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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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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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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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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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edit comments capability for authors

I am using wp site where registered users have authors roles. I want authors to have permissions to edit their own comments. Now only admin user have capability to edit comments and even editors do ...
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A friend wants to make a comment on one of my articles, she has to be logged to wordpress?

I have a friend, she does not have a blog or uses WordPress, she wants to drop a comment on one of my articles. Does she has to open a WordPress account? The blog demands a password to drop a comment? ...
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Where to add the permalink in this function?

Below is a function that displays the latest 4 approved comments on my homepage, I wrote this almost a year ago, and for the life of me, it's gone completely from my head, All i want to do is add a ...
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If modified on same day, show only time

I have a date on each post and comment which shows the date of placement. If I edit it, it shows me the date of the post and the modified date. That's fine, but now, I want to show only the post date ...
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Get all images in post and comments like Twitter before post title

I want to know if it's possible to get all the images that are in a post and his comments, make them a thumbnail and put it before (or in a sidebar or something) the post title to show, just like ...
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How to assign classes to all elements?

Is it possible to assign classes to elements of certain type? For example, all paragraphs in the post body or comment body should have class="paragraph", all unordered lists in post body should have ...
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Display Custom comments field number

I have some custom comments fields, I need to display the number of times that a meta value is used Example : I have a custom comments field "Do you like this post" with multiple choice : Yes ...
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Display User Role Next To Comment

I've search around but I can't seem to find exactly what I'm looking for and for the first time I don't even know where to start. How do I display the user role (Admin, Editor, Author Contributor, ...
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Allowing users to edit their comments

How can I allow users to edit only their comments? I tried some plugins like "WP Ajax Edit Comments" but users could edit all comments.
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Polls with respective comments?

I am using wp-polls plugin. It's working fine. Instead I need some more things in this which are : I want to use comments with each poll. (I think this can be possible when adding A New Poll, A New ...
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Admin comments and user restrictions

I have set a bunch of roles within wordpress with the help of the "members" plugin. But the capabilities regarding the comments moderation are very limited ("manage_others_comments" or not) What I ...
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How to list posts with disabled/closed comments, with pagination?

i'm interested how to display all posts (from all categories) that have closed/disabled comments? I have tried using the comments_open() function inside the loop, that works, i don't know how to ...
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What filter/action hook can I use to add a few links to the admin comments page?

I would like to add a link to every comment when it's displayed in the recent comments admin page (edit-comments.php). For the sake of this question, the link should just be this: <a ...
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Extra Title field for Comments

I want to display an extra title field for comments, that can be edited by the admin in the backend. NB, The extra title field also needs to display when the user is logged in. I have tried a range of ...
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Woocommerce Theme Reviews / Comments

Ok so i'm creating a Wordpress theme and i'm at the point where i'm trying to get a list of the reviews but the default comments_template() HTML isn't how I need it. I don't have a /comments.php ...
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edit-comments.php in Admin - how to change 'Comments' title?

How can I change the title 'Comments' on the edit-comments.php page in the admin area? Thank you
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How to get replies of a comment?

Is there a way to get replies of a comment by its ID? I have searched on google but could not find anything about it. For example, I have a comment with ID 123 I want to display all the replies that ...
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Are there some caveats for using guids for FB comments

I'm using Facebook comments box and just realized that when we use <div class="fb-comments" data-href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" data-width="100%" data-numposts="5"></div> and then ...
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Jetpack Comments Change Placeholder Text

Is there a hook or template file where I can change the placeholder text on the #comment textarea w/in the comment form? Jetpack loads the form via an iFrame which prevents changing the placeholder ...
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Comments as part of a post

Is there a way to show comments as part of a post, and not adding it with comments_template()?
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How to have a specific image show up for everyone who comments?

How can I have an image I created be a avatar for everyone who comments on my wordpress posts? So it will have my logo or something instead of a blank square? Thanks!!
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Remove comments validation (remove filter?)

How i can remove wordpress comments content validation, I do not want to or examined the earlier there was no such comments. I see for: ...
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A Space being added to url generated by custom plugin

<?php /* Plugin Name: Convert Comment tag to link */ add_filter( 'comment_text', 'mh_commenttaglink' , 5000 ); function mh_commenttaglink( $text ) { // RegEx to find #tag, #hyphen-tag with ...
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Getting error while trying to use custom comment function

I'm trying to write a function that will allow me more control over the display of comments on a post page. However I'm confused about how to set it up so WordPress can use it. right now I get the ...
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How to add custom comment fields but *only on the comment reply form*?

I've been searching high and low for this but can't find anything that explains how to add custom fields to only the reply form. I've seen and got working custom fields on the comment form, but when a ...
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How to wrap comment_form $fields in one div?

Is there a decent standard WP way of wrapping the 3 standard fields (name, email, website) in a div? I'm using bootstrap and would like them to be in their own row. Example: <?php ...
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Problem displaying replies as part of author's latest comments on author page

I've based a lot of my method on this thread here I can currently display 5 latest comments on an author template page. I want to display the latest 3 replies from any user for each 'main' comment ...
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Can wordpress comments have titles and taxonomy?

I have a business directory theme that has a custom post-type for businesses and replaces wordpress comments with its own commenting feature called reviews. I was wondering if its possible to ...
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Prevent Contributor to show comment list

How can I change WP so the Contributors will not show to comment for other post, So they will see only the comments to their post?
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Redirect first time comments

So I want to add a comment redirect code to my comment form. I know I have this part right here: <input name="redirect_to" type="hidden" value="http://domain.com/thank-you" /> So what I want ...
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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 ...