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Keyboard Maestro macro: asks for input and saves it as a new note in Apple Notes
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "http://www.apple.com/DTDs/PropertyList-1.0.dtd">
<plist version="1.0">
<array>
<dict>
<key>Activate</key>
<string>OnceWithPalette</string>
<key>AddToMacroPalette</key>
<false/>
<key>AddToStatusMenu</key>
<false/>
<key>CreationDate</key>
<real>568761441.108006</real>
<key>CustomIconData</key>
<string>KMEP-SelectMenuItem</string>
<key>KeyCode</key>
<integer>7</integer>
<key>Macros</key>
<array>
<dict>
<key>Actions</key>
<array>
<dict>
<key>Buttons</key>
<array>
<dict>
<key>Button</key>
<string>OK</string>
</dict>
<dict>
<key>Button</key>
<string>Cancel</string>
<key>Cancel</key>
<true/>
</dict>
</array>
<key>MacroActionType</key>
<string>PromptForUserInput</string>
<key>Prompt</key>
<string></string>
<key>TimeOutAbortsMacro</key>
<true/>
<key>Title</key>
<string>Note</string>
<key>Variables</key>
<array>
<dict>
<key>Default</key>
<string></string>
<key>Variable</key>
<string>Text</string>
</dict>
</array>
</dict>
<dict>
<key>DisplayKind</key>
<string>None</string>
<key>IncludeStdErr</key>
<false/>
<key>MacroActionType</key>
<string>ExecuteAppleScript</string>
<key>NotifyOnFailure</key>
<false/>
<key>Path</key>
<string></string>
<key>StopOnFailure</key>
<false/>
<key>Text</key>
<string>tell application "Keyboard Maestro Engine" to set noteText to getvariable "Text"
tell application "Notes"^M make new note at folder "Notes" with properties {name:noteText}^Mend tell</string>
<key>TimeOutAbortsMacro</key>
<true/>
<key>TrimResults</key>
<true/>
<key>TrimResultsNew</key>
<true/>
<key>UseText</key>
<true/>
</dict>
</array>
<key>CreationDate</key>
<real>577630789.86933196</real>
<key>ModificationDate</key>
<real>580386250.46864295</real>
<key>Name</key>
<string>Save to Notes (input)</string>
<key>Triggers</key>
<array>
<dict>
<key>FireType</key>
<string>Pressed</string>
<key>KeyCode</key>
<integer>12</integer>
<key>MacroTriggerType</key>
<string>HotKey</string>
<key>Modifiers</key>
<integer>0</integer>
</dict>
</array>
<key>UID</key>
<string>FE019C5B-27E5-4686-9DCA-C9E4C4B816B7</string>
</dict>
</array>
<key>Modifiers</key>
<integer>6400</integer>
<key>Name</key>
<string>Save text</string>
<key>PaletteUnderMouse</key>
<false/>
<key>Theme</key>
<dict>
<key>Size</key>
<integer>20</integer>
<key>Theme</key>
<string>Evening</string>
<key>UseDefaultInstead</key>
<false/>
<key>UseIcon</key>
<false/>
<key>UseTitle</key>
<false/>
<key>UseTrigger</key>
<true/>
</dict>
<key>ToggleMacroUID</key>
<string>7C3EA16D-DA47-42B7-B247-0173652F3F64</string>
<key>UID</key>
<string>9D7764EF-4481-4543-A629-2FFC3A9FFE4D</string>
</dict>
</array>
</plist>
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@maltsev maltsev commented May 24, 2019

To import the macro to Keyboard Maestro save it as Save to Notes (input).kmmacros and double-click the file.
After the import, you could configure the trigger hotkey.

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@maltsev maltsev commented May 24, 2019

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