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Choosing photos appearing on start screen photo's tile

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    Windows 8.1

    Choosing photos appearing on start screen photo's tile


    I made a screenshot file so that when I take a screenshot I can shove the screenshot in there. Should I be using another program? as now I am getting my screenshots coming up on my Start screen's live photo's tile. How can I control which of my pictures appear in my start screen's photo tile please or in my slideshow. (I've got on my laptop adobe photoshop elements 12)

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    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Nougart,

    By default, all images in your Pictures library is what is used to shuffle on your Photos tile. You could save or move the screenshots to another location to stop it.
    Another option would be to clear the tiles after you have moved or deleted the screenshot to have them stop showing on the Photos tile.
    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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    Windows 8.1


    Thanks for that Shawn.
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    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.
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