Emacs: View Image Thumbnails

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .
emacs tumme
emacs image-dired command showing image thumbnails.

Call image-dired to view thumbnails of all images in a directory.

Note: image-dired is a alias to image-dired-show-all-from-dir. And it was also named tumme before emacs 24.x.

The generated thumbnails are stored at ~/.emacs.d/image-dired/

Note: this may not work in Windows or Mac.

It's better to use a real image viewer or view them in desktop. See: Emacs: Open File in External App. It lets you press one key to open the image in a viewer or desktop.

thanks to xfq (https://github.com/xfq/)

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