Select a portion of text with your mouse, and a menu will appear that allows you to choose a highlighting color. This will also cause a note-taking field to appear in the right-hand margin.

If you want to erase a highlight, select the text again and then choose white as your highlighting color. 

(Highlighting is not enabled for mobile devices like tablets and smartphones.)

An example of text highlighting, the highlight menu, and the notes field.

To view your highlights and notes in one place, click the Tools button in the upper right corner, and then click My Notes.

Arrows pointing to the expanded Tools menu and the My Notes option.

If you have any questions, click the Messenger button in the lower right corner. You can also contact us using the information below.

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