An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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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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XML-RPC: How to add media caption to uploaded image?

I need to migrate non-WP data from an SQL database to posts in WP, and thought that using XML-RPC in a closed environment before deploying was a smart solution. This is my first WP project, so I'm ...
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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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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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controlling whether upload is attached to post or not

I'm using the new (3.5+) media upload API to open a media modal dialog from a post meta box, and select a file from the media library (as per ...
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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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Import of 200+ sermons

While this not a Development-specific question for WordPress, I am looking for a way to import 200+ sermons for our church website.. I have updated the mp3 files wtih mp3tag and all look good. I am ...
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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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Media uploads not correctly shown [closed]

I recently moved my website from a subdomain to the domain after development - then I got this problem: When I upload new images in the media uploader, they are not being correctly showed. Do ...
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Better way to detach media, via post edit

We need to be able to manage attached images more efficiently in WP4.0, I haven't been able to find a plugin that works optimally, in the way I am about to describe. We want to access the media ...
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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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media_sideload_image returning File is empty

I've tried everything I could find on the internet, but my media_sideload_image is still only giving the error File is empty. Please upload something more substantial. This error could also be caused ...
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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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Missing WP Media Settings Fields

I have a WordPress-based website, that is causing a number of problems when I try to upload any media. Media Library: After viewing my 'Media Settings', I've noticed that I am missing the default ...
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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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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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Media uploader edit image direct in edit-psot view

I want to make available to edit custom fields (its gallery) direct in edit-post view. Im using ACF plugin so I have this view: http://grabilla.com/04906-95db6a64-4c3f-497a-b312-67fff32ab21f.html I ...
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Media Attachment Custom Meta Fields not saving in Media Uploader when using jQuery UI Autocomplete

I am trying to write a plugin that adds a custom meta field to image attachments to give images a credit field. I use the 'attachment_fields_to_edit' and 'attachment_fields_to_save' filters. ...
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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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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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FTP files directly to Media Library wp-content\uploads

I would like to use an automated process to replicate a non-WordPress file folder in \wp-content\uploads\ and have the files automatically registered in the Media Library. I could use such a process ...
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Reject upload of wrong-sized images using the Media Uploader

I'm working on a super-strict setting for adding images to Custom Fields in the Post Edit screen. My optimal scenario would be to add a a Custom Error message when the user tries to upload an image of ...
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Set a custom URL for image in the Media Library?

I'm having some real frustration with the Media Library, as a WP beginner. What I'm expecting is that I can upload an image, and then reuse that image where I want within the site, using a standard ...
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How do I get around “Sorry, this file type is not permitted for security reasons”?

I was wondering how I could allow .tiff files to be uploaded in my wordpress site. I get the message "Sorry this file type is not permitted for security reasons". This question has been asked in ...
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Wordpress Media Image Manager — Creating Lots and Lots of Odd Sized Images

This is odd. Whenever I upload an image, I get a whole myriad of generated files. If I upload test_image.jpg (which is 971x698 pixels in size) I then get the following ten generated files: ...
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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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Make custom thumbnail size image in media_sideload_image function

I am using customize media_sideload_image just as provided in this post by @G.M. Now I want to create different sizes of images other than which WP default uses. Please provide suggestion
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Exporting WordPress -> Flickr

I have all of my images stored in posts on my Wordpress blog, but I'm a tad worried what would happen if my web host were to go offline. I could back them all up by zipping the wp-content/uploads ...
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Remove attached media

I've created a custom Page Template that grabs all the attached media (images) to the page using get_attached_media(). I'm adding the media by clicking on Add Media button above page title. If I ...
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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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Edit Image/Image Details - Replace button missing

I have a strange problem. I am dynamically populating content into Wordpress' tinyMCE editor. Part of this content is a placeholder image, that the user can then replace. The issue is when I click the ...
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Wordpress Media URLs?

I just launched a Wordpress site after having done all of the standard procedures: moved the uploads folder, uploaded the database, and did a search and replace on all of the urls in the database. ...
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Show attached media image if no thumbnail image detected

I use the if ( has_post_thumbnail() ){} to check if the post have thumbnail image, but this echo get_attached_media('image', $post->ID); displays the word Array I need to show the ...
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Echo Insert Media in input [duplicate]

my code input insert media <input type="text" name="Cat_meta[img]" id="upload_image" size="3" value="<?php if(isset ( $cat_meta['img'])) echo esc_html($cat_meta['img']) ?>"><br /> ...
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how to set Gallery Setting default Media File

When i create Gallery default is: Attachment page how to change default is media file or remove Attachment page . I don't want select is.
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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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Create input select image URL?

My code in functions is: <input type="text" name="Cat_meta[img]" id="Cat_meta[img]" size="3" style="width:60%;" value=" <?php echo $cat_meta['img'] ? $cat_meta['img'] : ''; ?>"> How to ...
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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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WordPress 3.5: Setting custom “full URL path to files” in the Media Library?

As the recent changes in WordPress 3.5 removed the "full URL path to files" option from media library I am wondering how to set this option to a custom path now? I need to set my "full URL path to ...
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Assign uploaded file to user

I'm developing a project in which I need to give the logged in user (editors) the option to "give" that uploaded file (media) to a specific user. In other words, i want to add an additional field in ...
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How do I secure a subdomain using UCC SSL?

I have a UCC SSL Certificate installed on my primary domain (example.com). I have 3 subdomains listed as Subject Alternative Names (SANs) (shop.example.com, distributors.example.com and ...
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Custom Link In Wordpress Media “Attachment Details” Upload Screen

When you click "Add Media" and from there select an image from that media library screen on the right you get a breakdown (the attachment details) related to that particular image. Right below the ...
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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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uploading images to specified directories

I am hoping that you can help me. I've tried finding plugins to do what I want to do but none of them really simplify the problem that I am trying to fix. I am trying to build a site for my ...
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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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Image path in posts (/uploads/yyyy/mm) does not match actual file location

I just moved to a new server and upgraded WordPress as well. Somewhere in the process my image paths in old posts got mismatched to the actual file location. All the old images are now broken. As an ...
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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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Intercepting 'Add Media' button click

I'm trying to simplify a little the media uploader for one of my clients. To do so, I'm trying to generate a new media uploader frame using 'wp.media...' on client side js. But when I click the 'Add ...
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How do I set a featured image straight from the post text editor?

I'm dealing with a migration of 5,000 posts from a non-WordPress platform into a new WP install. I would like content managers to be able to open each past post in the admin, then merely click an ...