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Filter custom post types by custom field using AJAX

I have a few custom post types (books, films etc) created with WP-Types. I then have a custom field called Genre, created with ACF. If a user selects "Books" from the dropdown on the frontpage, he ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - Relationship post foreach query

I've created a post type, called Package (for news packages), and want to be able to link to specific blog posts and display them on the single-package.php page. I'm using ACF relationship fields, and ...
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If or/and statement advanced custom fields [closed]

I'm really unexperienced when it comes to conditonal statements with php and unfortunately the documentation of Advanced Custom Fields isn't covering this topic as fair as I know. But anyway, what I'm ...
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The sorting of posts by a meta_query with two keys fails while separated as single queries it works

I have a list of courses I try to sort. For sorting purpose I want to use two advanced custom fields. First a select field class_day containing the days: 1 : Mon 2 : Tue 3 : Wed 4 : Thu 5 : Fri 6 : ...
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Run function after post is updated

I would like to run a function after a post is saved. That function takes a .txt file thats uploaded with Advanced Custom Field file field, makes it into an array to then a json data. I want the json ...
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How to create a dropdown on admin panel and print that value on a page or in a post?

Now I am using a custom field for this purpose. But now my client asking some thing like this. Let's say he has to display a car brand on every bottom of a post. The Car Is : Car Name Car Name must ...
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Included posts on a page searchable

With Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) I added a 'relationship field' to the pages that can select posts from a custom post type. The chosen posts will be come part of the page. Searching with wordpress ...
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Populating content dynamically via AJAX and Advanced Custom Fields [closed]

I am using a repeater field from Advanced Custom Fields to create multiple photo galleries. There are 4 pages and each page has multiple image galleries. Because of this, I want to reduce load by ...
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Datepicker and advanced custom field plugin

I am using a datetimepicker js on a custom form, when selected from the calendar - the date format comes out to be: 24-Jul-2014 I using this string value to update a meta value of a custom field ...
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List of users that clicked a 'Join' button at single post

The title might be a bit vague while I'm not quite sure how to describe it. What I want: At every single post (in this case of post type 'event') a logged in user must be able to click a 'Join' ...
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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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prevent HTML output if custom field is empty [closed]

I am using the ACF plugin for custom fields. I am using this to add a second content area to my website. I have a peice of JS that says if this div is present then add a class to the page-content ...
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Remove duplicated values from a loop

I have a loop that outputs <option> fields for a <select> group. It contains many cities' names for many travel packs that I am publishing. The trick is that I need avoid repeated values. ...
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Filter and display a specific custom field value [closed]

I am developing a travel website for an agency. I'm trying to to make the user able to select an option like "Select your departure" and filter the loop with all the departures available for the ...
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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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Get specific repeater row (via advanced custom fields) based on Meta Query with Wildcards

I've used Example 5 of: http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/resources/how-to/how-to-query-posts-filtered-by-custom-field-values/ to query a post by a wildcard. However, my problem is I only want to ...
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Custom Sidebar in Editor (not Widget) for Custom Post Type in Genesis

I've created a custom post type for employee Profiles. The one thing I can't (yet) figure out is how to make custom sidebars for each of the employee's profiles. I have figured out 2 ways to get ...
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Retrieve a specific field from taxonomy term through advanced custom fields [closed]

I've set up a custom field which appears in a taxonomy terms page. I am trying pull an image associated with the custom taxonomy term directly However the page in which it is being displayed is a ...
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Display multiple custom post types and sort them chronological by one of their fields

I have four custom post types created with the custom post types ui plugin; each stands for an event type with a different set of custom fields created with the advanced custom fields plugin. My ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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get post id in while loops outputting page id

it's been a while since I used wordpress and I am trying to us e advanced custom fields, I am trying to output the post ID inside a loop on a page, so i can use get_field to output the post contents. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Display different category template if custom field is checked

I am a big fan of Advanced Custom Field by Elliot Condon http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/ This is what I am trying to chive without success so far: I have a website with posts and archive.php ...
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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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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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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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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 ...