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 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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Image still attached to post even after removing it as featured image

I'm sorry if this is too noob of a question, but when I upload an image and set it as the featured image then later remove it (as featured image), the media list still shows it's "Attached to" the ...
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Link Featured Thumb to Attachment Page, If Possible

Are featured thumbs uploaded the same as other images and have their own attachment post url? I'm trying to utilize the 3.0+ post formats and am using the featured image when creating a post under ...
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Get post attachment images dimension and use in embed code

I am trying to make things work like where any post attachment image will generate embed code automatically. Example: If I upload and add two images 1. 250x150 2. 600 x 160 and insert into post. Now ...
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why when I try to insert an image attachment along with a post does wp_get_attachment_url give me a very wrong file path?

I am using a new blog on WPMS (3.0.1, updating is not an option) to aggregate posts (and their featured image) from a few blogs on the same install, and I have to do it programmatically rather than ...
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How to set a conditional statement for $attachment->post_excerpt, to check for value?

I have a custom function which looks if an attachement has a certain caption value, if so the attachement is selected, like so foreach ($attachments as $attachment) { if ...
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How do I permanently Disable Attachment Post URL

How can I get rid of the attachment URLs completely? I don't want users to have the ability to link an image to the Attachment URL when inserting an image, ever. I've done things in the past like ...
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Add multiple images to a page sidebar

What I am trying to achieve is this: I have a simple page and I want to dynamically add multiple images to it on the sidebar one underneath another. I was thinking about either using meta boxes, post ...
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Get the bare URL for an attachment

I'm trying to get the link to the thumbnail size of an attachment image. I tried this: wp_get_attachment_link( $img_id, 'thumbnail' ); but it returns the actual HTML for the image wrapped in a ...
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custom admin thumbnail for videos, not getting post's id?

In the attachments edit page i'm trying to use the selected thumbnail instead of the default icon. 99% of the way there but i can't get the attachment's id into the function. Am i missing something ...
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Count all images of a certain post type

I followed two posts related to my query. One was about the number of images attached to a post and second about showing all images of a certain post type. I tried to combine the two codes in the ...
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Gel all image from certain post type

I've found similar questions here, however I can't modify the answers to get images only from a certain post type - as the post type in those examples are "attachment" and not the name of a custom ...
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delete post also attachments

I am trying to delete a post with its all attachments. This is the function that i came up with right now; function remove_post(){ if(isset($_POST['post_id']) && ...
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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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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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Delete post with all files attached to it

On my site I have multiple authors, who can add/edit/delete custom posts and upload (attach) images to those posts. The problem is - when they delete their posts, attachments stay on the server. So, I ...
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How to specify width and height in the_content for image attachments

When the_content print attachment images (attachment template) it automatocally displays the picture. Is there a hook to specify the width and height of the image displayed?
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How can I remove fields in the attachment editor?

Is it possible to remove a default attachment field from the attachment editor, for example the "Caption" field ? To give you some context, I'm trying to build a custom attachment editor page. I ...
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Custom Post Type - List all attachments on Edit Screen

I'm currently building a custom post type in Wordpress and I need to be able to list all attachments inside the edit screen. I know how to do this on the front-end template, but anyone know the code ...
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How to delete orphan attachments?

I've been given the directive to "retire" about 1000 articles from a wordpress site I maintain. Deleting the posts from the DB is trivial, but how would one go about deleting the orphaned files from ...
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Image still linked as attachment to page even though it has been deleted

I have been working on an image gallery feature where I grab images which are attached to pages and display them in various places via the get_posts() function. However, I am finding that when I ...
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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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How to get attached file in wordpress from custom post

I am using the Download monitor plugin I am listing the posts by category the following way $term = get_term_by( 'slug', get_query_var( 'term' ), get_query_var( 'taxonomy' ) ); <?php ...
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File upload, uploads only file name

I am working on a simple front end image upload in Wordpress. With this piece of code I can upload to the wordpress media section but I only upload the name and url of the file then, no image. Does ...
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Delete all thumbnails for a post

I have a function that sideloads a YouTube thumbnail onto a page... but I want to remove the featured thumb on the page first (and remove all the various auto-generated sizes, too). I'm assuming I ...
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Exclude featured image from attachment loop

For my jigoshop theme I'm able to retrieve the images attached to my product post. However it pulls all images from both the featured image and my metabox images. What I'm trying to do is make it so ...
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Custom attachments styling in post view

I am looking for easy styling list of .doc attachments in post. For example i want to put every in <li></li> tags and do some proper styling. So far I am get my post content this way: ...
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Password protect some uploaded files, so only logged-in users can view them

I would like to protect some uploaded files, so that they are not publicly accessible (they are not accessible without a login). I'm uploading some PDF files, and I'd like to mark some of them as ...
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Image rotation fails to regenerate custom sized thumbnail

I'm using custom image dimensions in functions.php like this: add_image_size( 'custom-size-thumbnail', 120, 120, true ); I uploaded some pictures with wrong orientation, so I used "edit" options to ...
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Display random gallery images and its parent post title leading to parent post permalink

I usually have a gallery in posts. I want to display random image and its post-title from a random published post which can lead to permalink like related posts below a post. I used this code: ...
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Image Gallery Numbers for 3.5

In previous installations of WordPress it was possible to number images in attachment.php using the code below, which was originally provided here. However, I'm finding that this code no longer works ...
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How can I attach hotlinked images in posts/pages within the same server?

Not sure if this makes sense but I'm trying to attach hotlinked images to their posts/pages with no lucky, most plugins such Cache images works ok but only to external domains, I need to auto-attach ...
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Multiple images in one attachment page

I want multiple images for one post attachment page, but there is no option for that. How can I do that?
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How to delete all post and attachments of a user when I delete it?

When I delete a user, WordPress can just delete the post or page of this user, not his custom post and his attachments. An idea for a special hook? add_action( 'delete_user', 'my_delete_user'); ...
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Wordpress Image Attachment using remote image

Is it possible to use remote image as wordpress attachment? * Not stored on our server.. How about the code/script? i see that attachment is act as post in database.. seems it's possible. UPDATE ...
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Allowing post attachments without allowing to insert in text

Is there a way I can allow the user to attach images as attachments to a post without allowing him to insert them within the text itself? Ideally the Upload Media button remains the same but the image ...
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Disable edit media attachments?

Looking for a way to disable the "Edit Image" option. I would still like to be able to edit the description, alt, etc. But remove the Edit image button or disable that image editor. Thanks,
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Getting the ID of any image for use in functions.php

I've added two custom fields to attachments on my site, so the user can add a special image credit. I'm trying to write a function that looks to see if either of the custom fields are populated, and ...
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Where does the gallery shortcode gets its attachments from?

I know that media are an attachment post type that are children to a post, but how are galleries stored in WordPress?
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Validate data on attachment_fields_to_save

I'm very glad that there is such a dedicated website for WP. My problem is data validation upon saving attachment fields. I have added many custom fields to attachment/media library dialog, most of ...
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Set attachment tags from attachment's custom field data

I currently have a custom field added to my attachment's form called artist_credit using the hook attachment_fields_to_edit. When a person enters a name into the artist credit field, I want it to (if ...
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How to protect post attachments related to a custom post type, from non-logged in users, on 1 subsite of a multisite installation?

I'm developing a simple "member's only" section within a website, with the sole intention of allowing the client to post files for their members. I've come to realize quickly that the posts' ...
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Exclude images from “inserted into post” when trying to get attachments

I have here the coin-slider which takes all pictures from the gallery. I get the attachments through the following code: $attachments = get_posts(array('post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_parent' ...
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Find the post an attachment is attached to

I have a list of attachment IDs which are built using this array: $all_images = get_posts( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'numberposts' => -1, ) ); Is it possible to take the image ID ...
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What is the “icon” parameter in wp_get_attachment_image_src used for?

On the reference page for wp_get_attachment_image_src, there is a parameter called icon and it only says: $icon - (bool) (optional) Use a media icon to represent the attachment. Default: false ...
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Is it possible to list post attachments in a sub URL endpoint with a dedicated template?

Wordpress provides templates for displaying media attached to a post or page (attachment.php and more). They're also displayed with nice permalinks, such as: ...
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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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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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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 ...