An image, audio or a video comprises a media.

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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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Embed button for post screen

i would really appreciate it if someone could help me change the "add media" button on the post screen, and make it rather go straight to "insert from url" so that my users embed a link without ...
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Why would media_sideload_image() not work locally?

I designed a theme for a client that sideloads an image returned from an API. It has always worked and it's still working on their live website. My staging environment used to be a separate account ...
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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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Reload or Refresh Wordpress 3.5 Media Manager

I was wondering if it is possible just to reload or refresh the new 3.5 Media Manager. I am currently running into a problem where I want to add new tabs dynamically but they are only added once I ...
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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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File Not Found error returned when trying to access Media Library in Wordpress 4.2. Plugins cannot be installed either

Please help me figure out how to access my media files through the admin dashboard. All media files are present at the server level. I can upload a file through the admin dashboard, but cannot see ...
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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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How to use uploaded image as custom field in front-end and don't attach the image to the post

I am trying to make a custom field to allow user to upload image in front-end and the uploaded image url is going to be the custom field value. how can I do this ?
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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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Filter for Media Library

I want my users to apply a filter in Photoshop every time they upload an image. Naturally, people are forgetful so I want to remind them of that in the Media Library Screen. I search around which ...
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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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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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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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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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Hide old attachments from wp media library

I am trying to limit the files that are shown in the wordpress media library popup (from wp_editor). Currently every single file that I have ever uploaded to my site is shown in the library but I ...
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Failed media upload: “The uploaded file was only partially uploaded.”

I am running Linux CentOS 5.8 and I have my web pages using WordPress 4.0. I am trying to uplad jpg photos to server via WordPress, but it randomly fails. I uploaded few photos, and then I get ...
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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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How to delete uploads not in media library?

How to delete uploads not in media library? I have lot of images in my uploads folder but doesn't in media library. Exist some method how this do it?
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Bulk Edit Media Including ACF/Custom Fields

I have two main questions but here's the scenario. I run a festival website. Photographers will upload photos to the site. They will need to relate it to an Artist and an Event, so when viewing the ...
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Plugin or method to delete uploads not in media library?

Over time working on a local and development server I've accumulated some junk in my wp-content/uploads folder which are not in the database. The folder and database entry are fairly large and so I ...
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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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Why wordpress can't generate metadata of big images

I have the following upload routine (compact): $movefile = wp_handle_upload( $file, $second ); ... $attach_id = wp_insert_attachment($attachment, $filePath); $attach_data = ...
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Wordpress Taxonomy Filter always show nothing

I have currently the following problem: I registered a new Taxonomy (called 'mediacategory'), but I got some problems by creating a filter. The script is working with the default taxonomy 'category' ...
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media_handle_upload : undefined function?

I have been working with a front end upload and post creation script. For some reason calling the media_handle_upload function from my project-save.php file is returning as an undefined function. Is ...
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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 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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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 can I copy attachment in multisite without duplicating media

In Wordpress multisite, I need to copy post from one blog to another. No problem there. Now, each post have some attachment linked to it. I can copy attachment too, but it will store the same media in ...
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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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Proper way to change the path of uploads folder for existing WordPress site

Until now I have used default WordPress directory structure, however since I started using GIT, I plan to setup WordPress as a submodule and also change the paths of upload folder. Since the path for ...
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Loading a different theme stylesheet for mobile

So I'm trying to have a different theme stylesheet load for mobile devices. This isn't really for styling, but for the combining of style sheets; I don't need all of the plugins on the mobile version. ...
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Different upload path per file type

I want to have two different paths for different files. For example, I have all .zip and image files all in the same locations. What I am wanting to the have images in one path (eg. ...
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PHP upload multiple files with different input field names using media_handle_upload

I'm trying to upload multiple images with different names from input fields on my WP site. The images will be attached to the post as metas. postThumbnail will be the post's featured image and ...
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Wordpress Media library not displaying images

Last week i have updated wordpress, but some how after update media library stopped working. It uploads image but images but not showing on media library popup. I tried to inspect requrest ...
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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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Removal of Media Gallery pictures

When I delete pictures from the media gallery ,does it delete the photos from the post that has been published?
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image alt text in url opens image in wordpress yoast seo issue

Strage issue on my site. The text in alt tag when placed in the url like http://sitename/pagetitle/alttext opens the image on http://sitename/pagetitle page causing issue in the seo :( Simply the ...
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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 can you change all past posts' images to link to none instead of the image file?

I'm working with a new client who has a ton of existing posts. She has a lot of inline images and for some reason they all link to the image files. I know how to change this for future posts by adding ...
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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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Help with WordPress slider

I Created a Theme for Wordpress and i created a slider.php file in inc folder . How i can call this file to show after the header . +the slider.php file will be used to declare the slider style ...
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Filename and Extension Gone! Media Upload

Since last night when I try and upload an image (say example.jpg) wp removes the filename and file extension so that it shows up as the following in both the uploads directory as well as the metadata ...
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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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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 to get the output, but I cannot, so I tried ThickBox and I got the ...
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How to make caption field required in media library?

Hi, my question is easy. I don't know how to make the caption's textarea required for user. Is it possible to do this? Thank you.
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wp.media add context

I have wp.media frame on my plugin to upload doc, docx file. I am filtering the uploaded file. If uploaded other than supported file, it will display this error I am filtering it at ...
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Disable drag and upload in Media Library

Does any one knows a valid/standard way to disable drag and upload when accessing the media library in the admin area? In order to make this sense to you, I'm building a multisite and user of sub-site ...
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Replacing all attachment links in post with media file link

I'm working on a Wordpress site, where all images inside posts are linking to the corresponding attachment pages. I want to use a lightbox but obviously this would require changing all the links back ...