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Windows 7: Thumbnails are gone

07 Oct 2011   #1
lee griggs

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 
Thumbnails are gone

Hi, does anyone know where thumbnail previews has gone in Windows 7?

No matter which thumbnail size I choose, they dont appear.



Cheers,
Lee


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07 Oct 2011   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Try this, go to Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Folder Options\View and UNcheck the boxes shown below.

Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable

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In any Explorer window upper right is the icon view list as a drop-down menu, you can change how icons/thumbnails are displayed.

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07 Oct 2011   #3
lee griggs

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

nice one! thanks!
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07 Oct 2011   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

You're welcome. Did that get your thumbnails back?
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