Windows 10: "Photo App" loaded with SPAM

Discus and support "Photo App" loaded with SPAM in Windows 10 Software and Apps to solve the problem; I have just downloaded MS Photo App from Win 10 app store and found that when run - it comes up with advert after advert - ie SPAM Is this the way... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Software and Apps' started by Steeboo, May 14, 2019.

  1. Steeboo Win User

    "Photo App" loaded with SPAM


    I have just downloaded MS Photo App from Win 10 app store and found that when run - it comes up with advert after advert - ie SPAM

    Is this the way that MS is going ?

    :)
     
    Steeboo, May 14, 2019
    #1

  2. Windows 10 Photo app

    Hi Luka,

    There is a possibility that there is an app or a driver conflicting with the photos app and causes this issue to arise. We suggest that you follow these troubleshooting steps to fix this.

    • Uninstall the Photos app.
    • Perform Clean Boot - This troubleshooting step makes sure that there are no third party apps is causing software conflicts
      as it only loads minimum drivers and startup programs. Note: Please go through the section: How to reset the computer to start as usual after troubleshooting with clean boot of the KB article to boot the computer in normal
      startup after fixing the issue.
    • Reinstall the Photos app.

    Please let us know about the results.
     
    Katrina Men, May 14, 2019
    #2
  3. Gino Des Win User
    Photo app in Windows 10 is extremely slow

    Rebuilding the search index in your computer may help speed-up the loading of photos in the app. The search index is like a directory of files and media in your computer. Follow the steps below:

    • Click Start.
    • On the search bar, type Indexing Options, and click on Indexing Options from the results.
    • Click Advanced.
    • Under Troubleshooting, click Rebuild.

    We also suggest that you download and install any pending updates that needs to be installed on the computer through Windows Update and check if it helps resolve the issue.

    If the issue persists, you may reinstall the Photos app. For steps on how to uninstall and reinstall the Photos app, follow the steps provided by Anil Madishetty on this thread:

    Why won't my Photos app load on Windows 10
    .

    Let us know if you need further assistance.
     
    Gino Des, May 14, 2019
    #3
  4. "Photo App" loaded with SPAM

    Spam Emails for pop3

    Hi,

    Thank you for the reply.


    • Which email address is configured in the Mail app?

    If you have Outlook.com configured then you may refer to the suggestions provided by “Dhenz S” from this thread to check if that helps.

    How to block spam emails in Outlook.com?

    You need to look at the “View installed Updates” screen to see the list of recently installed updates.

    Follow these steps to view installed updates:


    • Press “Windows key + X” and click on “Programs and Features”.

    • Click on “View Installed Updates”.

    Keep us informed to help you further.
     
    Srimadhwa B, May 14, 2019
    #4
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