Thumbnails and QuickView for Windows Explorer. Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista and XP - 32 and 64 bit.

Control panel for total customisation

Control Panel

Dynamic thumbnails for many image formats natively in Windows Explorer

Recommended for Professional and Amateur photographers, Artists, Content Creators, Printers, Game Designers etc.

MysticThumbs generates thumbnails of many image formats not natively supported by Windows.

It plugs into Windows Explorer so you don't have to run a separate application to preview your images, see them all in the native shell and Open/Save dialog boxes in all 32 and 64 bit applications.

Thumbnails of many images types and with small icon / details view support

Many image formats supported       Small icons

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Enhanced thumbnails

The fully configurable control panel allows complete thumbnail and icon overlay customisation, with options like transparency, thumbnail borders, scaling, embedded thumbnail selection and more.

Compound file support for files such as HTML, Maya and EML that use external files to make a complete image.

Options are controlled on a file type / extension level or if required on specific files through context menu control in Explorer.

File type or file-by-file transparency options and optional forced transparency on the desktop

Transparency support

Icon customisation and metadata support


Feature highlight overview


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Unified Installer for 32 and 64 bit Windows
This is the trial and full program.
Unlock all features by purchasing a license key.


  Download v4.0.2 (Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista)


  Download v3.0.8 (Windows XP SP2)

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Install Notes

Install and updates require Administrator privileges.

MysticThumbs is signed using a Microsoft® Authenticode® Certificate.

This ensures the software is legitimate and has not been tampered with. Download only from and be sure you receive the blue User Account Control security prompt when installing.

Do not install if you have received from a third party source and receive an orange unknown publisher warning.

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