Sync Mac Notes with iPhone

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    First, we'll open our Notes application
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    Click "Notes" at the top, then click "Accounts"
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    Make sure that the "Notes" check box is checked in the "iCloud" section
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    Now we need to make sure the same setting is enabled on the phone by pressing "Settings" and going to the iCloud section
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    Ensure that "Notes" is enabled
    Once we do this, we can create a new note on the computer to test it.
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    On the phone, we'll go back to the notes application and we'll see that the new note is now synced with the computer
    If we type something new on the phone, it will take a moment to sync, but we'll see that the new text has shown up on the computer as well.
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    This is how to sync the Notes application across your Mac and iPhone
    If you have any questions or comments, please leave them in the space below. Thank you.
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