Quick Edit: List View

To Quick Edit an Attachment in the Media Library’s List View:

  • Click on Media in the WordPress Administration Menu
    WordPress Admin Menu: Media
  • Click the List Icon
    Media Library: List View
  • Hover the mouse cursor over the title of the Attachment that you want to quickly edit
    Quick Edit: List: Link
  • Click the Quick Edit link

Several fields will be displayed below the Attachment:Quick Edit: List: Form

The following can be edited, and will be applied to the selected Attachment:

  • Title
  • Caption
  • Alt. Text
  • Description
  • Media Categories
  • Author
  • Date
Other Addons may provide further fields here which can be edited in the Quick Edit view.  Please refer to the relevant Addon’s Documentation for further information.

Click Update when done.

Cancel Quick Editing

To cancel Quick Editing, click the Cancel button on the bottom left corner of the Quick Edit form.