Sticky Notes (July 2007)
Sticky Notes provide an easy means of putting simple text notes on the desktop.
Additional features include associating a date/time with each note, then alerting the
user when that date/time occurs. Early warnings are sometimes provided,
as are the means of launching other programs at the designated date/time.
This review is in work. Until the review is complete, I suggest the
following application for your sticky note needs:
Easy to use way to put notes on the desktop.
Sticky Notes Features
These are the minimum features that I expect from sticky note software.
Each of the candidate programs will be ranked against how well they
implement the following features. As the review continues, the list of
features may change.
- Double click to create new note
- Rollup notes to title
- Move all notes at once
- Font/color control
- Separate font/color control for title
- Open/close all notes at once
- Date/time association
- Startup with Windows
- Import/export options
- Alarm options (visual, audible)
- Launch on date/time options
These are the programs included in this review.
These applications do create a heirarchy/tree structure of notes, rather than
User Feedback & Suggestions
I welcome any suggestions on other sticky note programs that should be
considered, or suggestions on how better to review the selected programs.