We, I mean Windows 10 users usually save our important contacts, reminders, address, and many more important things in the form of Sticky notes, which was first introduced in Windows 7 operating system by Microsoft Corp. Sticky Notes are generally saved as the desktop item. As the Sticky notes appears on the desktop, chances of Sticky notes getting deleted will be very high.
Under numerous scenarios our sticky notes get deleted from Windows 10 system. Few common occurred ones are discussed in brief below.
- One of the most common reasons behind deletion of Sticky notes is clicking close option of the sticky note. At that time, a confirmation message will be displayed asking you whether you want to delete a sticky note. Pressing Yes, leads to deletion of sticky note
- Formatting Windows 10 computer without taking any data backup results in permanent deletion of all files that include your Sticky notes also
- Virus or malware attack on your Windows 10 system sometimes results in deletion or loss of sticky notes and other files from the system
- Up grading to Windows 10 operating system from Windows 8 or Windows 7 and any software crash in the system also leads to deletion of sticky notes
If you come across any of the above discussed circumstances, then try manually to recover sticky notes Windows 10 and the procedure to be followed is given below:
First locate sticky files folder and find respective .snt file on your Windows 10, then launch Run Dialog Box by pressing Windows and R keys simultaneously. Then, type %AppData%\Microsoft\Sticky Notes\ in the Run Command Box and click on Ok button. Then, you will get a folder containing sticky notes files. Here, double click on the respective .snt file to open. But, nothing will be found here because by default Windows does not support .snt file format.
Next option left out with you to recover Sticky notes Windows 10 is making use of powerful and reliable data recovery software like Remo Recover tool that recovers deleted and lost sticky notes on Windows 10 within few clicks. Demo version of this software is available for free download, thereby allowing you to evaluate the software before purchasing. The functionality of demo version is exactly same as that of licensed edition but it does not have an option to save the recovered files. Once it completes the recovery process, allows you to preview the recovered files. To save the recovered files, you need to purchase the full version of the software. This software supports deleted or lost sticky notes recovery Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7 running computers.
Features of Remo Recover Software:
Remo Recover software has an ability to recover sticky notes, Word documents, PowerPoint presentation files, spreadsheets, PDF files, HTML and XML files, videos, images, audio files, and many more in just few clicks. It supports deleted and lost data recovery on Windows 10, Windows 8, Vista, Windows 7, XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008, Windows 2000, etc. Moreover, by utilizing this utility one can also easily retrieve data from external hard drives, pen drives, memory cards, flash drives, FireWire drives, and many more devices. Demo version has an advanced feature called “Save Recovery Session”, so that after purchasing the tool you need not rescan your computer again, instead using “Open Recovery Session” you can save all the recovered files at your desired location.