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 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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 do I change attachment slug from name to id

I need to change the slug of the attachment post. Currently, it is showing attachment name , I want it to be replaced by id of attachment. Edit : Thanks to suggestion by TheDeadMedic, I am now ...
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Adding meta data to an attachment post

I want to add a meta data to my attachment posts, so I can get them in order by meta value later. That meta value would be 'price'. So I thought this could work: I have this args: $args = array( ...
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Get attachment by meta_key value

I need to get the attachment (will be only one per post) associated to a post with meta_key wpcf-legislacion-gratis (not matter the value the column has) by using a custom query using get_posts() ...
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Show post tags on attachment page?

I use this code to show post tag(s) on single.php template: <?php the_tags('<div>Tagged with:<br> ',' | ','</div>');?> I wish to display post tags on attachment page too, ...
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Display attachment resolution size

Seems rather easy, but there is no article I can find on the web or in Wordpress about it. How to simply display (in the current post) the full image size (of the attachment), in pixels? thank you
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How to check if there is image title, caption, description?

I use this code to display featured image title, caption (excerpt), description (content): echo get_post(get_post_thumbnail_id())->post_title; echo ...
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Password protect media attachment - share across guests

I'd like to show certain content to people with a password, specifically links to media files like this: <?php if($currentuserid == foobar): ?> <a ...
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How to get list of paths (not urls) for an image

I can get a list of urls for an image like this: $sizes = array_merge(array('full'),get_intermediate_image_sizes()); foreach ($sizes as $imageSize) { $image_attributes = ...
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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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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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How to solve: An error occured in the upload

This error message appears when I try to upload any picture. Currently I am using WordPress 3.8.
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Use the WP media uploader dialog for uploading a form attachment (non-admin). Offering progress and drag and drop feedback

I am building a simple contact form (non-admin) that has an attachment field. Of course I can just handle the upload via WP's wp_handle_upload function. However, I would like to give my visitors a ...
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Import Attachments - not attaching to post_parent

I've set up a dev site for a client, for who we're overhauling their existing site. One thing I wanted to do is import all their existing news posts, and carry over any images attached to those. I've ...
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Image Attachment Url Rewrite

I'm having an issue with url rewriting for a theme I'm making, which is basically a gallery theme based on the roots theme. Here's how the site navigation works: Home Page (With Tiled Image Gallery) ...
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Applying class to links around self hosted images embedded to posts/pages

So I need to add a class to links around the images for lightbox purposes. But only to images from the upload directory, not to external ones. I've found this solution by @TommiForsström here: ...
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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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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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Don't show attachments if they are inserted in post

I have attached images that I have inserted into my posts but they also appear in the attachments box at the bottom of the post. I'd like to know how to make them not appear in the attachments box if ...
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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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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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How to run WP_Query to retrieve attachments to posts only from a particular category?

I have a WP blog with a few pages and posts and several categories. I want to write a loop to retrieve images attached to the posts (not the pages) and only those from a specific category and it's ...
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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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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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Creating a multi-file upload form on the front end for attachments

I am trying to create a public form where users can upload multiple images to be attached to a particular post. I am able to get it to work with single images thanks to this post at Golden Apples ...
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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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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 ...