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How do I highlight and take notes?
How do I highlight and take notes?

Instructions for using the webtext’s built-in annotation tools

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Written by Tamina
Updated over a week ago

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.)

You can also use this feature to copy the text that is highlighted.

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

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

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