Running WP 3.0 on Windows Server 2003 R2 in a subfolder in the root (/president/).
I have tried a number of different paths to get the images to upload into the correct folder. However, each one has issues described below:
Settings –> Media -> Uploading Files -> Store uploads in this folder
/wp-content/uploads -- ORIGINAL setting, puts it on D drive root.
This is very strange b/c the FTP user we set up for this does not have permission to write to the directories above /president/.
wp-content/uploads – breaks all existing images and causes error during upload; error message: Error saving media attachment. This one seems to be the most logical path, however causes an error. The error message gives no indication of what the problem is though.
/president/wp-content/uploads -- puts it on D drive root inside a new president folder
./president/wp-content/uploads -- puts new president folder in president folder
president/wp-content/uploads -- puts new president folder in president folder
../president/wp-content/uploads -- causes error during upload
Does anyone have any idea what I am doing wrong?