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Custom Post View Generator

Creates views allowing the user to display of data of custom post type fields and other wordpress fields without the any theme modification.

  1. Install the plugin either by uploading the contents of custom-post-view-generator.zip to the '/wp-content/plugins/' directory or by using the 'Add New' in 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  2. Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
  3. It is RECOMENDED that you delete you previous views and remake them to avoid compatibility issues.



  1. Create the desired custom fields in the wordpress page/post admin page or with the plugins mentioned in the description.
  2. Go to 'Page Views' on the 'CTP View Generator'
  3. Select a post yype in the top drop-down box Post type and drag the a desired field on Available fields area to the left side.
  4. After dragging the field, a grey box will be displayed allowing to setup the display properties of that field. Write the desired label for that custom field, select the appropriate type (you can either test each one, or check the Fields Info section in Other Notes page), select available output options and press Save Layout.
  5. OPTIONAL: You can also change the field order by dragging the grey box(es) up and down and even select a diferent view template on the Template drop-down box and press Save Layout to save the changes


  1. Go to 'List Views' on the 'CTP View Generator'
  2. Input the desired list name and select a template on the 'List Views' meta box.
  3. In the 'Fields' meta box, follow the same instructions that are indicated for the creation of 'Post Views'.
  4. In the 'Finish' meta box press Save Layout and use the shortcode suggested in the 'List Views' meta box in a post or page to display the list view.
  5. OPTIONAL 1: You can also add filters in the 'Paremeters' meta box, just make sure you read all intructions that are presented on the right side each time you change the paremeter section.
  6. OPTIONAL 2: You can use the extra buttons in the 'Finish' meta box to instantly create a post or page to to display the list view.

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.2.1
Last Updated: 1 year ago
Active Installs: 300+


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