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How to hide “Trackback” on paginated comments

My Setup: On my Single's page I have used this comments_template('', true); to separate Trackback's & regular comments. The Heading "Trackbacks for this post" shows up only if a post has ...
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Comments deactivated

I can't write comments to new articles (no add comment link available). I use Wordpress 3.4. I checked the discussion properties and they are set to allow guests to comment articles none of the ...
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some posts have comments closed and some open why?

Some posts in my wordpress isntallation display comments closed, while some are open. Did this happen because while writing those posts comments was closed and now as it is open value in db remained ...
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Enable comments for author.php [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Commenting in user profile page? Question I have an author.php page and I need to enable comments so when other users come to that authors page they could leave a short ...
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Latest comments from each category?

On the "home"-page I'm trying to display the most recently commented-on post for each category. I managed to display the most recently published post for each category, but if an older post from each ...
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Approve comment hook?

I'm looking to send out emails to subscribers when a comment has been approved. The two actions in the Codex are: 1. add_action('comment_post', 'callback', $priority, $accepted_args); Where the ...
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wp.getComments is returning nill, when i called from my iphone app

i have called wp.getComments from my iphone app, but its returning nil,, following r my parameters can anybody tell me where i gone wrong NSDictionary *DicCommentStructure = [NSDictionary ...
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Posts vs. Pages

Okay so I've spent the last few weeks (on my spare time outside of work) creating a site for a client with a custom built theme. This is my first use of wordpress and the site can be seen here at ...
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Show comments from multiple post IDs in comment template

This may sound like an unusual request but I am try to display comments from several related posts in a single comment template. For example I have several posts on the same topic (IDs 253, 724, 798) ...
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Display category-specific comments in sidebar

I'm trying to display comments in the sidebar from only the current category. So far I've got this: <?php // Posts per page setting $ppp = 8; //get_option('posts_per_page'); // either use ...
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Display comments of users on single page

I don't know if i can explain this.. I want to create a Page where the comments of specific user is listed. like this format... User Name Post Tilte - comment - comment ...
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Set post comments open function

I've been searching high and low for a php function to set a comments of a given postID open only found function to check what the comment status is <?php comments_open( $post_id ); ?> I ...
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Display number of comment replies

I want to show the 3 most recent comments and have a small div underneath that shows how many replies each comment has (count how many comments where comment_parent => comment_ID). I do this by ...
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Upload images with comment

EDIT: I finally got the right answer; see my own answer beneath this post for everyone that's interested. After searching for a couple of days and trying over and over again I really got stuck. ...
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Replace do_action() with a normal submit form in comments.php

In my comments.php I have this code: <input name="submit" type="submit" id="submit" tabindex="5" value="Submit" /> <?php comment_id_fields(); ?> <?php do_action('comment_form', ...
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Redirect user to a custom url after submitting the comment

After someone submits a comment this line of codes redirects him to the post (i believe). Can I modify the code in order to redirect him to a custom URL? do_action('comment_form', $post->ID) Ty for ...
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Using Disqus, how to stop storing comments in wp database?

I'm using disqus comments system, but it keeps storing the comments in the wordpress database as well. Is there way to disable option to store comments in wordpress database because I don't see any ...
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What should I do to make generated avatars different for anonymous comments?

All the comments on my website are anonymous and without registration. To post a comment you have to fill the fields name (not obligatorily) and the text of your comment (obligatorily). I have the ...
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Opening all posts for comments

Is it possible to use the user-interface (front-end) part of Wordpress to open comments on all posts in one (or two) clicks? I have many posts with closed comments which must have happened by ...
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Stop wordpress from sending out moderation emails

This question was originally posted at stackoverflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11435952/stop-wordpress-from-sending-out-moderation-emails but after a tip from @MaxGherkins I'm posting a ...
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How to deal with small scale comment spam on small commercial sites? [closed]

When I've built a few sites for small businesses in the past, I've historically been able to do without anti-spam measures. I now have several sites which get maybe between 5 and 20 spam comments a ...
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WordPress comment count to include attachment comments

How can I make the comment count on a post on my index page include comments that have been made on, in my case, individual gallery pictures that are included in the post? It seems that comments made ...
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How indicate when a functions was upgraded in relationship to the entire program [closed]

for inline documentation there are those @somethings for some php documenter, when there is the common @since @version and so on. I have a lot of functions that are all part of a big package. But ...
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anyone can help me to know whats going wrong? [closed]

when posting a comment I got the follow error, Warning: call_user_func() [function.call-user-func]: First argument is expected to be a valid callback in /home/... .../wp-includes/functions.php on ...
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Can i Use own Facebook App ID with this Social Comment Plugin?

Is it possible to connect the plugin with an own Facebook App ID? In this way it would be entirely clear that this App belongs to the respective blog. Beyond that, if I have other Facebook stuff on ...
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Comment Count for each Comment Author

In WordPress 3.4.1: I am trying to add the Comment Author's total number of comments beside their info. (name + date/time) in the comment's list. Here is the SQL that I am using: $count = ...
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How can I manage all multisite pending comments in one place?

I have a WP multisite installation with a large number of sites. Thanks to auto-approving comments from registered users and invite only registration we no longer need to receive email notifications ...
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WordPress most commented posts of last X days

I'm working on implementing a WP feature that shows the most commented posts from the last X days (e.g. lat 2 days). I've used the following code I found on the web (and here on SO), which does the ...
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Wordpress Page Template: Comment Filtering with Querystring

A custom Page Template was developed in order to display a list of products. A WordPress page (/products) was created and the template was applied to it. There is a database which the template's ...
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Disqus Comment System not working [closed]

I've recently got myself Disqus for my blog. Worked fine until today. I don't know what I did - I tried disabling all the plugins, switching between versions 2011 and 2012. Also cleared the cache and ...
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add field comment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Add Comment Custom Field Add Comment Custom Field I'm also interested with this, but where should I put those codes? help me guys..
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Add Comment Custom Field

I searched a lot of thread regarding my problem, but unfortunately I found nothing works, and this my final option. I want to add some custom fields on my comment form. How can I do that?
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Make WordPress process admin group comments using $allowedtags

WP uses $allowedtags to limit the set of allowable tags for comments.However, comments from administrators are unfiltered. What's the easiest way to ensure admin comments are also constrained to the ...
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Filtering the Admin Comments List to Show Only Comments from the Current User?

In the Comments page (/wp-admin/edit-comments.php), every logged in user can see all the site comments. I'd like the users to see only his/her own comments and the comments that are left to ...
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Disable saving comment details (name, e-mail) in cookie?

The European Union has introduced a directive requiring that websites obtain permission for setting all 'non-essential' cookies. In the UK (where my site is based), the appropriate detail is explained ...
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JetPack comment threads are displaying above comment box? [closed]

As you can see in the attached image (http://i.imgur.com/V7642.png) my JetPack comments are rendering above the Discuss box. How do I go about moving them down? When I look in Chrome Inspector there ...
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Email entire post contents

We're a small newspaper with our archives put into a localhost WordPress web server in-house. I'm looking for some sort of plugin that might allow the reporters to, say, click a button that would ...
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Setting comment text as required

I want to set also text comment as required... but in the backend only email and author are possible. Without using a javascript validation, how it is possible? Thank you
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Community Moderation Plugin for Comments [closed]

Is there any wordpress plugin that allows the community to moderate the comments by themselves in Slashdot style? I found a plugin that allows the visitors to like or dislike the comments. But it ...
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Let visitors post comments on category page

I'm looking for a way to let users comment categories on category.php, but I haven't been able to find one. Simple pasting didn't do the trick (didn't really expect it to.) For clarification, I'm ...
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Reverse comment pagination numbers

I would like to reverse the comment pagination numbers so that the newest comments show on page 1 instead of the last page. I did an array_reverse for the comments_array and set the Wordpress ...
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Get comments for more than one post

I would like to get all the comments for a group of post (not only one post. I tried $comment_args = array('number' => '14', 'post_id' => '10,20,30,40' ); $comments = ...
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Let users comment on categories in WordPress

I'm working with a client who wants visitors to be able to post comments on categories instead of on individual posts, but I am unsure on how to go about it. Is it possible to display the comment form ...
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Why are my comments closed?

I have a simple site with a few pages plus a blog. For some reason, the blog posts state comments are closed and I can't figure out why. I want to open the comments on all blog posts (and not offer ...
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How to target the default Recent Posts and Recent Comments widgets with pre_get_posts?

I added the following to my functions.php: add_action('pre_get_posts', 'keyl_get_emp_posts'); function keyl_get_emp_posts($query) { if ($query->is_main_query()) ...
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Email from new comments

My blogs emails are working fine. I get all emails when new post and new register. But i dont recieve any emails when someone make a comment. Yes i cheked in admin settings. Any idea?
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What is the correct/safe way to delete all comments?

We've inherited a WordPress (3.3.2) site that has 13k pending comments, all of which are spam. To delete all these comments is it sufficient and safe enough to do: DELETE FROM wp_comments; DELETE ...
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How to add editor-style.css styling to wp_editor on front end for comments

How can I apply my own css (to match editor-style.css) to wp_editor being used on the front end for comments? Currently I'm using code from here to enable the visual editor for comments. My actual ...
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Allow anonymous comments, but prevent spam [closed]

Captcha, reCapthca and the like have serious usability issues. And basically anything that requires a user to fill an extra field (other than the comment) each time the user posts a comment, is ...
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Comment Author Name In Reply Form

I have enabled comment replies in my blog. Lets say there is a comment Nick has written... when I'm gonna reply, I want to display a message "Replying to Nick" in the reply's form header. Anyone knows ...