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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Javascript WP Object Documentation?

I was working on implementing the media library within one of my plugins/themes. I found a nice tutorial (http://mikejolley.com/2012/12/using-the-new-wordpress-3-5-media-uploader-in-plugins/) that ...
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Add custom text in the media library image meta area

I want to add some custom text in this area in the media library: Is there a filter I could hook into or how can I add content there? If not, how do we do this using Javascript? I want the text to ...
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Display only my own files/images in media library

I just want to let user see only their own files in media library. I have 2 questions: it works great on list of media library. add_action('pre_get_posts','users_own_attachments'); function ...
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Adding wp_enqueue_media(); causes problem

I want to add the media uploader in the theme options page. If I add following code in the options page, the media uploader works fine there, but it creates problem in the standard posts featured ...
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Bulk edit of EXIF data for jpeg images uploaded in the media library?

Although there's a number of plugins that display EXIF data in your posts or remove EXIF data altogether to save space, I couldn't find a solution to manually edit EXIF data for whole bunches of ...
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date/time-picker and file upload (image) fields for custom fields (e.g. with more fields)

I got used working with the More Fields plugin. But it seems that fields like datepicker timepicker date/timepicker image upload (media library) are missing somehow. Is there a plugin which can do ...
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Conditional Image Sizes for Use via Theme Customizer Upload Only

I'm looking for a way to add image sizes that are only generated by uploads happening in the Theme Customizer, any suggestions or direction on how this could be done? I've already worked with the ...
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How to replace featured image upload option with the post media image option

I am looking for a way to insert custom URL links in featured Image as well. Currently Featured image tab is only having these basic settings - But I want to add custom URL links to my featured ...
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Changing image URLs in media library

On a default wordpress install, the media library is located at: /wp-admin/upload.php. I am trying to update the image URL to point to my CDN, not my local server. This filter ...
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Can I create my own custom Attachment Display Setting?

I'm porting a client site over to WP from an old customized .Net CMS and something their existing system does well is the site admin interface contains a simple utility for uploading media to the ...
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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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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 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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Custom dropdown filter in media grid view

With the new grid mode in the media library the good old WP_List_Table specific restrict_manage_posts filter for adding custom filtering options is not available. All happens through JavaScript. I ...
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Wordpress does not detect all images in uploads folder?

I have about 500,000 images in the /uploads folder, but in Wordpress admin the media library only shows 10,000 images used (which is correct) and 10,000 unattached. In reality it's more like 490,000 ...
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Uploading thousands of images easily from an existing album/subalbum structure into same

Having looked and not finding an answer, I'm asking the wizards. I'm creating a WP site with approx 1500 posts about heritage sites, sites of which I have tens of thousands of photos. I manage the ...
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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 to configure WordPress to create thumbnails

I was having a problem on a 3.8.0 install where thumbnails were not being created by WordPress. I thought it was the install, so I installed 3.9.2, not upgrade, but completely different install. And ...
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Media Manager not creating thumbnails

I am working with the media manager in WP 3.8. For some reason, it is not creating thumbnails. The original image uploads just fine. Here is a list of things I've done or checked: The images I am ...
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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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Images On The Server But Not Showing Up in WordPress Multisite Media Gallery

I've had several different WordPress installations in the past. I've moved all of them into a single WordPress multisite install. Previously, there was one main site installed on example.org and then ...
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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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How to prevent newline chars after inserting images

I mostly write my blog posts in the Text rather than Visual editor. I add line breaks and allow wordpress to translate them to <br> and <p> tags as appropriate. That works fine. My ...
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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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How can i upload files to a dir other than media library

I am developing a custom plugin . That plugin need to have upload functionality which will not be images and should not be seen in media gallery . How can i set a custom upload directory which can ...
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Filter wp_get_attachment_image

I'm working on a new WordPress plugin, that will have to change the media library directly. For that I have to overwrite or filter the wp_get_attachment_image function, that class-wp-media-list-table ...
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Filter media attachments by post in Media Library

Were working on a small plugin to allow attachments in the media library to be filtered by the post that they are attached to - and the basics are working: You can see the full code hosted on github ...
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Add Media Library tab to Image upload of Theme Customizer

When creating a custom control in the Theme Customizer to add an image, how do you add a tab for the Media Library in order to select a previously uploaded image rather than having to reupload an ...
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Failed to import wordpress xml and media

I am trying to import a wordpress site into a woo theme. The original site from which the imports where made no longer exists but I have the media folder which I uploaded to the new site. I changed ...
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Restrict access to files to logged-in users (WP + IIS)

I have a WP site, hosted on a Microsoft IIS, server which has both a public and a private, registered users only, section. The private section is a repository of pdf files. I've granted access to the ...
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Changing the media library view with code

Quite simply, how can I make the list view the default view in the media library rather than the grid view - using code? I came across $tab = apply_filters( 'media_upload_default_tab', 'type' ); ...
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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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media_sideload_image uploads an image multiple times!

i want to upload an image programmatically into wordpress media library and then attach it to a post! i found media_sideload_image function in wordpress codex but when i use it in functions.php file, ...
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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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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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Preventing a user from inserting a gallery using the Media Uploader, causes errors

As the title suggests I am trying to prevent a user from inserting galleries. This can be achieved with: function remove_media_library_tab($tabs) { if(!current_user_can( 'administrator' )){ ...
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Copy image url to my own field in media upload

i have add new field in media upload for slider plugin. what i don't get it how to copy the image url to my own field. look at the screenshot:
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How to show description of media library under an inserted image?

What i want to do is showing automatically the imagedescription, inserted in the media lib, if available. I found this solution, How to show description under an inserted image? which is great, but ...