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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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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attachment page template? only show attachments for current post?

hey guys, didn't know that, but the attachement page (i'm using attachment.php as template) is actually looping through ALL ever uploaded attachments to my blog! I just want to use it in order to ...
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redirect attachment page to category page

I'd like to prevent google from indexing my attachment/image pages. So for the images I placed in my posts that's no problem - I just redirect the attachment page to the post parent by creating a new ...
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complex restriction of items in media library

I have a need to limit items in the media library for users without a specific capability. There are a lot of examples out there for how to limit them to only items that a given user has uploaded, ...
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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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Limit number of uploaded attachments of specific context

I am assigning a custom _wp_attachment_context meta to attachments with specific usage. In my case - favicons. I also took advantage of the WP Customizer so my users could upload icons using extended ...
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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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How to find attachment by it's name?

Is it possible to get attachment id by its name? And at once may be it's possible to get parent post, to which this attachment is assigned?
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A attachment file with a php form in wordpress?

I am making a PHP form in WordPress. I would like to receive a notepad or PDF file along this form when user submit form. I am getting all this in email using mail function in a body variable for ...
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How to use taxonomies on attachments with the new Media Library?

WordPress 3.5 changed the media management and now the Media Library edit screen uses the default post type UI. Taxonomies are very useful for WP installs with different users and attachments, giving ...
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Get title of post image is attached to

So I found this post: Find the post an attachment is attached to and implemented Chip's suggestion but having a weird outcome. I am trying to pull the title of the post that the specific image is ...
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Add an attachment feature to comments

Is there a way to allow attachments with wordpress comments? I know of a paid plugin that allows this but I was hoping for someone to point me in the correct direction that's future proof and doesn't ...
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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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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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Associate an existing image with a post

I'm trying to associate an existing image from the media library with a post (It's a custom post type), If I use wp_insert_attachment I get a duplicate in the media library, so I'm getting the image ...
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How can I append custom data to images in the editor?

I've added a custom meta field to my image details so that a client can add a number to their photos (a design choice). The data would need to show up under each image (like a caption) inserted into ...
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List Post Attachments Conditionally Based on File Name

I am trying to display the attachments of a custom post type based on their file name (numbering at the end) and then assign it to a title. I have 10 pre-defined titles that I want to link to a ...
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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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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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Show selected images on top in Media Manager

I've searched numerous StackOverflow and Wordpress Awnsers questions, but I couldn't find any solution that matches my situation or even remotely points me in the right direction. I have a custom ...
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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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Get Attachment Image Class by attachment id

I want Get wordpress media library image class. I have attachment id and I tired this but won't able to get it. print_r(wp_get_attachment_image_src( $attachment_id, $size, $icon, $attr )); How can ...
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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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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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Bulk term assignment for attachment taxonomies

I've created a custom taxonomy for attachments. Everything ok, but now I want the ability to bulk assign its terms to attachments using the default wordpress media admin ('upload.php') bulk actions. ...
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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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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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Delete Associated Media Upon Page Deletion

Note Use at your own risk, it is buggy and I have run across a couple instances where it would delete ALL attachments. Unsure why. Is it possible to delete media associated with a page when that ...
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Doubled titles when using All in One SEO with custom template

I created a separate template, attachment.php, for displaying image attachments. It's relatively simple; basically a stripped down version of single.php. Everything is working great except that when ...
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Custom attachment field dissapearing

I'm adding a custom attachment field to the media uploader using WordPress' "attachment_fields_to_edit" and "attachment_fields_to_save" filters, which works fine initially after uploading an image ...
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Get all post attachments except featured image

$args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'numberposts' => null, 'post_status' => null, 'post_parent' => $post->ID ); $attachments = get_posts($args); if ...
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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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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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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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How to upload image without post ID using the new media uploader?

In the past when using thickbox to upload images, an image could be uploaded without having the post ID 'attached' to it by simply using the code below : ...
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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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post_author for wp_insert_attachment

I am working on a custom theme, in which I need to programmatically inserts posts and attachments. One requirement is those posts belong to users that are not the user who is logged in and running ...
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Expanding new Media Uploader in WordPress 3.5

In current version of WordPress it is quite easy to expand the attachments fields using attachment_fields_to_edit filter, but in latest WordPress 3.5 RC2 it's not working. We can expand it using ...
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WordPress Attachments vs Post Meta

Apologies if this is not a question and belongs more in discussion, but In dealing with image attachments for a portfolio site, what is the benefit to having images be "attached" to a post versus ...
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Can't update old posts 3.5.2

Background: I'm working on a customers site that I haven't build myself. The site works pretty ok, when I got it the wp_header and wp_footer was missing and the javascript files were all linked to ...
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Adding class to next/prev image link in attachment.php

Is it possible to add a class or ID to next/prev image links in attachment.php? I tried like this but it didn't work: <?php next_image_link( false, 'Next', array('class' => 'next')); ?>
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How can I let users access a specific attachment?

I'm trying to add a XML file to my site that users can access when I give them the url. www.domain.com/blank01/blank02/file.xml As of right now, blank01 and blank02 don't exist as pages. Down the ...
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Rewrite all article pictures to link to file

I got a wordpress blog with thousands of articles. The problem: I want to use a lightbox plugin(http://wordpress.org/plugins/fancybox-for-wordpress/) but in order to work the pictures in an article ...
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Attaching images to posts manually (i.e. with custom code, without the use of an API)

I am working on mobile API for a WordPress site. The API is written in PHP and provides methods actions such as creation of a post. Now, I can create a post with one image (thumbnail) of the post. ...
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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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How to get the cropped image from media library?

i have the url of an image (full size). During the upload it already generates a smaller version (i added this in functions). How can i get this cropped version when i have the full size url? The ...
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has_excerpt yields true but no post_excerpt when retrieved

echo has_excerpt($att); //Results in True echo $att->post_excerpt; // results in empty. echo $att; // results "782" which is the ID of the attached image. If I use get_post_meta( $att , ...
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Can't sort get_posts by post_mime_type

I'm trying to run a query to get all attachments and I'd like to sort by the post mime type. This query isn't working. Any ideas? $query_args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'numberposts' ...
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How do i get post thumbnail using attachment code

Hi i'm using this code below, which links the title of the post to the first attachment in the post. But how do I change it so that it grabs the thumbnail instead? <?php $args = array( ...
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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'), ...