How to Turn On or Of Insights for Sticky Notes in Windows 11

This post describes steps you can take to enable or disable Insights for Microsoft Sticky Notes in Windows 11.

Microsoft Sticky Notes app is a simple way to quickly create post-it like notes and save for later. You can create a quick reminder and stick it on your desktop that can easily be discarded after use.

When you turn on Insights for Sticky Notes, it will offer ways to interact with the app when you type notes that contain a date, time, phone number, or address.

These data types will automatically trigger actions such as by adding a reminder to your Outlook calendar if you type a time, showing a map if you type an address, or displaying a web page in a browser if you type a web address.

Also, when you use your Microsoft account to sign into Sticky Notes, you can sync your notes across apps and your other devices.

Below is how to enable or disable Insights for Sticky Notes in Windows 11.

How to enable or disable insights for sticky notes in Windows 11

As described above, when you turn on Insights for Sticky Notes, it will offer ways to interact with the app when you type notes that contain a date, time, phone number, or address.

Below is how to enable or disable Insights for Notes.

Open the Sticky Notes app and view your list of notes. Click Start => Search for Sticky Notes, then under Best match, select Sticky Notes App as highlighted below,

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If only a single note is displayed, click or tap the ellipsis icon ( … ) in the upper-right of the note and then click or tap Notes list.

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Next, click or tap the settings icon in the upper right of the notes list.

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On the settings window, toggle the button switch for Enable insights to On or Off to enable or disable Insights for Notes in Windows 11.

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Click or tap the close icon ( X ) in the upper right to close the note. You note will be automatically saved.

That should do it!

Conclusion:

This post showed you how to enable or disable Insights for Notes in Windows 11. If you find any error above or have something to share, please use the comment form below.

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