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Unable to view the changes in the thumbnail preview of Database browser.


When changes are made or a required option is selected for a preview type on the Database browser in defaults, you need to run Autoload to apply the settings.

Find below example screenshots of:

  • Create thumbnails in format: option set to 3D
  • Preview in the Design browser after Autoload taking effect
The preview will be available only if the formats selected are saved in the .ARD file.

In the below example .ARD files are converted to 3D and the 3D workspace is saved.

Click here to know more about the Database defaults settings

Click here to know about AutoLoad , Before using AutoLoad , Simple AutoLoad , Advanced AutoLoad , AutoLoad notes and warnings , Resuming a previous AutoLoad

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Applies toArtiosCAD 7.6 and newer
Last revised 
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