Welcome to our series of Microsoft Windows 10 tutorials that help you understand the features of the upcoming Windows 10.
This tutorial will show you different ways to choose default apps which open files in Windows 10.
A default app is the program that Windows automatically opens or run the app in. A .docx file for example, will always open up in Microsoft Word.
How to choose Default App in Open with Context Menu:
How to choose Default Apps in Settings:
You can also reset all file type associations to Microsoft recommended defaults. To reset apps follow these steps:
Open Settings, and click on the System icon.
Note: The default app you choose will only apply to your account and won’t affect other accounts on same computer.