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Adding a custom field to do_shortcode [closed]

I think this will be pretty easy to answer...My php knowledge isn't great! I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create an 'add Slideshare shortcode' custom field in my page. The user ...
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Populate WYSIWYG field with ACF choice

So, I have a custom post type that uses a flexible content field containing a post object field and a wysiwyg field. The post object is to choose a post from a selected post type. After you choose ...
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Save something to global var in add_filter

I am here again with a strange question. First, I'm using ACF plugin for adding cistom fields. My code looks somethink like that: global $testMe; $testMe = 0; function my_acf_update_value( $value, ...
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Advanced custom fields: Customise date picker's start date (need to choose year 1500 onwards) [closed]

In Advanced custom fields, I would like to customise the date picker so that, ideally, I can only select a year in the 1500s/1600s but at the very least allow the datepicker to go back to the 1500s. ...
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Gettext for custom field checkbox values

I have a custom field (created with ACF) that allows the author to choose from several options (in admin) and where these choices are displayed on the front-end. The code producing the custom field is ...
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how to get posts by custom post type then display Custom fields?

I have custom posts types for Recipes, and within that I have set up Advanced Custom Fields (from the plugin.) Within, that custom post type, I have several categories. Two questions: 1.) How do I ...
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Function that get ACF fields value before saving

Rewrited question: There is a similar question HERE but I don't know how to combine it with my code. I have a function that relay on acf checkbox field. It is working fine but I have to update the ...
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Custom Post Types vs. Advanced Custom Fields (with Repeater Field add-on)

My goal is to give end users on my projects the maximum amount of control without making them work with any code. I've been using Advanced Custom Fields ("ACF") along with the Repeater Field add-on ...
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HTML markup output issue if a custom excerpt is pulled from an advanced custom field

I've used a custom excerpt function to get an excerpt from an advanced custom field. The function inside functions.php looks like that: function custom_field_excerpt($title) { global $post; ...
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ACF: post query, hide duplicate values [closed]

I'm querying an ACF field, and displaying all the results on the front-end like so— PHP: <ul class="category-menu-items"> <?php // args ...
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How to display a number of posts based on a Advanced Custom Field (ACF)

I have the following code working fine in my theme: <!-- Modify query object --> <?php query_posts('showposts=5&post_type=news'); ?> <!-- Start the Loop --> <?php if ( ...
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Import Issue (ACF Repeater+WP Ultimate Importer)

I'm trying to import a bunch of data from my DB and there's plenty of fields, now i'm using advanced custom fields, repeaters to be specific. I had to make my own CSV file and I did this by exporting ...
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Limit search field to just search a custom post type with custom fields

I'm sure this is possible, I just don't think I am going the right way about it. Basically, I have two custom post types (Investigators & Centres), both of which have search forms on their ...
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Shortcode default attributes over-riding non-default attributes

I have a shortcode with default attributes. It works fine with the default attributes, but the user-entered attributes do not over-ride the default attributes. Here is my shortcode code: function ...
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Accessing Advanced Custom Fields with Repeater using jQuery instead of PHP

I am using Advanced Custom Fields (with repeater) and am currently using the following code to access the fields, i.e.: <?php if( have_rows('postage_prices') ): ?> <ul ...
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Advenced custom fields auto fill problem

I need help. I am using advanced custom fields and by using them i am making a new post. But something went wrong when i enter the site where are my end forms there is filled out information. If i ...
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How to gather all the pages associated with a template on a register post type?

I am creating a menu in the admin of wordpress, I have pages that are catalogs on two user images load; example I have the catalog A where user pictures load and price of a product a catalog B where ...
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Preferred way to include Advanced Custom Fields in a plugin?

So I am building a plugin for a site that is already using Advanced Custom Fields (ACF). I wonder what would be the best way to include ACF in my plugin? The site is already using ACF, so is it ...
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update_field() with repeater fields issue [closed]

I’m having a problem with the popular Advanced Custom fields plugin, trying to update/append rows in repeater fields. I’m trying to migrate all data from one table into user meta and I keep getting ...
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Query posts filter not working

I have created one custom post type which name is villa. In this post type I have added five post and assigned custom field values(mention bellow): Post Name Assigned Fields 1. Chalet ...
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Advanced custom fields if else statement

I'm using the plugin Advanced Custom Fields. The following example code is given on the acf website for if statements. <?php if(get_field('field_name')) { echo '<p>' . ...
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How to import CSV into Custom Post Type custom fields?

I have created a Custom Post Type and then used a plugin to create the custom fields for that post type. It will display a type of membership: Name Address Zip Website But I am stuck on how to take ...
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Outputing Post Object title as a div class with ACF

I have Post Object field set up for pages. What I want to do is to output title of the posts associated with the page as a class of the div surrounding the page listing. But, the code inside the ...
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Advanced Custom Fields if else issue

Ok, I think I have a simple fix here. I'm using ACF to link health reports to specific dogs on a breeder website. But, not all dogs have the same reports, and I don't want to show a dead link if no ...
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Sorting the portfolio by an ACF? [closed]

I have an advanced custom field attached to every item in my portfolio (its another date) and I want to sort my portfolio by this field. Is this possible? I was hoping you could just swap the orderby ...
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Translation to ACF relationship field

I'm building a WordPress site that is supposed to end up with a Danish backend. This works fine for core WordPress, but some plugin makes it really hard to make a complete translation. A problem I ...
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Order Custom post type loop by custom field (datepicker)

I know there are a lot of articles and documentation on this but I can't seem to figure it out. I have a custom post type 'agenda' wich is made for events. I want to sort this by the eventdate. For ...
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Show/Hide Custom Meta Boxes using any plugin

How can I show and hide the custom meta fields created using Advanced Custom Fields plugin? I want to handle the publish and unpublish of the fields and values from the admin panel. Is there any ...
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How to add admin functionality to allow ability to choose different field group to display on webpage using Advanced Custom Fields?

Currently I have a field group defined using the ACF plugin, showing: title and icon and a link, on a specif area of my page. I want to give one of my Content Contributors the ability to choose from ...
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wp_update_post based function works on existing posts, but not new posts

I have a function that will update the title of the post based on an 'advanced custom field'. It works on existing posts, but not when I create a new post. When I try and save the post and check the ...
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Showing a post depending on the Custom Field value

<?php if (get_post_meta($post->ID, 'coach_location', true) == "Austria"): ?> ...this works, but manually checking each country and repeating the post content code is getting arduous, is it ...
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How to filter post using custom feild value in shortest and longest duration?

I am working on a video blog. On the front page I have a sort by option. You can try the option at the following link http://cricketclips.net/ Can't figure out how to make the shortest and longest ...
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Only Show an Advanced Custom Fields custom field on a specific template

I am building a site that will rely on Advanced Custom Fields to control the information displayed on a page template. Is there a way I can programmatically show a field (or fieldgroup) only when that ...
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Customize TinyMCE Buttons

I've always used the plugin TinyMCE Advance that lets me drag and drop which buttons I want to show in the Editor. Now I'm trying to set those using my functions.php instead. That way I never have to ...
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Hiding an Advanced Custom Field based on Taxonomy Field selection

I am trying to to show/hide one advanced custom field based on the ACF taxonomy field without any luck. I have tried reworking this example a bit to fit my needs but nothing happens. Any ...
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How to use categories in the URL with Advanced Custom Fields?

Using the Advanced custom fields plugin: 1) I want to post to the ACF and use a category just like a regular blog post, but the URL would be: mysite.com/customPost/category/post-name Is this ...
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Querying Advanced Custom Fields

I've been back and forth with this and not able to get my Advanced Custom Field query working. According to the documentation in the link above, this is what my array should look like: $args = ...
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PHP echo stripping formatting in Advanced Custom Fields [closed]

Using Advanced Custom Fields in Wordpress, I have the following code: if(the_sub_field('company_name')) { echo '<strong>Company name:</strong>'; echo '<p>' . ...
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Let Users Filter Posts by Custom Fields

I'm using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to add custom fields to my posts, but was wondering what is the best way to go about creating a filter box for the user to filter through posts. I've ...
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Query current and future events, ordered by begin date

Using the Custom Post Type UI extension, I've created a 'Event' custom post-type, which fields are populated using custom fields (created with the extension Advanced Custom Fields) such as ...
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Creating array to compare custom field values

I think I need some guidance here. I have a list of custom posts on a an archive template page that displays information from each of the custom posts. They are looped through using WPQuery: ...
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Advanced Custom Fields: wp_get_attachment_url not working, attachment page says “Missing Attachment”

I used Advanced Custom Fields to add a file upload field to a custom post type. I have the following code in the template for this custom post type: $file = get_field('file'); echo ...
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ACF: Display category name using taxonomy field

I'm currently using the taxonomy field in ACF, with the aim of printing the category name in the front end. Using it like so: <?php $term = get_sub_field('category_selector'); if( $term ): ?> ...
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Display Category only if there are posts of custom type

I need to do a small modification on WP site done by someone else. And my WP experience is close to zero. But I'm comfortable with PHP. Wordpress Version: 3.8 Plugins: ONLY Advanced Custom Fields ...
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Specifying a size when displaying an image associated with a taxonomy through ACF

I created a "books" custom taxonomy for my "book" CPT. Using ACF, I assigned an image to each my custom taxonomy terms. I have a page where I display all my "books" terms as images. It works but now ...
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Displaying Custom Fields on Post with Genesis Child Theme

I have tried everything to get Custom Fields to display on my posts using a Child Theme of the Genesis theme framework. I have tried to follow every tutorial I could find relating to it but still I ...
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WP_Query with meta_query dosen't return results

I am trying to get list of posts filtered by fields I added using the advance custom fields plugin. I have more fields that I want to use but it doesn't work as I want it to. Here is what the query ...
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ACF loop and php formatting

The following php will loop through each page and then output ALL of the ACF custom fields sequentially. What I need help formatting is a conditional statement that places all $fields, except ...
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Click Swatch, Change Image

I'm using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin and am trying to get a series of images to change when their corresponding Swatch Colour is clicked. Here's what I've got so far for my images loop: ...
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Matching Serialized Arrays with meta_query

I've asked a related question previously, but I think I've finally worked out the crux of my issue. I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and have a number of custom fields attached to my post type. I'm ...