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WP Rename file during upload

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We all of us upload files to our WordPress sites almost every time we want to publish a new post. WordPress manages your uploaded files and gives you some options when it comes to editing and deleting your items from your media library. But there is absolutely no option allowing you to rename the file during the upload process.

In order to do so, MD5 Media Renamer will automatically rename and convert to lower case your media file during the upload process using PHP time() stamp as prefix and the file name encrypted in MD5() as suffix in order to keep your upload folder clean and organized.

MD5 Media Renamer support all the following file extensions : .jpg, .jpeg, .png, .gif, .pdf, .doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx, .pps, .ppsx, .odt, .xls, .xlsx, .mp3, .m4a, .ogg, .wav, .mp4, .m4v, .mov, .wmv, .avi, .mpg, .ogv, .3gp, .3g2


  1. Download MD5 Media Renamer Plugin Archive from our website or from WordPress plugins directory
  2. Unzip the file to your Blog plugins directory
  3. Activate it on the Plugins page
  4. Now your media MD5 Media Renamer will be automatically rename all your media file during upload process

7 Comments to “WP Rename file during upload”

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    Hi, I did try your plugin, quite simple but do a great job ! Don’t you think you could add the possibility to choice the way to rename it instead to basically use md5() and php time() ? Anyway is good job … Thank

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