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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How can I see whether a commenter has subscribed to be notified of replies / other comments to a post

When someone asks a question in the comments, I reply in the comments. Is there a way I can see whether the commenter checked the "Notify me of follow-up comments by email" checkbox? Can't seem to ...
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Getting most popular posts based on Facebook comments count

I have modified a widget to display the total number of Facebook comments on a post rather than the total wordpress comments. I can get that part to show correctly, but I would like to get the most ...
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add Reply functionality to comments using comment_text()

I am trying to write my first Wordpress theme. On the comment section i use the comment_text() to show the comments on the single.php of the theme. I would love to add a "Reply" button, but i ...
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Override “Automatically close comments on articles older than” per post?

I need to set a custom closing date for the comment field, per post. I havent started researching on how I should do this, so a indication on how to do this would be just as good as a plugin that do ...
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Journaling… Problem with comment duplication checks

This may be more of a request for advice than anything... I want to add a Journaling function into my plugin whereby all actions are logged. My initial thought was to use comments as it seemed to be ...
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“Your comment is awaiting moderation.” message not working as expected with reverse_top_level and per_page

When a new comment is submitted the unapproved comment with "Your comment is awaiting moderation." does not appear when per_page option is set to a number higher than the number of existing comments - ...
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Wordpress comment feedback

i'm a beginner on wordpress. When anyone comments on my post and I give them a feedback, they doesn't receive my answer. How do I enable that? Is there any whey to do this? Thanks a lot!
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2014 nested comments

I have set the max depth of my comments to 5. I have set up a custom callback to display my comments function format_comment($comment, $args, $depth) { $GLOBALS['comment'] = $comment; ?> ...
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How to display comments with recent comments default widget?

I would like to create custom widget from the default Recent Comments widget to show also the comment content of commenter. How can I do it? class YOUR NEW WIDGET NAME extends WP_Widget { // ...
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Querying sanatized data with meta_query in Wordpress

I asked this question over at SO yesterday, but I see now that this is the right place for it to live. After Googeling this for a while, I've found that this should work cite, but I don't seem to get ...
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Return multiple comment_meta keys

I've this code $args = array( 'post_id' => $post_id, 'meta_query' => array( 'relation' => 'AND', ...
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Detect Smilies without spaces

I know, it's dumb, but I think it's annoying that when someone enters a smiley manually like this hi:) it will not be detected and converted by WordPress because WordPress smilies functions looks for ...
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Page getting hammered by trackbacks

I have one page on my site that seems to be getting a high number of trackbacks. I have trackbacks disabled in Settings and I also have comments disabled. Any thoughts or suggestions on how I can stop ...
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How to change comment-page-1#comment-25 to any string?

How can we change the slug "comment-page-1#comment-25" to somthing like review-page-1#review-25
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Edit own comments in other users' posts

On my site I am only going to allow logged in users to post comments. I would like to allow logged in users to edit (and remove) only their own comments in another users' post (e.g. admin). For the ...
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How to display the comments_template with a shortcode and only on that location (remove from default location)?

How can I mimic the code below in order to display the comments list (comments_template) with a shortcode? add_shortcode( 'wpse_comment_form', function( $atts = array(), $content = '' ) { if( ...
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Display the combined WordPress and Facebook comment count in Genesis child theme

I have a Genesis child theme in which I display both WordPress and Facebook comments. I would like to display the combined WordPress and Facebook comment count in the comments link. I found the ...
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Load comments_template for specific post

WordPress by default allows users to call comment_form() using a post ID that the form should be for. for example, you can say comment_form($args, '114'); to load the comment form for the post with ID ...
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How to hook into wordpress user comments (for parsing)

I wrote my own template, and I use a comments.php file. At the end of the file it calls comments_template() to display the mostly default wordpress comments. I want to give users the ability to use ...
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How can I change the markup of the comment_form() function?

I am currently creating a website on localhost. I am looking to change the cancel_comment_reply_link from being next to the "Reply to " section, instead being right next to the "Submit" button. I know ...
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get_comments function returns diffrent values on different accounts, why?

If I am on my admin user, the function get_comments() returns the array of comments in the template, but for the subscriber, the array is just empty. I tried to add permission to the user but it ...
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How to avoid comment form outputting user id

I have a comment form on a website and here is the code for outputting comments: <ol class="comment-list"> <?php $arg = array( 'number' => 10, ...
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Admin comment always on top of comment list / nested replies - possible?

I'd really just like a push in the right direction for this.. using a callback for a custom comment display so I can have 4 different forms of code and styles for: normal 'parent' comment normal ...
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Getting comment-reply to load

I am trying to get the comment-reply.js script to work, and at the moment I am having problems including it in my pages. Currently, I am using the following in my header.php file: <?php if( ...
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My Admin Not Receiving Comment Notifications

I have an issue where my admin is not receiving notifications when she receives a new blog comment. All setting is discussion are set up for her to receive emails and she is the only user on the site. ...
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Comments disappeared but showing in database

This morning I published an article under which several comments were placed. I could read them and everything worked fine. Then all of the sudden, the number of comments were still showing on the ...
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How do I purge multiple comments from a single IP and certain text in the comment?

Let's say that I want someone to enter a number from One to 10,000,000. How would I go about limiting the user to only post a number that was not posted? I already have a limiter on how to stop ...
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Exclude category from vertical scroll recent comments widget

I am trying to hack the following line of code inside this plugin, so that I can exclude comments from a specific category: $vsrc_data = $wpdb->get_results("SELECT * from $wpdb->comments ...
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Can't check “Allow people to post comments on new articles” option

Comments are disabled on my client's website. But if I try to check "Allow people to post comments on new articles" option and hit "Save Changes", the page reloads with the option unchecked. I just ...
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Why do comments only come through on 2 of my posts and not the others?

Good day. I have posted 88 posts, however, comments only come through on 2 of the older posts. Why is this happening? It is really frustrating.
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Blank white screen after I log into WordPress Admin

I went to log into WordPress this evening and after inputting my user name and password I was redirected to the dashboard, however instead of seeing the dashboard I had a white screen with nothing on ...