downloading images on windows 8.1

  123splash123 18:02 14 Feb 2014
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Every time i download and save an image it automatically opens up the picture which is very annoying! how do i go about solving this please?

  rdave13 19:18 14 Feb 2014

Try using "save as" as opposed to "save".

  susannamoore 04:41 26 Feb 2014

"Every time i download and save an image it automatically opens up the picture which is very annoying! how do i go about solving this please?"

If you are using Chrome or Win 7, you may open the control box and go to settings. Do as below: scroll down and click advanced settings. Scroll down to Downloads and click Clear Auto Open settings. It did work for me.

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