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How can I make the user names of commentors clickable links to the user's profile from the admin comment screen?

I've set up my wordpress blog to only allow logged in users to leave comments, but I need a way for the administrator to be able to go to a user's profile from the comment moderation screen. I don't ...
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Sort comments in backend by meta

I have a meta value named, that I add to all of my comments for a specific post type. This subject is auto populated with a value that tells me the current situation of the post, when the comment was ...
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Comments submit button redirects to blank screen

When users try to comment on my blog posts they get redirected to a blank page (http://www.morebeyond.co.za/wp-comments-post.php). How do I fix this? I am not a developer, just admin.
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Why are the author and the date not displayed next to the avatar in comment section?

I got the following code: jsfiddle.net/xg0waxL7 In this Fiddle it looks good but the problem is that WordPress displays just the bottom comment like I want it: prnt.sc/b7yaq6
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Upvote/Downvote comments - where to start?

I need to work on a upvote/downvote module to my native Wordpress comments, but I have no idea where to start. Each comment must have a thumbs up and a thumbs down (including the replies), and my ...
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How can I deny the user the insertion of emails in topics / comments and stay on the same page?

I have this function that checks whether or not a content contains an email: function fw_check_if_content_contains_email( $content ) { if (preg_match('/\b[A-Z0-9._%+-]+@[A-Z0-9.-]+\.[A-Z]{2,4}\b/...
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Reorder comments section in divi theme

I want to reorder the comment section in divi the current order is 1. Comment 2. Name 3. Email 4. url i want 1. Name 2. Email 3. url 4. Comment <?php endif; ?&...
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List author comments with Ajax

I have an author.php template to show author's posts, comments and contact details. I use this function for to show author's comments: function profile_comments() { $curauth = (get_query_var('...
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How to load comments based on URL parameter(s), not post ID?

I've modified my wordpress install to grab data from an external db instead of relying on the post system. The problem is, the same comments are loaded regardless of the URL - of course this is to be ...
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“Allow people to post comments on new articles” works only for administrator posts

I have a strange situation about comments. On my blog there is the check mark near the: "Allow people to post comments on new articles" and in fact in the db I see: 'default_comment_status', 'open',...
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limiting comments in contributor post-editor

Currently a 'contributor' post-editor page shows comments from everyone. Is there a way to limit/control the comments the contributor sees to only what has been commented on his/her post in ...
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How do I get my comments back after trashing a post (and undoing the 'trashing')?

I accidentally hit the trash icon under my latest post. A message came up that asked if I wanted to undo the action. I clicked on 'undo'. My post was restored, but all my comments disappeared. I ...
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comment visible only for author post and admin and user comment

i have a custom post called "service" in this custom post i want a possibility to send proposal-comment by user. but i want this comment are visible only for admin + author of post + user that send ...
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Wordpress Costums Field Comment Box on Admin Page (Post Editing)

can help me about wordpress comment field on post editing in admin page? i want to change the default form like picture above : to like this...
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How to add comments on a custom page with URL parameter?

I tried to look for this for several days but I can't find anything. Maybe I'm not using the good "words" so I hope someone we'll guide me in the right way. I am building a custom page with a list of ...
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comment_moderation_subject is not working for me

I am trying to change the comment email subject with help fo the following code. but its not working. add_action( 'comment_moderation_subject', 'editing_comment_mail_subject', 10, 2); function ...
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How to allow a contributor user role can only trash the comment in wordpress?

I want to allow the 'Trash Comment' permission for Contributor role user on his/her uploaded post.
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multiples commenting system through wordpress comment meta

I wanna add Questions & Answers platform and reviews platform for custom post type in single.php template.. I have added one commenting system but I dont have any idea to add multiple commenting ...
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How can i replace WordPress comment email with mine

I want to replace the whole comment moderation email with mine. With this question I understand to change the content of comment email. How can I send html email instead of the default one?. If any ...
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Reviews on Custom Post Type

I have a custom post type Book and I am trying to get reviews going on there. I've followed this tutorial, however it is for all of the comments and it does not fit exactly what I am trying to achieve....
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Adding Recaptcha to comment form Wordpress

I tried to add google Recaptcha to my comment form (website platform = wordpress) and I don't get it work. I followed this tutorial which explain step-by-step how to do it... I followed all the steps ...
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Change comment order

Is there any way to show the latest comments first? It begins with the oldest comments and I think that can be very annoying after some time!
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Redirect after comment does not work with REQUEST_URI

I have a page with loop of posts. Every post can be commented from that page and i'm trying to redirect after commenting back to that post with hastag in url. Only problem is that $page_path does not ...
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I wish to hide the complete comment section/div on all the posts page after a particular time period

I wish to hide the complete comment section/div on all the posts page after a particular time period(i.e after like 5 minutes after landing on the post page). Tried different plugins but none of them ...
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On WP 4.4, how to get the post id on comment_post hook

Since WP 4.4, seems like is not possible anymore to use get_the_ID() or the_ID() when hooking on comment_post action. How can I get the post_id when a new comment is saved?
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get_comments not working properly after WordPress v4.4 update

I just found a wired thing on my website after v4.4 update. In my blog pages I use 2 functions to fetch comments. First I use wp_list_comments( array( "callback" => "checkout_comment", "type" =&...
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Let user delete comment on front end only

I have a edit comments page on my sites front end and have placed a delete comment link for users. The link works however it takes the user to the backend to confirm the comment deletion. I cant have ...
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Admin panel: Show Comment Count column also for drafts (not only for published post)

I have a Custom Post Type. In admin panel, for published posts I see the column "number of comment", but for draft post I don't see this column or the option to enable it. How to enable the Comment ...
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Create Custom Comment Type

I have a page when I want multiple comment_template, so I want each of my comment_template to have different type so I see different comments in those 2. My get_comments look like this $args = ...
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Two Comment Threads for 1 Post

I'm toying with an idea to provide a separate comment thread for certain users on my website. The idea is that this is a secondary thread, visible to all, but only accessible to some. I'm trying to ...
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Group comments by parent when using get_comments in Wordpress

I have a custom post type for books that I am writing and one for the chapters contained in the book. I have my theme set up so that comments for the chapters are posted and called from the ...
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Comment Reply Name

I have a little problem with my comment list. I want to display a comment reply name like You Tube. This means if someone reply to a comment, than shut be displayed on top of the comment, the name ...
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Comments page id wp_list_comments

Under post i want to display last five comments. At next comment page or after click button "show more comments" I want to display all comments or set quantity comments to display. How can i do it? ...
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Handle comment errors without a session

Im currently working on the comments-section of a WordPress site. I have worked on a lot of WordPress sites, but this is the first time I incorporate a comment section. I was quite surprised to see ...
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Add comment box in a pop-up?

I'm developing a WordPress site and I view the posts in a pop-up div, so I want to add the comment box in the pop-up div as well. I've already tried to do it with Facebook comments, but the problem is ...
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Count comments shows always the count of the first post in the homepage

I have a problem with the "comments count" in the toggle link in my blog: http://www.albertosotophotography.com I have this script (in header.php) for show/hide comments in main page: <script ...
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How to display and edit “Your comment is awaiting moderation.” comment message for logged in users

I want ALL users regardless of their logged in status, except admin, to have their moderated comment status displayed on the front end as per non logged in users. If I could edit the wording of the ...
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inserting an if statement in wp_notify_postauthor

I'm trying to use the following code below in a plugin i made to send an email to the post author on a comment update. It works but causes problems when creating the custom post type "ticket". I have ...
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How to use query on pre_get_comments?

I'm trying to make a search field for comments but when I try to modify the query in pre_get_comments nothing changes to the output. This same way IS working with pre_get_posts but for some reason I ...
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How can one display the comments and comment form by supplying a post id?

I have a masonry layout of post images. When you click on one it shows the larger image and some event details. I'm trying to print the comment form along with those details. I've tried simply ...
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Is it better to set social media sharer in entry-footer.php or comments.php in Wordpress blog?

I'm now deciding where should I put social media sharers. Currently, I'm now putting sharers code in entry-footer.php. But is it more semantic to put sharers in entry-footer.php, in the bottom of ...
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A new trackback on the post “” is waiting for your approval

I have this message in my inbox. A new trackback on the post "" is waiting for your approval I turned off all trackbacks and comments and I don't know why its still allowing them. Any ideas on ...
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How to Move Comments from a Page to Author Page?

I created an About Me page (let's call it Page A) for my site, but now I'd like to move much of that content onto my author page and use Page A for more of an About This Site type thing. The problem ...
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Categorizing or tagging post comments

To implement a particular requirement I want to be able to categorize/tag post comments as well. Is there any plugin that does it? Or is it even possible? For example: there might be a post and some ...
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Previous and Next comment page link not work

I have a custom post type name recipe. I've already removed slug for post: From: example.com/recipe/cake-post To: example.com/cake-post But I have problems with break comments into page: previous ...
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Send post via XMLRPC with open comment

I'm trying to send post via xmlrpc to wordpress but I don't know how to send comment_open to the wordpress. Is there any options to do so? I read the documentation but didn't find any option regarding ...
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Wordpress comment_form() doesn't submit comments

The problem is that comment_form() displays the form where to write comments, but clicking on the button send has no effect. I checked from wordpress admin area if users are able to post comments and ...
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Paginate Comments Via Ajax When Not On Parent Page

I have a page that I am using a custom query to pull in the comments from another post. The comments are successfully being rendered and formatted and the pagination links are showing up correctly as ...
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Get most active users sort by comment count

how can I display a list of the most active users (with permalink and thumb) sort by comments count? I found this on WP Codex that list all the users, but I don't know how to sort by comment count. ...
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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 ...