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Order and group posts by acf by month and year

How can group posts by month and year by a separate headline? Example (output with this date format): Dezmber 2014 - 4. Dez 2014 - 5. Dez 2014 I have a custom field (datepicker) "event_date". ...
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How do I relate a taxonomy with a custom field type, on another custom field type? [closed]

I need to create a tiered relationship between posts in WordPress - I am using ACF (Advanced Custom Fields). The end result is to create menus (food menus). There can be multiple menus (Breakfast, ...
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Query Custom Post Types by date (custom field) range

I've seen similar questions and solutions, but so far I couldn't apply it to my code. The following code (functions.php) works perfectly fine: if( isset($query->query_vars['post_type']) ...
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Migrating data from ACF to WordPress custom meta boxes

I’m currently re-developing a theme for WordPress Multisite. The homepage and gallery template both use the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. So I can fully maintain the theme moving forward, I would ...
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Query by 2 values of a repeater ACF field

Let's say I have a custom post type called Film, with a repeater field called Showings, with fields start_datetime and discount. I need to make a query for those Films that have at least one showing ...
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Advanced Custom Fields google map [closed]

If anyone ever tried to work with advanced custom fields - google map fields and make a big map with lot of markers like this exmple: ...
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Can I wrap an unordered list inside a shortcode?

So, I created an events page for my client that holds lots of details about events. We found no particular event plugins to be helpful for their purpose, so I built a a custom template using advanced ...
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Advanced custom fields plugin limit number of fields in the group to 64 [closed]

I have a problem when creating more than 64 fields in the fields group using plugin "Advanced custom fields". I've already found out that problem is in saving of new fields not in loading from ...
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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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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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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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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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Multiple Frontend Filters Using Advanced Custom Fields

I've got a series of custom post types set up, and a large amount of custom fields are linked to these post types via the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I want to set up a series of checkboxes on the ...
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Updating the database with advanced custom fields

I'm having a real problem with updating a database table using advanced custom fields within a custom post type. I have a table in the database called 'wp_company_profiles' with fields 'address_1' ...
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Dropdown filter by custom field

I have a problem: I need to add a filter associated to a Custom Field. I installed the plugin "Advanced Custom Fields" and I created a field type "date picker" with key "Fecha-de-Estreno", until here ...
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Lock user information once fields have been filled in

Much like the username is locked down and cannot be changed once it has been registered, I would like to lock down additional fields I have created with Advanced Custom Fields like the person's ...
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Integrate Custom Post Type Events into Calendar

I've got a custom post type called Events on my site with a custom field called event_date created via Advanced Custom fields that stores its value in yymmdd format. Everything works just fine and I'm ...
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Is there a way to export Advanced Custom Fields data?

I've entered data into ACF using the ACF Options plugin. Is there a way to export all that data I entered? When I use ACF's built in exporter, it only exports the structure. Maybe I'm missing ...
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wordpress ajax relationship query

Using the relationship field from Advanced Custom Fields I link artists to events. Both these artist and events are custom post types. For each event, the post IDs of the related artists are stored in ...
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Specific routing for CPT

I'm developing site for art gallery. A have Artist CPT (internal name artsin_artist) which is defined in my functions.php like following: register_post_type('artsin_artist', array( 'labels' => ...
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How to order by just the Time Field in Advanced Custom Fields

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields to create a class schedule. I need to get the time field to sort correctly to display the class schedule in the correct order. Currently it is not, and I don't ...
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How to fetch the data from Advanced Custom post when we search specific keyword or field name related to the post?

Actually i have created a custom post type and fetch the data from "Advanced Custom Fields" plugin after then connect to a custom search-form to search only the post data.It works good. But now i ...
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432 views

Use Custom Post Type as Custom Field

I want to create a custom post type for store that having all store names and it is working. Now I want to fetch the all stores in a select box in every new post of WordPress, then selected store name ...
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Unique key for each row in a repeater field

Is it possible to have a unique key for each sub fields in a repeater field? I don't want to use the array index, because the array index can be changed, when adding new rows between existing rows. I ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Plugin: Get file URL into Parent

On parent page, I've got a grid of custom field values from child pages. All text fields work fine, but I'm having issues with the file URL fields: instead of the URL it returns attachment ID. Here's ...
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How to share repeated fields across multiple pages?

I am loving the ACF (Advanced Custom Fields) plugin repeater field but I have two pages in my WordPress site that have sections which share exactly the same data. Obviously one of the key aspects of ...
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posts-2-posts embedding post title of connected posts [closed]

I'm trying to create a default title for all the posts that are created, the title is generated by a couple of things, such as the post fields. I was able to write code for getting the post fields ...
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Find the first occurrence of a custom field

I was wondering if anyone can help. I'm using the advanced custom fields plugin and I'm trying to find the first occurrence of a custom field by date, so really the newest post which has a custom ...
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Displaying custom field according to date

I am not sure whether this is an Advanced Custom Fields-related question, or a general PHP question, so I have also posted this to the ACF support forum, for those of you who are also looking for ...
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Sort by page information by Ascending Numbers

Basically I have a problem that I have details being pulled from advanced custom fields and I currently have them ordered by page title in ascending order. However, instead of ordering them Ascending ...
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Saving custom fields to a custom taxonomy

I am trying to create a custom field for a custom taxonomy. update_post_meta works great with posts. Taxonomies are not posts so this won't work. <?php update_post_meta($post_id, $meta_key, ...
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Adavnced custom fields relationship query plus query inside

I am currently developing a site, I have three custom post types (speakers, events, videos). Each event has a relationship with speakers so when a event is created they select what speakers spoke at ...
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How to query categories with Advanced Custom Fields?

I'm currently using Advanced Custom Fields and I was wondering if anyone know how to filter categories by custom fields? I have a custom field in my categories using the checkboxes field. I want to ...
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How to show postmeta in custom columns for the posts screen?

I've got a True/False value added to posts (Exclusive versus Curated) that was added via Advanced Custom Fields. How do I get that value to show up as a column on the Post list (/wp-admin/edit.php) to ...
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Unable to check if plugin is active

I am working on a custom theme using ACF. I would like to check if the plugin is active or not. I am using this code: <?php include_once( ABSPATH . ...
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Getting custom taxonomy from custom post type

I have a custom post type called email_block and have a custom taxonomy called block_type. I need to loop through all the email blocks find out what custom taxonomy (block_type) they have. I know how ...
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update_post_meta and update_field ony working when saving the post

I use Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) to store data in a custom field. I had latitude and longitude information stored separately, but I they need to be in one custom field so I made the function below. ...
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Filtering a WP_Query meta_query by numeric values isn't working

That was a very dense title. I have a custom post type "event" which has a Date/Time picker field "event_date" thanks to the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. This Date/Time picker saves a UNIX ...
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Get the label from ACF checkbox [closed]

I feel like this should be easy but for some reason I can't get this to work? I have several similar but distinct colors in list of products. I need to be able to grap the label to show to the end ...
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Is there a better way to pull in custom content without querying posts?

I have a custom page template that pulls in media files via advanced custom fields, as well as query posts. Now, the client wants there to be three sections by default... each one populating with the ...
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ACF custom field in <head> [closed]

I've created an image field using Image URL via the ACF plugin. This field appears across my pages. This field enables admin to change the background image for a selected class. Here's the code I ...
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Wordpress implode & wp_insert_post question

Just a few days ago I've started working on my new wordpress based website. I have a plugin which provides a Cars Database. I want to auto-fill my custom fields and taxonomies by taking info from ...
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ACF accessing a field from the query, but not in post

I'm not sure if this is possible - but checking before re-writing the template. I've extended wp_query to allow for a geocode/location search to be performed. This is working in itself and returning ...
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How can I optimize this code? [closed]

I have an Advanced Custom Fields Checkbox that I'd that I need to do some checks on. If a checkbox is ticked in the back end, it outputs an appropriate image on the front end. I've got some code that ...
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Prepared statements used incorrectly in ACF?

I've just updated to WP 3.9 and it returns a warning when using placeholders incorrectly. I've found some prepared statements written incorrectly, but I really got worried when I saw this in the ...
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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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Search with filters and title

I would like to search in custom_post by title and by the ACF fields. So, I used the WP_Query WordPress function but I can't filter by the title, just by the filters. When I submit my form, I have ...
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Advanced custom field boolean value in custom post type

I'm using the Advanced Custom Field (ACF) plugin in a Custom Post Type (CPT). I have field group in ACF that contains a Image field and true/false field called 'home_offer'. I'm using this ACF in a ...
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How to create a page and display only the posts with a specific custom field value?

I would like to create a page (let's name it "Facebook") where i will display only the posts that has the custom field: "Facebook" and specifically the custom field value: "Yes". P.S. 1. I would like ...
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Remove comma from last item output from loop

(or add comma to all items but the last one...) Most of the information I have found relates to using a counter within a foreach loop. In this particular situation I am using Advanced Custom Fields ...