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Why is a old comment reply comment appearing at end of comment list as well

EDIT: Updated function to use get_comments offset param. Issue is still occurring. I am displaying 5 comments at the end of an article and using ajax to request the rest of the comments. On this ...
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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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Disable comments on all posts/pages

Is there a quick way to disable all comments on all posts and pages. I know that you can go into the dashboard under posts, click edit, and Do Not Allow, under comments. Is that the only way?
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Woocommerce comments subscription [closed]

I want to ask you that I translated all my site's texts but I can not translate comments subscription option on product page. from which php file I can translate texts? Thank you in advance :) Here ...
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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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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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Success message in comment form

I am using wordpress 3.8. I am using comment_form(); I need to display a success message on successfully posted comment on blog. How to do this?
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How to allow logged in users to post anonymously

I've been searching and searching for a while now to see if there's a way to allow people who are logged into my BuddyPress site to make a post on the activity section as "anonymous" or as their ...
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How to output number of comments with link to comments

If there are comments, I want to wrap the amount eg "5 comments" in the link to the comments section of the post, but when I add the echo for comments_link it errors. <?php comments_number( '', ...
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Comments not nesed with custom template

I have a custom template for to show my comments. For some reason, there are not nested while looking in the back-end of Wordpress, I see that some comments have a parent. They are simply displayed ...
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Why is_wp_error() is not returning false even there's no defined error

On the form submission I'm taking user comment for a custom purpose for my plugin. I'm checking whether the comment field is empty or not, and the comment field is filled with at least 30 characters. ...
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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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Show top level comments ordered by number of replies

I am trying to modify the comment loop initiated by wp_list_comments to change the order they are returned. Specifically I have 2 levels enabled on my comments (top level and replies), and I want to ...
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Move comments only from one WP installation to another

We have a bit of situation here. We have a website (let's say it is www.oldsite.com) where we had more than 2000 posts. There arose a need whereby we had to move some 60-70 posts from this oldsite.com ...
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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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Can I store my custom comment_type into wp_comments table?

I'm developing a system where a post can have multiple replies/feedbacks. As of now I's storing each of the comments as a serialized postmeta. But just today I figured out that I can use the existing ...
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Share comment to twitter after publishing [closed]

I need to share the comment from my web site after admin approves it from comment form to twitter account of user who comment for the post in my site. How can I do that?
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Strategies for coping with hyperagressive spambots?

A couple of my sites are getting slammed by a hyperagressive distributed spambot. It's just pure link spam. It all comes from one user name, but from a variety of IPs. Akismet is catching the spam, ...
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Wordpress shows admin's avatar after editing a comment

Recently I updated my wordpress to 4.2.1 and now I have a problem with editing people's comments. After editing them, the avatar picture of who edited the comment is shown instead of the avatar of the ...
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Wordpress 4.2.1 pre_get_comments doesn't work after update

I have this code working all time but, after updating to Wordpress 4.2.1, this doesn't work. // return just the missing replies in the comment table add_action( 'pre_get_comments', array( $this, ...
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get_comment_link without pagination base in the returned URL?

On pages with paginated comments get_comment_link returns URLs in the following format: http://samplesite.com/sample-page/comment-page-3/#comment-256 How could I make it return a URL like this? ...
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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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Is it possible to make wp insert last comment onto another page

If we set wp to break comments into pages after X nr of comments and we have X+1 comments , wp only shows that last comment instead of showing X and move the comment from bottom onto the next page. ...
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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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Safely editing core files

I want to edit wp-comments-post.php so that if for example someone tries to post a comment with no content they will get a popup box telling them they cannot post an empty comment instead of the page ...
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comment_post action hook running on page load instead of after a comment is posted

I am trying to call a function after a comment is saved to the database, see below... add_action('comment_post', 'myFunction', 10, 2); do_action('comment_post', $comment_ID, $comment_approved); I ...
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Function to replace comment's accented characters before posting

I have some weird problems with encoding my Wordpress website and I can't add comments with accent words. when i try to do it, i received error by WP. What i need is just a function that read the ...
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Display DISQUS on homepage

I have installed disqus and I want it to show up on my homepage. It replaced the old wordpress comments system on pages and posts but I also want it to appear on index.php my index.php file now - > ...
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How can I count only guests comments?

I need to ignore counting author replies within comments number function, for example If I have 9 replies (comments) which 4 of them appertain to post author, I would display 5 comments as comments ...
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Can I seperate comments from post?

I have a type of attachments that need full screen display. So, I need to put the comments form somewhere else. How can I tell WP those comments belongs to a post?
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Separated Comment from Post

I'm designer with little knowledge of wordpress (newbie >_<) i use Worpress starter theme from : html5blank.com i want to separate COMMENT section from POST section, this still on one single.php ...
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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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Show top comments on blog page [duplicate]

I have a custom template wordpress and on the Blog page with contain list of blog posts, I want to show top 5 comments after the "Read More" link after each post. What code I should write there 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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How to add replyToUrl schema.org to Wordpress comments?

I have the following code in my comments.php <div class="reply"> <?php comment_reply_link(array_merge( $args, array('depth' => $depth, 'max_depth' => $args['max_depth']))) ?> ...
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Where are comments coded when using custom theme?

I am having issues displaying both the default comment system and a plugin comment system in Wordpress. Comments are enabled via Wordpress settings, comments are being made somehow via spam bots, but ...
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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 display comment form error messages in the same page

I want to display comment form validation errors (as well as captcha error) on the comment form itself and not on a different page. How can I do that?
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WP_Query sort by comment meta data

Is it possible to use the WP_Query class to order by comments meta data fields?
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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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Retrieve the last 5 comment URLs

I want to retrieve the comment url of last 5 comments. Is it Possible and how? when using get_permalink($comment->comment_post_ID) it returns current page url
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Adding custom column to comments admin panel?

How do I add a new custom column to wordpress wp-admin/edit-comments.php page ? I tried this but did not work. add_filter( 'manage_comments_custom_column', 'add_new_columns' ); function ...
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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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Query posts by last comments

How to query posts by lastest comment, like what happens here, if some one comment on a post from the dark ages it will popup to the top.