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I am referring to this codex, https://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/media_handle_upload

There I can attach the uploaded image to the post as attachments by this :

$attachment_id = media_handle_upload( 'my_image_upload', $_POST['post_id'] );

But, I want to just get the url of the uploaded image, without adding the image as the post attachments.

How can I get that uploaded image url ?

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You can get it with:

wp_get_attachment_url();

More info in the codex

In your example:

$attachment_id = media_handle_upload( 'my_image_upload', $_POST['post_id'] );
$attachment_url = wp_get_attachment_url($attachment_id);
echo $attachment_url; 
  • Hi, I don't want to add it as attachments to the post. – hkchakladar Aug 21 '15 at 7:00
  • I edited my answer. Hope this helps. – amespower Aug 21 '15 at 15:15

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