Quick start Apple Notes on your iPad

Locked iPad

When your iPad is locked, simply tap on the screen to start taking notes. For this to work, make sure you turn on the feature in Settings > Notes > Access Notes from Lock Screen. If your iPad has a Home Button, press the power button to wake it then tap the screen with your Apple Pencil.

From any app

An iPad GIF show how to open a Quick Note.

Swipe diagonally from the bottom right corner of your iPad.

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