How to display attached images with markdown

I want to display an image(attached to the page) with markdown. From what I looked up on the various portals, the format is:

![Alt text](/path/to/img.jpg)

But, this works for actual links to the image. How do i reference the image that is attached to the page itself.

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It doesn't seem like the Wiki Markup converter has any smart check to determine whether an image is attached to a page or not, so you'll probably have to use the following format:

![](/download/attachments/<page_id>/<filename>)

Thank you for the answer. It worked. Really appreciate your help.

For anybody else coming to this page, the format is actually

![](<contextpath>/download/attachments/<page_id>/<filename>)

so for Confluence Cloud users it would be

 ![](/wiki/download/attachments/<page_id>/<filename>)

Hi Apurva,

Could you please let us know which product you are using (Confluence?), which type you are using (Cloud, Server), and if Server, which version?

Yes, COnfluence server 5.8

Are you inserting markdown in the "Insert Markup" menu or using a plugin to display it?

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