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Windows 7: Sticky Notes

02 May 2010   #1

win 7 - vista
Sticky Notes

I hate the fact that the font of sticky notes cant be changed and that they dont have tickets. What alternative do you recommend me?

Thanks in advance.

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02 May 2010   #2


If you delete Segoa Print font, the default font used by Sticky Notes, it's forced to use MS Sans Serif.

To format Sticky Notes, read this tutorial: Sticky Notes - Change Text Format


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02 May 2010   #3

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Newtr0n,

You might see if the free program Stickies may work better for you instead.

Hope this helps,
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02 May 2010   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

Here are some keyboard shortcuts to help you format the sticky notes - Using Sticky Notes.

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24 Jan 2011   #5

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit
changing Sticky Notes font..

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
If you delete Segoa Print font, the default font used by Sticky Notes, it's forced to use MS Sans Serif.

To format Sticky Notes, read this tutorial: Sticky Notes - Change Text Format

Hi Kari....thanks for your really worked !!
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