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#1 Pankaj32

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 03:25 AM

Hi, I use this plugin (wp-property) on a couple of my own sites, and I had posted a question about how could get around a few things like (loading a picture/media file) a year ago but could not find an answer. This issue seem to have corrected with WP-property one can simply use the plugin and go about using its functionality with pagelines theme.

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 and it was working just fine until when I noticed today  that the property picture is not showing as feature on top after I use it as featured on property page. When I use the same plugin with the 20/10 theme at 

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 it works just fine and loaded pictures with each property show up as featured picture on top of the page. This seem like a minor glitch. Can someone take a look at it for me please..Thanks!



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 08:44 AM

HI,

 

I have visited both pages and I am not able to see any featured image on either page?



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 10:56 AM

Hi Danny,

Thanks for looking into this. 

You will have to see the "property listings" on both websites to be able to see what shows up at the featured image area on top of the page on each website.

Please visit 

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and then click on any of the property listings that show up on the page below. For example the second listing on this page is 

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This shows the featured image on top of the page. Its on the 20/10 theme. 

However, if you go to the other website's (pagelines theme) listings page

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click on any of the listings, you will not be able to view the property image as featured image on top. It keeps on showing the features sets I had set up on pagelines. Ideally, it should show the property image as feature. 

Hope this is making sense! Thanks, 



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 11:16 AM

I apologise but I am not quite sure what you're referring to. Are you meaning the Image in the sidebar ?

If so that is a widget, you need to enable the widget in your sidebar for it to display on your PageLines site.



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 11:53 AM

No, image on top of the page.

For example on 

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its shows the (cropped) building image on side bar as a featured image on top of the page. 

However, if you go to the site 

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which is on pagelines theme the property image will not show up as featured on top.



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 11:59 AM

OH, I see what you're referring to.

 

This isn't a bug, Twenty ten has that banner/header image as a feature and the wp-property must utilise this. PageLines Framework doesn't provide this kind of functionality. Therefore, it wont work.

 

In order to have this kind of functionality, you will most likely need to use custom code. I would recommend contacting the plugin developer for advice.



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 12:09 PM

I see what you are talking about the 20/10 theme. But I am positive about this. I have used this plugin for over a year now and like I said it was working just fine until last week, on warehouse-gurgaon.com with pagelines theme. The image used to come up as featured on top even with pagelines theme. 

And in fact if you use this plugin with any other theme (most) the image will show up as featured on top if the picture is big enough. 



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 12:43 PM

Like I mentioned above, some themes have functionality which this plugin may hook into, such as the feature image being used as the header for that page when using Twenty Ten, PageLines out of the box doesn't provide this functionality. In order to achieve this look you would need to use custom code via a hook.

 

However, I have just this moment install/activated the plugin and then gone to PageLines > Drag & Drop, select the Page Template and then the Property template. I then added the ContentBox section to the template.

 

Once added, go to your Properties and either create a new one or edit an existing and then scroll down, you should come to the PageLines Meta Settings area, from here select the ContentBox tab and use HTML for example:

 

<img src=Link to your image">

 

And click save.

 

It should display this posts image at the top of your Property page, you will have to do this for each property.

 

To do this automatically, you will require a hook, for more information on hooks see our documentation - 

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In order to call the feature image, you will most likely need to implement this into your hook.

 

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Posted 25 March 2013 - 01:42 PM

Thanks for explaining this in great detail.

I am trying it manually as you suggested above andI can't find the html tab on content area while editing a property template however, its there on a regular "post" or "page" . Can you tell why, there is "visual" and "text" instead of "visual" and "HTML" 



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Posted 25 March 2013 - 08:15 PM

Danny may have forgotten that with WordPress 3.5, they changed the wording from HTML to Text to avoid confusion because many people complained that they thought it was a coding area, rather than a place to see the text view.



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Posted 26 March 2013 - 10:44 AM

I was referring to adding your img HTML code to the ContentBox Section options field, therefore there is no visual/text tab. Just follow the instructions I provided above.