Change the color of notebooks and sections

This version of OneNote doesn’t include all of the formatting features available in other version of OneNote.

You can change page color, but to change other colors, do the following:

To change notebook color, use OneNote for Windows

  • In OneNote 2016 for Windows, click File and then open the Settings > Properties for your notebook. Choose your notebook color from the dropdown.

  • In OneNote for Windows 10, right-click the notebook in the notebook list and choose Notebook Color.

To change section color, use OneNote for Mac or OneNote for Windows

  • Right-click the section in the section list, and choose Section Color.

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