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Type in Nebo (Keyboard)

You can now easily switch between your Apple Pencil and your keyboard, and take your notes even faster. You will be able to:

  • Add text without using your Apple Pencil.
  • Edit existing text with the keyboard, whether it is handwritten or converted.
  • Select and copy/paste text in Nebo or to any other app.

Q) What is the keyboard?

You can now easily switch between your Apple Pencil and your keyboard, and take your notes even faster.
This means you can also modify and add text in Nebo without an Apple Pencil.

Q) How do I activate the keyboard?

You can select the icon "Keyboard" on the top of the menu and Nebo will pop up the soft-keyboard.

if you have a external Keyboard or Bluetooth keyboard, you can start typing when you will select the "Keyboard" icon. 

Q) Can I use the keyboard on all platforms?

The keyboard feature is available (iOS, Windows 10, Android or Chromebook).

Q) Can I add typed text in a Math, Diagram or Sketch object?

Keyboard is enabled in text blocks or empty lines only.

Q) Can I mix handwritten and typed text?

With two taps in a text block you can place a cursor and start typing. Handwritten and typed text are treated the same way and naturally exist together. All interactive ink gestures can be applied to your typed text. You can also continue to highlight, title, subtitle or color any of your text.

Mix keyboard and pen

Nebo ink gestures

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