Questions tagged [wp-handle-upload]

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

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
9
votes
2answers
7k views

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 ...
8
votes
2answers
1k views

Uploaded images don't show in Media Library if there are special characters in IPTC Keywords

Some images that are uploaded to WordPress don't show up in the Media Library. The images get uploaded and even cropped to the defined sizes, there is an entry in the Media Library, but the preview ...
4
votes
3answers
6k views

Modifying an uploaded image with 'wp_get_image_editor' and 'wp_handle_upload_prefilter'

I'm trying to intercept an image upload, resize it and then just let the upload continue. I'm using the filter wp_handle_upload_prefilter that passes as an argument a single file $FILES array. I ...
4
votes
1answer
4k views

How to upload an image in the plugin's options page

My code is here.The other options working perfectly so how i can register the image and save the link in database and image in wp library. function register_team_show_case_setting() { //register ...
4
votes
1answer
9k views

wp_handle_upload() - how to upload to a custom subdirectory within uploads

wp_handle_upload() works for me, but uploads files where it wants (uploads/year/month). Question: Is there any way to tell it to upload files to a custom dir (uploads/mycustomdir)? Or is there some ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

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, ...
3
votes
2answers
6k views

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 ...
3
votes
4answers
4k views

How to upload SVG in WordPress 4.9.8?

I tried uploading after installing different plugins. Even added a filter to functions.php file. function add_svg_to_upload_mimes( $upload_mimes ) { $upload_mimes['svg'] = 'image/svg+xml'; ...
3
votes
1answer
7k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

Image resize with image url

I am using wp_handle_upload() to allow users to upload the images in back-end and I want to re-size images to a custom size before uploading it. Is there any way without using any plugins or so to ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Modify image while uploading

I have a plugin which uploads image using wp_upload_handler here is a function: //handles upload, a modified version of bp_core_avatar_handle_upload(from bp-core/bp-core-avatars.php) function ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Rename image during upload using date and time stamp?

I am trying to rename images during upload to avoid problems with image file names containig special characters and file names with non-latin characters. I found this function to rename images in ...
2
votes
2answers
14k views

how to upload image using wp_handle_upload

hi i am new on WordPress can somebody tell me how can i upload multiple images using wp_handle_upload in a loop for($i=1;$i<count($_FILES['myfile']['name']);$i++){ $uploadedfile = $_FILES['...
2
votes
2answers
10k views

How to upload image from front end and save in media library?

I am working on a plugin .I want to upload image from front end i.e by input type="file".I did lot of google for it but could not upload image .Here is my code for uploading image <form method="...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Rename image uploads replacing “width” and “height” in filename with “medium”, “large”, “small”

Good morning, I am trying to change name format that Wordpress uses to rename uploaded files. As I upload an image whose filename is "desert-landscape.jpg", Wordpress will set up scaled versions and ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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. I'...
2
votes
1answer
539 views

Modify Maximum upload file size text

I have an issue with user uploading large images. I have prevented this with this snippet... add_filter('wp_handle_upload_prefilter', 'f711_image_size_prevent'); function f711_image_size_prevent($...
2
votes
1answer
102 views

Handling email piping attachments and detecting unsupported file types

I have a plugin that I am working on which uses Email Piping. When an email is processed I want all the attachments from the email to be added to the WordPress Media Library. Currently I am using ...
2
votes
1answer
548 views

Disable drag and upload in Media Library

Does any one knows a valid/standard way to disable drag and upload when accessing the media library in the admin area? In order to make this sense to you, I'm building a multisite and user of sub-site ...
2
votes
0answers
2k views

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. ...
2
votes
0answers
913 views

capability for upload on front-end (An error occurred in the upload. Please try again later )

We have a front-end form with wp-editor on front-end template page. Everything is working fine. but the only problem is "we can't add new images on front end form". there is an error "An error ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Organizing uploaded media with wp_insert_post() and wp_handle_upload according to time parameter

I'm retroactively creating a post with wp_insert_post() and attaching a featuring image to it. I need the image to go into the folder that corresponds to the post's publishing date. I'm using time ...
1
vote
2answers
6k views

Custom image upload

I'm trying to setup upload for for attachments for my custom post form. At first I add to my form tag enctype="multipart/form-data" For testing purposes I have two upload forms, but in future I'm ...
1
vote
1answer
8k views

wp_handle_upload - The uploaded file could not be moved to wp-content/uploads/2012/09

This is the code I am using to upload the file to WordPress define(‘WP_DEBUG’, true); $filename = "test.png"; $tmpFile = download_url("http://url.com/testing/crop/".$filename); chmod($tmpFile, ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

How can I enable uploading excel files?

I have an old school user who wants to upload an excel file to our Wordpress page. Basically, Wordpress does not allow this. Upon https://gist.github.com/robwent/e3bf00bafe7a00bc3d0c4dceabde4fca ...
1
vote
1answer
9k views

How to upload multiple images on frontend to ACF gallery using update_field

I'm trying to save images submitted on a frontend form in a way that they are accessible via the ACF backend. In how to upload an image on ACF with update_field on wordpress, someone provided a ...
1
vote
1answer
647 views

Get User's Facebook Photos as Wordpress Upload

I am new and a bit of troublesome on how Wordpress work as I have plan to use it as CMS for my commercial website. I have been figuring out on how to make an image that I have retrieved from user's ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Upload file without attaching it to a POST

I've brought files with html file field and I'm trying to attach file to wordpress attachments using media_handle_upload $attach_id = media_handle_upload ( $file_handler, null ); the I've specified ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Using wp_handle_upload and media_handle_sideload with ajax

I'm struggling to figure out how to use wp_handle_upload() with ajax when processing a form. What I'm doing here is using a form to allow users to edit posts from the front end so they can do some ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Disable image resizing on specific upload fields

I am using the Options Framework Theme from devinsays, but am having a "small" problem with the Image Upload functionality. Basically, I need to disable resizing on a specific upload-field, but keep ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Getting all URLs of uploaded images using media uploader

I need to use WP media uploader to upload multiple images inside my plugin. I found this code which works fine for a single image. I've tried changing multiple: false to true, which enabled me to ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Ajax image upload with media_handle_upload and form.js

I want to have AJAX image upload on front-end form and can't figure out where it goes wrong. HTML form for image upload <form id="thumbnail_upload" method="post" action="#" enctype="multipart/...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

wp_handle_upload returns empty error array

I am trying to do an upload via ajax and really dont want to use the regular wordpress media uploader. It is too much stuff and all i want to do is upload single image. I have everything working the ...
1
vote
1answer
783 views

WordPress front-end media (image) upload ERROR!

I pasted my codes HERE in Pastebin. Thing is that, I have posts, where the post thumbnail is the first image and the custom fields are used to store the other 3 images of the post. The form fields ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Limit number of images to upload in wp.media function

I need to edit a plugin for my website. The plugin uses wp.media function and lets user upload images from the frontend. A user should be able to upload multiple images. But, I need to set limit on ...
1
vote
1answer
532 views

Email Attachment from Form Submit

I am currently encountering a very strange problem. With the help of two existing wordpress functions (wp_handle_upload and wp_mail) and a form that uses some custom ajax functionality to process my ...
1
vote
0answers
70 views

How to add upload video option in wordpress for user?

I have a website developed on WordPress.The website is basically job portal. Here in my website two types of user candidate and employer. In my website there is one signup form for both candidate and ...
1
vote
0answers
97 views

Wordpress media upload automatic refresh

I have added rotate image functionality in WP media upload. Image is rotating fine and saving is also fine, but when media upload popup is closed and opened again, it shows rotated image to previous ...
1
vote
0answers
702 views

Show image crop window on image upload

I'm trying to add image from front end and crop it after upload. Used setState( 'cropper' ); to enable image crop window. It open the image upload window. Upload an image. But, Not open Image Crop ...
1
vote
1answer
875 views

limit file type and file size using media_handle_upload

I have a front-end form that by using it, users can submit posts from front-end. everything is working great but I have one final problem. In my form I have a file uploader and I'm using ...
1
vote
0answers
138 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

AJAX image upload with a upload progress bar using media_handle_upload

I currently have post image upload for the featured image from front-end form. <input type="file" name="wh_image_upload" id="wh_image_upload" multiple="false" /> and using media_handle_upload ...
1
vote
0answers
151 views

frontend image post uploader

I've set up image uploader on front end custom form for users with some text input, textareas etc .Everything works fine, untill I decide don't upload any image. Then my "thank you" page gets blank. ...
1
vote
0answers
377 views

wp_handle_upload: get custom checkbox value from media uploader

I found a snippet to add a checkbox to media uploader using action post-upload-ui Snippet found here /** * Add checkbox to set autocreate on upload */ function ...
1
vote
0answers
179 views

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[$...
1
vote
0answers
949 views

Upload video in custom folder

I am trying to find a system to upload some kind of media in a custom folder. I want to keep all uploads in default wordpress folder and create a custom folder just for videos. So i would have the ...
0
votes
1answer
8k views

Change Wordpress Upload Folder using wp handle upload

Below code is for uploading file through a form ... I want to change the default upload path for the upload to a folder called abc in the root of my theme. I hope somebody can help me with this Below ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Media_handle_upload with custom upload folder?

I built a custom image uploader for avatars and I really like how media_handle_upload() creates different sized images. Since they're avatars, and not data for posts, I don't want them to be placed in ...
0
votes
2answers
955 views

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 post....