An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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Media gallery - inserting full size images without link

I want to use built-in WP media gallery. I'm trying to simply add images in one - horizontal line. I want images with original size and without any link. I'm trying to add/edit some code into ...
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Attachments without images

I am using the Attachments plugin, but this question I'm sure is applicable to the regular media library. What I want to do is have an 'attachment' (metadata, title, caption) but with no image ...
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Handling image uploads without thickbox

Ideally what I'd like to do is hand a file to a function that returns the file as an attachment of the current post. Just as though it had been uploaded via the thickbox media uploader, but without ...
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Image dimensions same as image size

So if I set the large image size in the media library to say 600x600 pixels, and then upload an image which is the same dimensions it won't get set as the 'large' image. There is talk on this ...
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How do I change the upload file size limit in single-site wordpress install?

In the multi-site wordpress install, you get a very nice "upload settings" in the network admin settings. (see attached image). I am trying to change these settings without using php.ini for a ...
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Wordpress bug with capabilities?

EDIT: aha! It appears to be the "Role Scoper" plugin causing this problem. Deactivating it restored the functionality. Consider this question null. I've enabled the capability of uploading files for ...
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How to count media attachments?

How do I count the number of media attachments a specific post has? Output example: This post has 22 photos. Thanks!
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Too much recursion error when chosing image from image library for two different meta boxes in one post

There must be a solution for this. I am using this solution for chooosing images from media library. http://www.webmaster-source.com/2010/01/08/using-the-wordpress-uploader-in-your-plugin-or-theme/ ...
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Is email post notify visitor on new media upload possible?

Is there a plugin or snippet that would: Add an email input form to each post Send a predefined message when new media (or attachments) has been uploaded for that post only The requested ...
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Setting higher upload limit

How can I change the standard 7MB upload limit? I have full shell and admin access to my Wordpress blog.
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Should I use custom post types for a front page video feature (vimeo)?

I'd like to create a front page video feature that embeds a vimeo video of the users choosing. I'd like the user to only have to input the video code. For instance, for http://vimeo.com/24474320 - ...
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How would I go about listing only unattached media in say a sidebar?

I have a client who uses PDF files for their newsletter, I don't think that this is a good idea personally, but it's not negotiable. They have a news page where they put real time news and they'd like ...
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Force wordpress to see uploads folder media

I uploaded the "uploads" folder to my wordpress install manually from a backup with the exact domain. All of the media properties for height and with are the same and they are all visible on the site. ...
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Whats wrong with my wp gallery?

i was making a gallery on my clients site using [gallery] sortcode. The gallery appears but when clicked it goes to clients other website which i have no idea why? here is the link ...
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MediaElement.js works on one site but not the other?

I love the MediaElement.js plugin but I seem a little stumped. I have installed it on two WordPress sites: http://blog.mattforget.com/?p=94 and http://oedipus1.com/home/?p=3822 The sites are hosted ...
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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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Pull images from the gallery

I am building a template where wordpress is being used primarily as an image CMS, I am pulling the first image from the content section of each post. <img src="<?php echo grab_image() ?>" ...
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Set Image width='x%' (percentage width not pixel width) when inserted via the media manager?

When uploading images via the media manager there are a couple of set sizes available such as thumb, medium and large. I do know how to add additional sizes, but I have yet to get it to insert an ...
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What's the easiest way to close comments on media/attachments?

I consistently get spam attempts on various and sundry media attachments on my primary WP blog. By default, media has open comments (for instance, ...
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window.send_to_editor throws unterminated string literal error when adding image with multi line description

I am using media-upload.php?type=image&tab=library script to add an image to a post with a description that contains html. This php script uses the javascript function window.send_to_editor to ...
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Audio Player for MP3 Files for Wordpress

I have a wordpress account. I am just using the free wordpress account which does not allow me to install any plugins. I have an mp3 file and I want it to appear as an audio player. There are many ...
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What plugin can I use to create a list / slideshow of featured images?

I'm looking for a plugin that will allow the user to upload files, maybe 4-10 that can be used on the homepage as part of a slideshow. I can code the slideshow part myself, if necessary, but the thing ...
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Media > Image Sizes aren't being applied to uploads

Under Media Settings I edited the Image Sizes to the following: Thumbnail size: 170x80 Medium size: 550x170 Large size: 550x320 ("Crop thumbnails to exact dimensions" is checked) Maximum embed size: ...
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Put the media uploader in a metabox

I find it very unnecessary to have an "add image" button that brings me to yet another screen that will let me upload content to my post. Ideally I would like to have a meta box with the option to ...
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Is there a user-facing interface to edit an attachment's permalink?

If you use the [gallery] tag at all you know that permalinks for image attachments end up like blog.com/2011/03/18/post-permalink/attachment-permalink. The URL extension from the post permalink ...
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send information from the thickbox image uploader second tab

in this question i've found how to create a custom tab at the image uploader. this is the code: add_filter('media_upload_tabs', 'my_media_upload_tabs_filter'); function ...
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custom tabs in media uploader

I've managed to add a custom tab to the media uploader, but for some reason it doesn't come with the same layout - it doesn't load the media-uploader-header that contain all the other tabs: ...
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Failed media import

I sat up MAMP on my mac and installed wordpress 3.1. Then, I exported my wordpress.com ina tried to import to my local wordpress.... I ticked import media option and I was hoping that I will get all ...
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How to bring files from the upload directory to the media gallery?

My wordpress theme creates thumbnails of media files that I upload into my posts. These thumbnails are not accessible inside the media gallery, they exist only in the media upload directory. I want ...
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How do I force Wordpress to show most recent version of images in the media library?

My workflow is sometimes the following: Delete many images from the media library at once (named for example, 01.jpg, 02.jpg, 03.jpg...). Re-upload a series of images with the same file names ...
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How do I modify the “Insert Media” lightbox in the admin to only show media items from a category?

I am attempting to resolve a problem I continue to have with the media library. Essentially, what I am looking to do is "automatically" assign media which is uploaded from a custom post type "edit ...
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Add media column to edit post screen

I am trying to add a column in the edit post screen that shows any attached media. I found this code to do it with tags, but don't know how to change it to do Media attachments instead. //add media ...
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Uploading non-media files?

I want to add files on WordPress that are non images, embedded video and the like. However when I try this using the upload media feature I get the following error. "File type does not meet ...
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Upload media file problem

I have a strange upload problem similar to: wordpress upload http error? I have an 8MB upload limit and no control of the php.ini. My client can upload small media files (images and PDFs) ...
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Replace audio/video enclosure with player?

Current state: I'm parsing XML feeds into the front end and/or the back end (Admin UI), but not into the DB. Inside those feeds i place mp3- and video content, currently only as plain text (no link, ...
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Restricting access to files within a specific folder [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Protect Uploads, if User is not Logged In? Is there any way at all to restrict direct access to files within a specific folder to only specific wordpress users ...
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Wordpress 3.0 Media Upload Directory

I am using Wordpress 3.0 and would like to organize the directory where uploads are made. Is there any way to change where the files get uploaded or is the only real organization the Media tag plugin? ...
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Linking a PDF as a downloadable document

How do I add a link to a PDF in the content, so that it downloads rather than opens in the browser windows? (I've uploaded the PDF to the media library and can insert the link but can't find an ...
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Media Upload Folder - how to manage

Situation : When uploading an image via the media uploader, WP automatically makes at least 3 additional sizes, that comes to 4 images including the original one. Most of the time, the images will be ...
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Best image hosting service

My girlfriend has a very popular blog, but we are growing beyond current bandwidth limit (1TB). Adsense doesn't pay enough for an expensive CDN. What recommendations can you make about image hosting. ...
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get rid of random string before an for an image path on wordpress

When visiting my site (WordPress 3.0.3), images are loaded correctly. However, when you hit refresh, or come back to the same entry, the images' path become something like this: ...
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Resizing all images

I have just changed the theme on my blog, and because of a small page width, it breaks the layout. Most of my earlier images (attached in posts) are around 600px in width, and now I need to resize all ...
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Duplicate Custom Header Functionality into the post edit screen

Within wordpress 3.0 you have the ability to create a custom header image with a very slick built in cropping tool. I found out that the code being utilized for this is located within ...
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Attach Files Metabox

Does anyone happen to know how to create a simple "attach/browse" button that can be placed into a metabox which upon clicking it would open a lightbox where the user would be able to view all the ...
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Any plugin out there that uses WP's internal image uploader?

I'm trying to use the media uploader thing from WP (the form from the pop-up with crunching and all that), and can't figure out how. Is there any plugin out there that uses it? It would be easier to ...
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Image archive without date

I don't care about having images catalogued by date, I actually hate the subdirectories it creates by year and by month when you upload an image. Is there a way to store them all in the same folder?
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In creating a theme, how can i allow a user to change an image outside post/page content?

I'm creating a theme for a particular WordPress site. There's one spot in the sidebar that displays a photo. The user might want to change the photo once a week. He doesn't want to use FTP to upload ...
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How do I link directly to uploaded files?

I have uploaded some files (images) which I'd like to link in my own site as well as other places, but usually I try to host a different resolution of the same image to show up on other sites. My ...
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Uploading Media gives error “Missing a temporary folder.”

After we upgraded to Wordpress 3.0.1 (from Wordpress MU 2.9.2) we began getting an error message whenever we tried to upload media. "Missing a temporary folder" Various articles around the web ...