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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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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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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 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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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 href="mailto:[...
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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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How can I return the result of my custom function?

I have used the following source code to add an extra city field to my WordPress comment form: <?php /* Plugin Name: Comment meta data test Version: 1.0 Plugin URI: http://wpengineer.com ...
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Newest comments first not working

I'd like to have my newest comments listed first but nothing seems to be working. In the dashboard I set In comments.php I have <?php wp_list_comments(array( 'reverse_top_level' => true, ...
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Posting a comment redirects admin/users to blank page

I have looked a lot on this problem on forums and tried out a few of the solutions but nothing seems to work for me. When I try to comment here: http://www.chicitout.co.nf/crochet-lace-skater-dress/ ...
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comment_reply_link not work with me

I have this code that get me last comments in my site : function bg_recent_comments($no_comments = 30, $comment_len = 80, $avatar_size = 48) { $comments_query = new ...
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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); if($...
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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 http://www....
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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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Nested comments in WordPress theme

I'm creating own theme to WordPress. Got problem with nested comments. I have enabled option in admin panel for two levels. And what next? I've read a lot of net articles but nothing helpful. I want ...