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Why might a comment turn red on approval?

Weird question here, but I'm hoping somebody is familiar with the issue. When an admin clicked on the "approve" link under a comment on the comment moderation screen, the entire comment row turned ...
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infinite loop on page with comments after changing comments.php and header.php

I am using version 3.3.1 of wordpress but I'm following a tutorial that used version 2.7. After changing my header.php and comments.php code, I'm getting an infinite loop when I view the single post ...
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How can I allow editors to leave comments on posts that have not yet been published?

On my NFL football blog all users are allowed to make blog posts. New registrants are given contributor status. When users make a post it is reviewed by an editor, then the editor schedules the post ...
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Comment author url link is wrong? How to change from authors/ to author/

I’m maintaining a rather simple blog where a small number of people are registered as administrators to write posts. When making a link to the authors URL in a posts meta data, I use the function ...
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Image Upload Form is Disabling Comment Addition

I have an image upload form that is being added to the_content using a filter. However, the existence of this image upload form makes it so that comments cannot be added. Because there are two ...
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Add paragraph tags to comments

The line breaks on my comments are not being considered. I've inspected the elements in google chrome and it seems that wordpress is not adding paragraph tags <p> to them, while in the body text ...
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What is the server IP comment hack

this is my first question about wordpress, because i don't know much about wordpress. i have installed AntiSpam bee in my wordpress blog. And i got comments which marked as spam with the reason ...
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“Discussion” checkboxes unchecked by default on pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: setting comments off as default for pages and custom post types? When I create a new page, I want these two checkboxes (from the "Discussion" meta box) to appear ...
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writing a plugin, how to disable the comment form altogether?

I'm writing a protected-page plugin and want to disable comments on protected pages. I'm usually hooking into the_content but that's not enough for comments. I got into comments_array to block the ...
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Adding a comment link to the top of every post

By default, all of the posts on our Wordpress install have a post comment link at the bottom of the post. How can we add one at the top?
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Commenting system for WordPress

Hi I am thinking of changing from the default WordPress commenting system to Disqus or LiveFyre. What are the biggest advantages of such a change, and maybe possible pitfalls I should look out for. ...
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Block comments from search engine indexing

I remember there used to be an option on WordPress to block comments from search engine indexing. I can't find it anywhere, though. Does anyone have suggestions or alternatives? Thanks.
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Allowing logged in users to comment without moderation across a multisite installation

I currently do web admin for an internet community based on BuddyPress and Multi Site, and use the Comment author must have a previously approved comment setting to make it easier for users to comment ...
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Give subscribers the option to post anonymously

I'm looking for a way to allow subscribers to post or comment anonymously. Basically it would be a checkbox at the end of the comment form, exactly like beyond the shock. Any ideas?
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How do i remove approved spam comments by date?

Need to remove 1000 spam comments within a data range without removing legit comments
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show list of latest comments for each post in a loop

I want to show the last 5 comments for each post on my index page loop of posts. What Im using now is only showing the same comments for every post. How should I set this up and how can I add an ...
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Does a reply to a wordpress comment notify the author of the comment?

Currently I have my comments set so that when you hit "reply" to a comment, it will insert @USERNAME of the person you are replying to. I am trying to find out if wordpress emails that user to let ...
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Comment time is same as the post time

Here is my comments.php: http://pastebin.com/E5bz4aaW The problem is that the threaded comment (the reply) showing my post date instead if the comment date. I checked in the database and it looks ...
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How do I make Twenty Ten display comments on the home page?

The site is www.timhaighreadsbooks.com. I want any comments to display on the home page. How can I achieve that, please? Johnny
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disable reply comments on depth equals 2

Using budypress and I'm trying to disable comments on comments' comment, meaning depth 2. The structure would go like this. Main Comment. Someone made a comment <-- Reply is possible ...
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Disable Comments Feed

I am working on a private site where the comments need to be hidden. I know how to remove the comments feed from the header, but can anyone give me some instructions on how to disable the comments ...
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Displaying comments on pages distinguished by GET IDs

Wordpress - comments_template(). I am currently trying to work with an outdated wordpress addon and I wish to add the functionality to allow commenting on certain pages. However each page url looks ...
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Running a function on comment status change

I am making a review system where i need to find update rating average when: A comment gets approved from pending/trash/spam. A comment gets upapprove from approve A admin post reviews (auto ...
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Is there a plugin for posting inline comments, like in MS Word?

I want to make a cookbook style wordpress website, on which visitors can place comments inline. Like you do in a paper book with a pen: between the lines. Or like how MS Word handles comments. Does ...
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How to make comments work for a post loaded per Ajax?

I am currently loading a single post using ajax. While the post loading works ok, I cannot get the comments to load. Here is my code: My javascript to load the post: <script> ...
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Is it possible to embed github gists in wordpress comments?

Is it possible to embed github gists in wordpress comments, I have seen a few plugins which allow embedding gists in posts, but not yet seen any plugins that allow embedding gists in comments.
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Query get post,how to add comment box

Hello I have a query that gets a post with id=x and it works but it leaves out the comment box. Is there a way to add "get comment box" to the query? <?php $post_id = 104; $queried_post = ...
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In administration, how do I display comments of a certain user?

From the users section, I can see a link to their posts, but not their comments. When I go to comments, there doesn't seem to be a straightforward way to filter only comments by a specific user. How ...
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Can't seem to get this CSS to work…any ideas why? [closed]

I may be missing something really simple here, but I am trying to style the background to my disqus comments to a white color (like the blog post content area) but for some reason the background of ...
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Plugin to require Twitter or Facebook login before posting a comment

There are similar questions to this one (e.g. A plugin where users can comment with Facebook or Twitter or OpenID or Twitter/Facebook login for comments) but none of it fully addresses my scenario so ...
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Comments system doesn't like International domains

Morning all, I'm trying to work out why the commenting system thinks .au, .ca and a couple of other international email address are being treating as invalid. Any ideas?
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How to get post id of last approved comment?

Can you help me with something simple? How can I get the post id of the last approved comment? I want to assign it to a variable. Thanks so much in advance!
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Loop not displaying comments_popup_link

I cannot get the comments_popup_link to display with the posts retrieved by the foreach loop. Only the title and permalink are displayed. Any idea why the comment link is left out? <?php ...
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In wp_list_comments comment dates won't work?

I'm trying to create my first comments list and comment form in my wordpress site but the dates are displayed as %e %B %Y at %H:%M instead of the date. It seems like the date format isn't recognized. ...
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Installing Facebook comment plug in without loosing all previous wordpress comments?

I'm trying to install Facebook comments onto a word press blog, but I do not want to loose all the previous comments. I'm curious if anyone has any ideas how to do this. I've looked at a lot of the ...
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Problem with comment box

The "Reply" option on the comment box is not working. Please let me know how to make that work? Note: I am able to reply on comments from admin area (wp->comments->...) but the site visitors are not ...
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Plugin for loading comments on-demand

Is there a plugin which would allow visitors to load comments when they want to, rather than always showing them by default? Preferably through an AJAX call or something to prevent page reload. I'm ...
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Non-threaded comment replies with link to original comment

I'll explain what I am trying to accomplish. I would like to have regular non-threaded (flat/classic) comments with a reply link to each comment. When someone replies to a comment the reply comment ...
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How can I see all of a post's comments on a single page as a reader, if pagination is enabled?

Is there an URL I can access, or an argument that can be passed, to disable pagination on the reader's side? The blog uses standard Wordpress comment pagination, i.e., ...
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Wordpress comment reply link image

I'm currently setting up comments for a Wordpress theme I'm created, I have just successfully created nested comments but I'm having issues removing the word 'reply' from the reply button in order to ...
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Filter custom comment type from Manage Comments & Dash Widgets

I use comments with a custom comment type in my plugin to notify users of various events created by the plugin. The problem is I don't want these cluttering up the standard comments so I need to ...
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Comment moderation on custom post types

I know that I can require all of the comments on my site to be moderated, but is there a way of forcing moderation for a specific custom post type (i.e. my CPT "species") whilst allowing instantaneous ...
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Change order of comment fields

Is there a way to display the comment field first and then the Name / Email / Website fields? I am using <?php comment_form( ); ?> in my theme. I am not looking for a CSS solution.
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How to configure WordPress + plugins to support these commenting features

Is it possible (and if so, how) to configure WordPress blog to support these feature for user comments? I want to use built-in comments, not 3rd party services like Disqus. If something cannot be ...
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Edit Comments Form in TwentyEleven

Is there a way I can edit / change the layout of the comments form (leave a reply form) in the TwentyEleven theme? I want to put the textarea on top and I can change the styles via css but physically ...
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How to remove or customize “Comment” in comments form?

As you can see in the picture: "Comment" label displays always in the same place. How can I remove it or customized it? I really don't know what function controls this label. Part of my comments.php ...
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Hook/Filter before and after comments

I'm writing a plugin that needs to display a custom link immediately near the comments. I have the option in the plugin admin to display before or after. I'm familiar with the comments_array, but ...
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action wp_set_comment_status never gets fired when i change the comment status [closed]

I want to run some code on comment status change so using the action wp_set_comment_status but it seem to never fired when comment status gets changed. I am using wordpress 3.3.1. Here is a simple ...
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Engadget Like most commented plugins

i am looking for a most commented plugin like that of in engadget website and propakistani. I would be very thankful if someone could help me out with it. Thanks
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How to get comments by post ID?

I have this custom post query to list all the posts within a specific category. For example I have this: $args = array('cat' => 'home','post_type' => 'post')); $post_obj = new WP_Query($args); ...