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I noticed that my chrome inspector - that works on both my macbook pro and imac (and previous a pc) doesn't show the image when I click the image link under element tag until the second time I click it.

To those who are confused what I am talking about, chrome allows you to click on a image link when inspecting an element under it's "elements" tag, and jump to resource. My observation is that the first time jumping to the resource tag it gives me a blank page, and the second time (when I go back to the elements tab and click the same link again) it shows the image.

Is this a common bug or some odd setting? Or would it be a website's prevention system?

Photo One Clicking a link to the photo.

Photo Two But altering clicking the first time shows nothing

Photo Three If I go back and click again it works!

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I can’t reproduce that; it always shows the image in the Resources tab the first time. This makes sense because if it can show it in the page, then it has already loaded it, so it should be able to show it in the Resources tab as well. Does this happen on all sites for you? Does it happen all the time? Are your memory and CPU loads high? – Synetech Mar 11 '14 at 5:19
Yes it does happen on all webpages even this one. No my CPU and memory loads very low. I of course already tried disabling all the extensions. – Aero Windwalker Mar 11 '14 at 14:43
Curious. Perhaps it’s some security software like a firewall or anti-virus that’s interfering. But then, like I said, if it’s already loaded the image to display in a page, then why wouldn’t it be able to show it in the Resources tab? ಠ_ఠ Incidentally, I do always have to click the [Translate] button twice. Whenever Chrome asks if I want to translate a page, the first time I click it, it never works, and I always have to click it a second time. I guess Chrome’s just wonky and buggy. And with the fascist attitude of the devs, maybe it’s time to give up on Chrome and switch to Firefox. ¬_¬ – Synetech Mar 11 '14 at 15:13
It doesn't show the picture in inspector because the first time I click the link it doesn't go down to the tree to find the picture... – Aero Windwalker Mar 11 '14 at 20:18
I feels like every time I click the link the inspector should do two things - one, go to the resource tab, two go down to the resource tree to find the image - but in reality it does only one thing at a time. – Aero Windwalker Mar 11 '14 at 20:19

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