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How to Disable Flash Media File Uploader in WordPress

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Are you looking for a way to disable the flash media uploader? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to disable the flash media uploader in WordPress.

Instructions:

All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

add_filter( 'flash_uploader', create_function( '$a','return false;' ), 5 );

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

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