Attaching a file

Just about anything can be attached to a note, including files, images and audio. You can even attach snapshots taken with your phone or desktop computer's camera.

What kinds of files might I put into Evernote?

How to attach a file

Both free and Premium subscribers can attach any type of file to a note. The only limitation is that attached files cannot increase the size of a note beyond the per-note size limit- 25 MB for free users and 100 MB for Premium users.

Mac and Windows Desktop

Find the file that you wish to attach, then drag and drop the file into:

Mobile devices


Open and edit attachments from inside a note

To open a file directly from Evernote, simply right-click (Windows) or CTRL-click (Mac) on the file within the note and choose Open.


Save an attachment from a note to your computer

If you'd like to save a file to your computer, you can right-click the file and choose Save As...