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MarginNote 3 is here.

MarginNote Essential


MarginNote Pro


Mobile App (iOS)


MarginNote 3


MarginNote 3

Essential Features
Free (iOS)

Unlimited Notes

Up to 200 notes and 50 notes per book

Split Views

Up to 5 trials

Merge notebooks

Drag & Drop(Drag & Drop content to outline & mindmaps

Export Backups & PDF

Up to 5 trials

Export to Word

Up to 5 trials

Export mindmap to MindManager

Up to 5 trials

Export outline to OmniOutliner

Up to 5 trials

Export flashcards to Anki

Up to 5 trials

Export to Evernote

Up to 5 trials

Export RTF for DEVONthink

WebDAV (Upcoming)

In-app purchase

External folders (Upcoming)

What's new in MarginNote 3

  • New and Clean UI Completely redesigned
  • Improved performance and Running more smoothly
  • Support both Document Reading mode & Study Reading mode.
  • Excerpts & Note-taking
  • Enhanced Handwriting & apple-pencil support.
  • Support TextBox on PDF.
  • Support direct text-typing & sketching when editing note cards.
  • Support Auto OCR when excerpting on scanned PDFs.
  • Emphasis & Cloze
  • Support direct emphasis in powerful Emphasis mode both on PDF or Outline.
  • Support auto convert emphasis to Cloze in CardDeck.
  • Support creating Image-Occlusion flashcards.
  • Multi-Documents
  • Support both document tabs & split views to switch between documents.
  • Outline
  • Improved search and displaying keywords in results.
  • Improved styles.
  • Mindmap
  • Support new brach display mode: Framework.
  • Auto grouping new excerpts by Document Table of Contents.
  • Swipe/Drag gestures to slide in/out Outline & Documents in Study mode.
  • Enhanced grouped cut/paste, drag to merge,.. etc.
  • CardDeck
  • View Flashcards in MindMap mode and Document mode.
  • Enhanced Anki Export: Card styles, Image occlusions, Cloze
  • Enhanced Research web browser.
  • iCloud Sync
  • Fixed several design issue in previous versions.
  • More stable & improved performance.
  • Categories
  • Separate categories for Document, Study and Review.
  • Trash
  • Recover data from Trash and make data more safe.
  • Free Trial
  • 14-days free trial

60 % off when you upgrade from MarginNote 2

Learn more in our community forum.

MarginNote 3 is also available on Setapp, the subscription service for Mac apps. This Setapp subscription will activate MarginNote 3  on your Mac and Mac version only. iOS version requires stand-alone purchase directly from the AppStore.

Not ready for MarginNote 3?

You can access the previous version of MarginNote.

MarginNote 2

Discount Program

Students and Educators

We are pleased to offer an educational discount of MarginNote to students, faculty and staff members of institutions. Please send us an email to with a mail ID ending with your school/university’s official mail address.

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Volume Licensing

MarginNote offers discounted volume licenses to business and education clients.If you want to purchase MarginNote in volume, please send an email to for more details.