How to change default applications in Windows 10

Change the default web browser and video player among other applications on your Windows 10 computer

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of Windows 10

Difficulty Level: Member • Nerd • Platypus

Estimated Time: 2-5 minutes

Expected Outcome: You will have a different default application of your choice

Tools Required: A Windows 10 PC

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Steps to Perform 

  1. Click on the start menu in the lower left corner of the screen then click "Settings"
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  2. In the settings window, click on "Apps"
  3. Click on the default application you wish to change and select the one you want from the pop-up menu