You're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to use S Note to edit handwritten notes on the Samsung Note 10.1.
Make sure your device is unlocked.
You should be on the home screen.
Once you are on the home screen, locate and tap on the application folder.
The icon for the application folder is in the lower right-hand corner. It is a grid with white squares.
Locate and tap the S Note icon by scrolling left and right in the application folder.
The S Note icon is a red box with an "S" inside of it. A blank template will be opened, where notes can be created.
Now, remove the S Pen.
The S Pen is located in the upper right-hand corner of the device behind the screen. You will find a notch that you can take advantage of to pull the S Pen out of its case. If your sound is turned on, you should hear a click when the S Pen is removed.
Tap on the pencil icon to open the "Pen settings" menu.
It is in the upper left-hand corner of the screen, where you can find a toolbar with different tools that you can use.
At the top, you can tap on the instrument you would like to use.
Adjust the thickness of the pen by dragging the scroller to the left or right.
At the bottom of this menu, you can tap on a color.
Once you've made your selections, tap on the "X" in the top-right corner of "Pen settings" to close the menu.
Begin writing by drawing the letters on the screen using the S Pen.
For this tutorial, let's write "VisiHow".
To edit this text, we need to tap on "Selection mode".
It is the fourth option in the left corner of the toolbar.
In "Selection mode", draw a box around your text until it is selected.
Then, lift the S Pen to view your text box. You will see a menu under the selected text with the following options: "Properties", "Transform into", "Cut", "Copy", and "Delete". For this tutorial, let's transform the handwritten note into text.
Tap on "Transform into".
It is the second option from the left in the menu. This will bring up a new list of options. You can transform the text into "Refined shape", "Formula", "Text", and "Refined shape and text".
You may choose a different language when transforming your text.
For that, tap on the language drop-down menu in the upper-right corner of this window.
When your note has been converted, you can move it around the screen by clicking and dragging the selection to a new location on the document.
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Video: Convert Handwriting to Text in S Note on a Samsung Note 10.1
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