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How to Change Default Action of Mouse Wheel for Photos app in Windows 10

The Photos app included in Windows 10 is a universal app that allows you to enjoy, organize, edit, and share all your digital memories. It brings together photos and videos from all your devices, enhances them to make great photos even better, and organizes them into beautiful albums for you.

When viewing a single item in the Photos app, you can rotate the mouse wheel to either view next or previous item or zoom in and out.

Ctrl + mouse wheel will always zoom in and out.

This tutorial will show you how to change the default mouse wheel action for the Photos app to either view next or previous item or zoom in and out for your account in Windows 10.

Here's How:

1. Open the Photos app from the Start menu .
2. Click/tap on the See more button Name:  See_more.png
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3. Under the Mouse wheel settings, select (dot) View next or previous item (default) or Zoom in and out for what you want. (see screenshot below)

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4. You can now close the Photos app if you like.

That's it,