Integrating with Alfred

Alfred is the powerful alternative to Spotlight. By integrating Inkdrop and Alfred, you can instantly search your notes from Alfred.

Download the Alfred Workflow

Go to the Releases page and click the file Inkdrop.alfredworkflow.


1. Set up the local http server

The workflow accesses your notes via HTTP locally. You have to configure the app to open a HTTP endpoint. See the instruction for more detail.

2. Set up the workflow

Click [x] button to configure environment variables of the workflow.

configure workflow

Specify your server configuration.

configure server


You can search using ink {query} in Alfred. You can use the same qualifiers for filtering notes.


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