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Windows 7: No Thumbnails For Files Other than .mpg


01 Apr 2010   #11
BFG

Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit
 
 

I have a similar problem so I figured I'd tack on here.

I only have thumbnails for files generated by the codecs added by shark, ie mp4, mov, flv etc

I'm not using any other media players except windows

Basically all the windows files will not generate thumbnails.

I've tried deleting the icon cache, re-installing shark, deleting the windows media player library

nothing has worked.

so anything else?

thumbnails are generated for pictures


*** fixed my prob, I used those registrys to default wmv, mov, mpeg, mpg and avi

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01 Apr 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit, Windows Developer Preview, Linux Mint 9 Gnome 32 Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by FliGi7 View Post
Did you open the Shark codec program with admin rights, click "suggested settings", close, then re-open as regular user?
Well I am always using and Admin account and installed it when I was on the administrator account of course. But I installed it with Custom Settings but the only things I changed was the install path and I chose not to create a Start Menu shortcut.
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02 Apr 2010   #13

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

Hey all thanks for the many suggestions you added to this old thread. Imma try 'em out and I will update! Thanks!!
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02 Apr 2010   #14

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Vertex View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by FliGi7 View Post
Did you open the Shark codec program with admin rights, click "suggested settings", close, then re-open as regular user?
Well I am always using and Admin account and installed it when I was on the administrator account of course. But I installed it with Custom Settings but the only things I changed was the install path and I chose not to create a Start Menu shortcut.
I was talking about after installation. When you launched the program to change the settings, did you launch it as admin, use the "suggested settings" option at the bottom, close, and re-open as regular user to transfer the settings? If not, I'd recommend doing that.
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