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How to check for specific content in comments in the loop

I'm using the following conditional code to check if any comments on a given post contains a certain string. -The word 'CHANGES' in this case. I have it working if I specify the comment_ID directly, ...
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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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Get a List of All Commenters on the Current Post

I'm trying to get a list of everyone who's commented on a post, and then check that list against the current logged in user. If the current logged in user is included in that list, then I don't show ...
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get_comments function returns diffrent values on different accounts, why?

If I am on my admin user, the function get_comments() returns the array of comments in the template, but for the subscriber, the array is just empty. I tried to add permission to the user but it ...
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get_comments() returns empty array if called through AJAX

I'm facing a quite strange issue with a simple get_comments() implementation in admin panel. Code is this (post ID is truly 1234) get_comments('post_id=1234&status=approve'); It returns proper ...
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Admin comment always on top of comment list / nested replies - possible?

I'd really just like a push in the right direction for this.. using a callback for a custom comment display so I can have 4 different forms of code and styles for: normal 'parent' comment normal ...
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Exclude specific user_id from args in get_comments

I'm basically using a 'latest comments' system on multiple pages where one specific user is listed as the first reply for a comment - highlighted with special CSS - and then 2-3 normal users below ...
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Problem displaying replies as part of author's latest comments on author page

I've based a lot of my method on this thread here I can currently display 5 latest comments on an author template page. I want to display the latest 3 replies from any user for each 'main' comment ...
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get only one last comment from each post

Lets say I have 5 posts where most recent comments placed. How can I get one comment per each of these posts? I want to use get_comments(). Is it possible? Post1: Comment 1 Comment 6 Post2: ...
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Commenter should see only his comments in wordpress

I'm building a site for a research and my participants will be all logged in to use the site. I would like to make these participants able to see only their own comments, so other users' comments will ...
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get_comments not working on custom post types

I am trying to get all the comments of the logged in user in the "foods" CPT but I'm still with no success. Here's my code: <?php $args = array( 'user_id' => $user->ID, ...
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Is there a better way to check for a new comment?

I have some code that runs on the client that checks every 30 seconds or so for new comments, and if a new comment is found the user is alerted. The check count the comments on a page, and returns ...
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get_comments not working consistantly with post_id

I am trying to get comments from another post. I am getting the post_id and doing a check to see if it has comments I can get the comments for the current post every time but for the other post I am ...
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Custom Nested Wordpress Comments with avatar

I am developing a theme and has no idea how wordpress handles the comment outputs. I have wp_list_comments in my comments.php, but I'm not sure how to customize the output to get the desired output ...
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How to get comment_ID by post_ID in wordpress

I used get_comment() but its parameter is $comment_ID which I has to enter manually for previous comments from wp_comments instead of that I need to get current comment means last updated comment ...
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Adding Parameters to get_comment

I have a code like this: <?php $comments = get_comments( 'post_id=' . $post->ID ); echo get_comment_author($comments[0]->comment_ID); ?> <br /> <?php $comments = get_comments( ...
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How to limit users to one comment per post

I am using WordPress as a petition site and hacking the comments system to work as the petition signup. I would like to find out how I can limit a user to post only one comment per post. So far I can ...
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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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How can I grab and show the reader comments of my site

How can I grab and show the reader comments of my news site in a different page? Suppose, I have comments on a news site, into my posts. I want to show the comments (only the comments) into a ...
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How does “Your comment is awaiting moderation” work?

The question here is if someone could help me to make the comment "Your comment is awaiting moderation" work correctly for custom page. It works ok for standard Wordpress page but not for my own page. ...
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Comment `Reply` link doesn't work if comments are loaded from ajax

I am writing a plugin that displays custom home page that is in fact only one post with comments. The first time home page is displayed by the initial call by php. Then user can click a menu button to ...
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Inserting a random number into an array [closed]

So what im trying to do is make a random offset for 'top comment', at the moment it's working great(with no offset) but I want to randomise the offset so it displays 1 of the top 5 comments by ...
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Change Wordpress comments url / word

Is this possible? For example, I want to change http://mysitesitesite.com/post-name/comment-page-1/#comment-452 to http://mysitesitesite.com/post-name/custonname-1/#customname-452 What should I ...
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How to get posts and comments amount per hour, per year and per month?

I have this snippet: function count_user_comments_today( $uid ){ global $wpdb; $today = date('Y-m-d'); $tomorrow = date('Y-m-d', time() + 86400); $count = $wpdb->get_var( ...
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Get first comment link on the post itself

I have this function and a link to a post: <?php foreach ($results as $id) { $post = &get_post( $id->ID ); setup_postdata($post); <li><a <?php href="<?php ...
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Get url/link to latest comments in a post

I have a post list in WordPress where people can see the most recently commented posts. They will appear above the list. That's fine, but now, I have 300 comments on the same posts and I don't want ...
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Getting comment count per post not working

I have this function: <?php $popular = new WP_Query('orderby=comment_count&posts_per_page=5'); ?> <?php while ($popular->have_posts()) : $popular->the_post(); ?> ...
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How to get recent comment link

I'm getting 5 recent comments into my sidebar using the following code: <?php $recent_comments = get_comments('status=approve&number=5'); ?> <?php foreach ($recent_comments as $comment) ...
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Author page link in comments is different than in posts?

When I hover over the comment author link on my comments, it shows a link like http://mysitenameeeee.com/?author=24 After I click it, it gets me to /author/authorname, which is fine, but I don't want ...
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How to get most recent commented post above new submitted post in Wordpress?

I have this function: $ids = $wpdb->get_col("SELECT DISTINCT comment_post_ID FROM $wpdb->comments ORDER BY comment_date DESC LIMIT 0 , 30"); foreach ($ids as $id) { $post = &get_post( ...
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Get comments only for certain specific users in template file

To return comments for a specific user, I use the code below: $arg = array('user_id' => $userID); $coms= get_comments( $arg ); How can I modify the arguments of this function so that I get ...
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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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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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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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Display User Role Next To Comment

I've search around but I can't seem to find exactly what I'm looking for and for the first time I don't even know where to start. How do I display the user role (Admin, Editor, Author Contributor, ...
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get recent comments of a particular category

I am using get_comments('status=approve&number=5') to display recent comments in my wordpress sidebar. I need to display the recent comments of a particular category. How to do this?
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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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get_comments_number of depth-1 (Level 1) (1 post)

I selected only 2 levels of comment for my wordpress site. How can I display the number of comment of the first level ? (Depth-1)
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get_comments() where parent is not 0

I need a way to get just the comments that aren't top level i.e. where parent is not 0. I've tried: $args = array( 'parent' => -0 ); $comments = get_comments($args); I know the parent ...
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paginate_comments_links() not working

I'm using paginate_comments_links() to get all the comments by the current user: <?php global $current_user; get_currentuserinfo(); $userid = $current_user->ID; $args = array( 'user_id' ...
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Get the latest comment from a custom post type where depth = 1?

Happy new year everyone. I've been struggling with this one for a while. I need to get the latest comment from a custom post type, but ignore any child comments i.e. only look at comments with a ...
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How to get comments with mixed status using get_comments?

Is there a way to get comments with more than one status using get_comments function? Let's say I would like to get both trash and hold comments. It is possible to do the same with posts: ...
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Get only one comment per post with get_comments

Is there a way to limit get_comments results to just the latest comment from every post?
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Comment number does not increment

I am making a custom wordpress theme and when I add a comment to a post and retrieve the number of comments using get_comments_number() the number does not change. I do know the function works ...
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Load comments per post on click with AJAX

I'm working on a theme that uses a slider to display blog posts. Beneath the slider is a pagination that displays like a timeline, with a date instead of a page number, calling the corresponding blog ...
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Aggregate comments, with pagination

I want to build a page that would display all comments, regardless of which post they're attached to. I also want that page to be paginated, since it'll potentially have 10,000+ comments. I'm not ...
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Display number of comment replies

I want to show the 3 most recent comments and have a small div underneath that shows how many replies each comment has (count how many comments where comment_parent => comment_ID). I do this by ...
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Get comments for more than one post

I would like to get all the comments for a group of post (not only one post. I tried $comment_args = array('number' => '14', 'post_id' => '10,20,30,40' ); $comments = ...
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Get comments after specific date

I don't think this is a parameter in get_comments( $args ); so I'm using a SQL statement. First I obtain a comment date from a separate table I created. Afterwards, I want to retrieve all comments ...
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Display of comment_date within get_comments?

Any way to change how the date is displayed with get_comments..? I have the following.. <?php $comments = get_comments( array( 'post_id' => $post->ID, 'number' => ...