Fix: WP.media is undefined

Last Updated at : March 13, 2018 By - Usama Muneer | 2984

    If you have encountered an error wp.media not defined while uploading images for your WordPress custom posts or taxonomies. Below is the quick fix for your help.

    Just paste the code in your theme’s functions.php file & start uploading your media again without any hassle.

    function load_wp_media_files() {
    wp_enqueue_media();
    }
    add_action( 'admin_enqueue_scripts', 'load_wp_media_files' );

    What this hook will do is enqueue all scripts, styles & settings necessary to use all JS media APIs into all of our admin pages.

    Try out this little trick & let us know in the comments section below if this piece of code fixed your issue. You can also follow us on Twitter.

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    Usama Muneer

    A web enthusiastic, self-motivated & detail-oriented professional Full-Stack Web Developer from Karachi, Pakistan with experience in developing applications using JavaScript, WordPress & Laravel specifically. Loves to write on different web technologies with an equally useful skill to make some sense out of it.

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