An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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Native WordPress Media Uploader on WordPress Frontend

I am using a custom template on my site to enable frontend posting. I wanted to add an option to upload media(such as pictures) on this form exactly the way native WordPress backend has. In short I ...
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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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Filter Media Library by author or post_parent

I am trying to filter the Media Library so only media items that are uploaded by the current user OR children of the post being edited are visible. I've had no problem doing it if the conditions are ...
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How to get media objects

I am busy with a loop to return all media in the medialibrary in objects. I figured out how to get the images ( with wp_get_attachment_image('$mediaID') where the $mediaID is the id of the image ) ...
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Set Featured Image not opening - Stuck at loading

I am unable to set featured image for posts/pages. The 'set featured image window' opens but never loads and thumbnails. Then I tried to upload the image using Media, it stucks at crunching. But ...
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Mediaelement.js feature doesn't work

I am trying to add new feature to mediaelement.js. Here's one example http://mediaelementjs.com/examples/?name=loop Another example which I am trying to implement now is this- ...
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Audio Playlist : How to bind events for “track change”, “track end”?

I'm customizing native Wordpress playlist echo do_shortcode('[playlist ids="3267,3266,821"]'); I'd like to bind events to detect "track change" and "track end" and do something when those events ...
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Multisite, upload images directly to Amazon S3

I have created a multisite network but I've noticed people are uploading a lot of image files which are clogging up my server space. Is there a way I can amend the default network theme (Users are ...
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When editing images, apply changes to specific image size

The image editor only has these options: Apply changes to: All image sizes Thumbnail All sizes except thumbnail I have a custom image size that that I'd like to only apply the changes to. Is ...
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Get all posts (of any post type) an attachment is used in

It's not easy to count the amount of posts an image is attached to - WordPress simply doesn't keep track of that. It just keeps track of the post an attachment was originally uploaded to (not ...
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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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Inconsistencies when inserting [video] vs [audio] and [playlist] using AJAX

Below are some test cases listed: Insert audio or video [playlist] in the back-end TinyMCE. Result: it's always 100% wide. View post with audio or video [playlist]. Result: it's always 100% wide. ...
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Custom bulk action for media gallery items

I'm trying to add custom "Bulk Actions" to WP 3.5 new media gallery items. I started from this excellent tutorial which does exactly what I need, but with regular posts; so i tried to adapt it to work ...
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Media is not getting uploaded on specific site using wordpress xml-rpc

I am using WordPress XML-RPC to create post from one WordPress site to another WordPress site. Following is my code, my code is using these two functions. function ...
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Unattaching unlinked images

As I understand default WP behavior: When you upload an image to a post and save it (as a draft or published post), the image becomes "attached" to the post. This can be double checked by going to ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Errors when uploading images in WP 3.5

I'm trying to upload images in WP 3.5 to set featured images for posts. Unfortunately I get the following error message: An error occurred in the upload. Please try again later. The installed ...
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TinyMCE Add Media drag and drop

I am trying to use TinyMCE editor in custom page in wp admin "Settings" area. I am able to load it using wp_editor() with drag_drop_upload and media_buttons enabled. It loaded well. But the problem is ...
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How to split my uploaded media into directories?

I am reading the documentation of WordPress Media Library and it seems to me that it doesn't allow me to split my uploaded media into directories. Is it true? Why this choice? How can I implement ...
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media uploader filter library so see only images without parent post

I am using this code to enable users to upload images from front end. I would need to filter the library tab to only how images that do not have post_parent set. Any way to do that? Code below: ...
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Rewrites and Attachments

I'm currently working on a custom post type that has rewrite tags to allow for sub pages. e.g: showcases/project-name/media/ Media being the page. My problem is with attachments and media uploads, ...
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wp_generate_attachment_metadata returns empty array

foreach ($_FILES as $key => $file) { $uploadedImage = wp_handle_upload($_FILES[$key], $upload_overrides); pre_r($uploadedImage); if ...
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Add media column to edit post screen

I am trying to add a column in the edit post screen that shows any attached media. I found this code to do it with tags, but don't know how to change it to do Media attachments instead. //add media ...
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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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Cropping thumbnails to specific dimensions on front end post

Probably not the best title description but here we go. One of my custom post types is for youtube videos which I take the thumb from youtube and upload it as a thumbnail for the post. Now it's easy ...
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Site not getting correct featured image from my query

On the home page of my site I have a series of tiles that link to various parts of the site. One tile links to the blog and I have written some code to pull the latest post with an image attached to ...
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Adding A Custom Tab To The Insert Media / Add Featured Image Modal

The goal here is to be able to host images via an external CDN -- in this instance I want to leverage Adobe Scene7 because of it's dynamic imaging abilities. Scene7 is great because I can store one ...
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Add SWF file to wordpress through custom template

I am trying to attach an swf file to my website. I have that swf file in my local system. But wordpress is not alowing me to upload the swf file into the media library. I want to add that swf to my ...
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WP 3.9 - default Media Manager

I need that in the admin edit page, when the user clicks on “add Media”, the default in the new frame will be “Create Gallery” and not “Insert Media”. I think, that the script for it is in the ...
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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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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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Post and featured image have the same name, why is the attachment (image) is showing and not the post?

How do I get the actual POST to display - and not the thumbnail of the image? I have tried to redirect the attachment to the parent post, but that gets caught in a redirect loop. For an example - ...
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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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How can I rotate images in Wordpress?

I'm receiving the following error while I attempt to edit images within Wordpress: "Could not load the preview image. Please reload the page and try again." What would cause this? Wordpress ...
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Wordpress Media Manager 3.5 - default link to

Media Manager once again. This time I'm looking for a simple hack/hook/filter to change default "Attachment Display Settings" from media manager. The option is "Link To" that is default set to "Media ...
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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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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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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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define multiple post thumbnails

i'm building a page for catalogs which shows all subpages in a grid with their selected post thumbnail. That works without a problem. Now I need a solution how to define 2 more pictures as a special ...
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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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How to Protect Uploads, if User is not Logged In?

I use wordpress for a private site where users upload files. I use the "Private WordPress" to prevent access in to the site if the user is not logged in. I would like to do the same to the files ...
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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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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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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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Media upload freezes according to metabox order

I created a custom post type and 3 metaboxes for it in the admin section. It looks great and the admin panel for that custom post has, indeed, the 3 boxes. These boxes have all the same code (with a ...
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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 ...