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Proper way to change the path of uploads folder for existing WordPress site

Until now I have used default WordPress directory structure, however since I started using GIT, I plan to setup WordPress as a submodule and also change the paths of upload folder. Since the path for ...
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Change media attachment author via mysql query

How does one bulk change the media attachment author via an sql query? I have hundreds of media attachments that need to be moved to another author so the original author can be deleted; but that ...
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Extend Media Library

The Media Library in WordPress has "Insert from URL" link to the left. It accepts image URLs. It's not said anywhere but if you paste YouTube URL or <iframe> code then it will insert it too. It ...
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Large image size stuck on old value, even for new images

I changed the 'Large' image size in Settings > Media > Image Sizes from the default to max-width 586px. That was wrong, so I changed it back to max-width 1024px. However, the smaller size seems to ...
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Proper way to add a button to the top menu of the media library?

I want to add a simple button to the Media Library top menu (say, to the right of the bulk actions / filters dropdowns. I have scoured the WordPress codex for a proper way to do this and have found ...
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Site migration - some images not displaying in Media Library

After migrating a site from the live server to my test server (different URL), some of the images (not all) are not displaying. The src is correct, image is in the uploads folder, and everything ...
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Wordpress import media error

I have developed a theme and had to export all contents via the exporter. Now when i import them via the importer plugin the posts etc get imported but there is an error importing media. Could you ...
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upload multiple images in wordpress admin and create post

I have created a plugin with a new page in the admin area. Here I would like to create a function that images can be uploaded and for each image a post is created (with custom meta field data). I ...
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Allow files with apostrophes in their filename to be uploaded to WP

My question is pretty straightforward. I just found out that I can't upload files with apostrophes in their filenames (HTTP Error.). How do I remove this restriction?
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Generated media have incorrect aspect ratio

Uploaded an image via standard 'add new' dialog to the WordPress Media library. Here were the original Media Settings: Thumbnail - 150x150 Medium - 300x300 Large - 1024x1024 I uploaded a ...
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add file name column to media library to sort by

I know that you have answered this but I am a self taught 50 something volunteer and I don't really understand where to place this. If I go to editor (theme being used Asteria lite) and put the code ...
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What is the structure of the “Featured Image” field in the DB?

On a WP install with about 1400 images and the Media Tools 1.1 plugin, I ran both "Import External and Set Featured Image" and "Set Featured Image". But the featured images functionality didnt work, ...
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Differentiate Featured Image from Post Images upon Upload

I want to differentiate the featured image from post images. The plan is to give the Featured Image multiple sizes, but the images inside / connected to the post only needs the default sizes. I ...
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Attachment Display settings for Audio files

I'm using WordPress 3.8.1 and would like to stick with the plugin I have for embedding audio - The problem - When Uploading Audio you have a choice "ATTACHMENT DISPLAY SETTINGS" to Embed Media Player, ...
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Redirect Attachment Page to Attachment

I'm trying to change my attachment page to just automatically redirect to the attachment. Here's what I've tried: Get attachment ID and redirect to that URL: $urlArr = ...
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upload featured image from front end using wordpress add media button

I want to submit custom post from frontend. i have made form to make this happened. But i want to upload featured image form add media button of wordpress. Code is <?php /* Template Name: post ...
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Media not found / Convinced it's a install issue

Used auto installer through my host account and WP installed fine. This install is to an add-on domain under my already running account. In short I already have another site up and running fine under ...
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admin insert media pop up hooks

I want to add the url to a specific image size in the add media (clicking the add media button in the post). At the moment I am adding the image to the post and getting the url and grabbing the url ...
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Sortable Attachments Using 3.5 Media Uploader with Custom View

I'm using the tutorial by Mike Jolley to integrate the media uploader introduced in 3.5 into a custom post type edit page. The pertinent HTML on the page is this: <div ...
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Media Manager (since 3.5): How to show an empty Media Library when creating a media frame?

Is there a way to make sure the "Media Library" tab does not show any images until I start uploading some in the "Upload Files" tab? I am creating a wp.media frame with the following code: var ...
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Add image caption to frescojs

I want to add the image caption to the frescojs popup. The following code is in the functions.php: add_filter( 'wp_get_attachment_link', 'sant_prettyadd', 10, 6); function sant_prettyadd ...
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Media Attachment Custom Meta Fields not saving in Media Uploader when using jQuery UI Autocomplete

I am trying to write a plugin that adds a custom meta field to image attachments to give images a credit field. I use the 'attachment_fields_to_edit' and 'attachment_fields_to_save' filters. ...
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Add media browser tab for CPT

I created a CPT "Gallery" and wanted to create a new tab in the media browser. For now I added a tab and created a function for it's content: jw_gallery_media_tabs($tabs) { return ...
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Function to remove all classes on images inserted into posts?

I'd like my images to have no classes assigned to them by default, as I (sometimes) add my own classes to create custom 2 column layouts... can I do this without hacking the core? From my googling it ...
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Permissions on upload directory

I've been working with a clean WP download on my local host. I was uploading images and other files with the Media Admin Panel without changing any permissions. Suddenly, I see that I can't upload ...
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Alter media caption/description conflict in Wordpress?

When uploading an image, Wordpress reads the description meta data from the jpg via wp_read_image_metadata and inserts it into the post_content field when adding the attachment via media_handle_upload ...
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Handle lots of images within the media uploader / selector

I currently have a website containing more than 3K images (and counting...) within the media library. When the user opens the Media Uploader to select or upload an image to a post the media selector ...
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Customizing the 3.5 “Add Media” popup (Backbone.js)

Here's yet another question in regard to the new(ish) 3.5 "Add Media" popup and how to customize it! What I'm trying to do I'm attempting to do four main things: 1) Create a custom tab titled ...
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Hide Default Video Shortcode Controls on PageLoad

In wordpress 3.6+ when we use default video shortcode [video], controls of video are always visible on pageload. How can we hide these controls on page load and show only when we hover over the video ...
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change the_content images for different sizes (Desktop, tablet, mobile)?

This may be a complicated question so I'll try to explain it as easy as possible. I have three sizes for images in my post (thumbnail, medium, large, 640px, small) and I would like to change the size ...
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Media attachment pages giving 404's

I use Google Webmaster Tools to track and fix 404's. I've been getting numerous 404's from media attachment pages, but not the page itself, it's parent. An example: I have this piece of media, ...
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Passing more options to: wp.media.gallery.edit

I am calling the media gallery edit screen like so on the front end: wp.media.gallery.edit('[gallery ids="70,71,72"]'); The right images get loaded (70,71,72), but the media library shows just a ...
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Wordpress media upload multiple images

Media popup opens but faling to insert the images . After selecting images it goes page not found instead of closing the popup and returning to tb_unload. I found below code from the template which ...
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How to remove “Image Information” and “post date/author” from a media page?

I'm trying to use Wordpress to setup a simple website for my business, and I'm having issues with the gallery page. Once an image is clicked and brought to it's specific page, it includes author and ...
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Export xml use/import images from theme directory

Is it possible to create demo.xml for a theme that when imported into fresh theme installation will use/import images from theme directory folder (e.g. theme/images/demo) rather than import media from ...
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Why does ini_get('post_max_size') return a different value inside wp_max_upload_size() than outside?

This code in an otherwise empty php file: var_dump(ini_get( 'post_max_size' )); ...in my Wordpress directory on the server will output string(3) "40M" (as expected). Putting the exact same line of ...
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What filter should I use to insert a button inside on Media>Add New

I am adding a new way to upload a media file to WordPress. So I am looking for a way to add a link or a button to the Upload New Media page. What is the recommended filter? Or is there another better ...
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Filter by post category in Media Library

I am trying to find a way to filter the Media Library by the Post Category that a Media item is assigned with. I can see that you can sort by "attached to" but this only get me a little of the way ...
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Remote upload file to server B

I'm aware this might be some of the hardest coding to do ever, but thought of giving it a try. Im basically trying to detect all (mp3) filetypes uploaded through the Wordpress media upload and send ...
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Use the WP media uploader dialog for uploading a form attachment (non-admin). Offering progress and drag and drop feedback

I am building a simple contact form (non-admin) that has an attachment field. Of course I can just handle the upload via WP's wp_handle_upload function. However, I would like to give my visitors a ...
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Proper way to secure certain uploaded files [duplicate]

I'm working on a site which includes a members-only area. Once logged in, a user should see pages and posts that are otherwise hidden from view, and should be able to access file downloads which are ...
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How to get media-button on front-end

I am using wp_insert_post to allow non-logged-in users to add post, and would like to have 'add-media' button as well on front-end. I tried wp_editor, but I don't want the text editor, just the ...
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Active Directory and group permissions

I'm trying to modify WordPress to have the following features: Users are created in Active Directory and assigned to groups. Users can login to WordPress via Active Directory. Pages can be locked ...
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How to add qtranslate multi language support for media?

The multi language plugin qtranslate works for custom post types but there is no capability to translate media information like title, description, captions for images. I am using the following code ...
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Is it possible to trigger some JavaScript when Media Popup is opened?

On one of my custom posts edit page I have a button that triggers the media popup onclick, with: wp.media.editor.open(); and while it brings up the media manager I'm not sure if that's the proper way ...
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Bulk img-rename images in gallery

I'm trying to add the content of some text-fields to the selected images of a gallery. I found out, how to create the input-fields. My problem is to get the content of the text-fields and write it to ...
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Migrating only media files

I have sort of a specific situation. I want to move my Wordpress site to a new hosting situation. The site has had weird problems in the past, so I was planning to do a fresh installation of Wordpress ...
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Custom image sizes

I noticed lots of articles on how to add custom sizes for images (media). But how would I be able to add a custom size such as "width:100% and height:auto" this way it will make sure the images are ...
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How can I add a default description to uploaded files?

Is there a way to add a default description for media files as soon as they are uploaded to WordPress? Specifically, I want to modify the code here to extract the text from PDF files and include it ...
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How can I add a Description column to the media library browser screen?

I'm trying to display the description of each file on the media library browser screen. I've found some code that adds a filename column, but I'm trying to modify it so that it will display the ...