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Windows 7: Thumbnails only for files

16 Jan 2010   #1
koocho

Professional x64
 
 
Thumbnails only for files

Hi,

I would like to know if there is a way to show thumbnails only for a few filetypes (e.g. jpeg, avi) but symbols for folders? In best case it should look like in the window in the attachment... any chance?

greets, koocho




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16 Jan 2010   #2
Tepid

Win 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

You can try this maybe?

IconPackager

It will take some time to fully configure all the icons.
There is no easy one click solution.
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17 Jan 2010   #3
windsorlady

Windows 7
 
 

I have been wanting to view my psp, pspimage, and .png files and am unable to do that with Windows 7. XP gave me that feature via a utility called Thumbnail Handler. It won't work on Win7, and I've not found a thumbnail handler that will. I hope they get this feature back soon where one can view more than just .jpgs and .gifs.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jan 2010   #4
koocho

Professional x64
 
 

I'm not sure how the IconPackager should help me with that Problem. It's only a tool that change the icons that I already did But it can't handle with the library icons, so I changed the icons in imageres.dll manually...

Once again - folders should be shown as a symbol, pictures or videos as a thumbnail - but I think this won't be possible :-/

Thanks anyway, perhaps someone has another idea?

EDIT: The window in the attachment IS a shot of my system, just inserted a thumbnail in the picture so that it is easier to understand what I mean
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