I am working on SW 2014. In past versions I was able to view the part file in the folder (browser) and see what the part looks like in an icon form. Right now it is only a "yellow" icon.
Check this option:
Thanks but that is already checked
How about this?
Do you see an image when using the Preview Pane?
It comes back with No preview available, So no I still can't view them
Have you tried Marks suggestion? Any of the larger icon viewing styles should offer the images.
If not check to makes sure the following Windows folder option is not selected.
Alan, in Windows Explorer make sure "SolidWorks Launcher" is the default program set to open your files, not "Solidworks 2014". That should correct your generic icon problem. It will also ensure a file selected to open from Windows Explorer or SolidWorks Explorer will open in the running session of SolidWorks and not open a new session.
SolidWorks Thumbnails Graphics Do Not Display
Try the above. It worked for me.
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