Preferences

Figure 4Sticky Notes Preferences

3.1. Adjusting Size

To configure the default size for all sticky notes, right-click on the sticky notes icon, then choose Preferences from the popup menu. The Sticky Notes Preferences dialog is displayed.

Width

Use this spin box to specify the default width of new sticky notes, in pixels.

Height

Use this spin box to specify the default height of new sticky notes, in pixels.

3.2. Changing Color and Font

To configure the color and font for all sticky notes, right-click on the icon, then choose Preferences from the popup menu. The Sticky Notes Preferences dialog is displayed.

Font Color

Click on the color selector button to display the color selector dialog. On the color selector dialog, use the color wheel or spin boxes to choose the default font color for stickynotes.

If you have selected, Use color from the system theme, then the current theme colors will be used and you will not be able to select new defaults.

Note Color

Click on the color selector button to display the color selector dialog. On the color selector dialog, use the color wheel or spin boxes to choose the default base color for sticky notes.

If you have selected, Use color from the system theme, then the current theme colors will be used and you will not able to select new defaults.

Font

Click on the font selector button to display the font selector dialog. On the font selector dialog, use the list boxes to choose the default font for sticky notes.

If you have selected, Use font from the system theme, then the current Application Font set in Font Preferences will be used and you will not be able to select new defaults.

3.3. Customizing Behavior

To customize the behavior of Sticky Notes, right-click on the icon, then choose Preferences from the popup menu. The Sticky Notes Preferences dialog is displayed.

To specify that sticky notes are visible on all workspaces on the desktop, select Put notes on all workspaces in the Sticky Notes Preferences dialog. If you are using multiple workspaces, this will cause all sticky notes to be visible on all workspaces.

The option, Force default color and font on notes, will force all sticky notes on your desktop to use the color and font settings specified in the Default Note Properties above (see Section 3.2 ― Changing Color and Font).