List Category Posts is a simple plugin which allows you to list posts from a category into a post/page using the [catlist] shortcode.

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numberposts not showing specific number [closed]

I'm using List Category Posts plugin to show up the specific posts from a category on a page. It works well, but if I'm trying to reduce the number of my latest posts to 3, for example this way: ...
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List Category Posts plugin upgrade fails with fatal error

I just tried an automatic upgrade of List Category Posts plugin to version 0.17.2 on WordPress 3.0.5. I think I had 0.17.1 before. It installed but failed to activate: Plugin could not be activated ...
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How to make the 'more' link point to the post instead of the category list

I'm using the List Category Posts plugin to list a certain categories posts on a page in my site. The default 'more' link functionality is to point to a full list of the categories posts. I'd like to ...
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How can I get List Category Posts to work as a widget?

This plugin works just fine in a post/page, but I need it to appear in a Text widget. Anyway to make it work in this location?
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Display the content of a custom field in the LCP template [closed]

Excellent plugin, my only problem is that I can't get the value of a custom field displayed where I want to. I have a custom field: imgx It's value is an HTML code, specifically for an image, like: ...
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Filter posts under multiple categories?

How do I filter the posts by multiple categories? For example, if some of my posts are categorized under just apples and some as just oranges and some both, how would I filter the results to show only ...
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Plugin: List category posts - How to show the caption under thumbnail

I've been trying to get the caption to show under the thumbnail with css but to no avail. It keeps appearing on top. css: .lcp_catlist { float:left; text-align:center; } .lcp_catlist li { ...
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Use main theme's CSS for the outer wrapper in list-category-posts?

All the HTML and CSS shortcode handles are fantastic! I'm able to simply reference my main theme's existing CSS to instantly format the content. What I don't know how to do is formatting the overall ...
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Table for plugin-list-category-post? [closed]

I'm using the list-category-post plugin - is it possible to display the list of posts in a table? I want to have a dynamic table showing all the posts in a category, so a user can search the table ...
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list category posts are not ordering any more

I am not sure if this started with the latest upgrade (didn't notice it until yesterday), but the lists are no longer ordering by either asc or dsc. Doesn't matter which I chooose, or which list, they ...
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Plugin list-category-posts - How can I use “id” or “name” parameters?

In "list-category-post", the shortcode parameter options [catlist id=1,2,3],[catlist id=-99],[catlist name='TestCategory'] don't work correctly. It always shows posts from All categories. How do I ...
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Multiple Categories on Catlist using name function

Hi there I am hoping that someone can help me with the "plugin-list-category-post" plugin. I am using this shortcode in a post to activate the plugin [catlist name='Audi' name='Cadillac' ...
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plugin-list-category-post Instructions

A basic question from a very humble and intimidated newbie. The List-Category-Post plugin looks like it will let me do exactly what I want to do, which is what the Wordpress codex calls "A page of ...
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having trouble with my list category posts plugin

I'm using the list-category-posts on this page: http://www.goldcoastchamber.com/member-directory/ to pull in the links to all the posts under the member-directory category. That part is working, but ...
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is it possible open links in new page-window? [closed]

I use The List Category Post plugin and i'm very satisfied, but if i would make open the posts (list post) in another page not in the same. Thanks and sorry for my bad english
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How to display a category from a specific post-type

I have a custom post type called "my_people" along with a custom taxonomy named my_people_categories. It is used to display a list of people. I would like to show only the people in the list that ...
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How to Filter categories in the permalink structure

Using /%category%/ %postname%/ for the permalink I get a URL string of all the categories that the specific post is included in. I would like the categories in the url to be filtered down.here it is, ...
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Exclude current page from list of pages

I'm using [catlist categorypage=yes post_type=page] in the sidebar to display a list of pages with the same category as the current page. Wonderful, but it returns a link to the current page. Is ...
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List Category Plugin - Changing the links

Using the list category posts plugin I'm trying to work out how to include a title for the link In my main theme the links are styles as follows: <a title="Article - Post title" rel="bookmark" ...
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Which image is used for thumbnail in List Category Post plugin

Which image does the plugin use for the thumbnail? From the customer field "thumbnail" or "featured-image"? What about an option to use "first attached image" or "first image in post" as some other ...
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trying to get thumbnail to appear before post

http://news-test.gnome.org/original-posts/ I would like the thumbnail to appear before the title of the post here. I have tried making a list-category-posts folder right under my theme folder, with a ...
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Date not displaying in category post

I am not able to get the date to display for posts listed in a category using [catlist] tag. I use the parameter 'date=yes'. The time displays, but not the date. I have checked the ...
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Current class hook on generated list

I want to style a current state with CSS to indicate the page currently being viewed, but List category posts doesn't generate a class hook. All it would need is something similar to the solution ...
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need pages to display Title <plugin list category post>

My pages that are using the list category post do not have the title on them, and we would like that to happen. Is there some code that is telling the title not to display?
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Align thumbnail

I've created my own template yet I can't figure out how to specify CSS attributes to an individual $lcp_display_output option. In this case I'd like to align the thumbnail to none to allow the ...
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updated plugin 'plugin-list-category-post' is adding a non-linked item [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: First item in each category list is not a link I did the update to the 'list-category-post' plugin, and now every page that I have this working on is showing a ...
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Pagination for list category post plugin

This question is about this plugin http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/list-category-posts/ if i do numberposts=10 but i have 20 posts how could i put the pagination there? this plugin really good ...
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Add pagination to listing plugin

I am trying to figure out on how to add pagination to your listing. Think you could help me out? I have added the read more button and manage to customise the listing styles. What's left is the ...
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Set class on thumbnail images in plugin list category post

I am hoping that someone can help me - How can I set the Class on the Thumbnail images? I have looked here: In the catList.php file $lcp_thumbnail = '<a href="' . ...
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Getting the “more” tag to work with plugin-list-category-post

I know the List category posts has an attribute to show only an excerpt from the post, but I can't seem to get the plugin to work for the Wordpress tag break. Does the plugin recognize the tag?
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List Category Posts - thumbnails

I'm trying to use the List Category Posts Plugin so that I can have different categories of posts show up at the bottom of different pages. I can't seem to get the thumbnails=yes option to work. It ...
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How to include the latest post of a specific category on a matching page

I have a number of pages, and on each I would like to display the latest post from the category which matches that page. So I have page 1, 2 and 3, and on page 1, I'd like the latest post from ...
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List Category Posts not showing posts marked private to logged-in users

I'm using the List Category Posts plugin, and it isn't listing posts marked private, even if the appropriate user is logged in. Is there a fix for this?
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No posts are being listed by <plugin-list-category-post>

I just installed the List Category Post plugin, and I've followed the directions. No posts are being listed. For example, at the end of this page, there should be a list, and it's just blank. Is the ...
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List Category Posts rewrite necessitates rewrite of customised templates

I just upgraded the List Category Posts plugin from .17 to .18.3, and it broke my customised template :(. My setup: WP 3.0.4 multisite network enabled, local installation with MAMP, PHP 5.3.2. LCP ...
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Trouble with editing template for “List category posts” plugin

WP 3.0.4 local installation, multisite network enabled theme: Twentyten plugin: List Category Posts v .15, network activated I've created the folder list-category-posts inside my theme folder, and ...
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Display list of categories filtered by date?

I have a sidebar on our intranet which lists, hierarchically, posts by category. Such as: -- HR ---Events ----Picnic However, this list has gotten long, and some categories are no longer even ...
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Having some trouble with “List Category Posts” plugin [closed]

I'm trying to use this plugin on my site, unfortunately I'm having to call these short codes in my template files like so: echo do_shortcode('[catlist id=1]'); However, it doesn't seem to be ...
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Custom post template for particular category [closed]

Here is my issue: I have one parent category with many sub-categories below it, e.g. Category Sub category sub-sub category...... sub-sub category...... sub-sub ...
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Format the output of List category posts plugin [closed]

I wanted to have the first few lines (say 5 lines) of individual user posts with a particular tag to appear along with their featured image on a particular page. My search for a plugin to do the same ...
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List Category Posts V0.21 upgrade breaks site

I just upgraded the List Category Posts plugin from 0.18.3 to 0.21 and my website has failed. I've determined that the difference causing the failure is that the previous version passes a string ...
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Need help to get sticky notes shown with “List-category-post” Plugin [closed]

Well a few days ago I installed "list-category-post" Plugin and it works great, but one problem is still present, I cant see my sticky posts at the top of the list. So I hope someone can help me, ...
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Add Older Posts at bottom of List Category Post page [closed]

I've installed this plugin and have it working, I'm using the shortcode but cannot figure out how to have a link for "Older Posts" or More posts" or "Archive" appear at the bottom of each page of ...
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Im Trying to link the thumbnail image

I am trying to link my thumbnail image that is displayed by the list-category-post plugin on this page... http://elizabeth.vernetti.com/featured-properties/ I am using a custom template and have ...
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Customize individual parts of the list - List Category Posts plugin

I was just wondering if there was anyway to customize individual parts of the lists. So for instance if you go to my site at www.r3entertainment.org and check out the Features page, if you look at the ...
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How to use the WP Plugin List Category Post widget (!) with more than one category? [on hold]

The Plugin List Category Post used as shortcode in a post/page allows to display a number of random posts from several categories. But when I use the plugin's widget I can choose only one category. ...
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Excerpt Length & List Category Posts Plugin

I'm trying to filter out the excerpt by character length for a plugin called "List Category Posts". I've been trying to get the excerpts working for the past week, but nothing is doing the trick. The ...
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Multilanguage Post Titles not Translating with List Category Posts Plugin

For the most part the plugin List Category Posts works great. I just have one problem with it: when I try to show the title and excerpt of a post it shows all translations at the same time, rather ...
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Can I display a list of categories in a post?

Using the List Category Posts plugin by Fernando Briano is it possible to display a list of all the posts in a particular category and have the titles of posts as links to the posts? I am using that ...
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plugin-list-category-post custom fields

I'm using list category posts and would like to display several custom fields, but not all together. I have used a template to display the list in a table, and have custom fields for country, county ...