Introduction to OneNote

OneNote is a virtual notebook that proactively saves and syncs your notes whilst you work. It can be used for the following purposes: Recording information in your notebook or transferring it from other apps or webpages. Taking handwritten notes or sketching your ideas. Using highlighting and tags for simple follow-up. Sharing notebooks to co-operate withContinue reading “Introduction to OneNote”

Check out, check in, or discard changes to files in a library

Applies to: Excel for Office 365, Excel 2019, SharePoint Online, Excel 2016, SharePoint Server 2016, SharePoint Server 2013, SharePoint Server 2010. If you want to apply changes to a file on a site and you want to guarantee that no one else can alter it, check out the file. Once you have the file checkedContinue reading “Check out, check in, or discard changes to files in a library”

Find my lost notes

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10, OneNote 2016, OneNote 2013, OneNote for Mac, Office for business, OneNote for iOS. If you are struggling to find some of your OneNote notes, it doesn’t mean they’re erased. Notes can turn up in one of numerous locations. OneNote 2016 To learn more, see What’s the difference between OneNoteContinue reading “Find my lost notes”

Where’s OneNote 2016 in the Microsoft Store?

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10, OneNote 2016. Microsoft Office 365 in the Microsoft Store accompanies OneNote for Windows 10. This new app is quicker, more user friendly, and more accessible than previously, and it’s frequently enhanced with innovative features. If you’ve downloaded Office from the Store and are searching for OneNote 2016, please referContinue reading “Where’s OneNote 2016 in the Microsoft Store?”

Why doesn’t the screen clipping tool work anymore?

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10, OneNote 2016, OneNote 2013, OneNote for the web. As software advances, often keyboard shortcuts adjust. OneNote’s keyboard shortcut for screen clippings has modified with updates to the Windows operating system. Now, with the Windows 10 Creators Update, we have another change. Windows+Shift+S still obtains your screen, but rather thanContinue reading “Why doesn’t the screen clipping tool work anymore?”

Resolve the 0xE0000007 error (“We ran into a problem syncing your notebook”) in OneNote

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10, OneNote 2016, OneNote for Mac, OneNote for iOS, OneNote for Android phones. Last updated: November 13, 2017. Issue When intending to sync changes to any notebook in Microsoft OneNote for Windows 10, OneNote 2016, OneNote for Mac, OneNote for iOS (iPad and iPhone), or OneNote for Android, the followingContinue reading “Resolve the 0xE0000007 error (“We ran into a problem syncing your notebook”) in OneNote”

Troubleshoot errors in OneNote for Windows 10

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10. This article has troubleshooting tips about possible errors you could experience whilst using OneNote for Windows 10. Errors when opening OneNote notebooks Here are some actions to try when you’re encountering general errors while attempting to open and sync your shared notebooks. How do I open notebooks created inContinue reading “Troubleshoot errors in OneNote for Windows 10”

Tips for searching notes

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10, OneNote 2016, OneNote 2013, OneNote 2010, OneNote for Mac, OneNote 2007, OneNote for the web, OneNote for iOS, OneNote for Android phones. For more favourable results when searching notes, remember the following tips: Use uppercase and lowercase letters interchangeably – Searching in OneNote is not case sensitive. For instance, if youContinue reading “Tips for searching notes”

Notebook storage options in OneNote for Windows 10

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10. OneNote for Windows 10 automatically stores your notebooks in the cloud — either on OneDrive or on SharePoint. OneDrive is a free cloud-based storage option that’s ideal for personal use, while SharePoint is usually used in larger companies. Whenever you design a new notebook with OneNote for Windows 10,Continue reading “Notebook storage options in OneNote for Windows 10”

Replay ink strokes in OneNote for Windows 10

Applies to: OneNote for Windows 10. After inserting drawings, sketches, and handwritten notes on any page in OneNote for Windows 10, you can swiftly rewind and replay each ink stroke conveniently, showing others how your ideas developed conceptually. Note: This feature is only available if you have an Office 365 subscription. If you are an OfficeContinue reading “Replay ink strokes in OneNote for Windows 10”