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How to modify core when there is no hook?

I want to add a custom HTML5 attribute to the <form> element in the comments form. Since the form field itself is generated by comment_form(), and there is no hook to edit within the opening ...
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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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How can I make Disqus comments not show up on pages?

I use Disqus to manage my comments. I'd like it to appear only on posts, and not on pages. How can I do that? If there's a way to selectively show it on some pages that'd be great, but in general ...
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Disable comments and pingbacks on old custom post types

This SQL code will disable pingbacks on old posts and pages: UPDATE wp_posts SET ping_status='closed' WHERE post_status = 'publish' AND post_type = 'post'; UPDATE wp_posts SET ping_status='closed' ...
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Display category-specific comments in sidebar

I'm trying to display comments in the sidebar from only the current category. So far I've got this: <?php // Posts per page setting $ppp = 8; //get_option('posts_per_page'); // either use ...
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HTML tags in comments

I'm using latest Wordpress & Thesis theme. I have a technical blog where i want users to be able to put comments in the code. When i try to add a code to the comment (as a non logged in user) ...
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Why are the comments disabled by default on my custom_post_types?

I am using a custom post type + taxonomies in a podcast solution for a client. The setting (settings >> discussion) for comments is set to "allow comments". When I add / edit posts under the "posts" ...
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Outputting complete custom comment form

Need to implement the following bootstrap layout in twenty twelve comment form - <div class="sub-figure"> <div class="sub-post-title"> <h4 class="recent-title">Leave A ...
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How to use the 'comments_number' filter?

I'm not sure how to use this filter. Could someone show me an example? I'm trying to change ('0', '1', '%') to ('0 Comments', '1 Comment', '% Comments'). I'm using this function to get the comments ...
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How to make a sortable comment column?

Is there a way to make sortable comment columns? I have managed to create the column and to populate it, but i don't know how to make it sortable. I've found a lot of solution for sortable post ...
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How to add a spam button to comments in frontend

I already have a delete link for my comments and it looks like this: <?php if ( current_user_can('edit_post', $comment->comment_post_ID) ) { ?> <?php $url = ...
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Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, func

I have installed Wordpress in my localhost server. I am a creating custom menu. When I try to remove the existing "primary" menu from it, I get this error Warning: call_user_func_array() expects ...
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Create a registration page for members

I wanna authorised comments for members only, i have created a comments page but i don't know how to redirect unconnected people to registration page or login page. thats my comments page. enter ...
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Add Wordpress comments submission in a blank php page

I have installed Wordpress in a directory in my domain. In base of my domain I have a simple html/php page with a small submit form ( so website load time is minimal). I woul like to add the ...
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Comment as post - understanding wp_list_comments

I'm creating a site where a central question will be posed on the front page with excerpted first-tier comments linking to a page with the full first-tier comment, presented almost as a post, with ...
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edit-comments.php in Admin - how to change 'Comments' title?

How can I change the title 'Comments' on the edit-comments.php page in the admin area? Thank you
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Show count of all comments by meta_value from a users posts

I'm trying to display the total number of comments for a users posts limited to a comment meta. I've tried using both get_comments() and WP_Comment_Query() but I get the same result of "1" for the ...
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Comment reply problem: Maximum call stack size exceeded

For a client I was asked to add nested comments to the theme. I followed the way twentyfifteen does this to the letter, yet when I click 'Reply', both Chrome and Safari give me the 'Maximum call stack ...
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How do we remove the H3 tag for the reply-title I.D

We're doing some SEO tweaking to a site, and our SEO guru informs us that we need to remove the <h3> tags from the #reply-title element, output from line 1554 of comments-template.php. It's the ...
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Manually call a WP class, e.g. wp-comments-list-table?

How would I output a class such as the admin comments table (wp-comments-list-table.php) on my own page? Thanks in advance
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Wordpress commenting in a site loaded via iframe

We've an issue here with WordPress loading via an iframe in a magento site. After posting a comment on the blog, the redirect to post comments is extremely slow and seems to timeout. Tried the ...
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547 views

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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Creating a comments voting system

I am trying to put together a voting system for comments and I can't figure out how to make the jQuery function to work. Here is the php function that updates the comment meta with the new vote count ...
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What kind of HTML tags can be put in text area

I'm working on a wordpress website right now and I have this problem . Here is the problem: When the user type something in comment textarea and use one of those texteditor objects(justifyLeft ...
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Actual comments not showing, but form is?

I have edited the comments form to remove a few fields and now the approved comments don't show up, just the form itself. What am I missing from this? <?php $comment_args = array( 'fields' ...
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Where to remove <link> from comment's feed?

I can't seem to find where to delete/comment the line that prints: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="[site title] [single title] RSS de los comentarios" ...
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How to change i18n/l10n of #reply-title? (Old title: Comment reply link not working)

I'm developing a new theme and plugins for it. Unfortunately, the comment reply link is broken. Instead of moving the comment reply textarea, the page is reloaded by adding e.g. ?replytocom=2#respond ...
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Custom post type: can't enable comments by default

I want to enable comments for custom post types just like they are for standard posts, but can't seem to get it to work. In functions.php, as part of registering my custom post type, I have this: ...
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Post comments getting added to unrelated media, not post

I'm in the process of setting up and testing a new WP install (this is my first time setting up my own WP site). With a test user I added a comment to a post. After refreshing the post page a few ...
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How do I show rating stars in admin comments columns?

I have a custom post type where I use a slightly altered comments template converting the default comments into a 5 star rating and reviews function. It works as expected just as it should. From the ...
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get_comments_number() vs. get_post_field( 'comment_count', ID )

When I want to show the number of comments a post has - and I'm within the loop - which function is recommended to use? get_post_field( 'comment_count', get_the_ID() ) or get_comments_number() ...
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Minimum allowed comment length only on a specific page

This is the function I use to only allow comments longer than 60 chars: add_filter( 'preprocess_comment', 'wpb_preprocess_comment' ); function wpb_preprocess_comment($comment) { if ( strlen( ...
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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?