Microsoft Photodraw Unable To Save As GIF, JPG or PNG

Has your Microsoft Photodraw stopped working ? are you now unable to save as GIF, JPG or PNG.  This happened to a customer of our’s.  It seems to have occurred following an update on Windows 8x or Windows 10x

The fix is simple, just run Photodraw as an Administrator.

To do this, just right click the Photodraw icon and select “Run As Administrator” you will now be able to save as GIF, JPG or PNG.


Duncan Newell

Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.

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