Support » Plugin: Facebook Thumb Fixer » Need to set default fb thumb, no save button on general settings page

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  • Plugin Author Michael Ott

    (@mikeyott)

    Sounds like it could actually be throwing a PHP error for you, which would be very difficult to troubleshoot without access to your site.

    If you would like me to confirm, activate the plugin, go to the settings page and scroll down to the very bottom of the page as far as you can. Then take a screenshot and link it here.

    Cheers.

    Here is a screenshot.

    Plugin Author Michael Ott

    (@mikeyott)

    Thanks. Yes that kind of proves my suspicions. I bet if you view the source while on that page you’ll see an error right at the very end.

    Unfortunately there isn’t much I can do to help. I can’t replicate that issue here (it’s working perfectly fine for me on about 30 sites). But I’d be interested to know what the error actually says.

    If you have the inclination please share that with me. Maybe it’s be something obvious I can fix. Otherwise no dramas.

    I recommend at this time you find an alternative plug-in for handling the Facebook open graph meta stuff.

    Good luck.

    Here is what it shows if that helps. I think I copied from the right point. This is a minor thing, I don’t post on FB much, but since it kept putting old images in, thought I would see if I could change that. No big deal.

    <tr><th scope=”row”><label for=”default_fb_thumb” id=”dfb”>Default Facebook Thumb</label></th><td>
    <input type=”text” id=”default_fb_thumb” class=”regular-text ltr” name=”default_fb_thumb” value=”medium” />

    <span class=”ftf-tick”>✔</span><p class=”description”>This is the full path to your default thumb. Facebook recommends your image be 1200×630 or 600×315. View help topics here.</p><img src=”medium” title=”Default Facebook Thumb” class=”thickbox ftf-preview” /><p class=”description”>Note: The image shown above is scaled down. The real dimensions are actually x .</p><p class=”ftf-warning”>WARNING: Your default Facebook thumbnail image dimensions are smaller than the minimum 600 x 315 recommended by Facebook.</p></td></tr><tr><th scope=”row”><label for=”fb_app_ID” id=”fb_app_ID”>Facebook App ID</label></th><td>
    <input type=”text” id=”fb_app_ID” class=”regular-text ltr” name=”fb_app_ID” value=”” />
    <p class=”description”>Find your Facebook App ID here.</p>
    </td></tr><tr><th scope=”row”><label for=”homepage_object_type”>Homepage Object Type</label></th><td>
    <select value=”homepage_object_type” name=”homepage_object_type” class=’no-object-type’>
    <option></option>
    <option value=”article”>article</option>
    <option value=”book”>book</option>
    <option value=”books.author”>books.author</option>
    <!–option value=”books.book”>books.book</option–>
    <!–option value=”books.genre”>books.genre</option–>
    <!–option value=”business.business”>business.business</option–>
    <option value=”fitness.course”>fitness.course</option>
    <option value=”fitness.unit”>fitness.unit</option>
    <option value=”music.album”>music.album</option>
    <option value=”music.playlist”>music.playlist</option>
    <option value=”music.radio_station”>music.radio_station</option>
    <option value=”music.song”>music.song</option>
    <option value=”object”>object</option>
    <!–option value=”place”>place</option–>
    <option value=”product”>product</option>
    <option value=”product.group”>product.group</option>
    <!–option value=”product.item”>product.item</option–>
    <option value=”profile”>profile</option>
    <!–option value=”restaurant.menu”>restaurant.menu</option–>
    <!–option value=”restaurant.menu_item”>restaurant.menu_item</option–>
    <!–option value=”restaurant.menu_section”>restaurant.menu_section</option–>
    <option value=”restaurant.restaurant”>restaurant.restaurant</option>
    <option value=”video.episode”>video.episode</option>
    <option value=”video.movie”>video.movie</option>
    <option value=”video.other”>video.other</option>
    <option value=”video.tv_show”>video.tv_show</option>
    <option value=”website”>website</option>
    </select>
    <p>Learn about Object Types here.</p>
    <p class=”howto”>Note: When no selction is made, the Object Type for your home page will be ‘website’.</p>

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    <p>You can’t preview until you set a featured image and update this post/page.</p>

    <div class=”ftf-live-preview”>
    <img src=”http://vistagrandeelementary.com/wp-content/plugins/facebook-thumb-fixer/images/preview-top.png” />

    <div class=”ftf-preview-details”>

    <div class=”overflow too-small”>
    </div>

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    Plugin Author Michael Ott

    (@mikeyott)

    Thanks kallard.

    something about that? i have same issue here…
    if it helps, here is the SS of the broken image + 404 on pop-up..
    404 + broken image
    i have updated wp to 4.6.1..

    thank you!

    • This reply was modified 9 months, 1 week ago by rturket. Reason: footprints
    Plugin Author Michael Ott

    (@mikeyott)

    I don’t know if is a related issue, but in your screenshot I can see the image path is ‘medium’. That’s obviously not going to work. The full path toy your image would be something like http://mydomain.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/my-cool-pic.jpg

    Put in the full image path and it’ll work just fine. And don’t use quotes like you have.

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