|Sep 14, 2011, 11:00 AM||#1|
How do you delete stickies?
I've had my Macbook Pro now for a while, running lion and I can't for the life of me figure out how to delete a sticky from the desktop. The 'delete' function only deletes highlighted text.
I'm fairly sure I'm being an idiot, please help me.
|Sep 26, 2011, 04:20 PM||#4|
What box at the top left? All I have is an arrow in either top corner, this is for sticky expansion.
Still have no idea how to delete and unwanted sticky.
Ok, I have got it now - I have to right click!
|Sep 26, 2011, 05:12 PM||#5|
This problem arises because now in Lion you can resize any window from all four corners. Just click in the upper left hand corner (it will change to a two headed arrow) and then you will be given box to save or don't save etc
|Apr 25, 2012, 01:36 PM||#6|
How do you delete stickies
I had the same problem using OSX 10.6.8. Pressing alt reveals a cross at top left-hand corner. Click on that and away it goes.
Click dashboard and the + will give you the same effect.
Last edited by tobytaylor; Apr 25, 2012 at 04:59 PM. Reason: Realised there was another way to achieve the same result.
|Jul 26, 2013, 01:37 PM||#7|
...and now for something some people might find unnerving...
A ghostly reminder of how things used to be... Try as I might, right-click on top left didn't work for me... but Control-click did!
Ctrl-click for context menus used to be the precursor to right-click before Apple discovered two-button mice. This is the first time that I have had to resort to it in my 5 years of Mac use. Anybody else heard this call from antiquity?
|Mar 13, 2014, 03:24 AM||#10|
I'm new to OSX so learning lots and lots...OSX Lion
Firstly, there are two types of Stickie
1. On the desktop - created through launchpad
2. On the dashboard - Widget created
Both delete with different methods.
1. As previously described click top left
2. Hold down 'option' key and 'x' appears in widget that has mouse pointer over it. ( Works for all widgets
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