Image hover preview in source mode

Steps to reproduce

  1. Sandbox vault
  2. Switch to source mode
  3. Add an image to note, for ex this
  4. Ctrl-hover over image link to preview

Expected result

Hover preview shows a thumbnail version of original image, whole thing w/ original aspect ratio, but smaller.

Actual result

Image is shown at original size and unhelpfully cropped.


  • Operating system:
  • Debug info:

Obsidian version: v1.1.9
Installer version: v1.1.9
Operating system: Windows 10 Pro 10.0.19045
Login status: logged in
Catalyst license: none
Insider build toggle: off
Live preview: on
Legacy editor: off
Base theme: dark
Community theme: none
Snippets enabled: 0
Restricted mode: on


Hmm. I’m not able to reproduce this:

I’m on 1.1.12, so maybe the devs have fixed it in an upcoming build already — or I’m on a Mac, so maybe it’s the platform? We’ll have to hear more reports from others to try to triangulate.

I can’t repro either.

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