OneNote for Windows 10 - A Complete Guide - Beginner

2 Hours, 43 Minutes


Delivery Method

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Course Overview

This course is an introduction to, and in-depth look at OneNote for Windows. During the course, students will learn how OneNote can help them to organize their notes more efficiently, and allow them to access their content from anywhere. Students will also learn how to share the contents of their OneNote notebooks with others, and collaborate. 

Course Objectives

Introduction , Getting Started with OneNote , Managing Notebooks , Working with Containers , Working with Text Containers , Adding Advanced Content , Working with Drawing Tools , Organizing Notebooks , Using Advanced OneNote Features , Conclusion

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - Getting Started with OneNote

  • What Is OneNote for Windows?
  • Understanding the OneNote Environment
  • Navigating in OneNote
  • Changing Views in OneNote
  • Using Touch Gestures
  • Getting Help

3 - Managing Notebooks

  • Creating a Notebook
  • Creating Sections
  • Creating Pages
  • Opening an Existing Notebook

4 - Working with Containers

  • Adding a Text Container
  • Inserting an Image
  • Inserting Files
  • Working with Containers

5 - Working with Text Containers

  • Advanced Text Techniques
  • Formatting Text
  • Using the Built-In Styles
  • Working with Automatic Spell Check
  • Adding Date and Time
  • Inserting Tables

6 - Adding Advanced Content

  • Adding a Screen Clipping
  • Adding Web Content
  • Working with Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Recording Audio
  • Using Voice to Text Dictation
  • Translating Notes
  • Inserting an Online Video

7 - Working with Drawing Tools

  • Using the Drawing Tools
  • Creating a New Pen
  • Selecting Objects
  • Converting Ink to Type
  • Adding and Modifying Shapes
  • Converting Drawings to Shapes
  • Converting Ink or Text to Math
  • Graphing in OneNote
  • Working with the Ruler

8 - Organizing Notebooks

  • Using Tags
  • Creating Custom Tabs
  • Sending to OneNote from Outlook
  • Searching Content
  • Advanced Page Management
  • Advanced Section Management
  • Advanced Notebook Management

9 - Using Advanced OneNote Features

  • Using Immersive Reader
  • Sharing a Notebook
  • Syncing Notebooks
  • Exploring Printing Options
  • Using Print to OneNote

10 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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