Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Wordpress : Unable to add image from Media Manager

Posted on 2009-05-05
7
Medium Priority
?
569 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I've installed Wordpress and everything works great. Except, when trying to add an image in the Admin section for any post or page. In the Media Manager, the 'show' link does not work. When I click the 'show' link, nothing happens.

I've been to the Wordpress forums with no response. It seems such a simple issue. If the link worked the rest of image options would show and therefore I could add an image.

Do you have any solutions or options?
WordPress-mediamanager.jpg
0
Comment
Question by:gx2000
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:James Rodgers
ID: 24316642
any chance you have js disabled through noscript or some other setting?
0
 

Author Comment

by:gx2000
ID: 24320209
I've tried this on 3 computers (XP and Vista) and have checked to make sure my JS is not disabled or have any specific exceptions.
0
 

Author Comment

by:gx2000
ID: 24320456
Just another note, I am able to upload a photo and insert the photo from the initial upload. But from the Media Library, I cannot.
0
Plesk WordPress Toolkit

Plesk's WordPress Toolkit allows server administrators, resellers and customers to manage their WordPress instances, enabling a variety of development workflows for WordPress admins of all skill levels, from beginners to pros.

See why 2/3 of Plesk servers use it.

 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:James Rodgers
ID: 24320462
>>(XP and Vista)

are you using IE? WP 2.7?  IE had problems with this in WP2.7, but the issue was fixed in WP2.71
0
 

Author Comment

by:gx2000
ID: 24321496
HI Jester,
I am using FF 3.0.10. Tried it in IE8 just now too. Using WP 2.7.
I took the time and reinstalled the files too.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
gx2000 earned 0 total points
ID: 24321507
I a noticing an error when I use IE (clicking on the Error on Page on status bar).

It was a plugin... Events Manager. I was able to view the specific error and noticed references to it in the error.

Sigh!! I figured it out (after weeks on this!). Hallelujahs!

But, thanks for your help. Your questions got me thinking again in a different direction.
0
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:James Rodgers
ID: 24325097
no problem

off topic

how is IE 8?
0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article will shed light on the latest trends when it comes to your resume building needs. For far too long, the traditional CV format has monopolized the recruitment market.
Originally, this post was published on Monitis Blog, you can check it here . In business circles, we sometimes hear that today is the “age of the customer.” And so it is. Thanks to the enormous advances over the past few years in consumer techno…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to reset a WordPress password if you are locked out and cannot reset the password. A typical use would be if you cannot access the email to which WordPress would send the password recovery email to…
The purpose of this video is to demonstrate how to set up basic WordPress SEO. This will be demonstrated using a Windows 8 PC. The plugin used will be WordPress SEO by Yoast. Go to your WordPress login page. This will look like the following: myw…

688 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question