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WordPress There has been an error cropping your image

There has been an error cropping your image.

I ran into an issue when cropping my header image within WordPress. Turns out, WordPress uses the php-gd library to crop images.

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Redhat / CentOS

yum install php-gd

Ubuntu

apt-get install php5-gd

Restart your web server (apache, httpd or nginx)

/etc/init.d/httpd restart
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By Tommy Elmesewdy

DevOps Engineer

2 replies on “WordPress There has been an error cropping your image”

Hi, So it seems some themes need this and others don’t. I have been cropping a few images now until I installed a theme I haven’t used before and that theme couldn’t crop the images. This solved my issue though, Thanks!