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Fix Stick Notes Not Available Error and Restore Lost Sticky Notes in Windows 10/8/7

Posted by Tracy King to File Recovery 2016-11-15

Summary

Don’t worry to receive “Check your account. Sticky Notes is currently not available to you...” message in your PC. If Windows warns that Sticky Notes is not available, just relax! Here you’ll find effective methods to fix Sticky Notes not available error and restore all lost Sticky Notes with ease in Windows 10/8/7 now.

Problem: Sticky Notes becomes not available in my PC, help!

"Hello, guys. Do you know how to restore Sticky Notes in Windows 10 when it suddenly becomes not available? I started a Windows 10 update recently and after the update, when I tried to launch the Sticky Notes, it showed me with 'Check your account. Sticky Notes is currently not available to you. Go to the Store...' message. 
I still have some valuable notes in Sticky Notes in my computer. How can I fix the Sticky Notes not available error and get all my previous Sticky Notes restored?
"

Are you having Sticky Notes not available error in your PC? Cannot find effective way to access to your previously saved Sticky Notes in your PC under Windows 10/8/7? Relax! Here in below, we’ll provide you effective method to fix Sticky Notes not available error and restore all Sticky notes for in Windows 10/8/7 with ease now.

Step 1. Restore inaccessible Sticky Notes in 3 steps with file recovery software

If you prefer a direct method to restore inaccessible Sticky Notes in your PC, you may try professional file recovery software. Here your best choices shall be EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard which supports to restore all lost Sticky Notes within only 3 steps. You can also apply this software to restore other important files and data with unlimited data recovery capacity.

You may free download this software here and follow below offered tutorial steps to restore your precious Sticky Notes or recover lost Sticky Notes now:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and select disk partition or storage location where you lost Sticky Notes files and click "Scan".

Recover lost Sticky Notes.

Step 2. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard will start a quick scan to find deleted Stick Notes files;
After the quick scan, a deep scan will automatically start to find more Sticky Notes files and other data;

Sticky Notes recovery when it becomes not available.

Step 3. Preview and restore lost data;
You can preview found data by file types, select found Stick Notes files and click "Recover" to save them to another safe spot in PC/storage device.

Restore Stick Notes when it becomes inaccessible.

Now you’ve successfully restored all lost Sticky Notes in your PC. And you can follow Step 2 to fix Sticky Notes not available error with ease now. 
Note: If you prefer more methods to restore lost Sticky Notes, please refer to how to restore Sticky Notes in Windows 10

Step 2. Fix Sticky Notes not available error

Now you may follow below offered tips to reset Sticky Notes and fix Sticky Notes not available error in your PC with ease:

Method 1. Reset Sticky Notes to fix not available error

  • Tap Start > Settings > Go to Apps & Features;
  • Select Sticky Notes app at the right pane > Click Advanced > Click Reset;

If the offered method doesn’t work or you attempt to install this app from Windows Store and even get another error message with "Try that again. Something Went wrong...", use PowerShell to uninstall Sticky Notes and reinstall it again. 

Method 2. Uninstall and reinstall Sticky Notes
This will erase your previous data. If you need to uninstall Sticky Notes, please run Step 1 firstly. And then follow the below tips to uninstall and reinstall Sticky Notes: 

  • Click Start > Type: PowerShell into search box and right-click on PowerShell from result > Select Run as administrator;
  • Type: Get-AppxPackage Microsoft.MicrosoftStickyNotes | Remove-AppxPackage in PowerShell and hit Enter;
  • Type: Get-AppxPackage –allusers Microsoft.MicrosoftStickyNotes | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register "$($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml"} and hit Enter to reinstall Sticky Notes;

Now you can put or import restored Sticky Notes in Step 1 into the folder where Sticky Notes save your notes and relaunch this app to help you keep notes or create reminder in your Windows PC again.