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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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Link to full size image or attachment page in photo theme

My site is using WooThemes Statua theme. I'm trying to get my resized slider images to link to their respective full size images (or attachment pages). I asked a similar question on the WooThemes ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to query details of images in gallery that is attached to a post

I have several images attached to each post. I need to generate a gallery, but because it's heavily customized I don't want to use a gallery plugin, nor the gallery short code. It's also situated in a ...
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Displaying Post Attachment(s) at Top of single.php

I'm using the latest build of WP and would like to display the first image attached to the post at the top of the post content. What code do I have to add to single.php to make this happen?
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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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Custom Gallery HTML only working when images are attached to post/page

I have changed my gallery html using the posts_gallery hook in the same way as shown here:How to customise the output of the WP image gallery shortcode from a plugin? I've copied the latest code from ...
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Count images in post then add class if just one

I'm trying to add a function to my site that will count the number of images attached to a post, and if only one, to add a class to either that <img> or to the containing <a>. I think I'm ...
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Weird string offset errors when displaying post attachments

I'm trying to create a gallery page that takes image attachments from a certain category and displays them. It works but I have a problem it seems where I'm trying to exclude certain attachment types ...
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Get post id by attachment id?

I have attachment id, but can't find way to get post id by this attachment id. I can loop all posts and find it, but maybe exists easy way get it. Does anyone know a similar function?
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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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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 ...
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Save attachment ID instead of URL in custom field

I am testing several frameworks (currently Vafpress) to help me creating custom meta boxes. I need to save a lot of attachments with my posts but noticed that the attachment is saved with its full ...
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Short of raw SQL, can I query for multiple attachment metadata that have a given array key?

With raw SQL through $wpdb, I believe that I could do something along the lines of this (untested): SELECT post_id, meta_value FROM postmeta WHERE meta_key = '_wp_attachment_metadata' AND meta_value ...
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What is the best way to associate multiple images to one page?

WP has one major problem and that's image handling. Each image is treated as a post and if you "attach" an image to a page, you cannot un-attach it. Without installing a gallery plugin and without ...
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Set the default category of an attachment

I wanted to apply the same categories that exist for posts to attachments, so I wrote this code: function wpmediacategory_init() { register_taxonomy_for_object_type( 'category', 'attachment' ); } ...
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Ignore image urls in wp_query search

I'm doing a keyword search using wp_query as so: $wp_query = new WP_Query( 's=' . $_GET['s'] ); It is returning a post that has $_GET['s'] in one of its image URLs, and I don't want this to happen. ...
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Front end file upload returning wrong attachment url

So I'm making a simple file uploader with wordpress where users don't need to go into wp-admin to add a file. I have it working great, it uploads the file to the correct folder..etc but the only ...
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Undoing define( 'UPLOADS', ''.'files' ); to repoint to “wp-content/uploads” folder

Is it possible that by setting the “wp-content/uploads” to use a different folder by using define( 'UPLOADS', ''.'files' ); I have effectively changed all the paths on a permanent basis and if that is ...
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How can I get a comment ID on Submit?

I've added an attachment field to my comment form. It stores the files on Amazon AWS and writes the URL, user ID, post ID, and a few other things to a custom table. I'm having some difficulty getting ...
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Uploaded attachment not set as featured image

The following code uploads an image which I want to associate with a custom post type. $upload_overrides = array( 'test_form' => FALSE ); if($file_errors['error'] == 0) { if($new_reseller_id = ...
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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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Get a Page's attachments in Gallery order

Having created a page and a gallery within that page, I would like to retrieve all the images in that gallery in the order they are set when the gallery is created, i.e. the order which I drag them in ...
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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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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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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 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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View list of all attachments on site

I'm new to WordPress theme development and I'm trying to figure out if there is a way to display a list of public attachments similar to how you can view a list of posts with a specific tag or author. ...
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Automatically deactivate link for attachments

It's probably super easy. I know it can be done when uploading stuffs to WP but I wonder if there is a simple snippet or setting to automatically deactivate link on attachment. For example : I do ...
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Attachments broken after giving WordPress its own directory

I set up a fresh WordPress installation in a folder called 'wp' under root. I followed the directions for Giving WordPress Its Own Directory and pointed the URL to root successfully. I then proceeded ...
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How to attach images that I “insert from url” into the post?

I'm trying to get the list of images in my post, to display them in the front page... the problem is that when I add a new picture from a URL, it doesn't seem to attach it. $images =& ...
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How to add filetype to meta value when using wp_upload_bits?

I've set up a custom post type and would like to have the ability to attach files to those posts. I've got the CPT and metabox set up, and the upload function as well. When I display the CPT on the ...
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Problem adding MP3 attachments to a jPlayer playlist

I'm trying to get a post's mp3 attachments working with the jplayer plugin (with playlist addon). I have it working for a set number of attachments, but am failing to find a dynamic solution for any ...
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How to let a role handle media without post permissions

I have a CPT to replace my "post"-post-type, but I still need to be able to use attachments. The problem is, that attachments have the post-capabilities. I don’t want to give post capabilities to my ...
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Hiding or removing file extension displayed in HTML on attachment page

I’m doing up a photography theme in WP at the moment, and I’ve already got great help on this thread (thanks Milo!) for a previous question. In that thread, I asked about displaying the file name of ...
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Change filename during upload

I check the below answer to rename files during upload and tries to change it to something like postid_originalfilename.jpg but failed. Any help? function make_filename_hash($filename) { $info = ...
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How To Download WordPress Audio Attachments

I've been searching high and low trying to figure out how to create download links for audio files uploaded to a post. I know how to display the audio url directly into the theme template, but when ...
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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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After changing permalink structure, How to redirect attachment url to old parent post url

I change my permalink structure successfully. /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ --> /%category%/%postname%/%post_id%/ But now I face a problem. Before change my permalink, I redirect my ...
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WordPress Gallery Permalink Structure Displaying Incorrectly

When an image is added to a gallery, the resulting attachment URL is generally displayed in a structure like this: example.com/post-slug/attachment-slug/ However, take a look at my gallery: ...