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WP Get Attachments


Many of us need to fetch the image attachments of a post or page and then we have to write code . Here is the plugin to fetch that , just call the function and it will return all image attachments of a post/page that you can fetch to show image .

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Extract the zip file and put wp-get-attachments in wp-content/plugins/ directory of your WordPress installation and then activate the Plugin from Plugins page.

call following function if( function_exists( ‘wp_get_attachments’ ) ) $attachments = wp_get_attachments(); in any of your template file .

if( function_exists( ‘wp_get_attachments’ ) ) $attachments = wp_get_attachments( 101 , 20 , ‘Sorry nothing found’ );
this function accepts following three parameters

  • 1. $post_id ( id of the post/page whoose attachments need to be fetched . if used with in standard wordpress loop then it will use current post id ).
  • 2. $num_of_attachments ( number of attachments to be fetched , defaults to all attachments of a post )
  • 3. $no_result_msg ( message to be shown when no attachments is there , defaults is ‘No Attachmets found’ )

Note: You can call this function with 1,2,3 or none parameters .

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