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Mohd Tarik says: 3 years ago My pc settings are correct but thumbnails are not showing! MossNZ, Sep 18, 2016, in forum: Windows 8 Replies: 2 Views: 371 reticentAJ Sep 24, 2016 Accidentally locked MY OWN access to folder, help! Click on "Other users or groups" 9. I've tried all the posted remedies and and the "show thumbnail…." checkbox was already checked.

Click continue to gain access to this folder. Any other feedback? Step 2:Type command line "chkdsk /f /r drive letter:" and hit "Enter" key. Fyi, I'm using Windows 8 as well. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/help-cant-view-photos-documents-on-external-hd-windows-8-1.1140517/

Each "Backup Files" folder is an incremental backup of the same overall backup. Ugh. Here’s how to review all this data and how to delete it, if you no longer wish for Microsoft to store it on their servers: Simple questions: What is USB (Universal HELP!!!!

Although it’s almost impossible to have never used a USB device or to have plugged a USB connector into a USB port, it possible that you don’t really know what USB Windows 7 has four default Libraries: Documents, Music, Pictures, and Videos. I really appreciate you posting this!!!! Mark Irvin says: 3 years ago I am still getting a mix of icons and thumbnails, whereas in XP I used to get all thumbnails.

But I still have a problem I am a PSP user and I love making graphics …but windows 8 will not see the PSP images called tubes. Step 4: Set Volume Label and File System and check the option "Perform a quick format". I want to see the actual picture in the library not in a photo viewer. http://www.howtogeek.com/212768/how-to-restore-windows-7-backups-on-windows-8.1-or-10/ Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > Advertisement oniiku Thread Starter Joined: Feb 11, 2009 Messages: 72 Hey everyone, I hope this is the right area to post this.

Microsoft saw the error of their ways and this is now easier on Windows 10. However, not for anything in the "phone" folder. Fish says: 3 years ago thank you so much, you helped me tremendously! OBP replied Feb 10, 2017 at 1:44 PM Still counting to 1,000,000 #5 dotty999 replied Feb 10, 2017 at 1:41 PM A to Z of Items #5 dotty999 replied Feb 10,

Thanks. http://www.digitalcitizen.life/introducing-windows-8-how-backup-data-file-history To format the disk, click OK. Right-click on the drive and select "Properties" 2. And there are several possible reasons for this issue: viruses remove the drive letter; system does not allocate letters for some special partitions, such as the system reserved partition; we remove

After you set it up, Windows will be able to automatically create backup copies of your designated files. Any help is appreciated! 🙂 Damian says: 3 years ago HI, Tried both of these but no joy with Windows 8. Long ago I offered an advice on how to get around it all. We've already talked about it in this tutorial: How To Work With File History In Windows 10, From The Settings App.

I run Windows 8.1 on both computers.Please let me know what I need to do in order to gain access to my important files stored on this external hard drive. This is specifically for pictures where I would want to view thumbnails of the pictures in order to arrange my pictures library. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Files in OneDrive Are there any files I can't save to OneDrive?

In order to resolve this issue, we can try formatting this drive. This professional data recovery software provides five relatively independent data recovery modules which can masterly cope with data loss issues caused by various factors. PLEASE, can you help me????

oniiku, Jan 6, 2015 #7 Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 14, 2010 Messages: 17,315 I am puzzled at the moment as to how to proceed on what is shown in your

How do I get permission to my own files? Try Methods Here! win8cub says: 4 years ago I did everything you told, yet still have only symbols and no thumbs with my MPG files. Windows will save a backup copy of your PC settings to OneDrive.

Thanks so much for your time! Removing a folder location from a Library doesn’t actually delete the folder or its files. Thanks again! You can search Libraries to find the right files quickly, even when those files are in different folders or on different systems (when those folders are indexed on the remote systems

I can't believe it was so easy, I was looking all over the options menu but I totally missed this. Note: If bad sectors are found on the drive during the process, chkdsk will try to repair them. If we meet this issue, we can try using the following methods. 1.Connect the USB data line to another computer to check whether it is broken. 2.Check whether the USB interface JP says: 3 years ago I've gone through all steps and this still won't change how Window's 8 handles .pdf thumbnail previews.