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How To Guide for publishing 2010 PowerToys to the Ribbon. Malte Ahrens has posted a nice step-by-step guide on how to integrate your OneNote 2010 “Add-in” (the official name) into the Ribbon with big icons and not stuck on the Add-Ins Tab. Plenty of screen shots and detailed instructions will have you creating a nice packaged install with a pretty icon for your OneNote PowerToys. (Then you can send me an email and I’ll publish/promote it here!) - VS2008 and VS2010 tested. Source code available.

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OneNote Templates to Help Your Projects Run Smoothly written by: Ronda Bowen • edited by: Jean Scheid • updated: 9/28/2011 If you've been trying to figure out how best to organize your project notes, you may wish to take a peak at Microsoft OneNote. While this program might seem to be somewhat light on project management capabilities, using the right templates for the program can make it quite a valuable tool for you. Is OneNote a PM Tool?OneNote can be a great addition to the project manager's toolbox, but figuring out how to optimize the program for use in project management can be a bit daunting.That's where having OneNote templates you know you can count on come in handy. You don't have to be creative, you don't have to spend time searching for the right thing to use for your project needs.

Cool examples of teachers using OneNote in education - OneNote and Education I wanted to use this entry as an opportunity to point out examples of some cool things being done with OneNote and education. These examples come from both people I've been emailing with or just blogs I've seen. Each example shows a creative use of OneNote by a teacher using OneNote in a more advanced way than just "note-taking". How have you using OneNote education? Feel free to send me a mail and share or leave a comment.

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Collaboration made easy with SkyDrive and OneNote Access, edit, and review your stored OneNote Notebooks simultaneously with collaborators, or independently from any desktop PC. Now that we've discussed the basics of using Microsoft OneNote for Windows let's move on to the OneNote Web app that is part of Microsoft's SkyDrive suite. Using SkyDrive, you can access, edit, and review your stored OneNote Notebooks simultaneously with collaborators, or independently from any desktop PC and some mobile web browsers, virtually anywhere. You can access SkyDrive at Those with existing Microsoft online accounts should already have a SkyDrive. Those without will need to create an account. For this article, we'll limit ourselves to discussion of the SkyDrive OneNote features.

Leverage OneNote for better organizational collaboration Learning how to leverage the local and cloud-based features of OneNote can give you a significant organizational edge. With OneNote installed you'll notice a OneNote button in the Home tab on the Ribbon in Outlook 2010. With an email highlighted, you can click this button and the "Select Location in OneNote" dialog window will appear. This allows you to send important messages into the OneNote notebook of your choice. Search results for onenote - Templates <div class="cdOLblEmRed cdSearchResultsMargin">Warning: This site requires the use of scripts, which your browser does not currently allow. <a href=" how to enable scripts.</a><br/></div> All Products

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