Settings

Requirements

Overview

Settings are used to:

  • Define the default attributes to apply to newly uploaded files, when no attributes are specified
  • Determine the default Attachment Display Settings when inserting Media into Pages, Posts and Custom Post Types

In the WordPress Administration interface, click on Media Library Organizer > Settings
Media Library Organizer: Settings Menu

Defaults

The Defaults tab allows you to define settings specific to this Addon:
Media Library Organizer: Defaults Addon: Settings

Horizontal, secondary level file type tabs are then displayed:
Media Library Organizer: Defaults Addon: File Types Tabs

Clicking one of these file type tabs allows you to define the default attributes for all files uploaded that match the given file type.

For example, to define the default attributes for Images, click on the Images tab and complete the following:

  • Alternative Text (Alt Tag): Assigns the specified Alternative Text (known as the Alt Tag) to Images files uploaded to the Media Library, where no Alt Tag is specified with the upload.
  • Title: Assigns the specified Title to Images files uploaded to the Media Library, where no Title is specified with the upload.
  • Caption: Assigns the specified Caption to Images files uploaded to the Media Library, where no Caption is specified with the upload.
  • Description: Assigns the specified Description to Images files uploaded to the Media Library, where no Description is specified with the upload.
  • Media Categories: Assigns the specified Media Categories to Image files uploaded to the Media Library, where no Media Categories were specified with the upload.

Other File Types

When uploading a file type that doesn’t have its own defaults, the Other tab provides default attributes that can be defined for these files.

Attachment Display Settings

Below the Defaults section, options are provided to define the default values to use for the Attachment Display Settings, which are displayed in the Media modal when inserting media or files into a Page, Post or Custom Post Type:Media Library Organizer: Defaults Addon: Attachment Display Settings

For example, to define the default Attachment Display Settings for Images, complete the following:
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  • Alignment: The default alignment option to preselect in the above Media Modal when an Image is selected to be inserted into content.
  • Link To: The default link to option to preselect in the above Media Modal when an Image is selected to be inserted into content.
  • Size: The default image size option to preselect in the above Media Modal when an Image is selected to be inserted into content.

Save

Once you have made changes to the settings, click the Save button.

On screen confirmation will display to confirm that the settings have been updated.