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 do I fix permalink and media library issues on a LEMP stack?

So, I'm setting up a wordpress site on Digital Ocean's IaaS. I'm using nginx as a proxy and web server (instead of apache), so a LEMP stack. I was able to get my site up and running, though there are ...
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Rendering the uploaded file in a wp.media object

I have seen this question asked a few times on SO and I don't see any responses. I have a wp.media object (upload dialog), that I am using in to store an upload to a post as a meta element. It works ...
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Exclude some photos in media library

I was searching for filters to exclude some photos from media library. I have an array of image ID, and want them to exclude from media library any idea?
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Upload Multiple Files With media_handle_upload

I have a WordPress form plugin and I use media_handle_upload to upload the files and get there ids directly and attached its ids to the post as a meta date, I used the following to did that: The HTML ...
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Force an image upload form field to display as checkboxes

I'm using a plugin called Media Library Categories which adds category taxonomy to media files, so I can give images a category denomination. It works and displays as checkboxes in the Edit Media ...
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Uploading images: 'ø' get replaced with 'ø'

So, I have 2 sites. One in production, and the another in development. They have the same content and uploads. In production, images with names containing æ, ø, or å gets the character replaced with ...
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Custom media picker in meta box: how to select available image sizes?

I have a custom meta box where a user can select an image and save it using wordpresses media picker, set up with some JavaScript. That works fine, but I'd like the option to select which version of ...
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Distinguish between 2 instances of admin-ajax.php

I've added an avatar image selector to my profile.php page. I'd like to be able to alter the query that loads the image library using pre_get_posts but I can't find any way to distinguish between ...
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Upload Multiple Files With Multiple Fields And With media_handle_upload

I asked this question about few days ago and the answer solved my instantly problem but now when I tried to put many file fields in the form just the first field work because the solution of my ...
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Upload images to remote server

I am using Wordpress media uploader to upload images and I was wondering if there is a way to make it upload to my remote server instead of my local server? Example: My wordpress blog is hosted on ...
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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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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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Disable Media Uploads to non Admin Users

I am working on a clients site, one of the features they want is for his Editors or Authors to only be able to select existing images to insert into Posts from the Media Library. So looking at the ...
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Adding more options to the instance of an image. (Attachment Display Settings)

I'm trying to build a simple reusable plugin for image presentation in Wordpress 3.9, and it seems I've hit a brick wall. I would like to be able to add a couple of options to the instance of the ...
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WordPress media uploader - upload tabs not hiding

I'm in the process of adding a front-end post editor to one of my sites. In doing so, I need to prevent certain users from being able to upload media. I have things "kind of" working but there are a ...
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Images uploaded to the media library has strange colors. However, in the edit screen the color is ok

This is a strange issue that I've never encountered before. When I upload this image to WordPress' media library, it comes out like this (image on the left): This is also how the image appears on ...
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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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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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What's the proper way to find and remove duplicate images from posts and the media library?

I just exported a largish WP blog from MediaTemple to PHPFog. I used the standard WordPress export and import plugins. For some unknown reason all of my media assets have been duplicated. I now have ...
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add titles to images in ad media in pages and posts

When editing pages or posts you can press the add media button. This shows a grid of all your images but it does not display the image names. I have lots of similar images and I would like a image ...
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How do I go straight to “Edit More Details” when clicking on an item in the media library?

By default, when I click on an item in the media library, it takes me to the Attachment Details page, e.g. .../wp-admin/upload.php?item=65. What would I need to edit to make it go straight to the ...
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Failed to load resource at admin screen

So I've done Wordpress clean install in a live server. Everything looks fine and seems to work. However, if I go to the admin's edit page or post and try to add or change the featured image, the Media ...
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Unable to upload images using the Media Library

I have had a site that has been working perfectly for the past few months. Then all of a sudden when I go to upload an image via the Media Manager on the Admin Dashboard I get a 500: Internal Server ...
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Private file system for attachments

Is there a way to make an attachment private? This also includes moving the files to a separate folder for private attachments, even if it's a sub-folder of uploads, to restrict anonymous access ...
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Bind event on Media gallery elements WordPress

Good day ! Please help to get binding on WordPress Media Upload elements. When i click on any of gallery item need a custom function to fire up. There is a BackBone collection called "Attachment" ...
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How to rename an image attachment filename using php

I have the ID of the image uploaded and I need to rename it using php. (The reasons because I have to do it are difficult to explain and I think they are not even necessary for the purposes of this ...
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Retrieve Image from Media Library by it's category

What I am needing to do here is get an image from the media library only by it's category. It won't be attached to a post, meaning that, the image will not be uploaded as a "featured image" of any ...
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Handle lots of images within the media uploader / selector

I currently have a website containing more than 3K images (and counting...) within the media library. When the user opens the Media Uploader to select or upload an image to a post the media selector ...
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How to restrict images in v3.5 Media Library modal to only those from a specific post id?

How can someone restrict the images which appear in the v3.5 Media Library modal to only show those that are attached to a specific post id? I'm creating a front-end management template that allows ...
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Access to the header cropping tool in modal

For the moment I access the media uploader via a meta box from the edit post screen. The code works: no problem. However, I would like to know how to be redirected to the crop tool right after the ...
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Images are registered in media library but still won't show up

I'm working on creating a copy of a wordpress site on a separate domain hosted on the same server as the original. I created the new database with the correct domain and everything is working properly ...
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Post slugs and images cannot have same name?

If I go to Media Library and upload an image called apple-pie.jpg And then I create a post called www.domain.com/apple-pie/ The link does NOT take me to the post. Instead the link will take me to a ...
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How to get only current images of a post

I am new to WordPress. I have created a template page where I want to show single posts, So to get media of that post I am using a function $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', ...
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Modify how gallery.js builds the shortcode [gallery …] in tinyMCE?

The post editor helpfully removes default arguments like columns="3" from the [gallery] shortcode. How do you tell it to remove a custom attribute that has a default value? The answer at Enhance ...
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How to upload unknown file type?

I've already read about mime types in wordress and how to add them, but I can't find any documentation about the correct type of files. For e.g. after a lot of research I find out that the epub ...
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Adding photoship mime type in plugin

I read over other posts about adding mime types, but I am still unsuccessful. Here is the code in my plugin: add_filter('upload_mimes', 'custom_upload_mimes'); function custom_upload_mimes ( ...
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How to run custom JavaScript code on gallery attachment image selection

On line 4620 of media.views.js is this: media.view.Attachment = media.View.extend({ ..... select: function( model, collection ) { ..... I would like to add some more features to this ...
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File(X) is not within the allowed path(s):

I installed wordpress on a windows server with Parellels. It is a shared hosting. When i upload images it gives the following warning: Warning: file_exists() [function.file-exists]: open_basedir ...
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Change default screen option value for media items per page (in media library)

I want to remove pagination by changing the default screen option value for posts per page, pages per page and media items per page, in the admin area, to 999. The default value is set to 20. I found ...
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Custom post type Featured Image popup not working

I added a custom post type with thumbnail support. When I navigate to the custom post type in the admin backend and add a new one, I can add a featured image. The problem is, when I click the link ...
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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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How to change the value “uploaded to” in the media library (Wordpress 4.0)

When I open my media library and go to the detailed view i get the list of the pictures contaning this row: Is there a way/plugin to change the "uploaded to" setting for one spesific picture? (My ...
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How do I control video media display sizing with native wordpress player

I was hoping to use the native wordpress video player, but I'd like to 'expand' the video size on the page. Is that possible? I can't seem to make this work. Actual MP4 video size = 640 x 360 ...
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Media library and posts list problems with Wordpress on IIS

I have Wordpress 3.5 installed on IIS7 and I'm using SQL Server instead of MySql. Some strange "glitches" occur and I think their related to the same problem. I cannot see media library items on ...
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Change Media Library thumbnails for non-image files to include the post title instead of the filename?

We are migrating an outdated custom CMS to Wordpress and all of the files have a corresponding title which is great, but Wordpress chose to show the filename, by default, in the grid view, which ...
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controlling whether upload is attached to post or not

I'm using the new (3.5+) media upload API to open a media modal dialog from a post meta box, and select a file from the media library (as per ...
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Import of 200+ sermons

While this not a Development-specific question for WordPress, I am looking for a way to import 200+ sermons for our church website.. I have updated the mp3 files wtih mp3tag and all look good. I am ...
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Get all posts (of any post type) an attachment is used in

It's not easy to count the amount of posts an image is attached to - WordPress simply doesn't keep track of that. It just keeps track of the post an attachment was originally uploaded to (not ...
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Plugin hook breaks new WP 4.0 media library grid view?

I have a plugin which has code in it which has broken the new WP 4.0 media library grid view. The grid view itself (the rest of the page is fine) won't display if my plugin is active and this option ...
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wordpress media library shows empty images

I have copied the my old site files and moving those into new site. i have changed the url in db, and uploaded the files in new server. everything works fine except the media show black images .can ...