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Archive for the ‘Windows Explorer’ Category

Filmstrip View in XP

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

Filmstrip View in XP

When Windows ME came on the scene it featured a cool folder view called ” Thumbnail View ” that displays all images as little thumbnails to make them easier to manage. Win XP expanded this feature, allowing us to add a picture to a file folder icon in thumbnail view ( see archive for 7/31/03 ). In addition, XP has… Continue reading

Add to your “Send To” menu

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

Is there a way to send a file to a place that isn’t listed on my “Send To” menu?

If you want to add a place or eliminate an item on the “Send to” menu that you don’t use it isn’t that hard to do:

1. Right-click your Start Button, Explore.

2. Head to the Windows\Send to\ folder (it’s probably just above the… Continue reading

Column Size Fun

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

Column Size Fun

OK, most of us know that you can resize the columns in Windows Explorer. You just grab the little black column separators at the top and drag them to the size you need.

Well, there’s actually a better way.

If you double-click in the little space between columns, you’ll find that the column automatically resizes itself so it shows the complete name of… Continue reading

Print a Photo Proof sheet

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

Print a Photo Proof sheet

A proof sheet is a printout of picture thumbnails. Most photo organizing software allows you to print these out, but for XP users, it’s built into the Window’s Picture and Fax Viewer. Here’s how to do it…

Open the folder that your pictures are in and select “Thumbnail View”.

Hold down the Ctrl key and select the pictures you want on… Continue reading

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