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Is it possible within wordpress to retrieve the original upload path of a media? For example, the user uploaded from C:\pictures\holidays2014\image1.jpg. I want this path, not the created path after the upload.

Edit: Rephrased the question.

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  • In what context?
    – s_ha_dum
    Apr 17 '14 at 13:15
  • I believe that OP means php basically or a wordpress method. Apr 17 '14 at 23:50
  • I want to retrieve the string of the path and use the names of the folders. But I am not sure if the browser of the user gives this information or just send the files.
    – Thanassis
    Apr 17 '14 at 23:51
  • Ah, path on client computer. I am pretty sure this is impossible with normal upload process.
    – Rarst
    Apr 18 '14 at 10:22
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get_attached_file() can do this, given you know attachment ID for input.

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  • Question was updated. OP accepted my rephrase. Apr 17 '14 at 23:48

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