[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #12208: Add Quick Edit To Media Library list view (was: Add Quick Edit To Media Library)

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#12208: Add Quick Edit To Media Library list view
 Reporter:  queenofdiy                           |       Owner:  (none)
     Type:  feature request                      |      Status:  reopened
 Priority:  normal                               |   Milestone:  Future
                                                 |  Release
Component:  Quick/Bulk Edit                      |     Version:
 Severity:  normal                               |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  needs-patch bulk-reopened 2nd-       |     Focuses:
  opinion                                        |  administration
Changes (by garrett-eclipse):

 * keywords:  needs-patch, close, bulk-reopened => needs-patch bulk-reopened
 * milestone:  Awaiting Review => Future Release


 Replying to [comment:10 afercia]:
 > Wondering if is still worth considering this proposal now that the Media
 Library in grid mode allows to "quick edit" the media details. Any

 I was of the same feeling and about to close, but testing I found that the
 Quick Edit found on other list tables wasn't present on Media list view
 (see screenshot).

 It would make sense to introduce the `Quick Edit` action to follow the
 convention of other post types so am replacing the `close` with `2nd-

 I do feel implementing only via the list view is sufficient as the grid
 view provides the popup modal which is pretty quick in my opinion and
 doesn't require a pageload. I've updated the title to add `list view`

 Reviewing a clean install the Title, Caption and Alternative Text would
 make sense to make available in the Quick Edit, leaving the Description to
 the full editor. It would also be useful to ensure plugins can introduce
 custom fields and taxonomies to the Quick Edit panel via the appropriate

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/12208#comment:13>
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