Tips for Getting Started

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Changing Tools

Use your toolbox to create a text box, draw or write with then pen, insert shapes, and more.

Learn how to use the pen tool by viewing the video tutorial.

Reset Your Page

Use the "Reset Page" tool to clear all annotations and changes.

For more ways to delete objects, view this tutorial.

Desktop Annotate

Use the "Desktop Annotate" tool to interact with anything on your computer screen. You may want to use this tool to highlight or underline text from an article or story.

This YouTube video will help you learn how to use the Desktop Annotate feature.


Use the camera to grab and insert pictures into your flipcharts.

Learn more about the camera tool by viewing this short video tutorial.

View Browsers

Go to "View" and select "Browsers" to see all of your pages, find backgrounds, templates, resources, and more.

This short video will show you how to find backgrounds using the resource browser.

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