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Setting Default Applications just got easier with Windows 10
Set your favorite applications as the default for playing music, movies, browsing the web, and so much more!
Getting trusted apps & games from the Microsoft Store
Explore Microsoft Store and get trusted apps and games in Windows!
Get the apps you need in Microsoft Store
Secure and manage apps in Microsoft Store
Windows 101: How to pin apps to the start menu and taskbar
Pin your most frequently used apps to Start menu or taskbar to stay productive every day.
App & browser control: Stop security risks before they happen
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Finding files, documents and apps on your device...
How easy or difficult is it for you to find files, documents and apps on your device? What do you wish you could change or make simpler in this process?
What Windows or Office apps do you want to learn more about?
Help us understand what you want to learn more about. What Windows or Office apps do you want more information on?
Simplify your email with the Windows Mail app
Ready to stop signing in to multiple ad-cluttered websites to get your email? Here's how to get started with Mail, a Windows 10 app that combines access to all of your emails, folders and calendars into one convenient and simple app.
change text colors of desktop apps shortcut, folders, icons
Wouldn't it be nice if users can change text colors of desktop apps, folders, icons~like the recycle bin, my PC, etc. to be able to match the background image? I would like to use a photo and set it as the background image but the text colors of desktop apps, folders, icons, etc. are not clear. I mean like if I have a white background color, then I will not be able to see text of the desktop apps shortcuts, folders, icons, etc., since they are white by default.
Go back to Default Settings (Windows Defender)
So i was messing with windows defender settings, and i removed every single thing from - App & Browser Control>Exploit Protection Settings>Program Settings,,,,, is there a way to restore those settings ?
Apps need to be installed before you can set them as the default. You may want your .pdf files, or email, or music to automatically open using an app other than the one provided by Microsoft. To choose default apps by file type. scroll down and select Choose default apps by file type .
You will find Default apps in the registry location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion . For further assistance regarding Registry key and folder changes, get in touch with TechNet forums. IT Professionals on TechNet Forums are well equipped to assist you better on registry issues. TechNet forum link:
How to remove default apps to open files? Hi, I need some help. I accidentally set a default app to open .jar files, is there a way to remove the app to open it? I don't want to change it to something else, I know how to do that, I want to REMOVE the app to open it. In the menu to change it, some apps don't have a default app and I don't want ...
We checked on our lab machines and were able to get the Web browser option under default app in Windows Settings, as shown below. We would suggest you to go to Default apps in setting and click on “Choose default apps by file type” and scroll down to.htm and.html file type, then add Microsoft Edge for them.
Configure default apps by file name extension or by app. For example, to set an installed photo viewing app as the default program that is used to open all of the file types and protocols that it supports, click Set defaults by app, select the photo viewing app > Manage, and then select the file types and associations for the app. Export ...