Windows 10: File Explore.. viewing picture icon

Discus and support File Explore.. viewing picture icon in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; I used to be able to view a jpg or jpeg file in any folder it was in when I selected that folder.. It was very useful when I wanted to include it in a... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by wlapeer, Dec 7, 2018.

  1. wlapeer Win User

    File Explore.. viewing picture icon


    I used to be able to view a jpg or jpeg file in any folder it was in when I selected that folder.. It was very useful when I wanted to include it in a email or text message and I did not have to memorize the file name instead of looking at the picture and choosing it.. why does this not work anymore.. All I get is the same icon and one hase to click on it then it opens a program to view the picture.. Kinda a lot to do to just send a picture to a friend of post it on face book or whatever..

    :)
     
    wlapeer, Dec 7, 2018
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  2. Arun B J Win User

    File Explorer and viewing pictures

    Hi,



    Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Community.



    I understand your concern and will assist you to resolve this issue.

    I suggest you to follow the steps below and check if it helps.


    • Open File Explorer.

    • Click on View Tab.

    • Select Detail panel.

    • Now if you click on any picture or file you will be able to see the information at the top right corner.


    Hope this helps. If the issue remains unresolved, please get back to us and we would be happy to help.
     
    Arun B J, Dec 7, 2018
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  3. How to display tile view for pictures in the File Explorer.

    Hi Matthew,



    I realize the inconvenience you are experiencing with Windows 10. I will certainly help you.



    This issue might occur if there is change in files view settings.



    I suggest you to follow the steps below to turn on Tiles view of pictures.

    1. Open File Explorer where pictures are present.

    2. Right click on the blank space in the File Explorer.

    3. Then click on View option from the list and choose
    Tiles.





    Please get back to us with an update on issue with Windows 10, we will be happy to help.



    Thank you.
     
    Nyima Yonten, Dec 7, 2018
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  4. File Explore.. viewing picture icon

    Files & Folders View as medium or large Icons

    To assist you better, we would suggest that you try to follow the steps below:

    • Open File Explorer.
    • Once you are viewing a folder, right click an empty space within the File Explorer window and select View from the dialogue menu, then choose Large or any icon you wanted to use. Alternatively, you can use the following shortcut keys on the keyboard to
      change your View settings:
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 1 Extra Large
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 2 Large icons
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 3 Medium Icons
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 4 Small Icons
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 5 List
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 6 Details
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 7 Tiles
    • CTRL + SHIFT + 8 Content
    3. Once you have the view set, you can make it the default view for

    every folder.

    4. Click Apply, then click OK.

    Update us on the result.
     
    Marivel Man, Dec 7, 2018
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