An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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Is it safe to allow non-admin users access to media uploader

Hi fellow Wordpress users :) I wanted to ask is it safe to allow non-admin users access to WordPress media uploader. Can they inject a virus while uploading media? How is WP system fighting against ...
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Theme stops media uploader from working

I took over a website from a previous developer that built most of the site. Because the theme was a custom one, he chose to do it using Toolbox. The site has been standing for just over a year, and ...
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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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Multisite Uploads

I have a wordpress multisite installation for multilingual press. Right now everything works fine, but I have a problem with the uploads. I have some custom fields (acf) for picture uploads, ...
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Manage Custom Gallery Shortcodes using Media Manager

I would like to create multiple gallery shortcodes (ie [gallery],[gallery-grid],[gallery-slider],[gallery-simple],etc.) I know how to create custom gallery shortcodes, but I was would like to use ...
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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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Single Button with [audio]

If I use the [audio] shortcode I get this: But I want a button that just plays and pauses (i.e. using mediaelement, I only want { features: ['playpause'] }
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How do I display image files as links?

I'm a WP newbie and need some help. I have about 5000 images to upload to my site and need to link each one with a specific entry in a list. The thought of going through 5000 entries (it's a plant ...
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Custom wordpress media upload tab with the attachment browser

I've managed to add a new tab to the "Add Media" window with the help of this answer. Now I'm trying to add a custom gallery type in this tab. I'm trying to add the default attachment browser in this ...
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Modifying Attachment Details using print_media_templates()

I am following this code sample Custom Link In Wordpress Media "Attachment Details" Upload Screen in an attempt to display a warning if the file is too big. I still want to allow big files ...
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How to associate media with a post?

We are using a WP LMS and use custom posts for the courses. I would like to have an area in each post where there are course materials. So on the backend, a section for materials and the front end ...
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How to make a customized “Create Gallery” tab in the 'Add Media' window?

I'm developing a plug-in and wanting to make a customized version of the the "Create Gallery" tab of WP v4.0, but have the resulting output (i.e. what gets inserted into the TinyMCE editor) to be ...
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How do I control video media display sizing with native wordpress player

I was hoping to use the native wordpress video player, but I'd like to 'expand' the video size on the page. Is that possible? I can't seem to make this work. Actual MP4 video size = 640 x 360 ...
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I'm using mediaelement for audio player and playlist. What to call in ajax callback for reload players?

The object is enough clear I think. I'm using mediaelement for audio player and playlist. What to call in ajax callback for reload players? Because after call in ajax of a page (I'm using ...
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Passing jQuery into the Wordpress media uploader

In a Wordpress plugin that I am working on, I am using the built-in Wordpress media uploader function ( wp.media ) to add photos. I am using the selection option to pre-select images in the media ...
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Remove Media File Items From Server That Do Not Exist in Media Library

Pretty much as the title suggests I have items on my server (images mostly) that do not feature anywhere in the media library. What is the best way to delete these? Is there a plugin or would I need ...
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XML-RPC: How to add media caption to uploaded image?

I need to migrate non-WP data from an SQL database to posts in WP, and thought that using XML-RPC in a closed environment before deploying was a smart solution. This is my first WP project, so I'm ...
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Import of 200+ sermons

While this not a Development-specific question for WordPress, I am looking for a way to import 200+ sermons for our church website.. I have updated the mp3 files wtih mp3tag and all look good. I am ...
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controlling whether upload is attached to post or not

I'm using the new (3.5+) media upload API to open a media modal dialog from a post meta box, and select a file from the media library (as per ...
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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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Media uploader edit image direct in edit-psot view

I want to make available to edit custom fields (its gallery) direct in edit-post view. Im using ACF plugin so I have this view: http://grabilla.com/04906-95db6a64-4c3f-497a-b312-67fff32ab21f.html I ...
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FTP files directly to Media Library wp-content\uploads

I would like to use an automated process to replicate a non-WordPress file folder in \wp-content\uploads\ and have the files automatically registered in the Media Library. I could use such a process ...
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How do I get around “Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons”?

I was wondering how I could allow .tiff files to be uploaded in my wordpress site. I get the message "Sorry this file type is not permitted for security reasons". This question has been asked in ...
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Wordpress Media Image Manager — Creating Lots and Lots of Odd Sized Images

This is odd. Whenever I upload an image, I get a whole myriad of generated files. If I upload test_image.jpg (which is 971x698 pixels in size) I then get the following ten generated files: ...
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Exporting WordPress -> Flickr

I have all of my images stored in posts on my Wordpress blog, but I'm a tad worried what would happen if my web host were to go offline. I could back them all up by zipping the wp-content/uploads ...
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Remove attached media

I've created a custom Page Template that grabs all the attached media (images) to the page using get_attached_media(). I'm adding the media by clicking on Add Media button above page title. If I ...
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Make custom thumbnail size image in media_sideload_image function

I am using customize media_sideload_image just as provided in this post by @G.M. Now I want to create different sizes of images other than which WP default uses. Please provide suggestion
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Edit Image/Image Details - Replace button missing

I have a strange problem. I am dynamically populating content into Wordpress' tinyMCE editor. Part of this content is a placeholder image, that the user can then replace. The issue is when I click the ...
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Wordpress Media URLs?

I just launched a Wordpress site after having done all of the standard procedures: moved the uploads folder, uploaded the database, and did a search and replace on all of the urls in the database. ...
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Show attached media image if no thumbnail image detected

I use the if ( has_post_thumbnail() ){} to check if the post have thumbnail image, but this echo get_attached_media('image', $post->ID); displays the word Array I need to show the ...
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Echo Insert Media in input [duplicate]

my code input insert media <input type="text" name="Cat_meta[img]" id="upload_image" size="3" value="<?php if(isset ( $cat_meta['img'])) echo esc_html($cat_meta['img']) ?>"><br /> ...
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Create input select image URL?

My code in functions is: <input type="text" name="Cat_meta[img]" id="Cat_meta[img]" size="3" style="width:60%;" value=" <?php echo $cat_meta['img'] ? $cat_meta['img'] : ''; ?>"> How to ...
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Assign uploaded file to user

I'm developing a project in which I need to give the logged in user (editors) the option to "give" that uploaded file (media) to a specific user. In other words, i want to add an additional field in ...
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How do I secure a subdomain using UCC SSL?

I have a UCC SSL Certificate installed on my primary domain (example.com). I have 3 subdomains listed as Subject Alternative Names (SANs) (shop.example.com, distributors.example.com and ...
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Custom Link In Wordpress Media “Attachment Details” Upload Screen

When you click "Add Media" and from there select an image from that media library screen on the right you get a breakdown (the attachment details) related to that particular image. Right below the ...
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uploading images to specified directories

I am hoping that you can help me. I've tried finding plugins to do what I want to do but none of them really simplify the problem that I am trying to fix. I am trying to build a site for my ...
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Image path in posts (/uploads/yyyy/mm) does not match actual file location

I just moved to a new server and upgraded WordPress as well. Somewhere in the process my image paths in old posts got mismatched to the actual file location. All the old images are now broken. As an ...
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Intercepting 'Add Media' button click

I'm trying to simplify a little the media uploader for one of my clients. To do so, I'm trying to generate a new media uploader frame using 'wp.media...' on client side js. But when I click the 'Add ...
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Reject upload of wrong-sized images using the Media Uploader

I'm working on a super-strict setting for adding images to Custom Fields in the Post Edit screen. My optimal scenario would be to add a a Custom Error message when the user tries to upload an image of ...
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How do I set a featured image straight from the post text editor?

I'm dealing with a migration of 5,000 posts from a non-WordPress platform into a new WP install. I would like content managers to be able to open each past post in the admin, then merely click an ...
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Blank upload.php page

I am wanting to optimize the images that I have previously installed on my Wordpress site. I haven't uploaded any images for a while but now when I try to access the Media Library (Media > Library) ...
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Native WordPress Media Uploader on WordPress Frontend

I am using a custom template on my site to enable frontend posting. I wanted to add an option to upload media(such as pictures) on this form exactly the way native WordPress backend has. In short I ...
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Filter Media Library by author or post_parent

I am trying to filter the Media Library so only media items that are uploaded by the current user OR children of the post being edited are visible. I've had no problem doing it if the conditions are ...
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How to get media objects

I am busy with a loop to return all media in the medialibrary in objects. I figured out how to get the images ( with wp_get_attachment_image('$mediaID') where the $mediaID is the id of the image ) ...
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When editing images, apply changes to specific image size

The image editor only has these options: Apply changes to: All image sizes Thumbnail All sizes except thumbnail I have a custom image size that that I'd like to only apply the changes to. Is ...
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Inconsistencies when inserting [video] vs [audio] and [playlist] using AJAX

Below are some test cases listed: Insert audio or video [playlist] in the back-end TinyMCE. Result: it's always 100% wide. View post with audio or video [playlist]. Result: it's always 100% wide. ...
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Media is not getting uploaded on specific site using wordpress xml-rpc

I am using WordPress XML-RPC to create post from one WordPress site to another WordPress site. Following is my code, my code is using these two functions. function ...
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Unattaching unlinked images

As I understand default WP behavior: When you upload an image to a post and save it (as a draft or published post), the image becomes "attached" to the post. This can be double checked by going to ...
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TinyMCE Add Media drag and drop

I am trying to use TinyMCE editor in custom page in wp admin "Settings" area. I am able to load it using wp_editor() with drag_drop_upload and media_buttons enabled. It loaded well. But the problem is ...
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Set Featured Image not opening - Stuck at loading

I am unable to set featured image for posts/pages. The 'set featured image window' opens but never loads and thumbnails. Then I tried to upload the image using Media, it stucks at crunching. But ...