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Alt text for images in the new editor?

Being a sometimes user of screen-reader technology, I frequently added alt-text descriptions on images in Confluence pages in the old editor. I've been trying to find a similar feature in the new editor, but I've been unable to locate a way to add alt-text. Is alt-text for images possible in the new editor?

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I encourage you to vote for this oversight, err suggestion. https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFCLOUD-68350

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@Gina Palombit You need to be signed in to vote. Once you're signed in, you'll be able to click Vote for this issue on the right side of the page.

I am signed in, otherwise I wouldn't be able to write a comment lol

@Gina Palombit I think Atlassian Community (this site) and jira.atlassian.com (where the Jira is located) are two different sites, and require separate logins.

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As far as I know, it's still a missing feature. And an insanely bad oversight on Atlassian's part.

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All you need to do is add your image, click on the image, then select add "Alt Text" add you your text and hit enter.

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