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Planning to do a lot of audio recording in OneNote? It's worth it to invest in a decent external microphone. This is the one I have.

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Dock OneNote to the Desktop

Want to dock OneNote to theDock OneNote 2010 to the side of the screen side of the screen? Click the "Dock" icon on the View tab of the ribbon or on the QAT. Want to move it to a different side of the screen? Just drag and drop!


Optimize OneNote Files

Looking to reduce the file size of your OneNote 2010 files? Go to File | Options | Save & Backup and click Optimize All Files Now.

Want to Print the Rule Lines in OneNote 2007?

This article explains how...

Search Wildcards

Want to search your notebook for ALL dates?  There's actually a wildcard that can do that!  In the search field type "DD" and OneNote will highlight all of the dates that appear in your selected scope (this page, this section, this notebook, etc.).  DD isn't the only wildcard, here are a couple of others:

  • TT: All times
  • NN: All numbers

Have a quick thought and want to jot it down quickly? 

Press Windows Key + N to get a side note. ALT+Windows Key + N if you're using Windows 8 or newer.

Other Tips: