Questions tagged [uploader]

The component of the SE post editor that allows users to upload images to i.stack.imgur.com and display them in the post.

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“framing is not allowed” error when uploading gif file [duplicate]

I was trying to upload a gif file (4MB) into a post. I get the following error: For security reasons, framing is not allowed. Click OK to remove the frames. See this gif screenshot (click here if ...
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Has pasting images directly into the upload box been dropped? Or is it just me?

Very recently (May 2014) it was possible to paste images directly from the clipboard into the SE "add an image" dialog. I'm not sure when this feature was added but it was probably after this question ...
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add support for pasting images [duplicate]

I was very happy to learn that you had added support for directly uploading images to imgur. However, I would like to see this taken one step further, if it is even possible. Today, if I want to ...
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Marvelous new keyboard-friendly image uploader has some issues

First, let me state that I love the new image uploader. I can now paste screenshots with CTRL-G, Enter, type the first letters of my image, arrow keys to adjust, Enter to exit the dialog, Tab to the "...
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App shows loading forever after tapping Cancel while picking image for upload

Description: When tapping the Cancel button while choosing an image or taking a photo for upload, it shows the loading indicator forever. Steps to reproduce: Open the left drawer, and tap Ask ...
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Allow me to paste images directly into the question body [duplicate]

It'd be extremely handy if we were able to paste images directly into the post textarea (both from photos saved on my iPhone, and photos from other websites, if there's any difference). I'd expect ...
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Profile pictures uploaded from computer still (sometimes) get a black background

The black avatar image background bug that "Alan at IMGUR" (via Geoff Dalgas) said was fixed last March isn't. Apparently, however, whether or not it gets triggered depends on the exact method used ...
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Chat sucks without the new image upload dialog. It should have the new image upload dialog. The one that allows you to paste images directly into it [duplicate]

The new image upload dialog is awesome and I love it. Will we get it on chat as well?
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Adding large images to posts fails silently [duplicate]

Attempting to add a large (15MB) image to a post fails with no error message. When I try to drag and drop the image into the "Add a picture" dialog, it just stays uploading forever. In Chrome's ...
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When I paste a URL auto upload it same way raw binary image is being uploaded

For some time now, we can paste a picture from clipboard directly to the image upload dialog. (Chrome only, as far as I can tell) Great, and I'm now using this instead of storing all the pictures on ...
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Uploader won't let me link up an image from Droplr/Cloudfront

Droplr gives rather ugly, but still valid URL to an uploaded image (don't try to follow the link it has expired by now): http://d1zjcuqflbd5k.cloudfront.net/files/acc_147939/yoKQ?response-content-...
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Add image in profile - “web” does not expect UTF-8 characters

I tried changing my profile image using the "web" method with the following URL: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/22/Habit_de_Mar%C3%AAchal.jpg It was denied, saying it was the wrong ...
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Upload picture status is gone or hard to find

When uploading a picture to SE, the dialog in the middle of the screen will have this loading sequence: o.. .o. ..o However, the actual percent uploaded is displayed in the bottom left of the screen,...
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CSRF token fkey does not do anything for Add Image 'From the web'

Looking at this question, it seems fkey is a token to prevent other people from automating actions from a remote webpage. The frame where the token exists is from the Upload Image dialog. I did a ...
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Not able to add image from the web (stack.imgur.com)

I was trying to add an image in this question as the OP requested. OP gave the image url which was from stack.imgur.com. But when I tried to add the image from the URL it show the following error: I ...
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Upload image isn't working

^^^^^^ Here is an image. I've just tried to upload the screen shot for this question and I've seen that the upload image from computer doesn't work. It must be fixed. Clicking the image link I ...
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Change the toolbar's image dialog to pickup selected image link

When editing posts where users have placed links to images on third party sites (usually because they haven't attained the rep to insert images themselves) I find myself embedding the image and ...
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Unable to upload a PNG to include in a post from local computer

It would seem it is not currently possible to upload a PNG image from my local file system: This happens when I try to upload any PNG. I just had to first upload to ImageShack and then upload to ...
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Why is the upload button grayed out in chat?

I am trying to upload a picture in chat, but the upload button is grayed out. After chatting once, it works correctly. I suppose this is an anti-spam measure, am I correct in that assumption?
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Bug in Image uploader

I noticed a bug in the Add Image Popup that can be reproduced as follows. Click on the Add Image Button Click on the From the Web Radio button Click on Add Picture without adding any URL. I see a ...
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Firefox drag-n-drop not working

Firefox drag-n-drop for pictures didn't work: it drops the picture, but didn't put the appropriate code in post. Steps to reproduce: Click the image button Drag an image to the image dialog box. ...
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Not specifying an image to upload gives misleading “format is not supported” error

I went to upload an image for a question. I clicked on upload without specifying a file and it stated: "Failed to upload image; the format is not supported." I find that misleading because no ...
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“Insert Image” popup appears behind the “Edit Post” model. Craziness ensues

Steps to reproduce: Find a post which has a suggested edit pending and hit the edit (n) link Click the "Improve" option Try and insert an image using the image uploader You're still trying, aren'...
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Picture is changed to previously uploaded image when “Change picture”-Dialog is closed

In my profile I have two pictures for my profile, one from Gravatar and one that I uploaded previously. As profile picture I have selected my Gravatar. Now I have the problem, that my Profile image ...
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Adding picture from disk not working after fail with adding from web

Like in topic. Here are steps: Paste link (which can be broken) to image form. We got error: Change mind and select option From my computer: Like you see file input disappear. Additional ...
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Bring back Tab order for the image upload dialog

The image upload dialog used to have proper tab order so one could, for example on OS X, do the following: Press ⌘G Press Tab to focus file upload button, then ␣ (Space) File selection window opens; ...
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Image uploader: why do we need to click twice?

If I want to upload an image from my computer, here's what I have to do: Bring up the dialog (Ctrl+G or toolbar button click) Click "choose file" (or hit space) Choose my file using OS-and-browser-...
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Add border in profile picture uploader in Android.SE

After the new feature for directly uploading profile picture is introduced while changing profile picture in Android.SE, I found that the picture uploader does not have border around. And it is ...
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Add option to upload image directly from the clipboard [duplicate]

I've seen this question: Add an image directly from the clipboard however with HTML5 some browsers support this: http://strd6.com/2011/09/html5-javascript-pasting-image-data-in-chrome/ Can this be ...
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Can't upload image in Chrome [closed]

I've just tried to insert a screenshot into my previous MSO question. I get the dialog box for choosing to upload from my computer or the web, when I choose "My Computer" and click the "Choose file" ...
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Stackoverflow alignment error

Is it mistake by stackoverflow or there is bug in my browser 1. 2.
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“Upload Image” dialog should focus “Upload” button after an image is selected

When this dialogue comes up, after the user is done selecting an image, is it possible to have the "Upload" button in focus? For those of us who close the preceding OS file selection dialog by hitting ...
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Image Upload Improvement Request: Reduce Clicks Required to Link Images

Can the "Insert an image" dialog be improved by automatically focusing in the upload-url input field when "from the web" is clicked? As it stands now, "from the web" must be clicked, followed by a ...
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Is there a reason to limit Stack Exchange to synchronous & sequential image uploading?

Sometimes, I have multiple small images to post along with my questions or answers. Currently, I have to upload these images one-by-one: Click on the image button in the toolbar Click on the "Choose ...
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Image Uploader doesn't exclude white space from the start of the URL & shows invalid image

If you try to upload an image from using the image uploader and if there's some white space at the start of the URL, the upload fails. Removing the space results in successful upload of the image.
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When I use the Chat “Upload…” button, the last picture is sent again [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Weird repost of last picture in chat Today, while educating my users on the wonders of the flag as spam button, I noticed that using the 'Upload' button causes the last ...
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Inconsistent “Upload Image” box

The upload image box shows an animated activity indicator when you upload an image on SO. However, in chat, when you upload an image, it just says "uploading image..." This is inconsistent and just ...

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