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How to disable stickie note shortcut? [duplicate]

As titled. The shortcut is conflicting with a shortcut of a chrome extension.
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How can I sync Stickies across Mac devices?

The MacOS Stickies app does not allow syncing between devices. Is there any way I can do it? Note: This solution https://superuser.com/a/393013 does not answer my question as Notational Velocity does ...
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Can I reduce the clutter stickies app leaves in macOS 11.4 Apple menu > Recent Items?

So, I am ancient, and I still use Stickies Running macOS Big Sur 11.4. I use the app a lot. It's pretty clutch for me for a large number of reasons. One annoyance that has shown up recently: Every ...
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How to delete all Stickies notes using AppleScript?

How would I write an AppleScript that deletes all Stickies notes which are currently open? Or perhaps, where are the files stored? I tried using Automator, but it doesn't work very well to locate ...
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Stick stickies to desktop only

Is there a way to stick the stickies on Desktop, which doesn't go away when you do "Show Desktop". I don't want them to be above any applications, just over Desktop. I suppose this behaviour ...
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What happened after an upgrade to Catalina

I recently updated my Mac to Catalina. After the update the screen I used to swipe to the left that held my Sticky notes is not there. I would like to recover them as they had information on them I ...
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Stickies - how to place a sticky on top of a fullscreen desktop (multiple desktops)

I use full screen desktops a lot (ctrl + cmd + f) / (ctrl + up). Is it possible to put a sticky on top of a desktop which has an app open full screen? What I really want is regardless of whichever ...
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How to set the default font size of a new Stickie?

When I create a new sticky the font is horribly small, any ideas on how to change the font please?
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How to delete ALL notes from Stickies app?

Eventually I need to clean house when too many Stickies notes accumulate, but it seems harder than necessary. Is there an easy way? Mac OS allows many windows to be closed at once using option-...
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How can I restore the persistent data for Mac's native Stickies app?

I use the native Stickies app a lot. I've been using it on this Mac for like 5 years. I don't know why, but when I upgraded to the latest MacOS (to 10.15.2, from whatever was the big release before ...
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Read recovered Stickies

Fortunately I was able to recover lost Stickies after Catalina update in \Library\StickiesDatabase. However, the text file is encoded in such a way that I can't read it. I can hardly recognize some ...
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How to recover dashboard stickies on macOS Catalina?

According to the article Apple Confirms Dashboard is Going Away After 14 Years, dashboard has been removed within macOS 10.15, Catalina. I had some Stickies with information stored in dashboard and I ...
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Sticky note saved but cannot be found

I saved a Sticky Note before closing it, in the default save location which seems to be MacIntoshHD/User. Now I can't find it, although I haven't deleted it. I don't remember the filename I used, but ...
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Where are services that belong to a certain application stored? E.g., Make New Sticky Note or New BBEdit Document With Selection

Where are services that belong to a certain application stored? E.g., Make New Sticky Note or New BBEdit Document With Selection. They are not in /System/Library/Services nor in ~/Library/Services or ...
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iTunes Connect - difference between units sold and units paid out, plus Apples commision

I was wondering if anybody else noticed difference between units sold reported under the "Sales and Trends" section and what is actually paid out under "Payments and Financial Reports" section? I'm ...
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Stickies and Notifications center hybrid

The notifications center is always just a swipe away, but I never use it. Stickies on the contrary I use them a lot, but I cannot easily have them on all desktops, hidden when I don't need them. It ...
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Undo and Redo functionalities missing in Stickies

I've accidentally edited an existing note in Stickies.app and found that command + z is not working? Is there any available functionality in the Stickies app for undo or to restore lost work?
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Is there a limit to the quantity of text one can write in Stickies?

I've gotten into the (bad) habit of writing for hours within Stickies. It's fast to start up, uses very little RAM, doesn't distract me with bells and whistles or obtrusive GUI, it auto-saves, and the ...
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Is it possible to recover a lost stickies note?

I use Stickies very much, and some of them are very lengthy and important to me. Suddenly I lost a sticky which contained crucial information I need to recover. I don't know why it doesn't appear ...
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