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Since a shorter or longer loading time is required for loading graphics, depending on their file size, graphics are displayed in a reduced thumbnail view as a preview in some applications.

Thumbnails in Windows Explorer

Thumbnails in Windows Explorer

This type of display is called thumbnails, which refers to the size of a thumbnail. Thumbnails have a much smaller file size, which reduces download times.

Thumbnails are used, among other things, on the Internet and in Windows Explorer and show the viewer the original image in a reduced form.

Englisch: thumbnail
Updated at: 24.10.2006
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Links: graphics, file size, preview, display, download
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