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Make it easy to identify the file type (e.g., .png versus .svg) when adding an image
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Description

Commons has many identical images in multiple formats, especially combinations like jpg vs png. People using the files need to be able to determine the file type when adding images to a page.


Version: unspecified
Severity: enhancement

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bz72061

Event Timeline

bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Normal.Nov 22 2014, 3:54 AM
bzimport set Reference to bz72061.

Yes, this is part of Moriel's work on the new media dialog search.

Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from VisualEditor: Make it easy to identify the file type (e.g., .png versus .svg) when adding an image to Make it easy to identify the file type (e.g., .png versus .svg) when adding an image.Nov 24 2014, 2:05 AM
Jdforrester-WMF assigned this task to MSchottlender-WMF.
Jdforrester-WMF removed a project: VE-deploy-nextup.
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Jdforrester-WMF moved this task from TR6: Visual diffs to Blocked on the VisualEditor board.

Change 161342 had a related patch set uploaded (by Mooeypoo):
[WIP] Transform the search widget to show image details

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/161342

Patch-For-Review

Change 161342 merged by jenkins-bot:
Transform the search widget to show image details

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/161342

Jdforrester-WMF moved this task from Blocked to Q4 on the VisualEditor board.Jan 16 2015, 5:08 PM

Checked in beta - Re-designed Media settings dialog box for a selected image displays a file's type.