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Wordpress / Audio player

I need to build a website with an audio player. This audio player needs to play music without stopping when content is loaded. I know this might be a little complicated but I would like to know if ...
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Audio and video shortcodes not working properly

I'm having some trouble with Wordpress's built-in shortcodes for audio and video. When I embed a video, it basically gives me a black box and has a link to download the file at the top; when I embed ...
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show/hide attachments

Is there a way to show/hide attachments in my case images on a post. What I want is to mark an image as "hidden" and then only show it to the admin and hide hidden images from a normal user I know ...
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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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“Add Media” button in custom plugin

I'm writing a custom plugin and i would like to add the "Add Media" button. I just need to upload media, not to retrieve any content/data from the uploaded file. How can I add this button? Thanks
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http error when uploading media files

I am having this same annoying issue many other have: When I am trying to upload images into Wordpress via the media uploader, it gives me an http error. Now I have tried the following, but nothing ...
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Media handle sideload not working

I am using this media uploader wp snippet which downloads an image from my one site to other. It was working fine until yesterday but I checked this morning, it wasn't working. ...
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How to change archieve frequency of the media file in uploads folder for wordpress blog

So far I can see my media file is divided into month and year as 2008/09 like directory. But I am getting concerned because I am currently hosting a community listing site that may incurr more than ...
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Media Uploader: get deleted files

I am currently working on a plugin to upload files to wordpress using the file uploader. The user can save a list of files to use in another location of the theme. Everything works, except when I want ...
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wordpress 3.6 media manager cropping timestamp

I am using wordpress 3.6 with its default media manager, I uploaded an image, and then every time i crop it, it create 3/4 new images in upload directory with different name (adding timestamp in ...
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Images on admin backend not showing up

It was going alright with images a week ago! But recently when I noticed I found that image thumbnails in media library and in post editor were either not showing up or were just showing there ...
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Bulk edit of EXIF data for jpeg images uploaded in the media library?

Although there's a number of plugins that display EXIF data in your posts or remove EXIF data altogether to save space, I couldn't find a solution to manually edit EXIF data for whole bunches of ...
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Broken Media Library

I'm trying to upload media using the media library. I uploaded a couple of images several months back, and the library worked fine, these images are still available as normal through the WP backend. ...
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Getting a specific value out of array using get_attached_media

I'm trying to write a piece of code that fetches the url/download link of any embedded audio files in the current post. In doing this I stumbled upon get_attached_media which outputted something like ...
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Unable to Upload image via WordPress Media Manager

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 driven website. When trying to upload images via WordPress Media Manager, the below error is displayed: "xxx.jpg has failed to upload due to an error. The uploaded file ...
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What is the way to add additional fields to attachments in 3.5+?

I used to use attachment_fields_to_edit filter, but it seems that in 3.5+ it has been dropped. What is the new way of adding additional attachment fields? UPDATE: It seems that it wasn't dropped, ...
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How can i identify media uploaded to my website that is not being used anywhere anymore?

At the time of development i upload a lot of images on the site. Over the time, i may need to tweak it quality or resolution, so mostly i upload the images with same name. So by the end of the ...
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Pre populate WordPress wp_media modal with image selection

I'm the developer of the Advanced Custom Fields plugin and am hoping you can help me out with an issue I am facing. I have a button where you can edit an image. This button will launch a WP 3.5 media ...
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WordPress 3.6 native player is not responsive?

Using wordpress 3.6 and can embed video in pages/posts. But These videos are not responsive. Is there a way to make them responsive? I found a style="width:100%; height:100%" method for media element ...
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Unable to send upload url

I have created an image uploader, when I click the submit button the media uploader pop-up box appears but the image path is not being sent to the input field. Display code: <label ...
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Insert media button will always add into the same tinyMCE editor

I have an issue with the insert-media button. I have 2 instances of tinyMCE with both Add Media button. When I add a media in one of the two tinyMCE, all my media will go in this after, whatever which ...
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I want to replace a media file (pdf) with an updated version

I have an updated version of a pdf file which is linked to several pages and pending posts. I want to replace the old version with the new one and keep all the existing links. Thank Priya
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Media Gallery doesn't show (using WP-Read Only)

I've created a page and added a media gallery to it, but the media gallery doesn't display. I think it may be related to my using WP Read-Only, which stores all my images on S3 (because I'm on ...
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WP Feed namespace attr issue

Having a strange issue (well, strange to me) where an xmlns:media namespace attr is being added to one feed but not the other. How do I get rid of the "xmlns:media" attr? I don't even know why it's ...
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Disable edit option in Media library

Hovering my mouse over a file name or a thumbnail brings up the Edit option, I want to know is there any hook to disable all edit links in Media library on Multisite
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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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Uploading Images to Multi-Site Causes Failure to HTTP Error

Just to fill you in on my situation. Running WordPress multi-site version: 3.5.2 clean install. Zero 3rd party plugins. All of my plugins have been disabled for debugging. Using WordPress MU ...
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Inserting Media to WordPress Posts

If I insert an image to a WordPress docuament via "Add Media -> Insert from URL", and after submitting the URL and inserting to my post, is the image linked to my page or copied to my site? Thanks.
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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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gallery - size is thumbnail by default change it to medium [duplicate]

In wordpress gallery(through add media) when i create a gallery it default shows the thumbnail size image. Instead of it i want to set to show the medium size image by default. It is not good and ...
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Upload box media size not working

I recently downloaded wordpress 3.5.1 and installed it on my website. This should be the website that is launched in the air. On the demo site when i click on Add Media and want to change the image ...
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3.5 media.editor: what is the event listener for choosing an image?

What is the event listener for selecting an image in the media.editor javascript. I am attempting to add a multiple image selector to a custom plugin, and I need to show the user what images they have ...
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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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Can't upload files

I've been developing a wordpress website (with a custom theme) for a month. Today I wanted to upload an image to a page and I got a message saying there was an error and I should try again later. I ...
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Change default tab of media manager

Is there a way to change the default media manager tab? I have managed to remove everything that I didn't want to show in media manager, using the instructions from the first post here Add a menu item ...
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Cannot upload anything via wordpress

I've just recently installed a local installation of Wordpress 3.5.2 on my laptop, running ubuntu 12.10. I installed following the guide from here. So far, everything else is working, except I cannot ...
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How do I modify the url of uploaded media content?

I have just moved hosts, and with the move I've also changed the setup that I have for media uploads. I used to host my media on a subdomain called media.detailsofmylife.net, but now that I have ...
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Importing 10 Years of Media into the WP Database

I've been running the same website for 10 years now, and whenever I would create a news story, I would manually upload and store all my news images in a "news" folder via FTP and then manually write ...
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Better solution for managing media attachments with `wp_editor()`?

Currently using wp_editor(); on the front-end of my website as a content submission form. All posts submitted are set as a "Pending", which will later be published or deleted by an administrator. The ...
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Get images attached to a specific page

Is there a way to fetch the URLs and captions of all images attached to page x?
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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 ...
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Password protect some uploaded files, so only logged-in users can view them

I would like to protect some uploaded files, so that they are not publicly accessible (they are not accessible without a login). I'm uploading some PDF files, and I'd like to mark some of them as ...
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Change image link in excerpt to point to post

By default, images included in an article link to the full-size-image url. Having such an image in an excerpt shown on the start-page, because the more-tag was added after the image (which is ...
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Is it possible to change image size used for preview thumnail in Add Media popup

I has cleaned up my media items by removing all the medium and large size from upload dir. So the medium size now could not be found. Currently the Media library popup (when click Add media) uses ...
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Too many connections to server

I'm facing a really weird problem with my wordpress/server. Sometimes when I add media (images) to a new post, and then try to submit this post, instead of my website I got the information in ...
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A link (not in the post) to download a specific PDF file

I want to add a button (or rather, a link formatted to look like a button) in the utilities area somewhere above the main navigation menu of a WordPress-based business site (that is, not in the body ...
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Upload files in wordpress

What is the best way to upload files in wordpress? How can I upload multiple files at a time like media uploads in wordpress?
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Bulk Attach Or Insert Media To Post Without Opening Post Editor

How to create a custom panel inside wp admin dashboard where we can insert media to specified posts in bulk? Here is the illustration: As shown on the image above, it list all available media on ...
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ZIP up all images displayed in a [gallery] and offer as download link

I would like to offer my visitors the option to download the entire photo gallery (displayed on dedicated [gallery] pages) as a ZIP file displayed at the bottom of each gallery page. - The full-sized ...
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Video uploaded with the native media uploader gives Error 404

I created a shortcode to make an HTML5 player insert into my post, but my problem is when I attempt to view a video that I've uploaded with the native Media Uploader, I get a file not found error. The ...