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Different upload path per file type

I want to have two different paths for different files. For example, I have all .zip and image files all in the same locations. What I am wanting to the have images in one path (eg. wp-content/...
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Filename and Extension Gone! Media Upload

Since last night when I try and upload an image (say example.jpg) wp removes the filename and file extension so that it shows up as the following in both the uploads directory as well as the metadata ...
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How to make caption field required in media library?

Hi, my question is easy. I don't know how to make the caption's textarea required for user. Is it possible to do this? Thank you.
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wp.media add context

I have wp.media frame on my plugin to upload doc, docx file. I am filtering the uploaded file. If uploaded other than supported file, it will display this error I am filtering it at ...
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Disable drag and upload in Media Library

Does any one knows a valid/standard way to disable drag and upload when accessing the media library in the admin area? In order to make this sense to you, I'm building a multisite and user of sub-site ...
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Issues with Wordpress 3.9.6 media libraries on XAMPP

I am having issues with the media library of Wordpress on my local Xampp installation of Wordpress 3.9.6. Uploading files to the media library takes a long time and occassionally fails. However ...
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Accessing - Media - Attachment Display Settings - using wp.media

I'm trying to get options from - Attachment Display Settings - in my mg-media.js Trying to get selected size from user in mg-media.js. Here is, mg-media.js fn = wp.media.frames.fn = wp....
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Update wp.media state (mainly order) of images in Add Media Modal

I have to mimic a feature that was part of Wordpress 3.5 but was removed in Wordpress 4.0. When I am seeing the files uploaded to a post in the Add Media Modal, if I chose "Uploaded to this post", I ...
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Adding .mov files (not from YouTube)

Brand new to WordPress. Using it from GoDaddy and when I try to upload my video .mov file (it's only 10MB) I get an error saying it's not a valid media type. Any ideas? Thanks.
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WordPress Built In Dialog Box For My Plugin

I need a modal box like media upload in post edit page. but in that I just need to insert a html form using AJAX call .. I tried to get the output, but I cannot, so I tried ThickBox and I got the ...
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Auto upload images from server directory to media library

I used the code below for auto upload the images, how to check if image exists don't upload it. function WPSE_1595_image_post() { // We need to use the default uploads dir $wp_upload_dir = ...
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Massive photogallery import

I have this scenario: about 200 photo galleries to recreate in Wordpress from an old wordpress site. All I have is the .xml WXR for the post_type "photogallery" that basically creates the gallery and ...
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How to get all inline images in post content?

I want to get all inline images in the post content. The get_children() method doesn't work for me because they could add the same photo twice. Also this only gets "attached" images, and they could ...
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“Add Media” only shows “Full Size” under Attachment Display Settings

I can't seem to figure out why this dropdown is only showing "Full Size" as the option. I have the default "thumbnail", "medium", and "large" set in Settings, and I've also added a few custom sizes in ...
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wp_enqueue_media() and upload_mimes problem

Using the following code, I'm trying to allow only certain image types to be upload/selected with the WordPress media API. So I'm using add_filter on upload_mimes to restrict the mime types allowed. ...
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Extending the “Add Media”-Dialog … how do I finally insert something to the Post?

I'm developing a plugin, which extends the "add media"-Button in the Post-Editor. I found an example (I think it was nextGen Galley maybe) where wp_iframe is used in the add media dialog. For some ...
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get_attached_media() returns empty array if media file already used by another post

I wish to retrieve the different PDF and ZIP files attached to a single post and display them in a specific section, outside the content, using the WP function get_attached_media(). While my code ...
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For what security reasons are svgs blocked in the media uploader?

I see that SVGs are blocked by default in the media uploader and you have to add it as a supported MIME type in functions.php. What security reasons are behind this?
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Disable edit media for non-admin

I am using WordPress 4.2.2 and I am the site admin. I want it so my registered users can't edit media like images. How can I hide this edit option for users (non-admins)? See yellow circled button in ...
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How to prevent intermediate images from being created but keep the sizes available for selection in the media library?

I am writing a plugin that will make use of an image service for resizing images. I want to keep the ability for users to select different image sizes, but I don't want Wordpress to create ...
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How do I create a custom add media button modal?

I've created a custom media button for the admin in editing posts, but am having trouble figuring out how to create a view for the modal. I'm not trying to insert uploaded media; I'm trying to allow ...
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Slow wp_enqueue_media()

I have developed a WordPress plugin for my site that utilises the WP Media uploader to store files... To do this my plugin contains the following code: function enqueue_scripts() { ...
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use plugin to copy media files from primary site to another network site

I have developed a plugin (specific to our network) that will copy certain posts from siteA to siteB. I can handle everything except the images which look to be specific to one site via the media ...
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tb_show not showing a media upload window . custom plugin

I can't figure out why the media uploader doesn't show. I'm trying to do a media upload window so the user can upload a file. The problem is, when I click on the Upload button, nothing happens, the ...
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Add fields to the WordPress media uploader

I am trying to add an URL field to the WordPress media uploader using following code: /** * Add an URL field to gallery attachments * * @param $form_fields array, fields to include in attachment ...
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How to display all images “Uploaded By” an author

I have multiple users, that have the ability to upload media. When I look at the media library it shows the file information, and included at the bottom is an "Uploaded By 'username'" How can I use ...
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New wordpress uploads are broken

I have been running a network of WordPress sites (Multisite) since version 3.8.1. I've been constantly updating plugins and core. At some point, I discovered that uploading new images yields broken ...
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Edit image itself

In the back end in media library when i edit image it allows me to edit almost every thing except the image it self or the image source, so how to change the image source without changing the id of it ...
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How to allow logged out users to upload media?

How do i allow non logged in users access to the media library for uploads? I am making an anonymous blog, i got posting with images to work, but i need the media button above the editor to work so ...
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How to add new tab to media upload manager with custom set of images?

I would like to add new tab to upload manager and inside list images from theme_folder/images/patterns I tried something like this to add a tab but it does not work for me since it is adding tabs ...
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Insert media while posting is not working with new wordpress update

Insert media while editing or adding post is not working since the 4.1.2 update. But I can upload media through media manager itself. I didn't change anything in the site today, only the automatic ...
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PHP error when trying to upload .mp3 files via Media Library [closed]

When I'm trying to upload a sound file (mostly .mp3's) via the media library, I get the following errors: Warning: require(/path/to/website/wp-includes/ID3/getid3.php): failed to open stream: No such ...
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Disable Media uploader to users

Is it possible to disable the Media uploader to anyone lower than an admin, but have the select file(s) window show?
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media sideload image not working with JPG file

media_sideload_image function not working for image url with JPG extension, its working fine for jpg (http://example.com/image.jpg) and png (http://example.com/image.png) but not with JPG (http://...
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wp_enqueue_media problem

I am trying to build up a form where user can request some post information including feature image. For uploading the image i have used wp_enqueue_media() which works nicely in all free themes ...
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How can I bulk delete media and attachments using WP-CLI?

I'm trying to mass delete 4000 images in a wordpress website. WP itself sets the max to 999, which would work fine and take a few minutes to delete them via the backend. However, I get REQUEST URI TOO ...
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Change WordPress' media upload URL?

This isn't the usual "How do I change the media upload folder?" question. Our entire site is run through a CDN. The CDN drops POST requests with a 5-6MB file so the WordPress uploads fail. I can work ...
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Disable image rename on upload

When I upload an image (test.jpg) with the Media manager it creates the same image with a digit after its name (test1.jpg). I disabled image cropping so files like test-[width]x[height].jpg don't ...
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How to retrieve a value from an input field in a media view template

I've created a media view template with two input fields (width and height) and I was wondering how to retrieve the values entered in them in a media controller o view. PHP: function ...
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Add inline uploader to plugin option page

I would like to implement an inline file uploader to my plugin's option page as introduced in new media grid view of the WP media library: I imagine having this drag & drop uploader in the page ...
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Add/change multipart_params parameter when uploading post image

I'm working on plugin that optionally manipulates uploaded content (images). I managed to add some additional fields on "Insert media" popup under "Drop files anywhere to upload" text, but I need to ...
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How to trigger a refresh in the media modal

I'm developing a plugin that adds a new tab to the media modal, and I need to know a way trigger a refresh of the attachments tab so it shows newly added attachments. This is the code I'm using: wp....
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Increase Size Limit of Media Files Wordpress 4.1

I have edited (created) the php.ini file and the .htaccess file in accordance with this post. I have also found a plug-in (called Upload Max File Size) that claims to raise the file size limit of ...
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Insert Images at Master Uniform Height

I'm trying to figure out a way to insert images from the media library into the post editor at a uniform height... but by selecting one option. For example, I set a height like "300" somewhere (like ...
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Stop WordPress from reserving slugs for media items?

I am experiencing some odd behavior, that apparently happens "out of the box" with WordPress. If I upload a file through the media manager called: services.jpg; then go try to create a page with the ...
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Customize WordPress Upload Directory

I'm trying upload certain files to the following custom director: /wp-content/uploads/audio/yyyy/mm However, the year and month directories are not being created properly. They are showing up like ...
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Switch to the library tab in the media uploader

I'm developing a plugin that adds a tab to the media uploader to add external videos to the media library via oembed. Everything works as expected but I need to switch to the library tab after adding ...
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Media Library broken images

When I upload image to WP they randomly appear as broken links I can drop the files on the Media Library or Select the files and some files are always shown as broken. I can delete the files and re-...
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Force relative path in media library for LAN deployment

I have created a Xampp powered local wordpress install. This will be used at my work as a sort of "intranet" using LAN - I have no intentions of deploying it on a server, as it is not required by what ...
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Is it possible to use media_sideload_image to upload local files?

I want to add media_sideload_image to upload a file programmatically . I've got it working when the image URL is online (e.g. http://etc...) but not when it's a local file from my hardrive or network ...