This include all question concerning the process of uploading file, whether from the WP Admin Pages or from a front end editor.

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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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Batch upload to create posts each with one image, headline, and body text

I've been handed 300 images, 300 headlines, and 300 paragraphs by a client. Is there a way for me to place all of this in a CSV file (or other format) and upload the whole shebang into a fresh ...
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Wordpress creates unused (unregistered) image sizes

I have a news blog created on WordPress. I've set up WordPress to create 3 resized versions of images when uploading them. 315x215(featured image with cropping option enabled) 620x (to create images ...
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“Add Media” button in custom plugin

I'm writing a custom plugin and i would like to add the "Add Media" button. I just need to upload media, not to retrieve any content/data from the uploaded file. How can I add this button? Thanks
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546 views

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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Limit WP Uploader to certain file types only in pages

I have a page where I'm using the WP Editor and allowing users to insert images into posts. I'm trying to limit their ability to only add images and I do this with the following filter: ...
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730 views

Getting Details Of Uploaded Image

I'm using Wordpress' upload system (as explained here) on my plugin's admin page. I can upload an image and get this image's URL. But i need attachment ID, image caption etc. How can i reach them? I ...
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278 views

Upload image without media-upload

I've been looking a while and didnt found: How to create simple, old, good, upload via 'Browse' button and 'Dir' field that will upload and return image url. I dont want to use media-upload. Would ...
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492 views

Share media among different domains

I have multiple Wordpress instances that live on separate domains (not a multisite installation). Since they provide the same content in different languages I'd like to share the images among these ...
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how to Update multiple Image in registration plugin?

I try to update multiple image upload in my plugin. I hook my code in admin profile part. I get image from usermeta table. My insert multiple image is work but update is not working. I create code for ...
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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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Add inline uploader to plugin option page

I would like to implement an inline file uploader to my plugin's option page as introduced in new media grid view of the WP media library: I imagine having this drag & drop uploader in the page ...
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wp_delete_attachment doesn't delete images in wp-content/uploads/

My function lets users delete their uploaded images in the front-end. However, they're only deleted in the Media Library. That means that they're still in wp-content/uploads/. public static ...
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Plugin “Relocate Upload” errors [closed]

I am using the plugin, Relocate Upload so that I can move some uploaded files to a specified folder. I get the following error when I move a file... Warning: Illegal string offset 'sizes' in ...
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Disable image rename on upload

When I upload an image (test.jpg) with the Media manager it creates the same image with a digit after its name (test1.jpg). I disabled image cropping so files like test-[width]x[height].jpg don't ...
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How to add upload image on custom post type wordpress [duplicate]

I have created a custom type post on wordpress, when i have added file upload I couldn't save and get the image, so if there is anyway to solve this problem show me how. an other thing how can i show ...
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add upload image on custom post type wordpress [closed]

I have created a custom type post on wordpress, when i have added file upload I couldn't save and get the image, so if there is anyway to solve this problem show me how. an other thing how can i show ...
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How to get attachment id as soon as it is uploaded through media uploader in jquery?

Using jquery, I am trying to get image attachment id of all images requested to upload through media uploader on post edit page or upload.php. Here is what I tried but this works after all images are ...
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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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How to change html generated by wordpress media uploader

I have managed to change the output of wordpress media uploader using image_send_to_editor exampled below (where the output is image:($url)) However I want to do the same with other files like ...
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How to upload multiple Image for use registration form in wordpress?

I have following code in my registration form plugin to upload single image in media library.please suggest me to implement this code to upload multiple image. <td>Image: </td> ...
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3k views

How to crop thumbnail height to auto with set width

I'm looking for a way to only set the width of a thumbnail size and let the height set auto. So if I have two images. One is 600px/420px and one is 600px/600px. I want to set only the width of the ...
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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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Change S2member secure folder location [closed]

I want to change the protected folder for downloads of the s2member plugin, currently it is s2member-files located in wp-content/plugins/ but I want to protect another folder located in ...
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Force aspect ratio in media settings in wordpress

I am showing featured images of posts in a blog page, I'm using medium-size of media settings, but the images I upload doesn't have the same aspect ratio so when I resize my window to a different ...
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How to upload user profile multiple image from frontend in wordpress?

I create my custom registration form plugin at frontend. Now I need that user can upload multiple image and save it on user table and also save it on user profile folder. I use many plugin like Custom ...
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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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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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Restrict Media Library to one user except for admins

I have this function to restrict the media library to one user. However I have a few admins who need access to the whole library. How can I make all of it available for admins only ? /*restirct ...
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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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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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custom plugin with upload files does not work

I an creating a custom plugin that used shortcodes.. then it will have a feature that will upload files and stores it in wp-content/uploads/ directory.. but it seems I got an error.. Warning: ...
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How to remove list view from media library?

I'd like to remove list mode from media library and let users see grid-mode only. I've seen it's a matter of $modes = array( 'grid', 'list' ); in upload.php but I don't want to mod the core.
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Insert media button will always add into the same tinyMCE editor

I have an issue with the insert-media button. I have 2 instances of tinyMCE with both Add Media button. When I add a media in one of the two tinyMCE, all my media will go in this after, whatever which ...
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354 views

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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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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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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1k views

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 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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Set a maximum upload count for users on a specific user role

For users with the Contributor user role, I want to restrict the total amount of images that they are allowed to upload. I found this code posted on an answer here: add_filter( 'wp_handle_upload', ...
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Function that prevents users from uploading photos more photos

Mjello, I'm struggling with this function that prevents users from uploading more photos than what their membership are entitled to. So they have 10 photos to upload. When they've reached 0 they ...
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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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Minimum Image Dimension not apply to every image

I found a way on this site to restrict authors from uploading images if they are smaller then specific dimensions. This worked perfectly for me, till I reached the next problem; I need a workaround ...
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Missing a temporary folder despite settings in wp-config.php

When trying to upload media to my Wordpress 4.0 running on a shared Apache 2.2.14, PHP 5.3.2 host, I get the error message "Missing a temporary folder". I have no influence over the php.ini which is ...
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Get metadata of all files in the media

I need to retrieve metadata of files that are not images such as word, excel or pdf documents. I tried using get_post_meta( $post_id ); and wp_get_attachment_metadata( $attachment_id ); I'm only ...
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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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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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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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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 ...