Microsoft today updated its OneNote application to variation 2.9. The refresh includes handwriting assistance as well as optical personality acknowledgment (Optical Character Recognition). The handwriting feature enables users to use their iPad to take down, highlight as well as color-code notes, sketch or just doodle. Users could simply tap the new Draw tab to access the brand-new handwriting option that includes 3 electronic writing devices (pen, marker, or highlighter), four timeless pen shades and a color wheel for an added 16 shades. The OneNote app likewise now showcases stylus pen assistance with palm rejection.

Microsoft OneNote for iPad, mobile phone

OCR enables individuals to browse for checked papers or graphics with text within any sort of version of OneNote. If you check a receipt into OneNote using the online version you will certainly after that be able to look for it later on using your iPad. Microsoft states any picture will certainly ‘start turning up in search engine result usually within a couple of minutes’ of being included. OCR can likewise identify ‘published text in many languages,’ according to the main Office Blog.

Microsoft OneNote for iPad is offered free of cost on the App Store. It sustains all iPad models running iOS 7.1 or later.