How To Move A Onenote Notebook To Onedrive

OneNote serves as an effective means for note-taking and organization. However, there may be instances when you find the necessity to relocate your notebook. This guide will walk you through the steps needed to transfer a OneNote notebook over to OneDrive.

Step 1: Open OneNote

To begin, open OneNote and navigate to the notebook that you want to move. Once you have opened the notebook, click on the “File” tab in the top left corner of the screen.

Step 2: Select “Move to Another Location”

In the drop-down menu, select “Move to Another Location”. This will open a dialog box where you can choose the new location for your notebook.

Step 3: Choose OneDrive as the New Location

In the dialog box, click on the drop-down menu and select “OneDrive”. This will move your notebook to your OneDrive account. You can also choose a specific folder within OneDrive if you prefer.

Step 4: Click “Move”

Once you have selected the new location, click on the “Move” button. This will begin the process of moving your notebook to OneDrive. Depending on the size of your notebook and the speed of your internet connection, this may take some time.

Step 5: Wait for the Move to Complete

While the move is in progress, you can continue using OneNote as usual. However, you will not be able to access the notebook that you are moving until the process is complete.

Step 6: Access Your Notebook on OneDrive

Once the move is complete, you can access your notebook on OneDrive by opening the OneNote app and navigating to the “Open” tab. From there, select “OneDrive” and find your notebook in the list of available files.

Step 7: Edit Your Notebook

Now that your notebook is on OneDrive, you can edit it just like any other OneNote notebook. You can add new pages, create tags, and organize your notes in whatever way works best for you.


Moving a OneNote notebook to OneDrive is a simple process that can help you keep your notes organized and easily accessible. By following the steps outlined in this article, you can quickly and easily move your notebook to OneDrive and start using it right away.