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If I go in Dashboard -> Settings -> Media I don't see field where I can change upload folder. Is it possible now? For example my website is myblog.tld, by default all media content uploads into wp-content/uploads/year/month. I want uploads all media to sub.myblog.tld/year/month

Thanks for advance.

PS WP 3.5, Sorry for my english.

  • What is sub.myblog.tld? is it another server, another directory on your server-root? – Pontus Abrahamsson Jan 4 '13 at 15:01
  • Oh, I don't understand your questions.. Sorry. I use as subdomain subdomain.myblog.tld, not myblog.tld/subdomain/. Similar google.com and subdomain is plus.google.com. – user15194 Jan 4 '13 at 15:16
  • Is the subdomain sub.myblog.tld on the same server as myblog.tld ? – Pontus Abrahamsson Jan 4 '13 at 15:22
  • Yes, on the same server. – user15194 Jan 4 '13 at 15:29
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In WordPress we can change the default location of the wp-content folder by defining a couple constants in wp-config.php about it here on Codex

So if the structure on the server looks like this:

/root/
 1. myblog.tld - its own directory
 2. sub.myblog.tld - its own directory 

You can use this in your wp-config.php:

define( 'WP_CONTENT_DIR', dirname( $_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT'] ) . DIRECTORY_SEPARATOR . 'sub.myblog.tld' );
define( 'WP_CONTENT_URL', 'http://sub.myblog.tld');

It will change the upload dir to the one above the current root (myblog.tld to sub.myblog.tld). And the content-url will be sub.myblog.tld

  • Oh, yeah, how I could forget about wp-config.php? Thank you very much! – user15194 Jan 4 '13 at 15:43

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