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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List most recent image uploads, but only for specific custom post type

I can get a list of the most recent image attachments like so: $attachments = get_posts( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'posts_per_page' => $number, 'post_mime_type' => ...
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Calling a javascript function in post edit page after attaching something to post

I would like to call a javascript function after user attaches something to post. I hooked the add_attachment hook, and processed what I want. However, how can I call a function in a Javascript loaded ...
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search through post-type attachments titles

I have a page where I show all the attachments of a page in a table which has id=10. I have hundreds of attachments and I would like to implement an AJAX search form that uses the title of attachment ...
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Find first image on paginated post for Pinterest

I've been looking for days, yet can't find a good answer. Perhaps the SE crowd can be of assistance. Any help is much appreciated. I am using a custom-coded pinterest button included on posts that ...
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Taxonomy archive + query attachments = duplicate results

I'm trying to get the attachments of a specific term (in its archive page). But the results are showing the resulting images 5 times instead of one. I have multiple loops in this page - one to show ...
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Moving image attachment from post to another?

How to move image attachment from post to another (not to "Remove Permanently" and Re-Upload) ? I'm using WordPress 3.5.0 and I have a thousand images to process. Is there a built-in function for ...
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How to get images only attached from edit post page

I have developed a custom wordpress panel with a custom front-end recently. In single post pages there is a slider. I display the result of get_attached_media( 'image' ) function as the images of ...
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Show title when inserting single images

I just can't get how to do this. When inserting a gallery I have this output: <a href="path_to_files/image.jpg" title="fancy title"> <img width="150" height="150" ...
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Why can I not view image attachment pages?

I have a problem with images. I can see my uploaded images, as previously, through the media library. I can access each image by clicking on "edit". But if I then click on "View Attachment Page", I ...
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Upload image and assign it's id to post

At the moment i am working on database conversation script from other cms to Wordpress and faced one problem: I have a list of images, so i need to upload it to Wordpress, after it receive new link, ...
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Attach images to posts using custom fields (just paths to images already upld)

I'm setting up a real estate website, which i make listings using a custom post type 'listings' in which I have multiples metaboxes for beds, baths, and all other informations. I use a plugin to ...
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greater flexibility in targeting images attached to page

Right now I have several images attached to my page, but I only want four of them to display in a slideshow, and then the other ones are referenced within the page's visual/html box. The problem is ...
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How to get thumbnail from post attachment in this loop

I use this code to display Most popular posts based on view count, but I dont have images in post content I have all images attached to post via attachment (gallery) How to replace this "thimthumb" ...
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Open attachments in new tab/window

I'm trying to make every attachment link open in a new tab/window but checking the 'Open link in a new tab' checkbox in the post editor or adding target="_blank" manually doesn't seem to work. Links ...
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Unable to get wp_get_attachment_url to show

I'm trying to show a link to the full size image of an attached image. I took a code for Wordpress' Twelve Thirteen theme: <?php $metadata = wp_get_attachment_metadata(); printf( '<span ...
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Possible to “Attach” images to multiple posts without uploading twice from Add media Section?

How can I attach images to a post which have already been attached to other posts without having to upload them twice? I don't want to insert the images into the post, I simply want to attach the ...
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Remove attachment from database

Is there a way to bulk remove attachments from WordPress database but not delete the actual files from the server? Sort of like the opposite of http://wordpress.org/plugins/add-from-server/
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save_post not working with attachments

I've made a Meta Box for Posts and Pages, and while testing added Attachments too. But, curiously, the hook save_post does not fire. $cpts = apply_filters( 'my_filter', array( 'post', 'page' ) ); // ...
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Retreive tags from attached post for media on page

I am working on a custom template file that pulls all images in my Media Library with a specific tag. I was able to get this working with some help from the community, it also shows the title of the ...
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Post images not displaying as attachments

I am trying to display the images attached to a post in single.php I've used : <?php if (have_posts()) : while(have_posts()) : the_post(); ?> $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', ...
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Move caption in on attachment page

I am looking for a way to edit the way Wordpress’ native gallery displays images when clicked on. Specifically, I need to move the title below the image. A more detailed explanation: I setup a ...
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list of attachments: wp_get_attachment_link works, wp_get_attachment_image does not

On single.php theme template file, I'm displaying the post's list of attachments. global $post; $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'numberposts' => null, 'post_status' ...
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Get all attachments by custom taxonomy - term

I want to make custom taxonomy (gallery) and terms (name1, name2, name3...) Add images into media tab and then retrieve all images from same term. Look like simple task, but I cant manage it. I ...
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What is the way to add additional fields to attachments in 3.5+?

I used to use attachment_fields_to_edit filter, but it seems that in 3.5+ it has been dropped. What is the new way of adding additional attachment fields? UPDATE: It seems that it wasn't dropped, ...
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Adding thumbnails for non-image attachments

I'm working on a site that provides Photoshop resources. I would like to create a page offering brushes for download that displays a thumbnail image and a link to a .zip file for each brush set. I was ...
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How to get boolean if file A is attached to post B

I created a kind of customer area using several password-protected posts (for more details check this, but it's not necessary for this new issue: Give visitor access to password protected page/post ...
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Post Title Not showing up

Hi i'm using this code to call post from a certain category <?php $queryObject = new Wp_Query( array( 'posts_per_page' => 3, 'post_type' => array('post'), ...
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Load post attached images on a single page site with fancybox

I'm trying to make a single page site that will display posts as thumbnails in some part. Then if a thumbnail is clicked, I want all the images contained in this post to be loaded with fancybox while ...
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get_attachment_link() adds a hashtag to URL

I'm using the get_attachment_link() function in a site I'm developing and it's returning a really weird result. For some reason it adds #main at the end of every url. ...
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How to retrieve images contained in a post

I'm working with the new media manager, and have a little issue to retrieve the attachment of the post. I'm developing a plugin which needs to retrieve all attachments of specific posts. I first ...
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Bulk Attach Or Insert Media To Post Without Opening Post Editor

How to create a custom panel inside wp admin dashboard where we can insert media to specified posts in bulk? Here is the illustration: As shown on the image above, it list all available media on ...
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What is the most efficient way to retrieve a group of image URL's from different attachment ID's of a specific crop size?

I have a basic slider plugin that I am attemping to make more efficient. This plugin collects an array of attachment ID's from the user to represent each image of the slider. With these attachment ...
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Upload unnattached image from frontend

I am using the below function to let users upload files from the front end. It works great except that I would like the file to NOT be attached to any post. Currently, the file is automatically ...
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Image attachement management - a philosophical question

I'm building a theme which includes displaying images which are not embedded in the body of the post by the user. I understand the correct approach to this is to use the concept of attached images - ...
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dynamically get post attachment while editing

I want to show a meta box on the post edit screen, that contains a list of the images attached to the post. I need the meta box to work for new posts as they are being created. It should update ...
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Showing the attachment for a page?

I have the following function, it displays the attachments of a post, however it shows the full size, how can i show a limited number of attachments and also a smaller version like a thumbnail. ...
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Post Attachment missing head (stylesheets/js/what-not)

I am using a modified 2011 theme, I got the single post to look fine but my single attachment is not working. I'm told this will default to the page.php if I do not have an attachment template. So, ...
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How to link images of one WP site to another WP site?

My first site is having 92 categories to display more than 10,000 SMS. Now I want to insert random images to all my posts (SMS) from my other site which is having images as per my categories in SMS ...
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Custom Fields, Media uploader, Attachments

I have added Custom Fields to the Media Uploader in WP3.5. I am unsure of how to have that data displayed on the Attachment page.