Change Default Media Folder in WordPress to Download Repository on Tuxfamily

  1. Install wordpress
  2. Install WP Original Media Path plugin on WordPress
  3. Create a directory in download repository, <your-sub-dir>
  4. Go to Settings > WP Original Media Path
    1. check Activate that if you are aware of what you are doing.
    2. Change Store uploads in this folder to /data/repository/<your-project>/<your-sub-dir>
    3. Change Full URL path to files to<your-project>/<your-sub-dir>


My project on Tuxfamily is called smohaorg and I created a subdirectory in download section which is named wordpressmedia, so I have to use the following:
  • /data/repository/smohaorg/wordpressmedia