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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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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Cannot upload anything via wordpress

I've just recently installed a local installation of Wordpress 3.5.2 on my laptop, running ubuntu 12.10. I installed following the guide from here. So far, everything else is working, except I cannot ...
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Password protect some uploaded files, so only logged-in users can view them

I would like to protect some uploaded files, so that they are not publicly accessible (they are not accessible without a login). I'm uploading some PDF files, and I'd like to mark some of them as ...
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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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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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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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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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I'm using add_meta_box() but want to include TinyMCE editor *and* Media Uploads for each box

I'm using a very lightweight plugin called WPAlchemy that lets me rapidly create meta-boxes for posts and pages. I've ben able to convert <textarea>'s into rich, TinyMCE's editors just fine. ...
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Unattaching unlinked images

As I understand default WP behavior: When you upload an image to a post and save it (as a draft or published post), the image becomes "attached" to the post. This can be double checked by going to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...