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Old JPEG icons tiny on OSX


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Hi! Long ago in my 9.something days I had tons of images as JPEGS or TIFFs. On my new computer they are microscopic in the finder folders. I go to View / View Options and change the icon size, but they are still too small to be of use.

I discovered that I could take an individual jpeg, open up it's "get info" window, and simply delete the preview image in the upper left corner. I guess this allows OSX to remake the image for the jpeg in the finder, and then it's bigger.

My question is; is there any bulk way to do this? I've looked around Automater and couldn't find any thing that quickly changes a bunch of files' preview or finder image.
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Sorry, it was actually in the Automator. In case anyone else has prob, it's just called "Add Thumbnail Icon to Image Files".
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