Windows 10 Creators Update includes a brand new Paint 3D app, which merges traditional 2D image editing with 3D capabilities for design and 3D printing. But longtime Windows users may still prefer to use the original classic Paint app. Here’s how to use classic Paint in the Windows 10 Creators Update.
Windows has a handy “Open With” option that lets users open an image file with an application other than the one set as the default for that file type, but this feature doesn’t work when multiple files are selected. One workaround is to use the “Edit” option, but this opens your images MS Paint. Thankfully, you can change which program is associated with the “Edit” option by modifying the Windows Registry. Here’s how to do it.