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Windows 7: Sticky Notes

16 Aug 2010   #1
HaJo

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Sticky Notes

I've used a 3M program before which had issues with multiple screens sometimes, so I was happy to see the new standard sticky app.

I'm a bit disappointed with MS for letting this behave like any other app window - when I click the show desktop button, I'd like to see all my stickies that I pasted there, right? That'd be close to real world behavior IMHO.

Instead you get an entry in the in the task bar, which works fine to access your stickies, but it doesn't feel natural.

Cheers, HaJo


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16 Aug 2010   #2
gregrocker
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I keep it pinned to Taskbar and of course allow it in msconfig so any To Do lists remain on my desktop. It pretty much hangs on the desktop as the gadgets do.

I agree that both should not yield to Show Desktop, but MS must have a reason or they should change it soon.
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