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How to Recover Deleted Sticky Notes on Windows

First introduced in Windows Vista, sticky notes keeps all important schedules and any other things important to you on the desktop. So you won’t miss any of them. To make the notes lovely, you can change the font, background color, size and so on.

In this article, I will show you two simple ways to recover deleted or lost sticky notes from your Windows computer. If you would like to know them, read carefully and follow all the steps to get back deleted sticky notes easily.

How to Recover Deleted Sticky Notes with Run Command Box

1. Press Windows button and R key at the same time to open the Run Commend Box

2. Type “%AppData%\Microsoft\Sticky Notes\” in the box and click “OK” button. You will go to the Sticky Notes window.

3. Open the “StickyNotes” file with Microsoft Office Word and you will find the contents you deleted from sticky notes easily.

If you can’t find the deleted sticky notes in this method, continue with the second way. The data recovery program will help you to find the deleted sticky notes easily.

How to Restore Sticky Notes with Professional Data Recovery Software

Data Recovery program is professional recovery software for Windows users. It can scan your computer deeply to find the deleted and lost files for you. You can find photos, videos, audios, document files, emails and others for you easily.

Step 1. Run Sticky Notes Recovery

Free download, install and run Data Recovery program on computer. You will see the following interface on the computer.

interface

Step 2. Scan Computer to Find Deleted Sticky Notes

You need to select “Document” in the first section on the interface as the file types you want to find and recover. Select where you want to scan and find the deleted sticky notes at the second part. By default, the Sticky Notes are saved in “C” drive. So you can just select “C” drive as the location to scan. Click “Scan” button, this program will begin to scan your computer and find the deleted and lost Sticky Notes for you.

scan result

Tips:
To find all the deleted files on your computer, you need to do two scanning with this program. This Data Recovery will do a quick scan for the first time and a deep scan for the second time. So you need to do two scanning in order to find all the deleted Sticky Notes.

Step 3. Recover Deleted Sticky Notes

With the help of the data menu on the left side, you will find all the deleted Sticky Notes after scanning. Select all the deleted Sticky Notes you want to get back and click “Recover” button. All the selected sticky notes will be recovered to your computer as soon as possible.