An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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How to add new tab to media upload manager with custom set of images?

I would like to add new tab to upload manager and inside list images from theme_folder/images/patterns I tried something like this to add a tab but it does not work for me function ...
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Insert media while posting is not working with new wordpress update

Insert media while editing or adding post is not working since the 4.1.2 update. But I can upload media through media manager itself. I didn't change anything in the site today, only the automatic ...
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Why does wp_insert_post take longer than media_handle_upload?

I've got a page on my Wordpress site where users can submit posts or documents through the front end. I use wp_insert_post for the posts, and media_handle_upload for documents. wp_insert_post takes ...
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Customizing the built-in Media Playlist

I have a simple challenge I can't quite seem to make any progress on: Get the current track (or video) playing and display a link to a transcript of the song. This should be a simple task (and the ...
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PHP error when trying to upload .mp3 files via Media Library [on hold]

When I'm trying to upload a sound file (mostly .mp3's) via the media library, I get the following errors: Warning: require(/path/to/website/wp-includes/ID3/getid3.php): failed to open stream: No such ...
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How to hide media link to settings?

I want disable MEDIA LINK TO settings for authors. I tried following code, but authors are still able to change settings. add_action( 'print_media_templates', function(){ echo ...
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Disable Media uploader to users

Is it possible to disable the Media uploader to anyone lower than an admin, but have the select file(s) window show?
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media sideload image not working with JPG file

media_sideload_image function not working for image url with JPG extension, its working fine for jpg (http://example.com/image.jpg) and png (http://example.com/image.png) but not with JPG ...
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Restricting Users to View Only Media Library Items They Have Uploaded?

I want users to be able to upload photos using add_cap('upload_files') but in their profile page, the Media Library shows every image that's been uploaded. How can I filter that so that they can only ...
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Upload path/URL weirdness for the main blog of a multisite/network setup

We have a WP network (with domain mapping) that was started pre WP 3.5, so it was using ms-files.php and wp-content/blogs.dir/ to store media files. I wanted to remove ms-files.php dependency and ...
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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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Site migration - some images not displaying in Media Library

After migrating a site from the live server to my test server (different URL), some of the images (not all) are not displaying. The src is correct, image is in the uploads folder, and everything ...
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wp_generate_attachment_metadata returns empty array

foreach ($_FILES as $key => $file) { $uploadedImage = wp_handle_upload($_FILES[$key], $upload_overrides); pre_r($uploadedImage); if ...
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Manipulating images in the media editor changes file URLs

it seems like, using the media editor to resize images, WP appends a string to the newly generated files, e.g. "...-e1428487180626.jpg". This is causing broken image links in some cases (i.e. where I ...
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Display MP3 as media using an URL from a custom field

I created custom field and placed this inside the loop: <?php echo get_post_meta($post->ID, 'ses', true); ?> But now the link is all text. I would like it to be like my theme does when I ...
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Using subdomain to upload media/images etc on 2 different blogs

Is possible to use a subdomain, for example: media.mydomain.com pointed to /var/www/mediauploads, for two different domains? Since I have mydomain.com and mydomain.it blogs, would be nice to upload ...
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Retrieving JSON data in ajax request from media uploader

I'm having some problems getting my JSON data that's being passed via an ajax request. I'm trying to implement the media uploader into a plugins settings page. I've got it functioning properly using ...
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How to add media uploader to add author image in user profile [duplicate]

I want to add media uploader to add author image in user profile. I am trying to search since two weeks but unable to find any solution that works.
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Update media file url in wordpress media library

Currently my videos are hosted within my wp installation. I want to move all videos to my new server. Currently, my media url are as follows http://mysite.com/wp-content/uploads/video01.mp4 I am ...
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WP3.5 Media Uploader - how to make it accept multiple images?

I'm wondering how to make WP3.5 media uploader return 2 or more items in attachement? It always runs once even if 2 items are selected. The code: $('.button').on('click', function(){ var ...
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wp_enqueue_media problem

I am trying to build up a form where user can request some post information including feature image. For uploading the image i have used wp_enqueue_media() which works nicely in all free themes ...
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Site not getting correct featured image from my query

On the home page of my site I have a series of tiles that link to various parts of the site. One tile links to the blog and I have written some code to pull the latest post with an image attached to ...
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How can I bulk delete media and attachments using WP-CLI?

I'm trying to mass delete 4000 images in a wordpress website. WP itself sets the max to 999, which would work fine and take a few minutes to delete them via the backend. However, I get REQUEST URI TOO ...
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How to remove “Image Information” and “post date/author” from a media page?

I'm trying to use Wordpress to setup a simple website for my business, and I'm having issues with the gallery page. Once an image is clicked and brought to it's specific page, it includes author and ...
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How do I embed youtube video via url in frontend posting

I would like to embed videos & images by entering url in my wordpress site. In WordPress repsitory there are many plugins for embed video by url but in my site I want to enable this functionality ...
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Cropping thumbnails to specific dimensions on front end post

Probably not the best title description but here we go. One of my custom post types is for youtube videos which I take the thumb from youtube and upload it as a thumbnail for the post. Now it's easy ...
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“Add Media” button in custom plugin

I'm writing a custom plugin and i would like to add the "Add Media" button. I just need to upload media, not to retrieve any content/data from the uploaded file. How can I add this button? Thanks
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Remote upload file to server B

I'm aware this might be some of the hardest coding to do ever, but thought of giving it a try. Im basically trying to detect all (mp3) filetypes uploaded through the Wordpress media upload and send ...
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Audio and video shortcodes not working properly

I'm having some trouble with Wordpress's built-in shortcodes for audio and video. When I embed a video, it basically gives me a black box and has a link to download the file at the top; when I embed ...
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Wordpress core responsive video not working with shortcode

I cannot get the video from Wordpress core to behave responsively. I'm using the following CSS: .videocontent { width: 100%; height: 100%; max-width: 1024px; margin: 0 auto; } ...
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How to add qtranslate multi language support for media?

The multi language plugin qtranslate works for custom post types but there is no capability to translate media information like title, description, captions for images. I am using the following code ...
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Customizing default Mediaelement player

Good morning/afternoon everyone. Been playing around with the default wordpress mediaelement player and definitely loving it. I managed to customize the layout a little by overriding some css values ...
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Change WordPress' media upload URL?

This isn't the usual "How do I change the media upload folder?" question. Our entire site is run through a CDN. The CDN drops POST requests with a 5-6MB file so the WordPress uploads fail. I can work ...
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Insert Images at Master Uniform Height

I'm trying to figure out a way to insert images from the media library into the post editor at a uniform height... but by selecting one option. For example, I set a height like "300" somewhere (like ...
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Can't upload media, permissions are correct

I did a manual backup and re-install of a WP site, and it worked fine. Then my client updated some plugins, regretted it and asked me to restore the site to its previous state. I used the same backup ...
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Add inline uploader to plugin option page

I would like to implement an inline file uploader to my plugin's option page as introduced in new media grid view of the WP media library: I imagine having this drag & drop uploader in the page ...
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Disable image rename on upload

When I upload an image (test.jpg) with the Media manager it creates the same image with a digit after its name (test1.jpg). I disabled image cropping so files like test-[width]x[height].jpg don't ...
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Media and products does not show after adding new

Hello fellow wordpress developers, I have created a site with wordpress and woocommerce and I have a problem with the media and the products. After I enabled quick Cache (now I think it's called ...
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How to change html generated by wordpress media uploader

I have managed to change the output of wordpress media uploader using image_send_to_editor exampled below (where the output is image:($url)) However I want to do the same with other files like ...
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Triggering a task to a queue upon saving a custom post

Here's my ideal scenario for the use case I'm exploring. 1.) user creates a new custom post type record with a bunch of custom fields. One of these is a url field. 2.) upon saving the record, I'd ...
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Insert media button will always add into the same tinyMCE editor

I have an issue with the insert-media button. I have 2 instances of tinyMCE with both Add Media button. When I add a media in one of the two tinyMCE, all my media will go in this after, whatever which ...
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Set a maximum upload count for users on a specific user role

For users with the Contributor user role, I want to restrict the total amount of images that they are allowed to upload. I found this code posted on an answer here: add_filter( 'wp_handle_upload', ...
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How to retrieve a value from an input field in a media view template

I've created a media view template with two input fields (width and height) and I was wondering how to retrieve the values entered in them in a media controller o view. PHP: function ...
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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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Get metadata of all files in the media

I need to retrieve metadata of files that are not images such as word, excel or pdf documents. I tried using get_post_meta( $post_id ); and wp_get_attachment_metadata( $attachment_id ); I'm only ...
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Switch to the library tab in the media uploader

I'm developing a plugin that adds a tab to the media uploader to add external videos to the media library via oembed. Everything works as expected but I need to switch to the library tab after adding ...
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How to manage assets in gigantic multi-page website?

I need to manage assets in Wordpress dynamically. When I mean assets, I don't mean the media (videos, photos, sounds). In my website, I have custom posts that can get customized with icons, banners ...
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Add/change multipart_params parameter when uploading post image

I'm working on plugin that optionaly manipulates uploaded content (images). I managed to add some additional fields on "Insert media" popup under "Drop files anywhere to upload" text, but I need to ...
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Rotate image media item 90° anti/clockwise ajax front end function?

Is there a rotate image function that I can create a button on the front end of my website, using ajax inconjuction with the id number of the media item? I'm thinking having 2 buttons, rotate left ...
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Customize WordPress Upload Directory

I'm trying upload certain files to the following custom director: /wp-content/uploads/audio/yyyy/mm However, the year and month directories are not being created properly. They are showing up like ...