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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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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Is there a limit on the number of attachments?

It seems there's a limit on the number of attachments of a post? I have 265 images uploaded for one of the posts (yes, I know it's quite a few), and when I want to put them into order. The result: ...
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links to Media Library content in sidebar per page

I have a bunch of PDF files in my Media Library and I want to show the relevant ones on a per-page basis in the sidebar. So on the 'About Cats' page, I want ILoveCats.pdf and cat-food.pdf from the ...
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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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Media attachment date and post date

I have just migrated a massive site (2500+ users, 5000+ posts/images) to Wordpress using custom code. Basically every post has one image and that image is attached to the post as the featured image, ...
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Create a User Role with permissions to only upload files to the media library?

Some of the employees at my organization need to be able to upload files to a folder and share a link with others. It’s primarily documents like pictures, pdf’s and Word documents. And instead of ...
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Media upload finished hook

I'm developing a plugin which uses wordpress's thickbox media library to handle media upload and selection. All is well but for the fact that I would like to automatically 'redirect' to the 'media ...
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sortable custom column in media library

trying to make a custom column sortable in the media library. Found lots of examples for posts, and users but can't get them to work on the media library page. function wpse_hook_isv_columns() { ...
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Gel all image from certain post type

I've found similar questions here, however I can't modify the answers to get images only from a certain post type - as the post type in those examples are "attachment" and not the name of a custom ...
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The best way to protect uploaded media in WordPress?

I'm new to WordPress as I normally code my stuff by hand, I've been uploading some media to display links to within protected pages, which is great, however, anyone can access the direct url of the ...
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Uploading Images to Media Library via wp_handle_sideload() fails

My basic scenario is the following: I have a directory on my server that gets filled with images via ftp every once in a while. I would want to move these images to the wp upload directory and then ...
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Image picker widget

I want to create a custom widget so the user can select 2 images from the media library via a dropdown box and display them in a sidebar. So I need the widget to display 2 drop downs, which each show ...
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Why does WP allow to view and media item as a page

Every media item that is uploaded to Wordpress can be viewed in a page. This can be seen if you browse to the Media section, hover on any item and click view. Are there any benefits to this because I ...
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Add more rows on media picker

I'm trying to add more rows in the media picker modal window. Is there any clean way to achieve doing this ? Thanks !
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Best way to strip character entities (%20 etc)

I have a heap of images inside MovableType, on an old server. There are plenty which have character entities like %20 to represent spaces. I've used some plugins to import the images and change the ...
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Edit image / Delete image link

There is a function in Wordpress that allows to display a "edit post" link if the user has sufficient rights. <?php edit_post_link( __( 'Edit' ), '<small class="edit-link">', ...
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display image size in media library screen

i'm trying to add image size in media library screen so will be simply to handle images. Anyone does it before me? Any help appreciated. Francesco
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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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media_sideload_image file name?

I'm using media_sideload_image to download images from the web and store them. However, the problem is that the ones from youtube are always called "hqdefault.jpg", which means that it will override ...
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Inserting a Download Link in the Quick Edit Actions of the Media Library?

What's the best way of doing this: On The 'Media Library' page, I would like a link next to 'View' (the 'View' that appears when you hover over a Media item) for 'Download'. The 'Download' hyperlink ...
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Share media among different domains

I have multiple Wordpress instances that live on separate domains (not a multisite installation). Since they provide the same content in different languages I'd like to share the images among these ...
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Images don't update after being edited

I have many pictures on my site and after posting for a while, I realized that I should have watermarked them. So I did just that, I downloaded all the images and watermarked them. I uploaded a few of ...
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Can I attach an image to a different post?

Image galleries display those images that were uploaded to that post, by default. If I wanted to move an image to a different post, so it appeared there instead, would I have to delete and re-upload? ...
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How to force Media manager to overwrite files of same name?

I have a widget that works with my theme that expects images named in a certain way, slide1.png, slide2.png, etc... However, when the user uploads their own images, named slide1.png, slide2.png, etc ...
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WordPress image crop probems

i'm developing a portfolio theme on WordPress 3.2.1, so i created a new post_type called 'portfolio'. My aim is to show, on the front-end, a grid composed by the jobs i realized during last years. ...
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Windows Live Writer inconsistent with Media Library

I'm considering moving my existing blog from DasBlog to WordPress. While doing some tests to see if I did like the platform I ran into following problem: I'm using Windows Live Writer to write my ...
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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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Unwanted media library URLs in posts?

When doing a bit of Google searching for content on our blog, I noticed to my shock and horror that individual images from the Media Library are somehow generating their own URLs that Google is ...
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How do I remove the entire Media section from the main WordPress navigation without just hiding it?

I would like to remove the entire "Media" section from the main WordPress admin navigation ont he left hand side. What I don't want to do is just "hide" it with CSS or a plugin/function like I have ...
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All images on one line for each post

Having trouble getting around the issue where my client wants all of the images for each post to be on one line. This can be done in the editor, but they are not very tech savvy -- just wants to be ...
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Best plugin to manage media library? [closed]

I'm finding the media section of WordPress a bit hard to manage with it's paginated pages. Is there any plugin that helps display all the files differently? Like more images on one page and perhaps ...
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Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given

On a freshly built site running version 3.1.3 with the twentyten theme active and no plugins, when I click on "Media" to go the media manager, I'm getting this error: Warning: explode() expects ...
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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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Using the WordPress Media Library and returning the Attachment ID rather than URL?

I'm currently using some JS to pop open the WordPress Media Library in a thickbox container and return the URL of a selected image, then display it. window.send_to_editor = function(html) { ...
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Filter pictures in the media library [closed]

I have some issues with duplicated pictures in my media library and I would like to know if there is any option to show or automatically filter only certain images in the library. For instance, let's ...
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Errors in Add Image Popup, Media Library Tab: “in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, null given in wp-includes/query.php”

I am getting errors like Warning: explode() expects parameter 2 to be string, array given in /data/www/ae/wp-includes/query.php on line 2390 Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, null ...
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Downloadable Documents

I have Press Release Section on my page where i would like to be able to add documents pdf, ms doc's etc. Every time when i add new document to a post I would like download button to appear so user ...
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Plugging into the Media Library to upload images (NOT associated with any post)

My Old Question: I made a Theme with rotating banner, common thing. So I want a way for users to select images. I think instead of implementing my own upload, I think its better to allow ...
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How to upload images manually to wordpress?

I would like to know if it is possible to manually upload images to WordPress (ftp/scp) and make it recognize them and add them to the media browser. This also has to work with Wordpress running in ...
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Restrict file uploads by extension?

Is there a way in WordPress 3.1 to restrict allowed file uploads by extension (images only) and file size? Bonus question: Can I limit users to only be able view files they have uploaded themselves?
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How do I add media to a custom post type?

I want to add some custom fields to allow a user to select items from the Media library for the custom post (in the add/edit view) Is there a way to do this?
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Creating a metabox to upload multiple images, Ignoring The Featured Image

My question is basically identical to this other question here, however my question is still slightly different. I basically have a custom post type called "Packages" each package can have a slideshow ...
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Media library only show 2 items per page?

For some reason WordPress media manager is only showing 2 images per page? This is happening on 2 separate sites now and I can't get rid of it. Is there a way to manipulate items per page for the ...
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How to save attachment data?

So I have this plugin which associates images from the media upload modal to taxonomy terms via /wp-admin/edit-tags.php. The current version is in the branch named "button". Basically, I've swapped ...
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Featured image for links and categories

Is there a ready plugin or solution for implementing Featured Image function to Categories and Links? At Pages and Posts I use the feature image as a background image, using the full size original ...
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add_image_size creating lots of images (of various sizes)

I wonder if its a good idea to use add_image_size or is it just a convinence feature. I say this as I think add_image_size creates images of various sizes regardless of what the usage if the image ...
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Function to get image from media library

Is it possible to retreive media image directly into the library... Something like get_media ('all') and it return a array with image url, caption, description etc etc..
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Custom “Insert into Post” button

I am trying to make a simple plugin that sets a background image. I have it linked to the media library so that when you click "Insert into Post" it does a custom function. However, obviously this ...
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media-library: how to insert thumbnails with a fixed width, regardless of landscape/portrait orientation

I've asked a similar question before: How to create thumbnails with a fixed width, so all of them will have the same width? But... this one is related, but different. Please bear with me. Right now: ...
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How do you filter get_media_items by mime type in a custom media upload tab?

I've gotten as far as creating my new tab and getting it to show up and I've taken a copy of the gallery screen (I'm making an audio plugin with a playlist feature). The list of media items shows up ...