Windows 10: How to fix this issue: Windows cannot find 'C:\Users\...

  1.    21 Aug 2017 #1

    How to fix this issue: Windows cannot find 'C:\Users\...


    I can see all my images and files in Windows 10 Explorer but they will not open. I just keep getting the same error message.
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  2.    21 Aug 2017 #2

    You can try the steps:
    1. Go to Settings > Apps > Default apps
    2. Scroll down the list to Photo Viewer. The default app should be Photos. If not, select that from the menu.
    3. Note: When I first tried this, Photos was selected as the default app, but the problem wasn't solved. I changed the default app to something else--Photo Gallery, I think--and then was able to open photos. Then I changed it back to the Photos app, and everything was OK again. I could've stuck with Photo Gallery, but I preferred the editing tools in Photos, so I returned to it.
    4. You can also try right-clicking on a file and scroll down to Open With ... Choose another photo app, like Photo Gallery, to open the photo (if available on your computer).
    Hope this helps you, too.
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  3.    22 Aug 2017 #3

    What is the error message?
    Are you logged in as an Administrator user? Are you getting an Access Denied Error?
    If so, take Ownership of your User Folder.
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