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How to call Wordpress First Image Post or else Attached Image or Default

Can anyone help me develop a wordpress script that [IF] will get first image post and if it doesn't exist it will [ELSE] get first attached (uploaded) image. Theoretically: [IF exists] <img ...
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Share unique file with unique registered user (looking for plugin)

before I deploy with my WP project, I'd like to know one's opinion on following: I have WP page which has something as a simple payment gateway connected to GoPay (called "Fakturace"). After a ...
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Correct Syntax for uploading files to custom directory in Wordpress

I have current PHP code that works when attaching files on a form. The files have to go to a certain directory. I know that while attaching in Wordpress I need to use a different syntax. However, I've ...
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WordPress Site not working only on my pc after upload Image [on hold]

I have a tutorial site http://www.tutoground.com/ I am trying to upload some images and it stopped only for my PC I have also discussed for it with hosting provider. there is no issue at their end. ...
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How do you reset file permissions when WP Engine is your host? [on hold]

I'm not able to upload and images through Wordpress to my site and it also says I don't have permission to add or edit files through FTP either. It says I have insufficient privileges even though I'm ...
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Attachment Filter not displaying correctly in Media Uploader

I'm working on a plugin that uses the Media Uploader. Everything's working fine except for one little thing. When rendering the Media Uploader Modal box, it shrinks the Media Attachment Date Filter ...
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Looking for plugin to upload documents that can be rated and downloaded [on hold]

Ive done a lot of googleing and found the usual suspects for document repositories etc, but there not quite what im looking for. Think of a teacher resources site where you can download worksheets or ...
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post_id missing from the wp-admin file upload request

I'm trying to upload an attachment using the "Add Media" button placed right above the editor. The request goes to the wp-admin/async-upload.php file. I can put a var_dump($_REQUEST); call there. ...
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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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Could a large quantity of files in the uploads folder affect performance?

There is a site, where images are not organized into month- and year-based folders. There are more than 20 000 of images in one folder (uploads) now. When I try accessing the folder via a file ...
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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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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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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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Specified file failed upload test. wp_upload_handle

So I managed to write a peice of code that allows me to upload a zip file, im not even sure where it gets uploaded too, and I am doing it on my localhost with apache in control (www-data). the code is ...
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After I upload a file to library its name converted to dashes

I've a problem when I upload Attachment file (any extension) with Arabic name, for example اسم الصورة.jpg, It renamed to -------------.jpg ! I've plugins to crop the uploaded Image, I tried to ...
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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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Specified file failed upload test. Error When Uploading Image From Front-end

This is my code: $file_return = wp_handle_upload($_FILES['my-photo'], array('test_form' => FALSE)); if(isset($file_return['error']) || isset($file_return['upload_error_handler'])) { echo "And ...
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Front-end Ajax File Upload

I'm working on a project where registred users can upload file to a specific post type. For a more fluid navigation, I'm making this whole part with Ajax, so the page never reloads. However I'm having ...
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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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Save the outputted image into the Media Library, with a different filename and extension

For example, I have this "/image.php" file in my "/theme-directory": header ('Content-Type: image/png'); $im = @imagecreatetruecolor(120, 20) or die('Cannot Initialize new GD image stream'); ...
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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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Upload folder permissions suddenly changed on all WP sites on same server

All my media linrary uploads were working until today when I tried uploading some pdf's and images to one of the WP sites on my server. I checked the other sites on same server and same thing ...
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How to update post meta on uploaded image from a custom form?

I have a custom PHP submission form wherein if I submit the form the entry will be created as a custom post. I am able to update post meta boxes for textareas and input fields but can't get uploaded ...
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Automatically Add Caption in image

I want to automatically add caption for each picture appears in the name of the image or the alternative text example Caption add automatic
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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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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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Custom “Uploads” Dir: “Edit Image” in Media Library broken

Directory Structure I have customized my (local) install (dev box). The current directory structure is: ./root |- wp (WordPress Core root) \ |- wp-config.php |- wp-content (Content and ...
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Regenerate thumbnails after upload

I have this nice little code coming straight from the Wordpress codex if($_FILES['user_picture']['size'] != 0): if ( ! function_exists( 'wp_handle_upload' ) ) require_once( ABSPATH . ...
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Process uploads with phpThumb before generating thumbnails

I was wondering if anyone knew a way (via function, plugin, or another method) of using phpThumb to process an image on upload, and then for Wordpress to generate it's usual image sizes from both the ...
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wordpress upload permission on nginx & ubuntu

I have a problem with wordpress upload folder permission on nginx/ubuntu VPS. keep getting the error: “asr.jpg” has failed to upload due to an error Unable to create directory uploads/2014/02. ...
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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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Uploading Images to Media Library via wp_handle_sideload() fails

My basic scenario is the following: I have a directory on my server that gets filled with images via ftp every once in a while. I would want to move these images to the wp upload directory and then ...
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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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Get image post ID in media upload

I am developing a plugin that adds a Custom Post Type to my theme. It's a retail directory and the post type is a retail listing. Everything is working fine. I can upload content to the DB and then ...
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plupload.predictRuntime ERROR in Wordpress when Media Upload

plupload.predictRuntime ERROR in Wordpress when Media Upload. Shows this screen: It doesn't uploads or shows any image, and the error shown at debugging in Chrome is:
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Media Library, Files not displaying once uploaded. Recent problem

have spent past two days trying to troubleshoot problem with uploads to Media library. In fact, things are now worse than they were yesterday, when at least they were present in edit mode. Since ...
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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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How to find out if all enqueued files are uploaded?

I am using a script that identifies jpgs and pngs by their filename and adds them to various posts. I would like to auto-run the script as soon as the last image of a bunch of files is uploaded ...
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No file when adding media directly to a post

I am working on a plugin to do some processing of uploaded images. The code below works fine when I upload an image using the media library. However, when I try to upload media directly into a post ...
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Add tinymce buttons to caption textarea in media uploader

I want to add some basic tinymce buttons ( Bold, italic, underline ) to caption textarea in media uploader in WordPress. (Shown in attached image) I dig a little bit into wordpress core in media.php ...
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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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Upload folder is not writable, even when permissions are correct

I recent migrated my site from Godaddy to Webfaction. On migration, I get this error: Upload folder is not writable. Export and file upload features will not be functional. Naturally, I check ...
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How to allow logged out users to upload media?

How do i allow non logged in users access to the media library for uploads? I am making an anonymous blog, i got posting with images to work, but i need the media button above the editor to work so ...
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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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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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Saving/Writing/Adding file to upload folder

Within a plugin I am generating an image, I would like to save this image to the upload folder and update the WPDB with the location of said file. I cant find any build in wordpress functions to ...
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Image Upload from URL doesn't work

I'm using the latest version of WordPress and a custom theme. I can upload images from my computer but not via URL. Using URL, the image DOES upload in /wp-content/uploads/ directory, but the post is ...
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Trigger refresh for new media manager in 3.5

I'm trying to figure out how it's possible to 'refresh' the media library in the new media dialogue in 3.5. I'm adding images from an external image library to the WordPress library (via a tab/iFrame ...
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wp_handle_upload returns empty error array

I am trying to do an upload via ajax and really dont want to use the regular wordpress media uploader. It is too much stuff and all i want to do is upload single image. I have everything working the ...
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Why does my functions.php cause white-screen and media-library issues?

Overview: I was authoring a child-theme, and realized that functions.php was causing problems with the media-library and caused a "white-screen" to appear after editing a post. I fixed the issue by ...