How to Sync Fleeting Notes with Obsidian
Fleeting Notes is a separate network of notes outside of Obsidian. The goal of this plugin sync both these networks of notes into one! Below are step-by-step instructions on how to do this.
# Installation / Setup
Before you begin, you’ll need to create an account in the Fleeting Notes App. You can do this by navigating to the settings and registering.
Go to Settings > Community Plugin and turn off the “Restricted mode”. With this turned off, you can install the plugin to perform the sync.
Click “Browse” and search for “Fleeting Notes Sync”
Install the plugin and ensure you have it enabled
Once enabled click “Fleeting Notes Sync” under Plugin Options > Fleeting Notes Sync. Under here, fill in your username, password, and desired folder location to sync your notes.
(Optional) Adjust sync settings:
- Toggle the “Sync notes on startup”, to run the sync whenever Obsidian is opened.
- Change sync type to “Two-way sync” for bi-directional sync
- Adjust note template to your needs (Note: metadata is needed for sync)
Now open the command palette and run
Fleeting Notes: Pull All Notes from Fleeting Notes
Your notes will be synced with Fleeting Notes and you will get a notification!
# Next Steps
Now that you have your notes synced, see the 3 Ways to Process Fleeting Notes within Obidian