General Options ->Attachments
This section details only the basic search in attachment titles, content field, captions and terms, not file contents.
If you need to search file contents as well, please check the Search in attachment contents documentation.
To enable the attachment search, simply go to the
General Options -> Attachments panel and click turn on the
Return attachments as results? option:
By default, the plugin will look in attachment Titles, Content and Captions fields, you can adjust these options on the same page:
By default .jpeg, .png, .tiff and .ico files are set to return as results, but you can add any mime (file) type of your choice. To get your desired mime type, please check the WordPress allowed mime types table table or the table in chapter below.
To allow more mime types, simply enter them to the
Allowed mime types textarea option separated by commas:
Here is a local, formatted copy of the allowed mime types table.