An attachment is an image or other file uploaded through the post editor's upload utility. Attachments can be displayed on their own 'page' or template. For more information, see Using Image and File Attachments.

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How can I rewrite old attachment URLs?

I recently converted my WordPress installation to use SSL on all pages, and now I'm getting mixed content warnings. I've cleaned up everything in my themes and admin pages, but I'm still having ...
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Is it possible to Hook/Filters Attachment Creation?

Is it possible to hook or filter the attachment creation process? More specifically is it possible to hook into the attachment creation so that I may parse the attachment’s filename, populate the ...
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How to get attachment caption (get_the_excerpt gives parent post excerpt) ?

I am displaying the attachments on the parent post page with this code : $args = array('post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_mime_type' => 'image', 'order'=> 'ASC', 'numberposts' => ...
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How to load previous or next attachment with jquery ?

When i am on the single.php page, i show the first image attachment. then i would like to load the next (and previous) image attachments without reloading the page. so in single.php i started with ...
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How can I UN-attach media from a post?

I'm having a trouble un-attaching media from a post without deleting it entirely from my site. Is there a simple way to unattach an image from a post for instance?
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Edit image / Delete image link

There is a function in Wordpress that allows to display a "edit post" link if the user has sufficient rights. <?php edit_post_link( __( 'Edit' ), '<small class="edit-link">', ...
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Custom field not updating when value is empty

I've added a few custom fields to the WordPress image uploader using the hooks attachment_fields_to_edit and attachment_fields_to_save. Everything works very well, except when a field is erased by the ...
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How to remove attachments size attribute [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Prevent Width and Height Attributes in Image Tag Output i would like to remove the width="512" height="128" attributes on an attachments this method is fine on images ...
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Attachment 0×0 size error [closed]

My theme uses 8 different thumbnail sizes. I imported my local installation to the final server using phpmyadmin to export the wordpress database. Everything is smooth except for the attachments: many ...
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Add custom field to image editor

How do I add custom field to the image editor, such as under the image 'Description' field? To be much clearer, it's where the settings for the images are after you upload an image in the attachment ...
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File Attachment display title in template

I've got a custom post type with a file upload field. In my template file i'm using this to display a link to that file. <a href="<?php the_field('downloads'); ?>">Download PDF</a> ...
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Change attachment filename

Is there a function that allows me to change the filename of an attachment, based on the Attachment ID I have? Thanks! Dennis
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media_sideload_image file name?

I'm using media_sideload_image to download images from the web and store them. However, the problem is that the ones from youtube are always called "hqdefault.jpg", which means that it will override ...
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How to get post id of first child of the same post type?

Is there a function that will let me get the post id of the first child (of the same post type, not attachment)? I could always just run a loop via wp_query but that seems like overkill. :/ The goal ...
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Gallery Thumbnail Layout Template

Is there a way to create a template to display a gallery thumb layout? Or am I stuck with selecting a thumbnail size and rows in the upload image/gallery area and media settings area?
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List Post Attachments - Remove Image Thumbnails

I'm using the following code to display a list of the posts attachments within a sidebar: <ul> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_parent' => ...
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media 'path' issue / concern when bringing files live

I'm currently developing a site we have installed on a sub-domain. 'beta.mysite.com' We will eventually, be moving site to it's root domain. 'www.mysite.com' Problem? any post type attachment / the ...
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How to create an attachments archive with working pagination?

This might sound like query_posts with pagination problem number 2103024 but I think this one might be special. My WordPress site is basically a huge database of car images. Each image should have ...
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Conditional Statement - check if post has an attachment image

I'm working on a conditional statement (in a loop) that looks for a featured image then grabs a default image if there is none, which I have figured out. But, I also wanted a way to pull the first ...
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get_post_meta not working on category.php

I'm referencing an attached image in my header.php page which is displayed as a full screen background on my posts: global $wp_query; $page_id = $wp_query->get_queried_object_id(); ...
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How to show multiple attachements together with Scribu's Posts 2 Posts connector?

I am using Scribu's Posts 2 Posts plugin to connect posts with small galleries attached to an album post type. Everything works great, except that I cannot figure out how to merge the attachments to ...
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How to access & display images from a post without textual content ( and vice versa) according to best wordpress practices

Looking to create a customized single.php for my posts. In one column I'd like to display all images added through the add media function (inserted into post). In the next column all other content ...
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Display info from custom fields in all images' HTML

Okay, I've been working on this all day and can't find the solution anywhere. I've created a custom field within the image upload screen (info first found here). The field stores the name of a ...
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attachment.php code or tutorial

I am confused about the exact purpose attachment.php ( and image.php) . I notice many themes dont have them. If single.php displays the image the way I want then is it OK to leave it out. On the other ...
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Wordpress adds extra width to post images container boxes

when I insert an image into a post, the <div> that contains that image (and thus any caption) is set to be wider that the image itself. For example, I have added an image that is 211px wide. ...
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Add image attachment to post via coding?

I tried to add an image as Attachment image to a post. in wp_postmeta i added _wp_attached_file as meta_key and value = productimages/Routers/v/CISCO1941.jpg it not works and i could not see the image ...
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Displaying an image's alt title and caption inside a fancybox window. Working, but showing the same alt and caption for each image

I've been at this for hours so maybe someone here can help :) Basically I have a fancybox gallery that loads images attached to a post. As you can see below, I want to echo either the image's caption ...
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Remove “attachment/” from the URL of attachment pages

Currently, the media for a page on /hello-world/ is shown on /hello-world/attachment/image-name/. Is it possible to remove attachment from this URL, and make it /hello-world/image-name/?
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Can I attach a document (eg: PDF) but have a JPEG as a thumbnail?

Is there a built-in feature or plugin that allows you to attach a document to a post or page such that the actual attachment file is one thing (eg a PDF) but the thumbnail images are another (eg a ...
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Output posts attached images as thumbnails linked to full-size with lightbox class

I'm trying to create a function to be placed in a template page to output the post's attached images. I would like to have the images display as the theme's specified thumbnail size and be linked to ...
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Can i have 2 separate Galleries on 2 separate pages each go to a DIFFERENT Attachment.php file?

I would like to style the attachment page for each gallery differently, but i'm not sure how (sorry for the noob question, i'm still new to wp development!). I was hoping i could use Attachment.php ...
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Insert attachment ID in custom field from media uploader

This is what I want to do: In the media uploader, add a link "Use this attachment ID as custom field". Add the attachment ID in a custom fields meta box. I've searched for hours for a plugin that ...
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Link to full size image or attachment page in photo theme

My site is using WooThemes Statua theme. I'm trying to get my resized slider images to link to their respective full size images (or attachment pages). I asked a similar question on the WooThemes ...
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Limit amount of results returned

How can I limit the amount of results returned? $images = $wpdb->get_col(" SELECT ID FROM $wpdb->posts WHERE post_type = 'attachment' AND ID in ($meta) ORDER BY menu_order ASC ...
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How to redirect 'file url' to 'post url' i.e. in attachment.php

I've just started using the attachment.php template on my site. What I'd like to do is redirect all images in posts that used 'file url' to 'post url' and my new attachment.php template. Is this ...
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I want to edit documents on my blog without the need to download and upload files again [closed]

Would that be possible? Basically, I need something which will enable me to edit files directly at the server... any help would be much appreciated....
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attachments with tags and get_posts

having problems with filtering a posts attachments by tag... It worked fine until i added the tag__in arg (and other variations of it). $vidArgs = array( 'tag__in' =>5, ...
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How to force unlink on attached/inserted images?

When users insert an image into the content, WordPress automatically wraps the image in a hyperlink that, when clicked, creates an "attachment" page showing only the image inside the theme. Can I ...
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Change image link: wp_get_attachment_link

Can anyone help me filter wp_get_attachment_link so that a particular occurence of it links to the 'medium' or other size image rather than the full size. I have the following in a page template: ...
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All images on one line for each post

Having trouble getting around the issue where my client wants all of the images for each post to be on one line. This can be done in the editor, but they are not very tech savvy -- just wants to be ...
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Custom function to rearrange attachments when creating posts – Almost there

I'm having some trouble with a custom thing I'm doing. I've implented a custom image uploader into a metabox in a custom post type. Now I'm trying to work out a way that will let me reorder the ...
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How to list “invisible” Auto Drafts?

I noticed that when starting to create a new post, and only attach images and then when leavning the post for some reason, it won't show up in the list post view. However when you look in the Media ...
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Control attachments menu order with jQuery Sortable

I've managed create a metabox that lets me upload and then fetch the images and then also been able to add jquery ui sortable to be able to sort the images, however I've no idea how to add actual ...
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add image caption

I would like to add caption to a image I just uploaded through a from. So I have the attachment id and the caption text in a variable. I found wp_update_attachment_metadata in wordpress codex .. but ...
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Why doesnt my tag page populate with this custom post type?

I have a tag page that is generated with the first image attachments from all of the posts. I call it in the loop with : <img src="<?php echo get_first_attachment() ?>" /> and this is ...
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Create post from form with image

I found this wonderdul script that @Bainternet here at Wordpress Answers created, that makes it possible to attach images into posts from a html form.. I tried to combine in into my "html form to ...
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How do I get link URL (not file URL or attachment URL) of an attached image [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Retrieving a custom link on an attachment I am using images on a Wordpress page to link to other pages in the site. I know how to get an attached image's file or ...
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Attachments without images

I am using the Attachments plugin, but this question I'm sure is applicable to the regular media library. What I want to do is have an 'attachment' (metadata, title, caption) but with no image ...
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How to replace “wp-content/blogs.dir” with “media” for attachment permalinks?

How to replace "wp-content/blogs.dir" with "media" for attachment permalinks in a multisite environment? This is how links look now: ...
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Is it possible to query specific Wordpress Attachment files (.ppt & .pdf) and output them in a list?

The files are .ppt and .pdf files (not images). Will it be possible to query these types of attachments and output it in a unordered list?