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Windows 7: Unable to Disable Thumbnail Cache

14 Feb 2013   #21
Cyberwolf

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hmmm from a security stand point thats a horrible idea. Those files unless cleared persist for eternity. I cant believe the only solution for preventing that is disabling thumbnail viewing.


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14 Feb 2013   #22
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

not for eternity, only till Windows overwrites them. Sometime the .db files are but but have no data in them. Try out the Thumbs viewer in my earlier post.
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14 Feb 2013   #23
logicearth

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

What security stand point? There is no security flaw here. If an attacker compromises your computer they are not going to care about your tiny thumbnails when they have access to your full images.
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