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Opening any 2mb jpg image in dired freezes emacs

Viewing any .jpg image > 1MB makes emacs unresponsive for over a minute. <200KB .jpg work instantly. Any ideas where to start investigating? Hitting RET on this 2.8MB.jpg. Profiler (cpu+mem) ...
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org-mode: Why do my images look pixelated?

Why do my images look pixelated? My guess is the problem is with the resizing algorithm. It needs more antialiasing or more DPI or something. Is there any way I can improve that? org-mode: Original: ...
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update org-mode inline image after image file modified

I have a image displayed as inline image in org-mode. I would expect after the image file modified by others, emacs detect such modify and refresh the buffer to show the updated image. How can I make ...
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Can I use a var or property as image prefix in org mode?

In the org mode image [[/path/to/image.png]], can I define a var or something like property at head of the file, such as 'imgPath', and use it in image like [[{$imgPath}/image.png]] ?
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How to include .ODG graphs when using org-latex-export?

How do I include .odg files (created by libreoffice-draw) as a figure when exporting org file into PDF file? And, also is it possible to make odg work with M-x org-toggle-inline-images?
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Emacs not showing inline images, I created with doom emacs with org-download

I have an org-file, which I started with doom emacs using org-download clipboard. This results in attachment files like this: When in doom emacs, I can do org-inline-images (org click on it) and it ...
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don't show images in html or local links in pdf-latex

I want to transfer folders with documents with Syncthing to the Android tablet, the documentation is made in orgmode and I export to PDF or HTML. But they don't resolve local addresses in the tablet; ...
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Stop producing excess whitespace in .png files from TikZ code

I've been using Org src blocks like the following to generate .png images of TikZ diagrams. #+name: tikz-functions #+header: :file tikz-functions.png #+header: :imagemagick t :iminoptions -density 800 ...
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inline images stop working- wrong-type-argument. (setq org-startup-with-inline-images t) causes errors on start

Adding (setq org-startup-with-inline-images t) trips debugger when opening an .org file with inline images. I've tested it both on Wayland and X11 and both on Mesa EGL and Nvidia. Same behavior in all ...
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Org Babel generated graphics and GitHub display

I'd like to build README.org files with graphics that properly render on GitHub. Currently I find that, for example, emacs-jupyter babel blocks render images locally via file:./path/to/file.png. ...
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Display Pillow image object in Babel Org Mode directly without saving into a file?

I wonder if there is any way for Babel in Org Mode to display images (from libraries like Pillow or matplotlib) "directly" without saving them into a file: #+begin_src python from PIL import ...
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image mode - copy buffer-visiting image to clipboard

so I can open a .png file in emacs, copy the content to clipboard so I can paste it to browser for example.
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Image overlay: how to write code scaling overlay images along with the text?

See the code in my other question which places an image overlay above a special character: The problem with this code is that the images don't get scaled along with the text: How to write code ...
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Image overlay: what does `defimage` do and how to make it work as expected?

After solving the problem with appropriate height of placement of the as overlay inserted image ( see here "Image overlay: how to change the relative image insert position within the buffer text?&...
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Image overlay: how to change the relative image insert position within the buffer text?

I have just managed to create an overlay being a small image (the Emacs logo) which purpose is to be shown instead of a special single character in the buffer text: I would like to place this image ...
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helm-projectile-recentf, "Can't rotate non image file"

When I hit M-r to get an exact match, helm-projectile-recentf, I get: Debugger entered--Lisp error: (cl-assertion-failed ((and (file-exists-p file) (string-match (image-file-name-regexp) file)) "...
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How to display base64 encoded strings as inline images in org-mode? [duplicate]

I have an org-babel code block that returns a base64 encoded image as a string. How can I display that as an inline image? Currently, I am saving that data to a file as a png, and using :results file :...
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Display AVIF images?

I enabled image-use-external-converter, and I added avif to image-file-name-extensions and AVIF to imagemagick-enabled-types. However, that doesn't do the trick. I would like AVIF files to render in a ...
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How to update settings to display image in orgmode with external viewer

I am using orgmode in emacs with Ubuntu. I would like to display images with my external viewer ( /usr/bin/eog ) when I specify an image with: [[file:Screenshot from 2022-11-03 05-03-37.png]] in my ...
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Org-capture: not able to copy paste image in transient buffer

Basically that: when I try to capture on the fly ideas with images, I can't paste them. Org-capture seems to only work for text. Any ideas on how to bypass this limitation? Thanks! I just noted this ...
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Preview images in LaTeX source code

Suppose I have a latex file like \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \includegraphics[width=\textwidth]{image1.jpg} Some text \includegraphics{image2.jpg} Some text ...
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Organizing images in emacs

There is image-mode and image-dired, but if you want to do anything except sequential viewing, they become clunky quickly. And they are slow for good quality photographs. I would like to be able to go ...
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Emacs orgmode always display inline image at startup

Somehow my Emacs always displays inline images by default, which is not what I want. I've tried the following but none of them worked: Add #+STARTUP: noinlineimages at the top of a file. Explicitly ...
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How to view images on server in near real time

Normally I do all work locally (data analysis, image generation, etc.). However, recently I've started using the server more. When working locally I'll write the analysis code (in Python), generate ...
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Pasting images from clipboard into Orgmode

I have seen some posts on this but I decided to ask anyway since this is an important feature many users are requesting: the ability to copy an image from eg., Chrome and paste it into Emacs Orgmode ...
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How to properly name or label pictures in org mode?

In particular I can't understand the purpose of fig:. Is it to distinguish figures from other blocks e.g. #+NAME code:python_foo? Does it alter org modes behaviour or is it a convention? I've seen the ...
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How to get attr_html per file or subtree in org mode?

I need all images in org-mode displayed with 40%. Means I need the file itself displaying the pictures small, not the html export. This works flawless by putting above every image: #+attr_html: :width ...
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Org mode inline display (epa) encrypted image

I've tried to link an image in org-mode ([[image.jpg]] and [[file:image.jpg]]), then C-xC-cC-v to toggle displaying it. That works fine for normal images. Then I encrypt the same image with epa-dired-...
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İmage caption problem

I use org-mode publish, and it all works great but I have this small problem. I use this format to insert images: #+CAPTION: Cavendish deneyinin özgün analizi #+...
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Avoid `\begin{center}` environment when including external PDF image

By default a code such as this in org-mode [[foo.pdf]] will produce the following code in the exported .tex document \begin{center} \includegraphics[width=.9\linewidth]{foo.pdf} \end{center} How can ...
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Searching text in images?

Is it possible to search through text in images in emacs? I have searched for a tool, but i could not find anything. I want to scan all my documents and then search the images with emacs to find my ...
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Export an org-mode table to pdf/png image

I've started using org-roam more often recently, and I use LaTeX a lot in my workflow. What I want to do is this: Create a table in an org file with some LaTeX math symbols, using the org-mode table ...
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Org mode: How to restrain an inline image size in a table?

I'm only interested in restraining the image size directly inside the org file and not for exportation. When the image is outside of a table it's easy to render it reduced with: #+ATTR_ORG: :width 100 ...
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How to automatically downscale an image to window width in org-mode?

I use org-toggle-inline-images to directly view linked images in org-mode files. Unfortunately, depending on resolution, format and size, images often are too wide for the window (especially in ...
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How can I display only current png and hide others in org-mode?

I have a lot of inline images and I want to disply only 1 in buffer and hide others while viewing. With M-x org-toggle-inline-images I can do this for the entire buffer, but it's too much for me. So, ...
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org-display-remote-inline-images not working

I recently saw that a variable org-display-remote-inline-images was added to Org mode. This is a huge one for technical documentation, but sadly I was not able to get it to work. I tried cache and ...
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How to get package `dired-icon` to show icon images in Dired?

I installed the package dired-icon and restarted Emacs. I then ran M-x dired-icon-mode But no icon shows up in Dired mode and in the minibuffer the following message is shown: Opened text-plain.png ...
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Resize inline images in org-mode to be fit a max size

In org mode, I am trying to resize inline images to fit a 100px x 100px square, which would be particular useful in the cases in which an image is much taller that wider, or vice versa. In other words ...
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Is it possible to displaying Inline Images in Emacs markdown-mode

I am using GNU Emacs 26.3 inside a remotely connected linux machine. I was wondering is it possible to display inline images in Emacs markdown-mode? Seems like it is possible (link) in org-mode? Using ...
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How to control image sizes inside of table

I know that you can write something like: #+attr_html: :width 250 px [[./linl/to/image.jpg]] But what if I have them inside of a table like: | [[./linl/to/image.jpg]] | [[./linl/to/image2.jpg]] | ...
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Replacing text with svg image via font lock

I've made small function to create SVG tags (see below) and I would like to use the image property of faces to replace some keywords. I'm not sure how to do that and if it is possible. For example, ...
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How can I rotate and then save an image with Emacs 27.1?

It's nice that 27.1 has in-built image rotation. No dependency on ImageMagick for that. However, it seems to only allow rotation for viewing (r/l) while I don't see any way of saving that rotated ...
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How to open image files with an external application in Dired?

Linux Mint 19, Emacs 26.1 I has different app to show image.Like Drawing, Image Viewer, XnView. And from Nemo file manager I success open any images by this app. Nice. But I want to open image in ...
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Can't open image inside org file: openwith-file-handler

Linux Mint 19.3 Emacs 26.1 In my org file: * TODO Test insert image Test this #+CAPTION: This is the caption for the next figure link (or table) #+NAME: Deepspace [[./KLOCKA6.JPG]] * ...
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Can not show inline image in org file: "No images to display inline"

Linux Mint 19.3 Emacs 26.3 Here is my org file: * TODO Test insert image Test this #+CAPTION: This is the caption for the next figure link (or table) #+NAME: Deepspace [[KLOCKA6.JPG]] * ...
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org-mode: Set maximum image width limit

Using org-image-actual-width will both downscale and upscale. I just want to downscale big images to fit the current width. Any ideas?
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How to set width for subfigures inside a table in a org-mode file?

I'd like to use subfigures in org-mode files. In MS Word, this could be easily done by inserting the subfigures of a figure into a table with invisible borders. Then the size of each subfigure can be ...
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insert-image doesn't work in the org code block

I have an org file, which contains the following text: #+begin_src elisp (insert-image (create-image "/home/searene/Pictures/Selection_007.png")) #+end_src When I press C-c C-c to ...
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Multiline mode-line using dynamic generated text images

I've been doing experiments at displaying static text images in the mode-line using Imagemagick to generate the image (see below). I would like now to generate such an image in a dynamic way, ...
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Scale images to fit the frame width by default?

When displaying images in Image mode the default seems to be to scale the image to fit completely within the frame. (Or within the document area of the frame to be more precise.) I find this ...
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