Stop Generating Unnecessary Thumbnails


Big Update

Since version 3.0 or higher, you can now regenerate thumbnails of your existing images!

When you upload an image using Media Uploader, WordPress generates multiple copies/thumbnails of that image. By default, WordPress generates 4 thumbnails-

  • Thumbnail
  • Medium
  • Medium-large
  • Large

But along with this, theme and plugin developers can register their own thumbnails. Although they may be on purpose, but sometimes they remain unused.

Think about it, unnecessary additional images are eating up your server space and slowing down your site!

Sounds like a problem? What is the solution then?
This is where our plugin comes into the picture. Just install the plugin and choose which of the imaze sizes you want to prevent from generating.

  • Works with any plugin and theme.
  • WooCommerce compatible.
  • Multisite compatible.
  • Super easy to install and configure.
  • It’s free and always will be.

Need Help?

Please reach out to us if you need any assistance or have any queries.

Imagens de tela

  • Disable unnecessary thumbnails
  • Regenerate thumbnails
  • Help & FAQs


  1. Upload image-sizes to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress
  3. Go to Image Sizes menu from the left and choose which of the sizes you want to prevent from generating.


Does it work with multisite?

Yes, it’s fully compatible with WordPress multisite installations

Does it work with WooCommerce?

Yes, it doen.

What about my old thumbnails?

From version 3.0 and higher, you can now regenerate thumbnails of your existing images. Just go to the Regenerate Thumbnails tab and click on the Regenerate button.

My question is not answered here.

Please post on our support forum here


23 de março de 2021
Worked perfectly! 12912 images processed, 89759 thumbnails removed, 12852 thumbnails regenerated.


22 de março de 2021
great, it works. but, BRING BACK THE OLD AVATAR WITH THE MINIONS!! no seriously why did u take that away i liked it
2 de março de 2021
Plugin do it's job Surveys are annoing and mess with normal activate/deactivate plugin use If you need feedback, ask for it in a not blocking, not uncompatible way. Like normal people do
1 de março de 2021
Great plugin to keep your website images under control! Also like the ability to crop individual image sizes, if needed. Thank you very much for this plugin!
24 de fevereiro de 2021
Still using Enfold theme because its very stable but their long list of images is a pain. Finally after years I found this great plugin to get ridge of the most images :)) Not sure if the cleaning up (deleting the images) really works because I have to do that manually. I want to push myself further now and going to create website with all disabled and using only images with the correct size before uploading.
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Registro de alterações


  • [fix] Survey notice fixed


  • [add] Progress bar added


  • [imp] Interval added for regerate thumbs
  • [imp] Notice improved


  • [fix] Errors and bugs fixed


  • [imp] Performance improved


  • [imp] Default image checkox set to No
  • [fix] error fixed
  • [chg] Checkbox position changed


  • [imp] Code improved
  • [imp] Settings page improved
  • [fix] Admin bad menu remove
  • [chg] Menu moved to under the Media menu


  • [fix] License server moved


  • [fix] Error fixed


  • [imp] Nag dismiss


  • [imp] Code improved


  • [imp] Code Rewritten
  • [add] Regenerate Thumbnail
  • [add] Help and FAQs
  • [imp] Improved UI and UX


  • [fix] Small fix


  • [fix] Help email
  • [imp] Better screenshot


  • [fix] JS fix
  • [add] Contact form added
  • [imp] Transliteration


  • [fix] Warning fix


  • [imp] Transliteration
  • [fix] jQuery error


  • [add] Transliteration
  • [add] Checkbox to select all


  • Initial release