An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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WordPress not creating “large” thumbnails

I moved my WordPress installation from my local dev environment (MAMP) to a shared hosting server. Since then I have trouble with image uploads not being processes as before, especially with the large ...
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Missing Images in Uploads Directory (Server Only)

I recently moved a WP install from our dev server to the clients server. Everything went fine, however, the site is missing a large amount of images. The dev site has the images in the Wordpress ...
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Get all media categories

I've added a new taxonomy for the medias post type: function register_taxonomy_for_images() { register_taxonomy_for_object_type('category', 'attachment'); } add_action('init', ...
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Attach media to post by media category

I am attaching a media category to a uploaded media. When I am saving changes I'd like to automaticaly attach that media to post which name is the same as the media category. Has anyone done something ...
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Dynamic banner for use on external sites

Pro question: we would like to display our most current wordpress articles on external sites (something like advertisments or banners). I think this could be easily done with iFrames, but I doubt ...
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Modify the array of selected images in media modal

I'm creating a plugin which checks for duplicate media items on upload. If a file is uploaded, and it already exists in the media library, I'm presenting the user with the option to delete the ...
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Upload path/URL weirdness for the main blog of a multisite/network setup

We have a WP network (with domain mapping) that was started pre WP 3.5, so it was using ms-files.php and wp-content/blogs.dir/ to store media files. I wanted to remove ms-files.php dependency and ...
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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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Media/attachment urls don't redirect with fake URL structure

I'm having an issue with media/attachment files and I'm not quite sure how WordPress is returning the URL that it does. I've noticed that I can add anything as a subdirectory structure before a media ...
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Custom RSS Feeds & Post Meta Data

Rss feeds normally display media files along with post excerpts. I am using post meta to add media files to a post. Unfortunately, since the audio file is not being inserted into the main textarea the ...
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Retrieving Meta from Image Attachment

I currently have added a meta box to the media library popup using the following: // ADD CUSTOM INFO INSIDE THE MEDIA LIBRARY function AddLibraryFields( $form_fields, $post ) { ...
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Filter for changing MediaElement.js Settings

I am trying to change some of the settings that get loaded with MediaElement.js. I can't seem to find a filter or hook to alter the settings that are loaded. The only way I was able to customize the ...
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Media sizes aren't being created - server config?

I have 3 sites with WordPress on a RedHat Centos server. Everything were fine until days ago, when I needed to recompile Apache to use mb_string, so I did it using WHM "Easy Apache". But from then, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...