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How to make an image small in the body? [duplicate]

Suppose I inserted this image: Is there a way to make this image smaller by using LaTeX code?
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Is there a standard drawing tool used for asking or answering questions?

MathJax is a very useful tool to express many mathematical expressions. It is a fundamental part of asking or answering questions. Sometimes, I would like to visualize things to make them more ...
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How do I upload an image for use in a question?

How do I upload an image for use in a question? I can see the "Images" menu item, but the help assumes I have a link to the image. The image is something I created on my computer. Can I upload it to ...
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Please don't flag posts containing re-purposed ImageShack image URLs as spam

It has recently been noticed that ImageShack does a horrible thing: they re-purpose old image URLs for advertising purposes. This can lead the impression that some older posts are actually spam, for ...
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Images upload: is it changed?

What is changed in the upload of images? I can not upload with my old MacBook! Or simply I have some connection problem? when I click on the image icon a pop up is open with the words ''Click Here to ...
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Recent modification to image upload feature?

Today, I found that clicking on the "image upload" icon now presents one with what appears to be a dashed "drag-and-drop" box containing the message "Click Here to upload image". (Just a day or two ...
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A bevy of questions with embedded images

This may be a bit of a temporary issue, but of late, and in particular today, I have noticed an unusual number of questions that contain their content in linked images. I generally do about 20 close ...
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Broken image links

I was scanning through the old questions, and noticed few with broken links: most of them had question in the link, what should be done about it? In a similar post earlier someone has prescribed few ...
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Replying to an answer with a picture

I would like to reply to an answer I got on my question with a few pictures, essentially discussing the answer I got, as I don't know if it's wrong or I'm using the equations provided wrong. First ...
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Images not loading in Chrome, Firefox and Safari

I use Snow Leopard as my OS, I haven't been able to see embedded images in MSE for a month. I deactivated all the extensions (because I looked on the Internet and many people had the same problem ...
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Is it possible to upload a .ggb file? [duplicate]

Some questions require diagrams to explain and we have an option to include image in the forms png, jpg etc. But I am drawing the diagrams using geogebra. In geogebra, we have an option called "...
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How do you draw simple lattice diagrams with MathJax? [duplicate]

How do I make a lattice diagram, for example a tower of field extensions, on this website using MathJax? I'll also accept a redirect to a helpful page. Here's a link to the original question I asked ...
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Questions about inviting response, dishonesty, uploading image.

Some general questions, please: (1) I am studying graduate math online, this forum is the best place for getting help. If I post a question and if I would like a certain person whom I respected to ...
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How to center an image?

Is it possible to show the image below centered instead of aligned to the left?
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Including an image as an answer [duplicate]

Say the OP asks for the proof of a particular theorem, the answer to which I have in one of my books, but which is really lengthy and requires lot of math formatting. Is it OK if I just take snapshots ...
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Requiring drawing for geometry questions

I wonder if we have a rule requiring a questioner to provide a legible drawing when posing an elementary geometry question. If not, I propose that we have one, for the following reasons: It saves a ...
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Is it possible to insert an image in comments? if the answer is “yes”, then how?

Is it possible to insert an image in comments? if the answer is "yes", then how?
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How can I insert a picture/graphic on an answer or comment?

The question is on the title, I read on the help how to include links, but the images I want to include are on my pc, not online. Is there a way to upload a file? Alternatively, is there any public, ...
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How can I display/upload a picture from mobile?

Yes I am a mobile user. Recently I had an question in which I needed to upload an image but didn't found the option! Can I do this from my mobile or the only way is to paste the imgur link?
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Why can't some people view my images?

Sometimes I get comments that people can't view my images, even though I can view them perfectly on the posts on different computers. Are you guys able to view the images of my question here:? Have ...
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What should I do when I see a “pic-question”?

This is something I often come across, question that have barely any text (usually no latex at all) and just a picture taken to the problem (sometimes is not even a screen captures, I've seen pictures ...
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Question where the question is an image [duplicate]

Is https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/762121/can-someone-check-my-reduction-of-power-work an allowed question? The question is an image not in text - the image can be removed at some time and ...
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“step by step” solution to upload a png image from my desktop named “snap”

I want to upload an image from my desktop, but I can't. I read https://math.stackexchange.com/editing-help#images but can't operate. I need a "step by step" solution to upload a png image from my ...
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How can I delete my uploaded profile picture

I like to delete my previous profile picture. How can I delete it? What about images uploaded to i.stack.imgur.com?
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How do I copy a sketch from the Geometer's sketchpad to a question or to an answer

I use The Geometer's Sketchpad (GSP v 5) and don't seem to be able to cut and paste drawings from it into a question or an answer. The program allows to select all and copy: "This Edit menu command ...
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How to draw a figure while posting a question in stack exchange? [duplicate]

I want to draw a figure to illustrate a question while posting it on math.stackexchange. I don't know how to do so? In particular I want to draw a frustum and unable to do so. Can I do it?? If so how?...
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Are pictures of hand-written drawings allowed?

My question, is whether uploading a picture of some hand-written drawings (not text I could write in TeX), might be acceptable, such as the one below. Sometimes I just have an easier time ...
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Inserting screen capture into a question

Can someone please explain (or guide me to a link that explains) how to insert a screen capture, or any other image on my computer, into a question? I saw the link on inserting images, but I didn't ...
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Should I edit a question everytime I see an image in it?

I often encounter questions (or even answers!) which contains text-&-latex in an image. Now, should I edit them even if they are 2 years old, already have an answer, just to remove the picture ...
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How to Post Pictures in an Array/Table, on MSE, with MathJax

Is it possible to marshal multiple pictures in one question in an array or table? For example, I'd like to piece together a 2 x 2 array from the following pictures. I essayed this but it foundered: ...
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Is there a way to draw a graph (vertices & edges) in LaTeX on this website?

I googled and found how to do it in LaTeX software on your computer, but what about this website, possible to draw graphs as easy as writing out a matrix in LaTeX? Failing that is there some website ...
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Searching for images is buggy

The Advanced Search Options say we could use url "*.example.com" Further the tooltip says: "Find images and links in posts". But when I do the search, I get only 284 results. When I search for my ...
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Display image description as tooltip

Could a tooltip with the image description ![enter image description here][1] be displayed when hovering over an image? This would make additional use, next to ...
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Rescaling images after posting

Sometimes my images nicely fit into the rest of the body of the question. Most of the time they are too large. Is it possible to rescale them after posting? If not can we have that?
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Revising image without other changes to Answer text

I've noticed a graph I'd posted in an Answer (an uploaded .png) has a typo in the legend (had "ploy" for "poly" in one entry, should it get fixed before you read this). Forseeing that this ...
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Image does not appear

At least for me and some other users an image that did not appear in my answer in Why the $\nabla f(x)$ in the direction orthogonal to $f(x)$?. What could it be? Update for some reason I can already ...
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Creating diagrams

I am fed up of using MS paint for creating diagrams and posting images on our board , do you have any application which will me to create diagrams easily . which must be portable or is there any ...
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Issue uploading images

I encountered an issue today while uploading an image related to my answer to this question. $\pi$ from the unit circle, $\sqrt 2$ from the unit square but what about $e$? When I clicked on the icon ...
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How could I add a graph to a post at MSE?

How could I add a graph to a post at MSE ? Is it possible to do this with mathjax ? If not, what would be an other way to add graphs to an question/answer. To illustrate, I would like to add something ...
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What is the efficient way to search post with pictures/images?

I have answered quite a few posts with pictures/images. Is there a way to search MSE so that it lists all my posts, where I have used an image/picture?
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Embedding vector images

Many modern browsers can without trouble interpret vector images, like SVG. Is it possible to add support for these? Edit: As pointed out by Rahul Narain in the comments, the request for SVG support ...
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Why should I ![enter image description here][1]?

![enter image description here][1] What does the image description here affect? Does it ever show up somehow other than when I edit a post? I put "yuk" there. So what?
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Will images included in a comment remain available

I just wanted to write a comment with reference to an image. As comments won't allow inline images, I uploaded the image to an edit window of some other post, canceled the edit there, and included the ...
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How many megabyte jpeg can be uploaded?

Many months ago I bought a home scanner that does just one page per scan. It can do pdfs and jpegs. It also has a variety of choices, in particular I can increase or decrease the number of, um, things ...
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Images not displayed in Firefox

Firefox 16.0.2 on Windows 7 is not displaying embedded images for me; they do display on the current version of Chrome. This behavior started within the last 24 hours, at about the same time as the ...
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How to put shapes, lines, etc, into the details section (aka not the title section)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Pasting in images Do you have to go on Google images, copy and past like a shape into this website? Because that's great, but I would need to put more lines on it/draw them ...
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asking help for image posting

i want to post a problem which is in image file. i have upload the image file but I can not post it. after uploading upper question box shows this which i written in second bracket: { ![Untitled][...
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Is there a way to access the images one uploads to use in posts?

I wonder if there is a way to have the images, one uploads to use in posts, available for later use. I know that images we use for post are hosted by imgur, so I created an account (using Open ID as ...
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Pasting in images

Could people please tell me some of the more common ways to place/paste images, rather than links to images, in an answer on Main? Last night I requested an image from Joseph O'Rourke, who is a ...
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How to center a figure in the post?

In this post here, the figure appears on the left side. I tried to center the figure but I could not do so. Is there a way to center figures/text in a post?