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VisualEditor: When inserting a media item, search Commons for the Wikidata item this page represents (if available) rather than title
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Try to add image to http://uk.wikipedia.org/wiki/29er_(%D0%B2%D0%B5%D0%BB%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%B8%D0%BF%D0%B5%D0%B4)

It suggests no images for article "29er (велосипед)", but it will if you search by Commonscat template parameter or english interwiki


See Also:
T54464: VisualEditor: Media selector should suggest media used on other language versions of the page

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intracer created this task.Jul 9 2013, 12:14 PM

I think doing this via Wikidata identity would be a better way forward.

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I don't think this would require T68108. It seems possible to implement today (although maybe inefficient…)

Mvolz awarded a token.Feb 26 2019, 6:55 PM

@matmarex thanks for finding this, I did look before filing but this task wasn't tagged with VisualEditor-Media, is that the right tag?

It probably should be tagged with it. Sorry, VE tasks are often not consistently tagged (other than with the VisualEditor tag).