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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Switch between tabs on “Insert Media” dialog

I'm writing a file upload plugin and want to emulate original Wordpress behavior: user uploads file on "Upload Files" tab after upload is complete, "Media Library" tab is activated with just ...
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How to upload files with Media File Manager Advanced? [closed]

On my Wordpress I installed a plugin: http://wordpress.org/plugins/media-file-manager-advanced/. I wanted to upload some *.html files into my blog using this plugin by dragging and dropping them. But ...
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How to upload a media file via FTP and then create an attachment post with it?

I need to upload a very large video. I can not upload it via the built-in uploader since my upload_max_filesize is set to just 2M and I'm unable to override it (I've set the upload size to 50M and ...
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Organize media uploads in folders - I have a physical access to (my) server

I'm very new to Wordpress. With the help of my friend I installed Wordpress on my server and finally we have our web online. However, I would like to upload some content in media library but I need to ...
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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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Missing Images in Uploads Directory (Server Only)

I recently moved a WP install from our dev server to the clients server. Everything went fine, however, the site is missing a large amount of images. The dev site has the images in the Wordpress ...
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Change text of Description in Image Library

i would like to change or add text to the Media Library Overlay on the right side if you click on an image and can enter a description for the image. At the moment there stands "Description" or ...
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Add metabox with media uploader in a custom post type [duplicate]

I need to create a "media uploader metabox" and add it to my custom post type. I've already create normal metaboxes, the function to add to the custom post type and the function to save them, I only ...
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Producing a list of media library items categorized under a certain taxonomy item

I created a custom taxonomy called "Reference Type" which is used to categorize media library items. In the taxonomy.php page, I want to produce a list of all media library items that are categorized ...
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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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What to do with unattached logos and header uploaded via native wordpress uploader?

Normally when we sort unattached images, they include logos and header images too. My question is simple. Is there any method to keep header and logos safe from deletion? Is it possible to attach ...
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Plugin to Import Dropbox Files into Media Folder from the Cloud [closed]

I have been reading about options to use Dropbox as your upload folder and moving files to Dropbox from your server to put them in the cloud this way. What I need is a plugin or script to move ...
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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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Remove duplicate images from media library.

I recently used an image importer that has duplicated all the images. They are attached to the right posts and the posts are fine (not duplicated). How do I run through my media library deleting ...
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Adding Alt Tag Column to Media Library List

I'd like to add a column in the Media Library that shows that alt tag that way I can quickly add alt tags for all images that don't have one. How could I go about this?
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Custom post type Featured Image popup not working

I added a custom post type with thumbnail support. When I navigate to the custom post type in the admin backend and add a new one, I can add a featured image. The problem is, when I click the link ...
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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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Alter image meta fields in the Media Library

To improve user experience, I want to make changes to the image meta fields in the Media Library: As demonstrated above, I want to change the Caption field to Source and remove the Alt Text and ...
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How to link to “most recent” document in the Media Library?

Our customer wants a "Latest Newsletter" type link on the homepage. I figured there'd be an easy way to specify a document from the media library (perhaps by name or title) but nothing is coming up ...
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Sortable Attachments Using 3.5 Media Uploader with Custom View

I'm using the tutorial by Mike Jolley to integrate the media uploader introduced in 3.5 into a custom post type edit page. The pertinent HTML on the page is this: <div ...
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Media Manager (since 3.5): How to show an empty Media Library when creating a media frame?

Is there a way to make sure the "Media Library" tab does not show any images until I start uploading some in the "Upload Files" tab? I am creating a wp.media frame with the following code: var ...
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Wordpress function: limit size, only jpg, jpeg, limit of uploaded files per account

Need help with a function that will limit upload for non admins: Check before upload if file is jpg, jpeg. Check before upload if picture is not bigger than 700kb. Limit uploaded files to 7 per ...
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How to create media library for each user?

In my project there are three types of users, teacher, student, and admin. Each user has the provision to add posts. But my problem is that each user need each media library for add images into post. ...
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Javascript WP Object Documentation?

I was working on implementing the media library within one of my plugins/themes. I found a nice tutorial (http://mikejolley.com/2012/12/using-the-new-wordpress-3-5-media-uploader-in-plugins/) that ...
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Multiple thumbnails and one gallery

I'm looking for solution for a gallery on a WP page that shows multiple thumbnails of images in that gallery, but not all thumbnails in gallery (like default Galleries in WP works). I want ...
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Metabox with file upload to custom directory

I've found lots of tutorials on how to create a metabox file uploader using wordpress' native file uploader. However, I would like to have the uploaded file placed in to a custom directory, and I'm ...
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How to Filter in the “Add Media Popup” to show only “unattached” Media

Any idea how to hack WP 3.8.x for this feature?
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Handle lots of images within the media uploader / selector

I currently have a website containing more than 3K images (and counting...) within the media library. When the user opens the Media Uploader to select or upload an image to a post the media selector ...
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Why are double-periods (“..”) invalid in a Wordpress image filename?

ms-files.php contains the following code fragment: $file = rtrim( BLOGUPLOADDIR, '/' ) . '/' . str_replace( '..', '', $_GET[ 'file' ] ); if ( !is_file( $file ) ) { status_header( 404 ); die( ...
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How do I embed an image at actual size?

I'd like to give the user the option to insert images into posts, and have the image display at its actual size. How do I do this? Currently, if an image is selected from the media library, a ...
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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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Add item to media library from blob or dataUrl

I'm trying to build a webcam snapshot recorder. It should take a picture and upload it to the WP media library via ajax / async-upload. Already managed to add a view to the media library. Recording ...
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Attachment Metadata not updated while uploading audio files

Suddenly, I am having some issues when uploading audio type of file in wordpress. previously, when I uploaded .mp3 files, the attachment metadata of the files were updated accordingly, for instance; ...
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Media Library filter returns undefined function get_current_screen

Hello I am following Filter by post category in Media Library I copied the code answer into my functions.php file at the bottom and got this error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function ...
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Add custom text in the media library image meta area

I want to add some custom text in this area in the media library: Is there a filter I could hook into or how can I add content there? If not, how do we do this using Javascript? I want the text to ...
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delete a photo tag in rtmedia [closed]

I am using rtmedia photo tag in my website. When deleting a user I am also trying to delete all the photo tags added by him on the albums of other users. How can I do that?. Is there any functions ...
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Filter by post category in Media Library

I am trying to find a way to filter the Media Library by the Post Category that a Media item is assigned with. I can see that you can sort by "attached to" but this only get me a little of the way ...
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3.8 Media Upload and Custom Meta Box

I've been using Tammy Hart's Reusable Custom MetaBox code for some time now but with the recent 3.8 update the media upload seems to be no longer functioning, and the code is no longer supported. ...
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Images are not showing up in “Uploaded to this post”

I had to delete all my files of web site for some reasons. Then I've restored the files back to host. But the problem is that; Firstly, I uploaded all the images (about 4000) to upload folder via ...
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Is there a way to add Reattach and Unattach links in image gallery?

For some reason the Reattach and Unattach links in Media library is gone. Is there a way to add these from functions.php?
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Disable media library tab for non admins in uploader screen

I am developing a plugin in which i am required to allow front end users to upload media, which I am able to do. But I don't want to let them sneak into media library which comes as tab with uploader ...
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Register an additional image size for only some images in my media library

There is a type of post on my blog which requires one extremely large image (such that it can be zoomed). I don't want to register a new image size, because I only need a certain small subset of ...
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Wordpress media manager multiple selection output

I'm trying to use media manager in metabox, and I need to use multiple select. I just have problem with doing output from that selection. I need element in metabox to hold all selected files urls. My ...
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Display only my own files/images in media library

I just want to let user see only their own files in media library. I have 2 questions: it works great on list of media library. add_action('pre_get_posts','users_own_attachments'); function ...
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how to setup user access media library?

I think this could be a simple answer but I can't really find. except administrator, users are not able to see "media library". Is there anyway to setup to show (display on dashboard) media library ...
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Is it possible to trigger some JavaScript when Media Popup is opened?

On one of my custom posts edit page I have a button that triggers the media popup onclick, with: wp.media.editor.open(); and while it brings up the media manager I'm not sure if that's the proper way ...
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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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How can I add a Description column to the media library browser screen?

I'm trying to display the description of each file on the media library browser screen. I've found some code that adds a filename column, but I'm trying to modify it so that it will display the ...
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Get filenames of available image sizes

Example: /wp-content/uploads/2013/11/xyz.jpg This has 2 other thumbnail images that were created with it.. /wp-content/uploads/2013/11/xyz-150x150.jpg /wp-content/uploads/2013/11/xyz-201x300.jpg ...
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Remove the 'Attachment Details' section of the wordpress media manager

I'm using the new WP media manager for a branding plugin (well, new from 3.5), and it is working well. My only issue is that I have an 'Attachment Details' area on the right, allowing users to edit, ...