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I'm running SharePoint 2010 14.0.6120.5006 (April 2012 CU Refresh)

I've created a Picture Libary at

I've uploaded an image to the libary and it's visible at

However, the Thumbnail and Web Image versions are not getting created. IE, these files don't exist:

I've tried uploading jpgs, pngs, very large files, checking them in/out, but the Thumbnail and Web Image versions are not getting automatically created for me. I've tried re-creating the picture library and various other types of the libraries, but nothings working.

What am I missing?

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Is your Timer job running? – Dave Wise Sep 7 '12 at 19:40
Yes, I know this because I regularly get timer alerts – Elijah W. Gagne Sep 7 '12 at 19:44
Did any one help you resolve this? I'm having the exact same issue!!! – user13701 Dec 18 '12 at 16:46
@Kate Nope, I never solved this issue and just worked around it. – Elijah W. Gagne Dec 19 '12 at 17:49

have you set it up?


hope it guides you into the right direction :)

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Unfortunately these don't help. I don't completely understand the first link, but that seems to be creating a custom user control to display the thumbnails. I had already found the second link. The first line it says When you upload images to a SharePoint picture library three images are actually stored.. My problem is that only one image is being stored. – Elijah W. Gagne Sep 8 '12 at 0:33

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