Site Tools


Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
rhino:filepreviewsmissing [2018/05/02]
dale [2. Repair your Rhino installation]
rhino:filepreviewsmissing [2018/05/03] (current)
dale
Line 4: Line 4:
 If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files in Windows Explorer, the follow these steps. If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files in Windows Explorer, the follow these steps.
  
-=====1. Verify thumbnails are not disabled===== +=====1. Repair your Rhino installation=====
-  - Open **Explorer**. +
-  - Click **View**. +
-  - Click **Options** and then **Change folder and search options**. +
-  - Verify **Always show icons, never thumbnails** is NOT checked. +
-{{:​rhino:​folder_options.png|Folder Options}} +
- +
-If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files, proceed to step 2. +
- +
-=====2. Repair your Rhino installation=====+
  
   - Open **Control Panel**.   - Open **Control Panel**.
Line 22: Line 13:
   - For **Rhino 5**:   - For **Rhino 5**:
     - Select **Rhinoceros 5 (64-bit)** and click **Repair**.     - Select **Rhinoceros 5 (64-bit)** and click **Repair**.
 +
 +If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files, proceed to step 2.
 +
 +=====2. Verify thumbnails are not disabled=====
 +  - Open **Explorer**.
 +  - Click **View**.
 +  - Click **Options** and then **Change folder and search options**.
 +  - Verify **Always show icons, never thumbnails** is NOT checked.
 +{{:​rhino:​folder_options.png|Folder Options}}
 +
  
 If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files, proceed to step 3. If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files, proceed to step 3.
  
-=====3. Register the Rhino thumbnail viewer=====+=====3. Delete the thumbnail cache=====  
 +If you are running an older Windows, like Windows 7, you may need to run Windows **Disk Cleanup** utility.  
 + 
 +  - Run **Disk Cleanup**. 
 +  - Click **Thumbnails**. 
 +  - Click **OK**. 
 + 
 +{{:​rhino:​disk_cleanup.png|Disk Cleanup}} 
 + 
 +If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files, proceed to step 4. 
 + 
 +=====4. Register the Rhino thumbnail viewer=====
  
 To register the Rhino thumbnail viewer, you will need to open a Command Prompt as an Administrator. To register the Rhino thumbnail viewer, you will need to open a Command Prompt as an Administrator.
Line 67: Line 79:
   regsvr32 "​C:​\Program Files\Rhinoceros 5 (64-bit)\System\RhinoHandlers.dll"​   regsvr32 "​C:​\Program Files\Rhinoceros 5 (64-bit)\System\RhinoHandlers.dll"​
  
-If you do not see preview thumbnails of Rhino .3dm files, proceed to step 4. 
  
-=====4. Delete the thumbnail cache===== ​ 
-If you are running an older Windows, like Windows 7, you may need to run Windows **Disk Cleanup** utility. ​ 
- 
-  - Run **Disk Cleanup**. 
-  - Click **Thumbnails**. 
-  - Click **OK**. 
- 
-{{:​rhino:​disk_cleanup.png|Disk Cleanup}} 
rhino/filepreviewsmissing.txt · Last modified: 2018/05/03 by dale