An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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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 ...
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Retrieving and Storing Images Linked from Other Domains on Local Server?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Copy and Paste picture in post without linking to original") When I copy and paste a picture from another editor window it appears nicely but it links to ...
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Possible to “Attach” images to multiple posts without inserting or uploading twice?

How can I attach images to a post which have already been attached to other posts without having to upload them twice? I don't want to insert the images into the post, I simply want to attach the ...
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Is there a plugin to make attaching images easier?

I am using the "attach" feature in the media library to link a set of images to specific pages. Our custom theme displays these attached images in a particular way. We are setting up Wordpress as ...
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How to increase the file size limit for media uploads?

How can I change the Maximum upload file size? I would like to be able to upload 10Mb at a time.
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Publishing presentations in WordPress?

I'm looking for a solution that would enable me to publish a presentation inside WordPress. I do not want to attach a PPT file or embed a Flash plugin for that, I'm looking for a HTML solution. I ...
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Using Default WordPress Custom Header Image Crop Feature in a Post Type / MetaBox

I am not sure how many of you have experimented with the new custom header image functionality of wordpress 3.0 but its actually very cool (enabled by adding the function to your functions.php file). ...
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How to add a category or tag to media at upload time with the browser uploader?

I don't use WordPress very often... I hope this makes some sense :-) Is there a way to sort media files into categories? I want to give some order to the media that are being uploaded to the website, ...
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Wordpress Image Editor not working - conflict?

I am having a strange issue with the built in wordpress image editor. I have no problem uploading files or preforming any other media functions. The only thing I seem to be unable to do is utilize the ...
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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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Displaying oEmbed errors?

Sometimes embedding an item via oEmbed is not possible, for example when a YouTube video has embedding disabled. The oEmbed service will return a 401 Unauthorized, and the code will not be converted. ...
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How to prepare images for a layout width change?

I maintain a site that will get a new layout, with a new width for the content area (currently 390px, say 500px for the new width). Many images (but not all) are sized to the current width (some are ...
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Restrict the number of images to upload per post

Is there an easy way to limit to one (per post) the number of images to upload through media upload?
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Cleanup uploads folder, Media Library db structure

I am doing an upgrade and cleanup of an old blog that started on Blogger.com, then moved to self-hosted WordPress 2.1, 2.3 and now 3.0. Images in the posts are scattered around: most of them are in ...