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Windows 7: Picture folder/gallery

24 Dec 2011   #1
GradeAbra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Picture folder/gallery

Well my picture folder is loading very slow. Whenever i am about to open picture it takes very long to load and become not responding. How can i solve this problem?


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24 Dec 2011   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

How huge your picture folder is .... and what is the volume of your RAM ?
It depends on the both .
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25 Dec 2011   #3
GradeAbra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

My picture folder has very little pictures and files. RAM is 4GB.
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25 Dec 2011   #4
Kari

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Windows Explorer can read Pictures and Videos folders faster if folder type is set to General Items instead of Pictures or Videos:

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Kari


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03 Jan 2012   #5
hybridfan

Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Windows Explorer can read Pictures and Videos folders faster if folder type is set to General Items instead of Pictures or Videos:

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Kari
Thanks for the tip but I suppose no thumbnails is the price you pay for speed :P
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03 Jan 2012   #6
Julian Strange

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I still get thmbs for all picture/vid file types using the general setting
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03 Jan 2012   #7
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Julian Strange View Post
I still get thmbs for all picture/vid file types using the general setting
Maybe this help:


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03 Jan 2012   #8
GradeAbra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
Windows Explorer can read Pictures and Videos folders faster if folder type is set to General Items instead of Pictures or Videos:

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Kari
Hi, how do you get to this area(My Picture Properties)?

Thx
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04 Jan 2012   #9
Kari

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From folder's context menu > Properties:

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Kari


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05 Jan 2012   #10
GradeAbra

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kari View Post
From folder's context menu > Properties:

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Kari
I cannot get to the 2nd part. This is what i got.


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