How to find the url / link for a media file (image, pdf)

To begin, log in to the dashboard (back-end) of the website:


1. Go to your website home page.

2. Type: /wp-admin after the domain name. Press enter/return.

3. In the login window, fill in your username and password.

Go to the Media Library 

1. From the black dashboard menu on the left-hand side, click Media. 


Open the media file 

1. Click on the file you want to find the url / link for. It will open up an edit window. 


Locate the url / link

1. In the edit window, the url / link for the media file can be found in the File URL box on the right hand side. 

2. Double click to select the entire url / link, then copy if required.


It’s a good idea to log out when you’ve finished.  

Hover over Howdy, Lisa at the top right, then click Log Out.