Close a notebook in OneNote for Mac

You can close any notebook that you’re no longer actively working in (for example, when a project is completed). Closing a notebook does not delete its content — it merely removes the name of the notebook from your list of recent notebooks.

Note: Closing a notebook does not automatically delete it. For more information, see Delete a notebook in OneNote for Mac.

Do the following:

  1. Click the Show Notebooks icon Show Notebooks button .

  2. In the list of notebooks, hold the Control key while clicking the name of the notebook you want to close.

  3. On the menu that appears, click Close This Notebook.

Tip: If necessary, you can reopen a closed notebook again at any time.

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