Notability

Combine handwriting, photos and typing in a single note to bring your projects to life. Use a wide range of note-taking and sketching tools to capture every detail. You can even add and annotate PDFs in Notability. Zoom in on the specifics, or explore the big picture by combining sketches, outlines, and type. Experiment with different tools to create beautiful, hand-crafted notes and sketches. Continue to scale, rotate, and recolor your ideas and sketches until your notes are just how you want them. Once you're done, organize your notes with ease so you always know where to find what matters most. It’s the perfect place to create and organize work, school, and life's information!

Streamline Your Workflow

  • Quickly create and edit notes by dragging and dropping documents, photos, or audio recordings from the desktop

Search and Convert Handwritten Notes

  • Search for handwritten words from the Library and in the note view in any of 14 supported languages
  • Convert handwriting to text

Save Time with Multi-Note

  • Multi-Note lets you open multiple notes at once in new windows
  • Easily access your recently opened notes in the Recent Notes subject

Essential Features

  • Notability includes full-featured, left-aligned typing with a wide range of fonts, sizes, and colors.
  • Create outlines, interactive checklists, and text boxes
  • Fully express your artistic side with custom colors and match any color with the color dropper
  • Handwriting has been fine-tuned to be smooth and expressive using a trackpad or mouse
  • Ink can be scaled, transformed, rotated, nudged (with arrow keys), and restyled

Import and Share

  • Import PDFs, DOCs, PPTs, images, GIFs and other formats
  • Annotate imported pictures, lecture slides, and meeting agendas, or complete class assignments
  • Share notes via email, AirDrop, Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, OneDrive

Record and Playback Audio

  • Notes are automatically synced with audio recordings so during playback you can listen to what was happening as you wrote

Auto-Backup and iCloud Sync

  • Use iCloud to automatically sync your notes to Notability on iPad, iPhone, and Mac, or to retrieve previous versions of your notes
  • Use Auto-backup to send your notes to a cloud service for archiving or recovery. Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, and OneDrive are all supported