SideNotes allows you to choose a color of a note. Since SideNotes 1.3, by default, the whole note gets the background color. The previous version had a color bar. You can choose which way you want your notes to be.
- Open Preferences (simply press CMD. or
- click the cog button in the right-bottom corner of the folder list and choose Preferences)
- Open Appearance tab
- Find Note Colors and choose Background or Bar.