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Get custom value from external database

a non-coder here but fairly competent to put together blocks of code :) I´m trying to build a prototype using Wordpress and one need I have is to connect to one or more different databases to get a ...
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using ACF datepicker to filter posts on a page

i’m using a wp-query to display posts from a category on a custom post type page. it works fine, and I’ve been also abble to sort my posts depending of datepicker field called “date_debut”. my posts ...
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Wordpress and advanced custom fields subcategory inherit category color automatically

Hi is it possible if I added a subcategory and inherit the parent category's color? currently im using advanced custom field plugin. i dont know to show it inthe front end that if the user left the ...
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Query between dates using Date Picker fields

I'm looking to replace an events plugin that i have on my website currently. We realize we don't need a full blown calendar and things like that, we just need to be able to enter in Events with a ...
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Advanced custom fields - taxonomy terms images [closed]

I used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to add a custom field to my taxonomy. That custom field is an image which is associated with the term. Now I have a page where I display a list of all terms ...
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PHP calls to custom fields not being made. Query seems to be blocking them

<ul class="footer_banner_box_container clearfix"> <div id="text-4" class="widget widget_text"> <h3 class="box_header">Our Doctors</h3> <div ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - category image

I'm trying to get an image for I previously assigned to a category using ACF. here's what I'm doing: $category_image = the_field('cat_small', $linkedcat); where $linkedcat is something like ...
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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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Excerpt length: get first paragraph

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to get an excerpt from each post, grabbing the first paragraph from each one. I'm currently using the ACF plugin and have custom post types and custom fields. ...
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How to upload multiple images on frontend to ACF gallery using update_field

I'm trying to save images submitted on a frontend form in a way that they are accessible via the ACF backend. In how to upload an image on ACF with update_field on wordpress, someone provided a ...
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ACF Relationship Posts how to show additional content

I have created a relationship between my custom posts Work and Talent using Advanced Custom Fields. I am currently showing posts from Talent on my work pages with the following posts: <?php ...
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If statement with two custom post type's but showing only one

I'm trying to think of a way to create an if statement in which it checks if two fields from two different cpt's are the same. Is there a way to do that without showing one of the two cpt's on the ...
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Displays a string of linked images

How do I displays a string of linked images for a post using php? Terms http://domain.com/106.jpg,http://domain.com/109.jpg,http://domain.com/112.jpg <div class="gallery" ><?php ...
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ACF Gallery insert from URL

Have built a gallery using Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) and Flexslider. The slider and images display correctly using the ACF code below. As most of the images will be hosted else where (on an other ...
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Remove Post if Advanced Custom Field is checked to fix paging

I'm trying to setup a query that filters through posts and removes ones that have an ACF field "archived" checked. Post queries are pretty foreign to me. ...
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Display PHP within HTML values

What is the correct way to display a value in a link using php? The (Advanced Custom Fields) php works correctly outside of the html. Book on Expedia.com <a class="alignright" href="<?php ...
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Advanced Custom Fields plugin : displaying a YouTube video

On my page, I have many fields text area fields containing text, and one WYSIWYG field containing a YouTube video (I need it to be WYSIWYG because otherwise only the URL of the video would show, not ...
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Default gallery returns as shortcode text not gallery from synchronized custom field

I'm using ACF and Polylang plugins. In ACF I have set up a custom WYSIWYG field where I create default WP gallery. Then in Polylang I have set up that it synchronizes this field across languages. So ...
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Populate a ACF Select Dropdown from Custom Post Type

Is it possible to populate an Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) Select Dropdown - options - with all the posts within a specific Custom Post Type (PCT)? Thanks in advance, Ian.
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Is it possible to pass a date from one Advance Custom Fields options page to another?

I have been trying for a week now to figure this out. I have a site that has numerous ACF options pages. On one options page (Trade Show Details) the start and end dates for a trade show are entered. ...
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ACF checkbox array is returning numbers, not labels [closed]

I am using Advanced Custom Fields and the add-on Repeater to create a field in the admin through which a user can select multiple icons. Each icon has an associated label, and I'm trying to return the ...
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2k views

Loop with array of posts using 'Advanced Custom Fields' plugin [closed]

i'm getting in trouble using Advanced Custom Fields (acf) plugin. I'm using the 'Post Object' using more less this code: <?php /* * View array data (for debugging) */ var_dump( ...
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Get the type of an advanced custom field (ACF) in a WP_Query loop [closed]

When reading posts with WP_Query how would I get the data type of an advanced custom field (textbox, date, number, repeater, …) ? My code: $loop = new WP_Query( $args ); $posts = ...
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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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wp-includes does not contain a feed template

Using Wordpress 3.9, I'm trying to create a custom feed template for a custom post type, which will include some custom fields. Idea is to use this feed to to send out a "newsletter" type email once ...
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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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Get post id of permalink for a specific custom post type?

I have custom post type called Personnel. I have this code to show a specific post ("details" page for personnel) (resides in children themes folder of Oxygen and is called single-personnel.php) ...
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Slashes stripped in ACF

Use ACF pluging to save a windows path like this : c:\users\thanassis\photos using a text field. The ACF saves this : c:usersthanassisphotos as path except the character \. If I use this / it's ok. I ...
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Check for duplicate custom field value before running wp_insert_post

That is, I want to prevent 'guid_review' ACF value being duplicate by checking it before creating the post. foreach ($items as $itemKey => $item) { $myPost = array( ...
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Get Advanced Custom Fields values before saving [closed]

Basically, I need to alter the info the user inputs into an advanced custom fields textbox before it is written to the database but I don't know how to grab it. I can only get it after it has been ...
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advanced custom field Show field in special categry page [closed]

I am a big fan of Advanced Custom Fields plugin http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/ I developed a site where there are 2 types of categories: normal and “custom” most of the categories display ...
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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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filter wp_query result with custom field values

I'm getting started with advanced custom fields. I have a category field (main_category) where the categories given below are selected using the radio buttons. 1. Electronics 2. Programming 3. ...
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ACF plugin categories bug in WordPress 3.9

i recently started using ACF plugin, i noticed that variables for custom fields i created and use in categories are saved in ‘wp_options’ tables, and although i am doing everything right they do not ...
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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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Get all fields inlcuding “ACF” (Advanced Custom Fields) columns in wp_query

When retrieving posts with wp_query how do I make the loop contain the acf fields? $args = array( 'post_type' => $postTypes, 'posts_per_page' => $numPosts, ...
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how to load custom single.php?

Hi I have a blog where the categories are news, events and inspiration. These categories are selected using radio buttons on acf. I want to load news on single-news.php while events on ...
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Display “Today” Instead of Date for Pubslished Posts

I have a list of 'post_status'' => 'future' which are published at certain dates throughout the year. These posts are custom posts whith Advanced Custom Fields. Since a couple of days I'm trying ...
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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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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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Comparing arrays with meta_query in pre_get_posts

I'm working on a form for filtering a list of posts using custom fields created with the Advanced Custom Fields plugin. Because of the form, I'm using the pre_get_posts action to change the query via ...
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Alphabetising a list of Meta Terms from Advanced Custom Fields

I'm struggling with this, but I'm hoping that I have just looked at it too long... I'm calling a list of custom post_type titles through into a drop down on another post. They have been associated ...
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WordPress meta_query and order by custom field

I have a Custom Post Type called "Films", with a Repeater field called "Showings", which have a field "start_datetime" of type DateTime... I want to perform a query to get all those Films with a ...
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WooCommerce shop page to use my custom template [closed]

Before asking the question I want to tell you that I have already asked the question in http://stackoverflow.com/questions/15025213/wordpress-woocommerce-template-file-overiding I am using the ...
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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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Get All In One SEO Pack to use custom field instead of Content

I'm having an issue with a custom theme whereby All in One SEO pack isn't auto-generating descriptions because I am using a custom field to enter the main body of the page/post. Is there way to ...
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Basic do shortcodes question

I used WordPress codex page to code. As you can see I have 2 PHP codes in my line. The page is able to get the code's value but it doesn't obey the CSS rules, which I believe, because I inserted my ...
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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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Using WP meta query to show custom post types by a start and finish date

I have a custom post type called 'events', I have a page which displays events by each month. Each event has a start_date and finish_date custom field (using advanced custom fields plugin) which ...
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the_content() not outputting anything (Advanced Custom Fields)

Hi i'm using the custom post types UI and advanced custom fields plugin and would like to use the default content editor as one of my fields for a custom post type. When i use the_content(); in the ...