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The Wordpress upload directory. [Read more about `wp_upload_dir()` here](http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/wp_upload_dir).

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Images in upload folder with hexadecimal names

I'm using Wordpress 3.4.1 with the Suffusion theme 4.3.0. I've noticed that there are a large number of images with hexadecimal names, like 54f96e1d5f478186f66bde9d6aeda625.jpeg. I'm wondering how ...
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Switched hosts to one with cPanel. To transfer my blog should I do the WP install or just be uploading my old WP directory & database?

I've never transferred a website before let alone a database. I believe I backed up the database to an .sql file and I haven't deactivated the old host yet in case I need to do it again. My main ...
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Moving existing media items to new upload path structure not updating full URL path

Have been developing a site and noticed that all of the media files were being saved in the default WP year/month/day rule in the wp-content/uploads directory. I decided to change this to assets and ...
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uploaded images not going to /uploads folder

having a huge problem with a site. i updated the theme to use post thumbnails (that's how old it is) and then when trying to upload an image to use as featured thumbnail: the images process/crunch ...
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Image not showing up in media loader success area - followup

This is part two to this question: Post Specific Uploader I am using an upload filter to put files in a location based on post_id. Now when the file uploads, the URL path in the meta is wrong and the ...
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Change upload directory for PDF files

I would like to change the upload directory for PDF files only, not for other files. For example, the PDF files would be uploaded to wp-content/uploads/pdf but other files would remain in ...
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why when I try to insert an image attachment along with a post does wp_get_attachment_url give me a very wrong file path?

I am using a new blog on WPMS (3.0.1, updating is not an option) to aggregate posts (and their featured image) from a few blogs on the same install, and I have to do it programmatically rather than ...
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Setting image upload absolute path?

In anticipation of a major upgrade, I moved the webroot from site_v1 to site_v2. The public url for the WP 3.3.1 install is still example.com/ (no change). I did a tar copy from the /site_v1 dir to ...
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Use wp_upload_dir() correctly

All, I'm using the Uploadify plugin to upload some images. I've included the uploadify folder in my themes folder. However, when I try and call uploadify.php I get the following error: Call to ...
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Changing upload dir in a plugin regardless of post type

I read this post and found it really interesting. I tried to modify it a little to make it work if you have a custom db table and not really a post type to rely on. So I tried to figure that out using ...
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Extending WP's upload/insert media functionality

I am writing my first plugin to upload PDF files to a user specified directory other than the media directory specified in the Media menu under settings. I need to extend the WP's native uploader so ...
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Can I upload media to a specific folder?

By default, media uploaded through the Wordpress dashboard goes into a folder determined by the current date. For example: /wp-content/uploads/2011/09/. Once the media is uploaded I'm not seeing any ...
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Media Upload Folder - how to manage

Situation : When uploading an image via the media uploader, WP automatically makes at least 3 additional sizes, that comes to 4 images including the original one. Most of the time, the images will be ...