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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mp3 audio metadata upload integration: can I autopopulate title, caption, description from id3 tags?

I'm using the native Wordpress.org Upload New Media subsystem pretty routinely to upload MP3 files. The MP3 file workflow we use populates the ID3 tags with some important user-friendly metadata. It ...
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Where does the gallery shortcode gets its attachments from?

I know that media are an attachment post type that are children to a post, but how are galleries stored in WordPress?
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Image Uploader API

I want to create a widget for my theme that will let me upload an image to WP and crop it to a certain size. Can anyone point me to the codex page or a tutorial on how to a bare bone implementation of ...
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Making Media Library “Alternative Text” Field Required

I'm looking to make the "Alternative Text" field required in the Media Library, just like the "Title" field above it. Screenshot:
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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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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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User-friendly link to attached images for a certain post?

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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Share media among different domains

I have multiple Wordpress instances that live on separate domains (not a multisite installation). Since they provide the same content in different languages I'd like to share the images among these ...
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change video icons to selected thumbnail?

added custom fields for the media edit form so users can select a thumbnail for video. All that's working fine but how can i get the default video icon on this page and in the media library to use ...
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Control attachments menu order with jQuery Sortable

I've managed create a metabox that lets me upload and then fetch the images and then also been able to add jquery ui sortable to be able to sort the images, however I've no idea how to add actual ...
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How do I modify the “Insert Media” lightbox in the admin to only show media items from a category?

I am attempting to resolve a problem I continue to have with the media library. Essentially, what I am looking to do is "automatically" assign media which is uploaded from a custom post type "edit ...
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How can I view all WP generated thumbnails in Media Manager?

When WP creates thumbnails from the original uploaded image, they are hidden from view inside the Media Manager listing. Can they be made visible, via some filter or action so that you can selectively ...
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How to upload files with Media File Manager Advanced? [on hold]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Wordpress Media Library showing wrong preview size?

When uploading new (or existing) images to the media library in Wordpress 3.6.1 the preview generated on the admin page/edit media page (eg. wp-admin/post.php?post=8736&action=edit ) is showing ...
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Adding wp_enqueue_media(); causes problem

I want to add the media uploader in the theme options page. If I add following code in the options page, the media uploader works fine there, but it creates problem in the standard posts featured ...
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Bulk edit of EXIF data for jpeg images uploaded in the media library?

Although there's a number of plugins that display EXIF data in your posts or remove EXIF data altogether to save space, I couldn't find a solution to manually edit EXIF data for whole bunches of ...
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date/time-picker and file upload (image) fields for custom fields (e.g. with more fields)

I got used working with the More Fields plugin. But it seems that fields like datepicker timepicker date/timepicker image upload (media library) are missing somehow. Is there a plugin which can do ...
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Conditional Image Sizes for Use via Theme Customizer Upload Only

I'm looking for a way to add image sizes that are only generated by uploads happening in the Theme Customizer, any suggestions or direction on how this could be done? I've already worked with the ...
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How to add images to a post without inserting them into the content area of the post editor?

I'm building a site where I need to be able to add multiple images to a post, but not have them in the regular content of the post. These images will be used in a gallery above the post. My client ...
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WP 3.5 media uploader API set selected item

I know how to use the new media uploader in WP 3.5 and integrate it with plugins and themes but I have a problem, say the user selected the image and the frame closed I want when he open it again the ...
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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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How to replace featured image upload option with the post media image option

I am looking for a way to insert custom URL links in featured Image as well. Currently Featured image tab is only having these basic settings - But I want to add custom URL links to my featured ...
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Multi Upload In Theme Options

I need to use the WordPress media upload on a theme options page. It needs to be able to have multiple fields on one page. I have seen a few things on the site using search but nothing recent and ...
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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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Can I create my own custom Attachment Display Setting?

I'm porting a client site over to WP from an old customized .Net CMS and something their existing system does well is the site admin interface contains a simple utility for uploading media to the ...
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Pages redirected to attachment post

THE SETUP I'm using WordPress 3.4.2 with Magic Fields 2 plugin. Using MagicFields2, I've added a custom field to the builtin 'page' post type. This field is called 'section_header' (which is ...
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Make change in media library affect images in published articles

Is there any way/plugin to make wordpress change the description/alt text/caption of an image used in already written articles if I change any of those texts of that specific image in the media ...
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problem in uploading attachment to custom directory

i have been trying to upload the attachments to the custom directory without affecting the old uploads. so i use this bellow code to achieve that add_filter('wp_handle_upload_prefilter', ...
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Can I set multiple feature images to multiple posts from the media library?

I have 70 posts I would like to add a feature image for. I have loaded all of the feature images to the media library. Can I 'make it the feature image' from the media library, or do I have to go into ...
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offload media to external services

Does anyone know a way (plugins or similar) to offload media (images mostly) in wordpress to an external service? like flicker, or imageshak? I think that offloading images from the wordpress ...
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Media Library not showing images but still acknowledges existence

I have no idea why this is happening. I've read A LOT about it and there don't seem to be any solutions. I once read that it was expected behaviour because of some plug-ins and that the Hotfix plugin ...
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How do you alter the default WordPress thumbnail?

I have selected 'thumbnail' under 'Apply changes to:', however, nothing seems to happen in either the media library or on the site. I've also tried regenerating the images after making changes, but ...
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Access to Media Library

Im trying to find a way to pull random images from either a post or wordpress's built in image library. Im not sure how to query image uris from a post or the media library - is there a tag or method ...
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Add attachment for all images in post

I want to move someone else's WordPress blog to a new server. I only have access to the exported XML file of the blog. When importing the XML with the Wordpress Importer plugin, everything went fine ...
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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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“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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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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Inserting a Download Link in the Quick Edit Actions of the Media Library?

What's the best way of doing this: On The 'Media Library' page, I would like a link next to 'View' (the 'View' that appears when you hover over a Media item) for 'Download'. The 'Download' hyperlink ...
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Uploaded images not displaying in network site

I have a network of sites and have recently added another site. When I upload an image it uploads to the correct directory but is showing a broken image link when viewed within the library or on the ...
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Get url of thumbnail from the media uploader

I want to select image from the WordPress 3.5 media uploader. I can get the image URL with the following code, but it gets the full size image. I want to get the thumbnail image url,how can I get ...
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How to Fix HTTP Error When Uploading Images?

I am using WordPress 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 using Apache and PHP 5.3.X When I login to the dashboard and add a new post. Then try uploading an image to set as a featured image, I get a red box with a ...
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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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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 ...