When I upload an image it does an AJAX upload and then tries to show the thumbnail but the thumbnail style of that image is not available, so it shows up as a missing image. If I save and come back to the form, then it displays fine.

  • Please compare paths in both cases and check the difference? Oct 17, 2011 at 17:51
  • The paths are identical
    – Ali Gangji
    Oct 17, 2011 at 18:05
  • the image does not exist until the entity is saved
    – Ali Gangji
    Oct 17, 2011 at 18:23
  • Have you tried sudo chmod -R 777 files/?
    – leymannx
    Feb 6, 2015 at 15:34

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make sure the "image style" of your image field exists. for example to make sure about our "Article" content type, we check the path below:


find your "image style" name and then go the path below:


check the image styles name and make sure "Article" image style is here. if it's not, you have to change image style of your content type.

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