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Finder: certain image files only display generic thumbnail icon

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Sep 15, 2013 7:47 PM

I have been noticing a pattern ... when saving an image file in Photoshop CS5, it will display with a custom thumbnail icon.

When using Photoshop's Save For Web feature, the images will instead display with the white framed generic jpg icon.


At first I thought the missing profile was to blame (Save For Web strips off any color profile), but here's what's weird:

when opening and re-saving the same file via Photoshop or Preview, the custom thumbnail will suddenly show up.


Anyone have an idea for a workaround or how to fix?

Re-saving is really not an option, since we are talking hundreds of files & folders ...

OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5), 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5
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