Consolidating pdf files in preview
Select 'Open with...' Select 'Choose another app' Select 'More apps' Choose the app you like (PDF viewer Plus) Check 'Always use this app to open files' Click OK.I have been told that File Explorer will not support PDF files in the Preview Pane at this stage, maybe in upcoming updates and they would let me know.To enable this functionality on your 64-bit operating system, follow these steps. If you are trying to open a PDF document in the Preview pane, and it either does not load, or you see a download prompt like this: "Do you want to open or save [file name] from view.netdocuments.com? PDF.1 and make sure Edit Flags is set to 00 00 01 00.Hi Folks, Anyone with the same problem viewing their PDF files in the new File Explorer?After some hours waiting for Microsoft on the phone.The preview pane in File Explorer shows you the contents of a file, such as image or text files, without having to open it with an app.
If you did a clean install I might have to go down that track. Thanks again for the reply and info as it gives me something to work with now.
Can't believe they didn't think about this as everyone I know has PDF files and to see them in the preview pane is the best way to go instead of opening each one to see what is in them.
I think the File Explorer in Windows 7 was far better than this one.
By default, you can preview files from most Microsoft Office/Office 365 programs including Word, Power Point, Excel, and Visio.
You can also preview attached Outlook email items, images, and text files.