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How to Turn On or Off Linked Duplicates in Windows 10 Photos app


The Photos app is included in Windows 10 by default. You can use the Photos app to view and edit your photos and videos, make movies, and create albums. You can use video remix to instantly create a video from photos and videos you select. Use the video editor for fine-tuned adjustments change filters, text, camera motion, music, and more. You can even add 3D effects like butterflies, lasers, or explosions that magically appear in your video.

When linked duplicates is turned on (default) in the Photos app, exact duplicate files are shown as a single file. This might include copies saved in different folders, and RAW files.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off showing linked duplicates as a single file in the Photos app for your account in Windows 10.



Here's How:

1. Open the Photos app.

2. Click/tap on the See more (3 dots) button, and click/tap on Settings. (see screenshot below)

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3. Under the Viewing and editing settings, turn on (default) or off Linked duplicates 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,
Shawn


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