Sticky Notes 3.0 Is Now Available for Windows Insiders


Microsoft has been teasing a major update for Sticky Notes app over the last few weeks and today you can download the update if you’re a Skip Ahead ring Insider. The Sticky Notes 3.0 for Windows 10 comes with the dark theme, cross-device syncing and more.

“Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve been teasing out a major update to Sticky Notes in Windows 10. And today we’re excited to announce that we’re rolling out that major update to Windows Insiders who have opted into Skip Ahead,” writes Brandon LeBlanc, Senior Program Manager in a blog post


Sticky Notes app


Sticky Notes on Windows 10 is getting a new design, cross-device syncing, faster loading times and improved animation in the latest update. You can find the full changelog below:

  • You can finally sync and backup your notes across your Windows 10 devices.
  • The new Sticky Notes app comes with a new home where you can find all your notes.
  • The app has a dark theme, although this is not really a dark theme. According to Microsoft, it’s charcoal color theme for Sticky Notes.
  • It comes with a new formatting bar that lets you easily style your note.
  • The app is now faster and smoother.
  • Drastic improvements on being more inclusive:
    • Using assistive technologies and Narrator.
    • Keyboard navigation.
    • Using mouse, touch, and pen.
    • High Contrast.

If you’re a Skip Ahead ring Insider, you can download the Sticky Notes app from the Microsoft Store.