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    Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10

    Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10

    How to Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10
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    30 Aug 2018
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    How to Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10


    The Sticky Notes app is a preinstalled UWP (Universal Windows Platform) app in Windows 10. This apps allows you to create and save notes to the desktop of your Windows 10 PC. Thanks to a new and improved design, added intelligence and Pen support, it is now easier than ever to quickly capture and add context to all your notes.

    A new Sticky Notes 3.0 preview has been released with a major update to Windows Insiders who have opted into Skip Ahead.

    This tutorial will show you different ways on how to delete Sticky Notes for your account in Windows 10.


     CONTENTS:

    • Option One: Delete Note in Sticky Notes v2.1
    • Option Two: Delete Note Directly from Note in Sticky Notes v3.0 and higher
    • Option Three: Delete Note using Keyboard Shortcut in Sticky Notes v3.0 and higher
    • Option Four: Delete Note from All Notes in Sticky Notes v3.0 and higher





    Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10
    Delete Note in Sticky Notes v2.1

    1. Click/tap on a Sticky Note that you want to delete, and do step 2, step 3, or step 4 below for how you would like to delete it.

    2. Press the Alt+F4 keys.

    3. Click/tap on the recycle bin (Delete Note) icon. (see screenshot below)

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    4. Right click or press and hold on the top bar of the Stick Note, and click/tap on Close. (see screenshot below)

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    Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10
    Delete Note Directly from Note in Sticky Notes v3.0 and higher

    1. Click/tap on an opened note on your desktop you want to delete. (see screenshot below)

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    2. Click/tap on the Menu (3 dots) button. (see screenshot below)

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    3. Click/tap on Delete note. (see screenshot below)

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    4. Click/tap on Delete if prompted to confirm. (see screenshot below)

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    Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10 OPTION THREE Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10
    Delete Note using Keyboard Shortcut in Sticky Notes v3.0 and higher

    1. Click/tap on an opened note on your desktop you want to delete. (see screenshot below)

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    2. Press the Ctrl+D keys.

    3. Click/tap on Delete if prompted to confirm. (see screenshot below)

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    Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10 OPTION FOUR Delete Sticky Notes in Windows 10
    Delete Note from All Notes in Sticky Notes v3.0 and higher

    1. Right click or press and hold on Sticky Notes in the Start menu (All apps) or on the taskbar, and click/tap on All notes in its jump list. (see screenshots below)

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    2. Perform either action below in All notes: (see screenshots below)

    A) Click/tap on the Delete note (trash can) icon on the note you want to delete.

    OR

    B) Right click or press and hold on the note you want to delete, and click/tap on Delete note.

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    3. Click/tap on Delete if prompted to confirm. (see screenshot below)

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    That's it,
    Shawn


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       3 Weeks Ago #1

    Tutorial updated to add Option 2, 3, and 4 for Sticky Notes v3.0.
    Last edited by Brink; 3 Weeks Ago at 15:43.
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