January 20, 2021

How to Add & Remove Favorites in Photos App On Windows 10

If you have been using Windows 10 for a while, you may know that the operating system offers more features and options than any other desktop operating system. Windows 10 offers a lot of built-in useful apps like Maps, Photos etc.

In this article, we will talk about the Microsoft Photos app. This is a built-in app of Windows 10 from which you can view images. It also provides some basic photo editing features.

If you’ve ever used Microsoft’s Photos app, you may know that the app automatically shows photos and videos stored in the local pictures folder along with files stored in OneDrive.

If you are among the users who store a lot of files in the local pictures folder or OneDrive, you will probably have a lot of pictures in Microsoft Photos. Assuming you have too many images in a selected folder, the photo app will show them all.

Sometimes, you may need to open some pictures in a short interval. At that time, you may get the ‘Favorites’ feature. The Microsoft Photos app allows you to mark your photos as favorites, to ensure that you can access them quickly when needed.

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Steps to add and delete favorites in the Photo app on Windows 10

When you mark a photo as a favorite, it is automatically added to the favorite album in the photo app. You can open a favorite album of Microsoft Photos to find your pinned images.

In this article, we will share a detailed guide on how to add or remove favorites to the Photos app in Windows 10. let’s look at.

step 1. First, search for photos in Windows Search. Open now ‘Photos’ Applications from the list.

Open the 'Photos' app from the list

stage 2. Now you will find the saved pictures in your Pictures folder.

step 3. Just select the photo you want to add to your favorite album.

step 4. Click on now ‘Add to favorites’ Button (Heart icon).

Click on 'Add to Favorites' button

Step 5. This will add the photo to a favorite album. To access those images, Open favorite album.

Open favorite album

Step 6. If you want to remove an image from a favorite album, open the image and click on ‘Remove from favorites’ switch.

Click the 'Remove from Favorites' button

this is the matter! You are done. This is how you can add or remove favorites in the Photos app.

So, this article is about how to add or delete favorites in the Microsoft Photos app. I hope this article helped you! Please share this with your friends too. If you have any doubts related to this, let us know in the comment box below.

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