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Wrong gravatar showing up?

I've got an install that's loading the wrong gravatar and I can't figure out why. Most confusing is that it's doing it in the front-end templates AND in the admin. Here's a screen cap: The user and ...
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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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Change Comment Author Display Name

I am trying to change the comment author name (or more specifically, the review author in WooCommerce) to be First name Last Initial (e.g., "John D." for "John Doe"). I got most of the way there with ...
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Users with custom roles can't read each other's comments

My site has a custom role ("coach") with its own set of capabilities (via map_meta_cap along with a few built-in roles). Each user is assigned a page on the site that they "own" and can edit (via a ...
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Allow contributors to moderate comments comments on posts they write

I run a multi-author wordpress site where we have a large number of contributors that can write articles, which are published after they are reviewed by an editor. (This is all standard wordpress ...
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How to enable comments options?

On page --> Screen Options --> check Discussion --> Discussion --> Allow commets --> I have checked on discussion options. Settings --> Discussion --> I have checked on Allow people to post comments ...
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How to display comments on different page

I am creating a reviews site and I want to display the customer reviews (comments) on a separate page from the single-restaurant.php. I'll just have a link that says (Read reviews/ add yours). I ...
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edit_comment capability for subscriber

I have given my site's subscriber role the following permissions (unserialized DB-query): [subscriber] => Array ( [name] => Reader [capabilities] => Array ( ...
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“Allow Comments” box cannot be checked

I've registered a custom post type, ensured that 'supports' has 'comments', and comments are allowed on new posts under settings -> discussion. I do see the check boxes for allow comments and allow ...
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css hide all the comment reply links except the lowest nested comments

I understand different themes use different css for the reply link however there should be enough native WP css to narrow it down to the lowest nested comment. I'm trying to get my head around the ...
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Count comment threads, not total comments in a post

For a post I'd like to count the comment threads and not include nested replys in the count. Currently I'm using a simple comment count, comments_number( $zero, $one, $more ); What would be the best ...
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How can the recipients and content for comment email notifications on a custom post type be changed?

I am building a ticket system and would like to use the comment threads as the discussion for the ticket. There are three users involved in each ticket: The client. The support operator. The support ...
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WP 4.4.1 allow empty comments via add_action 'pre_comment_on_post'

got a question about allowing empty comments with worpdress v.4.4.1 to achieve this i use the action 'pre_comment_on_post'. in WP 4.3.1 i could do this easily: if (isset($_POST['comment']) ...
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Redirect when click on “response” in comment section

I use a custom template for some of my categories. These categories offer a comment section in which a user can reply to an comment. The problem is, that the use (after clicking on the reply link) is ...
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Troubleshooting Emoji in Comments

Just updated my local and live installs for a side project to 4.2 in order to take advantage of the newly added Emoji features. Emoji are working just fine on my local machine, but they seem to not be ...
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Which filter/hook to use for styling comments?

I would like to create a plugin that modify the styling of the comments section. Given that some users may be using other plugin to replace the default commenting system (facebook, disqus, ...), what ...
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php function to display commenter username or login

I want to display the commenters username or login name in a comment template. I know there is a function comment_author_link(), but this displays the "display name publicly as" name and not ...
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User can post only one comment per day on one page

This code count comments per day on all pages. I want that will count only on one page for 1 day. So my case: on a page with an ID of 1, a user can comment with out any limit, but on a page with an ...
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Second comments section for one post/page

For a project, I need to have 2 comments sections related to the same post/page. Is there a way or a plugin to do that ? By default, Wordpress allow only one comment section for one post/page. Thanks ...
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WordPress comments work locally only?

Here's my issue: on localhost: comments just work for both registered & logged in users AND for guests, live (on-line): comments work only for registered & logged in users, comments posted ...
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Comments orderby comment date not working

I have a template to get the comment replies to a user and display it on a static page. It works reasonably well in so far as the correct comments are displayed but whatever I try I can't get the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How does add_action 'comment_post' work?

I found an example how to How To AJAX-ify WordPress Comments. I tweak it little bit and so far everything works fine but I want to understand the code. Where did the arguments $comment_ID, ...
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Getting 'SELECT + FROM comments…' in comment notification email

I just got a notification from my installation of Wordpress that someone has posted a comment there is no text in the comment area apart from the following: Comment: SELECT * FROM comments ORDER BY ...
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Display Comment Form on dedicated Page for each post

I have the following requirement to complete and i didn't figure out how to do it. Inside a post, for each post, to call comment form on a dedicated page, in dedicated page the user post a comment ...
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How to delete/hide this character after user post nothing

When user did post a blank comment or post it will come out the extra character which is "-1". How can I hide/delete the character?
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Wordpress Comments jQuery Doesn't submit

I am trying to check if the commentform is filled in after submition, and only submit it when it is filled in. I am using: $('form').submit(function (e) { e.preventDefault(); // Handle ...
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Commentform - Hightlight invalid fields instead of prompting towards error page

I have a huge problem. I used the comments.php from "EmptyCanvas". Code of it can be seen here: http://pastebin.com/YHDy2q4a However, it prompts me towards an error page when I do not fill out the ...
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Theme comment callback results nothing

I made theme and now im finally editing the look of wp_list_comments. I made function, wrote callback link to arguments and tried it. It returns nothing - only elements hard coded in comments.php are ...
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Trying to get threaded comments working

I'm making a Wordpress theme from scratch, but I can't seem to get threaded comments working. I've got them enabled through the control panel, but comment_reply_link() doesn't seem to do anything. ...
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Comments +1 and ranking system

The site that I'm creating, is a sort of information/news one. It has been made to prompt discussion between people. What I want to add, is a system that would allow people to +1 others comments ...
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Need an advice about comments

I am searching a solution for wordpress comments. I like standart comments, I already styled it and made some additionaly functionality. But there is one that I can't find and don't know how to make ...
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Get url/link to latest comments in a post

I have a post list in WordPress where people can see the most recently commented posts. They will appear above the list. That's fine, but now, I have 300 comments on the same posts and I don't want ...
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Remove Posts Without Comments

I would like to have any posts that contain 0 comments be deleted on a regular and ongoing basis. My blog is currently using a combination of a cron job and the following snippet added to functions ...
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Multiple Comment Threads + Form on one page

i was wondering if somebody has any reference on how to have a wp page with two totally separate wp comment threads + form side by side without using iframes. its a concept page that is basically a ...
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wp_insert_user email confirmation

I'm creating a new user once they leave a comment, i am doing this with wp_insert_user function create_comment_user($comment_ID){ global $wpdb; $comment = get_comment($comment_ID, ARRAY_A); ...
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How to allow special characters in comment name?

I was having this error that a random post said it had zero posts (using comments_number()) and when I went to the comment section it also said "No Comments" but it listed a comment. On a hunch I ...
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Comments appear in wrong posts

Nasty problem here! Comments are not connected to the right posts but to other ones! Passing from disquss to jetpack comments doesnt't fix this. What could be the solution? The site is ...
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Saving comments not with PostID but different unique identifier

so here is the deal: I want comments to be saved not with the post ID but with another unique identifier. With disqus there is a way to do this with javascript: /* * * CONFIGURATION VARIABLES: THIS ...
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Pull & display new comments without refreshing the page

I've just managed to implement ajax on comment submission and now members don't have to leave the page when they comment but still have to go one extra mile when they want to see new comments. I've ...
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FB - Comment Moderation Tool bug or error in the code?

I am an admin of this site. This blog uses the FB comments plugin since around 1 year. Since I enabled the July Breaking Changes, I: -am not receiving any more new comments notifications on FB; -New ...
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Deleting users do not deletes coments

Hello I have bee trying to figure this one out without any luck. I am deleting users from my site, and selecting either delete comments or attribute comments to: options do nothing. The user does not ...
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Integrate Facebook comments with native comments

I've finally installed the Facebook Comments plugin to allow readers to comment using their Facebook identity. After the installation, I got two different comment sections, with two separate comment ...
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Filter Comments via user type

I am creating a website using WordPress that has two user types: 1. General 2. Expert. I have restricted my posts so that only logged-in users can comment on it. What i want to do is to filter out the ...