Windows 10: Thumbnails not displaying: Unchecked 'show icons'/checked 'thumbnails'

  1.    03 Dec 2015 #1

    Thumbnails not displaying: Unchecked 'show icons'/checked 'thumbnails'


    Hi,

    I have unchecked the option to 'show icons instead of thumbnails' (view>options>folder options) and I have checked 'show icons' (performance>advanced) but still I get icons instead of thumbnails. I have closed and restarted file explorer multiple times to no change. I have posted the screenshot below to show the current settings. Any help would be appreciated!

    Thank you.

    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails 2015_12_03_19_55_091.png  
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  2. Posts : 3,379
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1803 Build 17134.81 and W10 Insider Build 17677
       05 Dec 2015 #2

    When you right click on the folder itself and select properties, there is a tab called customise. In this tab you can select what type of folder you want and choose Pictures. You can have this cascade down to subfolders as well. As for the other settings you mentioned, I usually keep my folder settings as the defaults.
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  3. Posts : 5,080
    windows 10 Home threshold2
       05 Dec 2015 #3

    Do a Icon Cache Rebuild. See if that will fix it.
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...0-a.html?ltr=I
    Use Option One.

    If that won't help, try this:
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/5...dows-10-a.html
    Use Option Two.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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