JPEG/jpg is itself a vast community of image file format that is commonly known as a standard i.e. JPEG standard. There are massive use of this file format either using Android, Windows or Mac OS. Some times it deny to display via any image viewer program. In this context, Windows Photo Viewer is not able to view any particular picture or the whole JPEG files saved in your computer. This shows some problems with your viewer software or Windows platform. It may occur if your Jpeg file is corrupt/damaged or too large to display on your screen.
Cause behind the JPEG error “Windows Photo Viewer can’t open this picture because the file appears to be damaged, corrupted, or is too large.”
Its certain that jpeg file corrupts or damages but in this case reasons are many. There is no any particular reason to be verified for the user. If you have Windows then it is possible to have some problems in it or either you have incomplete installation of Photo viewer programs or you don’t have complete jpeg file i.e. you have not downloaded your jpeg file completely from the source. It might be the reason that you don’t have proper configuration of hardware or have an extra large file with great resolution that your computer screen does not meet. Apart from all, such problem with Windows Photo Viewer may come if you have/had run bitlocker or some other file compression or encryption software. Or, you might not have sufficient space.
How to fix JPEG error “Windows Photo Viewer can’t open this picture because the file appears to be damaged, corrupted, or is too large.”
If you are wondering for any manual way to fix this kind of JPEG error then you must have these things:
1. You have backups of your file, or
2. You have another computer to try, or
3. You have another photo viewer to show your photo, or
4. You have any anti-virus software to heal your computer if effected by any virus, or
5. You have to format your computer and leave your files untreated
But, we have Stellar JPEG Repair/Recovery Software that can recover any kind of JPEG errors including Windows Photo Viewer error and help you on 360 degree.