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Automatically Generate Thumbnails in Library

In Storyboard Pro, you can select how the media files are displayed in the Library view for the entire project.

By default this option is enabled, this means that the thumbnails in the Library view will be automatically generated. You can disable this option as to prevent the thumbnails from being automatically generated.

To open the Preferences dialog box:

  1. Do one of the following:
Select Edit > Preferences (Windows) or Storyboard Pro > Preferences (Mac OS X).
Press [Ctrl] + [U] (Windows) or [⌘] + [,] (Mac OS X).

  1. Select the General tab.
  1. In the General section, select the Automatically Generate Thumbnails in Library option.
NOTE: When you deselect the Automatically Generate Thumbnails in Library option, you can manually generate them—see Generating Thumbnails.