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OneNote 2010 Essential Training

with David Rivers

Video: Creating new notebooks

If you're just starting out with OneNote, one of the first things you're going to do is create a brand-new notebook. Now it doesn't really matter if you have a notebook open when you go to do this. You can see in this case we're working with a couple of notebooks, our Office and our Home Projects notebooks. But maybe we need a third notebook. Well, in that case it's very simple. We just go to the Backstage View by clicking the File tab and click New. Now on the right-hand side, you can see we've got three options for where we are going to store this notebook. So right from the get-go, we can decide whether or not we're going to be sharing this notebook.
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  1. 2m 26s
    1. Welcome
      1m 21s
    2. Using the exercise files
      1m 5s
  2. 30m 27s
    1. What is OneNote?
      6m 20s
    2. Launching OneNote and touring the interface
      6m 55s
    3. Opening, closing, and saving notebooks
      4m 29s
    4. Creating new notebooks
      2m 4s
    5. Creating, moving, and deleting sections and pages
      4m 47s
    6. Working with sub-pages
      3m 51s
    7. Creating a note on a page
      2m 1s
  3. 34m 10s
    1. Working with unfiled notes
      4m 12s
    2. Copying and pasting content
      4m 14s
    3. Adding screen clippings
      2m 34s
    4. Adding audio and video files
      5m 24s
    5. Adding pictures
      3m 1s
    6. Recording audio and video
      4m 25s
    7. Adding files
      1m 45s
    8. Adding math equations to notes
      4m 14s
    9. Sending to OneNote
      4m 21s
  4. 17m 17s
    1. Formatting text
      3m 49s
    2. Using styles from the quick gallery
      2m 14s
    3. Using bullets and numbering
      4m 8s
    4. Checking spelling
      7m 6s
  5. 29m 51s
    1. Organizing the user interface
      5m 20s
    2. Creating new windows
      2m 33s
    3. Searching a notebook
      3m 39s
    4. Creating links to pages with wiki linking
      2m 42s
    5. Tagging notes
      7m 40s
    6. Working with sections
      4m 26s
    7. Using section groups
      3m 31s
  6. 8m 14s
    1. Inserting Outlook meetings
      2m 38s
    2. Sending page information by email
      1m 39s
    3. Working with Outlook tasks
      3m 57s
  7. 15m 19s
    1. Creating a table
      3m 47s
    2. Working with rows and columns
      3m 21s
    3. Formatting tables and data
      5m 45s
    4. Moving tables and data
      2m 26s
  8. 11m 53s
    1. Working in Pen mode
      5m 29s
    2. Manipulating written notes and drawings
      4m 39s
    3. Converting handwriting to type
      1m 45s
  9. 12m 18s
    1. Using templates
      5m 44s
    2. Saving as a template
      2m 52s
    3. Choosing a default template
      3m 42s
  10. 10m 47s
    1. Setting paper size and margins
      4m 46s
    2. Changing page background options
      2m 53s
    3. Adding a background graphic
      3m 8s
  11. 8m 15s
    1. Printing notes and selections
      4m 57s
    2. Modifying print options
      3m 18s
  12. 27m 48s
    1. Saving to other formats
      4m 20s
    2. Saving OneNote content to PDF or XPS
      4m 19s
    3. Creating a shared notebook
      4m 24s
    4. Inviting others and syncing notebooks
      4m 18s
    5. Sending pages in various formats
      3m 1s
    6. Sharing notebooks on the web
      7m 26s
  13. 10m 5s
    1. Knowing who wrote what with author indicators
      3m 27s
    2. Locating newly added content with highlighting
      3m 2s
    3. Seeing past versions quickly with versioning
      3m 36s
  14. 13m 8s
    1. Automatically linking your notes to what you're viewing
      6m 22s
    2. Using the Research pane
      3m 54s
    3. Translating text with the Mini Translator
      2m 52s
  15. 18m 2s
    1. Setting display options
      6m 27s
    2. Changing email options
      4m 37s
    3. Protecting passwords
      4m 1s
    4. Setting backup options
      2m 57s
  16. 18s
    1. Goodbye
      18s

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OneNote 2010 Essential Training
4h 10m Beginner Jun 29, 2010

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In OneNote 2010 Essential Training, instructor David Rivers demonstrates how OneNote can be used to take notes, organize thoughts, do research, and collaborate with others on projects. This course shows how to quickly add rich content to notebooks, format the content with OneNote's new formatting and styles capabilities, organize information to suit individual needs, and retrieve information effectively. It also shows how to take advantage of the robust OneNote 2010 sharing and collaboration features like Outlook integration, change highlighting and page versioning, wiki-style linking, and the OneNote web applications. Exercise files accompany the course.

Topics include:
  • Adding content to notes, including screen clippings, images, audio, and video
  • Searching notebooks
  • Tagging notes
  • Organizing information in notebook sections
  • Working with Outlook events and tasks
  • Creating tables
  • Converting handwriting to typed text
  • Using templates
  • Printing notes and selections
  • Sharing and syncing notebooks
Subjects:
Business Productivity Note Taking
Software:
OneNote
Author:
David Rivers

Creating new notebooks

If you're just starting out with OneNote, one of the first things you're going to do is create a brand-new notebook. Now it doesn't really matter if you have a notebook open when you go to do this. You can see in this case we're working with a couple of notebooks, our Office and our Home Projects notebooks. But maybe we need a third notebook. Well, in that case it's very simple. We just go to the Backstage View by clicking the File tab and click New. Now on the right-hand side, you can see we've got three options for where we are going to store this notebook. So right from the get-go, we can decide whether or not we're going to be sharing this notebook.

A couple of different options include sharing it via the Web. So people can actually use their browsers to access the notebooks. Or you might be storing it somewhere on a network. When you click Network, you are going to need to name your notebook as well as choose a location, and it has to be a network location where other people have access to that notebook. What if it's just for your own personal use? You might select My Computer. In this case, you choose a name and your location. This time it's not necessarily a network location. It can be anywhere such as your Documents.

So let's just choose My Computer and in the Name field we will just click there and we will type in the name of our new notebook. So let's say we have a project on the go for the User Conference for the year 2010. That might be a good name for our notebook. Once we've got it typed in, you can choose your location and there is a default location for new notebooks. That's what appears in the Location field. All I have to do now is click Create Notebook. And you'll notice we have a third notebook that's been open, and it's the one that's currently available to us in the open position.

You can see the icon looks a little bit different for this notebook. It's open while the other two are closed up. You are presented with a brand-new section. It's blank and if we look over at the page tabs on the right-hand side, you can see there is one new untitled page ready for you to type in the title at the very top. So the next step in the process of creating a new notebook, of course, will be creating the new sections, pages, and even subpages in your notebook.

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