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Mac OS X Preview

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QuickLook, Flushing thumbnails, Clear recent Exposé thumbnails in Preview, Preview recent files

The file is located under:


For example on my mac book pro:

ljackson@Lukes-MBP 10:51:54 /private/var/folders> sudo find . | grep QuickLook

ljackson@Lukes-MBP 10:52:16 /private/var/folders> sudo su -

Lukes-MBP:~ root# cd /private/var/folders/zz/zyxvpxvq6csfxvn_n0000000000000/C/ root# ll
total 184
-rw-------  1 root  wheel     0B Mar  2  2016 exclusive
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel    56K Nov 13  2016 index.sqlite
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel    32K Nov 13  2016 index.sqlite-shm
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel     0B Nov 13  2016 index.sqlite-wal
-rw-------  1 root  wheel     0B Nov 13  2016
-rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel   350B Mar  2  2016 thumbnails.fraghandler root#
  1. Clear all recent files in Preview
  2. Close Preview Application
  3. Execute commands below in Terminal (relative to your randomized location, see above for grep to find your location)
killall Finder
killall Dock


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