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How do i access the thumbnails?

How do i access, to the thumbnail image that i can use later for example icons in my game, the thumbnail images that unreal have for each item?

Note: For example the blueprints thumbnails.

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asked Aug 25 '14 at 05:42 PM in Using UE4

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Eqric
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avatar image Jacky Aug 25 '14 at 05:47 PM

If you mean the project thumbnail in the Launcher it is located in your project folder > Saved > AutoScreenshot.

avatar image Eqric Aug 25 '14 at 05:56 PM

I mean the thumbnail for blueprints that you can see in the content browser.

avatar image Jacky Aug 25 '14 at 06:00 PM

Check out the Engine folder in Content Browser. Go to Content Browser bottom right corner > View Options > Show Engine Content in order to see that folder if it isnt visible already.

avatar image Eqric Aug 25 '14 at 06:06 PM

I have searched the Engine folder, i cant find the thumbnails.

avatar image manuaganu Jun 28 '17 at 04:33 AM

Bump here, I want the same.

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bump I need more info here.. I'm not finding it inhere...

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answered Oct 07 '17 at 07:58 PM

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avatar image Xosh project Oct 08 '17 at 06:56 AM

I didn't find the information, I decide to create my own blueprint to visualize each object that I needed a thumbnail and took picture of them. You could do the same and push the thing if you choose to use system such as ( https://www.unrealengine.com/marketplace/photomode ) to save the picture externally more quickly

avatar image Eqric Oct 08 '17 at 07:06 AM

There is a free tutorial somewhere on the forum explaining how to take picture of items like in the thumbnails. But i am afraid i cant remember the link to it so you will have to do some googling but that what i ended up with to solve this "issue". :)

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use the high resolution screenshot under view tab

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answered Oct 22 '18 at 11:46 PM

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If you right click on the thumbnail, a little context menu appears. From there you can scroll down to the heading Asset Actions and in there you can capture a thumbnail from the active viewport editor. Only have tested for maps though.

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answered Nov 17 '18 at 11:58 AM

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