How to Use Sticky Notes on Windows 10

In this tutorial, we will explain how you can use Sticky Notes to write down notes on your Windows 10 desktop. After Windows 7 desktop gadgets have been removed and there is no easy way of getting Sticky Notes on your desktop, however, it’s still possible in Windows 10.

How to Use Sticky Notes on Windows 10

Sticky Notes itself is not removed in Windows 10 and can be started using a Run command or through the Start Menu. In this tutorial, we will show you how you can start Sticky Notes and make it sure it also starts when your computer does.

Method 1

1. Press the Windows and R key at the same time. Alternatively, you can right-click the Windows icon in the taskbar and choose Run.

2. Once the Run has started type the following in the text field “StikyNot.exe” then click on ok.

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Run Sticky Notes Windows 10

 

3. Sticky notes will now appear on your Desktop.

Method 2

1. Click on the search icon in your taskbar or open start and type Sticky Notes

2. Windows will now show Sticky Notes as a result, click on it.

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3. Sticky notes will now appear on your Desktop.

 

We hope this tutorial helped you on How to Start Sticky Notes on Windows 10. If you need more help with Sticky Notes or anything else than feel free to comment or to visit our forums. Thanks for reading on how to start sticky notes on Windows 10 at WindowsInstructed.

 

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Yuri Pustjens
Yuri Pustjens
2014, 2015 & 2016 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Windows Yuri specializes in troubleshooting (crash analysis and devices), system resource utilisation and system performance. He is also very interested in Customer Security. Yuri can be found as Windows Community Moderator and Wiki Author on Microsoft Answers and is active on different communities all across the web.

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