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How to change the naming of the resized image files

Now with custom image sizes Wordpress is almost as powerful as timThumb / phpThumb. There is one problem however. The way Wordpress handles the resized images are chaotic and doesn't survive theme ...
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How to insert an Audio Player in a Post or Page?

I have a blog which I sometimes use for audio clips. I want to put an Audio Player on the frontpage of my blog. How can I put the player after the title or make its code part of post excerpts?
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Change default from “Attachment post URL” to “File URL” in Add Media

When a user upload images, by default, the Attachment Post URL option is selected. How can I change the default to be "File URL"? If that is not possible, how can I remove the attachment post url ...
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Set Image width='x%' (percentage width not pixel width) when inserted via the media manager?

When uploading images via the media manager there are a couple of set sizes available such as thumb, medium and large. I do know how to add additional sizes, but I have yet to get it to insert an ...
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Rename “Add Media” Button To “Add Images”

I would like to rename the "Add Media" button (just above the post editor interface) to be "Add Images". I can't seem to find the appropriate filter for this. There seems to be a filter that has now ...
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How to limit characters of the post title?

How do I limit the number of characters in a post title? I've seen it done in Yoast's Wordpress SEO plugin but I want to do something similar for the WP title. I checked out a plugin called Limit a ...
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3.5 Media Manager - callout in metaboxes

Two ways of doing the same thing: First one: var _custom_media = true, _orig_send_attachment = wp.media.editor.send.attachment; $('.media-upload-button').click(function(e) { var ...
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display image size in media library screen

i'm trying to add image size in media library screen so will be simply to handle images. Anyone does it before me? Any help appreciated. Francesco
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Media > Image Sizes aren't being applied to uploads

Under Media Settings I edited the Image Sizes to the following: Thumbnail size: 170x80 Medium size: 550x170 Large size: 550x320 ("Crop thumbnails to exact dimensions" is checked) Maximum embed size: ...
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Maximum upload size changes in php.ini ignored - How to remove upload size limit?

I'm working on a multisite WP installation and I need to import content from other Wordpress sites (.wxr files). When I use the Import WordPress plugin I got the following: The maximum allowed ...
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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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Force wordpress to see uploads folder media

I uploaded the "uploads" folder to my wordpress install manually from a backup with the exact domain. All of the media properties for height and with are the same and they are all visible on the site. ...
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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 single click to download image in single post

i have attacment.php like this. <?php if ( $attachments = get_children( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_mime_type'=>'image', 'numberposts' => 1, 'post_status' => ...
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How do I get allowed Media Library upload file extension list?

WordPress has list of allowed Media Library upload extensions in wp-includes/functions.php but is there any way to return them to theme's files as an array?
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How to Removing fields from the Media Uploader/Gallery on a Custom Post Type Edit Page

This post shows how to remove unwanted fields from the media uploader. It works great, but I want to limit it to a custom-post-type and I can't seem to figure out how to do it. I've tried the ...
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Float images in content

This is not a programming question. I have the problem to update the content in my WordPress blog. I'm very aware this problem can be solved by html modification. But my client doesn't know about ...
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How can I receive the image id using the media box?

The code below allows me to retrieve the image string, when Insert to Post has been pressed, but what would be the correct way to retrieve the ID of the image? So I can retrieve all information ...
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How to retrieve alt attribute for an attachment (uploaded image)?

I have some IDs of attachments (images, not from current post). How to I get the alt attribute for those images? I have tried to look into wp_get_attachment_image_src and wp_get_attachment_metadata ...
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Link to full size image or attachment page in photo theme

My site is using WooThemes Statua theme. I'm trying to get my resized slider images to link to their respective full size images (or attachment pages). I asked a similar question on the WooThemes ...
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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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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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upload_async.php returns 500 error

When uploading a large file via the Media uploader, I get the infamous HTTP Error problem. I also have the following in the Chrome console: POST http://www.nameofsite.co/wp-admin/async-upload.php 500 ...
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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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Audio Playlist : How to bind events for “track change”, “track end”?

I'm customizing native Wordpress playlist echo do_shortcode('[playlist ids="3267,3266,821"]'); I'd like to bind events to detect "track change" and "track end" and do something when those events ...
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Creating a Lightweight Media Tags Plugin with a Custom Taxonomy

We’ve been using Media Tags ( http://wordpress.org/plugins/media-tags/ ) for a while, particularly for the dashboard media management features rather than any of its front end display features. It ...
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630 views

3.5 media manager add CSS / JS to new 'tab' iframe content

Whilst (patiently) waiting for proper documentation and/or a few tutorials on the new media uploader I'm still using the media_upload_tabsfilter to add a tab to the uploader. Here's my (working) code: ...
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Add custom image sizes to media uploader

I want to add custom image sizes to the media uploader: In order to do this, I use the following code (comments are there for convenience): // this function adds the custom image sizes to the ...
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Check if post has gallery images/media

Is there a Wordpress conditional that I can use to check for gallery images/media in a post? I do not want to check if the [gallery] shortcode exist in a post. Attached is a screenshot of what I ...
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How to manipulate “add media” pop-up

Is there any way to add your own button next to "insert into post" button on the "add media" pop-up? I would like the button to add my own shortcode tags around the inserted image. The desired ...
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Upload images with comment

EDIT: I finally got the right answer; see my own answer beneath this post for everyone that's interested. After searching for a couple of days and trying over and over again I really got stuck. ...
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Image still attached to post even after removing it as featured image

I'm sorry if this is too noob of a question, but when I upload an image and set it as the featured image then later remove it (as featured image), the media list still shows it's "Attached to" the ...
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Add media column to edit post screen

I am trying to add a column in the edit post screen that shows any attached media. I found this code to do it with tags, but don't know how to change it to do Media attachments instead. //add media ...
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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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How to get an image url from media library

I have got an attachment id, but I need an url. How can I get an url from the attachment object? // When an image is selected, run a callback. frame.on( 'select', function() { // Grab the ...
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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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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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Password protect media attachment - share across guests

I'd like to show certain content to people with a password, specifically links to media files like this: <?php if($currentuserid == foobar): ?> <a ...
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How to side load an image from a service

I am currently working on a WordPress plugin that creates dummy content. I'd like to also have the plugin create random images using a service like http://lorempixel.com. The problem however is that ...
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Replacing all attachment links in post with media file link

I'm working on a Wordpress site, where all images inside posts are linking to the corresponding attachment pages. I want to use a lightbox but obviously this would require changing all the links back ...
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Media upload not working on theme option in WordPress 3.8.1

I have this jQuery code in my plugin to display a media box preferably to upload an image or to pick an image from the media gallery: (function($){ jQuery(document).ready(function() { ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Set a custom URL for image in the Media Library?

I'm having some real frustration with the Media Library, as a WP beginner. What I'm expecting is that I can upload an image, and then reuse that image where I want within the site, using a standard ...
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Can I force all uploaded images to be reduced in quality?

There is a blog where high quality images (300KB at 800x550) are being uploaded and embedded at Full Size. Wordpress will just use the exact uploaded picture when you embed at Full Size. This makes ...
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Upload media files to Amazon S3

I have a site that is running on AppFog.com, and they don't have persistent file storage for things like images uploaded through the wordpress media uploader. The theme I am making for the site ...