An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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Category checkboxes in upload modal

In a project I'm working on, I've enabled categories for attachments using: register_taxonomy_for_object_type('category', 'attachment'); In the edit attachment screen in the Media Library you see ...
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Categories in media library

I want to add a rather big sound collection to the media library. The problem is that i can't add category to the bunch of files while uploading them... I even can't add it to one uploading file.... ...
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How to put tags on photos in Windows that WordPress can read and apply on media files?

I'm creating a Stock Photo gallery on WordPress with PhotoPress Image Taxonomies by Peter Adams and I noticed that when I upload photos from iStockphoto, the taxonomies keyword is filled with tags ...
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Add tinymce buttons to caption textarea in media uploader

I want to add some basic tinymce buttons ( Bold, italic, underline ) to caption textarea in media uploader in WordPress. (Shown in attached image) I dig a little bit into wordpress core in media.php ...
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Using subdomain to upload media/images etc on 2 different blogs

Is possible to use a subdomain, for example: media.mydomain.com pointed to /var/www/mediauploads, for two different domains? Since I have mydomain.com and mydomain.it blogs, would be nice to upload ...
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page displaying media caption shortcodes

I am developing my first wordpress theme. I encountered a problem in page section. I added a image in a page with add media button. When i viewed the page, it does display the image but also the ...
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Disable TinyMCE Drag and Drop

I would very much like to disable the drag and drop upload feature for tinyMCE (both the default one and the wp_editor() one) because it interacts with my custom pop up menus - (WP Trac). Right now I'...
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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 href="PROTECTED/CONTENT.pdf">LINK<...
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Add hyperlinks in media description

I want to add hyperlinks in the description box of a media file in the library but it won't display hyperlinks for some reason. It displays text but as soon as i put a href it hides it. i'm using ...
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Customizing the built-in Media Playlist

I have a simple challenge I can't quite seem to make any progress on: Get the current track (or video) playing and display a link to a transcript of the song. This should be a simple task (and the ...
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Media (images, videos, etc.) not showing on Category page

I'm having a problem where media isn't showing up on the Category page. (It's actually the exact same problem that's described in this WordPress.org forum post, but it's so out of date that the ...
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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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ACF Gallery & mqTranslate, Title and Description not displaying in other languages

I am using mqTranslate and ACF Gallery to build a gallery. Below is the code. <?php $images = get_field('home_slides', 'options'); ?> <div id="slider" class="flexslider"> <ul ...
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How do I embed youtube video via url in frontend posting

I would like to embed videos & images by entering url in my wordpress site. In WordPress repsitory there are many plugins for embed video by url but in my site I want to enable this functionality ...
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Custom post type media upload error with custom user role

I have created a custom post type named product and assigned a new role manager for it. Everythign works fine, except the media uploader for product. I can even upload images without any error ...
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All files unattached in Media Library

After moving to new host all files unattached in Media Library, need a way to re-attach them. Thanks
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Editing image dimension - to edit the main image file

When started blogging, I was not aware about the image file's size, and used a lot wider and sharper images without necessity, some of the files are even 5-7mb in size. As there's no such necessity to ...
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Delete an attachment in the WP media modal window

I'm trying to create an option in the WP modal media window to detect duplicate files and delete a newer file if an older duplicate is found. I have the following code working (in conjunction with the ...
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Upload in Media Library only shows a part of the picture (incomplete upload)

I have a wordpress application wherein I uploaded a picture using the media library. Unfortunately, my problem is that my picture is only uploaded half-way. My connection is fast. Can you give me tips ...
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Capability to prevent upload of files

I need the ability to allow users to insert media (images) into a page / post, but not allow them to upload the files. The only capability I can see is 'upload_files', which allows a user to upload / ...
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Can somebody explain this mediaelement and audio tags

I'm using this built in audio tag. It works for mp3 but with wma I just get this "Download file" link. I read this: http://wordpress.org/support/topic/wmv-videos-are-not-playing but setting type="...
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Importing blog failed to download attachments from older (still online) blog

I was trying to clone one blog to another using the import/export functionality of WordPress. I had selected to export everything on the original blog, and Download attachments on the clone. However, ...
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media library not showing thumbnails after deleting full image

I am using a bit of code, that deletes the unneccessary full images after uploading and adding different sizes. deleting function in functions.php: add_filter( 'wp_generate_attachment_metadata', '...
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Media manager multiple selection

I was creating a plugin, and its part should by adding files to custom posts. I managed script to work, but after few changes, to better look and function, it allows only one file to be added, than no ...
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Switch between tabs on “Insert Media” dialog

I'm writing a file upload plugin and want to emulate original Wordpress behavior: user uploads file on "Upload Files" tab after upload is complete, "Media Library" tab is activated with just ...
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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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Get original path of user's filesystem of an uploaded media

Is it possible within wordpress to retrieve the original upload path of a media? For example, the user uploaded from C:\pictures\holidays2014\image1.jpg. I want this path, not the created path after ...
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Upload more than one media files with a post

I am not sure if this has been asked to community before. I 'd like to have more than one upload custom fields with WP post. Could anyone please suggest if there is any plugin available for it OR ...
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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 ) { $Added_META=...
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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 ...