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Expanding new Media Uploader in WordPress 3.5

In current version of WordPress it is quite easy to expand the attachments fields using attachment_fields_to_edit filter, but in latest WordPress 3.5 RC2 it's not working. We can expand it using ...
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How do I get allowed Media Library upload file extension list?

WordPress has list of allowed Media Library upload extensions in wp-includes/functions.php but is there any way to return them to theme's files as an array?
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Hook for image edit popup

Is there a hook for the popup window which shows up when you click on the edit button on an image in a post?
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Add custom image sizes to media uploader

I want to add custom image sizes to the media uploader: In order to do this, I use the following code (comments are there for convenience): // this function adds the custom image sizes to the ...
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Large Media Library

I'm looking to organize a large WordPress Movies/Actors site, with thousands of posters, screenshots, etc... I currently have the images in a directory structure like ...
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Changing the media library default tab

› Moderator Notice ‹ This question exists as it fills a specific criterion and/or has historical significance. The current answers do not work for current WordPress versions. If you got a ...
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Upload images to remote server

I am using Wordpress media uploader to upload images and I was wondering if there is a way to make it upload to my remote server instead of my local server? Example: My wordpress blog is hosted on ...
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How to make a page template to list all galleries?

I'm trying to code a theme where I'll have a universal gallery page. Basically like: http://www.engadget.com/galleries/ However I'm at a loss for what I'd use to call all the galleries. I need the ...
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Single file upload

I would like to allow user to only upload one file at a time using the flash uploader interface. I found around here a link to a hack allowing to generate an error message when more than one file is ...
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Insert into post button missing on custom post type

I have just purchased a theme called HQ Photography from themeforest which has a custom post type called gallery. I can add images from my hard drive no problem - but if I click the media tab and ...
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Check if post has gallery images/media

Is there a Wordpress conditional that I can use to check for gallery images/media in a post? I do not want to check if the [gallery] shortcode exist in a post. Attached is a screenshot of what I ...
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What table is the media's sort order stored?

I see that your can sort media by a numbered order in the media gallery for a post. But what table is this order stored in? I want to use this order to also order the images the same way in my ...
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Decrease file size upload in Media

By default, I have a 2m limit of uploads. I want to decrease this number. I found out that this code: function custom_file_max_upload_size( $file ) { $size = $file['size']; if ( $size > ...
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Change default from “Attachment post URL” to “File URL” in Add Media

When a user upload images, by default, the Attachment Post URL option is selected. How can I change the default to be "File URL"? If that is not possible, how can I remove the attachment post url ...
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Removing default image size list in Media Box

I trying to remove unused image size (Thumbnail, Medium, Large) in MediaBox Any function can i use in functions.php ? or some trick ? PS : I know i can use jQuery trick but any better function to ...
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Force image crop size in media editor

I've searched high and low for this but think the answer I seek is being buried by the more common questions. I am developing a theme for a client that has two specific image sizes (100x127 for ...
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Adding a custom image upload size and making it selected by default?

How can I add a custom image upload size with a width of 550px and make it selected by default in the Add Media page? Currently, there are 4 sizes available: Thumbnail, Medium, Large and Full Size. ...
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resizing image upload for all

I'm having problems with file upload, upload any image that I resized. however already deactivated every plugin, pro vopltei default theme, and still occurs redimenxionamento, tme some other option to ...
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How would I attach media/images to a post based on a ID stored in a each post's custom field

I have converted a site over to wordpress recently. I was able to import all the posts via a CSV importer, but not the images associated with each post. The post type is "machinery". The custom ...
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wp_editor with media buttons

I use wp_editor() on the frontend. media_buttons are displayed on default if visitor is logged in. I want to display these media buttons whether user is logged in or not. Is there any way to achieve ...
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Wordpress Uploads Folder can't be Written to

This one has me stumped I'm sure it is something really small that I am overlooking but I think I've been looking at it too long to see what the problem is. Wordpress is telling me: "Upload ...
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Media uploader not work properly [closed]

I am uploading media via the Wordpress media uploader. It says it uploads the file fine (and if I check inside my uploads folder, it is in fact there). But the image is broken on the frontend, and ...
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How to manipulate “add media” pop-up

Is there any way to add your own button next to "insert into post" button on the "add media" pop-up? I would like the button to add my own shortcode tags around the inserted image. The desired ...
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Images not being generated at correct size

I have my WordPress Media settings set like so. Based on these settings no generated large image should exceed the width of 540px. I embed an image in a post like so. I choose "Large" as a image ...
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image URL changed in wordpress

I have moved a theme from local to live and the image URL's are showing my live localhost default url instead of the current live url. Any idea's on why and how to fix this? The site is live at ...
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After import, oEmbeds non-functional until manual republish

I've just finished cleaning up the data from an application I was using previously and have got everything into a few WXR files. As a final test, I just imported them back into a local test ...
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Is it possible to import all files from a uploads DIR into WP media, retaining paths to the files

So i have a uploads DIR from a WP install. I want to migrate that to my new site, retaining all the old paths - so if something is in 2011/08 that path is kept and the file registered in the media ...
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How to protect uploads in multisite if user is not logged in?

I am trying to set up a multisite intranet (using subdomains) where content on each sub-site is only accessible to users logged into their respective site. The problem I am having is trying to ...
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Using Images in Wordpress - Best Practices

I'm not a novice to Wordpress Theme Design & Development. I've actually been doing it for a few years now and in recent years, it has become more than a hobby and is slowing shaping into a career ...
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How to add a media with PHP

I have more than 1000 pictures on my webserver, uploaded with FTP in a local folder ( /home/chris/pictures ) Is there a way to add them as a well known media to wordpress in PHP and get their id? ...
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Moving existing media items to new upload path structure not updating full URL path

Have been developing a site and noticed that all of the media files were being saved in the default WP year/month/day rule in the wp-content/uploads directory. I decided to change this to assets and ...
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How to decrease the max file upload size without using php.ini or htaccess?

There are a lot of people discussing how to increase the php max upload file size... In my case though I want to shrink it from 8MB to 4MB... In my cpanel configuration, if I change the setting, it ...
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There's a way to scale media (images) at 50%?

I wonder if there is a way to scale down uploaded media exactly to 50%. From what I see, with add_image_size you can only specify a width and a height in pixel. The idea is to upload high resolution ...
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Aviary + Wordpress Media

has anyone tried to implement Aviary API and wordpress successfully? I am looking for a tutorial or guide of some sort.
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Media Library not showing images but still acknowledges existence

I have no idea why this is happening. I've read A LOT about it and there don't seem to be any solutions. I once read that it was expected behaviour because of some plug-ins and that the Hotfix plugin ...
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How to Fix HTTP Error When Uploading Images?

I am using WordPress 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 using Apache and PHP 5.3.X When I login to the dashboard and add a new post. Then try uploading an image to set as a featured image, I get a red box with a ...
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Upload images with comment

EDIT: I finally got the right answer; see my own answer beneath this post for everyone that's interested. After searching for a couple of days and trying over and over again I really got stuck. ...
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Access to Media Library

Im trying to find a way to pull random images from either a post or wordpress's built in image library. Im not sure how to query image uris from a post or the media library - is there a tag or method ...
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Which filters or actions to use after a media upload and delete?

When a media (image) is uploaded and the subsequent images are created (all the different sizes), I would like to perform a few actions. It is simple and I basically need only the new attachment ID, ...
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Insert attachments from custom uploader into post (regular uploader style)

I recently started using this nifty meta box framework: http://www.deluxeblogtips.com/meta-box-script-for-wordpress/ I really like the plupload meta box, however, I need to be able to add the ...
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What if I have a large file on the server that I want the wp library to have?

I have one server that has wordpress in the root directory. However before I installed wordpress, I also have (root)/videos. I'm sure I can move this folder anywhere, however I want to move it to a ...
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Image still attached to post even after removing it as featured image

I'm sorry if this is too noob of a question, but when I upload an image and set it as the featured image then later remove it (as featured image), the media list still shows it's "Attached to" the ...
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Organize uploaded media files

I have a blog with all media stored in a folder called upload (organize media was disabled), I've activate it to organize new uploads by date. But how can i organize old files? I want this because i ...
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Display MP3 as media using an URL from a custom field

I created custom field and placed this inside the loop: <?php echo get_post_meta($post->ID, 'ses', true); ?> But now the link is all text. I would like it to be like my theme does when I ...
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get an attachment's media tags or check if it has a media tag?

Is there a way i can get media_tags assigned to an attachment (by id)? And/or check if an attachment has a media_tag? Not sure if i'm missing something but there seems to be very little support for ...
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Saving Media - Which Hook is Fired?

Howdi, I am trying to fire some code that will occur when I save an image in the media library, as per usual, I select the file, upload, enter the meta data and then click save. At this point I want ...
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TinyMCE - Insert media at the beginning of post

I want to modify TinyMCE in WordPress so that it inserts media (image etc.) always at the beginning of post contents. For this I need to change the cursor position to the beginning, insert media and ...
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Bug: Deleting file, then uploading same file again places file in an old month folder

This is an issue with wordpress's month based organization of media files. To re-create the issue: Delete an image file from a previous month Upload the same image file (same name) The newly ...
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Attaching images to multiple galleries

I've been wondering about this image/gallery issue for ages. So, I've got some images: lifestyle1.jpg, lifestyle2.jpg, lifestyle3.jpg, lifestyle4.jpg, kids1.jpg, kids2.jpg, kids3.jpg, ...
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How to Removing fields from the Media Uploader/Gallery on a Custom Post Type Edit Page

This post shows how to remove unwanted fields from the media uploader. It works great, but I want to limit it to a custom-post-type and I can't seem to figure out how to do it. I've tried the ...