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Section Groups

How to Add Section Groups in OneNote

Section Groups

You can use section groups in OneNote to further organize sections. They allow you to group multiple, related sections together.

Add a Section Group

  1. Right-click in the blank space next to the current sections.
  2. Select New Section Group.
    Add a Section

    The group appears over on the right and you can just start typing to name it.

  3. Type a name for the group.
    Add a Section

Add a Section to a Group

  1. Click a section tab and drag it over the section group.
    Add a Section to a Group
  2. Click the section group.
    Add a Section to a Group

    You know you are in a section group because the name appears below the notebook name to the left of the section tabs.

  3. Click the Navigate to the parent section group button.
    Add a Section to a Group

Delete a Section Group

If you decide you no longer need your tabs grouped in a separate section, you can delete the section group.

  1. Navigate to the section group.
    Delete a Section Group
  2. Right-click any sections you want to keep.
  3. Select Move or Copy.
    Delete a Section Group
  4. Choose where to move the section.
  5. Click Move or Copy.
    Delete a Section Group

    Once everything you still need is moved out of the section group, it can be deleted.

  6. Right-click the section group.
  7. Select Delete.
  8. Click Yes.
    Delete a Section Group

The section group is deleted.

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