1. Android Central Question's Avatar
    I'm trying to pin notes to my homescreen so I can easily view them as a to-do list however I can't.

    I've created a note using the S-pen and have clicked "pin to Home screen" and it has a pop-up says the note has been pinned to my homescreen. When I return to my homescreen I can't find the note or an icon anywhere?
    08-24-2018 12:17 PM
  2. SpookDroid's Avatar
    Are you using a different launcher? If you are, then that won't work. Those only work on the Samsung Experience (AKA Touchwiz).
    08-24-2018 01:30 PM
  3. icyshiver78's Avatar
    The phone I'm usign is from xfinity mobile. I'm unsure which launcher i"m using.
    08-24-2018 02:32 PM
  4. icyshiver78's Avatar
    nevemind I think I've found it, they are being placed on right most page for widgets. A new page was created for the widget and now i have about 10 of them built up.
    SpookDroid likes this.
    08-24-2018 02:39 PM
  5. Rukbat's Avatar
    You do know that you can move the shortcuts (that's what the icons on your home pages are) to any home screen you like, right? Just because a widget gets put on a separate page doesn't mean that it has to stay there. (Or a note either.)
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    08-24-2018 03:18 PM
  6. pinkvikchick's Avatar
    I just had this issue starting...this morning? I want to blame it on an update I had yesterday. I edited a pinned note last night before I went to bed. When I woke up this morning, the pinned and re-edited note had returned to the original note. Grrr. Whatever. But when I got to the gym, I created my new note, pinned it, and it is no where to be found on the home screen. Restart, no pinned note. Tried to pin a different note, no note on homescreen. Removed a bunch of pinned notes (maybe I had too many?) No use. No, it's not on a different page. Not in widgets. Most of the time I can deal with the little glitches but OMG this one is the one I use the MOST. ANyone else having issues? GOnna try the clean cache thing next.
    09-04-2018 10:46 AM
  7. pinkvikchick's Avatar
    I "fixed" it- I went to widgets, put one note widget up on the home screen. Tap to add a note and at first it still didn't work, but then all of the notes I was trying to pin earlier all of a sudden populated my screen(s)....like it was stuck or something. All is well...I can pin straight from Note app now.
    09-04-2018 11:00 AM

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