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Comment notification not working

I use a different theme named Team Talk (Premium). Since I use this theme, I don't receive the new comment notification by email. I don't know where to look at but I found this in my new theme : ...
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How to deal with spam comments and distinguish them from non-spam comments?

I have something like 10000 comments. They are probably all spam except for one or two. And they are all waiting for me to approve them. Is there a free solution to this issue? Thank you!
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Appended comments but they show up above the content instead of below

I am trying to append a comments template to the end of the flash object in this plugin file. Below is the full code. To pinpoint exactly where I added the comments template, please refer to this ...
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Wordpress - show number of comments for each post in widget

I have installed a plugin that lets me put a PHP code into the widget - basically, what I want to do is to create a "recent posts" area, where you can see a cover of the post (featured image's ...
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Customise Comment form

I am trying to customise the comment form so I can clearly edit the labels and style them. <?php comment_form( $args = array( 'id_form' => 'commentform', // that's the ...
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How can I get a comment ID on Submit?

I've added an attachment field to my comment form. It stores the files on Amazon AWS and writes the URL, user ID, post ID, and a few other things to a custom table. I'm having some difficulty getting ...
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Auto disable comments with custom field

i have this code to disable comments after X days based on publish date. How can edit this code to auto close comments based on a specific date using custom field? Thank you. function close_comments( ...
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loop with the last commenter on each post on specific category

Hi i have the following code that lists the posts from specific category and the date, post author, the last comment author, last comment date and the avatar for comment author for each post on the ...
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Only display posts with comments

I would like to query out only posts that have comments. So posts with comment_count = 0 won't show but anything above that will. This is what i query but it still picks out posts that doesen't have ...
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Does not show comment list

I can not see comments on my post. There is the code I use: <?php if($comments) : ?> <ol class="post_comment_list clearfix"> <?php foreach($comments as $comment) : ?> <...
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edit comments capability for authors

I am using wp site where registered users have authors roles. I want authors to have permissions to edit their own comments. Now only admin user have capability to edit comments and even editors do ...
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How do I call comments_template(); from a plugin file?

I am trying to call comments_template(); from a plugin file. Specifically, it's the player.php file from the plugin All Video Gallery. Below is the file itself. <?php require_once('ismobile.php');...
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using comments_template() in custom single-portfolio.php

I am wanting my users to be able to post comments on my portfolio page. Ive created a portfolio page using custom posts. On my blog i am using the comments_template(); and then on the comments.php i ...
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Comments Pagination as an unordered list

I am currently using <?php paginate_comments_links(); ?> to display comments pagination. How can I customise this so that it uses a UL and LI? (Such as is possible with custom post pagination). ...
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How to 'If Author' Comments Check

I would like to add extra markup to a comment made by the site admin/post author. Is there a check for this and how would I add it to my code below? Basically, if the comment is from the post author ...
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your comment awaiting moderation message sometimes not appearing

On a new wordpress site I realise that sometimes when testing the comments feature for posts that the "your comment is awiting moderation" message does not appear. When a comment is posted, the url ...
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get comments by current user inside page template

I want to add a page template inside my custom post type and retrieve inside that page the comments posted by current user. I have this code for getting the current user: <!-- GET CURRENT USER --...
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How to show Disqus comments and pingbacks?

I use disqus to handle comments on my blog. I also like to have pingbacks from various posts back and forth to each other (and from outside sources. However, I noticed today that while the comment ...
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changing default comment form arguments [duplicate]

I want to change the default comment form title_reply, label_submit ... just on my CPT without affecting the default comment form but I can't get it to work without affecting the default ones. First ...
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disable comments if array exists

This is the code which is registering the function for rewrite_endpoints(): function wpa121567_rewrite_endpoints(){ add_rewrite_endpoint( 'comments', EP_PERMALINK ); add_rewrite_endpoint( 'stats', ...
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External link not showing on post but showing on comment

Why is this? For example, if I input this in a post: <a href="http://i2.wearecdn.net/images/2012/11/47/article/vans/so6099412/vans-authentic-schuhe-bright-green-black-1755-zoom-0.jpg">This ...
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jQuery to Create Button to Show/Hide WordPress Comments and to Hide Comments by Default

I am attempting to create a button to show/hide comments in WordPress. I am currently using the following script: <script> $(document).ready(function() { // Get the #comments div var ...
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How to maintain changes to comment-template.php

I have made some custom changes to the file wp-includes\comment-template.php. These changes are periodically lost and I assume it's related to updates for WordPress and the file is modified/re-written....
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selectively disable akismet

I need to disable Akismet for comments written by one of my registered users, since there is a problem that when such plugin is enabled they do not appear. I have some familiarity with php but I am ...
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Can't post comment to blog in wp-multisite

I'm running a wp-multisite install with ~100 blogs. I recently discovered a blog that I can't post a comment to (though I've been able to previously). When I try to submit a comment, I get the ...
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add comments custom fields after user is logged in

I want to add two custom fields inside comments on a CPT after the user is logged in on. This is the code for creating the custom fields: function debate_comment_fields( $fields ) { if( ...
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comments hooks on custom post type

First, this is what I want to achieve: I want to add a comments hook on a CPT which is asking users to be registered and logged in to be able to post a comment. And after the user is logged in to ...
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Customizing Comments

Hi I want to customize the text with the arrows pointed at at the image I have uploaded. I have managed to customize some but I cannot find the file to customize the rest. Many thanks its on local ...
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custom comment fields on CPT

I want to create few comments custom fields for my CPT and remove the default ones. I will have just two custom fields more exactly 2 radio inputs. Here is my code: function debate_comment_fields(...
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How to prefill comment-author, -site and -mail inputs when user writes a second comment?

How to prefill comment-author, -site and -mail inputs when user writes a second comment? I think it is saved in a cookie. Are there some functions? THX
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unapprove comments on custom post type

I have registered a custom post type and I want to unapprove comments by default on this custom post type without affecting the default posts/pages which is set to approve. I've looked through the ...
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Cannot get local avatars to show [closed]

See updates below. I upgraded to 3.7.1 using svn. I did this on my localhost first to make sure everything is fine. Everything was, so I proceeded to do it on the server. However, on the server, the ...
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How is comment spam received without a comments form?

The theme one of my sites is using does not have a comments form nor is there any HTML markup for comments anywhere within the code. So, how am I receiving spam comments? All the spam is caught by ...
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Author profile comments system

I have a custom PHP file to get all the users/authors from the DB in WP, so it's all showing correctly and working BUT, I want to make the comment to work properly, what i did now is: <?php ...
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Comment form - different title if no comment yet

this isn't major but would be nice. Would like to have 2 titles for the comment form, one that says "no comments yet start the discussion" and another that says "join the discussion". I've had a good ...
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Use comments as notes, visible for comment author only

My question is exactly the same as this, not sure if it can be bumped so thought I'd post again. Basically I'm trying to create a scenario similar to how comments work. On a page, a registered user ...
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Display custom text when comments are closed

When I close comments on a post it's showing "Comments are closed". Is there any way to edit this text and show a personal note instead of the pre-configured one? I would prefer to do this in a '...
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using wp_query to return posts w/ comment count > 0

I've looked at numerous examples of wp_query and can't figure this out. If the thing I was comparing were a meta value then I could to a meta query, but apparently you can't do a compare with a non-...
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How to get comments from multiple post type?

How can I get comments from multiple post type? I want to display 5 comments from my different post types pages. <?php $defaults = array( 'number' => 5, 'post_type' => array('post',...
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Enable commenting on front-end preview page for pending posts

We are in the process of allowing authors to collaboratively be a part of the editorial process. They will have access to all pending posts' preview pages (not post-edit pages). I want to allow these ...
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custom comments on specific post type

I have a custom post type called debate and I want to create some custom fields just on this post type. So, I have this code: function debate_comment_fields( $fields ) { if( is_singular( 'debate'...
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Most commented last 24h, week, month, year and all time - posts_where

I've removed my old post here, as the posts_where method is outdated. Thanks to kaiser, this is now how easy it is to list most commented posts within a certain time span: <?php $popular = new ...
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Completely disable comments

Is there a way (hacks, plugins…) to completely disable comments in WP? By this, I mean completely hiding the feature from view automatically, for existing and new users alike. In particular: the WP ...
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How to import only certain comments from post[s]

NOTICE: This is solely NOT a WordPress.com Question, but related to WordPress Migration and Export-Import. I started blogging in WordPress.com and then shifted my blog to a self-hosted site. But ...
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comments_popup_link() - how to load different classes/images according to different comment condition?

As the Codex says the syntax: <?php comments_popup_link( $zero, $one, $more, $css_class, $none ); ?> it's clear that we can load different texts according to different comment conditions, ...
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How can I grab and show the reader comments of my site

How can I grab and show the reader comments of my news site in a different page? Suppose, I have comments on a news site, into my posts. I want to show the comments (only the comments) into a ...
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Disable comments

I'm wondering if there's any way to prevent users from leaving comments but still display the comments form? So, whenever a new comment is posted, it should be automatically trashed or it shouldn't be ...
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Disqus moderation page not working in WordPress admin section

If I login to my Admin section and click Comments on the left, the Disqus moderation page does not load. On further inspection this is because it's trying to load the page over http:// and my blog is ...
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Disqus resetting comment count to 0

For some reason my Disqus comment system seems to resetting the comment counts to 0 on the main page. If you load my site the current blog at the top has 1 comment, you can see it says 1 very briefly ...
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Comments from mobile apps & Disqus

I'm currently using Disqus in my WordPress Installation, and I am pretty happy with it. However, I'd like to extend my native mobile app (Windows Phone) to allow the users to post comments directly ...