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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 ...
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Order by custom field date?

I've created a category "Expire Soon" and i want to insert and sort the posts by custom field "expiration_date". I use this code but the posts are sorted by custom field "expiration_date" but not by ...
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Programatically re-order images in the ACF gallery add-on. Orderby Title, ID, etc

I have a gallery field using the advanced custom fields gallery addon. This is how I am outputting my gallery fields/images in my theme... <?php $images = get_field('gallery'); if( $images ): ...
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Vimeo thumbnails

I use Advanced Custom Fields to show Vimeo videoes on a site I am creating for a client - The client pastes the vimeo ID (the last letters in the url) in a field, and the video is shown. But I would ...
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How do I retrieve an image's width and height using Advanced Custom Fields?

Using a get_field('sampleImage'), how would I go about in order to get the image's width and height using the ACF plug-in? I need to be able to print out the img tag with width and height attributes ...
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Sorting get_terms, ACF is automatically removing duplicates

I read over the ACF & WordPress documentation and both do not mention why/when/how duplicate values are removed from an array when sorting taxonomy terms by custom fields. I learned that ACF does ...
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Advanced Custom Fields [closed]

I am trying to call a field and it's heading on a post type. I want to call headings only if there is content in the field. I'm really new to PHP and am unsure how it all works. I have added the ...
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There is no existing custom fields' value in functions.php

I'm using WooCommerce and Advanced Custom Fields plugin. I have a function for calculate my product's discount, like this: function woo_add_cart_fee() { global $woocommerce; $discount = ...
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Dynamically Insert Image Into Stylesheet

Let's say I have a banner image I want to act as a background cover. Users manually upload their image with the Media library, which then associates that image with the post (image is handled using ...
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ACF repeater field usage

I have a Custom post type "event" it has a repeater field "event_session" that has 4 subfields "session_start", "session_title", "session_description", "session_speaker" (a post object relationship ...
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Acf Pro repeater field returns null [closed]

I’m having a problem with the repeater field in Acf Pro. Basically, it works fine in the admin (it saves the data), but nothing shows up in the front. It's driving me mad because I'm using the exact ...
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ACF: Querying relationship fields with Author

I have a website which is about local types of foods and drinks. On the website, businesses can create a user and via the relationship field - add foods and drinks they offer. The relationship field ...
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While loop with bootstrap [closed]

Is it possible to do a while loop with Accordion from bootstrap ? I am trying to make a FAQ section with the repeater add pro add on from advanced custom fields. All the questions show up but they ...
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Advanced Custom Fields not displaying

my php skills are pretty limited and I am pretty much stuck with the following issue. Why is my Custom Field (placed at the bottom) not showing up after the posts blocks? Here is what my code looks ...
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Website goes down while importing backup (Internal server 500)

I have a WordPress website running on a machine. PHP has allocated memory of 128MB. Since I have two WP sites being host under same hosting it is consuming around 95MB out of 128MB on normal load.. I ...
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Can't get “has_sub_field()” to work in a conditional [closed]

Everything is working fine, except the <?php has_sub_field('vimeo_id'); ?> line. I want it so that if the user has filled out that field, it displays. Otherwise, nothing shows. However, when the ...
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get_post_custom stripping styling issue

I found this thread: Paragraphs removed when using get_post_custom()? Was hoping someone could either help me a little more though.. My code: <?php $post_customs = ...
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How to update a custom post title from a front-end form using ACF fields?

So I have a custom post title being written by a front-end (non-admin access) form using AFC fields. What I am after is a way to update the title when the post is updated from the front-end edit form. ...
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Add image custom attribute [closed]

Im want to use Advance Custom Fields module with Gallery add-on http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/add-ons/gallery-field/ I need to add custom attributes to all images. Like for example paper type, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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If/Else Statement for Advanced Custom Fields

I'm still trying to wrap my head around PHP (no pun intended) and am trying to get something to work using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin in WordPress. So, I've got a repeater field that's made up ...
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Display total unique custon field results

I need show total results of a custom_field: Each post has a field "city"; How many unique cities are registered? Ex.: Madrid + Paris + Madrid + London = 3 cities
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Check for the existence of custom field

I am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin, and I want to do a query to show all posts where a "date" field is before today and where another custom field (a report) has a value. For now I have ...
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Post loop count is not in order

I am using custom post type. But on landing page Count of post loop is not in order <?php $loop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'focus-areas' ,'get' => 'all') ); ?> ...
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Advanced custom field - gallery - display one random image

I created a gallery with the "gallery add-on" of "advanced custom field" plugin. I'm trying to show one random image from the gallery on page refresh. Here's my code: <?php $gallery = ...
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How to create a multidimensional array with multiple loops

I have this loop where I loop through every post of my CPT and fetch the title and the content of each post and put it into an array. That is no problem. But as it happens I have created a repeatable ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - Disable Users to Edit Custom Fields

I don't really know how to explain this, so this will most probably not make much sense. Basically, I made a custom field (drop-down selection) for the Add/Edit User page, and I want to be the only ...
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Remove Advanced Custom Fields plugin for client?

I just have a quick question... I am using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin on a site for a costumer, just to get a little more power into it.... but I wouldn't want the client to be poking around in ...
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Custom fields issue [closed]

I installed the plugin Advanced Custom Fields and created few custom fields , but I'm not able to add any content in it. How is this done?