How to set the default action for the OneNote tray icon

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When you double-click on the OneNote taskbar icon it will automatically Open a New Side Note.

This article will teach you how to set the default action for the OneNote taskbar action.
  • Right-click on the OneNote icon.
  • Click on Options > OneNote Icon Defaults.
  • Select the default action:
    • Open New Side Note.
    • Open OneNote.
    • Start Recording Audio.
    • Create Screen Clipping.
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