Why Windows Live Writer sucks

OK, it doesn’t really, REALLY suck, but one really important part of it does. Image handling.

And it sucks massively.

Say you want to put an image in a post. One image. Just that, nothing else.

One like this, which is called test-1.png.

test-1

Here’s what WLW uploads for you:

 

And it’s not even smart enough to use the original filename for the one it shows in the post, no, it links to that one with one called “thumb”.

Spare me.

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