogLink

FAQ

Why there isn’t two versions(global/china) of MIUI Notes like on other MIUI apps?

  • This is because of MIUI Notes app is a common app, and it doesn’t need two seperate versions.

How do I update the MIUI Notes if my phone is no longer getting updates?

Notes app is updated to version V3.7.9m and available on MIUI 13. Get this version through MIUI Downloader app on Play Store. If you occur issues with the app you downloaded from the link above please download this APK file.

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