movie previews in konqueror or dolphin

Rick Miles frmrick at
Tue Nov 3 20:41:31 GMT 2009

On Tuesday 03 November 2009 18:23:58 James Tyrer wrote:
> Rick Miles wrote:
> > I just upgraded to kde-4.3.2. I note since this upgrade from kde-4.2.4
> > dolphin and konqueror I do not have movie previews in place of icons even
> > though they are set for previews. The thumbnail generator is working as I
> > do have previews when I do a mouseover of any mpg file.
> >
> > Suggestions would be appreciated
> You have to enable previews of video files.
> In the "General" section, "Previews" tab check: "Video Files".  Also
> note the general file size limit at the bottom of the page.  IIUC,
> increasing this to the maximum does not take up more memory, but simply
> takes more time to process the thumbs (but only once for each thumb).
> This is working on my system (4.3.3).  I have thumbs for files which are
> dated 10/21/09.
Thanks James,

I didn't kotice I had to select what I wanted previews for. I don't recall that 
being necessary before this upgrade. I have previews now.

Rick Miles

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