Handles uploads, sanitizes file names, checks file extensions for mime type, and moves the file to the appropriate directory within the uploads directory.

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Changing upload directory for plugin uploads only

I've spent a lot of time reading the other threads on this question, but I just cannot get my code to function properly. I'm building a plugin, and I've set up an upload form on my custom admin page, ...
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Rename image uploads with width in filename

I am attempting to change the name format that Wordpress uses to rename uploaded files. For example, when I upload an image with filename "cat-picture.jpg" Wordpress will create scaled versions and ...
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How to change upload directory in wp_handle_upload

I am trying to work out how to use the wp_handle_upload function for a custom plugin so that i can specify my own own upload directory. The code so far takes a file from my plugin settings page and ...
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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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How to set file type in wp_handle_upload?

I'm using wp_handle_upload to allow users upload .csv files in the front end and it's working fine. I was wondering how can I limit this to only allow .csv files though since currently it accepts a ...
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rename attachments based on parent-post-title on upload

I know there a some functions already avaible here for this task, but none of them seem to work as needed. The best way seems to me adding a filter to wp_handle_upload_prefilter like kaiser does in ...
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Upload images with comment

EDIT: I finally got the right answer; see my own answer beneath this post for everyone that's interested. After searching for a couple of days and trying over and over again I really got stuck. ...
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Upload images and attachments from frontend form

I'm not very expert of wordpress and I'm trying to create a frontend form sending information to my php function through ajax. I'd need help about uploading images and files as attachments of the ...
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How Can I pass an image file to wp_handle_upload?

I have been looking everywhere for this and havent been able to find an answer. I need to pass a file from the url source to wp_handle_upload. How can I accomplish this? Thank you