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Standard User BatBoy
(sensei) Sat 08-Jul-17 22:23:43
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Re: windows fax and picture viewer in Windows 10


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Did you use the free app or manual input?


I used their script.
I was referring to the Winaero Tweaker. Is that what you meant when you said script?
Standard User AdrianPH
(committed) Sun 09-Jul-17 08:52:10
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Re: windows fax and picture viewer in Windows 10


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If I can get windows 8 working on this machine i will go back to that.


Thing is M$ have shafted Win 8 too, all the telemetry and data mining stuff is in there too.

Latest Win 10 release has removed even more of the settings that were still available in gpedit.msc , it has got to the point now where Windows disappears and Linux replaces it on all my kit.

Users are no longer going to be allowed to decide how they use their PC/Laptop and what software they run.
M$ were prosecuted and fined over IE being embedded , yet they are doing more of the same with Win 10.

The Linux photo viewers / editors and media players are far better than anything available on Windows.
Standard User zyborg47
(eat-sleep-adslguide) Sun 09-Jul-17 14:01:01
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Re: windows fax and picture viewer in Windows 10


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I was referring to the Winaero Tweaker. Is that what you meant when you said script?


Sorry, I used a Registry Script, now it is working, so that is good news.
i find the older photo viewer better than what is in Windows 10, it does what it says on the tin and not have a load of other features that is not needed.

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Standard User zyborg47
(eat-sleep-adslguide) Sun 09-Jul-17 14:04:54
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Re: windows fax and picture viewer in Windows 10


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Thing is M$ have shafted Win 8 too, all the telemetry and data mining stuff is in there too.


But they can be removed pretty easily if you know what updates not to install and also it is not as intergrated as windows 10 Telemetry is.
Latest Win 10 release has removed even more of the settings that were still available in gpedit.msc , it has got to the point now where Windows disappears and Linux replaces it on all my kit.


i would love to do that, but my video editor is Mac or Windows only.

Users are no longer going to be allowed to decide how they use their PC/Laptop and what software they run.
M$ were prosecuted and fined over IE being embedded , yet they are doing more of the same with Win 10.


This is what I do not understand is how MS is allowed to get away with this, but then I suppose they are friends with the U.S government, the E.U and our own government.


The Linux photo viewers / editors and media players are far better than anything available on Windows.



I know, i use Linux on my laptop. I did try to install it on here but for some reason it would not. It would only be a second OS, but nice to use.

Adrian

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Standard User camieabz
(sensei) Sun 09-Jul-17 15:56:36
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For what it's worth, I find Irfanview perfect for most quick edit, and general viewing of images. It has a slideshow feature too.

Between that and MS Paint, the non-pro users can get a fair bit done.
Standard User longedge
(committed) Sun 09-Jul-17 16:09:41
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I find Irfanview perfect for most quick edit, and general viewing of images.

+1 - It's my default image viewer and my 'goto' for batch renaming, cropping, re-sizing, re-sampling etc. etc. Part of my basic software installation on every new machine I buy.

Standard User zyborg47
(eat-sleep-adslguide) Sun 09-Jul-17 21:55:21
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Re: windows fax and picture viewer in Windows 10


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For what it's worth, I find Irfanview perfect for most quick edit, and general viewing of images. It has a slideshow feature too.

Between that and MS Paint, the non-pro users can get a fair bit done.


I am surprised Irvanview is still going, I remember that years ago, ok I will have another thinks.

I like gimp, not that i really do much with photos, I am more video.

Adrian

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Standard User Brunel
(experienced) Mon 10-Jul-17 01:00:54
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Re: windows fax and picture viewer in Windows 10


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Also try this http://www.faststone.org/FSViewerDetail.htm

Another great freebie.
Standard User micksharpe
(legend) Mon 10-Jul-17 01:11:27
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+1 -- I like FastStone. smile

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