Re: vista ultimate media center - empty folders only in pictures
Dean - Fantastic - it worked you are a star. A pity this in't shown in the
Microsoft database would save much heatrtache.
> I would try this. Go to http://www.winhelponline.com/articles/105/1/ and
> download and merge the Vista registry fixes for the jpe, jpeg, jpg, bmp,
> ico, tif, and tiff file associations.
> It appears that the "PerceivedType" data for those file type entries in the
> registry has possibly been altered or is missing altogether...
> To fix the .png file type, if that's a problem, go here:
> "BobMacQ" <BobMacQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > Thanks dean - but no joy, tried all asociations. Strangely the Gif that
> > shows is associated with Microsoft Office picture manager.
> > "dean-dean" wrote:
> >> I have Media Center, but my picture file types are not associated with
> >> it,
> >> and the pictures show up. I would try restoring the default associations
> >> for Windows Photo Gallery in in Control Panel > Default Programs > Set
> >> your
> >> Default Programs. Choose Windows Photo Gallery, on the left, and then
> >> click
> >> on "Choose defaults for this program", on the right. Put a checkmark
> >> next
> >> to all the file types, except .gif. Then click on Save.
> >> "BobMacQ" <BobMacQ@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> news:A077A9E6-F889-45C2-B7B3-23AD06035B0E@microsoft.com...
> >> > Hi - I am running Viusta ultimate on a dual core Intel machine with 4GB
> >> > RAM
> >> > and an ATI 1300 graphics card. Windows Media has searched the driuve
> >> > and
> >> > found 2000 plus pictures but only shows the folders that theya re in.
> >> > When
> >> > you open the folders they are empty and I get a message "no pictures
> >> > found".
> >> > The phoyos are all JPG, folders not hidden and I have associated them
> >> > with
> >> > Media Centre. I have Nero 7 installed but uninstalle it and pictures
> >> > still
> >> > do not show . Stangely a couple of scanned photos in GIF format do
> >> > show.
> >> > Have
> >> > changed pictures from icons to list in the folders. If I try to add a
> >> > folder
> >> > I get a messagge that nothing has changed so no changes are made. Help!