I want folders to show up as previews in the right hand preview pane of column view in Finder. Primarily I want this so that I can access some some Automator actions right there in the preview pane. Is this possible? Here's a screenshot of what is shown with a file in Finder using macOS Mojave.
Now here's what I get when a folder is selected.
There is no preview pane, and I can't seem to find a way to enable it.
Is there no way to enable preview/quicklook for folders in that pane?
There certainly is some sort of preview for folders, since the quicklook shortcut (hitting the spacebar or three finger tap on a selected folder) gives a thumbnail of folder with size and number of items. That's all I need really, since what I really want to access are the Automator actions (which I've circled above).