WP Calendar
Events Calendar for events in category from selection form (2 posts)

  1. nhiggs
    Posted 5 years ago #

    Hello. I'm very new to WordPress (been using it for 2 days so far) and I am loving it!

    However I am trying to get wp-calendar to display the full graphical calendar with just events in a specific category.

    Now I now I can just place the following code in a page:
    {events_calendar; categories="4"}

    This works fine, but... the category needs to come from a drop down selection box full of category names.

    How can I do this? I know I can convert a name to a category id by using:
    but I have no idea how I can get that id into the events_calendar tag.

    I hope that makes some sense. Any ideas?

  2. faebu
    Plugin Author

    Posted 5 years ago #

    At the moment this is not possible using these tags. I'll consider to make some of the filter parameters available as GET parameters. Maybe i can bring this feature in the upcomming version.

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