How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10? – With Windows 10 operating system, many innovations have come our life. One of these innovations is the Windows Photo Viewer.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

The old Windows Photo Viewer application, which is used on Windows XP, Vista and Windwos 7 operating systems, has now become more visual with Windows 10.

You may feel a slowness when you try to open your photos with the new Photo Viewer on Windows 10. Also, if you have only enabled the Administrator account on Windows 10, you will get a “This application cannot be enabled by the Built-in Administrator” error when you try to open a photo.

Therefore, it may be a good idea to use the old Windows Photo Viewer of Windows.

The “This application can not be enabled by the Built-in Administrator” error is as follows.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

If your user account is a member of the Administrator group, you can use Windows 10’s new Windows Photo Viewer program as normal. But since the new photo viewer makes the photos on your computer a bit blurry and a little bit poor, many people prefer the old Photo Viewer.

The old Windows Photo Viewer shows both faster and better quality of photos or pictures. In this article, we’ll enable the old Windows Photo Viewer for Windows 10.

How to Enable Windows Photo Viewer in Windows 10?

If the Windows photo viewer doesn’t open photos, you can resolve the issue by following the steps below. The easiest way to enable Windows Photo Viewer is to change the Regedit setting.

   Step 1

Click the button below to download the Windows Photo Viewer Regedit file to your computer.

Download Regedit File

   Step 2

Press the Right Button on the Regedit file.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

   Step 3

Click the Yes button in the Registry Editor window.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

   Step 4

After changing the Regedit settings for the Windows 10 Photo Viewer, click the OK button to close the window.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

   Step 5

Press the Right Button on the photo you want to view, and then click Open With and then click Choose another application.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

   Step 6

Select the “Always use this application” checkbox, then select Windows Photo Viewer and click OK.

How to Activate Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10?

The photo you want to view immediately after clicking the OK button will open with the old Windows Photo Viewer.

How to Restore Photo Viewer on Windows 10 ⇒ Video

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   Final Word

In this article, we have configured Regedit settings to enable and use the Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 10, which is used on older Windows operating systems. Thanks for following us!

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