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Translation to ACF relationship field

I'm building a WordPress site that is supposed to end up with a Danish backend. This works fine for core WordPress, but some plugin makes it really hard to make a complete translation. A problem I ...
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Advanced Custom Fields - Query Efficiency

For testing purposes I have edited page.php to have nothing other than: <?php while ( have_posts() ) : the_post(); ?> <h1><?php the_title(); ?></h1> <?php $site_options = ...
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Adding a custom field to do_shortcode [closed]

I think this will be pretty easy to answer...My php knowledge isn't great! I have used the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to create an 'add Slideshare shortcode' custom field in my page. The user ...
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How to display a number of posts based on a Advanced Custom Field (ACF)

I have the following code working fine in my theme: <!-- Modify query object --> <?php query_posts('showposts=5&post_type=news'); ?> <!-- Start the Loop --> <?php if ( ...
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Save something to global var in add_filter

I am here again with a strange question. First, I'm using ACF plugin for adding cistom fields. My code looks somethink like that: global $testMe; $testMe = 0; function my_acf_update_value( $value, ...
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Best Practice for Changing Custom Fields

I'm using the Advanced Custom Fields plugin for a project I'm currently working on. From what I understand, ACF stores its values into WordPress' Custom Fields. What I wanted to know is what's the ...
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Advanced custom fields: Customise date picker's start date (need to choose year 1500 onwards) [closed]

In Advanced custom fields, I would like to customise the date picker so that, ideally, I can only select a year in the 1500s/1600s but at the very least allow the datepicker to go back to the 1500s. ...
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Limit search field to just search a custom post type with custom fields

I'm sure this is possible, I just don't think I am going the right way about it. Basically, I have two custom post types (Investigators & Centres), both of which have search forms on their ...
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Gettext for custom field checkbox values

I have a custom field (created with ACF) that allows the author to choose from several options (in admin) and where these choices are displayed on the front-end. The code producing the custom field is ...
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how to get posts by custom post type then display Custom fields?

I have custom posts types for Recipes, and within that I have set up Advanced Custom Fields (from the plugin.) Within, that custom post type, I have several categories. Two questions: 1.) How do I ...
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Function that get ACF fields value before saving

Rewrited question: There is a similar question HERE but I don't know how to combine it with my code. I have a function that relay on acf checkbox field. It is working fine but I have to update the ...
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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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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 ...