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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Should code blocks and images be collapsible [duplicate]

Should they be collapsible? Sometimes, users will paste a lot of different blocks of code because they don't know where the problem is. Which makes it hard for the rest of the community to read the ...
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How can I add a screen shot into my question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I post a screenshot on Stack Overflow? How do I create a screenshot to illustrate a post? I have seen some people post screen shots. How can I add one of these to my ...
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How do I display inline image in a post on Stack Exchange / Stack Overflow (not a link to a photo)? [duplicate]

How do I display an image inline in a post or answer on Stack Exchange? I've noticed other answers on similar questions show how to link to pictures, but don't show how to display a picture in a post....
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Why did my avatar change here on meta, even if my email didn't? [closed]

I'm 100% sure it never was yellow.. Anyone else's changed?
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Is an account needed to post images on Stack Exchange using Imgur? [duplicate]

How do I post images on Stack Exchange using Imgur? Do I have to make an account on Imgur?
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Why should I enter image description?

The placeholder description "enter image description here" implies that users should always add their own descriptions — why should I enter anything instead of leaving the field as blank?
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When copy-pasting images from the clipboard, automatically reduce image size to below the 2 MB requirement

The copy-paste feature is great (and I think was only implemented recently). I wonder though if it could be further improved by also automatically reducing the size of the image if the image is above ...
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Reputation 10 to post images

I have previously tried asking questions as simply as possible but they have been blocked like in the following link https://stackoverflow.com/questions/17025883/rdlc-report-matrix-sum-of-averages-of-...
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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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Use the image URL as default alt text?

Since today the image uploader inserts an image using: ![enter image description here][http://i.stack.imgur.com/blah] I'm sure that the previous default value, alt text, made no sense and almost ...
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How can I add an image to a comment? [duplicate]

When I comment on an answer to the question, I need to add an image to show more clearly about my resolving. How can I add an image to a comment?
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Indicating enclosed photos on question list pages?

Some kinds of questions, on some sites, are vastly improved by the inclusion of images. For example, on https://bicycles.stackexchange.com, the question "schwinn identification problems" is ...
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Should new users be able to post pictures and more links?

I've gone through several questions (just saw this one) where new users place links to pictures in their questions, and if there are more than two links, they post the additional ones as a comment. ...
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Why can I not include small pictures (or labels) in a question title?

Background There has been no question I have seen on any of the stack exchanges that includes the use of a small picture or label in the question title. I understand pictures are discouraged in the ...
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Detect images with white edges and automatically give them a border

Images with white backgrounds often blur into the post. When the image itself contains text, this makes it difficult to see where the image ends and the next part of the post's text begins. People ...
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Upload an image by pasting in Firefox [duplicate]

I don't know how, but there's a site that can let you paste images without any obvious flash/java crap. I don't have to explain how incredibly handy that would be. Unfortunately, Stack Exchange is ...
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Need at least 10 Reputation to post an Image, please explain [duplicate]

I am trying to post an answer to a question on Stack Overflow. I get this response You need at least 10 reputation to post an image What on earth does it mean, what do I need to do to post an ...
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How does SO get images in its badges?

How did Stack Overflow insert images into its badges? I don't know what you would have to change in a database to have it show HTML.
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Remove the restricton of attaching images with low reputation [duplicate]

I think preventing newbies to attach image to the question is unnecessary. I could add links to the images I want to attach, so the first reader with high reputation will edit my post and add it as a ...
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Prevent new users from including links to explanatory images

Stack Overflow is overflowed with questions from new users that ask "How can I do this?" with a link to some random image that "explain" it more clearly. Examples: https://stackoverflow.com/...
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Add an option to skip the “add picture” step when inserting an image into a post

Since a few months ago, one can paste or drag and drop the images directly into the editor: However, for each inserted image, one still has to click on "Add picture". It would be nice to add an ...
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Embeding iframes in Stack Overflow answers for examples

I found most code editors have a "Embed on your page option", I think it would be great if you could embed <iframes> in answers and questions.
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Could stack exchange integrate simple image editor? [duplicate]

It would be nice to have simple image editor when posting something. This would be particularly useful on sites like "Ask Different" or "Physics" where the person that is answering would like 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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Does SO prevent users from embedding HTML image links to pornographic content in their user profiles?

As far as I can tell, StackOverflow does nothing about this.
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Allow only Stack Exchange sites to link to uploaded images

Is there a way to prevent non-Stack Exchange sites from linking to uploaded images? For example look at the following site. Doesn't it look familiar? The image here is being linked directly to http:...
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Don't require approval of suggested edits that involve only images

I have edited a lot of posts on Stack Overflow where all I have needed to do was add in images. The user gives the link to an image, either because he is unaware of the in-question image ability, or ...
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Is the Code of Conduct illustration “truly” inclusive?

Yesterday, @Rand al'Thor posted a question observing that the image accompanying the newly released Code of Conduct, seemed to be slanted in favor of Stack Overflow (SO). As the OP is not a member ...
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Images in question and answers

I usually post my questions and answers in the form of images to show my work. I use images because MathJax takes a lot of time, and I being a student do not have time to write my answers using ...