Change default programs in Windows 10


  • On the Start  menu, select Settings .
  • Select Apps > Default apps.
  • Select which default you want to set, and then choose the app. You can also get new apps in Microsoft Store. Apps need to be installed before you can set them as the default.
    Choose default apps under Apps in Settings
  • To choose default apps by file type (for example, .pdf files), scroll down and select Choose default apps by file type.