XNote Timer

XNote Timer

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 8 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.12
  • Total Downloads:
    117,978
  • Date Added:
    Jul. 06, 2014
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Review

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XNote Timer is a simple and easy-to-use stopwatch and timer. A few extra features make this program fun, but its best attribute may be that it's so simple to use.

The program's interface is basic and easy to understand. There's nothing fancy, no skins or different display styles. The clock consists of black digital numbers on a gray background. The program's handful of options can be accessed from a drop-down menu. We liked that the program can be resized in any direction by dragging its borders, and a compact feature allows users to minimize the menu and display only the clock itself. With these versatile resizing capabilities, the program can be displayed full-screen or as just a tiny square. Both the stopwatch and timer features are easy to use. For the stopwatch, users need only click Start. The timer can simply count down a given amount of time, but users can also set it to play a sound file and/or open a program when time runs out. Both the stopwatch and timer display hundredths of a second. Users can set hot keys to start and stop the program, reset the clock, or access the menu. The program has no Help file, but we didn't really miss it, as all of the programs features are fairly self-explanatory.

XNote Timer is free. It requires no installation. We recommend this program to all users looking for a simple stopwatch or timer.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Simple, clean, smooth! No nagware, great product!"

January 23, 2014  |  By Zeo-Mox

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.11

Pros

- Quick & easy setup
- Intuitive to use
- Lots of features (stop watch, timer, etc.)
- No Nag ware so you can just use it without being asked to "go pro" or some other stupid non-sense!
- Can run it right from the .exe, no install required.

Cons

Can't find one. Maybe that you can't change the colors? Pretty lame con I'd say.

Summary

Fantastic. All around great! It was exactly what I wanted and was looking for. I had tried about a dozen others and this one is THE BEST! I will keep using it forever! I will pass it on to my children who will pass it on to theirs! Thanks you xNote!

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1 stars

"Does not load in a way to be usable in the future"

August 27, 2012  |  By bodhigj

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.11

Pros

none that I could see

Cons

did not work properly

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4 stars

"Excellent and free"

May 17, 2011  |  By gilmunar

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.11

Pros

Good for fun run official time

Cons

Useftull as timer

Summary

Its free thats why usefull to anybody

Updated on May 17, 2011

I really want to have this timer for my fashion on fun run and I will used it fun run for a caused

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5 stars

"Easy to use, no nag screens or hassle"

January 31, 2011  |  By ggpp88

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.11

Pros

Ease of use, smallness of program, customisable sounds & times, helpful & approachable programmer.

Cons

None that I can think of.

Summary

Great little prog that "Does Exactly what it says on the Tin". I use it as a repeating countdown timer to help me keep an eye on my forex charts, and it does its job unobtrusively and perfectly.
Some day all programs will be made this way!

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5 stars

"simple, easy to install"

October 12, 2010  |  By brotherleeroy

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.6

Pros

simple and easy

Cons

nane that I know of

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2 stars

"Needs Work"

September 23, 2010  |  By leaffall

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.6

Pros

Lots of features

Cons

Lags or Slows when multi-tasking.

Summary

Overall, it appears to come with a lot of great features but was poorly executed regarding the fact that it will slow or lag if you are doing several tasks at once. I was making an attempt to record the time it was taking me to work on a large project so that I had an accurate inventory of my hours for billing my customer. However, I feel that, due to the lag or slowing of the timer when I was jumping between various programs, the time was inaccurately recorded and I felt that I lost quite a bit of the time I took working on this project that I could have otherwise billed my customer and been paid for the hours full hours completed. I am now going to have to accept a loss for the hours worked.

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5 stars

"Great Program"

September 29, 2009  |  By DjSharperimage

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.1

Pros

Great program;
Simple to use;
Hardly uses any system resources;
works fine with windows vista;
I use it alot for cooking and appointments/scheduals

Cons

No cons at all

Summary

windows should include this with their windows operating system cd's

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4 stars

"Simple and effective"

June 18, 2009  |  By egraham23

 |  Version: XNote Timer 1.1

Pros

Works in Windows 7. Standalone app (doesn't require installation). Lightweight. Looks good, fits in with Windows. Doesn't try to do too much, but performs its core tasks very well.

Cons

The program icon is very unattractive compared to other, post-XP programs. I hope they change this because the program itself is perfectly designed and looks great.

Summary

This is the best of the timer apps I've ever used and is probably as good as a timer will ever need to be. It's rare to be able to say this but: a problem has been solved, Xnote Timer is the best in its class.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.12
Fullscreen feature.
General
Publisher dnSoft Research Group
Publisher web site http://dnsoft.swrus.com/
Release Date June 28, 2014
Date Added July 06, 2014
Version 1.12
Category
Category Desktop Enhancements
Subcategory Alarms & Clock Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 114.5KB
File Name xntimer.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 117,978
Downloads Last Week 136
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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