An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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How can I manage and limit disk usage for each author?

I want display and limit disk usage for each author and be able to manage disk usage as an administrator. Example: author1: disk space is 20Mb; if they uploaded more 20Mb the upload button (in media ...
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Add a menu item to Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager

How can add a new menu item underneath the "insert From URL" on the left sidebar in the new Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager? I've been looking at the backbone js and tried my hand at hooking into it with ...
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Get attachments (get_posts) and WP 3.5 new uploader

I'm using get_posts() to get attachments from the post and use it in the slider. The issue is new uploader doesn't have that "Gallery" tab which was perfectly suitable for this. It also seems to be ...
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How to use taxonomies on attachments with the new Media Library?

WordPress 3.5 changed the media management and now the Media Library edit screen uses the default post type UI. Taxonomies are very useful for WP installs with different users and attachments, giving ...
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Using one media library for a multisite network with Wordpress 3.5 media library

I'm currently looking to modify Wordpress so that it always uses the primary site for images. I am achieving this using: function use_main_blog_library() { echo "<script>alert('is happenin')...
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How can you set maximum width for original images?

Case: I have a client that doesn't know much about the digital world. However what she does know is how to get the photo's from her camera on to the computer and in WordPress. However she doesn't know ...
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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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Custom links or pages from Media Gallery

I have a simple Wordpress Media Gallery running on a page and every time you click an image it takes you to the attachment page. This is fine as I can write an article in the description and that page ...
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How to make a image-size selected by default in Media upload - WP v3.5

Bare with me. I want to have a custom image size selected by default in the Media upload popup page. In Wordpress v3.4.2 and prior, this elegant code worked fine: function ...
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Set media upload attachment link to none and hide it in WP v3.5

In the Media upload popup page, how do I set the attachment link to none and hide it in Wordpress version 3.5? The following filter worked fine in earlier versions of WP: function ...
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Remove “Insert from URL” link in Media upload - WP 3.5

How do I remove the Insert from URL link in the new Wordpress 3.5 Add Media popup page? In earlier versions of Wordpress, this worked fine: // removes URL tab in image upload for post function ...
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custom image size with New Media Manager in wordpress 3.5

The last update broke my workflow, as the method of using custom image size inside the media manager has definitely changed. i'm trying to add my previously registered image sizes to the new dropdown....
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How to extend LINK TO functionality in ATTACHMENT DISPLAY SETTINGS

In WP 3.4.x and earlier, it was possible to add a button to the media manager by messing around in an attachment_fields_to_edit filter. For example, a plugin could, when it figured out that an item ...
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How to manage attachment relationships for specific posts in WP 3.5+

In WordPress 3.5, media management has changed entirely. Also, relating attachments to specific posts is (I believe) basically only being done for backward compatibility. Therefore, after uploading ...
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How to insert an Audio Player in a Post or Page?

I have a blog which I sometimes use for audio clips. I want to put an Audio Player on the frontpage of my blog. How can I put the player after the title or make its code part of post excerpts?
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How to Add Custom CSS to the Media Thickbox?

I've added a couple of custom fields to the Edit Media screen, but when these are displayed in the WP Media Thickbox (when adding images from the Edit Post screen, for example), the styling is gone. ...
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Convert all uploaded PNG files to PNG-8 format

Running a high trafficed platform. In my quest to minimise bandwidth costs, I added a high JPEG compression on all JPEG uploads (check solution in my previous question). However, Wordpress does not ...
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Expanding new Media Uploader in WordPress 3.5

In current version of WordPress it is quite easy to expand the attachments fields using attachment_fields_to_edit filter, but in latest WordPress 3.5 RC2 it's not working. We can expand it using ...
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How do I get allowed Media Library upload file extension list?

WordPress has list of allowed Media Library upload extensions in wp-includes/functions.php but is there any way to return them to theme's files as an array?
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Hook for image edit popup

Is there a hook for the popup window which shows up when you click on the edit button on an image in a post?
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Add custom image sizes to media uploader

I want to add custom image sizes to the media uploader: In order to do this, I use the following code (comments are there for convenience): // this function adds the custom image sizes to the ...
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Large Media Library

I'm looking to organize a large WordPress Movies/Actors site, with thousands of posters, screenshots, etc... I currently have the images in a directory structure like /actors/firstname_lastname/...
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Changing the media library default tab

› Moderator Notice ‹ This question exists as it fills a specific criterion and/or has historical significance. The current answers do not work for current WordPress versions. If you got a ...
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Upload images to remote server

I am using Wordpress media uploader to upload images and I was wondering if there is a way to make it upload to my remote server instead of my local server? Example: My wordpress blog is hosted on ...
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How to make a page template to list all galleries?

I'm trying to code a theme where I'll have a universal gallery page. Basically like: http://www.engadget.com/galleries/ However I'm at a loss for what I'd use to call all the galleries. I need the ...
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Single file upload

I would like to allow user to only upload one file at a time using the flash uploader interface. I found around here a link to a hack allowing to generate an error message when more than one file is ...
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Insert into post button missing on custom post type

I have just purchased a theme called HQ Photography from themeforest which has a custom post type called gallery. I can add images from my hard drive no problem - but if I click the media tab and ...
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Check if post has gallery images/media

Is there a Wordpress conditional that I can use to check for gallery images/media in a post? I do not want to check if the [gallery] shortcode exist in a post. Attached is a screenshot of what I ...
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What table is the media's sort order stored?

I see that your can sort media by a numbered order in the media gallery for a post. But what table is this order stored in? I want to use this order to also order the images the same way in my posts....
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Decrease file size upload in Media

By default, I have a 2m limit of uploads. I want to decrease this number. I found out that this code: function custom_file_max_upload_size( $file ) { $size = $file['size']; if ( $size > ...
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Change default from “Attachment post URL” to “File URL” in Add Media

When a user upload images, by default, the Attachment Post URL option is selected. How can I change the default to be "File URL"? If that is not possible, how can I remove the attachment post url ...
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Removing default image size list in Media Box

I trying to remove unused image size (Thumbnail, Medium, Large) in MediaBox Any function can i use in functions.php ? or some trick ? PS : I know i can use jQuery trick but any better function to ...
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Force image crop size in media editor

I've searched high and low for this but think the answer I seek is being buried by the more common questions. I am developing a theme for a client that has two specific image sizes (100x127 for ...
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Adding a custom image upload size and making it selected by default?

How can I add a custom image upload size with a width of 550px and make it selected by default in the Add Media page? Currently, there are 4 sizes available: Thumbnail, Medium, Large and Full Size. ...
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resizing image upload for all

I'm having problems with file upload, upload any image that I resized. however already deactivated every plugin, pro vopltei default theme, and still occurs redimenxionamento, tme some other option to ...
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How would I attach media/images to a post based on a ID stored in a each post's custom field

I have converted a site over to wordpress recently. I was able to import all the posts via a CSV importer, but not the images associated with each post. The post type is "machinery". The custom ...
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wp_editor with media buttons

I use wp_editor() on the frontend. media_buttons are displayed on default if visitor is logged in. I want to display these media buttons whether user is logged in or not. Is there any way to achieve ...
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Wordpress Uploads Folder can't be Written to

This one has me stumped I'm sure it is something really small that I am overlooking but I think I've been looking at it too long to see what the problem is. Wordpress is telling me: "Upload ...
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Media uploader not work properly [closed]

I am uploading media via the Wordpress media uploader. It says it uploads the file fine (and if I check inside my uploads folder, it is in fact there). But the image is broken on the frontend, and ...
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How to manipulate “add media” pop-up

Is there any way to add your own button next to "insert into post" button on the "add media" pop-up? I would like the button to add my own shortcode tags around the inserted image. The desired result:...
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Images not being generated at correct size

I have my WordPress Media settings set like so. Based on these settings no generated large image should exceed the width of 540px. I embed an image in a post like so. I choose "Large" as a image size,...
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image URL changed in wordpress

I have moved a theme from local to live and the image URL's are showing my live localhost default url instead of the current live url. Any idea's on why and how to fix this? The site is live at ...
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After import, oEmbeds non-functional until manual republish

I've just finished cleaning up the data from an application I was using previously and have got everything into a few WXR files. As a final test, I just imported them back into a local test ...
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Is it possible to import all files from a uploads DIR into WP media, retaining paths to the files

So i have a uploads DIR from a WP install. I want to migrate that to my new site, retaining all the old paths - so if something is in 2011/08 that path is kept and the file registered in the media ...
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How to protect uploads in multisite if user is not logged in?

I am trying to set up a multisite intranet (using subdomains) where content on each sub-site is only accessible to users logged into their respective site. The problem I am having is trying to ...
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Using Images in Wordpress - Best Practices

I'm not a novice to Wordpress Theme Design & Development. I've actually been doing it for a few years now and in recent years, it has become more than a hobby and is slowing shaping into a career ...
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How to add a media with PHP

I have more than 1000 pictures on my webserver, uploaded with FTP in a local folder ( /home/chris/pictures ) Is there a way to add them as a well known media to wordpress in PHP and get their id? ...
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Moving existing media items to new upload path structure not updating full URL path

Have been developing a site and noticed that all of the media files were being saved in the default WP year/month/day rule in the wp-content/uploads directory. I decided to change this to assets and ...
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How to decrease the max file upload size without using php.ini or htaccess?

There are a lot of people discussing how to increase the php max upload file size... In my case though I want to shrink it from 8MB to 4MB... In my cpanel configuration, if I change the setting, it ...
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There's a way to scale media (images) at 50%?

I wonder if there is a way to scale down uploaded media exactly to 50%. From what I see, with add_image_size you can only specify a width and a height in pixel. The idea is to upload high resolution ...