An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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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 ...
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Import of 200+ sermons

While this not a Development-specific question for WordPress, I am looking for a way to import 200+ sermons for our church website.. I have updated the mp3 files wtih mp3tag and all look good. I am ...
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controlling whether upload is attached to post or not

I'm using the new (3.5+) media upload API to open a media modal dialog from a post meta box, and select a file from the media library (as per ...
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Can't upload media, permissions are correct

I did a manual backup and re-install of a WP site, and it worked fine. Then my client updated some plugins, regretted it and asked me to restore the site to its previous state. I used the same backup ...
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FTP files directly to Media Library wp-content\uploads

I would like to use an automated process to replicate a non-WordPress file folder in \wp-content\uploads\ and have the files automatically registered in the Media Library. I could use such a process ...
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How do I get around “Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons”?

I was wondering how I could allow .tiff files to be uploaded in my wordpress site. I get the message "Sorry this file type is not permitted for security reasons". This question has been asked in ...
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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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Remove attached media

I've created a custom Page Template that grabs all the attached media (images) to the page using get_attached_media(). I'm adding the media by clicking on Add Media button above page title. If I ...
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Make custom thumbnail size image in media_sideload_image function

I am using customize media_sideload_image just as provided in this post by @G.M. Now I want to create different sizes of images other than which WP default uses. Please provide suggestion
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Edit Image/Image Details - Replace button missing

I have a strange problem. I am dynamically populating content into Wordpress' tinyMCE editor. Part of this content is a placeholder image, that the user can then replace. The issue is when I click the ...
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Wordpress Media URLs?

I just launched a Wordpress site after having done all of the standard procedures: moved the uploads folder, uploaded the database, and did a search and replace on all of the urls in the database. ...
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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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Echo Insert Media in input [duplicate]

my code input insert media <input type="text" name="Cat_meta[img]" id="upload_image" size="3" value="<?php if(isset ( $cat_meta['img'])) echo esc_html($cat_meta['img']) ?>"><br /> ...
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Create input select image URL?

My code in functions is: <input type="text" name="Cat_meta[img]" id="Cat_meta[img]" size="3" style="width:60%;" value=" <?php echo $cat_meta['img'] ? $cat_meta['img'] : ''; ?>"> How to ...
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Assign uploaded file to user

I'm developing a project in which I need to give the logged in user (editors) the option to "give" that uploaded file (media) to a specific user. In other words, i want to add an additional field in ...
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How do I secure a subdomain using UCC SSL?

I have a UCC SSL Certificate installed on my primary domain (example.com). I have 3 subdomains listed as Subject Alternative Names (SANs) (shop.example.com, distributors.example.com and ...
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Custom Link In Wordpress Media “Attachment Details” Upload Screen

When you click "Add Media" and from there select an image from that media library screen on the right you get a breakdown (the attachment details) related to that particular image. Right below the ...
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uploading images to specified directories

I am hoping that you can help me. I've tried finding plugins to do what I want to do but none of them really simplify the problem that I am trying to fix. I am trying to build a site for my ...
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Reject upload of wrong-sized images using the Media Uploader

I'm working on a super-strict setting for adding images to Custom Fields in the Post Edit screen. My optimal scenario would be to add a a Custom Error message when the user tries to upload an image of ...
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Blank upload.php page

I am wanting to optimize the images that I have previously installed on my Wordpress site. I haven't uploaded any images for a while but now when I try to access the Media Library (Media > Library) ...