Image (and other docs) preview in Windows 2008 R2


Could you tell me how I can enable image previews (and other docs) in Windows 2008 R2? I don't see the option.

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Previews of media files are disabled by default in Windows Server 2008.

1. Open the Start menu and click Run

2. Now enter SystemPropertiesPerformance and click OK.

3. In the Performance Options window at least check the Show thumbnails instead of icons option. If you are using themes you should also check the Use visual styles on windows and buttons option to keep you theme.

You can now, using Windows Explorer, browse to where the images are, right-click select View, change to maybe Large icons and you should be squared away.

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