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What’s new and improved in OneNote (Sep 2017) feature update

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Microsoft has released a yet another feature-rich monthly update for OneNote app users on Windows 10 PC and Mobile.

In case you are wondering what’s new in latest OneNote update for the month of September 2017 (Version 17.8568.5756), we are here tell you in detail. Just in case you do not see any update in Windows Store, be sure to check back soon as these features are being made available to users on a gradual basis.

Convert handwriting to text

Take quick handwritten notes, and later convert them to text to align with the rest of your content. It’ll even preserve the size and color of your ink, as well as highlights and effects! On the Draw tab, click the Lasso Select button. Drag a circle around the text you want to convert, then click Ink to Text.

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Shows written words, the Ink to Text button, and the converted text words.

More dazzling ink effects

Note: This feature is only available if you have an Office 365 subscription. If you are an Office 365 subscriber, make sure you have the latest version of Office.

Grab a pen on the Drawing tab and try out lava, ocean, bronze, and rose gold. Make your notes sparkle!

Shows four ink swatches, lava, ocean, bronze, and rose gold.

More graph features

Note: This feature is only available if you have an Office 365 subscription. If you are an Office 365 subscriber, make sure you have the latest version of Office.

In addition to graphing your function, OneNote can now calculate its key features — such as minima, maxima, or axes intercepts.

Shows graph intercept properties

Revisit recent pages

Use the new Forward and Back arrows above the Home tab to navigate through the note pages you’ve already visited.

Shows visited pages arrows above the Home tab.

Link to a specific paragraph

Create a link to a specific paragraph and jump to that content. It’s a great way to make a quick table of contents at the top of a long page of notes, or copy the link and paste it in an email to help others find the specific content you want them to see.

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Shows note with Table of Contents and a contextual menu showing a link being copied.

Copy a hyperlink

Right-click a hyperlink in your notes and copy the link to use in other places.

Shows a hyperlink selected and being copied to a new location

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