wp_get_upload_dir(): array

Retrieves uploads directory information.


Same as wp_upload_dir() but "light weight" as it doesn’t attempt to create the uploads directory.
Intended for use in themes, when only ‘basedir’ and ‘baseurl’ are needed, generally in all cases when not uploading files.

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See also

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array See wp_upload_dir() for description.

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File: wp-includes/functions.php. View all references

function wp_get_upload_dir() {
	return wp_upload_dir( null, false );

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Version Description
4.5.0 Introduced.

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User Contributed Notes

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    Contributed by Anonymous User

    Sample result of the function

    If it is called in index.php:

    array(6) {
    	["path"] => string(61) "server/wp-content/uploads/2019/07"
    	["url"] => string(46) "https://example.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07"
    	["subdir"] => string(8) "/2019/07"
    	["basedir"] => string(53) "server/wp-content/uploads"
    	["baseurl"] => string(38) "https://example.com/wp-content/uploads"
    	["error"] => bool(false)

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