How do I import notes from Joplin notes app?

The following steps will help you import your notes from Joplin easily.

  1. Open the Joplin Desktop app.
  2. Click on File > Export All -> JEX - Joplin Export File and save the .JEX file at your desired location.
  3. Go to and select Joplin from list of apps.
  4. Drop (or select) the .jex backup file you exported earlier from Joplin:
  5. Once the Importer finishes processing your files, download the .zip file.
  6. After you have downloaded the .zip file, go to the Notesnook Web App > Settings > Notesnook Importer. Select the .zip you downloaded earlier and click “Start import” button.
  7. Once importing completes you should see all your notes in Notesnook. If you face any issues during importing, feel free to report them on GitHub.

Supported formats

  • Rich text (lists, links, bold, italic etc.)
  • Images & attachments
  • Tags
  • Folders (currently only 2 levels of nesting is supported)
  • Internal links to other notes