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Posted on 2016-11-15
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I'm having trouble with an image not displaying. It only shows the placeholder:

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It's probably something basic that I'm missing. Everything else is working okay. The correct images and text is called for each slide. Thanks in advance to anyone who can assist me with this.

<?php 

/** 

 * This file is responsible for the rendering of the header of the front page. 

 */ 

?> 

<!-- Home Slider --> 

<div id="home"> 

    <!-- Banner Image --> 

    <div id="banner_image"> 

    <!-- Banner TEXT Slides --> 

    <div id="text_slider" class="top_slider"> 

        <?php 

        if (get_theme_mod('topslider_slides')) { 

            foreach (get_theme_mod('topslider_slides') as $slide) { 

                ?> 

               <div id="owl-item" class="owl-item">
<!-- CHANGE TO BE THE IMAGE FOR THIS SLIDE -->
   <img src="background-image:url(<?php echo $slide['slide_image']; ?>" />
 <div class="hero_text item"> 

                    <h3><?php echo $slide['slide_title']; ?></h3> 

                    <p><?php echo $slide['slide_desc']; ?></p> 

                </div> 

    </div> 

            <?php 

            } 

        } 

        ?> 
   </div>  

</div> 

<!-- Home Slider --> 

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And the CSS

#text_slider {
  background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.3) none repeat scroll 0 0;
  color: #fff;
  display: inline-block;
  height: 600px;
  left: 0;
  overflow-y: hidden;
  position: absolute;
  text-align: center;
  top: 0;
}

#owl-item {
 position: relative;
}
.owl-item img {
    background-repeat:no-repeat; 
    background-attachment:fixed; 
    background-size:cover; 
    height:600px;  
    left: 0;
  position: absolute;
  top: 0;
  width: 100%;
  z-index: 1;
}

.owl-theme .owl-controls {
  margin-top: -50px;
  position: relative;
  text-align: center;
  z-index: 10000;
}

.hero_text h3{
    vertical-align: middle;
    font-size: 50px;
    color: #fff;
    font-weight: 400;
    text-transform: uppercase;
}
.hero_text p {
    font-size: 18px;
    color: #fff;
}

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Question by:Cathryn Warren
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by:Ryan Chong
ID: 41888964
<?php echo $slide['slide_image']; ?>

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apparently, can you check the value of $slide['slide_image'] ?

also check the html output generated, and see if the image pointing too really exists? you may make sure the relative path of the image is set correctly.
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by:Cathryn Warren
ID: 41888982
Thanks Ryan, yes the relative path is correct and it is calling the information correctly. I can see it in the source on the page.
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by:Ryan Chong
ID: 41888986
yes the relative path is correct and it is calling the information correctly. I can see it in the source on the page.
could it be browser's cache? are you able to copy the relative path and paste into your browser to show that image alone?
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by:Cathryn Warren
ID: 41888996
I tried this as well. It does work. I have also tried it in multiple browsers, firefox, chrome and edge.
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by:Ryan Chong
ID: 41889016
so is that all browsers such as firefox, chrome and edge behaved the same that image not showing up?
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by:Cathryn Warren
ID: 41889019
That's correct it doesn't show in any of the browsers. But pasting the relative path into each of the browsers does work.
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by:Cathryn Warren
ID: 41889033
If it helps here is a link.
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by:Ryan Chong
ID: 41889045
<img src="background-image:url(http://www.mitchellwealthmanagement.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/test_shot.jpg">

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shoudn't it be as:

<img src="http://www.mitchellwealthmanagement.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/test_shot.jpg">

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? I think you mass up the CSS with HTML syntax
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Ryan Chong earned 2000 total points
ID: 41889046
so try this instead:

<img src="<?php echo $slide['slide_image']; ?>" />

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Author Comment

by:Cathryn Warren
ID: 41889064
Yes that was the problem! Thank you!

Now I have a height distortion problem to fix...
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by:Cathryn Warren
ID: 41889065
Thank you Ryan!
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