Viewing PDF Thumbnails Made Easy and Free a Windows 8 Fix

April 10, 2013


The Window’s 8 update has caused some users ability to see PDF thumbnails to be blinded. There has been a shining light though by the name of Leo Davidson who created a super easy fix. Weighing in at 1MB it’s code to provide a fix for Adobe Preview Handler. For those that value their thumbnail view of the first page as a necessity for file management, this preview image of the PDF file is as simple as ever. The fix is not official though but Adobe has made an update for all versions after 9.3.2, which will return the sight of the user. The fix is easy it’s three main steps: click, download and install.

For the full press release click here.

PDF In-Depth Free Product Trials Ubiquitous PDF

Debenu Quick PDF Library

Get products to market faster with this amazing PDF developer SDK. Over 900 functions and an equally...

Download free demo

Five visions of a PDF Day

In the world of PDFs or as we like to say Planet (of) PDF, a year isn't a real PDF year without an intense few days of industry knowledge sharing.

May 15, 2018
Platinum Sponsor

Search Planet PDF
more searching options...
Planet PDF Newsletter
Most Popular Articles
Featured Product

Debenu PDF Aerialist

The ultimate plug-in for Adobe Acrobat. Advanced splitting, merging, stamping, bookmarking, and link control. Take Acrobat to the next level.


Adding a PDF Stamp Comment

OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.