Microsoft has rolled out a new update for its Windows 10 Sticky Notes application recently. Thanks to this release, the app gets a number of new, useful, features. As is usual with this service, there is no consistent version number because it changes across devices.
However, users will now be able to create a new Sticky Notes note directly in the taskbar on a Windows 10 PC.
This is possible because the app now integrates into the Windows 10 jump list. Other new improvements include a new font. Sticky Notes now users the Segoe UI font whereas it previously used the Segoe UI Emoji font.
This is a minor change, but it means users can type Kaomokis. Elsewhere, the company has made fixes to several bugs. For example, a text issue has been solved with this update.
Below is the full Sticky Notes update:
- We like to make it as easy as possible for you to capture all your notes, big or small, so we've added the ability to create a new note straight from the jump list.
- We've changed our font from Segoe UI Emoji to Segoe UI for a few different reasons, the most important being that we now support kaomojis. An important change, we think you'll agree.
- Our text was doing a little dance when you tried to resize your notes. It's taken its dancing shoes off now and will stay still as you resize.
- We've made a few little UI adjustments to the upgrade prompt, such as removing the Later button. You'll now find a neat little X in its place.
- Finally, we made a few adjustments so that the app will be speedier at launch. Enjoy!
Sticky Notes is a Universal Windows Platform (UWP). It is available across Windows 10, although at the moment it is reserved for the Windows Insider Program. Users can get the latest update through the Windows Store (source). The app affords the ability to write a note and place it anywhere on the screen