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  1. I want the old Windows "Clarity" option back in the Window Photo App


    I want the old Windows "Clarity" option back in the Window Photo App. It was stupid for Windows to get rid of it.

    :)
     
    David Olson3, Sep 18, 2023
    #1

  2. Photo app in Windows 10

    Hi,



    Thank you for writing to Microsoft Community Forums.



    We understand that you are unable to edit a video file in Photos App.
    In order to get clarity and to assist you accordingly, please reply with the answers to the questions below:



    • What is the Version and Build of Windows 10 currently installed? (Type
      winver
      in Windows search/Run command)
    • What is the version of the Photos App installed on the PC
    • What is the make and model of the PC?
    • What is the file format of the video?
    • Are you aware of any changes on the PC prior to this issue?


    Meanwhile, we would suggest you to perform these steps and check.



    Step 1: Reset Photos App

    1. Press Windows + I
      key to open Windows Settings.
    2. Click on Apps and select
      Apps & feature from the left pane.
    3. Scroll and look for the Photos app.
    4. Select the app and click on
      Advanced
      option.
    5. Click on Reset and once you see a
      tick mark, then relaunch and check.


    Step 2:
    Uninstall app using Power shell command

    1. Press Windows + X key and select
      Windows PowerShell (Admin).
    2. Copy and paste this command, then press enter:
      Get-AppxPackage *Microsoft.Windows.Photos* | Remove-AppxPackage
    3. Close the PowerShell command and restart the PC.
    1. Reinstall the Photos app from Microsoft Store and
      check.


    Please refer this article for additional information:
    Fix problems with apps from Microsoft Store



    Also refer this article: Edit photos and videos in Windows 10



    Let us know the results. If the issue persists, we will certainly assist you further.



    Aditya Roy

    Microsoft Community – Moderator
     
    Aditya_Roy, Sep 18, 2023
    #2
  3. Windows 10 Photos App

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Community. I understand the inconvenience caused to you and will assist you in solving the issue.

    I suggest you to follow the methods provided below and check if it helps.

    Method 1:
    Follow the below steps to update apps from store.

    • Open Windows store.
    • Click on the sign in icon next to the search option.
    • Select the option download & update.
    • Click on the check for the updates.

    Method 2:
    I would recommend you to uninstall the Photo app using Windows PowerShell command and reinstall using the Windows store. Follow the below steps.

    • Open the Start menu, type Windows PowerShell in the search bar.
    • Right click on the Windows PowerShell and select Run as administrator.
    • Enter the below command to uninstall the Photo app.
      • get-appxpackage *Microsoft.Windows.Photos* | remove-appxpackage

    After performing the above steps, install the Photo app from the Windows store.

    Reference: Refer to the following Microsoft article on
    Photos app for Windows help.

    Note: The steps for Windows 8.1 applies to Windows 10.

    Hope the information is helpful. Feel free to write to us for any other assistance with Windows, we’ll be glad to assist you.
     
    Eeshwar Kumar, Sep 18, 2023
    #3
  4. I want the old Windows "Clarity" option back in the Window Photo App

    WINDOWS 10 MICROSOFT PHOTO APP

    Hello,

    Welcome to Microsoft Community.

    The Photos app brings together pictures from all your devices using OneDrive, so that you can browse them by date, album or folder. It also automatically enhances photos, and creates albums for you, to showcase your best shots.

    I suggest you to follow the methods below and check if it helps:

    Method 1:

    I suggest you to change the Default apps in the setting app and verify the result. You may follow the steps in the below:

    • Go to settings and system.
    • Click on Default Apps and select the appropriately.

    Method 2:

    I suggest you to reinstall Photo app using the PowerShell command
    and reinstall using the Windows store. Follow the below steps.

    • Open the Start menu, type Windows PowerShell in the search bar.
    • Right click on the Windows PowerShell and select Run as administrator.
    • Enter the below command to uninstall the Photo app.

    •   get-appxpackage  *Microsoft.Windows.Photos* | remove-appxpackage

    More reference:

    Photos help - Microsoft Support

    Hope this helps. If the issue remains unresolved, please get back to us and we would be happy to help.


     
    Anju Thekkethil, Sep 18, 2023
    #4
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