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Windows 7: Preview Pane

10 Apr 2010   #1

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Preview Pane

Hello Friends,
When I selecting one image file in explorer, I am unable to see the preview in Preview Pane.
I am able to see only the icon in preview pane.

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10 Apr 2010   #2
not so gray matter

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X

Here's a solution for Vista, I don't know if it still applies

warning   Warning
This involves registry editing, please backup your registry before attempting anything.

Make Windows Vista Explorer Preview Pane Work for More File Types - How-To Geek
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06 Apr 2014   #3

XP/7x32 & x64/8x64/8.1x64

(An old thread I know, inserted this solution for lookers)

Preview Pane Tool ... for Vista only
- does not work in Win7 (I tried it in April 2013)

To enable "Preview Pane"
Win Explorer
Action Bar (under Menu Bar)
Organize > Layout > Preview Pane ... toogles the pane on/off)
- OR icon (Preview Pane) at right-hand end of "Action Bar"
Show thumbnails of image files in WinExp (WinXP/7)
WinExp > Tools > Folder Options > View (tab)
- OR ... Win-Exp > Action Bar (under Menu Bar) > Organize > Folder Options > View (tab)
Advanced Settings (list) > Files and Folders
[ ] Always show icons, never thumbnails <<< UNCHECKED

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