Windows 10: Restore Autoplay Option: Import pictures and videos using Windows
Restore Autoplay Option: Import pictures and videos using Windows
I and others have asked this question before, but no luck so far.
The Photos app is terrible, I've gone back to Windows Photo Viewer using the excellent tutorial.
Windows Photo Viewer - Restore in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
Is there a way to go back to Import pictures and videos using Windows as in Windows 7?
You didn't say what kind of Phone or Device you were using to import photo's?
If you are using an Android phone, when you attach the phone it comes up in File Explorer as a separate drive. If you open phone drive and then browse to the DSIM folder your pictures will be there. Here you can highlight them and drag them to whatever folder you want them to be in. Or Copy and Paste
Last edited by spunk; 21 Nov 2016 at 18:10.
Import from SD card. File Explorer far too manual.
I know I'm not the only one who is seeking a solution, is it really not possible?
Are you finding that you don't get an autoplay notification or autoplay isn't working?
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Then see Control Panel, Autoplay. Some Autoplay settings are also available in Settings (search for Autoplay).
I found it particularly difficult to get autoplay working for disks especially and had to do sthg special for that.
Autoplay works fine, but since I upgraded from Windows 7 I no longer have the option Import pictures and videos using Windows
On my cameras [Canon] it is the DCIM Folder.
Doesn't matter, this question is about using the Import function, not a manual copy.
The Windows 10 app for importing photos imports all photos. Is there a way to get it to only import new photos? Otherwise I have to uncheck all the ones that have already been imported.
I swear I had a import photos and videos option for devices on Windows 10 but now it seems I don't.
This is what I get for options.
I don't even have the options in my autoplay settings and default settings.
Any help would be great.
Whenever I connect my camera, I see these options:
I have no interest in using the rubbish "Photos app" to import my pictures.
I want to use the built-in Import Wizard in Windows 10, which can be found by going to "This PC"...
I'm stumped but before I upgrade to Windows 7 I thought I'd ask here and see if anyone can help. I have 1000's of photos stored on a separate hard drive system. In Win 7 I had set up auto play to save the photos to a folder on the external...
In Windows 8, I would plug my phone in and it would display all the pictures on the phone and highlight the new ones. I would then click IMPORT. Boom. Done.
With Windows 10 it doesnt seem as straight forward. I plug my phone in and sometimes...