Ask questionsError opening images on remotes

@mjbvz this happens for me 100% of the time when using Remote - WSL. If I open a folder locally I can view the images. Trying to open any images when remote give this error.

There are no errors in the console.

Using latest Insiders

Version: 1.46.0-insider (user setup)
Commit: 9e439b13d5784538333bee044ca1d1a992bc1c90
Date: 2020-05-28T18:44:47.151Z
Electron: 7.3.0
Chrome: 78.0.3904.130
Node.js: 12.8.1
OS: Windows_NT x64 10.0.19041

Originally posted by @chrisdias in


Answer questions mjbvz

In remote scenarios, files in the workspace have urls such as:


We can read uris that have the vscode-remote scheme in our renderer processes (there is a file system provider registered for them). However it looks like we currently cannot read this sort of url in the main process


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