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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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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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How to switch to year/month directory structure format from a single folder

Currently we have close to 800,000 images in the Wordpress /uploads folder. It's a single folder and not structured on years and months. Our admin says that there might be an issue with backing up ...
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Refreshing collections in the admin media manager

I know this question is very similar to this previously asked question; however, I was wondering if there was a more up-to-date/official way to refresh content programmatically in the WordPress admin ...
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Can't generate thumbnail images

Having a very strange problem with this site I recently took over hosted on RackSpace. Seems whenever i upload a new image, it doesn't generate different sizes and I'm trying to get it where it will ...
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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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Adding Attachment Display Settings in custom media frame

I made my own custom media frame : $('.add').bind('click', function(event) { event.preventDefault(); // Create the media frame. file_frame = wp.media.frames.file_frame = wp.media({ ...
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Change media URL (images)

Similar questions have been posted, but none have been resolved. I'm looking to, programmatically on upload, change the URL of a media file to its URL on a CDN. I.e. modify ...
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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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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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173 views

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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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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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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Pass parameter to the upload_dir filter

I'm trying to figure out a better way to pass a parameter to the function I am using with the upload_dir filter. Currently I have only gotten it to work by using sessions and/or cookie that I erase ...
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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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Workaround for PHP Limit for image upload: How to use a local installation to get images online?

I have the common problem while uploading images, that I get the fatal out of memory error. Fatal error: Out of memory (allocated 40632320) (tried to allocate 5120 bytes) in ...
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How to add new tab to media upload manager with custom set of images?

I would like to add new tab to upload manager and inside list images from theme_folder/images/patterns I tried something like this to add a tab but it does not work for me function ...
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Why does wp_insert_post take longer than media_handle_upload?

I've got a page on my Wordpress site where users can submit posts or documents through the front end. I use wp_insert_post for the posts, and media_handle_upload for documents. wp_insert_post takes ...
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Disable Media uploader to users

Is it possible to disable the Media uploader to anyone lower than an admin, but have the select file(s) window show?
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Password protection only on advance custom field download file

How should i protect password when user click on file name and before it starts downloading it asks for password and after correct password downloading will start. I do not want password for whole ...
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Cannot upload any image into wordpress after changing from multisite to single site

I have recently changed a site from multisite to single site by changing and commenting the parameters in the wp-config.php. After doing so I cannot upload any file into the media library. The upload ...
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wp_enqueue_media problem

I am trying to build up a form where user can request some post information including feature image. For uploading the image i have used wp_enqueue_media() which works nicely in all free themes ...
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Disable Media Library in Advanced Custom Fields

Ive posted on their forums but no one is answering. When you click "add file" on the field it opens up the Media Libary window, which isnt what i want to happen. id like for it to take them ...