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thumbnails gone :(


i am using vista business edition. inside of the windows explorer i can not view pictures in thumbnail view.

i go start button - pictures - and pictures are shown with a static icon. i can click icon and windows picture view loads and display the picture. i used to be able to view the thumbnails, but all of a sudden i can not.

i found an article on the knowledgebase. it had me run disk clean up - but no fix

any suggestions

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Could it be simple as the settings?

In reply to: thumbnails gone :(

At the top of the screen under "Views" tick the triangle immediately to the right where you will find some options. Try one of those.

Hope this will solve the problem.


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In reply to: Could it be simple as the settings?

yeah i tried that. thumbnail is not a choice. i see that option on my xp machine but not my vista.

another article said that all i had to do was right click the folder and turn on thumbnails, but the option is not there.

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view as webpage

In reply to: Could it be simple as the settings?

i read in a article about view as a webpage might help. i still cant find where to change to that view

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