I have been reading the forum re how to get rid of unused images
there does not appear to be a good solution
it would be a good feature if WP would just automatically delete an image and all links to it when it is deleted from the editor. Why keep images in db if user does not want it on his/her site?
today I tried to backup...got message over memory limit...tried to delete images...media page show 434 images all attached except image for header which shows unattached even though used in header. I am using less than 100 images on the site so 343+ are a waste of space.
has WP considered this?
if the Media page correctly showed unused images as 'unattached' that would work however it does not