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Published on 11.02.10 by Brent Trahan

Show Icons Instead of Thumbnails in Windows 7

Learn how to set Windows 7 to show icons instead of thumbnails for its shortcuts.

  1. Type adjust perf in the Start Menu’s search box and then press Enter on your keyboard.
  2. Uncheck Show thumbnails instead of icons.
  3. Click OK to save the changes.

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