Creating & Enhancing Notes in OneNote Windows 10

OneNote Windows 10    |    Beginner
  • 10 videos | 33m 9s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
Notes in OneNote for Windows 10 are easy to create, and can be customized to be more effective. In this 10-video course, learners will explore different ways to create and apply different formats to notes, and how to customize notes with bullets, lists, and special characters. First, learn how to create, edit, and remove notes. Then explore the dictate tool, which allows you to create notes even more quickly. This leads into learning how to format notes, customize the appearance of the text to improve their appearance, and apply colors, which makes text stand out. Explore how to create bullet and number lists, which adds structure to lists in your notebook page, and are useful for creating sublists and inserting additional levels. Learn how to break large blocks of text on a page by formatting paragraphs; insert special characters using the Symbols menu, and also learn how to use the Maths tool to insert equations and solutions. Conclude the course by focusing on using spell checker and discovering how to annotate a page.


  • Create notes
    Use the dictate tool
    Customize the appearance of the text
    Make text stand out using colors
    List items using bullet points and numbers
  • Format paragraphs
    Insert and format specific symbols
    Insert equations and solutions
    Check notes for spelling mistakes
    Annotate a page


  • 3m 31s
    OneNote allows you to add notes to the pages of your notebooks to help you stay organized or note down ideas during a meeting. This video will show you how to create, edit and remove notes. FREE ACCESS
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    Another way to create notes is to use the dictate tool. This will allow you to create notes quickly even if you don't have a keyboard, are using a foreign keyboard or simply want to save time. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Formatting your notes in OneNote Windows 10
    3m 53s
    Once you've written your notes, it is a good idea to improve their appearance. Use OneNote's formatting tools to change the font, make text larger or smaller, and even add effects to your notes. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Applying colors in OneNote Windows 10
    3m 50s
    Some notes are more important than others and need to stand out. This video will show you how to highlight text or change the font color to improve the appearance of your text. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Creating bullet & number lists in OneNote Windows 10
    3m 39s
    If you want to add structure to a list in your notebook page, you can use the numbering or bullet list tools. These tools are also very useful for creating sublists and inserting additional levels. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Formatting paragraphs in OneNote Windows 10
    2m 28s
    If you have large text blocks on your page, you can break them up by creating paragraphs. You can also indent paragraphs and use the alignment tools to give your text structure in your notes. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Inserting special characters in OneNote Windows 10
    2m 47s
    The symbols menu is particularly useful for inserting a special character that is not available on your keyboard. This video will show you how to insert and edit symbols in your notes. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Inserting and solving equations in OneNote Windows 10
    3m 36s
    If you have a mathematical equation to add to your notebook, you can use the Maths tool once it is written to find the solution to the equation and even generate a practice quiz. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Spell-checking your notes in OneNote Windows 10
    3m 5s
    Before sharing your notes, it is a good idea to check them for any spelling mistakes. OneNote for Windows 10 includes a quick tool for correcting mistakes or adding words to the dictionary. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Writing notes manually in OneNote Windows 10
    4m 5s
    Having a stylus connected to your device offers a wealth of useful tools in OneNote for Windows 10. You can use your stylus or your mouse to annotate your notes and add ink elements to your notebooks, that you can always convert into text or identified shapes. FREE ACCESS


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