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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Query Posts Via WordPress URL

I wanted to learn more about querying post types and their custom fields in WordPress. I've got two questions... I've followed this tutorial on Advanced Custom Fields and am trying to understand what ...
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Advanced Custom Fields Plugin: how would I get an image src path uploaded from User Profile?

I have created an Image Upload field for a User Photo in the User Profile section in the wp-admin using Advanced Custom Fields. I realized ACF could do this per this post: Photo gallery on profile ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Custom field with Types: get custom field's value label (of type select)

We use the Types plugin to setup different custom products for a client. A certain custom post (product) contains some custom fields which is a drop-down select. When creating a new product of this ...
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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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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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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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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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Advanced Custom Fields: query posts filtered by multiple field values

I have the following: custom post type: q-and-a custom taxonomy: q_and_a_category taxonomy terms: design, engineering, project-management I'm creating three separate pages that filter the custom ...
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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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Filter posts by custom field (Advanced Custom Fields)

I'm using Advanced Custom Fields and have been following along with this tutorial on Creating a WP archive with Custom Field Filter. In their example, they're using Radio Button Field; I would like to ...
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advanced custom fields update_field for field type: Taxonomy

I need to insert a post via wp_insert_post and then add relevant post_meta - however, the WP admin has been customized with the excellent ACF. I know I can add_post_meta in this way: add_post_meta( ...
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Self-added mysql column as custom fields value

I am trying to add a value from a column that I've added myself to the wp_posts table as a custom field. So right now there is a column called 'shares' which holds an int value and I want that int ...
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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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Show values of custom field created with ACF on a page

Im using ACF to create custom fields. One of them is a list of checkboxes that display some options (option1, option2, option3....). and what i need is to show these options on a page in a list like ...
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use advance custom field inside query post command [closed]

I can't find a solutions in internet or advance custom field website docs about this. I hope wordpress genius can help me. I use http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/advanced-custom-fields/ for themes ...
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ACF - get fields from group

i have been using this code to get all fields from a specific group: <?php $GroupOrPostSlug = 'acf_specialgroup'; //or insert the ID of your fields Group. $groupID=''; global $wpdb; if ...
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How to call one custom field value if another custom field value is equal to today's date

I'm building a website for a school division in Canada, they help organize their days by assigning a school day to each day of the week. There are 5 school days, and so they do not always end up on ...
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Separate [Advanced Custom Field] values by commas

I have a 'relationship' custom field that allows you to select multiple values and display them via <?php $post_objects = get_field('field'); if($post_objects!=''){ ?> <?php foreach( ...
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Get post by ASC from custome field DATE picker

i want to custome post by ASC. i have some add some post in bachend one of the field date picker. i want to post by date which i set in date picker field <?php $args = array( ...
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ACF Image Object Sizes Issue on Multisite

I am using Advanced Custom Fields and have added an image with the return value being an image object. In my theme I if I dump the values of the object all the URL's for sizes are the same regardless ...
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Updating custom fields with data from the database

I'm having a real problem with updating advanced custom fields (within a custom post type) with data from the database. I have a table in the database called 'wp_company_profiles' with fields ...
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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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Advanced Custom fields not available yet during publish_page action

I have a function that I use that ties into the publish_page action that I use to create multiple pages on my site. This function worked perfectly for a while, but ceased to function correctly after a ...
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How to get the get the select values created by ACF plugin in wordpress

Basically I want to display the select box so admin can select the option while creating or editing a category to display the category in front page with image or not. I use advanced custom plugin to ...