Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update

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Sticky notes helps you to track your lists, latest works done, works to get back and other important things that you would want to perform. Windows users reported that sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update. Latest update released by Microsoft causing lot of issues to the Windows 10 users like data loss, system crashing, application crashing, computer not booting up etc. The latest update that was released on 2nd October, 2018 has few issues including the Sticky notes. Microsoft paused the update version 1809 for some time to fix the issues and re-released it on 9th of October, 2018. Now, Windows 10 update version 1809 is ready for download and update.

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If you are facing the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update, then you can manually check for the Updates in the computer, you will find the cumulative update KB4464330. Install all the detected updates in the computer. The re-released version of the 1809 update fixes most of the issues caused by the previous one.

How to fix the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update?

As discussed above, you can try to check for the updates in the computer and install the latest 1809 update to overcome the issue with Sticky notes and some other issues as well.

Follow the steps from the below link to download and install the Windows Update 1809 re-released version.

Download and install Windows update 1809 re-released version

Alternatively, you can also follow the below resolution steps to fix the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update.

Quick Note: Before making any changes in your computer, we suggest you to create a System Restore point, so that you can restore back your computer to previous working state if something goes wrong.

Run App troubleshooter:

  1. Press Windows + R keys on the keyboard to open RUN window, type control and press enter to open Control Panel.

2. Go to the top right corner and find view by option. Click on it and select Large icons.

3. Click on Troubleshooting, click View all on the left panel and select Windows Store apps.

4. Follow the on screen instructions to run the app troubleshooter.

Once it is done, check if the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update got fixed. If not, proceed with the further troubleshooting steps.

Reinstall Sticky Notes:

If the above solution did not fix the issue, you can try re installing the Sticky Notes in the computer and check if that helps. To reinstall Sticky notes, follow the below steps.

  1. Click on Start button and select File Explorer.

2. Type this command in the address bar: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftStickyNotes_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\plum.sqlite and press Enter.

3. Right click on the file and select Copy.

4. Go to your desktop and paste the file there.

5. Click Start and in the search box, type PowerShell.

6. Right click on Windows PowerShell and select Run as administrator.

7. Copy this text and paste it in the PowerShell window then press Enter: Get-AppxPackage “*stickynotes*” | Remove-AppxPackage ; Get-AppxProvisionedPackage -Online | ? { $_.DisplayName -like “*stickynotes*” } | Remove-AppxProvisionedPackage –Online

8. Reinstall Sticky Notes app from Windows Store.

9. Copy this text and paste in the address bar of File Explorer: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftStickyNotes_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\

10. Find the file you pasted on the desktop previously and right click on it then select Copy.

11. Go back to File Explorer window and paste the file in.

12. Launch the app by clicking Start and selecting Sticky Notes, then check that your notes are available.

Now, check if the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update got fix. If the issue remains, you can proceed with the further steps.

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Disable Insights:

The insights feature in Windows 10 gives you the ability to create Cortana reminders from your Sticky Notes that you can access across all of your Cortana enabled Windows devices. There are chances that Insights feature might cause this issue. You can disable Insights in the computer and check if the issue gets fix.

To disable Insights:

  1. Click on the three dots on the top right corner of the sticky notes and select All notes.
  2. Now, click on the Settings icon at the top corner again.
  3. Toggle the button to OFF to disable the Insights in the Sticky Notes.

Reboot the computer once and check if the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update gets fix. If the issue remains, you can proceed with the further troubleshooting steps.

Reset Sticky Notes:

Resetting the Sticky Notes restores the default settings and eliminates any potential issues. To reset sticky notes follow the below steps.

  1. Press Windows + I keys on the keyboard to open Settings window.

2. Select System and then click on Apps and Features.

3. Find Sticky Notes, then click on it and select Advanced Settings.

4. Click Reset then run the app again.

This should fix the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update.

Conclusion:

The above troubleshooting steps helps you to fix the issue with Sticky notes keeps crashing after 1809 update. For further support, leave comments or ask more on Forum.

Learn more about:

Windows 10 update version 1809 available for download.

After Windows update version 1809 files missing.

Windows update version 1809 roll out paused.