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Windows 7: How can I view Application Thumbnail on the Taskbar

26 Aug 2011   #1

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How can I view Application Thumbnail on the Taskbar


I had some trouble with my Desktop and have experimented with the themes. I have now lost the ability to show thumbnails of windows of the apps I have opened with a mouse over on the Taskbar

How can I view these thumbnails again..

Thank you...

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26 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Hello weka

I think this is what you are looking for - Taskbar Thumbnail Previews - Enable or Disable

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27 Aug 2011   #3


You have to be using an Aero theme to have Thumbnail Previews of the icons for opened windows on the Taskbar.

Plus, If your List Mode threshold limit is set too low, this would display a List instead of Thumbnail view. Use this tutorial to see how to determine what number your list mode threshold limit is set: Taskbar List or Thumbnail Previews Mode - Change
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