An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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How to retrieve images attached to post through media library?

I have been struggling to retrieve image attachments to specific post without success until I found that images inserted into the post via media library are not treated as attachments. That is, you ...
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How to change existing image links to go to Attachment Pages?

Currently, all the images on the posts are linked to their parent post pages so that when you click on an image, it'll try to to go to the parent post page. But due to a recent Permalinks change, it ...
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Change categories count to include media attachments

I am creating a gallery that will automatically display new images from a chosen category and its subcategories. I have set up the categories so that they will apply to media using: ...
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Can't access to my multimedia library, and shows blank page

When I try to access to my library multimedia page, it shows a blank wp-admin/upload.php page. I can still add images through the Media > Add New menu option and I haven't installed any plugins since ...
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How would I get this to work - send to post from thick box

I have the following javascript which talks to about 6 elements. The first three open a thickbox for media upload and what not upon clicking on a specified button, the last three target the input ...
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wp media popup close all popup

I am having a problem, regarding wp media popup, I am using a thick box for some data insertion. Now from that thick box the media popup is callled. Now from media popup when I click on 'insert into ...
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Custom media picker in meta box: how to select available image sizes?

I have a custom meta box where a user can select an image and save it using wordpresses media picker, set up with some JavaScript. That works fine, but I'd like the option to select which version of ...
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Limit filetype and wp media

This is my input markup: <div class="button-primary" id="fileToUpload">Upload</div> This is js: jQuery( '#fileToUpload' ).click( function() { var custom_uploader = wp.media ({ ...
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Rendering the uploaded file in a wp.media object

I have seen this question asked a few times on SO and I don't see any responses. I have a wp.media object (upload dialog), that I am using in to store an upload to a post as a meta element. It works ...
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Reattach media after moving to another server

I moved WordPress from one server to another and imported everything with the standard WordPress importer. As there are a lot of posts and about 10000 images and videos, I uploaded them with FTP. ...
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WordPress media uploader - upload tabs not hiding

I'm in the process of adding a front-end post editor to one of my sites. In doing so, I need to prevent certain users from being able to upload media. I have things "kind of" working but there are a ...
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How to open full Media Editor in a frame

I'm oppening media editor with this code jQuery(document).ready(function($) { var frame; var id; // Build the choose from library frame. $(document).on("click", ".upload_image_button", 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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Images uploaded to the media library has strange colors. However, in the edit screen the color is ok

This is a strange issue that I've never encountered before. When I upload this image to WordPress' media library, it comes out like this (image on the left): This is also how the image appears on ...
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What relationship determines which images appear in 'uploaded to post' in edit/add post media dialog

I would like to know which relationship in the database determines which images are displayed in the media dialog when you select 'images uploaded to post' as the search filter. I thought it would ...
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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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How to get the correct URL on my wordpress site?

I have an existing website, which I want to move to wordpress, while keeping the same domain name/ URL's used in the old version. So far I have installed wordpress locally, and am migrating the site ...
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Update media file url in wordpress media library

Currently my videos are hosted within my wp installation. I want to move all videos to my new server. Currently, my media url are as follows http://mysite.com/wp-content/uploads/video01.mp4 I am ...
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How do I go straight to “Edit More Details” when clicking on an item in the media library?

By default, when I click on an item in the media library, it takes me to the Attachment Details page, e.g. .../wp-admin/upload.php?item=65. What would I need to edit to make it go straight to the ...
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How to get the last selected media alignment setting?

The default media uploader for inserting into a post retrieves the last selected alignment setting that was used. How do I retrieve that for use in my plugin?
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Post Type Upload Directory - {post_type}_upload_dir filter

I'm working with modifying the upload directory depending on which post type is being uploaded to. I've ran across this question: Post type specific upload folder in 3.5 and one of the lines confused ...
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Change wp-content/uploads to uploads/%postname%/%image%

When uploading an image to a post, I want to change it so that it grabs the postname or post_id and places it in a folder like uploads/%postname%/ Is there a simple method of doing so? thanks
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Customizing default Mediaelement player

Good morning/afternoon everyone. Been playing around with the default wordpress mediaelement player and definitely loving it. I managed to customize the layout a little by overriding some css values ...
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Elegant way to signify inheritance and relationship between posts

Let's say I have a weekly podcast, that I use WordPress as my CMS, and that I use LibSyn to host my media. This podcast is one hour long, and includes several "special" content segments that I also ...
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Media Player gone on front end

This seems to have happened since the WordPress 4.0 upgrade (I think). When I use the "Add Media" button for an audio file, I can see the player in the WP backend, and it functions. But it doesn't ...
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Why does uploading a media file a second time restore older version?

Sometimes I wish to update a media file, but when I Delete Permanently from the library, and then upload the same file a second time, instead of getting the revised version, I instead recover the ...
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Insert Image automatically when upload finishes wordpress media uploader

What I am trying to do is - 1) User clicks "Add Media" 2) Select an image 3) Image uploads finishes 4) Now it should insert into post automatically without pressing "Insert into post". Anywhere ...
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How to fix the orientation of images when uploading via the WordPress Media Uploader?

I've been using the Image Rotation Repair plugin to fix the orientation of images when uploading using the Media Uploader (some images taken on my camera phone are not rotated on upload, resulting in ...
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Wordpress Media mime type filter problem 4.0

I have added new mime types with the 'post_mime_types' filter eg. PDF, doc, mp3 etc... Filtering by custom mime type on the upload.php page in media grid view works as expected but in list view it ...
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How to get post thumbnail to be equal to set media size

I'm new to learning WP theme development so I may not have worded the title perfectly but that's the best way I could think to explain it. My theme is on a localhost so I can't link to it but here is ...
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How To Pick Custom Size Of Uploaded Image In Theme Via the_post_thumbnail();?

I am designing a magazine style theme and I want different image sizes as to show on index.php page. Now for this, I am using <?php the_post_thumbnail( array(100, 100) );?> but it is picking ...
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Used Duplicator to transfer a site. Now my media uploads aren't working

I deleted an image from the Media tab and when I tried to upload another, I started getting this error: The uploaded file could not be moved to wp-content/uploads/2014/10 I tried CHMODing the ...
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How to get only current images of a post

I am new to WordPress. I have created a template page where I want to show single posts, So to get media of that post I am using a function $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', ...
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Run filter if only it was run from specific admin page ( 'upload_dir' changed )

The situation is following: In WordPress, there is a plugin page created with optionality to upload media files. The code added to this plugin, that changes the upload directory by adding of filter ...
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Modify how gallery.js builds the shortcode [gallery …] in tinyMCE?

The post editor helpfully removes default arguments like columns="3" from the [gallery] shortcode. How do you tell it to remove a custom attribute that has a default value? The answer at Enhance ...
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Saving data-URI to media library

I have a TinyMCE plugin that generates PNG images using HTMLCanvasElement.toDataURL() (MDN). Currently, I'm just displaying them on the backend by putting the data-URI in an image tag, but I'd really ...
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Get link of inserted media file of post within loop

Inside the loop I would like to retrieve the URL of an inserted media file of each post. My attempt was: <?php if (have_posts()) : while (have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> <a href="<?php ...
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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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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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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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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 ...