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Add Media button for Author does not have permission error

I'm working on a front-end form plug-in and have an issue with image uploading via Add Media button. I have tested with an author account and it's giving me an error message You don't have permission ...
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Ignore a filter on the media library

As per my question yesterday, I need to exclude all images from most of my WordPress queries - yesterday, I thought I needed to exclude them from all queries, until I came upon the following issue. ...
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How to compress image before inserting to wordpress using wp_insert_attachment function?

Is it possible that when user submit multipart form for creating a new post in wordpress, all the images are inserted using wp_insert_attachment() to media library with compression so the uploading ...
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Detect when media select input field has been populated in a plugin

I have some code in a little plugin I am trying to make that allows a user to select an image to use : <input type="text" name="thumbnail_adr" id="thumbnail_adr" class="regular-text" value="<?...
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Change URL of Media

I'm not sure if this specific question has been asked so here goes. We uploaded 50k images and all is well. We run the site through cloudflare and added a CNAME of http://i.mydomain.com which goes to ...
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limit media upload to once a day

Is there a way (with hook or plugin) to limit media upload to once a day per user? I can only find related articles about limit file size. Edit: The reason I want to use this is I'm setting up a ...
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Hooks after media is saved

Is there any hooks/filters that fires when user already uploaded image/video . Thank you
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How To install AWS SDK for PHP in wordpress?

I am going to install and use AWS SDK for PHP to facilitate uploads/list objects directly from the front-end of my WordPress instance to S3. What is the best practice to do that ? P.S: I don't want ...
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How to limit the access of each user just to his own uploaded files Amazon S3?

In my Wordpress website Users can upload video files directly to the Amazon S3 bucket from the front-end, how to limit the access of each user just to his own uploaded files and not the other users ...
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Cannot embed YouTube videos “Failed to embed” error

I get this error on multiple WordPress sites I run, when I try paste a YouTube video or use the shortcode [embed]: This only happens with YouTube. Other media websites such as Vimeo has no problem ...
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Re-organise uploaded media

I don't know if this question has been asked before here, so here it goes. Can i re-organise uploaded media into years/months folders? Up to now i wasn't using this and now it got to the point where ...
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Find unused images?

Is there a reliable up-to-date way to find media that resides on the server but is not used in the WP site? I have found a number of plugins, but all are very old, with lots of negative comments to ...
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Extra metadata for media items

I've made a plugin that allows me to create thumbnails in the media library grabbed from youtube based on a code. Ideally I would store the code as metadata with the media library item. However, I ...
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Caption description in tinyMCE editor

I posted this on the hacks forum of Wordpress a week ago but it seems no one is able to help me there. I'm currently customizing the captions for a client, and I have two separate problems that I can'...
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Refresh wp.media after ajax call

I'm building a plugin where I add a tab to the media manager and can add stuff from another source. I add the tab with this, which generates a iframe: add_filter('media_upload_tabs', '...
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Customizing individual images on posts

So I'm trying to customize the output of single image in my posts, adding custom divs and classes. I found a good tutorial online here - How to wrap every image in a post with a div? The function ...
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Is there a way to get attachment data?

So, I'm no big fan of how WP stores images (image data) and I was hoping there had been made some improvements in version 4.x. But alas no. When I say image data, I mean url, title, caption, alt text,...
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Wordpress media upload “HTTP error”

When I try to upload an image, I get the following error: HTTP error. I know this problem has been solved hundred times but I can't find the right answer form my configuration. In the php.ini, I ...
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Upload featured image from front end using media-upload.php

I'm trying to use admin/upload.php to upload featured image from front end form. All I have to do is put below code in the front end form <div id="postimagediv" class="postbox "> <div ...
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Change view and refresh wp.media

I'm building a plugin which adds a new media tab. In this tab i display an iframe in which i can select images from another source and upload them to wordpress (using ajax). This works just fine, the ...
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ACF Gallery with Media Categories - how do display categories and sort

I would like to use something to filter images within an ACF Gallery. I have added the Enhanced Media Gallery Plugin which will allow me to assign a category to each image, but am not not clear on how ...
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How do I detach images from posts?

Firstly I've seen some topics like this, but they haven't helped me. I've attached some images to a post via "Add Media" : And for showing these attached images, I used following code in single....
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How to properly extend WordPress media library?

I'm looking for a way/example to properly extend the WordPress Media Library. A good example of a plugin already doing this is Remote Medias Lite. I want the user to be able to select from custom ...
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Custom dropdown field added to media gallery; how to get it to save properly?

I am using the following code to add a couple of custom fields to media attachments: //Add custom fields for attachments function kgal_add_custom_fields_to_artwork( $form_fields, $post ) { $...
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Disable mouse image resizing in editor

I want to disable the mouse image resizing function in wordpress standard editor. So that its not possible to resize the default image size when you select an image and pull on it. Any idea how i can ...
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Add input to the media uploader and pass its value to each uploaded file

Suppose I have a select element containing a list of my custom taxonomies or terms, I need to add it to the media library uploader so that the admin can choose the custom taxonomy to which he wants to ...
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Where do the favicons for Media Files come from

I have uploaded some PDFs to the Media Library. I cannot find a way to set the browser favicon for the PDF media files. Where does WordPress get the favicon from? Is there anyway to control the PDF ...
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Custom upload folder

I have custom post type and I would like that when admin/user uploads images (for example featured image) to this custom post type, the image would be uploaded to custom folder. As default they go wp-...
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get users nickname uploaded media

I want to get the users nickname who uploaded a media file. I'm getting all media files with this code and want to link to the users nickname / profile <?php $args = array( ...
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Only current gallery images with get_attached_media

On my page the gallery images are cycled and I would like to show their title as a caption. Since get_post_gallery_images only retrieves the thumbnail-url of the gallery images I have tried to use ...
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Pagination not working on static page

I am using the following code to display media files on a custom static page. Files display properly but pagination is not working. How can I solve this issue? Following code shows the media files: $...
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Get the path of the first attached media (single.php)

I'm currently developing a wallpaper website using WordPress and I'm trying to figure it out how to retrieve the path of the first attached media in the post so I can display the path in the post (e.g....
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Limit media upload to 4 files per user per day per user role

I'm setting up a (buddypress) site where users can upload media/images. I'm expecting a lot of file uploads and want to keep in control by limiting the upload to 4 files per user per day per user role....
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Change image in media library at specific time

Is it possible to bulk change images (just the images in the media library) at a specified time? For example, I'd like images a.jpg, b.jpg, c.jpg to change with a1.jpg, b1.jpg, c1.jpg tomorrow at 8:...
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How to restrict wp-admin and prevent upload errors

I need to restrict wp-admin access to all users who cant manage_options and still let users add media on the front end. function wpse_11244_restrict_admin() { if ( ! current_user_can( '...
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Trigger JS when featured image upload window is opened in admin

I'm trying to hook up some JS so that when the featured image upload box is opened and an image selected I can use Vibrant.js to analyse the colours of the selected image. The hurdle I've encountered ...
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Why doesn't the Media Browser use thumbnail sized images?

The folks updating our site oft complained about the media browser being very slow, so I went to have a look. And, on the first load of the page, and when doing a search within the media browser, its ...
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Hook into backbone to add js to wp-admin -> media library?

I've enqueued a .js file on the "Media Library" page (upload.php). I need to hide and manipulate a few of the thumbnails on the page using JS only ( I'm not looking for workarounds ). The elements ...
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Site icons with alpha channel for self-hosted Wordpress blog network

Either I'm missing something (or have something badly configured in my self-hosted blog network) or when I'm uploading a transparent .png file (with alpha channel) using Media Library, my Wordpress ...
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Drag and Drop Media Not Working in Windows 10 Edge Browser

Since the release of Windows 10 and its new browser called Edge, I am now unable to drag and drop media to upload it on my WordPress website. Dragging and dropping media works fine on any other ...
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“window.send_to_editor” only called in Wordpress thickbox/media-uploader if “insert into post” is clicked, not “save” button

I am using WordPress's media uploader by using the javascript: function handleMediaUpload(button) { //Enables returning the URL to input window.send_to_editor = function(html) { //...
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Media Library empty after server move (exact copy of files and db's)

After exactly copying both all the files and the database of a site over from an old server to a new one with the same URL (granted, DNS has not been switched over yet but not sure if that has any ...
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Filter Media by Featured on Admin

Usually we can filter images in Media > Library by: date by MIME type, and by attached/unattached files ...but I'd like to expand this to a filter by Featured images. This way, we could filter ...
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Embed button for post screen

i would really appreciate it if someone could help me change the "add media" button on the post screen, and make it rather go straight to "insert from url" so that my users embed a link without ...
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Why would media_sideload_image() not work locally?

I designed a theme for a client that sideloads an image returned from an API. It has always worked and it's still working on their live website. My staging environment used to be a separate account ...
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Reload or Refresh Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager

I was wondering if it is possible just to reload or refresh the new 3.5 Media Manager. I am currently running into a problem where I want to add new tabs dynamically but they are only added once I ...
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File Not Found error returned when trying to access Media Library in Wordpress 4.2. Plugins cannot be installed either

Please help me figure out how to access my media files through the admin dashboard. All media files are present at the server level. I can upload a file through the admin dashboard, but cannot see ...
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Filter for Media Library

I want my users to apply a filter in Photoshop every time they upload an image. Naturally, people are forgetful so I want to remind them of that in the Media Library Screen. I search around which ...
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Hide old attachments from wp media library

I am trying to limit the files that are shown in the wordpress media library popup (from wp_editor). Currently every single file that I have ever uploaded to my site is shown in the library but I ...
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How to delete uploads not in media library?

How to delete uploads not in media library? I have lot of images in my uploads folder but doesn't in media library. Exist some method how this do it?