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Custom Upload Folders


Adds a new option in the Media Settings page to select a different folder organization for your uploads.
Simply visit your /wp-admin/options-media.php page and select the desired folder structure.

Important: Not tested in Multisite.


Based on the following WordPress Answers


  • Português
  • Español


  • Settings page


  1. Upload to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
  3. Go to Settings -> Media and set the desired folder structure.


The plugin option will be deleted via unsinstall.php.


Doubts, bugs, suggestions

Don’t hesitate in posting a new topic here in WordPress support forum.


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Contributors and Developers

“Custom Upload Folders” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


Change Log

Version 1.2

  • Fixed typo in plugin URL. Props to GermanKiwi.
  • Updated translations.

Version 1.1

  • Bug fix: better handling of the option Add Year-Month to the subfolder -> /custom-folder/year-month/

Version 1.0

  • Plugin launched