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I was trying to add an image using Google Chrome, but when I click on "Add picture" no picture is added. Actually, no Markdown markup is added to the post.

I also tried on this very site, and it doesn't work.

If that makes any difference, I am using Google Chrome "25.0.1364.97 m" running on Windows 8, and the image I am trying to add is

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Same problem. I can neither upload from my computer, nor link from the web! – FakeRainBrigand Mar 4 '13 at 13:04
Same here, FireFox also won´t work – Jehof Mar 4 '13 at 13:06
It's a javascript problem. When you open the popup, a single clic on it will close the gray background. When the image is uploaded, a javascript method try to remove this background which doesn't exist anymore. It then generates an error and avoid the uploaded image to be put inside the textearea. Bad commit I guess :) – j0k Mar 4 '13 at 13:17
@j0k is correct see this and this. – Shadow Wizard Mar 4 '13 at 13:20
Same here, not working in Chrome or FF. – brasofilo Mar 4 '13 at 13:39
up vote 6 down vote accepted

Yes; well spotted. This relates to some over-zealous code that was trying to make it easier to close popups by clicking outside. Fixed and deploying real soon. It was not specific to any particular browser.

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