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

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Trying to add filename over image in Media Browser

My client wants to be able to see the filenames of his images in the media browser (not the media library, the browser when you are adding media to a post or page). I used this snippet to do that a ...
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Dynamically Insert Image Into Stylesheet

Let's say I have a banner image I want to act as a background cover. Users manually upload their image with the Media library, which then associates that image with the post (image is handled using ...
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How can I add an Author filter to the Media Library?

By default the WordPress Media Library allows you to filter results by their type or date. How can I add a third drop down to list and filter by author? Currently we have this: I'd like to have ...
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Change the size of the image preview on the media edit page

I'd like to increase the size of the preview image on the media edit page. At the moment it's too small to accurately crop. ../wp-admin/post.php?post=2758&action=edit&image-editor
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Where do the favicons for Media Files come from

I have uploaded some PDFs to the Media Library. I cannot find a way to set the browser favicon for the PDF media files. Where does WordPress get the favicon from? Is there anyway to control the PDF ...
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Media Library doesn't allow uploads? Upload Directory

I just put up a WP 4.31 site. Most of the content was copied from a different WP site via FTP. All the stuff in wp-content: uploads, plugins,themes, etc. It all seemed to work as usual, and I've ...
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Wordpress lowers image quality

I am uploading to my site large images with media uplader and I want them to have 100% quality but wordpress reduces the quality. What should I do or what plugin to install to prevent this?
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Reuse / extend the Backbone toggle mode in upload.php

The WordPress media library allows us to toggle between selection modes. I'm trying to bind the existing Backbone function for toggling between selection modes (bulk mode) to a button I added to the ...
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Hook into backbone to add js to wp-admin -> media library?

I've enqueued a .js file on the "Media Library" page (upload.php). I need to hide and manipulate a few of the thumbnails on the page using JS only ( I'm not looking for workarounds ). The elements ...
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Additional folder where will Media Library look for files

I have additional folder (images/) in wp-content/uploads/ directory to store theme images (I heard it is good practice to place them in upload directory) and I want Media Library to list this files ...
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How to block image loading in Media Library during upload?

One of the things that slows down my Media Library upload experience, is that all the already existing images are being loaded/displayed. For me that makes no sense, since I´m uploading and I don´t ...
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Site icons with alpha channel for self-hosted Wordpress blog network

Either I'm missing something (or have something badly configured in my self-hosted blog network) or when I'm uploading a transparent .png file (with alpha channel) using Media Library, my Wordpress ...
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Use Media Uploader in Widget

I am trying to use the Wordpress Media Uploader inside a Custom Widget. When I use a similar code for a custom meta box inside the post edit screen everything works fine, but on the widget site it won'...
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Ignore dots when searching in the media library?

As the title says, is it possible to ignore dots in search field in media library?
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“window.send_to_editor” only called in Wordpress thickbox/media-uploader if “insert into post” is clicked, not “save” button

I am using WordPress's media uploader by using the javascript: function handleMediaUpload(button) { //Enables returning the URL to input window.send_to_editor = function(html) { //...
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Media Library empty after server move (exact copy of files and db's)

After exactly copying both all the files and the database of a site over from an old server to a new one with the same URL (granted, DNS has not been switched over yet but not sure if that has any ...
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Filter Media by Featured on Admin

Usually we can filter images in Media > Library by: date by MIME type, and by attached/unattached files ...but I'd like to expand this to a filter by Featured images. This way, we could filter ...
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Link to a remote media library

I have been googling a lot about this issue and I cannot find a solution. I have an old website with a media library that is a bit over than 40Gb. In the meanwhile I have done a brand new one with a ...
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Custom menu item with tabs on media upload

I've been adding an extra link for inserting media in a post. The following url shows a sample code what I've used so far: https://gist.github.com/Fab1en/4586865 This is the result: But how do I ...
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Add tabs after Wordpress Media Manager 3.5 has already loaded

Does anybody know if it is possible to add tabs on the left-hand side of the media manager after the manager has already been loaded in Javascript. Is there a way to make an ajax call back to reload ...
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Reload or Refresh Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager

I was wondering if it is possible just to reload or refresh the new 3.5 Media Manager. I am currently running into a problem where I want to add new tabs dynamically but they are only added once I ...
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Wordpress ACF delete image from media library

I'm trying to use update_value filter hook of Advanced Custom Fields to write a function that when a user deletes an image from the field it will be deleted from the media library of WP as well. So ...
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resize from small images to large

I want to create large images though my original image is smaller. I have original images 1024x768 in my media library, and i want to resize these images to 1920x1080px in my WordPress posts. I ...
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Crop image with full width

Sometimes I need to crop images' heights in wordpress media library. When I try to crop the height it always decreases the width of cropped image by 2px. See the screenshot below. The original image ...
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File Not Found error returned when trying to access Media Library in Wordpress 4.2. Plugins cannot be installed either

Please help me figure out how to access my media files through the admin dashboard. All media files are present at the server level. I can upload a file through the admin dashboard, but cannot see ...
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Filter for Media Library

I want my users to apply a filter in Photoshop every time they upload an image. Naturally, people are forgetful so I want to remind them of that in the Media Library Screen. I search around which ...
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Render custom gallery fields

I'm trying to add a custom setting field to a gallery and render it as a class in the HTML. So far I have implemented this solution which works perfectly. Here is the working code: function ...
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Hide old attachments from wp media library

I am trying to limit the files that are shown in the wordpress media library popup (from wp_editor). Currently every single file that I have ever uploaded to my site is shown in the library but I ...
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Bulk Edit Media Including ACF/Custom Fields

I have two main questions but here's the scenario. I run a festival website. Photographers will upload photos to the site. They will need to relate it to an Artist and an Event, so when viewing the ...
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Remove caption from Wordpress gallery thumbnail grid

I have just installed Wordpress with default theme and I would like to create a gallery. I plan to have caption for each image, but I want it to only show on image popup, not on thumbnail grid as you ...
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Custom collection in media manager?

I'm working on a plugin that extends the media manager, load JSON based input data to render an own collection of images and may upload them to my wordpress media library. So far I got my own tab, ...
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Different upload path per file type

I want to have two different paths for different files. For example, I have all .zip and image files all in the same locations. What I am wanting to the have images in one path (eg. wp-content/...
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Which Hook? Hide attachments from specific post types in media library

as the title implies - I would like to suppress attachments of a specific post type(s) from showing up in the "Media Library" Not asking for a code example, but if someone can point me to the right ...
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What might cause a POST to wp-admin/async-upload.php to return JSON >and< HTML?

In the media tab, upload of a valid image file results in display of "HTTP error". Reload of the media tab shows that the image did upload and resize, though. Browser debug tools show that on upload,...
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Adding fields to the media uploader with jquery listeners

So I have the code to successfully add a select field to my media uploader (gallery view) which is cool, but I also need to add some jquery listeners to that field. I'm using the '...
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Changing attachment status from inherit to pending?

I'm creating a web library that consists of about 1,000 PDF files uploaded as attachments (in addition to pages and posts which contain other information). I've bypassed the attach-to-a-page/post ...
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How to delete all images and image meta data attached to a certain post type?

I have a custom post type called books, I have 1000s of images attached to these posts in books using Advanced Custom Fields. How can I run a query to delete all of these images that are attached to ...
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Checkbox group on attachments page

I am trying to add check boxes on media page depending upon no of roles in the system and I have been able to do that like this. function add_custom_attachment_fields($form_fields, $post){ $...
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Issues with Wordpress 3.9.6 media libraries on XAMPP

I am having issues with the media library of Wordpress on my local Xampp installation of Wordpress 3.9.6. Uploading files to the media library takes a long time and occassionally fails. However ...
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Accessing - Media - Attachment Display Settings - using wp.media

I'm trying to get options from - Attachment Display Settings - in my mg-media.js Trying to get selected size from user in mg-media.js. Here is, mg-media.js fn = wp.media.frames.fn = wp....
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Add class=“media_type” when media is inserted into editor

I am looking for a way to edit the link that get inserted in the editor when the user choose to add a media. The goal would be to add a class with the media type (pdf) in the link. I know how to get ...
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How to change compression of Wordpress uploads including original image

We are currently using this to change the compression used on jpgs when uploaded to the WP media library: add_filter(‘jpeg_quality’, function($arg){return 75;}); However, this does not compress the ...
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Upload multiple image with media_handle_upload with multiple file field [duplicate]

I need to add multiple images with image descriptions form wp admin. Admin Form: <label for="image[]">Image</label> <input type="file" name="image[]"/> <label for="imgdesc[]"&...
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How to display the date a directory folder on ftp was modified

We have our site running on wordpress, but we upload all of our PDF files via FTP and NOT the WP media. I want to be able to display in a WP Page, the last time a file, or a "folder in the FTP ...
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Modify Custom Field in Media Library using JavaScript

I've added a custom field into my media attachments: function set_image_data( $form_fields, $post ) { $form_fields['text_color'] = array( 'label' => 'Text Color', 'input' =>...
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image not found in media library

I've been inadvertently given the keys to a clients website. (I've redesigned an image for their WordPress site, and now they want me to swap the images out) Easy. Only the old image doesn't show up ...
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Media upload default title from file name

I'm on a roll today with the questions. Is this easy? Again, I can't seem to find the right filter (nor previous question with a suitable answer). So if you download an image say, from GettyImages, ...
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“Add Media” only shows “Full Size” under Attachment Display Settings

I can't seem to figure out why this dropdown is only showing "Full Size" as the option. I have the default "thumbnail", "medium", and "large" set in Settings, and I've also added a few custom sizes in ...
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Changing titles in Uploader for “Posts”

When I click the "add media button" within the Visual Editor in the "Add a New Post" page in my blog, there are some titles I would like rename, http://puu.sh/ikJ9g/79e0cb4497.png I would like ...