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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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WP_Comment_Query pagination, delving into the unknown

I am aiming to pagination WP_Comment_Query(). It appears this is either taboo or there is no viable information about it online, not anything. Why? Is it possible? If so, how?
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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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Comments and post dates not showing up correctly on “posts page”

I have customized the Twenty Fourteen theme to use the page "news" for my posts page because I have static frontpage. When you view my news page, comments don't show up, even though they are enabled, ...
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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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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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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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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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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.
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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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Filtering Comment Reply Links (comment_reply_link_args) for “infinite replies” in nested comments

UPDATE: I'm going to update this one up at the top, because the solution I've found was with a differing filter hook. I'm going to look again at reply_link-specific hooks now that I better understand ...
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How to exclude the child comments in get_comments() query?

How do I only get the first level of comments in get_comments() or WP_Comment_Query? I want to query the comments which have 'comment_parent' => 0, and exclude all the child comments. $args = ...
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Comments on future posts

I have enabled future (scheduled) posts to display as single post so on that page comments are enabled but there is a problem when i try to post comment. I get a blank screen without any warning or ...
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Comments on pages not appearing, even though I enabled them

I disabled once comments on my pages, and I do not remember how, and now I tried to enable them and they do not appear. I am aware to the checkbox at the bottom of the page & screen options, but ...
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How to enable reply button on mostly deeply-nested comments? [closed]

I have a blog on wordpress.com, using the Twenty Twelve theme. Background In my experience, on wordpress blogs with nested comments, the reply buttons only show on individual comments when their ...
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How to add internal, revision comments to page updates

I'm not sure the proper WP parlance for this, but I'd like to add historical comments to submitted page updates for version control purposes or as a supplement to the Revisions Browser. (Something ...
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How to change comment-page-1#comment-25 to any string?

How can we change the slug "comment-page-1#comment-25" to somthing like review-page-1#review-25
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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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WordPress Pages “allow comments” meta option can't be checked

I'm trying to allow comments on WordPress pages, but when I check the page's "Allow Comments" meta checkbox option ( http://i.stack.imgur.com/P5Mbt.png ) and save page, it does NOT save settings, it ...
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Edit own comments in other users' posts

On my site I am only going to allow logged in users to post comments. I would like to allow logged in users to edit (and remove) only their own comments in another users' post (e.g. admin). For the ...
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All Posts Have The Same Comments

I'm getting a really weird bug. I'm getting the same comments from 1 specific post which is the "Hello world" for every single post! But when I remove a bit of code for a recent posts widget that I'm ...
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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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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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Comment form connection to Gravity Forms

I want to use the comment form I have built to then transfer data directly into an entry within Gravity Forms. I'm thinking it can work from this: Someone fills out comment form. If checkbox is ...
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Questions about using Disqus or Jetpack for comments [closed]

I'm looking for a good commenting plugin, I want to choose between Disqus and Jetpack, but I have a few questions I couldn't figure out myself. Hopefully you guys can help me out! :) 1) Where are ...
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Merge comments from Facebook with WP comments [closed]

I'm looking for a way to integrate Facebook comments (actual comments from facebook) into the comment section of a wordpress post? So what I need is; when someone comments on an URL-post on facebook ...
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“comments.php” not available after edit in WP administration

In the theme "Point", the page "comments.php" is not translated properly. I wanted to translate the labels manually (to french) in the WP administration editor but when I update the file, the comments ...
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Why are default comments deprecated?

I am developing a theme and, after calling comments_template(), noticed that "Theme without comments.php is deprecated since version 3.0". I created a comments.php in the root of my theme and copied ...
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Exclude the word comment from being referenced

Lately i m trying improve my SEO, and i found in Google Webmaster Tools that the mains keywords are 'Comment' & 'Read more' it s a bit frustrating. How can I say to the search egine dont ...
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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 open up comments to all visitors

The "Leave a Reply" section at the bottom of my pages is asking for a login before visitors can comment. Is there any way I can turn this off so anybody can leave a comment?
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Editing WordPress comments : generating comment from selection

On my website, I would like users to comment using a list, which will then generate a comment for the user. For example, the comments section will have a multi-select box asking " which part of the ...
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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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How to add text to the start of all comments?

For example somebody replies- Hi! This is a Comment! but is published as Text- Hi! This is a Comment! Any ideas folks? I'm totally stumped. I want to add the extra text so it appears within the ...
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Some comment box wordpress in 1 post [closed]

Can I add more sections to comment on the same post? For example, I have an Entry and it has 4 tabs, In every tab you need a comments section, Is this possible? Thanks
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Disqus comments and pingback script - how to change the order?

I am using the "modular demo solution without wp_list_comments()" for showing trackbacks and pingbacks next to Disqus comments. And I would like to know how to change the order of output? With these ...
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get_comment_meta not behaving as expected

I'm sure this must be a silly error by me but I haven't been able to solve it... I added an extra 'rating' field to my comments form so that users can rate posts. Everything works fine and by using ...
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Add action on delete comments?

I add some input fields to the comment form, and than this new data is stored on commentmeta table. When a comment is deleted, the data on commentmeta is still there. How can I delete these data ...