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Reply C Lindsay says: August 4, 2016 at 12:29 am I've struggled with this for years over several operating systems. It was indexing on the hard drives.These were 4TB and 1TB RAIDs with many files. Tried turning on and of indexing made no difference...Tried the windows 8 fix of changing directory properties to General instead of photos, again nothing I've tried makes a difference. Downloads Folder Working On It Windows 10 One word of caution for anyone else trying this fix.
Thats it. Windows 10 Slow Loading Folders With a quick settings change, you can make the Downloads folder open quickly in Windows 7, 8 or 10. Same for any other detail that is not contained in what the directory holds.Did you need a refresher on what the directory information contains?Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/274415-45-takes-long-time-load-folders-folder-computer This was bugging me as I have about 50 PDFs in my Downloads folder, which I access regularly.
Reply Mr.$mith says: May 21, 2016 at 7:57 am Oh man, thanks alot! Downloads Folder Taking A Long Time To Load Windows 10 This is not referring to the slide show feature, just the forward and back arrows. You can follow him on Twitter if you'd like. Reply Matt says: April 19, 2015 at 12:14 am Thanks!
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Reply Gabor says: May 5, 2014 at 12:22 am I don't have the "Customize" tab in my Downloads folder's Properties, running Windows 8.1. Reply ricardo says: September 24, 2013 at 10:17 pm Worked out fine! You can alternatively move files out of the folder that do not belong there, for instance a single video file if all other files are mp3 files.Select the new optimization option check over here in detailed list format with column options like file playtime automatically enabled).
My experience mirrors his.March 21, 2016 Peta-Ann Frestle Would like to say a big thank you for making the process of fixing things on my computer very easy......cheers guys x Windows Explorer Slow To Load I have a related problem that has annoyed me since the introduction of Windows !0. In the customize tab, you'll find an entry "Optimize this folder for:" with a drop down menu.
Click Apply and the folder should open more quickly. Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Enter your email below to get exclusive access to our best articles and tips before everybody else. I have that disabled already. Thumbnails Slow To Load Windows 10 PLEASE GIVE US GLOBAL DISABLE FOR CONTENTS INDEXING OR AT LEAST FOR FOLDERS WITH MORE THAN A FEW FILES.
The automatic discovery system is a best-guess as to what is in the folder based on the number of files of various types, last files added, and so on. by jpm1206 / October 20, 2011 1:45 AM PDT In reply to: Why does it take so long to load the files in this folder? Was driving me crazy. this content I am not looking forward to re-installing Vista Home Professional.
says: September 19, 2016 at 5:11 am "Ahhhhhh" 🙂 Reply joe says: September 27, 2016 at 11:51 pm Had this in Windows 7 and now in Windows 10…finally googled it and Reply Kyle Knapp says: November 17, 2016 at 8:46 am Does NOT work for me. Press Ctrl-Shift-Esc to bring up the Windows Task Manager and switch to the performance tab. Reply The Duke says: May 22, 2013 at 7:34 am Thanks.
Reply Petr says: October 13, 2014 at 4:34 am THX 🙂 Reply Umar says: November 13, 2014 at 1:20 am Thanks!!! The page doesn't list Windows 8 but it works like a charm there too: http://www.ge0ph.com/content/WindowsTweaks.aspx Reply Wayne Thompson says: December 4, 2013 at 8:32 pm If that were the case, we Reply David Sutherland says: August 27, 2016 at 10:48 pm Didn't work for me. with your account and password.Drag the bookmarks and drop to the browser to upload to onedrive.Select all your photos.
Reply Josh Moore says: February 25, 2014 at 2:53 pm You absolute legend! Dave L Says: June 21st, 2016 at 4:30 pm This doesn't seem to have any effect, at least on Windows 10. Reply augreaugre says: April 22, 2016 at 9:57 pm I can't believe this. Booted to Safe Mode in order to delete this search file and rebooted and working like a charm now..thanks!!!
The slow-loading Downloads folder problem occurs because, by default, Windows is trying to create thumbnails for photos and videos in the folder, even if none of the files are pictures.