Media Library is a WordPress panel that display all files you've sent. There you can add ne files, attach files to posts and pages etc

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How can I attach images to a post from the media library?

Currently, there is no way to do this in a vanilla Wordpress install. Is there a way to retroactively attach an image from the Library to a post? EDIT: Ah, let me clarify — when editing a post, and ...
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A better Media LIbrary Experience

I've spent a good amount of time reading through everyone's suggestions about better file management with the Media Library -- and at the end of the day, I haven't come across any clear winners at the ...
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What is the action hook for save media-form on gallery tab?

I want to save a meta data to post parent when the media-form on gallery tab is saved( The submission button is "Save All Changes"). Which action hook can I use?
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Can I remove an image from the Gallery without deleting it from the Media Library?

From what I've looked, I don't think is built-it. Is there a plugin that implements this feature or a workaround for this? Thanks
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Issue with images which have no sizes available

I noticed that, in older images uploads of mine, the sizes aren't properly available. The original files shows up but there aren't sizes linked to the image, and full size displays : "Full Size (0 x ...
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How to Add a Custom Colum on Thickbox Media Gallery Tab?

On searching for a solution, I found the following codes to add col on media page: add_filter ( "manage_upload_columns", 'upload_columns' ); add_action ( "manage_media_custom_column", ...
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How to modify the attachment info text on gallery tab or media page?

when show/edit an image/file, on the right side of the image/file, there are some text info-- File name, File Type, Upload date, Demention... How to modify those text?
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Remove fields on media uploader for custom page type - not working for “From Computer” or “From Url” tabs?

This code works for me if I go to upload a file and choose the Gallery or Media Library tabs then it correctly hides elements on the page. If I go to the From Computer or From URL tabs, nothing is ...
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Clean up wp-content/upload/ folder

Is there an (easy) way to check if all my images are in the database? I want to check my upload folder to see if each file has an 'attachment' record in the wp_posts table. I know of the extra images ...
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Attaching images to multiple galleries

I've been wondering about this image/gallery issue for ages. So, I've got some images: lifestyle1.jpg, lifestyle2.jpg, lifestyle3.jpg, lifestyle4.jpg, kids1.jpg, kids2.jpg, kids3.jpg, ...
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Media Library, hook on delete user action

I need to run my function when a user deletes a media file from the media library. Is there a hook I can use? Would appreciate it if someone could please point me to the right direction. Thanks!
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How to Removing fields from the Media Uploader/Gallery on a Custom Post Type Edit Page

This post shows how to remove unwanted fields from the media uploader. It works great, but I want to limit it to a custom-post-type and I can't seem to figure out how to do it. I've tried the ...
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Media library to list images only user uploaded

I want to list images for only user uploaded image. Here is the scenario: Using the image uploader on front end using iframe. I have added upload_files cap to subscriber level users and want them ...
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Add Image Dimensions to Media Library Tab on Media Upoader

I would like to add the dimensions of each image to the media library tab in the media uploader. I have a multi-author website, where I require users to add a featured image with minimum dimensions. ...
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What's the proper way to find and remove duplicate images from posts and the media library?

I just exported a largish WP blog from MediaTemple to PHPFog. I used the standard WordPress export and import plugins. For some unknown reason all of my media assets have been duplicated. I now have ...
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Use Media Library to manage galleries like Nextgen (with folders, albums, collections, tags, categories, terms…)

I'd wish to use WP 3.x standard Media Librery rather than relying on 3rd party plugins like NextGen no matter how well they're written. I just don't like duplicating functionalities. Media Librery ...
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Media Custom Fields - get a value with PHP

How to get a value of a field set with Media Custom Fields (programmatically)?
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Media Library won't recognize SOME old files after move

First off, I'm on a Windows 2008 box running IIS7 with a web.config file not htaccess. That being said, I've migrated my old Apache(XAMPP) installed WPMS site over to a new IIS7 server successfully ...
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Give users a maximum upload capacity; limit the number of files a user can upload OR limit the number of files per upload

I'm using the Media Library on the front end of my website and I'd like to stop users from being able to spam my server by uploading an unlimited number of files. As such, I'd like to do one or maybe ...
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Change behavior of “Insert into Post” based on attachment metadata

For a custom plugin I'm working on, I have added a checkbox element to the attachments editor in a manner like the answer provided here: How to add a checkbox element to attachments editor with ...
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How to remove a tab in Media Upload page in wordpress

I use wp_enqueue_script('media-upload') show upload box,but i don't want show "Media Library" I use upload for frontend and don't want remove it on backend. Can you help me modify it Thanks I fixed ...
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Minimum Dimensions Requirement for Featured Image?

I am creating a baseball website with multiple Authors. From past experience, no matter how well you know someone personally, it doesn't mean they will follow or even read your instructions. That ...
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How to fetch only media that was already attached to a post/page?

Situation: my client has this simple gallery built with WP_Query showing the latest media added to the site: $cola = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_status' ...
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Is there any way to add images to the Media Library through a path on the server?

I have 3 folders with images that I want to add to my media library. I do not want to have them uploaded under the default path (i.e. uploads/year/month). I can upload them anywhere in the theme ...
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Add jQuery function to media button

I have added a custom button to the media actions in a custom theme, function wp_myplugin_media_button($context) { $wp_myplugin_media_button_image = ...
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Host Images from Link

Recently, I imported all my post from Blogger, so all the images showing in the post currently reside on Blogger's server. I want to import/put all those images to my server and automatically change ...
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“add from media library” tab is super slow [closed]

The add from media tab for wordpress is super slow on my local. It takes at least a full minute for the modal box to load content when I click that tab. I am guessing it is because I have 65 pages of ...
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How can I list URLs of all audio files within my media gallery?

I have a music player in my theme that generates its playlist from a javascript file that looks like this var myPlaylist = [ { mp3:'track url goes here', title:'title here', ...
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Upload multiple images and insert them into custom html code

Good evening. :) Well, my mother is currently using a wordpress installation for her day to day blogging. Often, a post consists of some text and a few images, which are displayed via the very nice ...
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Loop through all media library images and return those where caption contains the text carousel

Im new to Wordpress but I'm looking for a way to loop through all the images that have been uploaded to the media library and output the SRC, description and caption of the image when the caption ...
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Making the Add Media Link URL into a checkbox

Hopefully it's OK asking a second question pretty much directly after the first one... I'm currently having some difficulties accomplishing this: I've been able to remove the 'Attachment Post URL' ...
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How to add a download link to a movie from WP media library?

All, I'm creating a custom theme for WP and it has some pages that play videos from WP media library with an HTML5 player. I wanted to also have a link next to the player to allow the users to ...
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Fetching uploaded images using Link URL

I am trying to fetch the uploaded images using the link URL (The Link URL option is available in the Add Media when we upload/insert media) and display it on web. I have gone through the methods ...
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Add size in Gallery Settings in Media Library

I would like to add the size in the Gallery Settings in the Add Media. I know to add the in the front-end by editing the media.php. However, when I added the the lines in gallery.dev.js, they don't ...
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How to display a custom post type's media library inline on meta box

I am trying to create a post type which only displays the Media Library Inline. I have got the example from this : https://gist.github.com/897503 However, nothing happens when I click "Insert ...
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Custom post type thumbnail / Media Library WP_DEBUG notice [closed]

My custom post type thumbnail appears to be working correctly. However, when I return to edit one of my species profiles (in the Admin area, not talking about the front-end here), the following text ...
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How to order images in a post in Wordpress 3.3?

In wordpress 3.2 when uploading images to a post, I would get a Gallery that is linked to the post. That is, I could see in the media uploader of the post a tab that contains only the images of this ...
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Get attachments by user

Is there a way to get attachments by user? I need a way to display all the images uploaded by a specific user. (I probably need the attachment IDs so that I can use wp_get_attachment_url to display ...
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How to retrieve alt attribute for an attachment (uploaded image)?

I have some IDs of attachments (images, not from current post). How to I get the alt attribute for those images? I have tried to look into wp_get_attachment_image_src and wp_get_attachment_metadata ...
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User-friendly link to attached images for a certain post? [closed]

I have set up a slideshow running on the front page of my site that runs on images attached to a page called 'Home'. I would like to be able to adjust its contents and order from the admin area. And ...
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Is there a limit on the number of attachments?

It seems there's a limit on the number of attachments of a post? I have 265 images uploaded for one of the posts (yes, I know it's quite a few), and when I want to put them into order. The result: ...
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links to Media Library content in sidebar per page

I have a bunch of PDF files in my Media Library and I want to show the relevant ones on a per-page basis in the sidebar. So on the 'About Cats' page, I want ILoveCats.pdf and cat-food.pdf from the ...
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How to Protect Uploads, if User is not Logged In?

I use wordpress for a private site where users upload files. I use the "Private WordPress" to prevent access in to the site if the user is not logged in. I would like to do the same to the files ...
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Media attachment date and post date

I have just migrated a massive site (2500+ users, 5000+ posts/images) to Wordpress using custom code. Basically every post has one image and that image is attached to the post as the featured image, ...
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Create a User Role with permissions to only upload files to the media library?

Some of the employees at my organization need to be able to upload files to a folder and share a link with others. It’s primarily documents like pictures, pdf’s and Word documents. And instead of ...
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Media upload finished hook

I'm developing a plugin which uses wordpress's thickbox media library to handle media upload and selection. All is well but for the fact that I would like to automatically 'redirect' to the 'media ...
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sortable custom column in media library

trying to make a custom column sortable in the media library. Found lots of examples for posts, and users but can't get them to work on the media library page. function wpse_hook_isv_columns() { ...
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Gel all image from certain post type

I've found similar questions here, however I can't modify the answers to get images only from a certain post type - as the post type in those examples are "attachment" and not the name of a custom ...
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The best way to protect uploaded media in WordPress?

I'm new to WordPress as I normally code my stuff by hand, I've been uploading some media to display links to within protected pages, which is great, however, anyone can access the direct url of the ...
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Uploading Images to Media Library via wp_handle_sideload() fails

My basic scenario is the following: I have a directory on my server that gets filled with images via ftp every once in a while. I would want to move these images to the wp upload directory and then ...