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Prevent users from accessing mp3s in my uploads folder?

I have mp3 players set up to play mp3s on my site. The mp3s are all being uploaded to the uploads folder. I don't want people accessing these directly, meaning I don't want people to be able to ...
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The uploaded file exceeds the upload_max_filesize directive in php.ini

I'm trying to upload a XML file through Wordpress Importer It shows this error, no matter what the size of the file is. Even 10kb file throws up this error. My php.ini settings were set to 100MB, ...
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Unable to create directory

i have been noticing of late, after i upload my sites to a different server, i seem to have some sort of upload problem once i have copied and moved site using ftp to a new host i then can not ...
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Adding upload button in metabox

I want to add upload image button for the images and retrieve url. Can someone pls help me, i have been trying this for quite a few days. I'm using code from this thread Create more Meta Boxes as ...
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Allow only attachment uploaded to current post

The "Add Media" button allows any media to be added to current editor. I need the "Uploaded to this page" from the dropdown menu to be the only option available. Some time ago I found a solution ...
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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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Change default uploads file using wp Skeleton

I am using Wordpress Skeleton (https://github.com/markjaquith/WordPress-Skeleton) which pulls the themes etc out of the wp directory. I am trying to set it up so uploads have a custom url (eg: ...
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Uploaded files have permission 000

two days ago i updated wp to the newest version and this problem occurs since then. when i upload files to the media library, their file permissions are set to 000. means no rights. the files are ...
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Organize media uploads in folders - I have a physical access to (my) server

I'm very new to Wordpress. With the help of my friend I installed Wordpress on my server and finally we have our web online. However, I would like to upload some content in media library but I need to ...
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Media Upload to Subdomain does not upload correctly

I am setting up Media Upload to subdomain, but the actual image will not upload correctly. Wordpress-site: /home/site/www (http://sitename.com) Media-site: /home/fxsite/www/ /http://fx.sitename.com) ...
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Is it possible to upload text files (e.g. JSON) to wordpress blog in any way?

I want to show some code but it needs to be in a raw format, is it possible to upload a simple text file? I'm aware of the file type restrictions but if there is a nifty trick to do this it would be ...
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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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Way to force media uploader use custom image size

I've implemented media uploader to my custom category image plugin and was wondering can I somehow force it use my custom image size I've set only for categories. ... So in screen shot above, I'd ...
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Faster better ways of adding/updating images in Wordpress?

I've used/developed Wordpress for 7 years and one of the worst aspects of it is uploading images. It is a HUGE pain the ass. You have to go to the page, upload it through the dialog, then place it, ...
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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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how to dynamically access file upload fileds

in my custom plugin i wrote a php file for displaying a table in front end. and the datas used to display in that are taken from db and i added a input file upload field also but the file uploading is ...
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Multiple images with Media Uploader on front-end

I'm trying to implement a multiple image upload on a frontend form, using the built-in Wordpress Media Uploader. I managed to have a single image upload, but I can't find out how to have multiple ...
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Add a file upload field

I am building a plugin which has a file upload field in it's settings page. The files should not be image files but should be .doc, .txt etc. Struggling with the code for it. Any help would be greatly ...
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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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Give users a maximum upload capacity; limit the number of files a user can upload OR limit the number of files per upload

I'm using the Media Library on the front end of my website and I'd like to stop users from being able to spam my server by uploading an unlimited number of files. As such, I'd like to do one or maybe ...
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How can you limit the number of images / videos that can be uploaded to a WordPress post

there will be lot of users on my site who will be author uploading their posts. right now, they can upload as many images / videos per post as they want. i want to restrict them to upload maximum 4 ...
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Error uploading files bigger than 58 MB

For uploading files bigger than 58meg I get HTTP error. or IO error when using media uploader or 500 Internal Server Error when using browser uploader in WordPress v3.5.1 Multisite . It seems to get ...
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View content from uploaded file in editor

I have a custom metabox that let's the user upload .csv files while creating a page. The content of the .csv is shown on the created page at the "front-end". I would like to show the content on the ...
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563 views

Wordpress 3.5 Media Uploader - Only allow 1 upload and certain file types

I am trying to include the new WP Media Uploader in a Custom Meta Box. I found this tutorial: http://codestag.com/how-to-use-wordpress-3-5-media-uploader-in-theme-options/ However i am looking for ...
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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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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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Display users uploaded files as posts

So I have implemented the functionality where anyone can upload certain types of files with a title and description. I am having trouble with the idea displaying them as posts or list in the a certain ...
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Choosing images size when uploading

Is there a way to choose which image size I want to resize to when uploading? I need one image type to be for a featured image (resizing would be for thumbnail size and 900x350) and the other type ...
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No Thumbnails Generated

I setup WordPress on my own server and it's up and running...one thing that I have noticed is that WordPress doesn't generate any images I upload. Usually when I upload an image through WordPress it ...
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wp_editor on front end media upload jquery live error

I have set up a front end editor for a project I am working on. The editor is inside a div with display set to none. The user will click a button to get the editor div to show up. The issue I am ...
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342 views

How to disable plupload completely from latest wordpress 3.6 and make browser upload default

How can I disable plupload completely from latest wordpress 3.6 and make browser upload default? Thanks in advance.
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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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Uploaded images do not show on localhost

I'm working with Wordpress 3.3.1 on a local installation. I've uploaded an image file and it doesn't show up. The base directory is a symbolic link /var/www/wordpress/ that leads to ...
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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 to delete file uploaded by Plupload

I follow the steps from here to integrate the plupload in metabox. Everything is working fine. But I do found one disadvantages of this guide. When I click 'Remove' link from the uploaded images, it ...
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How would I put the multi image upload plugin only on one particular page or template

The 'page' part sets the image upload to show on all pages. I want it to only show on one specific page or selected template. public function __construct() { $this->post_types = ...
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Utilise WP_Customize_Image_Control to only show image picker

I would like to achieve the following (using a copy of twentytwelve): Turn off custom-header theme support to prevent users being able to upload their own images (achieved) Create own section in ...
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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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Site running slow on new server?

I recently uploaded a website to a new 123-reg server on a single WP installation (www.moseleycoachsales.co.uk). I had developed the site on my own hosted multisite environment ...
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wp.media upload PDF Thumbnails

I am using PDF Thumbnails to create jpgs from uploaded pdf. The newly created jpg is not showing in the media library until the media manager is closed and reopened. How can I get the new jpg to show ...
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Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress: Change directory upload based on user-edit page

I have already published this on StackOverflow, but I realised it would be better to post it here instead. I am using the CMB script (Custom Meta Boxes and Fields for WordPress) for uploading files ...
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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 media to WordPress through a web service

I would like to create a plugin through which I could expose a web-service for the media in WordPress. This service would allow external applications to upload and delete medias. Of course, the user ...
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add_image_size() to crop images into squares?

So I know about setting custom images with add_image_size('name',X,Y,Crop?) which is cool but I need to build something that will crop images, regardless of their size, into squares. Basically, I ...
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Wordpress post feature image not uploading

Wordpress admin side post page feature image not uploading. Getting error like below An error occurred in the upload. Please try again later. Please give me answer.
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File(X) is not within the allowed path(s):

I installed wordpress on a windows server with Parellels. It is a shared hosting. When i upload images it gives the following warning: Warning: file_exists() [function.file-exists]: open_basedir ...
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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 ...