How to set your default apps in windows 10?

Windows 10 Native apps are good in some cases.. but when it comes to search engine Google is preferable, Chrome or Firefox over the new Edge. Now set your default apps in windows 10 easily with your favourite and most used applications. The search engine, maps, media player, camera etc.

Steps to set your default apps in windows 10:

  • Click on the Start/Windows button,
  • Go to Settings , then click on SYSTEM,windows 10 settings
  • You can find Default apps under the left side pane,
  • Click on the options ( maps, media player , browser etc ) that you want to change,
  • The default apps are Maps, Music player, Photo viewer, Video player and web browser. You can also configure calendar and email in default apps settings.Default apps in windows 10

Choose default apps by File type:

  • You can also choose default apps depends on the file type like .MP3, 3GPP, .AMV . DOC etc.
  • Click on the Start/Windows button,
  • Go to Settings , then click on SYSTEM,
  • You can find Default apps under the left side pane,
  • Click on the Choose default apps by file type (under the reset)
  • Now You can choose from the list of options available for every file typeDefault apps by file type

Normally file type settings helps you to do everyday tasks easier by setting default  application as per your choice .

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