Sticky Notes update nag Solved

  1. Posts : 54
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       20 Jan 2018 #1

    Sticky Notes update nag

    At least once a day I get the pic below requesting a sticky note update. I click 'ok' and nothing happens. This has been going on for a while. I find SN really handy and have it permanently open on the desktop - I'd like to either update the thing or turn off the nag.
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  2.    21 Jan 2018 #2

    Have you tried actually closing the app and relaunching it?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3. Posts : 54
    Windows 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       21 Jan 2018 #3

    Turned out that in my keenness to turn off telemetry etc with Shut Up Ten, I'd inadvertently disabled 'update apps'. I put that item back to default 'on' and when today's SN update nag appeared, I clicked OK and Sticky Notes closed and re-opened, so it seems fixed.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    21 Jan 2018 #4

    Good you found it. The fear of so-called 'telemetry' has led people to do things with unexpected consequences.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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