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How to get profile user id when uploading image via media uploader on profile page

I have a PlugIn which lets a user upload an image to a user profile in the backend. Now I want to access the user id in the uploader to change the filename of the uploaded image. On the user profile ...
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How to resize image on client-side before upload?

I've been using Plupload to resize images on the client side before uploading them to the server. I've implemented a front-end form which lets the user select a file from their computer and submit it. ...
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Saving data-URI to media library

I have a TinyMCE plugin that generates PNG images using HTMLCanvasElement.toDataURL() (MDN). Currently, I'm just displaying them on the backend by putting the data-URI in an image tag, but I'd really ...
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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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How to get WordPress to save upload file beyond web root

I am using nginx on a multisite install. I am trying to get WordPress to save uploads to a folder beyond the webroot : /home/mydomain/file_secure as opposed 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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Extend Media Library

The Media Library in WordPress has "Insert from URL" link to the left. It accepts image URLs. It's not said anywhere but if you paste YouTube URL or <iframe> code then it will insert it too. It ...
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HTTP Error when uploading images

I am getting an 'HTTP Error' when uploading images to posts. What could be the reason for this? It doesn't happen all the time, sometimes I get the error, try again, and the file uploads. Actually the ...
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Images uploaded to the media library has strange colors. However, in the edit screen the color is ok

This is a strange issue that I've never encountered before. When I upload this image to WordPress' media library, it comes out like this (image on the left): This is also how the image appears on ...
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How to get the last selected media alignment setting?

The default media uploader for inserting into a post retrieves the last selected alignment setting that was used. How do I retrieve that for use in my plugin?
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How to protect specific uploaded files from being accessed by non-logged-in users in WP-multisite

I have a question that I thought the below thread would provide the answer to, but things in WP have changed so it doesn't quite do it, although it helped my understanding of things. How to protect ...
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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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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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Blank upload.php page

I am wanting to optimize the images that I have previously installed on my Wordpress site. I haven't uploaded any images for a while but now when I try to access the Media Library (Media > Library) ...
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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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Users can't upload images on frontend if they haven't got access to the wp backend

I let users create posts and upload/attach images to that post via the frontend. This works fine. However, when I restrict the access to the Wordpress backend (/wp-admin/) via a code snippet like this ...
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Attach media to post by media category

I am attaching a media category to a uploaded media. When I am saving changes I'd like to automaticaly attach that media to post which name is the same as the media category. Has anyone done something ...
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Multisite sub-directories IIS 7.5 change media/uploads location

I am running WP 3.8.1 Multisite. Sub-directories is configured. I have 10 sub-directory sites and 1 primary site. WordPress is running on a Windows 2008 R2 datacenter 64bit server with IIS 7.5. I have ...
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WP_Customize_Image_Control generating error when used

I'm adding some customisation controls for my theme, but I've hit a snag with the WP_Customize_Image_Control class. The control is showing, but whenever I try and upload an image I receive the ...
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Frontend image uploading from frontend cant handle hebrew names

i'm using the insert_attachment code in my functions.php : function insert_attachment($file_handler,$post_id,$setthumb='false') { // check to make sure its a successful upload if ...
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Image upload and other options in the same plugin settings form?

I write a wordpress plugin. My plugin has two options. One is an image upload mechanism and the other is a checkbox. My code is below: <?php /* Plugin Name: Plugin Name Plugin URI: Description: ...
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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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How can I upload to wp media library by foundation zurb ajax

I am using zurb ajax image uploader. it works fine to upload to specific folder in FTP. but I can't really find how to add on wordpress media library. I have to get the thumbnail ids. Where I can ...
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Custom media uploader not showing library

i am developing a plugin that allows upload an image. Actually the plugin works fine it means, that if you upload an image, the image get set in the database, but, not show the images on the library, ...
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Make uploads live outside of the WP folder

I'm working on a template that basically sets up WP in the following manner: / /wp /content/plugins /content/themes /media Using the /media folder to store and serve uploads on single-site ...
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935 views

How to upload image and attach to Woocommerce product gallery?

I got the following code which takes and image, uploads it to my server and sets it as a featured image. How can i change it so it adds the image to the product gallery in Woocommerce? Maybe ...
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Animated Gif image not uploading correctly

Started today, I tried many times to upload a gif image and inserted it. Wordpress gives this But when I checked media library, I found it there attached with a post. These are error logs: [Mon ...
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Limit image upload

I'm trying to limit the amount of files a user can upload through the wp gallery, and i've found the following filter from this link Limit image upload to one and disable audio, video and other ...
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335 views

Adding wp_enqueue_media(); causes problem

I want to add the media uploader in the theme options page. If I add following code in the options page, the media uploader works fine there, but it creates problem in the standard posts featured ...
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Bulk edit of EXIF data for jpeg images uploaded in the media library?

Although there's a number of plugins that display EXIF data in your posts or remove EXIF data altogether to save space, I couldn't find a solution to manually edit EXIF data for whole bunches of ...
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One step picture upload

Each time I upload an image by drag & drop in the Media uploader of Wordpress, I get the options window (text-align, alt, picture name etc...). The fact is I always use the default settings and ...
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Importing 10 Years of Media into the WP Database

I've been running the same website for 10 years now, and whenever I would create a news story, I would manually upload and store all my news images in a "news" folder via FTP and then manually write ...
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custom upload directory only for plugin uploads

i'm trying to add an upload_dir filter only for plugin-uploads. does anybody know why the code below doesn't work, and what could work instead? thanks in advance! $upload_dir = 'publications'; ...
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Changing image URLs in media library

On a default wordpress install, the media library is located at: /wp-admin/upload.php. I am trying to update the image URL to point to my CDN, not my local server. This filter ...
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Media Upload Tab reload and change $_GET

I have created a new tab under the new media upload whose content is created by: $folder_id = $_GET['folder_id']; global $wpdb; $foldertable = $wpdb->prefix . 'icrm_folders'; if (!$folder_id) { ...
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How to edit attachment with media-upload.php?

I'm looking to edit an attachment and I'm trying to supply a link to the existing preview image. <a href="media-upload.php?type=image&TB_iframe=true&" class="thickbox" title="Edit Image" ...
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Disable new WP3.5 Media Picker

I've got a compatibility issue with the new media picker in WP 3.5 and a plugin I have to use. Until the plugin is updated with a patch, I'd like to simply disable the new media picker, and fall back ...
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Tinymce and uploading local pictures

I would like to extend the capabilities of the wordpress editor while keeping the option of uploading local pictures (in the simplest way possible:upload => insert). I found a plugin which seems to ...
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Uploading PDF using Media Uploader

I have been using a custom code to upload images to Wordpress using custom metaboxes. Here is the code: <script type="text/javascript"> jQuery(document).ready(function( $ ) { var ...
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Upload iPhone video clips to blog via native WP app

I'm using the WordPress iPhone app, and when I upload video clips to a blog they show up in some browsers and in others not. I'm using a HTML5 video markup as a container for the clips. While mpeg-4 ...
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Upload Multiple Files With Multiple Fields And With media_handle_upload

I asked this question about few days ago and the answer solved my instantly problem but now when I tried to put many file fields in the form just the first field work because the solution of my ...
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WordPress custom setup with “uploads” folder on a separate server; and “themes” and “plugins” on two different servers

I am setting up a WordPress site on Linux (and using Amazon AWS if this matters to you), and would like to do it as follows: A separate server for the DB server A separate server for the "uploads" ...
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Uploading high ress images: image data does not exist

I have a reason to let users upload High Ress images. My hostingcompany doesn't allow me to upload more then 8MB. To be able to upload more MB's I did the following: I created a php.ini file and ...
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WordPress media uploader - upload tabs not hiding

I'm in the process of adding a front-end post editor to one of my sites. In doing so, I need to prevent certain users from being able to upload media. I have things "kind of" working but there are a ...
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How can i upload files to a dir other than media library

I am developing a custom plugin . That plugin need to have upload functionality which will not be images and should not be seen in media gallery . How can i set a custom upload directory which can ...
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Filter wp_get_attachment_image

I'm working on a new WordPress plugin, that will have to change the media library directly. For that I have to overwrite or filter the wp_get_attachment_image function, that class-wp-media-list-table ...
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Send attachments via wp_mail from temporary folder

Is it possible to send attachment via wp_mail, using temporary file, instad of uploading them to any actual folder on server? For example: <input type="file" name="file"> $attachment[] = ...
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Accessing current post data through a function

I'm using ninjaforms on my wordpress site and i have a form that is displayed on my post template. The idea behind the form is give the user a PDF file once they have completed the form. I need to ...
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Add custom field to edit media WP 4.0.1

I try to add a custom field for media edit from WYSIWYG. But the attachment_fields_to_edit filter does not add the field on the edit popup. When you click on a image and then click on the edit icon. ...
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What is the best way to upload a temporary & sensitive file and then delete it when done

What is the best way to upload a temporary & sensitive file and then delete it when done. I'm writing a plugin (eventually for multisite) that allows users with a certain role to upload a .csv ...