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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Native WordPress Media Uploader on WordPress Frontend

I am using a custom template on my site to enable frontend posting. I wanted to add an option to upload media(such as pictures) on this form exactly the way native WordPress backend has. In short I ...
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Upload unnattached image from frontend

I am using the below function to let users upload files from the front end. It works great except that I would like the file to NOT be attached to any post. Currently, the file is automatically ...
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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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How to prevent people from seeing an attachment to a scheduled post that's released in future?

I'm developing a website for a large corporation. They release financial documents on specific dates and times. I've developed a custom form to upload these pdfs to articles, and custom loops that ...
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How do i show wordpress attachments from current post?

So with my blog i have a photo attachment page but it only shows to photo's at a time, and those two photo's are used as the navigation and i hate that. I want the attachment page to show all the ...
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Get all posts (of any post type) an attachment is used in

It's not easy to count the amount of posts an image is attached to - WordPress simply doesn't keep track of that. It just keeps track of the post an attachment was originally uploaded to (not ...
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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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How to add a class to the attachment images

When I'm in the Wordpress editor and I add an external image with the 'img' button, my html result wil be like this: <img src="http://example.com/image.jpg" alt="image" /> How can ...
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Unattaching unlinked images

As I understand default WP behavior: When you upload an image to a post and save it (as a draft or published post), the image becomes "attached" to the post. This can be double checked by going to ...
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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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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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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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Create a custom attachment thumbnail for quick page load

I've been trying to find a way to create a custom image attachment thumbnail. I want to display an image attachment thumb and link to the full size. (FYI The thumb is to get quick page loading speed ...
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Rewrites and Attachments

I'm currently working on a custom post type that has rewrite tags to allow for sub pages. e.g: showcases/project-name/media/ Media being the page. My problem is with attachments and media uploads, ...
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Let users upload image(s) to the post from front end

I want to enable logged in users (Wordpress) to submit posts from front end (among with other data). My form is working great, I add custom post meta data which I later display on custom post page. ...
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Why can I not view image attachment pages?

I have a problem with images. I can see my uploaded images, as previously, through the media library. I can access each image by clicking on "edit". But if I then click on "View Attachment Page", I ...
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How to remove title attribute from gallery links and images

I want to remove the title attribute from within the output of a [gallery] shortcode e.g. <a href="url" title="bobby"> <img src="url" title="bobby"/> </a> should be: ...
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List most recent image uploads, but only for specific custom post type

I can get a list of the most recent image attachments like so: $attachments = get_posts( array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'posts_per_page' => $number, 'post_mime_type' => ...
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Attach images to posts using custom fields (just paths to images already upld)

I'm setting up a real estate website, which i make listings using a custom post type 'listings' in which I have multiples metaboxes for beds, baths, and all other informations. I use a plugin to ...
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Moving image attachment from post to another?

How to move image attachment from post to another (not to "Remove Permanently" and Re-Upload) ? I'm using WordPress 3.5.0 and I have a thousand images to process. Is there a built-in function for ...
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Load post attached images on a single page site with fancybox

I'm trying to make a single page site that will display posts as thumbnails in some part. Then if a thumbnail is clicked, I want all the images contained in this post to be loaded with fancybox while ...
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Replacing the content of an image attachment using API

I have an existing image attachment, with a given ID. Is there a way, using API (specifically, Python Wordpress XML-RPC), to upload another image instead of the existing one, without creating a new ...
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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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Surround uploaded image link with div

When you upload image you have smth like this <a href="http://vitya/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/8.jpg"> <img class="alignnone size-Small x Big wp-image-65" ...
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How to change the structure of an image attachment in a post?

I'm trying to solve a problem with the attached images in a post. Somehow the structure is not working right on a theme i'm using. Instead of showing a div with the class "wp_attachment" is just a h6 ...
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wp_mail file attachment not being placed in upload folder?

I have a form where I want users to be able to select an image to upload. The image gets temporarily uploaded to the wp-content/uploads folder, is attached to the e-mail and then is destroyed. Right ...
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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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How to get thumbnail from post attachment in this loop

I use this code to display Most popular posts based on view count, but I dont have images in post content I have all images attached to post via attachment (gallery) How to replace this "thimthumb" ...
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Turn a URL into an Attachment / Post ID

Is there any way I can take a URL of an image and find the attachment or post id of that image in the database? Here is the situation: I'm in a loop going over all the 'img' tags that are surrounded ...
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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 ...
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Don't show attachments if they are inserted in post

I have attached images that I have inserted into my posts but they also appear in the attachments box at the bottom of the post. I'd like to know how to make them not appear in the attachments box if ...
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Add File Attachment Name and URL into Javascript

I'm working on incorporating the jPlayer into our WordPress site. I don't particularly care for the two plugins that are available as our client is a bit on the technically deficient side. What we are ...
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Display all images except those uploaded via OptionTree

I'm using the following to display all images in media library however, I'd like to exclude images uploaded via OptionTree as these are either banners or logos. $args = array( 'post_type' ...
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How to change image url?

How can I change the image url from this http://i0.wp.com/example.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/imagename Into this: http://www.example.com/image/imagename.jpg Or into this: ...
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Need help with rewrite of Attachment URL [duplicate]

How can I change Attachments URL to example.com/photos/attachment_ID/post_name/attachment_name Thank you
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Change attachment inside the_content using filters

I am in search of a snippet or function that will filter the embedded images inside a post to a custom size I have defined in functions.php. Here is the scenario: A client uploads and add any ...
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Disable image attachment links

Is there a way to disable image attachment links trought a filter in functions.php or something ? I know it's possible to do it manually when you add an image to a post but I want to disable this ...
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Changing attachment page Permalink

How can i change the attachment page permalinks to http://domain.com/photos/%attachment_id%/%postname%/%attachmentname% currently my permalinks set to Custom Structure ...
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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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Clean up images, delete unused image sizes attached to a post type

I found this post: How do I delete all generated images from my server except those currently used in posts which describes how to delete all image sizes but the original uploaded image file. I need ...
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Using WP_Query to get attachment returns empty set

I would like to get the first audio file in the media library filtered by a custom field, but it always returns an empty set of posts. I know that I have to pass 'post_status' => 'inherit' and ...
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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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Presetting the link of video attached to a Standard Post Format in a custom field

I am trying to create a function that presets the URL (of an attached video in a Standard Post Format) to a custom field when the post is created using a front-end form. (P.S.: All data inputted in ...
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Add link to attachment for old posts

All images from posts have no link set! How I can add to all posts link to attachment ? There is a filter I can inject on functions.php.
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Create a constant download link that always points to latest attachment

I plan to have one attachment per post and the attachments will often be receiving updated versions with different file names. I have an issue where users copy and paste the file url and send it via ...
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Add custom field to image editor

How do I add custom field to the image editor, such as under the image 'Description' field? To be much clearer, it's where the settings for the images are after you upload an image in the attachment ...
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Featured Image URL is Showing but not thumbnail

I added posts from other CMS to my new word press site. For featured images I changed, wp_post table as post ID: 2300 Attachment in "wp_post": ID:3400 post_type: attachment post_mime_type: ...
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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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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 Do Set image Folder For generated thumbnails with wp_generate_attachment?

I wrote an import app to create posts with several attached images. The files are already on the server under wp-content like so: wp-content/mygalleries/gal_a wp-content/mygalleries/gal_b ...