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Which Independent app for Note 3 for Calendar,Notes,address

by syntax499 / October 19, 2013 2:11 PM PDT

Whether I buy a computer or phone I do not like apps installed without asking me if I want them.
Also I don't like being tied to Google, Hotmail, Microsoft, etc

I want an independent app on my Samsung Note 3 that has a calendar, notes, & address book that I can update & swap between my pnone & pc without being tied to any other system/software.

Mozilla Firefox & Thunderbird are an example of what I want for my phone/pc

Any help/suggestions much apprecaited

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I don't think there is such a thing today.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 19, 2013 3:53 PM PDT

The S pen is pretty much gold when it comes to notes so I can't guess why you won't test drive a Note 3 before you buy it.

As it is android you can install whatever you want but I fear you have some issue that I can only guess why you wrote you wanted a clean device with no apps. For many reasons, there is no such thing.

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Manufacturers apps miss the point of detail in their use
by syntax499 / October 20, 2013 2:16 PM PDT

I have a Samsung note 3, all I want to do with it is ring phone numbers, get sms, keep a calendar, keep notes, keep addresses, nothing else, so I don't even want an internet connection

The calendar app supplied is useless, anybody who thinks it is ok does not know how to use a calendar properly, outlook calendar was ok but now you have to pay for it so goodbye to outlook

Nowhere can I find an address book & haven't looked at notes yet but I expect it to be just as useless as the calendar

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Yes, the calendar app is that bad.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 20, 2013 3:16 PM PDT

I can only guess what's going on here but as we can install any app we want, why not try a few until you get what you want?

It's much more open than say those other systems.

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Yes, Notes is also pathetic
by syntax499 / October 21, 2013 2:50 PM PDT
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Companionlink software is pretty good IME
by Pepe7 / October 22, 2013 4:17 AM PDT
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Support for my query is appreciated
by syntax499 / October 22, 2013 1:44 PM PDT

Thanks for the link & info from other members, link has been bookmarked

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