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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
1k views

Proper use of wp_get_attachment_image?

I have two images attached to a page. One is being used as the featured image, and I want the other to automatically be displayed at the designated spot in the template (within the loop) at full ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

Get wp_get_attachment_url outside of loop

I need to get the featured image outside the loop. This is so that I can have a different full-screen background image for each page, set by the featured image. After doing some research I was able ...
0
votes
1answer
337 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
3k views

Change Attachment Post URLs to File URLs

I have a client with a very image heavy blog. Every time they upload images in their posts they are using the Attachment Post URL for the link instead of the File URL. The problem with this is that ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Automatically wrap post image in div

In regards to image attachments inserted into a post, I would like to wrap the img tag inside a div tag for specific design purpose. Is there a way to do this automatically after attaching the image ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Strip the folder path away from wp_get_attachment_url to show filename only

I'm using a function to display all files attached to a post and listing them as links. The result is something like this: echo '<a href="' . wp_get_attachment_url($attachmentImage->ID) . ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Check if parent post is sticky on attachment page?

I use this code on post template (single.php) to check if current post is sticky: <?php if ( is_sticky() ) echo 'Post is sticky.'; ?> But it is not working on attachment page template ...
0
votes
1answer
555 views

Get the size (size in Kb or MB) of an featured image?

I need to display some featured image info on post page. Among other info I need to display file size of image (featured image of post). I tried this function inside single.php. <?php function ...
0
votes
2answers
454 views

Get attached media only

I am using wp_query to get uploaded medias. Everything is working fine, but wp_query will return the medias with no post attached. This is not what I wanted. How can I exclude the unattached media ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

wp get attachment image always gives me thumbnail

I have an image which should be output on the page. The space is limited (width-max = 209px). Now I have to provide the image in a scaled size, if the user doesn't do it. This is my code: $src = ...
0
votes
2answers
434 views

filter get_children to return all mime types EXCEPT 'x'

Like it says on the tin - Im trying to create a list of post attachments that includes everything except say audio, which I'll feed into a player instead. The filter needs to be generic: 'audio' ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Add image attachment to post via coding?

I tried to add an image as Attachment image to a post. in wp_postmeta i added _wp_attached_file as meta_key and value = productimages/Routers/v/CISCO1941.jpg it not works and i could not see the image ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How to count media attachments?

How do I count the number of media attachments a specific post has? Output example: This post has 22 photos. Thanks!
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Get the post attached to a image attachment

Assuming I know the image attachment ID, how can I get the post permalink to which is attached (if any) ?
0
votes
1answer
51 views

How can I bulk delete media and attachments using WP-CLI?

I'm trying to mass delete 4000 images in a wordpress website. WP itself sets the max to 999, which would work fine and take a few minutes to delete them via the backend. However, I get REQUEST URI TOO ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Getting attachments by meta value

I'm stuck at a very simple point: I need to get all attachments by a custom meta key (and value). I'm developing a short code, so it has to work on every possible page. What I've tried so far: $args ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

How do you import images from a URL in your post?

I am looking to automatically set the featured image from a URL, I have a plugin that creates new posts and has a link back to the source website, I would like to be able to scrape that link for an ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How do I delete thousands of unattached images?

I have thousands of unattached images with no files. How do I delete them all quickly? ls: cannot access wp-content/uploads/2014/09/jeep cherokee patriot-Ekza.jpg: No such file or directory
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Get ID of first image attached to a post

I'm looking to find a solution that enables me to get the ID of the first image attached to a post in the loop. I'm currently using this; $size = 'post-thumbnail'; // Define image_size to be used ...
0
votes
1answer
220 views

Redirect Attachment Page to Attachment

I'm trying to change my attachment page to just automatically redirect to the attachment. Here's what I've tried: Get attachment ID and redirect to that URL: $urlArr = ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

wp_insert_post featured image from library

I know there are a lot of posts about it, but I don't want to upload a URL image to the library, I already have the image in the library and its IP. How can I use it with wp_insert_post?
0
votes
1answer
86 views

Exact image sizes

I am trying to define an image size of exactly 290 height x 180 width for all images uploaded to my WP site. I tried updating image sizes under Settings->Media->Image Sizes but these are only max ...
0
votes
1answer
131 views

How can I add a default description to uploaded files?

Is there a way to add a default description for media files as soon as they are uploaded to WordPress? Specifically, I want to modify the code here to extract the text from PDF files and include it ...
0
votes
1answer
627 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
209 views

Get images attached to a specific page

Is there a way to fetch the URLs and captions of all images attached to page x?
0
votes
1answer
492 views

Retrieve Image Attachments Getting Post Thumbnail Image First

I have written a funtion to get post image attachments, is there any way of ordering these images such that the first is always the post_thumbnail? Code below Thanks John function ...
0
votes
2answers
248 views

the_time() returning wrong date/time (way in the future)

Within a loop, that otherwise works fine, the_time() is giving me a date and time about 25 days and a few hours ahead of the actual date.For instance, if I post today, it lists it as "April 30th, ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How to create a multidimensional array with multiple loops

I have this loop where I loop through every post of my CPT and fetch the title and the content of each post and put it into an array. That is no problem. But as it happens I have created a repeatable ...
0
votes
1answer
173 views

Add audio attachment link to RSS

This is how I'm adding a featured image to my RSS: function featuredtoRSS($content) { global $post; if ( has_post_thumbnail( $post->ID ) ){ $content = '' . get_the_post_thumbnail( $post->ID, ...
0
votes
1answer
235 views

Show list of custom posts with respective attachments?

I would like to construct a query to show a list of custom posts ("podcasts") with the urls to their respective attachments. Each custom post_type ("podcast") has 1 attachment (the mp3 file belonging ...
0
votes
2answers
203 views

One picture belonging different galleries?

How can one picture belongs different galleries? For example, there are two galleries. I want to avoid loading the image twice (in two galleries) but it shown (included) in the first and second ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

Images not being generated at correct size

I have my WordPress Media settings set like so. Based on these settings no generated large image should exceed the width of 540px. I embed an image in a post like so. I choose "Large" as a image ...
0
votes
2answers
163 views

Re-process Images

I've got a blog that has the highest-resolution version of all its images embedded in the posts, rather than a thumbnail linking off to an image attachment page. Can you tell me how I can re-process ...
0
votes
2answers
215 views

is it possible to force wordpress to always save thumbnails as 'jpg' not 'png'

I cant see any settings and cant see much in the php api docs regarding this? for instance if the original file upload is a png wordpress converts to jpg
0
votes
4answers
3k views

Get the attachment URL on single.php

i've been trying to get the attachment URL on single.php, so far this code gets the DIRECT LINK to the image; <?php if ( $attachments = get_children( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', ...
0
votes
1answer
167 views

Why this plugin doesn't work with media upload page?

I found this plugin very useful ajaxed-status It was created for post and page, and I want to apply it on media library. so I commented out the line if (is_admin() /*&& ($pagenow=='edit.php' ...
0
votes
1answer
450 views

How to fetch only media that was already attached to a post/page?

Situation: my client has this simple gallery built with WP_Query showing the latest media added to the site: $cola = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_status' ...
0
votes
1answer
874 views

Post Gallery list attachments except the one used as post thumbnail

I'm doing gallery in a single post after the post thumbnail. So I list all the post attachment with the image type (with the following query) but I want to exclude the post thumbnail. global $post; ...
0
votes
1answer
611 views

Echo Permalink in Attachment outside of loop?

I have some code showing an image attached to a post, an image in a li list, works fine shows the image as its should. I need the image to link through its main single post though and have tried the ...
0
votes
4answers
5k views

Getting Different Size Of Attachment Images

I'm confused, because there are a lots of functions about attachments . I've tried a lots of functions. I'm setting a featured image for my every blog post. I have to get different sizes of this ...
0
votes
2answers
7k views

Displaying an image's alt title and caption inside a fancybox window. Working, but showing the same alt and caption for each image

I've been at this for hours so maybe someone here can help :) Basically I have a fancybox gallery that loads images attached to a post. As you can see below, I want to echo either the image's caption ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Remove “attachment/” from the URL of attachment pages

Currently, the media for a page on /hello-world/ is shown on /hello-world/attachment/image-name/. Is it possible to remove attachment from this URL, and make it /hello-world/image-name/?
0
votes
1answer
772 views

Set (featured) thumbnail for post?

I'm using wp_insert_post and media_sideload_image to create a post and attach a single image to the post. However, how can I mark this attached image as featured thumbnail? It would make listing the ...
0
votes
1answer
351 views

Upload attachment from external site

For example, we have some image on the external site: http://site.com/image.png How do I upload this image to my wordpress as an image attachment by php? Image should be copied to my uploads ...
0
votes
2answers
192 views

How to: Retrieve an attachment image from post and output it

If anyone can help me I would be gratefull! I got a gravity form with the post_type fields including the submit image when submited it displays the: title content image tags So my question ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

GUID field in wp_posts - relevance for attachments?

How significant is the guid field in wp_posts? I'm doing a migration and adding a lot of images to the table (via wp_insert_attachment, wp_generate_attachment_metadata and ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

Links to my uploads went crazy

First things firs.... up until now (before I experimented with some plugins - many) my blog was behaving properly.... 1. I write the post 2. Import the media from my computer 3. Insert the media into ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
490 views

Is there a plugin that allows a user of your site to get an email from you with an attachment?

I was wondering if there was a plugin that could do the following: user goes to page on wordpress site user fills out their email address Clicks Email Form button user gets an email from my ...
0
votes
3answers
3k views

Get the url of the full sized attachment image using post ID?

I have this function: function get_image_link( &$post ) { $image_link_meta = get_post_meta( $post->ID, 'as_link_to_image', true ); $image_link_from_post = ''; if ...