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Enable Media Replace

Easily replace any attached image/file by simply uploading a new file in the Media Library edit view – a real time saver!
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Plugin Information

A free, lightweight and easy to use plugin that allows you to seamlessly replace an image or file in your Media Library by uploading a new file in its place. No more deleting, renaming and re-uploading files! Now fully compatible with WP Offload Media! New beta feature! You can now remove the background of your images for better integration with eCommerce solutions! Supported by the friendly team that created ShortPixel ๐Ÿ™‚

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  • Version
    4.1.2
  • Last updated
    6.2.2
  • Active Installations
    600000
  • Tested up to
    6.2.2
  • WP Version
    4.9.7
  • PHP Version
    5.6

Reviews

I have finished the Korean translation for Enable Media Replace

By modelaid on May 26, 2023

I have finished the Korean translation.
I just want to say thank you for developing such a good plugin.
And I hope it will be translated into more languages so that many WordPress users can use it conveniently.

Enable Media Replace ํ•œ๊ตญ์–ด ๋ฒˆ์—ญ์„ ๋ชจ๋‘ ๋งˆ์ณค์Šต๋‹ˆ๋‹ค.
์ข‹์€ ํ”Œ๋Ÿฌ๊ทธ์ธ์„ ๊ฐœ๋ฐœํ•ด ์ฃผ์–ด์„œ ๊ณ ๋ง™๋‹ค๋Š” ์ธ์‚ฌ๋ฅผ ์ „ํ•˜๊ณ  ์‹ถ์Šต๋‹ˆ๋‹ค.
๊ทธ๋ฆฌ๊ณ  ๋ณด๋‹ค ๋งŽ์€ ์–ธ์–ด๋กœ ๋ฒˆ์—ญ๋˜์–ด ๋งŽ์€ ์›Œ๋“œํ”„๋ ˆ์Šค ์‚ฌ์šฉ์ž๋“ค์ด ํŽธ๋ฆฌํ•˜๊ฒŒ ์‚ฌ์šฉํ•  ์ˆ˜ ์žˆ๊ธฐ๋ฅผ ๋ฐ”๋ž๋‹ˆ๋‹ค.

I replaced a file, but it didnโ€™t change!

By elotse on February 27, 2023

All the recommended action about cache I have tried.

I use WP 6.1.1 and the theme Astra plus

Upon further investigation, I found the following errors:
It only works if both images have the same dimensions.
In my test with different aspect ratios, images with different labels are created. The links with the old names will then no longer work

Works great

By webby (recnwpadmin) on February 18, 2023

Very handy addition to the media library. I advise making a backup before using it, just in case. Up until now, it worked without a hitch.

NICE, useful and saves a lot of time!

By Kerstin Willner (kerstinwillner) on January 31, 2023

Small, fast and almost invisible - means: it cooperates perfectly with WP and a lot of changing configurations, updates and plugins. I will keep it as long as possible.

Works great

By roadlink on December 11, 2022

I wish there is media rename function too. This plugin is able to do much better, it should be easy to rename media files for developers

Doesn't Work!

By girl_number_5 (trutherOne) on December 9, 2022

Used to be good on all sites (single install and multisites) now does not work at all on any WP install type. With newer versions of WP it somehow got left behind. You should find out what's changed in the WP core and adjust your code accordingly. Right now this plugin is completely useless! Deleting and looking elsewhere until fixed.

Media is not Replacing

By marikane on October 6, 2022

I would so love for this plugin to work! I think I'm doing everything right in the upload etc, and when it switches to the image edit page, the correct image is displayed - until I hit Update! Then it reverts to the old image! Got 50 of these to do, so will breathlessly await your reply!

Very handy, and really good response from developers

By clausfaber on October 3, 2022

Good plugin, very handy. EDIT: Initially, I had an error when replacing an image with a different name and filetype divi. I fixed the issue with re-placing the image. When trying to reproduce the error, I failed - whatever was wrong, was most likely something else than this plugin.

Just a brilliant plugin!!!

By DarkDjadai (Darkdjadai) on September 24, 2022

Thanks to the developers for such a convenient and useful plugin! Just a brilliant plugin!!! Replaced about 2000 images without problems and glitches

Very useful

By deflueck on September 20, 2022

I like this plugin - very useful. It saves me a lot of time.

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