1.    24 Oct 2015 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 1
    windows 10

    PHOTOS app stopped working


    PHOTOS app no longer able to open a .jpg .bmp etc.... image files when I click on file
    getting message "windows cannot find xxxxxx.file"
    when right click....open with.......paint......it works
    seems like PHOTO has some serious issues, does not know where is a the "clicked" file
    what a great operating system :-(
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  2.    25 Oct 2015 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 34,845
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by jenom View Post
    PHOTOS app no longer able to open a .jpg .bmp etc.... image files when I click on file
    getting message "windows cannot find xxxxxx.file"
    when right click....open with.......paint......it works
    seems like PHOTO has some serious issues, does not know where is a the "clicked" file
    what a great operating system :-(
    Welcome to Windows Ten Forums, jenom.

    Do you have default set to Photos and is on your "Open with" context menu as shown below?

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  3.    25 Oct 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Poole Dorset UK
    Posts : 2,567
    Windows 10 x64 Home Version(1709) Build16299.125

    I use window photo viewer which I downloaded and that does it on all photo files
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


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