Change Sticky Notes Font

Background

Sticky Notes has shipped with Windows since Windows 7 and I use it everyday. My gripe is the default font that is used in Segoe.

Change Sticky Notes Font

  1. Open the Start Menu
  2. Type regedit and then press [Enter]
  3. Drill down the file tree (in the left-hand pane) to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Fonts
  4. In the right-hand pane, select the entry for “Segoe Print (TrueType)”
  5. Right-click that entry and select “Modify…”
  6. Change the value from segoesc.ttf to segoeui.ttf
  7. In the righ-hand pane, select the entry for “Segoe Print Bold (TrueType)”
  8. Right-click that entry and select “Modify…”
  9. Change the value of segoescb.ttf to segoeuib.ttf
  10. Reboot