OneNote on SharePoint: A quick guide for site admins

Hosting your organization’s OneNote notebooks in a SharePoint document library offers the advantages of organizing them in one location, and the flexibility to decide who can access them through setting permissions. The job of creating a library and configuring permissions usually falls on the shoulders of the SharePoint site administrator. This post shows you how to perform both tasks.


Using the new Office with touch

On Monday in San Francisco we took the wraps off of the new Office’s touch experience designed for Windows 8. We showed the new touch-optimized Windows 8-style app for OneNote, and we showed how we’ve touch-enabled Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and other apps on the desktop. The new Office is designed for a great experience whether you’re sitting on a couch with a tablet, or at a desk with a…


Recipes gone wild? Collect digital or scribbled ones in an OneNote cookbook

One of the oldest recipes ever to be discovered is a 4000-year-old beer formula recorded on a clay tablet. Those brew masters would envy the ways we catalog recipes today: a scrawled family recipe on an index card, bookmarked recipes from, or the batter-splattered page of your mom’s cookbook. But how the heck do you organize them so you can find one when it’s time to cook? It’s really easy.…


Webinar: 5 cool things about OneNote (that you probably didn’t know)

Our introductory webinar on OneNote was popular, but lots of you wanted to know more than the basics. In this week’s webinar, you’ll learn five cool things most users don’t know about. We will also go over a few basics for the beginners. We start at 9:15 am Pacific Time with a Q&A to follow. Click the link below or go to for more information on how to join…


OneNote Mobile for Android is now available worldwide

You asked, we listened. Today marks the exciting debut of OneNote Mobile for Android in over 20 international markets. With this release, OneNote Mobile is available across a variety of platforms, all of which let you effortlessly collect, find, use, and share your notes and ideas on the go. Read the full blog post to download OneNote Mobile to your Android phone and to get a first look at the…