Windows 10: How to return pixia as default jpg file viewer/opener

Discus and support How to return pixia as default jpg file viewer/opener in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; I activated win10 MSpaint and it "captured" all my files as the primary file opener. When I go to default files to change win 10 settings is does not... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by CHAPLIN DENNIS, Jul 11, 2017.

  1. How to return pixia as default jpg file viewer/opener


    I activated win10 MSpaint and it "captured" all my files as the primary file opener. When I go to default files to change win 10 settings is does not show pixia as a choice. It used to because that's how I set it up two years ago.
    thanks for all help that comes in very elementary fixes.

    I can still open jpg files one at a time with Pixia but I want the mass of file to be associated with pixia not mspaint.

    :)
     
    CHAPLIN DENNIS, Jul 11, 2017
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  2. Photo App keeps claiming *.jpg files as default viewer although I change it! Windows 10 Pro build 10586

    I set Windows Photo Viewer for jpg files and it works... But after a while the photo app claims jpg files as default viewer without even opening the Photo App!

    How do I stop this?????

    UPDATE

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    This is not a Microsoft problem. It was a third-party ZIP program causing the problem. Solved!
     
    Christina Nancy Komninou, Jul 11, 2017
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  3. John582n Win User
    opening photo's .jpg files

    Try changing the default photo viewer



    Click on Start > Settings

    Click Default Apps, look for Photos and click on the app underneath that and choose a different viewer (eg Windows [7] Photo Viewer) which should appear in the drop-down box.

    If that doesn't work, in File Explorer, right click on a jpg file > Open with > Choose another app

    Select a viewer, tick Always use this app to open JPG files > OK
     
    John582n, Jul 11, 2017
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  4. bobkn Win User

    How to return pixia as default jpg file viewer/opener

    Right click on a JPEG. Click "Open With". Select "Choose Another App". There's a checkbox to always use the selected app to open JPEGs. If Pixia isn't shown, there's an option to browse to its executable. (Scroll down.)

    There may be a more elegant approach, but I believe that will work.
     
    bobkn, Jul 11, 2017
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