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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query attachments of parent page if attachments of current page are smaller than …

I'm using WPQuery and get_children($query_images_args) to query attachments from the current page. If the current page has no attachments assigned I'm querying the images of the parent page. This ...
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what types of order can I pass to get_posts() via orderby?

Here describes get_posts() function. I would like to know what types of order can I pass to get_posts? in WP admin, I can see menu order, title, date, random and ...
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WP_Query Attachment adds additional attachment count and need to link attachment to post url

I just wonder why WP_Query adding one more additional attachment with the defined number or posts. Also need to link attachment (thumbnail) to the post url. Here is my code <?php $query = new ...
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How to set a default meta value for custom field

I have setup a custom meta_key for attachments. Since it is a radio button with Yes/No options, and the default value is always Yes, I need that this default value is saved into the db when the ...
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Find first image on paginated post for Pinterest

I've been looking for days, yet can't find a good answer. Perhaps the SE crowd can be of assistance. Any help is much appreciated. I am using a custom-coded pinterest button included on posts that ...
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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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Align text left of image in this php script? [closed]

Ok so i am using this code, which allows me to upload photo's to a post and instead of inserting them myself, it calls all the photos attached to the post. Thus for placing all the photos in the post ...
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Post Attachment missing head (stylesheets/js/what-not)

I am using a modified 2011 theme, I got the single post to look fine but my single attachment is not working. I'm told this will default to the page.php if I do not have an attachment template. So, ...
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query attachment images … if no attachments -> get attachments of parent page?

I use this to query all attachments of the current page or post I'm on … $query_images_args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_mime_type' =>'image', 'post_status' => ...
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get images attached to post

I want to have the ability to use pictures from the media library in a jquery slider on the home page so that it's easy for someone else to update the pictures without having to hardcode it. I have ...
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Loop issues when creating custom query for media uploader

I'm working on a theme for a magazine publisher who routinely deals with a large number of images. I need them to be able to associate each image with a contributor (photographer, illustrator, artist, ...
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WP_Query: attachment image in “full” size?

I'm using the following script for my current project. $query_images_args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_mime_type' =>'image', 'post_status' => 'inherit', ...
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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', ...
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Get first image in a post

I am using this code directly from the codex. function echo_first_image ($postID) { $args = array( 'numberposts' => 1, 'order'=> 'ASC', 'post_mime_type' ...
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Replacing with(out) regex link to attachment by links to files

I tried to do it myself but I have really hard time with Regex (regex is hell. I just don"t understand). Anyway, I think this would be usefull to some people. The context is that we use a plugin to ...
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How to Fix HTTP Error When Uploading Images?

I am using WordPress 3.4.1 on Ubuntu 12.04 using Apache and PHP 5.3.X When I login to the dashboard and add a new post. Then try uploading an image to set as a featured image, I get a red box with a ...
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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 get attachments for a specific post type?

I have this page where I am showing all post's attachments. This is the code: <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'post_status' => 'published', 'posts_per_page' ...
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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 = ...
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How to set order for attachment form field?

I'm adding some fields to attachment edit form by add filter to "attachment_fields_to_edit". The added fields work fine but they are not rendered as the order I added them. Is there a way to order the ...
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Query_posts and attachments

I need some guidance on some WP code. I'm wondering if it's possible to take this code (which is grabbing all the images from the posts across my site and dumping them out): $args = array( ...
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WordPress comment count to include attachment comments

How can I make the comment count on a post on my index page include comments that have been made on, in my case, individual gallery pictures that are included in the post? It seems that comments made ...
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greater flexibility in targeting images attached to page

Right now I have several images attached to my page, but I only want four of them to display in a slideshow, and then the other ones are referenced within the page's visual/html box. The problem is ...
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Add attachment for all images in post

I want to move someone else's WordPress blog to a new server. I only have access to the exported XML file of the blog. When importing the XML with the Wordpress Importer plugin, everything went fine ...
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How to save media-form on custom tab

On my custom tab, I copied media-form from media_upload_gallery_form, only changed form id and action-url to reflect my tab's name. The form displayed as expected, but after click "Save All Changes", ...
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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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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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add_rewrite_rule and attachment_id

Im trying to add a rewrite rule to make this mysite/?attachment_id=106 view like this mysite/series/106 Ive looked evetywhere in this site and others and its very confuse because there are lots of ...
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Insert attachments from custom uploader into post (regular uploader style)

I recently started using this nifty meta box framework: http://www.deluxeblogtips.com/meta-box-script-for-wordpress/ I really like the plupload meta box, however, I need to be able to add the ...
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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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How to set author for post AND post attachments

I have multiple author accounts on one of my WordPress installs. Often I will create a post, and set the author to be a different account. However, when I upload images into that post, their ...
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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' ...
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How to retrieve attachments from child pages of a specific Page?

How would I retrieve attachments from all subpages of a specific Page ID? Example: SPECIFIC PAGE Child (with attachments) Child (with attachments) Child (with attachments) I'm currently ...
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Will wp_get_attachment_metadata display PDF metadata (eg: keyword, author, description)?

I used this technique to display attached PDF metadata on a page. It shows the title and path but not info like keyword, author, and description. Can Wordpress access all the properties uploaded with ...
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List Wordpress Post and Related Attachments outside of a post page

I've been having difficulties with some new functionality I've been trying to create. Basically I have a custom page setup that displays a list of all posts with a specific tag. What it needs to do is ...
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Is there a way to show attachment IDs on the attachment info screen?

I want to use attachment IDs for shortcodes, but if the image is published with a permalink, it's harder to find the ID. I've found some functions online that can turn the attachment url into its ID, ...
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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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Custom page template to display all image attachments

I am tryin to insert all pictures in media to page. By meaning all pictures, everything added in blog. I ve been looking this feature all day. Is there any shortcode for that or something easy to make ...
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orderby not working for query_posts using array of IDs

I have an array of IDs that i send to query_posts to get the posts (which works fine) but it seems to always put the attachment(562) last even though it is the newest. Also tried title and ASC vs DESC ...
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Excluding post thumbnail from the attachment.php when using wordpress gallery

I am looking for this answer everywhere and can't find it. I setuo the wordpress default gallery using the attachment page which shows next and previous photos. everything is working fine and I have a ...
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How would one change the default url structure of attachments?

When I click on post images it redirects in a page with a url like this: http://localhost/?attachment_id=897. Can I set the default image link like http://localhost/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/dice.jpg ...
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Link Featured Thumb to Attachment Page, If Possible

Are featured thumbs uploaded the same as other images and have their own attachment post url? I'm trying to utilize the 3.0+ post formats and am using the featured image when creating a post under ...
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get attachments for all posts of particular post type

I'm making a widget that shows a set of images from recent custom posts. I want to run the following query: SELECT p.* FROM wp_posts p WHERE post_type='attachment' AND post_mime_type LIKE 'image%' ...
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SQL: Search query to get attachments only of those parents which are published

i'm having some problem creating nice 1 query to be able to get search results which includes NOT only post_type POST but also attachments. BUT if search query return attachment, i want that it won't ...
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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 can we see which posts don't have a featured image or it doesn't exist anymore?

Which plugin or code I need to make it show me a list with the posts that don't have featured image or is broken(the featured image doesn't exist anymore)?
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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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Uploading Multiple Attachments From Front-End With A Description

I am working on a Wordpress site that has a custom front-end submission form for adding in a post of content type, 'sketchpad'. The form has a section that allows you to upload multiple images with a ...
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How can I attach files without using a plugin?

I want to add files from my site or from external links with files to any of my posts, and be able to add the size of the file and choose which ones it will do "File Force" and which not. I want to ...