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WP_Comment_Query() displays “password protected” comments?

It appears that looping through wp_comment_query() with the argument post_status set to publish also lists comments that are posted on password protected posts. Is this the correct behavior or is ...
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How to import facebook comments to Wordpress database?

I want to get rid of Facebook Comments from my website, but I have a lot of comments there. Is it possible to import facebook comments to normal Wordpress comments system or something else (i.e. ...
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'comment_post' hook doesn't seem to work? [closed]

This is driving me crazy - Does anyone know why this 'comment_post' hook doesn't seem to work!? I've basically written an entire email notification plugin for it and it's failed on the first step. ...
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Get most active users sort by comment count

how can I display a list of the most active users (with permalink and thumb) sort by comments count? I found this on WP Codex that list all the users, but I don't know how to sort by comment count. ...
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Not receiving any e-mails after new comment

I know this has been asked several times before in the past, but I think my situation is a bit unique. I am not receiving any e-mails when someone leaves a comment on my posts. Neither are any of the ...
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Hide Post comments when displayed via WP_Query

I've written a shortcode which displays 'x' number of posts on the homepage of my site when I write [blog posts_per_page-"3"]. Here it is: function getBlogPosts($atts) { ...
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Show comments in a popup

I want to show comments in a popup for the page with id=22. This is the anchor on whose click the popup will open: <a class="button button-small button-line-light comment-popup" ...
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How i can let users add notes to my posts

I want to let users add notes to my blog posts, but I want to keep the notes separated from posts. What I mean is to have something like comments. Is it possible when a user writes a comment that ...
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Get Commentor IP When Marking Comment As Spam

What I am trying to do is create a list of IP addresses each time I click Spam on a comment. The only issue I have now is, how do I get the commentors IP address inside this function. This is what I ...
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Woocommerce Theme Reviews / Comments

Ok so i'm creating a Wordpress theme and i'm at the point where i'm trying to get a list of the reviews but the default comments_template() HTML isn't how I need it. I don't have a /comments.php ...
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How to modify core when there is no hook?

I want to add a custom HTML5 attribute to the <form> element in the comments form. Since the form field itself is generated by comment_form(), and there is no hook to edit within the opening ...
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HTML tags in comments

I'm using latest Wordpress & Thesis theme. I have a technical blog where i want users to be able to put comments in the code. When i try to add a code to the comment (as a non logged in user) ...
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How to make a sortable comment column?

Is there a way to make sortable comment columns? I have managed to create the column and to populate it, but i don't know how to make it sortable. I've found a lot of solution for sortable post ...
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How to add a spam button to comments in frontend

I already have a delete link for my comments and it looks like this: <?php if ( current_user_can('edit_post', $comment->comment_post_ID) ) { ?> <?php $url = ...
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Outputting complete custom comment form

Need to implement the following bootstrap layout in twenty twelve comment form - <div class="sub-figure"> <div class="sub-post-title"> <h4 class="recent-title">Leave A ...
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Create a registration page for members

I wanna authorised comments for members only, i have created a comments page but i don't know how to redirect unconnected people to registration page or login page. thats my comments page. enter ...
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Add Wordpress comments submission in a blank php page

I have installed Wordpress in a directory in my domain. In base of my domain I have a simple html/php page with a small submit form ( so website load time is minimal). I woul like to add the ...
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Comment reply problem: Maximum call stack size exceeded

For a client I was asked to add nested comments to the theme. I followed the way twentyfifteen does this to the letter, yet when I click 'Reply', both Chrome and Safari give me the 'Maximum call stack ...
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Manually call a WP class, e.g. wp-comments-list-table?

How would I output a class such as the admin comments table (wp-comments-list-table.php) on my own page? Thanks in advance
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edit-comments.php in Admin - how to change 'Comments' title?

How can I change the title 'Comments' on the edit-comments.php page in the admin area? Thank you
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Wordpress commenting in a site loaded via iframe

We've an issue here with WordPress loading via an iframe in a magento site. After posting a comment on the blog, the redirect to post comments is extremely slow and seems to timeout. Tried the ...
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Creating a comments voting system

I am trying to put together a voting system for comments and I can't figure out how to make the jQuery function to work. Here is the php function that updates the comment meta with the new vote count ...
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What kind of HTML tags can be put in text area

I'm working on a wordpress website right now and I have this problem . Here is the problem: When the user type something in comment textarea and use one of those texteditor objects(justifyLeft ...
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Where to remove <link> from comment's feed?

I can't seem to find where to delete/comment the line that prints: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="[site title] [single title] RSS de los comentarios" ...
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How to change i18n/l10n of #reply-title? (Old title: Comment reply link not working)

I'm developing a new theme and plugins for it. Unfortunately, the comment reply link is broken. Instead of moving the comment reply textarea, the page is reloaded by adding e.g. ?replytocom=2#respond ...
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Post comments getting added to unrelated media, not post

I'm in the process of setting up and testing a new WP install (this is my first time setting up my own WP site). With a test user I added a comment to a post. After refreshing the post page a few ...
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How do I show rating stars in admin comments columns?

I have a custom post type where I use a slightly altered comments template converting the default comments into a 5 star rating and reviews function. It works as expected just as it should. From the ...
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get_comments_number() vs. get_post_field( 'comment_count', ID )

When I want to show the number of comments a post has - and I'm within the loop - which function is recommended to use? get_post_field( 'comment_count', get_the_ID() ) or get_comments_number() ...
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Minimum allowed comment length only on a specific page

This is the function I use to only allow comments longer than 60 chars: add_filter( 'preprocess_comment', 'wpb_preprocess_comment' ); function wpb_preprocess_comment($comment) { if ( strlen( ...
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How to create a designated comment page with custom fields

I'm creating a site where I want to use the comment box to auto-generate a FAQ page. In essence, when a comment is posted it won't appear on the same page as the comment box. Instead, it will be ...
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Woocommerce comments subscription [closed]

I want to ask you that I translated all my site's texts but I can not translate comments subscription option on product page. from which php file I can translate texts? Thank you in advance :) Here ...
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Is it possible to have two or more comment forms in one page?

I want to be able to place two comment forms in a page. One should be fixed on top of comments and the other should be moveable through comment-reply.js I have tried to place two comment_form() but ...
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How to get replies of a comment?

Is there a way to get replies of a comment by its ID? I have searched on google but could not find anything about it. For example, I have a comment with ID 123 I want to display all the replies that ...
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Comments not nesed with custom template

I have a custom template for to show my comments. For some reason, there are not nested while looking in the back-end of Wordpress, I see that some comments have a parent. They are simply displayed ...
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Why is_wp_error() is not returning false even there's no defined error

On the form submission I'm taking user comment for a custom purpose for my plugin. I'm checking whether the comment field is empty or not, and the comment field is filled with at least 30 characters. ...
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Get child comments based on parent meta data

I'm using WordPress 4.2.2's built-in commenting system for a website and am trying to build a query using WP_Comment_Query to select child comments as well as top-level. Each top-level comment has one ...
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Show top level comments ordered by number of replies

I am trying to modify the comment loop initiated by wp_list_comments to change the order they are returned. Specifically I have 2 levels enabled on my comments (top level and replies), and I want to ...
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Move comments only from one WP installation to another

We have a bit of situation here. We have a website (let's say it is www.oldsite.com) where we had more than 2000 posts. There arose a need whereby we had to move some 60-70 posts from this oldsite.com ...
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Convert comments to posts and make it clickable on comment section

I am currently working on quite a big project for a client – he wants comments to behave like a post when a user clicks on them. I have read about some similar functionalities but nothing really like ...
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Can I merge WP_Query and WP_Comment_Query together?

I have read about merging two WP_Query results. But I need to merge a WP_Query with a WP_Comment_Query and order the result by date. Is this possible? If so, how can I approach this? How would I ...
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Can I store my custom comment_type into wp_comments table?

I'm developing a system where a post can have multiple replies/feedbacks. As of now I's storing each of the comments as a serialized postmeta. But just today I figured out that I can use the existing ...
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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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Wordpress 4.2.1 pre_get_comments doesn't work after update

I have this code working all time but, after updating to Wordpress 4.2.1, this doesn't work. // return just the missing replies in the comment table add_action( 'pre_get_comments', array( $this, ...
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get_comment_link without pagination base in the returned URL?

On pages with paginated comments get_comment_link returns URLs in the following format: http://samplesite.com/sample-page/comment-page-3/#comment-256 How could I make it return a URL like this? ...
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Wordpress shows admin's avatar after editing a comment

Recently I updated my wordpress to 4.2.1 and now I have a problem with editing people's comments. After editing them, the avatar picture of who edited the comment is shown instead of the avatar of the ...
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Are there some caveats for using guids for FB comments

I'm using Facebook comments box and just realized that when we use <div class="fb-comments" data-href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" data-width="100%" data-numposts="5"></div> and then ...
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Jetpack Comments Change Placeholder Text

Is there a hook or template file where I can change the placeholder text on the #comment textarea w/in the comment form? Jetpack loads the form via an iFrame which prevents changing the placeholder ...
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Safely editing core files

I want to edit wp-comments-post.php so that if for example someone tries to post a comment with no content they will get a popup box telling them they cannot post an empty comment instead of the page ...
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comment_post action hook running on page load instead of after a comment is posted

I am trying to call a function after a comment is saved to the database, see below... add_action('comment_post', 'myFunction', 10, 2); do_action('comment_post', $comment_ID, $comment_approved); I ...
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Troubleshooting Emoji in Comments

Just updated my local and live installs for a side project to 4.2 in order to take advantage of the newly added Emoji features. Emoji are working just fine on my local machine, but they seem to not be ...