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How to Create, Add and Delete Sticky Notes on Desktop

Nowadays, everyone is getting busier as the life pressure grows up, so we often hear other people saying, "Oh, my god. I forgot something." Thus, in order to avoid forgetting something important, a lot of people purchase small sticky tabs, write significant messages on them and paste them to obvious places to remind themselves. However, no matter it is a sticky tab or a piece of paper, it may be lost or forgotten. As a result, this article will tell you how to create, add and delete sticky notes on Windows 8 desktop, which makes sure you can remember important things all the time.

Video guide on how to create, add and delete sticky notes on Windows 8 desktop:

Part 1: Create sticky note on desktop in Windows 8/8.1

Step 1: Press Windows+Q to enter the Apps screen, find and click Sticky Notes to create a new sticky note on the desktop.

Step 2: Type message on the new sticky note.

Part 2: Add new sticky note on desktop in Windows 8

Way 1: In the sticky note, click the top-left plus sign (i.e. +) to add a new note.

Way 2: Press Ctrl+N to add a new note.

From the following screen shot, you can see that a new sticky note is added on the desktop.

Part 3: Delete sticky note on desktop in Windows 8

Step 1: On the sticky note, tap the top-right delete sign (i.e. X mark), or press Ctrl+D to remove it.

Step 2: In the pop-up Sticky Notes dialog box, choose Yes to confirm deleting the note.

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