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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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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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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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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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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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Multi Upload In Theme Options

I need to use the WordPress media upload on a theme options page. It needs to be able to have multiple fields on one page. I have seen a few things on the site using search but nothing recent and ...
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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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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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Native WordPress Media Uploader on WordPress Frontend

I am using a custom template on my site to enable frontend posting. I wanted to add an option to upload media(such as pictures) on this form exactly the way native WordPress backend has. In short I ...
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Wordpress plugin admin page breaking

I am developing one file uploading plugin for my wordpress site to upload posts along with taxonomy and post meta data. Functionality wise it is working fine but when file uploading is finishing ...
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wp_generate_attachment_metadata(), display image content after post, why?

I succeed to upload and attach an image for an article created in frontend in wordpress, otherwise when I used the wp_generate_attachment_metadata() after the generation I have something like that : ...
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When editing images, apply changes to specific image size

The image editor only has these options: Apply changes to: All image sizes Thumbnail All sizes except thumbnail I have a custom image size that that I'd like to only apply the changes to. Is ...
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Media is not getting uploaded on specific site using wordpress xml-rpc

I am using WordPress XML-RPC to create post from one WordPress site to another WordPress site. Following is my code, my code is using these two functions. function ...
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Is it possible to add a custom tab to the Featured Image Modal and if so how?

I tried using the media_upload_tabs filter but that didn't work. This question looks very similar to this Adding A Custom Tab To The Insert Media / Add Featured Image Modal but there that wasn't ...
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Extract a .zip by uploading using file in wordpress

I am uploading a ZIP folder that is saving as zip, but I want to save it by extracting it. Where can I edit the file for it?
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Redirect all multisite uploads to single folder

I have a network of multisite blogs which much operate separately for reporting and small functional reasons, but which share a lot of the same data and imagery. I am looking for a way to redirect ...
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How To Force User to Enter Post Title First When Adding New Post

This is my first ever question here and In a wordpress newbie so please bear with me. Using a plugin, I set a custom upload directory, to save the uploaded media (post images and featured image) in ...
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Custom Meta Boxes repeatable field show on single.php

I have some code that adds a Metabox, with repeatable fields to the edit screen of the WordPress backend. It looks like this: The code, I have in the functions.php, looks like this: function ...
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Force image rename based on post title for the following script

I am looking to have this upload rename image titles to match the post title. So instead of 0182012018228_sometitle.jpg it would be like daves-and-busters.jpg and the next file call ...
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Download Manager in a Multisite setup

I'm currently running a Wordpress Multisite (Network) and need a solution for a download manager. The specific requirement is that there should only be one file repository/db table that is used by all ...
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How to add a profile pic and biographical info at registration page?

I am running a multi-author blog which is also open to new authors registrations. How is it possible that new authors are forced to include the following information to the registration page ...
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Pull latest Youtube Video from json url and make new post

I am trying to automatically "add-new" Wordpress post when a Youtube User uploads a new video. Using wp_insert_post(); I can echo what I need to, but how do I write a function that determines: "If ...
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Backbone is breaking the media uploader

Greets, when using backbone in a plugin of mine the media uploader on the post edit page stops working properly. The uplaod button doesn't work anymore and the drag and drop functionality doesnt ...
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How do I allow family commenters to upload photos?

I'm trying my first WP site - a family blog. I'm hosting it on GoDaddy with a few other websites I work on. Less than 20 people have access/permission to the family site. We're collecting old family ...
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Media upload freezes according to metabox order

I created a custom post type and 3 metaboxes for it in the admin section. It looks great and the admin panel for that custom post has, indeed, the 3 boxes. These boxes have all the same code (with a ...
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Wordpress media uploader button is not working

I'm developing my own plugin. for that i need to upload logo images. since i'm a newbie in wordpress i searched so many tutorials. the code i used is pasted below. the problem is when i clicks on the ...
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get the post thumbnail returns the full size

The function get_the_post_thumbnail($post->ID, 'thumbnail'); not always returns the thumb size of the image (which is 100x100) for some posts it does but for most of them it doesn't. Even though ...
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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 ...