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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Add image to media library from URL in uploads directory

The plugin "Video Embed & Thumbnail Generator" does a great job of generating thumbnails from videos. It saves the thumbnail URL as metadata for the attachment. The thumbnail gets added to the ...
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Can I attach an image to a different post?

Image galleries display those images that were uploaded to that post, by default. If I wanted to move an image to a different post, so it appeared there instead, would I have to delete and re-upload? ...
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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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Add new media uploader at frontend for wp 3.5+

I create a form for user to submit content from the frontend. The only problem is I don't know how to handler the image upload. So, I want to know how to use the WP media uploader in the frontend. ...
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Taxonomies for Wordpress Media Library [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How it is possible to use taxonomies on attachments? I know this has been a long debated issue with WP, but I was hoping that since the 3.5 upgrade, there has been some ...
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How do I get allowed Media Library upload file extension list?

WordPress has list of allowed Media Library upload extensions in wp-includes/functions.php but is there any way to return them to theme's files as an array?
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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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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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Image picker widget

I want to create a custom widget so the user can select 2 images from the media library via a dropdown box and display them in a sidebar. So I need the widget to display 2 drop downs, which each show ...
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Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given

On a freshly built site running version 3.1.3 with the twentyten theme active and no plugins, when I click on "Media" to go the media manager, I'm getting this error: Warning: explode() expects ...
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Plugging into the Media Library to upload images (NOT associated with any post)

My Old Question: I made a Theme with rotating banner, common thing. So I want a way for users to select images. I think instead of implementing my own upload, I think its better to allow ...
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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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Featured images get shrunken

While uploading featured images, the problem I am getting is, all images are shrinking automatically. I want to retain the original image. Check this example. All staff memebers images are shrinked ...
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How to get media objects

I am busy with a loop to return all media in the medialibrary in objects. I figured out how to get the images ( with wp_get_attachment_image('$mediaID') where the $mediaID is the id of the image ) ...
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Audio Playlist : How to bind events for “track change”, “track end”?

I'm customizing native Wordpress playlist echo do_shortcode('[playlist ids="3267,3266,821"]'); I'd like to bind events to detect "track change" and "track end" and do something when those events ...
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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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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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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, ...
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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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Show how many images are attached to a post/page on compose page

On the front-end, I'm using a query to show all attachments attached to the current post. However, on the compose page, there's no way for a user to see how many images are attached without opening up ...
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How can I autopopulate titles in the media library?

I have hundreds of images in my media library, most have which have no titles. In the media library, the "(no title)" message is displayed along these images. Since I generally have one image per ...
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Group images in media library

I'm looking for a method to group images in the media library. I'm developing a photo portfolio site. I have uploaded all the images to the media library I need a way to group the images to make them ...
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Import Images from one self-hosted WordPress install to another

I am redeveloping a client's site and, for a number of reasons, in the process changing hosts. I'm developing it on the new host and to get the site orgainised I have attempted to import all the pages ...
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Media Uploader in custom path

I am creating a CSS generator in my WordPress theme and I want to be able to save custom skins with images as well. My problem is that I have a hierarchy like /skins/custom-skin/images for the ...
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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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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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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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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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Custom “Insert into Post” button

I am trying to make a simple plugin that sets a background image. I have it linked to the media library so that when you click "Insert into Post" it does a custom function. However, obviously this ...
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Any way to change the actual filename of an image from media manager?

The default WP media manager does not appear to offer the ability to change an image's filename. Are there any plugins available that allow this functionality?
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Sorting Media Library by Author Name

When attempting to sort my media library uploads by author's name, it appears that WordPress will only sort by author ID ( ...
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How add a group by to the query used by the media library?

What would be the proper way to add a group by to the media library query? What I have tired so far is not working: add_filter('posts_groupby ', 'limitMediaLibraryItems', 10, 2 ); function ...
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Allow only attachment uploaded to current post

The "Add Media" button allows any media to be added to current editor. I need the "Uploaded to this page" from the dropdown menu to be the only option available. Some time ago I found a solution ...
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Media gallery: remove “insert into post” button keeping “Insert gallery” button

In my project (wordpress 3.7.1) contributor users can upload media file, but I want to force them to insert only gallery in post, not single images. Using Capability Manager Enhanced plugin I gave ...
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How to get the image url in the input box from media library?

I have added a post meta to upload image using wordpress media uploader. Looks like it's a javascript work. I am no good in javascript. I took the js from here: Here is the js code: ...
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Failing to open advanced-cache.php which is breaking Media Library

On my WordPress install, which is 3.8 and has all plugins updated, it is using Magic Fields 2 and Hypercache amongst other plugins. I can't insert images into posts because when I upload, it gives me ...
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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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Media Content disapeared after upgrade WP core to 3.5.1

my Media -->Library content disappeared from the dashboard, but I still can see it inside my actual site folder. Could anyone instruct me how to fix it? Thank You
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How to change the image size in new Media Uploader (ie use medium vs thumbnail)

Is it possible to change the image size of the thumbnails in the new media uploader? For example images are currently displayed using the "thumbnail" image crop size and I would like them to be the ...
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Hide editor while keeping add media button in custom post type

How do I remove Editor in custom post type keeping the Add media button. When I used as following in custom post type declaration, it removes the Add Media button and I don't need editor in my post ...
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WP doesn't remove uploads from folder when removed from “Media Library”?

I'm wondering why WordPress doesn't remove uploads from folder when removed from "Media Library"? I set limit to 5mb on WPMU but even if user removes everything from "Media Library" he can't upload ...
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Large Media Library

I'm looking to organize a large WordPress Movies/Actors site, with thousands of posters, screenshots, etc... I currently have the images in a directory structure like ...
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Unable to create or edit menus

I'm running 3.4.2 on Ubuntu. I'm unable to make any changes to menus at all. Also I'm unable to upload anything (flash or browser uploader) to the media library. However plugins have no problem adding ...
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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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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 ...