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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WP3.5 Media Uploader - how to make it accept multiple images?

I'm wondering how to make WP3.5 media uploader return 2 or more items in attachement? It always runs once even if 2 items are selected. The code: $('.button').on('click', function(){ var ...
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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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Where is the source of the media items filter

I couldn't find the source in the php files. What is generating the select drop-down for the attachment filters in the media library?
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how to download all media files into my computer

How do I "download" all my photos from my media library to my local computer? I can do this one at a time, but is there a way to grab them all at one time? Sort of like a "download all" process.
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Is there a way to delete images from the Media Library programatically?

I did a custom user profile page for wordpress that lets you update your profile including uploading your custom avatar and save that photo to the Media Library. Is there a way for the a specific ...
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Import media to online WordPress from local development

I have a site being developed locally and I want to import the contents to an online installation. I used wordpress "import" but it cant get the media files. Is there any "wordpress" was of doing this ...
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How can I hide media library images from general users?

As an admin I really like the features and functionality of the WordPress 3.5 media manager. With a multi-user site however all users can see all images in the media library - whether uploaded by ...
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Why can't I edit certain images from the WordPress Media library?

I've noticed some bizarre behaviour in my WordPress installation. For some photos, when I click "Edit Image", the full image is not displayed to me - just the area visible in the thumbnail. And yet, ...
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How do I force Wordpress to show most recent version of images in the media library?

My workflow is sometimes the following: Delete many images from the media library at once (named for example, 01.jpg, 02.jpg, 03.jpg...). Re-upload a series of images with the same file names ...
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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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Uploading images: 'ø' get replaced with 'ø'

So, I have 2 sites. One in production, and the another in development. They have the same content and uploads. In production, images with names containing æ, ø, or å gets the character replaced with ...
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Saving Custom Field in Attachment Window in WordPress 3.5

I'm using the code below to add a custom text field in WP 3.5 Attachment Window (from this question # Expanding new Media Uploader in WordPress 3.5) ... add_filter( 'attachment_fields_to_edit', ...
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How to track hits of a single media file?

I have multiple media files in my WordPress Media Library. Icons, Images, PDF's and the like. I would like to have a stat counter, that gives me a statistic of the downloads/hits of those files, ...
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How to register images uploaded via FTP in media library?

I'm using my own upload.php file to upload images to: $upload_dir = wp_upload_dir(); $targetDir = $upload_dir['path'].'/'; It works like it should with this exception that images uploaded to ...
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media_sideload_image file name?

I'm using media_sideload_image to download images from the web and store them. However, the problem is that the ones from youtube are always called "hqdefault.jpg", which means that it will override ...
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How do I add media to a custom post type?

I want to add some custom fields to allow a user to select items from the Media library for the custom post (in the add/edit view) Is there a way to do this?
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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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Prevent users from browsing through the media galleries

I just realized that when I go to http://www.detroitjewishdirectory.com/event/chanukah-wonderland/chanukah-2014-activities/ I am able to browse through a lot of the images that are in my media folder. ...
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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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How do I go straight to “Edit More Details” when clicking on an item in the media library?

By default, when I click on an item in the media library, it takes me to the Attachment Details page, e.g. .../wp-admin/upload.php?item=65. What would I need to edit to make it go straight to the ...
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Hide Default Video Shortcode Controls on PageLoad

In wordpress 3.6+ when we use default video shortcode [video], controls of video are always visible on pageload. How can we hide these controls on page load and show only when we hover over the video ...
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How do I organize photos for multiple galleries?

I'm working on a site that will ultimately have dozens of photo galleries, each gallery with at least 3-4 photos, and possibly up to 20. Individual photos won't have captions, titles or any other ...
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Remove the columns in media library

How can i disable/remove the columns for Media Library? I want for author and comments column. Thanks in advance.
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How to enlarge thickbox media library iframe?

The iframe in thickbox media library is not big enough to display my custom tab. I tried to add "width=900&height=600" at the end of the link that pointing to the library, but no luck. How can I ...
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Function to get image from media library

Is it possible to retreive media image directly into the library... Something like get_media ('all') and it return a array with image url, caption, description etc etc..
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Restricting access to files within a specific folder [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Protect Uploads, if User is not Logged In? Is there any way at all to restrict direct access to files within a specific folder to only specific wordpress users ...
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Wordpress 3.0 Media Upload Directory

I am using Wordpress 3.0 and would like to organize the directory where uploads are made. Is there any way to change where the files get uploaded or is the only real organization the Media tag plugin? ...
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Adding Alt Attributes Automatically when Uploading Images to Media Library

I have lots of images that has to be uploaded via media library. I want to know, is it possible to add file name to alt attribute field automatically when I am uploading them? At the moment I have to ...
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Delete all associated media when custom post type removed

Basically I have so many images associated with custom post type that I need to be able to safely delete all related media on removal from trash. Is there a safe way of doing this?
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Checking if a file is already in the Media Library

I'm creating custom files in a plugin and adding them to the Media Library using the code provided in the Wordpress Codex for wp_insert_attachment. However, my plugin occasionally overwrites those ...
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can database and media folder be moved to a different drive?

I have to move my site from Drive C:\ to Drive E:\. Is there a better way to do this than uninstalling the following: Wordpress PHP MySQL Apache and re-installing on Drive E:\? For example, how ...
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Adding a querystring to an image URL when clicking 'insert into post'?

I have written a plugin which does some fancy stuff with GD lib when you upload an image. Everything is working fine, however I need to get the image title and add it to the image URL (and file name ...
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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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Best way to strip character entities (%20 etc)

I have a heap of images inside MovableType, on an old server. There are plenty which have character entities like %20 to represent spaces. I've used some plugins to import the images and change the ...
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WordPress Uploads Directory not using dates in links

I have a WordPress site that was working fine. Suddenly it started looking for media in the wrong folder: www.website.com/wp-content/uploads/path-to-image.jpg This is giving me a 404 because I have ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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Users can't upload images on frontend if they haven't got access to the wp backend

I let users create posts and upload/attach images to that post via the frontend. This works fine. However, when I restrict the access to the Wordpress backend (/wp-admin/) via a code snippet like this ...
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Multisite: use media from one site vs. copying the same media to all language sites?

This is a business site with product images. I have a multisite installation with 3 languages in 3 directories which will later be mapped to completely separate domains by the host when it's ...
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Extend Media Library

The Media Library in WordPress has "Insert from URL" link to the left. It accepts image URLs. It's not said anywhere but if you paste YouTube URL or <iframe> code then it will insert it too. It ...
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Proper way to add a button to the top menu of the media library?

I want to add a simple button to the Media Library top menu (say, to the right of the bulk actions / filters dropdowns. I have scoured the WordPress codex for a proper way to do this and have found ...
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Is it possible to personalize the Media Library?

When we create a new post and click on Featured Image, I realize that WP creates a folder structure "year/month/image.jpg". I'd like to change that behavior to "category_of_the_post/image.jpg" (or ...
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Change default tab of media manager

Is there a way to change the default media manager tab? I have managed to remove everything that I didn't want to show in media manager, using the instructions from the first post here Add a menu item ...
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Resize the WP media Uploader iFrame

I'm trying to customize the look of the iframe that pops up (media uploader). I've manage to remove some fields etc - but I cannot re-size the frame, does anybody know how to do this?
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Changing image URLs in media library

On a default wordpress install, the media library is located at: /wp-admin/upload.php. I am trying to update the image URL to point to my CDN, not my local server. This filter ...
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How to add custom button to new media upload interface [duplicate]

I am developing a plugin and i want to add my own button to the wordpress media upload interface (WP version 3.5). Right next to the standard 'insert into page' button, i want my button to be there, ...
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Hide upload image fields for the different media upload popups

I am trying to change a few of the options in the Set Featured Image popup in the Wordpress admin. I can't seem to find anything that determines if the popup window is a Featured Image or an Add Media ...
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Display latest 12 images from media library

I was looking for almost a week for such solution - without success. What I want to achieve is have a kind of 'photos cloud' on my wordpress homepage. What I need to do is to display latest 12 photos ...
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“Insert Into Post” For Custom Button

I'm in the process of trying to build a improved media library for our contributors. I have set up a custom taxonomy category for media, and set up a tab in the Add Media popup box for browsing ...