Problem Adding Video

  1. I am now using the Wordpress Blackberry App on my Storm phone. All functions work except 1. When trying to add video (new or from library) I get an error that reads "Blog Message (code 500) Could not write file XXXXX.3pg (invalid file type)"

    As I mentioned all other functions are working: Photo Upload, Add Post, Etc.

    Anyone with some insight please help. I noticed that 3pg is now supported but this does not seem to be the case.

    Any help is much appreciated.


  2. WordPress has a built in list of file extensions that map to specific mime types. It will only allow uploads for file types (extensions/mime types) that it understands. .3pg is not in the default list.

    Try this plugin that allows you to add file extensions and mime types to WordPress. I believe the correct mime type is video/3gpp for .3pg. Hopefully if I'm incorrect someone will post the correct type.

  3. @josephscott - Thanks a million. Works like a charm.

  4. hi there I am also having similiar problems,

    i installed the plugin, put in the mine type for 3gp,

    but the same error msg still is there.. any thoughts??

    Blog Message (code 500) Could not write file XXXXX.3pg (invalid file type)


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