You have got only one picture and you want to change it, you want to put a new picture on the exactly same place without spending time on manually replacing in post or page? Well, you can, i will learn you how to replace media in WordPress in a minute just by using one great plugin named “Enable Media Replace“. Follow me step by step and you will learn how to replace your media in WordPress!
Install & activate plugin
Go to Media Library
Now when you have the plugin go to Media Library and you will see one new option under every picture, “replace media”.
In the new version of WordPress you can’t see this format of medias until you change them, just change the showing format.
Upload new picture
Now when you click on “replace media” a new window will come out, here you will see a button for uploading new picture’s, it’s just simple WordPress upload media page. When you upload new media you have two options:
Option 1 requires you to upload a file of the same type (image/jpeg) as the one you are replacing. The name of the attachment will stay the same (Untitled-1.jpg) no matter what the file you upload is called.
Option 2 the name and type of the file you are about to upload will replace the old file. All links pointing to the current file (Untitled-1.jpg) will be updated to point to the new file name.
Now when you hit the “Upload” button your changes will be saved and you will have new media! I hope that this tutorial helped you out and stay tutioned!