It should be possible to find a media file by pasting the full URL of the page into the search system
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Searching for File:JuanGris.Portrait_of_Picasso.jpg works but searching for https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:JuanGris.Portrait_of_Picasso.jpg doesn't

(In the add media or gallery dialogs)

Esanders created this task.Jul 20 2016, 3:19 PM
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Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from It should be possible to search for a media file by pasting the full URL to It should be possible to find a media file by pasting the full URL of the page into the search system.Jul 26 2016, 7:11 PM
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Deskana triaged this task as Low priority.Mon, Oct 16, 12:59 PM