The new Photos app is still annoying to use!

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The new Photos app is still annoying to use.

Take this picture for example, where two red lines go from corner to corner.

 

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If you open that in the Photos app, the menu covers a good portion of the upper half. I don't understand the thought process behind the menu covering part of the picture itself. The menu shoult not cover the canvas!

 

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In the old Photos Viewer you also had a button that either scaled the picture to 100 % or to fit the screen. There was also a zoom slider. All of which was removed in the new photos app. Oh, and you could use the mouse wheel to zoom. But apparently, mouse wheel's aren't a thing any more.

 

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I don't know what they were thinking, but it must have been something along the lines of "Hey, let's take the Photo Viewer and make it really, really frustrating to use!"

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