Inserting Images in KMail

Alvin info at
Tue Mar 3 08:28:57 UTC 2009

On Monday 02 March 2009 23:40:42 Mark Greenwood wrote:
> OK, I think I know the answer to this already, and I think it's that KMail
> doesn't do HTML very well.. but just in case here goes.
> I want to insert an image into a mail so it appears inline, not as an
> attachment (like I can do in Evolution, Thunderbird, blimey even Outlook
> Express does that....) but KMail seems to only want to insert images as
> attachments, even though it's happy to display inline images in received
> messages. Is there something I'm missing, can I actually do this? I fear
> not, because the KMail developers seem to suffer from HTML-o-phobia if the
> mail archives are anything to go on :)

You don't need HTML for that. (HTML mail is evil)

Just right-click your attachment, choose properties and check 'Suggest 
automatic display'.

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