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retrieve permalinks of posts inside custom post type by using post ID

I have these custom post types registered as shown in the image below - In each of these custom post types, there are many posts. I have the function to retrieve the post IDs of each posts inside but ...
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Buddypress activity id

I am working on buddypress activity loop. I want to get current activity id or all activity parameters in entry.php file. but i am not able to get activity id. I am trying to use bp_activity_id();...
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Get the current post ID as a variable in Javascript

I'm trying to echo the post ID in a post Javascript and not having any luck. var post_id = '123'; // works fine var post_id = '<?php global $post; echo $post->ID; ?>'; // echos 'ID; ?>'...
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Associating special meaning with user id 0

I'm writing a plugin that creates a custom table holding data which is linked to a user account with a user_id field. Now if that users account would be deleted for any reason I would like to set that ...
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Get the correct post id for all post and page in header.php

I want to get the current post/page id outside the loop (in header.php) and use this id for Advanced Custom Fields plugin to get the fields. But i cant get the correct id from front page, archive ...
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Retrieve ONLY mp3s and set a variable for use in a playlist called by single.php template?

I'm trying to stuff a variable called $work_ids with the ID of any attached MP3 files for use in a custom player (based on MediaElement.js if that matters). The library contains WAV and other versions ...
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Getting wrong ID

I have a page template with a custom query. The query displays posts from a post type. I want to display the ID's of the queried posts, but when I use this... <?php $id = the_ID(); ?> All I ...
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Is post ID number always incremental n+

I have one question. Will WordPress always assign new post post ID which is incremental n+? For example if I delete some posts, will WordPress use ID of deleted post for new post added in future?
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CPT posts in drop downed in meta box on page doesn't return post ID

I have an issue with displaying ID of selected post. Could you guys help? thanks Function below add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'cd_meta_box_add' ); function cd_meta_box_add() { add_meta_box( 'my-...
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How to get home page ID?

I'm building a Wordpress plugin in which I need to get the HOME page ID value. Do you know how can I get it? I know that we can get the current ID with the_ID() or get_the_ID() function, but I need ...
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how can i get the page_ID in nav li [closed]

I need a menu with the page IDs of the linked Pages in the li Tags. It should look like that: <ul id="menu"> <li class="pageid_23"><a href="page1">Page 1</a></li> ...
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Get All IDs Of A Post Type Using WP_Query

I am trying to get a list of a custom post type's IDs using WP_Query, but it is returning undesired result, which is a memory leak and stuck browser. Here is the code I use: $the_query = new ...
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Does the menu item ID ever change?

Does the ID Wordpress gives each menu item ever change? id="menu-item-1234" I've linked to it within my CSS, however this will be no use if this ID may change, for instance when the page is updated.
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Custom post type returns bad post ID

I added custom post type and I have first problem. I don't know why but if I use $post->ID, independently of post ID it always gave me the same value. I'm using this function <?php the_post(); ...
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Is it possible to have dynamic post id # in add_menu_page()?

I use the add_menu_page function in my custom theme builds but when I export my local copy of the site and import it in the production site some of post id numbers change and I have to update this ...
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Set post tags using tag ID

I want to set post tags to a new value. Is there a way to use the tag ID to do it? The wp_set_post_tags only accepts the tag name or an array of tag names. <?php wp_set_post_tags( $post_ID, $tags, ...
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Generate unique number when registering a new user

I know there are userID, username in the database, but I want a formatted and unique number for physical world use. For example: "2014xxxx" 201414:year,xxxx:generate randomly when registering a user. ...
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php return username of currently viewed author profile

I'm at a loss. I have profiles developed for my wordpress website, and I want to display content on my page-profile.php that is specific per user profile. I've looked all around the codex and only ...
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Subcategory IDs in relation to parent category ID switch case

I would like to switch ads tags in my footer depending on which category it displays at the moment. Code from below works fine for custom category pages and category pages that are included in the ...
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How to get page_id for url rewrite or how to use page slug for calling a page?

I would like to simply create an url rewrite that takes the third argument and matches it to its corresponding pages, ignoring the other two arguments. domain.com/argument1/argument2/page-slug = '...
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Is there a function to search for a wildcard value when calling a shortcode?

I'm using a plugin to generate a form and rather than inserting the form on to the page using the content editor I'm adding it directly to my template. The problem is that on my local version the id ...
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How to view WordPress' default category IDs?

It seems that Wordpress has default categories with default (and unchangeable) IDs. For example, the uncategorized category seems to always have an id of 1. Is this always the case? Is there any ...
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Get post or page id early

Is there a good solution to get the queried object id really early ... and i mean really early? I got a hook on after_setup_theme where i need to get the post or page id. $wp_query->...
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generate an auto incremented id number when a new user is registered

First off I found this question: generate unique number when registering a user which is almost exactly what I need except I need the number generated to be auto incremented instead of random. I'd ...
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WP_Query custom field pass the post id

I'm using WP_Query with ACF(Advanced Custom Fields) I'm building a news portal, and I'm trying to pass related stories from 1 post which is top_story = true. In another WP_Query I want to print the ...
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Get a post_id where meta_value equals something in a serialized meta_value field

I'm storing CPT products' post IDs into CPT companies' post meta (meta_key = prefix_products). As a company can have multiple products, so I'm storing them into a PHP serialized array value. s:48:"a:...
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How to change WordPress user ID?

Is this enough to change the user ID? I'm doing this for security purposes, where the administrator has user ID=1 and I want to keep all posts, pages and content. UPDATE wp_posts SET post_author='...
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main menu page redirects to user ID

I have a site that displays fitness results to clients. It works by showing them a page based on their UID displaying unique charts and graphs etc. I can redirect members to the unique pages on ...
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Output Post ID for all nav_items

I seek a solution for my navigation in a new WordPress template that I'm developing. How can I output the unique post ID for every nav item? I want to create a one-pager (microsite) for a client. ...
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Can't get post ID in functions.php?

I need the current post id in a function , which I have written in functions.php. But I can't get the id. I have tried several method. Like get_the_ID(); //returns false global $post; $id = $...
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Get page content by ID (from a plugin)

I'm stuck on loading page content by id (through a plugin). What I have is the following: <?php $my_query = new WP_Query('page_id=39'); ?> <?php while ($my_query->have_posts()) : $...
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Echo a list of all subscriber's user IDs

I'm a complete novice with php. Can anyone let me know the code to simply echo/print a complete list of all user IDs on my site who are 'subscribers' (and not to echo any other user data).
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add anchor tags rel to thumbnails id

Ok, I have a very simple problem. but I'm not good with php, so posting here. the anchor tags of my portfolio items output like this: <a href="http://localhost/dianero/portfolio/kahida/" rel="41"&...
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WP DB Location for “Next Post to Create” Index Value

I have a malformed DB (no mystery here, I deleted some data directly rather than through the WP admin interface). I've deleted all posts and meta for 400+ but when I create a new post, the sequencing ...
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Get id from database

I need this ID to delete users from table. My plugin crate new table in DB when he is activate. All this code is in main.php, and in second.php i have only form that display my results.. and i include ...
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Issue with WP_Query (need a array of selected ID's)

Today I have <?php $loop = new WP_Query( array( 'post_type' => 'inspirations', 'posts_per_page' => 50 ) ); ?> <?php while ( $loop->have_posts() ) : $loop->the_post(); ?> ...
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Accessing Post ID Within Loop

I have a page called Products with an ID of '8' Within that, I have the following template part <?php get_template_part('loop', 'feed-products' ); ?> Then within that file, I have this ...
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How to get selected taxonomy or category ID if using custom walker?

I'm building a taxonomy->child taxonomy dropdowns where the child will only be active if the parent is selected. Everything works great, except that I'm using wp_dropdown_categories for the parent ...
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Are post ID's reliable?

I understand that post ID's are unique, but are they reliable as persistent data ID's? More specifically, is there a guarantee that, through a migration or another data exchange, post ID's will not ...
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How to get current page ID outside the loop?

How to get current page ID outside the loop?
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how to get the post id in plugin

I have a plugin that I'm working on and I'm having trouble getting the post id so jquery can use it. I'm able to get it using the admin_head hook but I'm not sure how I can return it to jquery. I'm ...
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Make slug as ID Number for custom post types

I want to make the slug for each of my custom post types to be the post ID number. How do I do this? None of my posts accept post title, content, or anything else - they require different data which ...
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How do post IDs work in WordPress?

So I have 2 blog posts so far and the first one has ID 8 and second one has ID 12. How exactly does WordPress count those IDs? What if I want to change ID 8 and ID 12 to ID 1 and ID 2? I have some ...
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Display site administrator's id by current blog id inside link

I need to add current subsite admin id on the end of the ref link. For example 1.example.com site admin id is 4 - the link displayed on 1.example.com should look like http://example.com/?ref=4 The ...
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Importing posts from old website to new conflicting post ID's?

I am wondering when I am importing posts from my old site into my new website, which has already some posts in it. Do the imported posts get a new ID or do they overrule the existing posts ID's?
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Are post, page and category IDs unique to each other?

I was looking for a function to get all ancestors of a post or category and found get_ancestors( $object_id, $object_type ). To my surprise, the Codex shows that the second parameter is required: $...
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get_post_meta fields don't show up on posts page

I'm new here, and to coding! I've been working hard (so, so hard...so hard) to create my website and with occasional help I've created a look and feel I like using some custom get_post_meta fields for ...
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At my posts archive page, outside the loop, get_the_id() returns the top most post's ID

I'm trying to get the ID of my posts archive page. It's set via the admin as the posts page so it already has the default Query. The template I'm using is index.php, Tried using page-blog.php but ...
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ID of Front-Page

I like to get the ID of the selected front page. My page uses an Template for that page. I've read about get_option('page_on_front'), but this didn't work for me. Is there any function to get this ID?...
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How can I get an array of all IDs from the current queried object?

I am trying to join an array of post IDs together. Right now, it seems my code is creating a separate array for each ID, instead of one array with each ID. This is the code that I have come up with. ...