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Smartpen Training

Livescribe Echo Smartpens 101

The tutorials videos on this page are recommended for all first time smartpen users. The videos will guide users through the basic features and functions of the smartpen, as well as provide information for downloading and using Echo Desktop to save, search, and organize notes.

Smartpen Features

Smartpen Settings

Take a moment to set the date and time on your smartpen.

Smartpen Status

Calculator Functions

Download Echo User Guide

Write and Record Audio

Use 3D Recording Headset

Alternative Headset Placement

Image of headphone placed under an open notebook with the smartpen laying on top of the notebook

You may also place your headset under your notebook.

Paper Replay Controls

Playback with Nav Plus

Annotating Notes

Install Livescribe Desktop

Download Echo Desktop,

Play Back Notes

Search Notes

Create Custom Notebooks

Manage Audio Sessions

Skill Building Workshops

Additional skill building workshops are available through Advising and Academic Support Center (AASC). The AASC offers free in person and online workshops for Boise State students to learn new strategies and enhance academic strategies. View AASC’s skill building workshops