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KB-9938: How To Disable "Show Icon Preview" on Finder

Centrify Identity Service, Mac Edition ,  

13 March,18 at 10:56 PM


How to disable "Show preview column" in Finder?

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To disable "Show Preview Column" in Finder, use the following steps:
  1. Download the attached script "".

        2. Go to the group policy which is located: User Configuration / Policies / Centrify Settings / Mac OS X Settings / Scripts / "Specify multiple login scripts"
Specify Multiple login scripts
  • Enabling this will allow multiple scripts to run automatically when a user logs in.
  •  Make sure to place the script in \\<domain>\SYSVOL\<domain>\scripts (or create a subfolder to put them in)
       3. Enter a script name, which is relative to the path: 
  • For example: \\<domain>\SYSVOL\<domain>\scripts folder
  • When specifying "" ()
       4. Leave the Parameter field empty. 

       5. Once applied, run "adgpupdate" in terminal on the Mac and logout and log back in.

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