Media Library Sorting / display file size / trash (3 posts)

  1. acurran
    Posted 5 years ago #

    The Media Library could use some enhancement to make it more useful for managing media files.

    1. I would like to see sorting built in to the media library. You should be able to sort by:

    file name
    file title
    file size
    date added

    2. File Size should be displayed as one of the columns

    3. Instead of or in addition to Delete, there should be a Trash option. This would make it safer when cleaning up orphan files because you could have a chance to restore if you delete a file that is still referenced on the website.

  2. The current Media Library settings show you where a file is 'attached' to (i.e. what post is using the image).

  3. acurran
    Posted 5 years ago #

    A file can be attached to a post without actually being used in that post e.g. if it was uploaded, inserted and later removed without deleting the file.

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