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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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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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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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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How to hide media uploads by other users in the Media menu?

Simply put - how might I completely hide media files uploaded by any other users other then themselves? Id like to disable access to these links & files since they are a way for non-admin users to ...
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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 add subfolders in media library for better organisation?

Right now I cannot create any subfolder e.g. reviews, news, interviews etc. I have a lot of images in my media library and it's messy. How can I create some folders and reorganize the images there?
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How organize uploaded media in WP?

I am new in WordPress and I came from Joomla. I am having some problem to understand how can I (if I can do it...) organize the uploaded media into folders and subfolders using WordPress. If I go in ...
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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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How to save media files under custom folder without changing wp-config.php or changing media settings

I want to upload images in a unique folder. Then retrieve the path of this image saved on server like http://example.com/wp-content/uploads/myimages/image1.jpg Now I want to save this URL in a post ...
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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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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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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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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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Add select field to media uploader that adds a class to the image

I'm looking for a way to add a <select> menu to the media uploader that will have two options: normal image, which will do nothing, and profile image, which will add a CSS class to the image if ...
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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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How can I list URLs of all audio files within my media gallery?

I have a music player in my theme that generates its playlist from a javascript file that looks like this var myPlaylist = [ { mp3:'track url goes here', title:'title here', ...
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Use wp_remote_get to add image to media library

I'm using Embedly to make it easy for a client to add news to their website - basically, they just input a URL, and Embedly grabs the link's information, and I add it all to post meta for displaying ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to change format of file link (<a url=“file_link”> Name </a>) when insert from media uploder

I want change some default wordpress functionality. From Media library when we select a file and press "Insert into page" (other than image file) It inserts in format <a url="file_link"> Name ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Change behavior of “Insert into Post” based on attachment metadata

For a custom plugin I'm working on, I have added a checkbox element to the attachments editor in a manner like the answer provided here: How to add a checkbox element to attachments editor with ...