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Draw and sketch

Draw and sketch

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Draw or sketch in OneNote to bring your notes to life.

Draw in your notebook

  1. Select Draw and select a Pen, Pencil, or Highlighter to use.

  2. Once you've selected what you want, select the downward-facing arrow.

  3. Select the pen's thickness.

  4. Select a color, or select More Colors to find a custom hue.

Turn off drawing mode

  • To cancel drawing mode, press Esc.

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Basic tasks in OneNote for Windows 10

Write notes and draw in OneNote for Windows 10

Draw or sketch in OneNote to bring your notes to life.

To get started, select Draw and choose a Pen, Pencil, or Highlighter to use.

Select a Pen for now, and then select the downward-facing arrow.

Here you can increase or decrease the pen's thickness.

Choose a color …

and if you don't see the color you want, select More Colors to find a custom hue.

Now you can draw, sketch, or write with color in your notebook!

And if you’d like to cancel drawing mode, press Esc.

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