How To Extract Emails From an Evernote (ENEX XML) Export File Using GREP

James Burchill, Bestselling Author & Instructor

Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
3 Videos (14m)
    • Evernote Email Extraction Hack

    • Configuring your Evernote layout

    • Configuring the Evernote sidebar


About This Class

Here's how to export scanned notes from Evernote and using a cool software utility (Grep) easily extract the emails into a new text file.


Now, to the Grep command I promised you in the video. Here it is:

grep -E -o "\b[A-Za-z0-9._%+-][email protected][A-Za-z0-9.-]+\.[A-Za-z]{2,6}\b" file.txt

NOTE: You will need to run this from a command line interface and rep must be part of your core operating system.

* Want a free copy of my EVERNOTE EXPOSED book? Visit






Reviews (0)

James Burchill

Bestselling Author & Instructor

Quickly Simplifying Complexity

Hi, my name is James and I'm a fan of productivity and streamlining. I've been working in the technology and business world for more than a quarter of a century and during that time I've learned something very important about technology (hardware or software) and that's this ...

About 80-90% of what your "tech" can do isn't necessary for what you need to get done!

Put another way, most technology has a steep learning curve to...

See full profile