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Windows 7: Why do I not get a preview of my picture library?

24 Dec 2009   #1
Ferd

Windows 7
 
 
Why do I not get a preview of my picture library?

When I go to my picture library, and set the option to show icons instead of details, I get the following display:



How do I change it so that the icons will be thumbnails of my actual pictures?

Thanks

Ferd


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24 Dec 2009   #2
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

Hi Ferd,

In Folder Options - Open, ensure that the following highlighted option is clear (unchecked).
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24 Dec 2009   #3
Ferd

Windows 7
 
 

Kewl, that fixed it. Thanks much.

Have a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays.
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24 Dec 2009   #4
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

You're welcome. Have a safe and enjoyable one.
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