Windows 10: way to make slideshow shuffle photos, instead of displaying linearly?


  1. Posts : 2
    windows 10 (64 bit)
       08 Sep 2015 #1

    way to make slideshow shuffle photos, instead of displaying linearly?


    Is as title says. Looking for a way to make the slideshow feature shuffle my photos when I play them, as opposed to playing through them in the order they sit in the folder. Win 7 had this option, and It was easily accessible. I may be being an idiot and missing it in front of my face, but I cant find it. Help is appreciated
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  2. Posts : 20,887
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       08 Sep 2015 #2

    Hello Reynfall, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    If you like, you could use OPTION SIX or the tip in step 7 of OPTION FIVE in the tutorial below to turn on shuffle for the desktop slideshow.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...a.html#option6
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  3. Posts : 2
    windows 10 (64 bit)
    Thread Starter
       10 Sep 2015 #3

    Hey, thanks for taking the time to view the thread, and thanks for the welcome I may not have been entirely clear with what I meant, either that or the feature may not exist :P I don't want to change my desktop background, I want to view my photos in a shuffled slideshow like I could in windows photo viewer back in windows 7. Is this possible? Or do I have to change my background to a shuffled slideshow, and then disable all desktop icons and minimize the taskbar, because that's what I'm having to do currently, and it's a tad unwieldy Thanks again
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  4. Posts : 20,887
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       10 Sep 2015 #4

    Sorry, I had assumed you meant for a desktop slideshow.

    The tutorial below can show you how to restore Windows Photo Viewer to use again.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/1...dows-10-a.html
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