Windows 10: Photos display in Win10

  1.    06 Jul 2016 #1

    Photos display in Win10

    I have been told that Windows Photo Viewer is not active in Win10 and that registry entry is required yet I have just been viewing old photos and Photo Viewer is set as the default. When I come to view newer images it reverts to the standard ? I don't understand? Even when I set the 'open with' for these files it still uses the new viewer until I then go back to the older photos !! What on earth is happening here please ?


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  2.    06 Jul 2016 #2

    ?If you Go to >> Control Panel >> Default Programs >> Set Default Programs
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  3.    06 Jul 2016 #3

    Found it and set but there still some JPG files that ask me to set the programme to open with and don't give me photo viewer as an option !! Erm ?
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  4.    06 Jul 2016 #4

    ?Another idea is to convert those photos to a different output format like ".png" or ".tiff"
    You can use an online web-service if you dont have any application installed.. : Convert JPG to PNG. Online & Free - Convertio
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