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[.net] Getting Thumbnails from Explorer?

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Hi! Is there any way to obtain a thumbnail image from an arbitrary file, like Explorer does? Thanks in adnvance! orbano

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Original post by Dave Hunt
Check out Image.GetThumbnailImage.

(Took all of about two seconds to search MSDN for this.)


Do you know what _arbitrary_ means? Search MSDN for the meaning ;)

I want thumbnails for ANY type of files, from which Explorer is able to get one.

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Try the info provided here.

(Ok, this took about 20 minutes to find in MSDN, but still...)

As for arbitrary, I took that to mean "image files from an arbitrary location" as opposed to "arbitrary file types." Sorry about the misinterpretation. (No MSDN search necessary for that one.)

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