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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Replacing all attachment links in post with media file link

I'm working on a Wordpress site, where all images inside posts are linking to the corresponding attachment pages. I want to use a lightbox but obviously this would require changing all the links back ...
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Correctly delete posts with meta and attachments [duplicate]

I am having an overview of custom post types. These have custom tax and also an attachment. In my overview I need to provide links to delete the entries. With that I also need to delete the ...
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Changing attachment status from inherit to pending?

I'm creating a web library that consists of about 1,000 PDF files uploaded as attachments (in addition to pages and posts which contain other information). I've bypassed the attach-to-a-page/post ...
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Massive photogallery import

I have this scenario: about 200 photo galleries to recreate in Wordpress from an old wordpress site. All I have is the .xml WXR for the post_type "photogallery" that basically creates the gallery and ...
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Checkbox group on attachments page

I am trying to add check boxes on media page depending upon no of roles in the system and I have been able to do that like this. function add_custom_attachment_fields($form_fields, $post){ ...
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How to find attachment ID for first image in a post

I am using a plugin to forward photo posts from wordpress to a tumblr blog. I have the following code: //post blog to tumblr function postBlogTumblr($postID) { $URLServer = ...
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missing attachment are showing as 404

In Google WebMaster Tools the crawling errors page is showing 177 missing urls. Most of them are showing as ?attachment_id=xxx I have looked in the database for these id's in the wp_posts table but ...
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Update wp.media state (mainly order) of images in Add Media Modal

I have to mimic a feature that was part of Wordpress 3.5 but was removed in Wordpress 4.0. When I am seeing the files uploaded to a post in the Add Media Modal, if I chose "Uploaded to this post", I ...
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How to remove parent section from attachment URL?

I have buddypress installed. All URL goes under BP's URL structure. If an attachment belongs to a document in a group, the URL is: http://domain.com/groups/group-name/docs/doc-name/attachment-name ...
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How to get image title/alt attribute?

in my wite theme, there is no alt tag configured in home slider post, i have added alt text with image from media upload. i have added below code to add / retrieve alt tag. but it display blank ...
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Upload multiple image with media_handle_upload with multiple file field [duplicate]

I need to add multiple images with image descriptions form wp admin. Admin Form: <label for="image[]">Image</label> <input type="file" name="image[]"/> <label ...
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Applying automatic link class to images embedded to posts

I'd really love to be able to conditionally apply a CSS class to link elements of images embedded into posts, but I can't seem to figure this one out. Basically what I'd like to achieve is to replace ...
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Get the dimensions of an embedded image

I am trying to position content based on the size of the first embedded image in a post. I am retrieving the image URL using a custom function, and then using another function to retrieve the ID of ...
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All attachment pages give 404

I have a major issue with wordpress on my new website. Anytime I upload a new media, its attachment page gives me a 404. My permalink structure is the following: baseurl + ...
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post_parent is 0 when uploading new files

I have a custom-type post I'm trying to attach some audio/wav files to using the wp-admin UI. When I upload the new files using the Add Media popup those get saved and embedded into the post just ...
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Post Type with Feature Image + Image from metabox - Catch each a unique way

I have a Custom Post Type and'm using an image metabox (Odin theme metabox class). I need to render loop in the url image bgimg metabox, and Featured image as .... The Contrary I can, however when ...
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get_attached_media() returns empty array if media file already used by another post

I wish to retrieve the different PDF and ZIP files attached to a single post and display them in a specific section, outside the content, using the WP function get_attached_media(). While my code ...
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Generate attachement to Post from featured image

I am using WP-JSON API Plugin. If i choose an image as featured that is allready uploaded in my media library it does not generate attachements Object in JSON like the example bellow. ...
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wp_query get attachments in larger size

I'm using wp_query to get all attachments, and it works, but I wonder how could I get attachments in full size because this query returns images in medium. <?php $args = array('post_status' ...
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Get attachments by user

Is there a way to get attachments by user? I need a way to display all the images uploaded by a specific user. (I probably need the attachment IDs so that I can use wp_get_attachment_url to display ...
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Change categories count to include media attachments

I am creating a gallery that will automatically display new images from a chosen category and its subcategories. I have set up the categories so that they will apply to media using: ...
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Post comments getting added to unrelated media, not post

I'm in the process of setting up and testing a new WP install (this is my first time setting up my own WP site). With a test user I added a comment to a post. After refreshing the post page a few ...
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delete image attachments of a custom post type except featured image

I have a custom-post-type called "newcomer". I am trying to put together a function which would delete all image attachments (except featured image) of a custom-post-type when the CPT post is updated ...
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How can I hide media library images from general users?

As an admin I really like the features and functionality of the WordPress 3.5 media manager. With a multi-user site however all users can see all images in the media library - whether uploaded by ...
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Open the attachment details modal

The newer versions of WordPress, and possibly older ones, open an attachment details modal window when an image is selected in the media library. Is there a way that I can open this modal on a ...
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Correct Syntax for uploading files to custom directory in Wordpress

I have current PHP code that works when attaching files on a form. The files have to go to a certain directory. I know that while attaching in Wordpress I need to use a different syntax. However, I've ...
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Delete attachment script

I have script, but only half works. It deletes "alternate" post but not delete the attachment. The script: function cs_delete_directory_post(admin_url, post_id){ if(confirm('Delete Post')){ ...
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Get post attached in sequence

I'm trying to do a reader, that will take images that are attached to the post.Kinda like a comic book reader, which has a button to the next image. However only saw snippets that show to catch the ...
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Broken? WP_Query and “attachment” as a post type

I have a gallery attached to a page. On that page, I'm running the following query: $events_gallery = new WP_Query( // Start a new query for our videos array( 'post_parent' => $post->ID, // ...
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After I upload a file to library its name converted to dashes

I've a problem when I upload Attachment file (any extension) with Arabic name, for example اسم الصورة.jpg, It renamed to -------------.jpg ! I've plugins to crop the uploaded Image, I tried to ...
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Getting a taxonomy's thumbnail url

This is how I am currently trying: $taxonomies = array( 'product_cat' ); $args = array( 'orderby' => 'name', 'order' => 'ASC', 'hide_empty' => ...
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Get the title and URL of the attachment parent post

Goal: From my image.php, I am displaying the attachment image and some descriptions. I also want get the post from where it was originally posted. I only need the title and the url so that you can ...
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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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get_post orderby not working in plugin

Please take a look at the loops below, I'm having issues trying to order the attachment by title, name, and modified. <?php foreach ($instance['data'] as $id) : ...
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How can I display image metadata?

I'm trying to add a filter to the_content that will find all images in the post and append the custom attachment metadata credit to it. Here's the functions I've have: Adds the Credit field to ...
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Creating attachments archive in tags and categories

Per this question (How to create an attachments archive with working pagination?), I've been using the following function to have archive pages display attachments as well as pages and posts. It was ...
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Attach image from a folder while inserting post from CSV file (1 post)

I have a CVS file with almost 5000 records and I want to insert records into custom post with custom fields. I have one column (attachment) image type and I want to insert and attach image into the ...
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Change permalink to attachment

Hello i found this code and I modified a litle, but i have a problem with it. I want the link of the attachment page to be something like this [post-permalink]/[gallery]/[postid] 1234/ .. /1253/ ...
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Change the Permalink for wordpress attachment

My attachments are currently rewritten from http://localhost/?attachment_id=3 to http://localhost/images/image-title using @Bainternet's answer here. $new_rules['images/(\d*)$'] = ...
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Change the number of attachments loaded into the Media Popup window

I wish to ask if is there a way to change the numbers of thumbnails loaded in the media popup when it first opens. The Media Popup loads thumbnails through ajax (query-attachments), executing up to ...
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JSON API Plugin not showing Attachments id reused

First of all, I am talking about this plugin: https://wordpress.org/plugins/json-api/ So now regarding my problem: The plugin is working fine and without any problems. All attachments are showen for ...
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How To Retrieve An Image Attachment's Alt Text?

I am using an attachment.php file to show large versions of images that have been clicked on elsewhere. I'd like to pull the image alt text as a caption under the image with javascript, but the alt ...
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wp_query for displaying attachments with a tag

So I am running the following query: <?php $args = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'oderby' => 'title', ...
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Media library images “missing” after migrating them using SQL

I am migrating a lot of posts from an old site to a new site, and these posts have a lot of Advanced Custom Field "relationship" data attached to them. Because of this, I want to keep all of the ids ...
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Insert Media - Attachment - Link to : Remove the “attachment page” option

I want to remove the attachment page option from the attachment's link-to selection. I don't always want to tell my clients to avoid selecting this option, I simply want to take it out. But I am not ...
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Get Attachment ID from URL [duplicate]

I have the URL of an image which I know is an attachment. Now, I need to find out the attachment ID. This is what I've got (thanks to PippinsPlugins): // retrieves the attachment ID from the file ...
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Insert attachments from front end form

I built a front end form but suddenly cannot submit my image attachments. Refer to these articles which do not get it done: ...
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How to restrict access to uploaded files?

I have a restricted area on a website that can only be accessed by logged in users. For that I created a page template with a 'current_user_can()' condition. My problem is that the documents attached ...
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simple solution for restricting access to (some) uploads/downloads

Initial Situation For a site I'm setting up I was looking into the whole field of securing uploads/downloads and restricting access to them based on user roles/capabilities. Of course I have read ...
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Strange problem with wp_get_attachment_image_src database (db) query count

I have a purchased theme that has a custom WordPress loop in it that looks for image attachments via wp_get_attachment_image_src. It does this by doing the following: $image = ...