Using Tree View

Prerequisites and Setup

  • Any Media Library Organizer Pro license
  • Follow the Setup Documentation to enable the Tree View

Overview

When browsing the WordPress Media Library at WordPress Admin > Media, the Tree View will display a left hand sidebar comprising of your existing Categories, and options to add, rename and delete Categories

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Filter by Category or Subcategory

To filter Media Library items by a Category or Subcategory, click on the Category or Subcategory in the Tree View

Add Category

To add a new Category:

  • Click the Add button
  • Enter the name of the Category
  • Click OK

Add a Subcategory

To add a new subcategory:

  • Click the Category (or subcategory) you want to create a subcategory within
  • Click the Add button
  • Enter the name of the Sub Category
  • Click OK

Alternatively, you can:

  • Right click the Category (or subcategory) where you want to create a Subcategory
  • Click the Add Child Category option on the context menu that appears
  • Enter the name of the Sub Category
  • Click OK

Rename Category or Subcategory

To rename an existing Category, either:

  • Click the Category
  • Click the Edit button
  • Change the name of the Category
  • Click OK

Alternatively, you can:

  • Right click the Category
  • Click the Edit option on the context menu that appears
  • Change the name of the Category
  • Click OK

Delete Category or Subcategory

To delete an existing Category:

  • Click the Category
  • Click the Delete button
  • Click OK to confirm the deletion

Alternatively, you can:

  • Right click the Category
  • Click the Delete option on the context menu that appears
  • Click OK to confirm the deletion
Deleting a Category will not delete any Media Library items associated with it.  If you delete a Category that has Sub Categories, those Sub Categories will become Categories

Assign Items to a Category

List View

To assign a Media Library item to a Category in List View:

  • Drag the item’s icon
  • Drop the item’s icon on the Category in the Tree View

To assign multiple Media Library items to a Category in List View:

  • Tick the checkboxes beside each Media Library item
  • Drag one of the item’s icon’s
  • Drop the items on the Category in the Tree View

Grid View

To assign a Media Library item to a Category in Grid View:

  • Drag the item’s icon
  • Drop the item’s icon on the Category in the Tree View

To assign multiple Media Library items to a Category in List View:

  • Click the Bulk Select button
  • Select the Media Library items you want to categorize
  • Drag one of the items
  • Drop the items on the Category in the Tree View
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