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  1.    09 Aug 2015 #1
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    Accidently deleted the Photos app


    Hi, I seem to have deleted the photo app from the apps screen, just wondering if someone can point me in the right direction to get it back, I have looked everywhere and can't find it.

    Cheers Shane.
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  2.    09 Aug 2015 #2
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    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
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    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    click on the windows icon lower left ,go all apps, just below the power icon , ,its alphabetical ,so go to the P section, and its there ,just right click on it and pin to start
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  3.    09 Aug 2015 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    click on the windows icon lower left ,go all apps, just below the power icon , ,its alphabetical ,so go to the P section, and its there ,just right click on it and pin to start
    No, it's not there.
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  4.    09 Aug 2015 #4
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    Quote Originally Posted by Auskart View Post
    No, it's not there.
    That makes is seem like you uninstalled the app rather than just deleting its icon from the Start menu. If that is the case, simply launch the Store and search for "Photos". That will turn up a number of hits including "Microsoft Photos". The entry for "Microsoft Photos" will say "Installed" if it is really still on your computer or "Owned" if you've uninstalled it.
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  5.    09 Aug 2015 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by dwig View Post
    That makes is seem like you uninstalled the app rather than just deleting its icon from the Start menu. If that is the case, simply launch the Store and search for "Photos". That will turn up a number of hits including "Microsoft Photos". The entry for "Microsoft Photos" will say "Installed" if it is really still on your computer or "Owned" if you've uninstalled it.
    It tells me it is installed, do you know what folder it is kept in.
    When I try to re install it I get an error code 0x80070005.

    Thanks
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  6.    09 Aug 2015 #6
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    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    not on win10 right now so i cant look to say for sure . so look for C:\Program files\windows apps
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  7.    09 Aug 2015 #7
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    Look in C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.Windows.Photos_15.803.16240.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe
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  8.    09 Aug 2015 #8
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    What if you hit Start and type "Photos"?

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Name:	Search Photos.JPG 
Views:	74 
Size:	34.8 KB 
ID:	30113
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  9.    09 Aug 2015 #9
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    Type photos into search and see what shows up.
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  10.    09 Aug 2015 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by fracking4oil View Post
    What if you hit Start and type "Photos"?

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Search Photos.JPG 
Views:	74 
Size:	34.8 KB 
ID:	30113
    DoH!
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