Windows 10: Cannot change App Defaults Solved

  1.    11 Jan 2017 #1

    Cannot change App Defaults


    I cannot change any of the App Defaults. Is there a solution for this? First, I don't like Edge and want to change the browser, but windows 10 will not change the default. Another default is for email. I want Outlook 2016 but, again can't change it. that is just 2 of many.
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    Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
       11 Jan 2017 #2

    Did you install the browser you want to use ? It will ask you if you want to use it as default.
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  3. Posts : 3,295
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.371 and W10 Insider Builds 17134.1 and 17643
       11 Jan 2017 #3

    Hello TheLt and welcome to the TenForums

    Please have a look at the following tutorial and the try the various options suggested to change your default apps:

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

    Hopefully you will find a method that works for you.
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  4.    12 Jan 2017 #4

    Option Six is the one that worked. Thanks Philc43!
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  5. Posts : 3,295
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.371 and W10 Insider Builds 17134.1 and 17643
       12 Jan 2017 #5

    You're welcome!
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