The Windows Notebook Notepad), is one of the most popular applications contained in the Microsoft operating system. From today it is available for download again from Microsoft Store, a few months after her withdrawal from the company.
The version of the Windows application Notepad in the Microsoft Store, is being released again these days, as it seems that Microsoft is not sure whether it is a good idea to keep the application in the Store or not.
The app was last removed from the Store in December 2019, and the company did not provide details about its decision.
"Thank you for all the comments you provided in the Windows version Notepad of the Store. At the moment, we have decided not to make it available to customers, "Microsoft said at the time.
Windows Notepad released in the Store has some advantages that the built-in Windows application does not have. For example, it may offer easier and more frequent updates as it does not depend on Windows updates. Notebook is currently connected to Windows, which means that all in-app updates must be included in the new Windows 10 feature updates that Microsoft releases twice a year.
"Notebook is the fast and simple word processor in Windows for 30 years and is now available on Microsoft Store! View, edit and search directly on plain text documents and source code files, ”says his description Microsoft Store for the application.
The Store version of Notepad requires Windows 10 in version 19541 (and later) according to specifications published by Microsoft. The application continues to come for free to all users.