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delete user not working

Im just noticed that when I try to delete an user does remove the user, but not their comments. Also choosing the option to change the deleted user's post author to admin does not work either. Is ...
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Identify and display the fact that user is admin next to username in comment section

For all users to see. Not only the admin in cause. Also I am using a plugin called simple user ranking for displaying the user rank which is calculated for the number of comments posted, so I need to ...
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Display all comments or recent comments per user on author page

I have author pages for each author and I want to see all of their comments (or all of their recent comments) if I click on their nickname. How can I do this? I tried the beneath code, but that does ...
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Show comment number per author per day

Is this possible? I've never seen it used, but I need it... I want to show for each author (if they are logged in) on their own profile page, the amount of comments they have posted today. If the day ...
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How to output comments number of a post per day?

I have a question about the comment numbers in a post... For now, I can output the total number of a comment inside a post outside the loop. That's cool enough, but I want to get show the comment ...
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ol children instead of ul children

I've created a new walker class to display a custom layout when using the wp_list_comments(); function and this is perfect, the only thing is that all replies to one comment are listed in a <ul> ...
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Can't show comments count per post outside loop

How can I show the amount of a comment per post outside the loop? I tried this in a function already: ' . get_comments_number . ' , but that outputted the text "array" on the screen... What do I have ...
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If post exists, make it a comment in existing post with same name?

Is it possible to make a comment out of a post that already exists (with the same name). For example, if the post 'Hello World' exists and a users posts another 'Hello World' post, it should make the ...
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Returning error upon comment being flagged as spam

Hello Im using a custom filter that hooks to pre_comment_approved to look for bad words in a custom way. Now when the comment gets flagged it returns spam. How could I post back an error to the ...
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Enable comments for post when comments meta box removed

I've hit the issue described in '11: "Enable comments for post with comments meta box removed" and I'd like to ask for your help to adapt the mentioned there code to the current wordpress version. I ...
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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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comments are going to spam

Why all wordpress comments are going to spam? I didn't installed any plugins to protect blog from comment and trackback spam. Please help me to find a solution.
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How can someone submit a comment when my site has no comment field?

I was a bit surprised when I got a message that a comment was awaiting moderation on a website where I have I have turned off Allow people to post comments on new articles and there are no comment ...
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Can I use WP comments for custom tables?

I'm using WP as the framework for my site and I have a bunch of custom tables. Now I need to allow users to write comments to various entities. Let's say one entity is image and I want users to ...
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Comment Blacklist

I have a list of words that I placed in my blacklist_key option values update_option( 'blacklist_keys', $words);. But I still can make a comment with such words. Any ideas? I can't answer my question ...
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How many members have made comments approved for an article?

Good afternoon. Please, I would like to have a function that calculates for each post displayed (one by one), not how many comments, but how many are the authors of the comments for the post viewed at ...
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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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Comment Moderation and CDN Caching

I work on a site that is entirely cached by a CDN. We are about to roll out comments and will be moderating every comment before it goes live. When someone posts a comment and the page is rendered ...
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How to get a value from comment meta

I've add the field country in the comment form. Working nice and I can see the value in the table commentmeta. Now I try to display this value in my comment list. In my single.php I call the list ...
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How to remove the number of a comment in the url slug?

Searched through google but can't find anything related to it. Either I don't know what terms to use when searching or there's nothing about it. I want to remove #comment-* we all know that it ...
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Adding another state (spam, reject, approve) to wordpress comments?

i know this might sound a bit weird, but what I'm trying to do is rather simple in mind but may be technically difficult. I'm running small contests on my wordpress site where I ask users to leave a ...
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Why is styling comments so complex?

I've been building a theme completely from scratch and after a straightforward process up to this point, I've reached the comments.php file. Again, nothing too out of the ordinary, until this: ...
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Comment moderation with disqus comments

Comment moderation on custom post types this answer shows moderation on custom posts. Is this possible with disqus?
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295 views

How do i hide all comments from logged out users

Is there a way to remove published comments so they're hidden for logged out users?
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Removing the comment function within wordpress

I'm using wordpress for my company website but I want to remove the comments function completely so not just by unchecking a "alow comments" within every page. I did some googeling and the said I was ...
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Wp admin - Set default value to 999 in comments

When you are at the comments menu in wp-admin you only see 20 comments at the time, so if you want to delete alla comments you can ONLY mark the 20 comments you see on current page. It dosent mark ...
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comments_number display outside specified span

I want to display the number of comments a particular post has, so i thought i'd use comments_number, however when i use this the comment number gets printed outside of the span it's supposed to be ...
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display only parent replies count in index.php

Currently my posts display the total count of comments (i.e both replies and sub-comments). I want to display only the number of reply count in my index.php (and not comments for a reply) for each ...
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Loading Multiple Comments Pages via Ajax?

I have been searching Google and still haven't found any great ideas for making comments pages load via Ajax. After searching SE I found this older thread from just a few months ago which provides a ...
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Comments not displaying after changing theme

The 'Leave a Reply' section at the end of my posts are not displaying after changing to the 'The Morning After' theme. Comments and reply sections are displaying when I revert to the Twenty Eleven ...
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Alternative to the filter comment_reply_link

I'm making a plugin and need to add a link to every comment on the front-end. I've used the filter comment_reply_link but that filter doesn't work when we're on the lowest level of threaded comments ...
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How To Disable Comments On New Page

I am writing a plugin that upon activation, it creates a few new pages. On these pages, I want to disable the comments option. I am adding the new pages via the code below: $page['post_type'] = ...
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Linking comments from registered users to their profile pages

I am trying to find a way to link the 'username' in comments from registered and logged in users to their profile pages instead of their website URL. And comments from unregistered users to their ...
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Plugin: How should I handle deleting comments?

I am writing a plugin that creates an api for a custom post type. Users can comments on the custom post types and the comments are added using WP core comment methods. My question arises when trying ...
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Why do I get email notifications about comments that Wordpress has already determined are spam?

I have a wordpress.org blog that I host on my own site. I have the Akismet plugin installed, and in general I keep both up-to-date (e.g. at the moment, Akismet is at version 2.5.7, and Wordpress at ...
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Changes in comments.php in the child theme does not show up on the site

I am trying to customize the comments template in the comments.php and so have made some changes to the code, including a call back function in wp_list_comments() (which I have defined in ...
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wp_query select if have comments

I previously asked and accepted a similar question here: wp_query and comment_parent - select only posts with top level comments So I'm trying to use wp_query to select only posts that have comments. ...
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One comment per user email per post

i have this code to limit the comments per user. <!-- #only one comment --> <?php global $current_user,$post; $args = array('user_id' => $current_user->ID,'post_id' => ...
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Facebook comments widget - App ID

I have installed a Facebook comments widget that seems to be working just fine without the App ID. Is the App ID really necessary? What advantages will it give me if I add it?
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adding a text message beside the comment submit button

What is the cleanest way to display a text message beside the submit button like this in screen shot: I am currently doing it by editing the file wp-includes/comment-template line 1577 (wordpress ...
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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 make all the posts commentable by default? Imputs in Settings/Discussions are not saved

I've modified my website quite a bit and now looks almost as I desire. I've set all the posts to be commentable in Settings/Discussions but it seems that this imput is not saved and new posts by ...
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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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Function to prevent users from trashing comments

Is there any way to prevent/hide trash button for comments? Note that I only want to prevent users from emptying the trash for comments. Can't seem to find a way. Is there any possible way to do that ...
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Comments screen in backend, how to disable visual editor when replying to a comment

I'm almost done to create my project with WP and all the steps taken have brought me almost to the finish line. The following recent answers I had were able to help me customizing the comments area: ...
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Facebook comments box on front page

I have a WordPress 3.5.1 installation on my WordPress Shack, with the Facebook plugin 1.3.1 installed and the TwentyTwelve 1.1 theme. I have the settings on Facebook - Comments box so that I display ...
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Comments screen in backend, how to disable email address of commenter for non admins

I'm trying to configure the comments screen in the backend to fit my project. I've already been able to take a first step by resolving this question: Comments screen in backend, how to disable Quick ...
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Comments screen in backend, how to disable Quick Edit | Edit | History | Spam | for non admins

I'm trying to adjust the comments screen for non admins to my project. Right now I'd like to disable Quick Edit | Edit | History | Spam under any comment left for any post created by the user. ...
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show posts from one category with comments only

Would anybody have a good idea for getting the WP to spit out all posts from a category with (approved) comments only? I have an ecommerce site set up, and treat comments on product posts as ...
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Comments are invisible, what's the problem with wp_list_comments?

My code is the following: <?php get_header(); ?> <div id="main-content"> <section id="primary"> <!-- <h2 class="cat-title">Latest news</h2> --> ...