The dialog to search for images to add should have a "Hide images already on the page" checkbox
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Editors would like to have images already displayed in the article not listed among those they can choose from.
This idea is brought to you by John Broughton.

Elitre created this task.Nov 28 2014, 12:17 PM
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("Don't display images already on the page at all" was also suggested, for the record. I see that adding a duplicate pic is technically possible, so I thought I should mention this as well.)

Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from The dialog to add images should have a "Display images already on the page" checkbox to The dialog to search for images to add should have a "Hide images already on the page" checkbox.Nov 29 2014, 2:25 AM
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