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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How to split my uploaded media into directories?

I am reading the documentation of WordPress Media Library and it seems to me that it doesn't allow me to split my uploaded media into directories. Is it true? Why this choice? How can I implement ...
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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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Change the image for a certain URL

Currently we have an image at url /wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2014/07/filename.jpg The image contains incorrect information, and we've already sent emails out containing links to this image. We'd ...
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How to access media library?

I'm working on a plugin which uses custom post types. When creating or editing one of these custom post types in the WP admin backend, one must be able to select or upload a custom background image ...
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remove_menu_page breaks “Add media”

Using the the remove_menu_page function results in a really strange bug. By adding the code below in the functions.php file the integrated "Add media" widget starts to bug. function ...
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Wordpress Media Manager 3.5 - default link to

Media Manager once again. This time I'm looking for a simple hack/hook/filter to change default "Attachment Display Settings" from media manager. The option is "Link To" that is default set to "Media ...
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What does Wordpress media uploader do to image files on upload?

This question is specifically for images and what optimisation happens to these files when they are uploaded via Wordpress Media Library? Images .jpg .jpeg .png .gif And how is ...
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How to Protect Uploads, if User is not Logged In?

I use wordpress for a private site where users upload files. I use the "Private WordPress" to prevent access in to the site if the user is not logged in. I would like to do the same to the files ...
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Get the attachment URL on single.php

i've been trying to get the attachment URL on single.php, so far this code gets the DIRECT LINK to the image; <?php if ( $attachments = get_children( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', ...
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Using WordPress as a document library

I would like to include a "resources" section in a new WordPress site I'm creating. I was looking for a document library plugin for WP, and amazingly, couldn't find anything that would work for the ...
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Change media URL (images)

Similar questions have been posted, but none have been resolved. I'm looking to, programmatically on upload, change the URL of a media file to its URL on a CDN. I.e. modify ...
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Changing the media library default tab

› Moderator Notice ‹ This question exists as it fills a specific criterion and/or has historical significance. The current answers do not work for current WordPress versions. If you got a ...
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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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How to increase image by URL upload limitation

System info - wordpress multisite installation - Version 3.9.1 with following system info - RAM 69,8/128M • SQL 142 • PHPv 5.3.28 Hi Support Team, I am using a multisite installation with a ...
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Image uploading stuck on “crunching”

I have a problem to upload images to the media library when is used multi-file uploader on WP 3.5.2. Single file media uploader works fine. I have tested it with 1k PNG image, which was stuck on ...
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Media Library not showing images properly

I'm trying to upload an image, but keep getting an error. Check the attacted image.
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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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Upload in Media Library only shows a part of the picture (incomplete upload)

I have a wordpress application wherein I uploaded a picture using the media library. Unfortunately, my problem is that my picture is only uploaded half-way. My connection is fast. Can you give me tips ...
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using media_handle_sideload() to add mp4 files to Media Library

For a site I'm building (for a client), I've written a shortcode, where the poster can enter [vine id="..."] followed by the ID of a Vine video. When the post is saved, my PHP functions will then go ...
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Add frontend editor with media buttons for Visitors and display only their media

I'm trying to make a frontend blog post submit for registered users. I have this working without media, now trying to add media. The standard wp_editor $content = ''; $editor_id = 'mycustomeditor'; ...
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Assign one featured image to multiple posts?

I have implemented a front-end form to submit posts. The image upload is handled with the Wordpress Media Library Users click on "Upload Image" Media Library opens Users either select an existing ...
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Some images don't get linked when setting link-to to media-image

When inserting images into posts I have some images which refuse to recognize their link-to setting. The setting is properly saved and I also tried switching to a none setting and back, but with no ...
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How to use media upload on theme option page?

I want implement upload logo to my theme option page. Currently I follow this code What I have done for now load a related jquery for the media upload function load_only() { add_thickbox(); ...
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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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Prevent other editors from viewing images of other editors in Add Media Popup

Hi I have this code in my functions.php and its working well when the editor is viewing the Media library: http://example.com/wp-admin/upload.php add_action('pre_get_posts','users_own_attachments'); ...
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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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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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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 ...