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Windows 7: Changing the items in the Windows Explorer Details Pane

15 Sep 2015   #1
VJBenz

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
Changing the items in the Windows Explorer Details Pane

I want to make some specific changes to the default Preview Details string for picture files in Windows Explorer. I have found an excellent write-up on how to edit that string using regedit, but the author was only interested in the specific around music. In the attached picture, I show the file properties/attributes that I am interested in placing in the Detail Pane. The current edited string is shown below.


prop:System.Photo.DateTaken;System.Keywords;System.Title;System.Subject;
*System.Photo.PeopleNames;*System.Contact.Location;*System.Contact.StateOrProvince;
*System.Contact.Country;System.Comment;*System.DateCreated;*System.DateModified;
*System.SharedWith

As you can see, some work, others don't. Is there a comprehensive list of these properties and their syntax in the form
(*)System.xxxx.yyy
that one can refer to when modifying the string?




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15 Sep 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

There should be a menu item to configure columns (not on a PC to actually check), see if the names given there work?
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16 Sep 2015   #3
VJBenz

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

GokAy; I have no idea what you mean. Menu item - where? It is not the columns that I wish to configure. It is the details pane at the bottom of the page.

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17 Sep 2015   #4
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Windows Explorer Columns - Add or Remove

But I see you can't get the format you wan't.
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