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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Why would image paths in wordpress suddenly change?

I'm using the Everglades WP theme, and have had no issues until suddenly I found all the images have different paths in the browser. Where they are: ...
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How to set post_id to 0 when you upload image via Add media button. (async-upload.php)

How to set post_id to 0 when you upload image via Add media button which will make a requtest to async-upload.php Instead of actual post_id? Thank you.
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How to show all available images in WP's media library when using the Polylang plugin?

It seems that depending on which default language I've set Polylang to, all my uplaoded images are isolated so that I can only pick them when I'm editing posts in the default language. I have a lot ...
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Why do I sometimes get an attachment id string instead of a url from an image's guid field in the post table?

If I do a query of the post table for post type 'attachment' sometimes the guid field will contain an attachment id, "http://sitename.com/?attachment_id=1201", instead of a URL. How can I convert a ...
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How can I add an Author filter to the Media Library?

By default the WordPress Media Library allows you to filter results by their type or date. How can I add a third drop down to list and filter by author? Currently we have this: I'd like to have ...
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Ignore dots when searching in the media library?

As the title says, is it possible to ignore dots in search field in media library?
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Filter Media by Featured on Admin

Usually we can filter images in Media > Library by: date by MIME type, and by attached/unattached files ...but I'd like to expand this to a filter by Featured images. This way, we could filter ...
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resize from small images to large

I want to create large images though my original image is smaller. I have original images 1024x768 in my media library, and i want to resize these images to 1920x1080px in my WordPress posts. I ...
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Filter for Media Library

I want my users to apply a filter in Photoshop every time they upload an image. Naturally, people are forgetful so I want to remind them of that in the Media Library Screen. I search around which ...
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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 to add 'Attachment Display Settings' in custom Media Library?

By default, when clicking on insert media and selecting an image, we get 'Attachment Display Settings'. I am creating a custom Media Library for a Custom Post using the following code: ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Media gallery thumbnails 1px

So I exported/imported images from one site to another (don't even want to get into the headache that has been causing!!) The latest issue is that it appears that all of my images have copied over ...
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Custom dropdown field added to media gallery; how to get it to save properly?

I am using the following code to add a couple of custom fields to media attachments: //Add custom fields for attachments function kgal_add_custom_fields_to_artwork( $form_fields, $post ) { ...
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Customize WordPress Media Manager - Media Window

Im trying to customize the wordpress media manager "add media" window to get it as simple as possible to use. So i want to disable/ hide the following fields/ functions because i dont need some or ...
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Trying to add filename over image in Media Browser

My client wants to be able to see the filenames of his images in the media browser (not the media library, the browser when you are adding media to a post or page). I used this snippet to do that a ...
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Media Library empty after server move (exact copy of files and db's)

After exactly copying both all the files and the database of a site over from an old server to a new one with the same URL (granted, DNS has not been switched over yet but not sure if that has any ...
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Crop image with full width

Sometimes I need to crop images' heights in wordpress media library. When I try to crop the height it always decreases the width of cropped image by 2px. See the screenshot below. The original image ...
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Edit single attachment on click (WP-admin)

I've created a custom media manager for a CPT I've created. I have everything functioning properly except an edit function. I want to have an edit button for each attachment that gets added to the ...
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Add media library tab

I'm trying to make a new tab in the media library. I have found the function add_media_page which helps me add a page in the media menu to the left. How ever, this menu is not always visible, for ...
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How to get attachment id as soon as it is uploaded through media uploader in jquery?

Using jquery, I am trying to get image attachment id of all images requested to upload through media uploader on post edit page or upload.php. Here is what I tried but this works after all images are ...
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Images dont show in grid view, but do in list view

In media library, images show in list view, but not in grid view. This becomes an issue because adding a featured image is done by grid view only. I had to edit the DB to make all jpg files lower ...
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Extending Media Gallery - Retrieving values from short code

There are some existing questions that discuss how to add fields to the gallery dialog box and get those into the short code. What I want to be able to do is facilitate editing an existing short ...
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Refreshing collections in the admin media manager

I know this question is very similar to this previously asked question; however, I was wondering if there was a more up-to-date/official way to refresh content programmatically in the WordPress admin ...
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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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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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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 ...