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Filter a custom field based on selection of another custom field (ACF)

I have 3 custom post types with Advanced Custom Fields: Student Class Homework Assignment Homework has a custom field that is a 'relationship' with Class. This is because specific pieces of ...
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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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query to use to link to taxonomy single page

Hi & thanks in advance to those who could help me sot out he below: I have customized my home page, using tpl-home.php to show the authors (eg users...) of the most recent posts - nothing ...
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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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Password protection only on advance custom field download file

How should i protect password when user click on file name and before it starts downloading it asks for password and after correct password downloading will start. I do not want password for whole ...
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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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Tool Chain / Dev Stack options for robust WP webapp development?

I'm making a fairly sophisticated multisite webapp with lots of custom plugins and customs post types, custom fields, and settings. I really like to use the GUI Dev tools, like advanced custom ...
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Calculate the sum of certain the_sub_fields

I am trying to calculate the sum total from two custom sub-fields using ACF. The custom field is called 'repeater' and the sub-field is called 'space_avail'. I've tried the code below but it just ...
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Select posts with a custom taxonomy as a custom field

I am using woocommerce, so I have the product category taxonomy (product_cat). On a product category page, I would like to display the posts that are in that (product) category. That will be the ...
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mapbox & custom field

I try to implement mapbox for our wordpress project. I'm not sure where to start about this. I try to create advance custom field a repeater which is have a name,short descriptions, url, ...
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Faking the “onSave” event

While a specific use-case, I believe this may benefit others. I am using TurboCSV to mass-import a number of posts into WordPress (which it is doing wonderfully so far). Within that import, I am ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - Add Field to Specific Page [closed]

I have created a custom post type for testimonials. I have each testimonial as a text field titled 'testimonial' using the Advanced Custom Fields. I have a list of pages for services and want to pull ...
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Issue in If else condition [closed]

I'm calling my all pages on one pages as a section. Here is my code: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'page', 'orderby' => 'ASC', ...
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Conditional custom redirect

I want to achieve the following: On a post or a page, I can define an optional custom redirect URL (possibly as an Advanced Custom Field) If I view this post/page with a specific added URL parameter ...
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Multisite wp_query & switch_to_blog issue

3/17/2015 update So it appears that this is a known issue with ACF and multisite using switch_to_blog. http://support.advancedcustomfields.com/forums/topic/multisite-switch_to_blog-options-issue/ ...
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Advanced Custom Fields, auto-incrementing ID

I'm from a more pure PHP/LAMP-stack background, and am having some confusion about the popular Worpdress plugin Advanced Custom Fields and the way in which is generates unique identifiers. We can add ...
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Building large multi-section pages with Advanced Custom Fields

I'm just beginning the build on a site which has long-form pages broken up into multiple sections. Each section should follow one of a limited number of formats - e.g. 3 column, 2 column, full-width, ...
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How to group posts and get a mixed posts and groups view?

Let's say i need to implement the following in WordPress : I have a CPT named 'song' which are single songs from different artists. Sometimes songs may be grouped by albums, but not always. Then i ...
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WordPress Loop trouble with ACF [closed]

I'm working on looping through some books for a custom post type with advanced custom fields. One of the ACF's is a checkbox, and I'm wanting to only show the values with this one checked. The current ...
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Can't get the_content to show

I'm using the following code to get posts from a category in a page. This category uses ACF for some fields. However, when I try to output everything, it shows everything but the_content. For better ...
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Create 3 Level Relations with ACF and Wordpress

i have a more or less huge project and i decided to use wordpress. I want to create a nutrition plan. Therefore i use custom post types for recipes and advanced custom fields vor values like kcal and ...
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Only list category if it has a custom field image

i've a problem showin a list categories. $args = array( 'orderby' => 'name', 'order' => 'ASC' ); $categories = get_categories($args); foreach($categories as ...
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ACF no print data [closed]

I've a problem with Advanced Custom Fields Plugin I create a custom field named: bgcolor I want to print the value in category.php, this is my code: $color = get_field('bgcolor', ...
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Displaying page list and a custom field

Im trying to display a list of child pages under $parent_id. This is done in a page template inside the loop. You will see that Im trying to also get a advanced custom field value which in this case ...
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482 views

Compare two numeric custom fields

I use Advanced Custom Fields and have a custompost-type "matches". This post-type contains two fields "goals-made" and "goals-against". I want to query wordpress to show only the matches that were ...
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ACF field not appearing correctly in loop

There is a loop in my theme that displays posts with the following information: a title, some text, and a price. I have added a custom field to this post type using ACF. The field ID is tour_length. I ...
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How can I dynamically add a post to a custom post type which uses a custom field?

I have a custom post type called "patients". I was using only the post title, but now I need to make a relationship with users. I made this by creating a custom post field (created by ACF), a ...
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Related Posts by taxonomy using Advance Custom Fields Plugin

I’m trying to list related posts using taxonomy with the Advance Custom Fields plugin. I’m using the following code below from the docs that links to all the posts in the taxonomy, but is it possible ...
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158 views

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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How to import CSV into Custom Post Type custom fields?

I have created a Custom Post Type and then used a plugin to create the custom fields for that post type. It will display a type of membership: Name Address Zip Website But I am stuck on how to take ...
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advanced custom fields plugin last input field in new posts

I have a problem with front end update on post + advanced custom fields plugin it does not clear the input on new post. It does insert or update the form correctly but when you got there for first ...
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355 views

Guest Author - How to display posts on /author/ archive page

I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create all the data elements for a company leadership directory page and management bio pages. On the site blog, management will not be posting ...
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Minimising Database Queries when using Advanced Custom Fields

I'm working on a page which lists staff members for a large company and trying to minimise the number of times I'm forced to query the database as it gets quite complex and slow. 'person' is a ...
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905 views

Add routes between multiple ACF google maps markers [closed]

I dug up this code from the ACF examples for Google maps markers: .acf-map { width: 100%; height: 400px; border: #ccc solid 1px; margin: 20px 0; } </style> <script ...
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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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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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Geo location query inside wp_query?

I am building a simple property search website using Wordpress. One of the requirements is for a search tool to search for properties available for sale / to rent based on number of bedrooms etc. ...
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ACF Unexpected T_CONSTANT_ENCAPSED_STRING [closed]

I'm running the Advanced Custom Fields Pro plugin. When I implement the following code for the repeater field, I get this PHP error: Parse error: syntax error, unexpected ...
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How to acquire an ACF image using get_previous_post and get_next_post

I am using the WordPress functions 'get_previous_post' and 'get_next_post' to retrieve the title and permalink of the adjoining posts to the one the user is viewing, which works okay. But when I try ...
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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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Get A Custom Field From A Custom Taxonomy Of A Custom Post Type [closed]

This has probably been answered before but I'm stumped so I'll ask anyway. I have a custom post type called products. I then have a custom taxonomy called product-category. I've set up a custom field ...
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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 to List Events by Year and Month Using Advanced Custom Fields?

I have a custom post type "Kalender_item" with a custom Date Field (YYMMDD). I want to list all the posts on a page sorted by Year and Month. For example: November 2012 (all events that occure ...
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222 views

ACF Shortcode bringing in my shortcode is adding unnecessary line breaks

At the VERY core, my question is - how to remove linebreaks on a single ACF field that is inserted with the ACF shortcode. I have a lot of "shortcodes within shortcodes" here so I will walk this ...
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311 views

WordPress dynamic AJAX query

Aim - I've trying to run a query based on which category is selected from the dropdown. I figure the best way to do this, is to dynamically use AJAX and pass the category value held by a variable to ...
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Stuck in the query loop

I created a two loop into my WordPress page. It should get the category name and should load all the child under the Category name. Like this ____ Cat1 ______ product 1 product 2 product 3 ____ ...
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2answers
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Get the_field of Advanced Custom Fields in a custom query [closed]

I have a custom query to display content of a certain template: <?php $i = 0; $pages = get_pages(array( 'meta_key' => '_wp_page_template', 'meta_value' => 'sale.php' ...
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Display post as featured if taxanomy matches current category

I have used ACF. I have added the 'taxonomy' select dropdown field to the post edit page. From the dropdown I select which category this post should be featured in, but my code is displaying the same ...
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Custom Post type and Custom Field WP_Query

I am developing a site for a client who is a Youth Football (Soccer) Club, with lots of different Teams depending on the abilities and ages of the children. I have added in a Custom Post Type called ...