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Where Is Windows Picture & Fax Viewer Located?

10/31/2011 03:30 by ThomasOakes

First answer posted by Kimplex at 10/31/2011 03:30
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  • Kimplex
  • Finding Windows Picture & Fax Viewer on your own is tricky for two reasons: the utility typically opens on its own whenever you need it, and Windows gave it a terrible name that makes it impossible to find.

        Computer Systems

            Windows XP includes Windows Picture & Fax Viewer. This program is not included as part of other versions of Windows.

        Location

            Finding Windows Picture & Fax Viewer is tricky, according to Komando.com, since the program goes by the awkward name of "shimgvw." Search for "shimgvw" using the "Search" function from the Start menu.

        Considerations

            Since Windows Picture & Fax Viewer is the default program to open images and faxes on your computer, double-clicking on any image or fax will open the program automatically. Most users will find this the easiest way to access the program.
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