Questions tagged [images]

For questions about the images used on Stack Exchange sites or about using images in your own posts.

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Large images are not resized in the moderator tools

Yesterday I reviewed a flag on a question containing a large image via the moderator dashboard page. I noticed that images are not resized properly when viewing posts via this page: Is this by design ...
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No close icon when viewing an image

I opened an image displayed in a question. It opened and it was possible to zoom in and out. But you have to zoom completely back to get out of this view. There is no close (X) icon or something ...
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Can a user with 20-100 reputation still upload a picture into chat? [possible bug]

I've just realized that until 100 reputation you don't get the upload image option in chat: Link Here So that just means that the Upload Image button isn't there until you have 100 rep. What ...
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Open image from comment in app

Recently I posted a FR about opening image in app. It is completed now. Thanks, Brian. Now I want to extend that idea to comments like this. Is it possible to open imgur links from comments in app?
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How are image dimensions scaled?

It appears that embedded images are scaled down to 660 × x pixels for display - does this apply to all screen resolutions? I'm considering resizing my images when quality is not a major factor.
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Strange dialog when adding an image to a Q&A [duplicate]

I'm suddenly getting a strange dialog, across all SE sites, when I try to add an image to a Q&A (new or existing). [Editor's note: for convenience, I've embedded the above image; the author of ...
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Inserting an image after an image remove any new lines in between [duplicate]

Inserting an image after an image remove any new lines in between. Example:
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Could it be easier to post high-res photos from Google Photo?

I take a photo with my phone. I want to post it for plant identification or some other worthy SO purpose. I try pasting the Google Photo sharing URL into the Image box. Rejected with 'unsupported ...
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How to add images to my SE questions [duplicate]

How can I add images taken from my device (an Android phone) to my questions on Stack Exchange? Whenever I try to upload one it says image_mime_type must be set. I haven't learned JS, so I don't ...
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Image Upload failure: “Request returned an error”

I'm currently unable to use the image uploader. When I press the "Upload image icon", I'm able to select or drag & drop an image from my computer. The image then successfully previews in the ...
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Add copy+paste to chat image upload [duplicate]

The post editor image uploader supports drag-and-drop and it also supports pasting an image directly into the window. The chat uploader does support drag-and-drop (as long as you drop directly into ...
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Allow to open image in app

When post contains an image without target link: Or when target link is same as in-place link: They will be opened in-app while tapping and all is fine and I'm happy. But if target link is ...
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Images from stack.imgur.com are not displaying

Few images from https://i.stack.imgur.com are not displaying. For an example: This answer contains two images from stack.imgur. One image is displaying properly the other one is not displaying. This ...
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Image Uploader is stuck “Uploading”, which I haven't initiated [duplicate]

The Image uploader/linker in the Post Editor across all SE sites appears to be stuck. It says: Cancel Cancel and add another image Uploading Close Your image is too large to upload (over 2 ...
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Links to i.stack.imgur.com sometimes become dead [closed]

It seems sometimes imgur.com go dead after a while. Going through top rated visualization posts here I see that about half of the image links are dead (the posts are 1-4 years old) For instance: ...
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Image uploads from the editor strip preceding line breaks

Recently, using the image uploader in the post editor has starting stripping preceding line breaks; placing the image directly after any previous text instead of at the current cursor position. This ...
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Does adding images from the web via the Android app not upload them to imgur?

I posted an answer from the Android app this morning and included an image from the web. I used the upload image button, and selected upload from URL. However, the app did not upload the image to ...
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Cannot post images [duplicate]

I was trying to post photos (diagram) to clarify the ideas, but I coudn't do that because of the following: We're sorry, but as a spam prevention mechanism, new users aren't allowed to post images. ...
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Not able to upload images in my answer [duplicate]

I am facing issues in uploading an image to my answer. I have cleared cache and cookies and tried in another browser. But the issue still persists. My image size is less than 2MB. Here is my error ...
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The images on the stack snippets blog post are broken [duplicate]

On this Stack Overflow blog post about stack snippets, none of the images show up for me. Several others say the same. I can still click the broken image links and they open on imgur normally. The ...
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Why can I no longer upload a picture anywhere on the Stack Exchange network? [duplicate]

For some reason I can no longer upload a picture anywhere on the Stack Exchange network. When prompted to "Drag and Drop or Click here" to upload a picture, the prompt is unresponsive. I also cannot ...
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Certain character sequences break the markdown editor

In this post, attempting to insert an image with the editor does nothing. When I click the image button, enter a link, and proceed, nothing happens. After this (not shown in GIF below), the live ...
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Meta-site flairs seem to be broken

I assume this is something to do with the big HTTPS change ... Just now I was fixing up some broken images on meta sites by changing http to https. Many of these were on pro-tem mod nominations, ...
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Can't upload an image [duplicate]

I've been active at Math.SE for over a year and suddenly I can't upload images. When I click the Image icon (when I'm writing an answer) I get a new version of the "Drag and drop or click here" window ...
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Image links are incorrect when an image is inserted before another image

Image links are incorrect when an image is inserted before another image. Example: The output: [![enter image description here][1]][1] [![enter image description here][2]][1] should have been [![...
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Images posting from Stack Exchange Android app displaying huge thumbnail in the desktop view

When posting a bug or feature-request with the screenshot/image using the Image uploader from the Stack Exchange Android app, the image is looking fine in the app preview. But when viewing the same ...
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Help us fix broken images!

This is a request for help for fixing the broken images when switching to HTTPS soon (originated from Roadmap to HTTPS: serving and uploading HTTPS-images only). There is a Crowd Crafting project set ...
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404 on Beer Meta image

The Beer Stack Exchange icon on Data Explorer is missing or misdirected. The HREF points to an image that seems inappropriately named: cdn.sstatic.net/Sites/beermeta/img/apple-touch-icon.png
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Roadmap to HTTPS: serving and uploading HTTPS-images only

This is a cross post from mSO, but affecting the whole network. 1. is already enabled network wide, 2. and 3. will be enabled shortly on mSE and another SE community (main site + meta) of our choosing ...
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Images broken on a Stack Overflow blog post

On the So long Winter Bash 2014 blog post, nearly all the images are broken. I assume this is because they are all hosted on stackoverflow.blog/wp-content/uploads/ rather than zgab33vy595fw5zq-...
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Can't see attached images

Recently I can not see images attached by users in my browser. Opening an image in a new page I will see the following message: 403 Forbidden cloudflare-nginx Example of a URL: https://i.stack....
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What's the official stance on the bounty ad?

Github repo of ad in question, link to ad on codegolf.se, and link to ad on scifi & fantasy.se. This ad has been used more or less widely around the network. For those who don't know, it's an ad ...
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Upload binary file as image to stackoverflow

I am having an idea, and I would like to know if it is complied with Stack Exchange sites license. I want to hide a file (binary file) withing an image, and upload the image to Stack Overflow. I can ...
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Is there an image number limit in questions from new users?

I have seen a number of questions from new users where someone has requested pictures/screenshots and the new user responds to say that they are not allowed to add additional images (i.e. permissions ...
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Since Imgur is down, is there an alternative?

Imgur uploading is currently off-line: Intermittent Failed to upload image; imgur is rejecting the request Many answers are rather dependent on being able to include images; is there an alternative ...
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Are Images from i.stack.imgur.com permanent? AKA “Why are my pictures gone?” [duplicate]

I got pinged with this comment: There aren't any images. Upon closer inspection, I realized that not only are my answer's images gone, but the other answer also. This got me looking and I found ...
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Paste Euler project image in profile

I'm trying add Euler Project image into my profile by specifying its URL in img form (https://projecteuler.net/profile/Andremoniy.png). But it gives me error: Failed to upload image; the format is ...
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Default drag-and-drop image upload captions to the filename

After dropping an image into the "Drag and drop or click here" window, SE uploads it, but the image caption in the generated Markdown will still be the default "enter image description here" GitHub ...
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Modal for images in Stack Exchange community? [duplicate]

I've noticed that these forums do lack a LightBox for the images posted by users. When I click an image in a question to view the full size, it will simply open the image in the parent window, ...
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Markdown when inserting images strange

I have inserted three images in my superuser question - see revision 2. The links were all inserted as [![enter image description here][1]][1]. It seems to work fine, but I would expect simpler ...
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Uploading an image using an HTTPS link fails

If you click the image uploading via the link, you cannot upload HTTPS files it seems, because I know jpegs are valid image formats that stack-exchange accepts. There is a workaround by just clicking ...
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Uploaded animated GIFs suddenly lose animation

I post a majority of my answers to GameDev. Due to the context of my answers, I often create small diagrams or animations to help other users. Today, I noticed that an animated GIF I uploaded was not ...
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Sponsored tag images not displaying [closed]

Is it normal that I'm having this display and how can I fix it?
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RSS user feed contains too large image

Recently I have tried to look at my feed on ruSO and saw this: I've already posted a bug report about the localization issue with the feed. About unscaled images I decided to post here, on Meta....
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Images in user profile fills width in the iOS app [duplicate]

Images in posts and user profile seem to fill screen's width when displaying in the iOS app: (The gray highlight is not part of the image, this screenshot was taken by click and holding on ...
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Profile picture with bottom grey banner after a new upload [duplicate]

I have just found that after uploading a new profile picture which is not corrupt and does not have a grey banner at the bottom, that in some places it appears to: As you will see the grey banner is ...
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Need to show keyboard after image upload in the android-app

After image uploading text stub for image description is selected, but there is no keyboard on screen: If I tap on the text to enable keyboard, selection will dissapear. App Version: 1.0.89 ...
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Imgur image removal request being ignored… Stack Exchange help unanswered [duplicate]

I requested Imgur to remove a copyrighted image on the Imgur website which was originally posted on Math Stack Exchange. This request has been ignored for a long time now. This image has been removed ...
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Let new users only post links OR images, but not both (on sites where they can post images)

Some sites in the Stack Exchange network allow images to be posted inline even by newly registered users. (For others, this has been disabled, as spammers and abusers also like to post images, and ...
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Image not showing up in question [duplicate]

I have edited a number of posts on SO, recently there seems to be bug when uploading a image to question. Consider for example if user uploads an image in their question it looks like below: enter ...