OneNote Supports Pencil – How to Connect

OneNote MacPaper 3 icon

Microsoft OneNote now supports the Pencil Stylus by Fifty Three. In order to use the stylus, you have to pair it with the app. Here’s how…

To use the Pencil stylus with OneNote, perform the following steps:

  1. Open OneNote on your iPad
  2. Tap on Draw
  3. Tap the Hand With Stylus icon on the far right
  4. Tap Pencil By Fifty Three
  5. Press your Pencil to the pairing spot.

Pencil with OneNote

Once you connect Pencil, you can draw after selecting a pen. If you hold your pencil at an angle, the mark will be a little thicker. The eraser end words as well to erase marks made.

OneNote works with other stylus devices as well. Simply tap on other stylus and tap on the icon showing how you hold a pen. This will help eliminate unintentional palm input.


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