An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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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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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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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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Customizing default Mediaelement player

Good morning/afternoon everyone. Been playing around with the default wordpress mediaelement player and definitely loving it. I managed to customize the layout a little by overriding some css values ...
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Change WordPress' media upload URL?

This isn't the usual "How do I change the media upload folder?" question. Our entire site is run through a CDN. The CDN drops POST requests with a 5-6MB file so the WordPress uploads fail. I can work ...
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Insert Images at Master Uniform Height

I'm trying to figure out a way to insert images from the media library into the post editor at a uniform height... but by selecting one option. For example, I set a height like "300" somewhere (like ...
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Can't upload media, permissions are correct

I did a manual backup and re-install of a WP site, and it worked fine. Then my client updated some plugins, regretted it and asked me to restore the site to its previous state. I used the same backup ...
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Add inline uploader to plugin option page

I would like to implement an inline file uploader to my plugin's option page as introduced in new media grid view of the WP media library: I imagine having this drag & drop uploader in the page ...
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Disable image rename on upload

When I upload an image (test.jpg) with the Media manager it creates the same image with a digit after its name (test1.jpg). I disabled image cropping so files like test-[width]x[height].jpg don't ...
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Media and products does not show after adding new

Hello fellow wordpress developers, I have created a site with wordpress and woocommerce and I have a problem with the media and the products. After I enabled quick Cache (now I think it's called ...
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How to change html generated by wordpress media uploader

I have managed to change the output of wordpress media uploader using image_send_to_editor exampled below (where the output is image:($url)) However I want to do the same with other files like ...
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Triggering a task to a queue upon saving a custom post

Here's my ideal scenario for the use case I'm exploring. 1.) user creates a new custom post type record with a bunch of custom fields. One of these is a url field. 2.) upon saving the record, I'd ...
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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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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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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_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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Set a maximum upload count for users on a specific user role

For users with the Contributor user role, I want to restrict the total amount of images that they are allowed to upload. I found this code posted on an answer here: add_filter( 'wp_handle_upload', ...
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How to retrieve a value from an input field in a media view template

I've created a media view template with two input fields (width and height) and I was wondering how to retrieve the values entered in them in a media controller o view. PHP: function ...
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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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Custom dropdown filter in media grid view

With the new grid mode in the media library the good old WP_List_Table specific restrict_manage_posts filter for adding custom filtering options is not available. All happens through JavaScript. I ...
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Get metadata of all files in the media

I need to retrieve metadata of files that are not images such as word, excel or pdf documents. I tried using get_post_meta( $post_id ); and wp_get_attachment_metadata( $attachment_id ); I'm only ...
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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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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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Switch to the library tab in the media uploader

I'm developing a plugin that adds a tab to the media uploader to add external videos to the media library via oembed. Everything works as expected but I need to switch to the library tab after adding ...
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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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How to manage assets in gigantic multi-page website?

I need to manage assets in Wordpress dynamically. When I mean assets, I don't mean the media (videos, photos, sounds). In my website, I have custom posts that can get customized with icons, banners ...
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Add/change multipart_params parameter when uploading post image

I'm working on plugin that optionaly manipulates uploaded content (images). I managed to add some additional fields on "Insert media" popup under "Drop files anywhere to upload" text, but I need to ...
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Rotate image media item 90° anti/clockwise ajax front end function?

Is there a rotate image function that I can create a button on the front end of my website, using ajax inconjuction with the id number of the media item? I'm thinking having 2 buttons, rotate left ...
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Customize WordPress Upload Directory

I'm trying upload certain files to the following custom director: /wp-content/uploads/audio/yyyy/mm However, the year and month directories are not being created properly. They are showing up like ...
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How to trigger a refresh in the media modal

I'm developing a plugin that adds a new tab to the media modal, and I need to know a way trigger a refresh of the attachments tab so it shows newly added attachments. This is the code I'm using: ...
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Increase Size Limit of Media Files Wordpress 4.1

I have edited (created) the php.ini file and the .htaccess file in accordance with this post. I have also found a plug-in (called Upload Max File Size) that claims to raise the file size limit of ...
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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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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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Stop WordPress from reserving slugs for media items?

I am experiencing some odd behavior, that apparently happens "out of the box" with WordPress. If I upload a file through the media manager called: services.jpg; then go try to create a page with the ...
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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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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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Media Library broken images

When I upload image to WP they randomly appear as broken links I can drop the files on the Media Library or Select the files and some files are always shown as broken. I can delete the files and ...
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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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media_handle_sideload duplicating images

I'm using media_handle_sideload() to copy featured images for news stories to local Media items. But the trouble I'm having is that when doing so, the function seems to be creating duplicate entries - ...
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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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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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Force relative path in media library for LAN deployment

I have created a Xampp powered local wordpress install. This will be used at my work as a sort of "intranet" using LAN - I have no intentions of deploying it on a server, as it is not required by what ...
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Correct Post Count ( All | Published | Drafts | Pending | Trash ) for Custom Post Type when restricting to view own posts

I want to restrict users in wordpress to view their own post and media items only. Following the steps given in the below link I have developed the plugin to restrict users to view the own posts and ...
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Is it possible to use media_sideload_image to upload local files?

I want to add media_sideload_image to upload a file programmatically . I've got it working when the image URL is online (e.g. http://etc...) but not when it's a local file from my hardrive or network ...
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Automatically attach image to post if they have the same title

I have 200 images in my WP install. Currently, each image... has its own post (the post title is the same as the image title) is the featured image of that post is inserted into the post ...
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How Can Make Slug Editable in Edit Media?

Default wordpress is allowed to change only last part of attachment permalink. But with some seo reason and duplicate word problem i want to make slug editable. There are any way to make slug ...
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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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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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WP media manager in metabox to choose all media types

I'm trying to make a metabox for featured media on my posts, and would like to use the Media Manager like it is used in the editor, which is with all the options. I've tried this and similar things ...
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Upload images using FTP and show them in media

Hello, This weekend one of my websites was hacked and all photos was removed (the folder uploads). That means the images in my site doesn't work. :( I had a backup of that folder and I have recovered ...