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Universal Media Picker

The Universal Media Picker package is an all purpose Umbraco Media Picker Data Type which allows you to select media / content from any 3rd party location which exposes an API. Ability to connect to these 3rd party APIs is facilitated by a set of Universal Media Picker Providers.


The Team

  • Matt Brailsford
  • Morten Christensen
  • René Pjengaard
  • Sebastiaan Janssen
  • Lee Kelleher

Special thanks go to:

  • Warren Buckley


To upgrade the universal media picker, simply uninstall the main universal media picker package, and reinstall. You do NOT need to uninstall the individual providers to upgrade the main universal media picker. To upgrade individual providers, simply uninstall and reinstall as usual.

Get Involved

If you'd like to create a provider yourself, then please click the link to contribute on this page. Also, do checkout the Provider Developers Guide on codeplex for details on how to get started, and don't forget, you can also download the code for many of current providers on codeplex too.



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Matt Brailsford

Matt Brailsford

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Project Compatibility

This project is compatible with the following versions as reported by community members who have downloaded this package:
7.3.x (untested)
7.2.x (untested)
7.1.x (untested)
7.0.x (untested)
6.1.x (100%)
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4.11.x (100%)
4.10.0 (untested)
4.9.1 (untested)
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