OneNote is a digital notepad that allows users to capture thoughts, ideas, and discoveries while simplifying overwhelming planning moments in their lives. With OneNote, users can plan events, save inspiration, and track important errands. It offers features such as writing memos, creating digital sketchbooks, and saving notes on mobile devices.
The app allows users to sync their notes via OneDrive, making them accessible anytime and anywhere across all devices. By signing in with a Microsoft Account, users can access the complete Microsoft Office experience, including note-taking, idea sharing, organization, and collaboration.
OneNote enables users to capture various types of content, such as saving pictures of whiteboards, photos, and printed documents using Office Lens. It provides powerful organizational tools for efficient note management, as well as quick access to recent notes and the ability to secure them with a password or touch ID.
The app also offers a sticky notes feature for quick thoughts and ideas, which can be synced across devices. Users can save their notes to the cloud (OneDrive, OneDrive for Business, and SharePoint) and collaborate with others in a shared notepad.
iPad users can enjoy additional features such as writing and Drawing with various pen colors and settings, using a stylus or touchscreen. OneNote automatically converts hand-drawn shapes into crisp polygons and circles with its "Convert to Shapes" mode.
OneNote is available for free on iPhone and many other devices. Monthly Microsoft 365 subscriptions can be purchased from the app and will be charged to the user's App Store account. Users can manage their subscriptions in the App Store account settings.
It's important to note that the app is subject to a separate privacy statement and terms and conditions set either by Microsoft or a third-party app publisher. Data provided through the app may be accessible to Microsoft or the app publisher and may be processed in the United States or other countries where Microsoft or the app publisher and their affiliates or service providers operate.
Users are encouraged to refer to the Microsoft Software License Terms for Microsoft 365 and agree to the terms and conditions before installing the app.