# QOwnNotes Scripting

A QOwnNotes script is mostly JavaScript in Qt QML files (opens new window).

import QtQml 2.0
import QOwnNotesTypes 1.0

Script {
    /**
        * Will be run when the scripting engine initializes
        */
    function init() {
        script.log("Hello world!");
    }
}
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You can place those QML files anywhere you like and add use them in QOwnNotes by adding them in the Scripting settings.

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Take a look at the example scripts (opens new window) to get started fast.

In the Scripting settings you can also install scripts directly from the Script repository (opens new window).

For issues, questions or feature requests for scripts from the Script repository please open an issue on the QOwnNotes script repository issue page (opens new window).

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If you want to propose a script for the Script repository please follow the instructions at QOwnNotes script repository (opens new window).

If you need access to a certain functionality in QOwnNotes or have questions or ideas please open an issue on the QOwnNotes issue page (opens new window).

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For logging you can use the script.log() command to log to the log widget.