An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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WordPress Built In Dialog Box For My Plugin

I need a modal box like media upload in post edit page. but in that i just need to insert a html form using ajax call .. i tried get it the output. but i cant so i tried ThickBox and i got the ...
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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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How to make “Upload files”selected by default in Insert Media?

I am frustrated having to click on the "Upload Files" constantly instead of the first choice being Upload Files in posts editor....How can i make “Upload files” selected by default instead of "Media ...
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Wordpress core responsive video not working with shortcode

I cannot get the video from Wordpress core to behave responsively. I'm using the following CSS: .videocontent { width: 100%; height: 100%; max-width: 1024px; margin: 0 auto; } ...
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Update wp.media state (mainly order) of images in Add Media Modal

I have to mimic a feature that was part of Wordpress 3.5 but was removed in Wordpress 4.0. When I am seeing the files uploaded to a post in the Add Media Modal, if I chose "Uploaded to this post", I ...
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Adding .mov files (not from YouTube)

Brand new to WordPress. Using it from GoDaddy and when I try to upload my video .mov file (it's only 10MB) I get an error saying it's not a valid media type. Any ideas? Thanks.
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Auto upload images from server directory to media library

I used the code below for auto upload the images, how to check if image exists don't upload it. function WPSE_1595_image_post() { // We need to use the default uploads dir $wp_upload_dir = ...
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Massive photogallery import

I have this scenario: about 200 photo galleries to recreate in Wordpress from an old wordpress site. All I have is the .xml WXR for the post_type "photogallery" that basically creates the gallery and ...
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How to get all inline images in post content?

I want to get all inline images in the post content. The get_children() method doesn't work for me because they could add the same photo twice. Also this only gets "attached" images, and they could ...
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“Add Media” only shows “Full Size” under Attachment Display Settings

I can't seem to figure out why this dropdown is only showing "Full Size" as the option. I have the default "thumbnail", "medium", and "large" set in Settings, and I've also added a few custom sizes in ...
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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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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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Restricting users to view only media library items they have uploaded?

I want users to be able to upload photos using add_cap('upload_files') but in their profile page, the Media Library shows every image that's been uploaded. How can I filter that so that they can only ...
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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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Display Media Uploader in Own Plugin on Wordpress 3.5

I have little problem with Media Uploader in new WordPress 3.5. I created own plugin which is upload the picture. I'm using this code JS: <script type="text/javascript"> var file_frame; ...
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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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Slow wp_enqueue_media()

I have developed a WordPress plugin for my site that utilises the WP Media uploader to store files... To do this my plugin contains the following code: function enqueue_scripts() { ...
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Custom post type with a forced fixed aspect ratio image crop

What I am looking for is similar to a couple other questions. The links are: Creating an Image-Centric Custom Post Type? Using Default WordPress Custom Header Image Crop Feature in a Post Type / ...
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wp_enqueue_media() and upload_mimes problem

Using the following code, I'm trying to allow only certain image types to be upload/selected with the WordPress media API. So I'm using add_filter on upload_mimes to restrict the mime types allowed. ...
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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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Extending the “Add Media”-Dialog … how do I finally insert something to the Post?

I'm developing a plugin, which extends the "add media"-Button in the Post-Editor. I found an example (I think it was nextGen Galley maybe) where wp_iframe is used in the add media dialog. For some ...
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Why can I not paste an image from the clipboard?

At some point, I remember being able to paste images from the clipboard straight into my post as I was editing. This no longer works. I just upgraded from 3.something to 4.2.2 to see if that would ...
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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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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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For what security reasons are svgs blocked in the media uploader?

I see that SVGs are blocked by default in the media uploader and you have to add it as a supported MIME type in functions.php. What security reasons are behind this?
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get_attached_media() returns empty array if media file already used by another post

I wish to retrieve the different PDF and ZIP files attached to a single post and display them in a specific section, outside the content, using the WP function get_attached_media(). While my 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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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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New wordpress uploads are broken

I have been running a network of WordPress sites (Multisite) since version 3.8.1. I've been constantly updating plugins and core. At some point, I discovered that uploading new images yields broken ...
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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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Retrieving JSON data in ajax request from media uploader

I'm having some problems getting my JSON data that's being passed via an ajax request. I'm trying to implement the media uploader into a plugins settings page. I've got it functioning properly using ...
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How to prevent intermediate images from being created but keep the sizes available for selection in the media library?

I am writing a plugin that will make use of an image service for resizing images. I want to keep the ability for users to select different image sizes, but I don't want Wordpress to create ...
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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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Update media file url in wordpress media library

Currently my videos are hosted within my wp installation. I want to move all videos to my new server. Currently, my media url are as follows http://mysite.com/wp-content/uploads/video01.mp4 I am ...
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Disable edit media for non-admin

I am using WordPress 4.2.2 and I am the site admin. I want it so my registered users can't edit media like images. How can I hide this edit option for users (non-admins)? See yellow circled button in ...
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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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How do I create a custom add media button modal?

I've created a custom media button for the admin in editing posts, but am having trouble figuring out how to create a view for the modal. I'm not trying to insert uploaded media; I'm trying to allow ...
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How to add new tab to media upload manager with custom set of images?

I would like to add new tab to upload manager and inside list images from theme_folder/images/patterns I tried something like this to add a tab but it does not work for me since it is adding tabs ...
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use plugin to copy media files from primary site to another network site

I have developed a plugin (specific to our network) that will copy certain posts from siteA to siteB. I can handle everything except the images which look to be specific to one site via the media ...
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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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WP3.5 Media Uploader - how to make it accept multiple images?

I'm wondering how to make WP3.5 media uploader return 2 or more items in attachement? It always runs once even if 2 items are selected. The code: $('.button').on('click', function(){ var ...
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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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Loop media by “uploaded By”?

I have a webpage that I want to display images that are uploaded by a certain author. In the backend if I look at media, each image has an 'Uploaded By' attribute, and then it says the authors name. ...
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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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Change categories count to include media attachments

I am creating a gallery that will automatically display new images from a chosen category and its subcategories. I have set up the categories so that they will apply to media using: ...
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tb_show not showing a media upload window . custom plugin

I can't figure out why the media uploader doesn't show. I'm trying to do a media upload window so the user can upload a file. The problem is, when I click on the Upload button, nothing happens, the ...
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Post comments getting added to unrelated media, not post

I'm in the process of setting up and testing a new WP install (this is my first time setting up my own WP site). With a test user I added a comment to a post. After refreshing the post page a few ...
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Add fields to the WordPress media uploader

I am trying to add an URL field to the WordPress media uploader using following code: /** * Add an URL field to gallery attachments * * @param $form_fields array, fields to include in attachment ...
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How to display all images “Uploaded By” an author

I have multiple users, that have the ability to upload media. When I look at the media library it shows the file information, and included at the bottom is an "Uploaded By 'username'" How can I use ...
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Provide New/Existing Users with Pre-Uploaded Media Images?

When a new user joins my site I want to give them the option of using pre-uploaded images. As of now, when they go to "add media" it's BLANK and they can only view files they upload. How can i ...