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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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categories on attachment page

I am using this function to display categories specified to a post having gallery on the image attachment page. <p>CATEGORY: <?php the_category(', '); ?></p> The problem is that ...
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Is it possible to insert images directly from the server?

I've uploaded images directly to my WordPress server through FTP. I want to add these images to a post, so right now I'm using the Add from Server plugin that allows me to browse images on the server ...
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Add a menu item to Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager

How can add a new menu item underneath the "insert From URL" on the left sidebar in the new Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager? I've been looking at the backbone js and tried my hand at hooking into it with ...
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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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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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How can I hide media library images from general users?

As an admin I really like the features and functionality of the WordPress 3.5 media manager. With a multi-user site however all users can see all images in the media library - whether uploaded by ...
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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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Remove image in post when it's removed in media library

As the title says, I want to automatically remove a specific image in all posts where it's used when I remove the image from the media library. Because at the moment, if I remove an image from the ...
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Wordpress 3.5 attachment_fields_to_edit and media_send_to_editor

In previous version i set a new check field into the media window with a simple code function ab_prettyphoto_attachment_fields_to_edit( $form_fields, $post ) { $my_form_fields = array( ...
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Remove “Insert from URL” link in Media upload - WP 3.5

How do I remove the Insert from URL link in the new Wordpress 3.5 Add Media popup page? In earlier versions of Wordpress, this worked fine: // removes URL tab in image upload for post function ...
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How to extend LINK TO functionality in ATTACHMENT DISPLAY SETTINGS

In WP 3.4.x and earlier, it was possible to add a button to the media manager by messing around in an attachment_fields_to_edit filter. For example, a plugin could, when it figured out that an item ...
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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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Change the default-view of Media Library in 3.5?

When inserting media into a post, is there a way to change the default-view of the Media-Library from "All media items" to "Uploaded to this post"? There is another thread where this question was ...
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Automatically adding images to a certain page through the Media Uploader

I have a plugin that calls the Media Uploader to allow users to add images to a Page. The uploader is being displayed and taking images fine, but it is not attaching them to Page ID 65 as I wish (or ...
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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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How do I get allowed Media Library upload file extension list?

WordPress has list of allowed Media Library upload extensions in wp-includes/functions.php but is there any way to return them to theme's files as an array?
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Hook for image edit popup

Is there a hook for the popup window which shows up when you click on the edit button on an image in a post?
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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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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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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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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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Group images in media library

I'm looking for a method to group images in the media library. I'm developing a photo portfolio site. I have uploaded all the images to the media library I need a way to group the images to make them ...
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Import Images from one self-hosted WordPress install to another

I am redeveloping a client's site and, for a number of reasons, in the process changing hosts. I'm developing it on the new host and to get the site orgainised I have attempted to import all the pages ...
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Separate Media Library for each user

I'm creating a theme for a client and one of their requests is to allow users to upload images for their own use, but there may be an option to share the images. Here are some of the caveats: Each ...
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Is there a way to delete images from the Media Library programatically?

I did a custom user profile page for wordpress that lets you update your profile including uploading your custom avatar and save that photo to the Media Library. Is there a way for the a specific ...
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Show Post ID in “Find Posts or Pages” box in Media Library?

In the Media Library, when I go in to attach a media item to a post, I know I can use "Attach" to pull up the "Find Posts or Pages" pop up. This brings the following list of post title, date and ...
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Checking if a file is already in the Media Library

I'm creating custom files in a plugin and adding them to the Media Library using the code provided in the Wordpress Codex for wp_insert_attachment. However, my plugin occasionally overwrites those ...
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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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How to have changes made in media library to be reflected on posts/pages

I have recently invested a bunch of hours updating the alt text of all the images in a media library, only to realise that the changes are not reflected on posts/pages. Whoops! Is there any way to ...
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Media Uploader in custom path

I am creating a CSS generator in my WordPress theme and I want to be able to save custom skins with images as well. My problem is that I have a hierarchy like /skins/custom-skin/images for the ...
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can database and media folder be moved to a different drive?

I have to move my site from Drive C:\ to Drive E:\. Is there a better way to do this than uninstalling the following: Wordpress PHP MySQL Apache and re-installing on Drive E:\? For example, how ...
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How to Check Disk Space used by Media Library

Is there any way to find out how much of disk space has been used by Media Library? My blog's media files stored in a separate folder named "media" rather than the default "wp-content/uploads". ...
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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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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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WP Query Obj: Set value to be unequal | Hide media by admin

I would like to hide all media uploaded by the admin. I've found an answer to this question to be pretty close. Except that the query returns all media uploaded by a specific (current) user, instead ...
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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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Add image to media library from URL in uploads directory

The plugin "Video Embed & Thumbnail Generator" does a great job of generating thumbnails from videos. It saves the thumbnail URL as metadata for the attachment. The thumbnail gets added to the ...
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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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How to protect uploads in multisite if user is not logged in?

I am trying to set up a multisite intranet (using subdomains) where content on each sub-site is only accessible to users logged into their respective site. The problem I am having is trying to ...
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Adding a querystring to an image URL when clicking 'insert into post'?

I have written a plugin which does some fancy stuff with GD lib when you upload an image. Everything is working fine, however I need to get the image title and add it to the image URL (and file name ...
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Using jquery-1.7.2.min.js instead of the wordpress jquery

I have been trying to deregister the wordpress native jquery and use my version that i have downloaded.At first everything was working fine with the wordpress resident jquery albeit replacing $ with ...
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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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Looking for a hook to add attachment information to the media library tab

I would like to be able to determine if an image has been attached to a post by looking at the collapsed viewmedia library tab. Is there's a hook I can use to add that data to this view of the Media ...
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How to register images uploaded via FTP in media library?

I'm using my own upload.php file to upload images to: $upload_dir = wp_upload_dir(); $targetDir = $upload_dir['path'].'/'; It works like it should with this exception that images uploaded to ...
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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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Media Library not showing images but still acknowledges existence

I have no idea why this is happening. I've read A LOT about it and there don't seem to be any solutions. I once read that it was expected behaviour because of some plug-ins and that the Hotfix plugin ...
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How to Fix HTTP Error When Uploading Images?

I am using WordPress 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 using Apache and PHP 5.3.X When I login to the dashboard and add a new post. Then try uploading an image to set as a featured image, I get a red box with a ...
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Making the thumbnails in the backend Media section bigger

So I uploaded a lot of similar looking photos, and uploaded a duplicate or two. I go into the backend to the Media panel, but alas, each row has a small thumbnail, making it time consuming to figure ...
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How do you alter the default WordPress thumbnail?

I have selected 'thumbnail' under 'Apply changes to:', however, nothing seems to happen in either the media library or on the site. I've also tried regenerating the images after making changes, but ...
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Access to Media Library

Im trying to find a way to pull random images from either a post or wordpress's built in image library. Im not sure how to query image uris from a post or the media library - is there a tag or method ...