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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What's the database relationship between a post and its attachments

I'm creating a custom import script to migrate CSV data into wordpress. Each post has a series of attachments that must come with it. Following chapter 14 (importing via a custom mysql script) in the ...
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Show attached media image if no thumbnail image detected

I use the if ( has_post_thumbnail() ){} to check if the post have thumbnail image, but this echo get_attached_media('image', $post->ID); displays the word Array I need to show the ...
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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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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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Out of memory error reporting

When users upload very large photos and memory is tight, it seems like Wordpress runs out of memory - fails to resize the uploaded photos and does not create the necessary metadata ...
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Ordering of gallery images without using shortcode in theme

I using the built-in gallery in wordpress to store and sort images inside a custom post type. In the theme I was using: $attachments = get_posts( array('post_type' => ...
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Show how many images are attached to a post/page on compose page

On the front-end, I'm using a query to show all attachments attached to the current post. However, on the compose page, there's no way for a user to see how many images are attached without opening up ...
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Adding width and height to wp_get_attachment_image_src

I'm trying to add the width and height attributes to the wp_get_attachment_image_src. Why is this returning width and height:0? <?php $image = wp_get_attachment_image_src( get_post_thumbnail_id( ...
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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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Contact Form 7 Data As Attachment [closed]

I want data submitted through Contact Form 7 to be sent as an attachment as opposed to text / html inside the email body. Specifically I want this attachment to be in CSV format, which should be ...
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media_sideload_image with rewritten urls?

When I try to use media_sideload_image with a path like this http://placekitten.com/300/200, it gives me an error. That is because it don't know the filetype or the filename. Best way to upload the ...
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How to manage a big collection of files with wordpress?

I have a collection of nearly 3000 swf files that will be used in some of WP's post. Two options that I can think of-- Upload them to WP Media Library,they'll become attachments, I can query ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Return Attachments from Custom Post Type

I'm a fairly new WP developer. I am trying to get my portfolio.php to display all images attached to my custom post type 'portfolio', and then display them in a masonry format. I've managed to get ...
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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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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 ...