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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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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How To Retrieve An Image Attachment's Alt Text?

I am using an attachment.php file to show large versions of images that have been clicked on elsewhere. I'd like to pull the image alt text as a caption under the image with javascript, but the alt ...
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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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Do attachments added to custom post types have a post parent?

On attachment pages, I have a link back to the post/page where the file was uploaded. (This is not displayed for files that were directly added to the Media Library and that's fine.) For attachments ...
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wp_query for displaying attachments with a tag

So I am running the following query: <?php $args = new WP_Query(array( 'post_type' => 'attachment', 'posts_per_page' => -1, 'oderby' => 'title', ...
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Media library images “missing” after migrating them using SQL

I am migrating a lot of posts from an old site to a new site, and these posts have a lot of Advanced Custom Field "relationship" data attached to them. Because of this, I want to keep all of the ids ...
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Paginate Multisite Attachment WP_Query

I am working on a multisite blog network where I need to display x post per page and navigation at the of the bottom list. My code will not display a pagination at the bottom and displays x post per ...
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Insert Media - Attachment - Link to : Remove the “attachment page” option

I want to remove the attachment page option from the attachment's link-to selection. I don't always want to tell my clients to avoid selecting this option, I simply want to take it out. But I am not ...
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How to hide media link to settings?

I want disable MEDIA LINK TO settings for authors. I tried following code, but authors are still able to change settings. add_action( 'print_media_templates', function(){ echo ...
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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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Removing default alt text autofill or overriding it

What I'm trying to do is check if the user has entered the alt text for an image, and if not, then add alt text containing the post title to the image. I found a function that does this here: ...
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Get Attachment ID from URL [duplicate]

I have the URL of an image which I know is an attachment. Now, I need to find out the attachment ID. This is what I've got (thanks to PippinsPlugins): // retrieves the attachment ID from the file ...
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How do I get attachment_id?

This is trivial, but I can't really find an answer, I've seen some hints like search in database etc., but this is madness. Basically, I have a metabox with upload button that allows you to upload or ...
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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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Can I attach the data from one post to another?

I'm looking to create a "snippets" plugin of sorts that lets me create a library of snippets. I then want to be able to attach those snippets to a post but not within the post_content. I basically ...
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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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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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How to pick up featured image from set of pictures

I'm trying to create front end form for posting. The following questions are concerning me so bad. How can I set a featured image? I tried set_post_thumbnail($pid, $newuploadid); but nothing happend. ...
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Insert attachments from front end form

I built a front end form but suddenly cannot submit my image attachments. Refer to these articles which do not get it done: ...
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How to restrict access to uploaded files?

I have a restricted area on a website that can only be accessed by logged in users. For that I created a page template with a 'current_user_can()' condition. My problem is that the documents attached ...
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simple solution for restricting access to (some) uploads/downloads

Initial Situation For a site I'm setting up I was looking into the whole field of securing uploads/downloads and restricting access to them based on user roles/capabilities. Of course I have read ...
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save_post not working with attachments

I've made a Meta Box for Posts and Pages, and while testing added Attachments too. But, curiously, the hook save_post does not fire. $cpts = apply_filters( 'my_filter', array( 'post', 'page' ) ); // ...
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Strange problem with wp_get_attachment_image_src database (db) query count

I have a purchased theme that has a custom WordPress loop in it that looks for image attachments via wp_get_attachment_image_src. It does this by doing the following: $image = ...
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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 ...
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Prevent user to see detail view of attachment of another user

This plugin prevents unprivileged users to see images, that other users uploaded: add_filter('parse_query', 'own_content_only_restriction' ); function own_content_only_restriction( $wp_query ) { ...
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Why WordPress attachments LINK TO settings are not working?

Using this code below, I added some on-hover share icons for all images of the content. But, now these images are not getting any "Link To" setting from authors. I don't know what is the problem. Can ...
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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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How to get images only attached from edit post page

I have developed a custom wordpress panel with a custom front-end recently. In single post pages there is a slider. I display the result of get_attached_media( 'image' ) function as the images of ...
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How can I display custom fields value from attachment media?

I have created the follow code in functions.php to add custom fields to attachments media library. Data saves as well, but I can't get data to display into the template file. Any suggestion?? Thanks! ...
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wp_get_attachment_image_src and server path

wp_get_attachment_image_src will give me URL and dimensions for an image. But is there any way to get the server path for a scaled image (like ...
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How do I change attachment slug from name to id

I need to change the slug of the attachment post. Currently, it is showing attachment name , I want it to be replaced by id of attachment. Edit : Thanks to suggestion by TheDeadMedic, I am now ...
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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 change html generated by wordpress media uploader

I have managed to change the output of wordpress media uploader using image_send_to_editor exampled below (where the output is image:($url)) However I want to do the same with other files like ...
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Hide Image Container if No Image Attachments

I have a CPT that displays any attached images via a slider. However, when there are no attached images the slider still appears. Is there a way to add a conditional IF statement that will hide the ...
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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 ...
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Duplicate Button on Attachment Details Modal

I tried to find a solution, but no success. I need to add duplicate button on the bottom of Attachment Details Modal Window ( where are "View attachment page | Edit more details | Delete Permanently" ...
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Adding meta data to an attachment post

I want to add a meta data to my attachment posts, so I can get them in order by meta value later. That meta value would be 'price'. So I thought this could work: I have this args: $args = array( ...
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Get all attachments by custom taxonomy - term

I want to make custom taxonomy (gallery) and terms (name1, name2, name3...) Add images into media tab and then retrieve all images from same term. Look like simple task, but I cant manage it. I ...
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Wordpress wp_get_attachment_thumb_url full

My code in index: (show all attachment by one post ID) <?php query_posts('p=1498'); if (have_posts()) { while (have_posts()) { the_post(); ?> <?php $args = array( 'post_type' => ...
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How to import files to individual posts of a custom type

I'm very inexperienced in WP, so I may have some fundamental misunderstandings - definitely open to alternative approaches if this one is crazy! I have a collection of several hundred files, split ...
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post attachment's direct link only available to logged-in user (custom role)

I am making very simple PDF / DOC document library. I am handling the document upload using "ACF File" field (uses the native and core WP attachment functionality). There will be a page that displays ...
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How to check an ajax nonce in PHP

I'm modifying the media modal adding a new menu item to add external attachments to the media library. From the JS code I'm calling a PHP function that touches the database and accepts three ...
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Get attachment by meta_key value

I need to get the attachment (will be only one per post) associated to a post with meta_key wpcf-legislacion-gratis (not matter the value the column has) by using a custom query using get_posts() ...
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Change the Permalink for wordpress attachment

My attachments are currently rewritten from http://localhost/?attachment_id=3 to http://localhost/images/image-title using @Bainternet's answer here. $new_rules['images/(\d*)$'] = ...
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How to create a CSV on the fly and send as an attachment using wp_mail?

I'm trying to create a CSV file from a form submission and send that file automatically by email to a specific user. The email itself is sending fine, but I can't get the attachment to go through. Is ...
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Automatic category assignment upon attachment upload

Lets say the media library has the following category [news, events, photo, page, post] Your wordpress also has the above 5 set as post-type. What I want is when 1- Events -> Add New 2- File is ...
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How to trigger a refresh in the media modal

I'm developing a plugin that adds a new tab to the media modal, and I need to know a way trigger a refresh of the attachments tab so it shows newly added attachments. This is the code I'm using: ...
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Stop WordPress from reserving slugs for media items?

I am experiencing some odd behavior, that apparently happens "out of the box" with WordPress. If I upload a file through the media manager called: services.jpg; then go try to create a page with the ...
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How to get blog id of a post from admin panel?

I have multi-site and using add_attachment($post_id) hook to get the $post_id whenever a binary file is uploaded. I need to figure out the $blog_id of that post. How would I go about doing this? I ...
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Automatically attach image to post if they have the same title

I have 200 images in my WP install. Currently, each image... has its own post (the post title is the same as the image title) is the featured image of that post is inserted into the post ...