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How to disable Wordpress Media resize different size version?

When i upload to a media, Wordpress is resize it to many version like that 2016-04-03_23-36-35-90x65.png 2016-04-03_23-36-35-120x80.png 2016-04-03_23-36-35-360x240.png 2016-04-03_23-36-35-480x320....
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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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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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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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make default upload folder year/month/day wordpress without plugin

is there any way to change in code and make it when you click(enable) “Organize my uploads into month- and year-based folders. ” it to be default year/month/day ……… without any plugin.. Can anyone ...
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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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Rename attachment filenames to attachment ID on upload

I have been trying this code out (based on this Change attachment filename ), it does not work properly. For instance, featured image is not being displayed in admin panel single post, neither are ...
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WP Capabilities to Add Media, Use Media, But Not Edit Them

I just want to have role that can specifically adding media, use the existed media, but not edit OR delete them. I was looking for the capability, but I don't see it listed. Or it's really ...
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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 (!isset($uploadedImage['...
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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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Wordpress Media frame pre load images from ids

Im using custom metabox button to create wp media frame with this code, var frame, selection, idsField = $('#_fills_ids'); frame = wp.media({ title: 'Select or Upload Media Of ...
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How get url of uploaded image in Wordpress (wp_handle_upload)

I added tab to admin menu page and input where it is possible to upload files. function logo_display(){?> <input type="file" name="logo" /> <?php echo get_option('logo'); ?>&...
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How to import 55k images (uploaded via FTP) into Wordpress Media libary? [closed]

I have got 55k images in my Wordpress Uploads folder which are not showing up in the Media Libary, how can I make them registered there ? I tried the plugin 'Add from Server' but there are to many ...
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Wordpress Multisite subdomains and sharing the same upload folder

Hello, We wonder if you can help resolve two doubts about Wordpress structure. We are developing a multisite in 3 languages and would like to know about these 2 things: 1. Is it possible to develop ...
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How to proxy local WP uploads folder to live site

Stack: MAMP PRO on OSX 10.11.5 (El Cap) Scenario: I'm developing a site locally, and there is already a live version of the site online. Rather than download all 4gb of the uploads folder, I'd ...
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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 insert an uploaded file programmatically to DB?

I have uplaoded a 1GB file with extension bin.part (xxx,bin.part),directly to the uploads folder in the server, but I dont see it in the media library in the wordpress admin . I have tried using the "...
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How to check if uploaded file is .pdf not .jpeg?

I use a function in my theme that prevents upload of big size image files (thanks to @fischi), but I want to apply it strictly to .jpg/.jpeg files only, because it prevents to upload .pdf files too. ...
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What might cause a POST to wp-admin/async-upload.php to return JSON >and< HTML?

In the media tab, upload of a valid image file results in display of "HTTP error". Reload of the media tab shows that the image did upload and resize, though. Browser debug tools show that on upload,...
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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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Disable resizing of gif when uploaded

Animated gifs are getting more popular on the web (again) and currently there is no good tool for resizing animated gifs. So I want to disable resizing/generation of image sizes for the gif mimetype ...
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Convert canvas to image and upload image to server

I'm working on a wordpress site about blackout poetry for a university project, where the user can blacken parts of a text to create a poem. After the user has created his poem, we need to give him ...
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wp-admin/post.php access denied

When I publish or update posts with media (eg: image ) it results to following message. Access Denied You don't have permission to access "http://example.com/wp-admin/post.php" on this server....
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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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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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Wordpress admin can't upload photos on portfolio

I'm using "Andy Parker Theme" and a problem occurred just after the upgrading of WP to the latest version: when I want to add photos to my portfolio article, it opens the media popup allowing me to ...
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How to decrease the file size upload limit?

How do I decrease my media file size upload limit from 20 MB to 500 KB? I actually tried to follow the solution used in Decrease file size upload in Media but got a "undefined add_filter()" error. I ...
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Uploading media with the REST API

I am having trouble when uploading media to a WordPress site with the JSON REST API. With the following code I can upload the photos, but no info is assigned to them, not even the name - in fact the ...
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681 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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uploading files to the uploads folder via ftp

What is the reason/s that the WordPress Media Folder, doesn't display images that were uploaded via FTP, directly to the uploads folder? Why doesn't WordPress "see" them? why do we always have to ...
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redirect to uploaded (wordpress) post after form submission from front-end

I'm using the following code to redirect the page, in order to prevent re-submission of the form. And it does fine job doing redirection to the homepage. And my website is based on the WordPress, ...
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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 ...
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How can one update a theme on a live site without interruption?

So i have a WordPress-based site with a custom Genesis child theme. Once the site goes live, we are obviously going to need to make changes periodically to the child theme's code — modifying CSS and ...
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How to upload image from front end and save in media library?

I am working on a plugin .I want to upload image from front end i.e by input type="file".I did lot of google for it but could not upload image .Here is my code for uploading image <form method="...
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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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Add select field to media uploader that adds a class to the image

I'm looking for a way to add a <select> menu to the media uploader that will have two options: normal image, which will do nothing, and profile image, which will add a CSS class to the image if ...
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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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How to retain image path of “choose file” after wrong form submission?

How to retain the image path of "choose file" after wrong form submission? thanx in advance. I have following code in the input form <input id="image" type="file" name="coupon_image" /> And ...
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Insert image in comment reply

I have searched everywhere but can not find a plugin that allows users to upload an image into their Reply to a comment. It is a photographic blog so has to have this ability. I did try a couple but ...
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upload file not image with metabox

according to Properly add an upload media button in a meta box field , this only works with upload images how we can upload files like zip or 7zip ?
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Saving an upload media meta box field

I'm using the answer for this previous question (link below) to generate a custom meta box with media upload functionality: Properly add an upload media button in a meta box field I've managed to ...
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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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Setting the uploads directory

So I want to change my uploads directory. I'm able to change it using: add_filter( 'pre_option_upload_url_path', 'wpse_77960_upload_url' ); function wpse_77960_upload_url() { return 'http://...
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Rename UPLOADS folder with custom WP_CONTENT_DIR

For version control purpose, our client has a WordPress app with directory structure like this: . |_____app | |_____themes | |_____plugins | |_____uploads |_____index.php |_____WordPress |_____wp-...
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Set custom image size for Media Settings via ajax in wp-admin

I want to the user upload image custom size, but I want to possibility to change size via ajax, without go to media settings, I have two types images sizes. 700px for posts 1500px for header When ...
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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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Set limit to media upload?

I am searching online and all I can see is how to increase file size for media upload, which I know how to do with php.ini, but what I need to do is limit the file size for media upload only. 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 /usr/share/...
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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 ...