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Does Sitecore (7.2+) have something like Sitecore.Links.LinkManager.GetDefaultUrlOptions() except for media URLs?

We have a library of extension methods off of Item to make things easier and it looks like when that was created over a year ago I ended up just using new Sitecore.Resources.Media.MediaUrlOptions().

My searches aren't turning up anything, so I'd like to know if I'm just missing something or if that's the solution.

Thanks!

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No, there is not.

mediaProvider definition in Sitecore is limited to

<mediaProvider type="Sitecore.Resources.Media.MediaProvider, Sitecore.Kernel" />

while LinkProvider definition contains lot of properties which are used as default options:

<add name="sitecore" type="Sitecore.Links.LinkProvider, Sitecore.Kernel" addAspxExtension="false" alwaysIncludeServerUrl="false" encodeNames="true" languageEmbedding="asNeeded" languageLocation="filePath" lowercaseUrls="false" shortenUrls="true" useDisplayName="false" />

That's why Sitecore uses MediaUrlOptions.Empty when options are not specified:

public virtual string GetMediaUrl(MediaItem item)
{
  return this.GetMediaUrl(item, MediaUrlOptions.Empty);
}

public virtual string GetMediaUrl(MediaItem item, MediaUrlOptions options)
{
  ...
}

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