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In windows 7 all of my powerpoint files show the title image in the icon. Is there anyway to turn this off show it just shows some default powerpoint icon. I find it hard to actually find my ppt presentations as the icons are all different.

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I have the same issue and I am aware of the "always show icons, never thumbnails" option in windows 7. but I want this only turned on for MS office documents, but not for pictures, movies etc. Is there any possibility apply these settings for specific file types? –  Markus Feb 22 at 11:40

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  • Click the "Organize" option from File Explorer (Upper left) in the folder/document repository.
  • Select "Folder and Search Options".
  • Click the "View" tab.
  • Check "Always show icons, never thumbnails" box.
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