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Automatically resize uploaded images [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Thumbnail image on Stack Overflow Embed smaller version of images from imgur.com to reduce traffic Could large images of more then 640 pixels wide automatically be resized ...
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How can I scale or reduce size of an Image in a post? [duplicate]

I recently created this question on Arqade and I wonder how can I make the image smaller, because it's too big. The image is added via URL. I tried using kbd but it maintains it's size.
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What are the hidden features of Stack Exchange?

What features of Stack Exchange sites do you consider "hidden"?
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What HTML tags are allowed on Stack Exchange sites?

Stack Exchange sites use Markdown for questions and answers. Per the Markdown specification, intermixing HTML and Markdown markup is allowed, but not all the HTML tags are allowed, to avoid XSS. Which ...
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How to upload an image to a post?

Sometimes I need to upload, embed, or display inline an image in a question or answer. How can I do that? Return to FAQ index
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Can we get rid of the default text "enter image description here"?

When I just viewed this answer, I got two lines with "enter image description here" for almost 10 seconds. Then, it seems, imgur decided to provide the actual images. This happens from time to time, ...
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Detailed info on Imgur's automatic image resizing service?

I searched for a few posts and they mentioned tweaking image URLs to let Imgur resize images automatically, and here's the info I've known by far. 4 available suffices, lmsh l is for large, ...
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Preserve image transparency when resizing images

Whenever an image is resized on Stack Exchange using URL modifiers, any transparent elements or backgrounds will be lost in the conversion. Exactly how the missing transparency is handled can vary ...
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Is there a way to specify dimensions for an image?

While uploading an image to a post is there a way to specify the image dimensions? In SE sites the images uploaded to a post are made to fit the width of the post section, but some of the images are ...
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Can automatic loading of giant images be solved? [closed]

I have noticed that even though the displayed image here is limited to only 630 pixels wide for the display (via height and width settings in the HTML), there can still be a 10-megabyte image sitting ...
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Sizing images in posts - original size in link

So, recently (not entirely sure when... something in the last 2 years) the code for images was changed, so that they could be viewed in a new window, by clicking on the image. [![enter image ...
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Please add image size options to markdown help

The markdown help page for images says nothing on how to make small, medium and large sizes as described here. This info is very handy. Please add it.
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How do I scale inserted images without losing quality?

Is there a way to insert scaled high quality images other than entering HTML directly? I understand that I can use imgur to size the displayed image without using HTML, but this produces a degraded ...
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