How to Disable Thumbnail Previews in Windows 7/8.1 and 10

The short images on the folders that give the view of the content of the folders. Thumbnails look good but sometimes they may be a cause to some serious issues.

Thumbnail in Windows

Guide to Disable Thumbnail Previews in Windows 7/8.1 and 10

By following these simple steps given below, you can disable thumbnails on any windows.

Disable Thumbnail Previews in Windows

Disabling Thumbnails

  1. Open My computer and from the top tab of this window, choose view.
  2. In the view menu, select options and then select the change folder options.
  3. Then once again go to view tab.
  4. Now make sure that the option ‘always show icons, neer thumbnails’ options is enabled.

This will disable the thumbnails in your computer.

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