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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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? [on hold]

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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Organize media uploads in folders - I have a physical access to (my) server

I'm very new to Wordpress. With the help of my friend I installed Wordpress on my server and finally we have our web online. However, I would like to upload some content in media library but I need to ...
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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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Adding a media image without generating thumbnails [duplicate]

I'm not sure whether my request is insane or legitimate, but I would like to control how my images are stored in Wordpress, avoiding that for each of them a set of thumbnails is created. Is this ...
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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 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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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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Way to force media uploader use custom image size

I've implemented media uploader to my custom category image plugin and was wondering can I somehow force it use my custom image size I've set only for categories. ... So in screen shot above, I'd ...
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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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Add metabox with media uploader in a custom post type

I need to create a "media uploader metabox" and add it to my custom post type. I've already create normal metaboxes, the function to add to the custom post type and the function to save them, I only ...
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Add SWF file to wordpress through custom template

I am trying to attach an swf file to my website. I have that swf file in my local system. But wordpress is not alowing me to upload the swf file into the media library. I want to add that swf to my ...
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Add file name column to media library

I've migrated hosts for a WordPress site, and a lot of my images have the same title. I am trying to pinpoint one media file by the file name, but file name is not a column listed in Media Library. ...
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How to add subfolders in media library for better organisation?

Right now I cannot create any subfolder e.g. reviews, news, interviews etc. I have a lot of images in my media library and it's messy. How can I create some folders and reorganize the images there?
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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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Searching for media items with certain category item

I created a custom taxonomy called "Reference Type" which is used to categorize media library items. I want to create a search form to search for media library items based on file name and "reference ...
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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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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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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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WP_Customize_Image_Control is not doing very much

I am trying to add a logo option. The section and the option shows up under Appearance - Customize as expected. It offers me to upload an image. I do that. The image gets uploaded, but the option ...
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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'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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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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How can I limit the number of media uploads? [duplicate]

Contrary to usual requests, I'm looking to limit the total number of photos/media that can uploaded for a WordPress blog. PHP development is my career, but I'm unfamiliar with the finer points of the ...
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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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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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Media Library not displaying edited images when accessed through 'Add Media' button

I am experiencing an issue with edited photos not displaying in the media library when trying to add media to a post, they do however, display when you view the media library from the sidebar link. ...
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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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Proper way to add a button to the top menu of the media library?

I want to add a simple button to the Media Library top menu (say, to the right of the bulk actions / filters dropdowns. I have scoured the WordPress codex for a proper way to do this and have found ...
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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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upload multiple images in wordpress admin and create post

I have created a plugin with a new page in the admin area. Here I would like to create a function that images can be uploaded and for each image a post is created (with custom meta field data). I ...
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Resize an image on selection from media library

i want the image(image1) that is uploaded by a user to be automatically resized to 360px width and 560px height once selected and image 2 to 280*510 once selected from the media library via the theme ...
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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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Media Library Image search goes to No items found

I have a wordpress site, It contains several images in media library, Those images are uploaded by vary users with admin access, The issue is if try to search image while insert image to post, It ...
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Add a filetype to the permitted upload types? [duplicate]

I'd like to attach an LDraw lego design file (.ldr) to one of my wordpress posts. However the upload media widget complains that the file type cannot be uploaded "for security reasons", which is ...
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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 ...
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