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Removing the comment function within wordpress

I'm using wordpress for my company website but I want to remove the comments function completely so not just by unchecking a "alow comments" within every page. I did some googeling and the said I was ...
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Wp admin - Set default value to 999 in comments

When you are at the comments menu in wp-admin you only see 20 comments at the time, so if you want to delete alla comments you can ONLY mark the 20 comments you see on current page. It dosent mark ...
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comments_number display outside specified span

I want to display the number of comments a particular post has, so i thought i'd use comments_number, however when i use this the comment number gets printed outside of the span it's supposed to be ...
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display only parent replies count in index.php

Currently my posts display the total count of comments (i.e both replies and sub-comments). I want to display only the number of reply count in my index.php (and not comments for a reply) for each ...
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Loading Multiple Comments Pages via Ajax?

I have been searching Google and still haven't found any great ideas for making comments pages load via Ajax. After searching SE I found this older thread from just a few months ago which provides a ...
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Comments not displaying after changing theme

The 'Leave a Reply' section at the end of my posts are not displaying after changing to the 'The Morning After' theme. Comments and reply sections are displaying when I revert to the Twenty Eleven ...
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Alternative to the filter comment_reply_link

I'm making a plugin and need to add a link to every comment on the front-end. I've used the filter comment_reply_link but that filter doesn't work when we're on the lowest level of threaded comments ...
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How To Disable Comments On New Page

I am writing a plugin that upon activation, it creates a few new pages. On these pages, I want to disable the comments option. I am adding the new pages via the code below: $page['post_type'] = ...
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Linking comments from registered users to their profile pages

I am trying to find a way to link the 'username' in comments from registered and logged in users to their profile pages instead of their website URL. And comments from unregistered users to their ...
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Plugin: How should I handle deleting comments?

I am writing a plugin that creates an api for a custom post type. Users can comments on the custom post types and the comments are added using WP core comment methods. My question arises when trying ...
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Why do I get email notifications about comments that Wordpress has already determined are spam?

I have a wordpress.org blog that I host on my own site. I have the Akismet plugin installed, and in general I keep both up-to-date (e.g. at the moment, Akismet is at version 2.5.7, and Wordpress at ...
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Changes in comments.php in the child theme does not show up on the site

I am trying to customize the comments template in the comments.php and so have made some changes to the code, including a call back function in wp_list_comments() (which I have defined in ...
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wp_query select if have comments

I previously asked and accepted a similar question here: wp_query and comment_parent - select only posts with top level comments So I'm trying to use wp_query to select only posts that have comments. ...
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One comment per user email per post

i have this code to limit the comments per user. <!-- #only one comment --> <?php global $current_user,$post; $args = array('user_id' => $current_user->ID,'post_id' => ...
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Facebook comments widget - App ID

I have installed a Facebook comments widget that seems to be working just fine without the App ID. Is the App ID really necessary? What advantages will it give me if I add it?
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adding a text message beside the comment submit button

What is the cleanest way to display a text message beside the submit button like this in screen shot: I am currently doing it by editing the file wp-includes/comment-template line 1577 (wordpress ...
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How to allow logged in users to post anonymously

I've been searching and searching for a while now to see if there's a way to allow people who are logged into my BuddyPress site to make a post on the activity section as "anonymous" or as their ...
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How to make all the posts commentable by default? Imputs in Settings/Discussions are not saved

I've modified my website quite a bit and now looks almost as I desire. I've set all the posts to be commentable in Settings/Discussions but it seems that this imput is not saved and new posts by ...
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Display Custom comments field number

I have some custom comments fields, I need to display the number of times that a meta value is used Example : I have a custom comments field "Do you like this post" with multiple choice : Yes ...
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Function to prevent users from trashing comments

Is there any way to prevent/hide trash button for comments? Note that I only want to prevent users from emptying the trash for comments. Can't seem to find a way. Is there any possible way to do that ...
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Comments screen in backend, how to disable visual editor when replying to a comment

I'm almost done to create my project with WP and all the steps taken have brought me almost to the finish line. The following recent answers I had were able to help me customizing the comments area: ...
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Facebook comments box on front page

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 installation on my WordPress Shack, with the Facebook plugin 1.3.1 installed and the TwentyTwelve 1.1 theme. I have the settings on Facebook - Comments box so that I display ...
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Comments screen in backend, how to disable email address of commenter for non admins

I'm trying to configure the comments screen in the backend to fit my project. I've already been able to take a first step by resolving this question: Comments screen in backend, how to disable Quick ...
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Comments screen in backend, how to disable Quick Edit | Edit | History | Spam | for non admins

I'm trying to adjust the comments screen for non admins to my project. Right now I'd like to disable Quick Edit | Edit | History | Spam under any comment left for any post created by the user. ...
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show posts from one category with comments only

Would anybody have a good idea for getting the WP to spit out all posts from a category with (approved) comments only? I have an ecommerce site set up, and treat comments on product posts as ...
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Comments are invisible, what's the problem with wp_list_comments?

My code is the following: <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="main-content"> <section id="primary"> <!-- <h2 class="cat-title">Latest news</h2> --> ...
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<?php wp_list_comments(); ?> is it possible to have the full code instead in the comments.php page

I strongly need to edit some parts of the comments left by the users, I want to add a link to the commenter's author.php page if he/she is a registered user by placing a text link somewhere next to ...
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Display facebook comments made on site

Im using facebook comments for wordpress, now i would like to display the recent comment using the widget but its getting an error Fatal error: Cannot use string offset as an array in .. Is there ...
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How can I have a full comments.php for an easy editing of all its aspects?

Is there a way to get the full code of the comments.php instead of the one I have with any recent theme where I just can edit few parts of it? I know it's encoded but I wonder if there's a chance to ...
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show number of open comments on custom dashboard

On my custom dashboard, I want to show the number of total new comments (somehow like "right now"). Just like "You have ... open comments to take care of". So all I want is the total number not a list ...
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Display User Role Next To Comment

I've search around but I can't seem to find exactly what I'm looking for and for the first time I don't even know where to start. How do I display the user role (Admin, Editor, Author Contributor, ...
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Creating a plugin to sanitize comment and the url field before display only

I want to create a plugin to sanitize comment and mainly the url field before display only (not before adding to database), to filter the url fields and only allow displaying this field only if it ...
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How to add enctype to multipart/form-data to comment form?

I need a way to change the encoding type for my comment form, without hacking the core files. I'm aware of the function to work on the post editing form: post_edit_form_tag. I've tried this: ...
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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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wp_query and comment_parent - select only posts with top level comments

I have a custom post type of 'films', and I'm creating a number of search filters using wp_query. All are working fine, but I now need to add in an option of exclude results that dont have any top ...
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Disable Link to Post from Showing Up in Post's Comments?

When I link to a another post in one of mine, is there a way for it not to show up in that entry's comments? Very small, new blog at the moment... I honestly just don't want all the exposure from ...
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<!--nextpage--> assumed as comment line

I created very simple php loop which generates image links for given number. This is the code <?php $im = stripslashes(get_option('tm_alim')); for ($i=1; $i<=im; $i++) { echo "<img ...
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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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How can i change the order of comments?

I like to have the latest comment shown above. Just under the post. Now the oldest comment is shown. How can i change the order? With regards, Albert
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Can features like Disqus or Intense Debate be done in a normal WordPress plugin without a 3rd party involved

I was searching for a real good feature rich comment system for Wordpress, I used Disqus a few times and may still not know the whole list on features and why it's so popular. Would features like this ...
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Turning off trackbacks & comments

We have a few different websites running various versions of Wordpress that have comments and trackbacks turned off, yet I still receive emails saying there's some waiting for me! I've turned them ...
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How to use the 'comments_number' filter?

I'm not sure how to use this filter. Could someone show me an example? I'm trying to change ('0', '1', '%') to ('0 Comments', '1 Comment', '% Comments'). I'm using this function to get the comments ...
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Disable wordpress comments API

We're using the disqus plugin on our wordpress site, so anyone commenting should have a login through disqus. Yet, I'm still seeing spammers trying to post through the regular comments API. They're ...
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Writing a plugin that notify my friends of new post that mentions(@) them

For example, I write a new post with content "Today I'm happy, because I finally met the girl that @David told me about bla blah..." Once the post is published, there should be an email notification ...
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Allowing users to edit their comments

How can I allow users to edit only their comments? I tried some plugins like "WP Ajax Edit Comments" but users could edit all comments.
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Transfer comments from one domain to another

We have two domains with separate WP installs, it's not a multisite network. We would like to send or transfer comments from domain A to domain B so domain B handles all moderation because we'd like ...
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Comment forum to display under the comment you're replying too

I am making a theme where I have built in my own custom threading and such using twitter bootstrap. I have it now so that, as per default, when you click reply you are shot down to the WordPress ...
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Comments turned off, but 'Leave a reply' link still there [duplicate]

On my site, commenting is not enabled. But at the top of each blog post (except for one, strangely), there's a 'Leave a reply' link. (the link doesn't do anything -- but the words 'leave a reply' ...
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Customizing Comments on Posts

I have implemented custom code for generating comments on post page using callback function in functions.php. function MYTHEME_comment($comment, $args, $depth) { $GLOBALS['comment'] = $comment; ...
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How to show Disqus comment count number only without text?

I'm using Disqus WordPress plugin. When the page is not fully loaded yet, there's only comment count but after that Disqus auto appends the string Comments to that which looks really ugly. From the ...