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Windows 7: Folder Options

31 Aug 2015   #1

Windows 7 Pro SP1 x64
Folder Options

In Folder Options > Advanced Settings there are 2 CheckBox I've got questions about:

1. Always show icons, never thumbnails
2. Display file icon on thumbnails

I need to know the exact behavior of the above 2 options.
I think the 1st one, is for photos for example, it just shows generic JPG icon rather than thumbnail of its photo? Right? And what else?
About 2nd one I have no any idea?
Please advise.

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31 Aug 2015   #2

Windows 7 Enterprise x64

so, you were right about the first one, as for the second one, if you had a picture, you would see it's thumbnail (preview) and the icon for the file type in the corner, according to microsoft, it is for easier access to associated programs.
something like this:

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