Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Stickies will not run

04 Mar 2014   #1
dogperson

windows 7
 
 
Stickies will not run

I have downloaded software for stikies_setup_7.1e (1).exe but am unable to actually install the program from this file Stickies does show up in my program list, and appears on my task list, but nothing happens when I click on the task list icon either.

I feel silly asking this question - it seems so elementary but I'm really stuck.

Can anyone help?

Thank tou,


My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Mar 2014   #2
Kari

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center
 
 

Hi Dogperson, welcome to the Seven Forums.

You can add a new note in two ways, by double click or right click. The third way, pressing CTRL + N, does not work at least on the PC I just installed Stickies to test it.

1. Double click the icon in Notification area:
Name:  2014-03-04_21h35_17.png
Views: 5
Size:  98.8 KB
2. Right click the icon in notification area, select New Sticky from context menu:
Name:  2014-03-04_21h38_00.png
Views: 4
Size:  138.7 KB
(Please notice I have the Taskbar located vertically at left, notification area at bottom left. If you are using a normal horizontal Taskbar, your notification area will be at bottom right and not as shown in screenshots above.)

Kari


My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Stickies will not run




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Stickies Software
The basic Sticky Notes that are a part of Win 7 leave a bit to be desired. Not being able to have a few fonts to choose from is an issue. I find the default and only font less than easily read at a quick glance. That said, I've searched and asked around, yet I have yet to find anything that...
Software
Stickies 7 disappearing
I went away for the weekend and when I got back my desktop notes from the Stickies 7 program had vanished. This happened once before. Is there a time limit or some setting that I dont know about? Had to do a system restore to get them back.
Software

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:00.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App