This tag outputs a complete commenting form for use within a template. Most strings and form fields may be controlled through the $args array passed into the function, while you may also choose to use the comment_form_default_fields filter to modify the array of default fields if you'd just like to ...

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How to rearrange fields in comment_form()

Im using a custom filter to change the fields, but can´t figure out how to change the order of the fields in the comment form. Desired order: comment field (first/top) name email website This is ...
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How to wrap submit button of comment form with div

Is there a way to wrap the submit button with html element while using wordpress function comment_form function. $comments_args = array( 'id_form' => 'main-contact-form', ...
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How to add a class to the comment submit button?

How do I add a class to the comment submit button? The simplified function comment_form(array('id_submit'=>'buttonPro')); obviously only changes the id and class_submit does not seem to exist. I ...
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How to allow the reply link to remain on the comment form after I have reached my 10 nested comment limit?

Is there a way to allow the reply link to remain on the comment form after I have reached my 10 nested comment limit? I don't necessarily need nested comments I just need the reply link to be always ...
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Removing the “Website” Field from Comments and Replies?

In an effort to combat comment spam, I'd like to hide or remove the "Website" field from the "Leave a Reply" section for page and site comments. I have no desire to increase others page rankings by ...
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Comment form not display properly?

I want to display comment form in my blog page comment_form() work properly but its display like that: Comment name email website But this form should be display like that ...
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How do I set up real anonymous posting in bbpress forums? [closed]

I have bbpress-post-topics plugin installed so that my comments forms are replaced by a bbpress forum topic, it's working but I would like to enable anonymous posting. Currently, as you can see ...
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Programmatically block commenting by restricting view of comment form

A forum bridge plugin has the following: // Check role is_banned (int 1||0 ) if ( $this->visitor['is_banned'] === 1 ) { // remove capability from the user and any roles ...
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Comment Walker vs. Comment Callback

I've been messing around with custom comments this week and I'm trying to figure out when I'd want to use a walker and when I'd use a callback... There's some things I can't quite figure out how to ...
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How can comments be submitted when I don't have a comment box on a page?

I've blocked access to xmlrcp, and removed most everything that is generated in wp_head. However, I'm still getting notifications in the admin about comments being posted on posts even when there is ...
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comment_form() generates the wrong action url

I created the file comments.php. Inside it I have a manual loop for my comments section. I loop from offset = 0 + ((page - 1) * total_per to offset + total_per). The problem is when I add new comments,...
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Custom Comments - Parent / Nested Reply

I am making a custom theme and have edited comments.php, but I'm unable to get the comments to save as a reply to another comment. I have succeeded in showing the comment parent id to show as a hidden ...
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comments reply script not working

Sadly my "reply" link for threaded comments is not working. The current situation: First i load the comments reply script (check if scripts content load: works) into the <head> using two ...
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Hide comment form completely (preferably without using CSS)

I need to conditionally not show the comment form. I've added a filter to comment_form_defaults as follows: function dont_show_comments($defaults) { $defaults = array( 'fields' =&...
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Display comment form of specific page in sidebar

I want to display the comment form of a specific page on a sidebar. It will look like this roughly. I tried modifying from comments.php and putting it on sidebar.php. But nothing shows up. ...
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Deep customization of the comment form?

I've been handed over a design to translate into WordPress plugin & theme. My question is regarding building a custom comment form. The design used some custom scripts on the comment submit ...
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Add class to Reply button in Comments area

Under each comment there is a link called 'Reply'. I want to add a class to this link. It's default class is comment-reply-link. How can I do so? I am creating my own theme and I don't want to ...
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How can i customize the comment list

I am using wp_list_comments() function to draw the comment list.But,I want change many things in the form like class,styles, reply link and etc... so please help me, How can i customize the comment ...
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Help with “text domain”, comments_form in WordPress theme

I've been plugging away at creating my own theme and am pretty much there, but ran the Theme Check plugin and had a few concerns/questions: Throughout the theme, wherever there is text, I've used _e(...
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Does WordPress Allow Blank/Empty Comment Submissions In WordPress?

I've got a great Comment Form and Threaded Comments setup by using the native WordPress functions: comment_form and wp_list_comments. However, I'm trying to also create a custom Contest Comment ...
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Add a drop down list to comment form?

Can somebody help me to create a drop-down menu or (radio buttons) in Wordpress comment form, so that a new user could make a selection of their user roles (for example teachers + students) ? Output ...
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Why are default comments deprecated?

I am developing a theme and, after calling comments_template(), noticed that "Theme without comments.php is deprecated since version 3.0". I created a comments.php in the root of my theme and copied ...
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Add a Custom Field in Comment Box AFTER text area BUT BEFORE Send button

I was inspired by this Q&A: Add a Custom Field in Comment Box next to the Text area but I have to insert the custom field after the textarea but before the Send button. I did not found the proper ...
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How to Remove novalidate attribute from comment form

I'm using html5 support for input formats and custom comment form fields with this code: <?php $commenter = wp_get_current_commenter(); $args = wp_parse_args( $args ); if (...
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Am I using the right hook for removing quicktags on the admin TinyMCE?

This is more of an excercise than something for a client. Anyway, I'm trying to disable the quicktags when you're on the dashboard and you click on Comments > Edit Comment. On that screen, there's a ...
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Rearrange elements outputted by comment_form()

I'm currently developing a custom theme from scratch. In the past week, I've been trying to change the order of the HTML elements output by the comment_form(). I basically don't know any PHP, and I ...
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Comment `Reply` link doesn't work if comments are loaded from ajax

I am writing a plugin that displays custom home page that is in fact only one post with comments. The first time home page is displayed by the initial call by php. Then user can click a menu button to ...
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how to modify comments form

how i can modify comments form, my theme just call: <?php comment_form(); ?>
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Publish a message on facebook after having posted a comment

I would like some advice on how to improve the code I use for allowing people to comment posts. Users can only submit a comment if they are connected with Facebook. I started developping this feature ...
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Including new Javascript only after a comment is made

I am looking to call a new javascript function only after a new comment has been made by a user. Specifically, I want to include new javascript on the resulting page of the page reload after ...
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Show comments fields in two columns

I am using comment_form(); in loop-single.php file to show the comment form. I have the following fields in it: Name, Email, Website, Title, Comment. Currently all these form fields show underneath ...
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Edit Comment_Field while using T5 Comment Textarea On Top-Plugin

I’m using the T5 Comment Textarea On Top-Plugin for the comment_field. I’m a newbie to wordpress. So I don’t know, how can i edit the Style of the comment_field or edit the Label? Usually I would put ...
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Changing position of cancel_comment_reply_link and other elements of comment form

How would I move elements of the WordPress comment form, which is called in comments.php with the following: <?php comment_form(); ?> For instance, I'd like to wrap cancel_comment_reply_link ...
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Threaded Comments Feature not working

If a reader posts a comment on my blog, I'm able to reply to it. But the reply is not appearing on the post page, even after approving the comment. Number of comments to that specific post is 3, i.e., ...
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Custom values are not translated

I'm trying to translate my plugin. Inside plugin's root folder I have 'inc' folder, where located registration.php file. This file has a code, which adds custom fields to comment form. (I use right ...
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Add comments meta fields to comments metabox on post edit screen

I have few custom fields in comment form. How can I add these fields to comments metabox? I divide my question on 3 parts: 1) How to remove url field and add custom comment fields to comment quick ...
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Share comment to twitter after publishing [closed]

I need to share the comment from my web site after admin approves it from comment form to twitter account of user who comment for the post in my site. How can I do that?
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Using filter to add additional fields to comment_form()

I want to add a field to the comments and have used these codes. functions.php function my_fields($fields) { $fields['url2'] = '<p class="comment-form-url2"> <...
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Comment form connection to Gravity Forms

I want to use the comment form I have built to then transfer data directly into an entry within Gravity Forms. I'm thinking it can work from this: Someone fills out comment form. If checkbox is ...
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How to unset comment_notes_before field in WordPress comment_form

I am trying to remove Your email address will not be published. line from comment form in twentythirteen and twentyfourteen default themes. I have tried this: function alter_comment_form_fields($...
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Auto-fill Custom comment fields

Thank you for reading, I added custom fields to the comment form, and saved the input in the DB, following this tutorial http://wp.smashingmagazine.com/2012/05/08/adding-custom-fields-in-wordpress-...
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The comment login form is visible to me but not to the user

I am beginner in wordpress & i am working on my own blog ( http://cssground.com/ ). Right now i am facing an issue with the comment form. The comment form is visible to me & it's work fine but ...
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How to enable commenting system in Wordpress

I am learning how to create custom Wordpress theme from this pageand everything is working except commenting system because they haven't described how to enable it (they only used <?php ...
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Making a Comment on a page without being on that page?

I have a built a Wordpress site that enables comments on pages and I am using them as reviews, what I would like to do is for someone to be able to make a comment on a page without being on that page. ...
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Hide reply button after moveForm is called

When user clicks on Reply button for a specific comment, how can I then hide the reply button under said comment? Do I have any access to the javascript onclick function that it calls?
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How to display comment form error messages in the same page

I want to display comment form validation errors (as well as captcha error) on the comment form itself and not on a different page. How can I do that?
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Two steps comment form

Is it possible to have a comment form for anonymous users, that be proceeded in two steps. First step enter author info (Name and Email) then second step to add comment? I know this is possible with ...
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“comments.php” not available after edit in WP administration

In the theme "Point", the page "comments.php" is not translated properly. I wanted to translate the labels manually (to french) in the WP administration editor but when I update the file, the comments ...
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How to change the order of the comment_form fields with css?

I would like to have the comment form display, from top to bottom: 1- the comment-form-comment; 2 - the comment-form-url; 3 - the comment-form-email; 4 - the comment-form-author; 5 - the submit button;...
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To whom do emails get sent via the Wordpress comments form?

I am working on a Wordpress 3.9.1 site, specifically the comments form. I have a copy of the site on my server and I want to test the form in the following three ways: Adding a new comment ...