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No – on my sites the image URL was NEVER external in the examples I’ve been trying. It leaves the embedded image and then copies it to make a featured image.
These are live sites so I can’t just turn off all plugins to test. Sorry. I did try it with all other image-related plugins turned off before I contacted you.
So far as I can tell, without being able to turn off all plugins, you’ve got a bad bug in your plugin.
BTW…my testing was…
Used Press This!
Embedded an image in the post by uploading it to the site
Your plugin then created another copy of the image and made it the featured image.