About the docs

Welcome to the SketchBook docs! Since there are a variety of SketchBook products, the structure of the help differs slightly. Choose from the list below, then check out the image and corresponding info to help you get the most out of the docs.


Windows 10

Windows 10 SketchBook docs

You’ll find elements common to every page.

  1. Use Search to find what you need faster and get back to SketchBook.
  2. Tap the tabs to find articles relating to that topic.
  3. Any feature not found in the free version of SketchBook is labelled as (Pro) and will state, “Exclusive to the subscription version“.
  4. Breadcrumbs appears for navigating topics.
  5. Another way to search for information. In Categories, tap the arrow to select a category to see all related articles. The newest posts are listed under Recent Posts.
  6. Tap blue content to access additional related content.
  7. Breadcrumbs appears for navigating topics.
  8. In the footer, you can do the following:
  • Quickly find trial, subscription, installation, account, update, or company information.
  • Use Search to find what you need faster and get back to SketchBook.
  • Links to find us on social media (tap the icons to share content with others), visit the blog, and access other versions of SketchBook help.

Since the actual body of a page will vary, check out these additional elements you might encounter:

NOTE and TIP 
These provide additional information.

Videos
When applicable, videos will be added to show how to use a tool or explain a concept. Whenever possible, links to tutorials will follow.


Desktop docs

SketchBook Desktop version docs

  1. Use search to find what you need faster and get back to SketchBook.
  2. Tap the tabs along the top for articles relating to that topic.
  3. Any feature not found in the free version of SketchBook is labelled as (Pro).
  4. To search by Category, tap a link in this section.
  5. Any feature not found in the free version of SketchBook will also state, “Exclusive to the subscription version“.
  6. Many topics contain videos specific to the topic.
    TIP When a tutorial is available that can take you to the next level, it has been included.
  7. For the latest posts, tap Recent Posts.
  8. Breadcrumbs appears for navigating topics.
  9. Tap these links for information on the trial, subscription, updates, account settings, contacting us, and copyrights/trademarks. There is also and additional search field and social media icons to find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, or Vimeo. Tap the blog link to access free brushes and so much more!

Mobile docs

Mobile version of the SketchBook docs

  1. Use search to find what you need faster and get back to SketchBook.
  2. Tap the tabs along the top for articles relating to that topic.
  3. Breadcrumbs appears for navigating topics.
  4. To search by Category or Archive, tap a link in this section.
  5. Any feature not found in the free version of SketchBook will state, “Exclusive to the subscription version. You will also see orange icons.
  6. Many topics contain videos specific to the topic.
    TIP When a tutorial is available that can take you to the next level, it has been included.
  7. Breadcrumbs appears for navigating topics.
  8. Tap these links for information on the trial, subscription, updates, account settings, contacting us, and copyrights/trademarks. There is also and additional search field and social media icons to find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, or Vimeo. Tap the blog link to access free brushes and so much more!