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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Physical organization of wordpress media library (Real Media Library plugin)

Introduction. In the above screenshot you can see a folder structure built with premium plugin Real Media Library. Now i want to create an extension plugin which can organize the folder structure ...
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Wordpress Media Uploader events

I want to capture the click event on the "Save all changes" button? Is there any callback method like there is when you click (window.send_to_editor) the "Insert into Post" button
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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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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 /home/mydomain/public_html/wp-...
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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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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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Media upload via backend doen't work after moving site

I have copied my site to a subdirectory for test purposes, everything works fine now. The only problem I have seen so far is the Media upload. When I try to upload a file I get a: Unable to create ...
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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: site....
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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 add_filter('...
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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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Wordpress won't write in a CIFS drive from himself

I want to connect a virtual SMB drive to a Linux server to let peoples save their files/data in a "cloud". To do this, i'm using wordpress, and now what i have to do is to let the apache User write on ...
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How to limit the number of simultaneous media uploads?

As the title implies, is that even possible? I have tried searching but had no luck. In slow connections, I encounter connection problem with simultaneous uploads with pictures.
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WP Media uploader loading only once in options page

A weird issue happening with me which I am unable to fix. In my theme options page, I added options to upload images one for logo and another for backgroud image. Here is my HTML <table class="...
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Password protect any file in WordPress

I have found that password protection with .htaccess & .htpasswd files is the only way to protect any WordPress file. I wanted to make few of my media files accessible by specific username and ...
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HTTP Error after finishing uploading a video that is bigger than 64 MB -> After raising the upload limit manually in the wp-config file

I use dreamhost as my webhost. Previously my wordpress upload limit was 64 MB. I asked the tech from dreamhost to boost to 400MB. He told me I had to change a setting in my wp-config.php. That's what ...
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Unable to upload image using the standard uploader in the WP admin (v4.3)

I am running WordPress 4.3 and in the admin I am no longer able to upload images using the standard upload image tool. I am taking over a project from another developer so don't know exactly what he/...
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Wordpress Media Library - Upload space used

Navigating to Media -> Library, I don't get the upload space used displayed: as I should based on various screenshots on the net: Im using WordPress 4.2.6 and Im self-hosted on a shared hosting ...
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wp_upload_bits Upload Specific Sizes Only

For images uploaded using this code, I want to only upload the full-size image and the thumbnail (whereas for images uploaded through site, I want all sizes). However, I can't figure out how to make ...
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Add custom JavaScript that is a combination of CDN/uploaded files and easily-edited code?

I would like to add some custom JavaScript to my site: a combination of external CDN-hosted files, static library files hosted locally, and local JavaScript that I'd like to be able to edit in the ...
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WordPress Uploads Directory not using dates in links

I have a WordPress site that was working fine. Suddenly it started looking for media in the wrong folder: www.website.com/wp-content/uploads/path-to-image.jpg This is giving me a 404 because I have ...
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Sharing a common set of image files for media library, across all sites within multisite

In mutisite, the uploads directory structure looks like this: /wp-content/uploads/sites/1/ /2/ /3/ Each number is the id of the site within the ...
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How To install AWS SDK for PHP in wordpress?

I am going to install and use AWS SDK for PHP to facilitate uploads/list objects directly from the front-end of my WordPress instance to S3. What is the best practice to do that ? P.S: I don't want ...
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Upload featured image from front end using media-upload.php

I'm trying to use admin/upload.php to upload featured image from front end form. All I have to do is put below code in the front end form <div id="postimagediv" class="postbox "> <div ...
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Trying to add filename over image in Media Browser

My client wants to be able to see the filenames of his images in the media browser (not the media library, the browser when you are adding media to a post or page). I used this snippet to do that a ...
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How to delete uploads not in media library?

How to delete uploads not in media library? I have lot of images in my uploads folder but doesn't in media library. Exist some method how this do it?
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wp.media add context

I have wp.media frame on my plugin to upload doc, docx file. I am filtering the uploaded file. If uploaded other than supported file, it will display this error I am filtering it at ...
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Local Wordpress install plugin wont upload image

So what I have going on is a plugin I am using (simple ecommerence) is not uploading an image locally (using MAMP). This is what I have tried so far: The plugin uploads all the content (name, ...
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Add fields to the WordPress media uploader

I am trying to add an URL field to the WordPress media uploader using following code: /** * Add an URL field to gallery attachments * * @param $form_fields array, fields to include in attachment ...
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How to update post meta on uploaded image from a custom form?

I have a custom PHP submission form wherein if I submit the form the entry will be created as a custom post. I am able to update post meta boxes for textareas and input fields but can't get uploaded ...
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How to allow logged out users to upload media?

How do i allow non logged in users access to the media library for uploads? I am making an anonymous blog, i got posting with images to work, but i need the media button above the editor to work so ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 site.com/wp-content/uploads/...
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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,$setthumb='false') { // check to make sure its a successful upload if ($_FILES[$...
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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 ...