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Sanitize Media Filenames

Description

Sanitize the filenames when you upload new media files. Helps you to avoid problems with special characters and white spaces in filenames.

  • removes any special characters from the filename (expect those you want to keep)

  • remove white spaces from filenames

Installation

Extract the zip file and just drop the contents in the wp-content/plugins/ directory of your WordPress installation and then activate the Plugin from Plugins page.

FAQ

Does it correct the names of all the files I have already uploaded?

No, it will work on files uploaded after the plugin was activated

Contributors & Developers

“Sanitize Media Filenames” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors