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Checkboxes and Multiple Fields in wp_postmeta - How to Display Values on a Post?

  1. I've tried searching but haven't turned anything up, so apologies if I missed a previous question.

    I have a checkbox field that allows people to choose multiple meal options (breakfast, lunch, supper, etc.) which maps to a custom_field "meal-options". How do I then output all the options they might choose? Right now my code just spits out the first one. I know I'm missing some sort of loop but not sure how to do it properly.

    <h4>Meal Options Included</h4>
    <p>
    <?php $mealoptions = get_post_meta($post->ID,'meal-options', true);
    if ($mealoptions == 'false') {
    echo "Not at this time.";
    } else {
    echo get_post_meta($post->ID,'meal-options', true);
    }
    ?>
    </p>

    This is obviously part of a larger custom post type file.

    Posted 8 years ago on Friday December 16, 2011 | Permalink
  2. I'd like to know about this as well.

    Posted 8 years ago on Monday January 9, 2012 | Permalink