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Count all comments of a custom post type

I know how to count comment per post, user and in total but i am having problems getting the total amount of comments post in a specific post type. I guess i can loop trough all the posts and count ...
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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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Comments - Ensure the correct field is highlighted for nested replies

I've got my comments working great, well.... Just about Great!!!! I'm a passionate UX guy doing my blog. I've got the comments form to beautifully reposition its self under neath a comment so that it ...
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Apply comment to different post (not the current post) [duplicate]

I'm building a scrolling page website and on that page I have comment form and some posts from different categories. Comments applied to wrong post. Is there a way to choose the post I want ? ...
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wp-editor-area textarea disapear on cancel-comment-reply-link click

I am using this tutorial to implent the wp_editor in comments. everything went fine except when i click on cancel-comment-reply-link. the form move on to its initial position on the bottom of ...
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Deleting the attached “comment replies” when trashing a comment

When sending a comment to the bin, the attached "comment replies" does not get trashed or deleted. How can you configure wordpress so that when you trash a comment, the comment replies automatically ...
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How do I set up real anonymous posting in bbpress forums? [closed]

I have bbpress-post-topics plugin installed so that my comments forms are replaced by a bbpress forum topic, it's working but I would like to enable anonymous posting. Currently, as you can see ...
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Conditionally process comments while ignoring replies

I use a WordPress theme that awards users points (kept track of in user meta-data) for posting comments. However, they are not awarded points for replying to a comment. When I move a comment to the ...
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What's the difference with trash_comment and wp_trash_comment?

I don't understand when I'm suppose to use trash_comment over wp_trash_comment. What's the difference?
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What is the point of get_comment_count() if you cannot limit by a comment type?

We are finding that large WooCommerce sites run very slow. Amongst many issues, this one has me scratching my head. WooComemrce stores order notes in the comments table, giving them a comment_type of ...
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How to load comment form with AJAX?

We have a Wordpress website with a large number of logged in users. Hence, we cache as much as possible, which includes post pages. We've setup our website so that that the page is mainly dynamic, so ...
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Wordpress comment for virtual page

How to create separate comment section for all the virtual pages? Is this even possible? Do I have to create separate table to store the comments and do all the work myself or is there any ...
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check if a comment was made by a registered user

Is there any Conditional Tag to check whether a comment is made by registered user or not?
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Get comment content by comment ID

So I've been trying for a hour or so now to list comment by it's ID. I've tried the get_comment($id, $output) function but it didn't work well, so I went back to whatever is shown below, but it just ...
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Changing comment_count to views

I have a plugin installed to show the latest popular posts based on number of comments. But comments are disabled on my website. How can I change it to number of views? And do I need to install ...
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Number of unpublished comments for each post

How can I show the number of unpublished comments for each post in a theme? I have searched, but I found nothing. I also need to show published comments number for each post.
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Comment-Meta doesn't work with latest wordpress update

I already had this script working, but since the last update of the wordpress core it doesn't save the comment-meta anymore. /** * Comments Winner */ // Add new heading to comments tables ...
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Sort post by last commented

I tried this : <?php if ( have_posts() ) : query_posts(array('orderby_last_comment' => true)); ?> But it's not working
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Listing comment author role code problem

I use the following code on comments template: <?php $user = get_userdata($comment->user_id); echo $user->roles[0]; ?> But the weird thing is that it is ...
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Comments orderby comment date not working

I have a template to get the comment replies to a user and display it on a static page. It works reasonably well in so far as the correct comments are displayed but whatever I try I can't get the ...
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Genesis framework comments broken?

I got a really weird problem. Im using a Child theme which using the Genesis framework. I was using Akismet plugin to stop the spammers and it was workin just fine. Recently i just made a comment by ...
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What is the earliest hook comment meta can be saved?

I'm trying to integrate a new security checker service into WordPress comments. My goal is to tell the service's api to scan all links in a comment. My question is: what is the earliest (or most ...
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User's Comments Number: Storing it in a meta field for different uses

As I am building a new website where tracking users' information is key to engage, etc..., I found it important to be able to store users' number of counts as a meta. The main reason for storing the ...
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Wrong IP address in comment section

I have noticed that the last few times in which I have linked to an old post of mine from my latest post, my IP address in the Comments section is wrong (sometimes my IP address appears in the form ...
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Display avatar with comment form?

I can display the current user's avatar alongside the comment form when posting a new comment with $current_user = wp_get_current_user(); if ( ($current_user instanceof WP_User) ) { echo get_avatar(...
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Link to a User's Forum Profile From Their Comment

How do I link a user's forum profile from their name in their comment. So far I've got this code in functions.php but it doesn't seem to work: function force_comment_author_url($comment) { // does ...
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How can I change the label “Comments” to “Review” everywhere in the WP installation without translation

Got the way to change the labels everywhere for the post_type "Post". For a customer site, I need to use the WordPress comments. Just need to change the label from "Comments/Comment" to "Review" ...
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Applying same style to all the comments on the page

I have this code below: #comment-1, #comment-2, #comment-3 { width: 70%; margin: 1em 0 0.5em 0; } This CSS is to format the comments for them to be 70% of the parent div's width. I ...
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Removing <li> from Comment

I'm making a custom comment template, and I do not wish to use a list to display comments. By default, WordPress puts the following at the end of every comment: </li><!-- #comment-## --> ...
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How to override function twentyten_comment

I am running the Twenty Ten theme. I want to override comment formatting for certain posts. After researching how to do this, I copied the twentyten_comment function from the parent theme (twentyten)...
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How to add a privacy-checkbox in comment-template?

i need to add a privacy-checkbox to the file comment-template.php. I created the checkbox and a paragraph and it looks fine, so far. <input type="checkbox" name="privacy" value="privacy-key" class=...
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Comment notification not working

I use a different theme named Team Talk (Premium). Since I use this theme, I don't receive the new comment notification by email. I don't know where to look at but I found this in my new theme : ...
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How to deal with spam comments and distinguish them from non-spam comments?

I have something like 10000 comments. They are probably all spam except for one or two. And they are all waiting for me to approve them. Is there a free solution to this issue? Thank you!
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Appended comments but they show up above the content instead of below

I am trying to append a comments template to the end of the flash object in this plugin file. Below is the full code. To pinpoint exactly where I added the comments template, please refer to this ...
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Wordpress - show number of comments for each post in widget

I have installed a plugin that lets me put a PHP code into the widget - basically, what I want to do is to create a "recent posts" area, where you can see a cover of the post (featured image's ...
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Customise Comment form

I am trying to customise the comment form so I can clearly edit the labels and style them. <?php comment_form( $args = array( 'id_form' => 'commentform', // that's the ...
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How can I get a comment ID on Submit?

I've added an attachment field to my comment form. It stores the files on Amazon AWS and writes the URL, user ID, post ID, and a few other things to a custom table. I'm having some difficulty getting ...
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Auto disable comments with custom field

i have this code to disable comments after X days based on publish date. How can edit this code to auto close comments based on a specific date using custom field? Thank you. function close_comments( ...
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loop with the last commenter on each post on specific category

Hi i have the following code that lists the posts from specific category and the date, post author, the last comment author, last comment date and the avatar for comment author for each post on the ...
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Only display posts with comments

I would like to query out only posts that have comments. So posts with comment_count = 0 won't show but anything above that will. This is what i query but it still picks out posts that doesen't have ...
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Does not show comment list

I can not see comments on my post. There is the code I use: <?php if($comments) : ?> <ol class="post_comment_list clearfix"> <?php foreach($comments as $comment) : ?> <...
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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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How do I call comments_template(); from a plugin file?

I am trying to call comments_template(); from a plugin file. Specifically, it's the player.php file from the plugin All Video Gallery. Below is the file itself. <?php require_once('ismobile.php');...
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using comments_template() in custom single-portfolio.php

I am wanting my users to be able to post comments on my portfolio page. Ive created a portfolio page using custom posts. On my blog i am using the comments_template(); and then on the comments.php i ...
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Comments Pagination as an unordered list

I am currently using <?php paginate_comments_links(); ?> to display comments pagination. How can I customise this so that it uses a UL and LI? (Such as is possible with custom post pagination). ...
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How to 'If Author' Comments Check

I would like to add extra markup to a comment made by the site admin/post author. Is there a check for this and how would I add it to my code below? Basically, if the comment is from the post author ...
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your comment awaiting moderation message sometimes not appearing

On a new wordpress site I realise that sometimes when testing the comments feature for posts that the "your comment is awiting moderation" message does not appear. When a comment is posted, the url ...
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get comments by current user inside page template

I want to add a page template inside my custom post type and retrieve inside that page the comments posted by current user. I have this code for getting the current user: <!-- GET CURRENT USER --...
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How to show Disqus comments and pingbacks?

I use disqus to handle comments on my blog. I also like to have pingbacks from various posts back and forth to each other (and from outside sources. However, I noticed today that while the comment ...
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changing default comment form arguments [duplicate]

I want to change the default comment form title_reply, label_submit ... just on my CPT without affecting the default comment form but I can't get it to work without affecting the default ones. First ...