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#1  April 11, 2012 - 5:12pm
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There are no folder thumbnails, unless an image is created called foldername.jpg. This will be quote tedious as I have many, many folders of images. Its going to take a looong time. 

Cant aTV just show me a random or first image in the folder, which the foldername.jpg will then overwrite?

Also, needs to do it recursively so a parent parent folder has an image. 

This is the same for Videos. 

  April 14, 2012 - 2:30pm
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Also I noticed another annoyance... 

Lets say I have the following hierarchy:

 

Kids Movies
Kids TV
- Postman Pat
- Peppa Pig

If I put an image "Kids movies.jpg" in the Kids Movies folder, this works, the thumbnail is shown, and when viewing videos I do NOT see the image in the list, which is what I expect. 

BUT if I put an image called "Kids TV.jpg" in the Kids TV folder, the thumbnail works OK, but I CAN see the image in the list... I assume this is because it containes more sub-folders rather than video files?? This is annoying because I do not want to see the image for the thumbnail in the list, I only want to see the sub-folders. 

So this is another annoying issue relating to folder thumbnails. 

  April 14, 2012 - 4:13pm
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One more issue...

I have a lot of photo albums... nearly all of them are not showing the thumbnail. Instead it shows the folder with Movie icon. If I view the properties, the folder/file type Movies is chosen, BUT there is no option for Images. If I change this to None, it still shows the Movies icon and does not show a thumbnail. So nearly all my folders do not show thumbnails and show the movie folder icon. 

  May 3, 2012 - 3:17pm
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I just wondered if this is something that will be introduced at some point? It makes no sense to me to show a blank folder that contains images, when you could just show an image from that folder. Be great if we can choose one. Thanks

  May 3, 2012 - 10:17pm
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Have you tried adding a folder.jpg file inside the folder to use it as the thumbnail image for that folder?

I AM A USER - NOT A FIRECORE EMPLOYEE

  May 4, 2012 - 1:27am
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I have hundreds of photo albums, so no way.