How to rotate an image in Windows 10

rotate image windows

When it comes to classifying and ordering the photographs that we take with our smartphone or with a digital camera, the first thing we must do is delete each and every one of the photographs that are blurry or do not represent what we really wanted to capture.

Next, we must rotate all images the camera misinterpreted the orientation. Rotating an image is a very simple operation that does not require any third-party application since from Windows 10, we have two tools that allow us to do it quickly and easily.

Thanks to the application Paint y PhotosWith Windows 10 we can not only rotate any image, but we can also change the size, crop the image ...

How to rotate images with Paint

To open an image with Paint, instead of Photos, which is the default viewer in Windows 10, we must place the mouse over the image that we want to rotate, press the right button and select the Edit option.

rotate Windows image with Paint

  • To rotate the image, we must search the Rotate button and click on it to show the different options offered by the application.
  • Finally, we just have to click on the option that interests us the most, Rotate 90 degrees to the right or left or rotate 180 degrees.

This application is also installed in previous versions of Windows, so we can use it to rotate images in Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP ...

Rotate images with Photos

To open an image with Photos, we just have to double click on the image that we want to open, since this is the native Windows 10 application for opening photos.

rotate picture Windows with Photos

To rotate an image, we must click on the third button shown at the top of the application many times until we find the orientation we want in the image.

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