Insert online videos into OneNote 2016 for Windows

OneNote 2016 has the ability to embed videos right into a page. Adding videos makes organizing your notebooks even better, and is great if you're creating interactive notebooks to share with others. You can embed videos from a variety of sources, with more options on the way.

To add a video in OneNote, do the following:

  1. Copy the video link from your video source.

  2. On the page where you'd like to add the video, click Insert > Online Video.

    Screenshot of how to insert an embedded video into OneNote 2016.

  3. Paste the link into the Video address field, and click OK.

Note: If this feature does not appear to be available, please be sure to install the latest Office updates on your computer and then restart OneNote 2016 for Windows.

Supported video sites

OneNote 2016 currently supports embedding video content from the following video sites:

  • Dailymotion

  • Office Mix

  • Sway

  • Vimeo

  • Vine

  • YouTube

Please check back periodically to see when additional sites may have been added.

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