What you need to know

  • Sticky Notes received an update for Insiders in the Fast ring.
  • The update brings back Ink Analysis.
  • The update includes other features, including selecting text with color.

Sticky Notes has been updated to v3.7 for Windows Insiders in the Fast ring. The update brings a number of new features as well as the return of Ink Analysis. The Insider post (via OnMSFT) breaks down all of the features.

  • Ink Analysis is back! There was a bad bug preventing you from getting ink insights and handwriting analysis, but we squashed it.
  • Insights is better than ever! We did a bunch of bug fixing and improvements, including remembering insights across sessions and even remembering them when you go offline.
  • Selecting text has never been more colorful! We decided to embrace the rainbow – try it on dark mode for an extra delightful experience.
  • Various bug fixes, accessibility fixes, performance improvements.

Thanks to bug fixing and improvements, Ink Analysis has returned, and Insights have improved. These help you take a more in-depth look into your notes. Being able to highlight text in different colors is also a welcome addition. Microsoft recommends trying out the feature in dark mode to make the colors pop.

Affordable accessories that'll pair perfectly with your PC

Every one of these awesome PC accessories will enhance your everyday experience — and none cost more than $230.

KLIM Aim RGB gaming mouse ($30 at Amazon)

Whether you're a gamer or not, this is an absurdly good mouse for the price. It's ambidextrous, has a responsive sensor, a braided cable, tank-like build quality, and, yes, it has RGB lighting, though you can turn it off if that's not your thing.

AmazonBasics USB speakers ($16 at Amazon)

These neat little speakers may only pack 2.4W of total power, but don't let that fool you. For something so small you get a well-rounded sound and a stylish design. And they only cost $16.

Razer mouse bungee ($20 at Amazon)

Use a wired mouse? You need a mouse bungee to keep your cable tidy and free of snags. You get no drag on the cable, and this one has subtle styling, a rust-resistant spring and a weighted base, all for $20.

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