How do I backup OneNote Windows 10 (to hard drive)?

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    How do I backup OneNote Windows 10 (to hard drive)?

    When I hunt for how to do a backup, I only get instructions that apply to older versions of OneNote. Is there no way to backup data on Windows 10 version?
    Thanks. Robin
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    Hi @lrobinx welcome to the forums.
    If you are using the desktop version(as opposed to the UWP app), you will find the backups in your user folder:
    C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\OneNote\16.0(or which ever version you need to view, I have versions 15.0 and 16.0)\Backup
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    If you need to view this folder often, one of the great things in Win10 is, you can pin it to either the Start, or to Quick Access in File Explorer.
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    Backup options are here:
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    You need to use the same tool like in MS Outlook
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