Troubleshooting: Change Default Image Editor

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Troubleshooting: Change Default Image Editor

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If you use Pixlr for Android on your phone or tablet, you can choose to make Pixlr your default image editor. We hear from a lot of people who choose Pixlr or some other app as their default image editor but then change their mind. It’s important to note that these choose “once” or “always” options are not something we control, but it is something you can easily change by digging into your phone’s settings.


For most people, the process of changing this setting goes something like this:

  1. Navigate to Android Settings
  2. Select Applications
  3. Select the application Pixlr
  4. Scroll down to Launch by default and tap Clear defaults

Your phone might be a little different, but that should solve this issue for you. Here is a great article that explains how to change or reset your Android default apps a bit more in-depth if you need it.

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