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Per author enable/disable comment notification

Is it possible to enable/disable comment notifications for each author? Some authors want to receive comment notifications. Others prefer not to get notified.
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Comments Module - edit comments

Using the native Comments Module, I have a comments form and entries on a page with a single blog entry. I am attempting to add an edit button to allow users to edit their comments on the front-end. ...
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How can I close comments on a mass scale?

Having just relaunched a site containing a decade of content, I'd like to close comments on everything over a couple years old. I thought there was something built in, but either it's not there or I ...
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How do you show the recent Disqus comments feed?

Does anyone know of a plugin to show the latest few Disqus comments that have been made across the entire site. Disqus seems to have deprecated their recent comments widget.
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{comment_total} Counts Remain After Deleting Comments

I just updated a site from EE1 to EE2 that had pretty much nothing but spam comments. I deleted all the comments with a query: DELETE FROM exp_comments WHERE status = 'o'; But on the blog listing ...
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Deleting 1,000s of spam comments

We are using LowNoSpam and it is working well. Very few spam comments get through. However the settings flagged them as spam and kept them closed. The person who was reviewing these didn't do that ...
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Allow non member comments

I'd like to allow anyone to comment through my EE site, but it seems that the standard comment module only allows a logged in user to comment. Is there a way to: allow any one to comment assume ...
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Comments Module {screen_name} -> {name} updating for previous comments?

Version is EE2.11.3. I have a private, members only blog with comments set up. When submitting comments, the {name} input field doesn't seem to do anything. The comments module always defaults to ...
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How to correctly use {if allow_comments}?

I'm having trouble grasping the usefulness of {if allow_comments}. The comment:entries loop and comments form code are both supposed to be outside of channel:entries, but presumable {if allow_comments}...
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How to list new entries and entries with new comments?

Looking for a way to list new entries, from multiple channels, and existing entries that have received comments - in the last n days. I'd be really grateful for any leads on how to do this! Best ...
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Setting up a comments section in expression engine

I am working on my blog/tutorial site and I have it set up so the main page displays my content and the user can click on an individual entry and go to a page that displays just that entry through my "...
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Twitter and Facebook login support in EE

What do you recommend for implementing EE member sign-on support using Facebook and Twitter accounts? We are having a lot of trouble with our CAPTCHAs with EE comments and so we are considering ...
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Submitting Comments from Control Panel

Hello ExpressionEngine gurus! Could someone please show me how to add comments to an ExpressionEngine 2-based site from its control panel, being logged in as a Super Admin (as opposed to entering ...
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Comments are appearing without moderation even though they're set to be moderated

I've got an ExpressionEngine 3.5.1 website and the comments posted by the public ('Guests' in EE speak, or non-logged in users) are appearing immediately after posting. We want the comments to go ...
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Member Group permissions and editing comments — can't get it to work

I've set up my templates to add in-place comment editing and deletion. It's working great, and should be a useful feature. However: Now that I'm ready to roll it out I'm attempting to test it with ...
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WYGWAM in comments form

I need to use WYGWAM in comment form. Now I use {exp:comment:form} as it is shown in EE documentation. But it is necessary for me that users could format the text with power of WYGWAM! How can I embed ...
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Comments - Convert HTML to character entities

I wanted all my private messages and comments HTML text to be converted to character entities. Fortunately for private messages, I was able to do it by setting a configuration via the Control Panel ...
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Expressionengine Comment Form And Entries Dissapear on some occassions

Very quick question. I'm relatively new to Expressionengine and unsure what could be causing my issue. So I have an Article template, inside of it I have comments: <!-- Comments --> <...
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Problem converting {comment_date} from string to var

Hi we're using channel ratings module, and want to run a routine that basically closes a comment if its rank is 1 at 30 days of age, rank 2 at 60 days etc. The {comment_date} is yeilding a 0 whenever ...
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How the Heck do I turn off Comment Notifications?

I want disable comment notifications going to the admin everytime a new comment is posted... But I can't find this setting in the maze that EE is. How can I turn this off? Where is this setting?
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Pending comment

think a stupid question but don't see it. I have two channels with comment possibilities one the comments are pending and the other directly post the comment on the site. I want to pending both but ...
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{exp:comment:notification_links} not displaying anything

I copied the example in the documentation to display {exp:comment:notification_links} {if subscribed} <h5><a href="{unsubscribe_link}">Unsubscribe to comment notification ...
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New comment email notification and ‘insert_comment_insert_array’ hook

I hame some input fields on my comment form, that I show for non-registered members. They are: ‘name’, ‘email’ and ‘comment text’. And my task was to add string “Guest” to text user typed in the ...
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Comment form json? [duplicate]

Just out of curiosity, is it possible to have a native comment-form return json instead of redirecting? Thanks! Steven
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Comment Form Custom Form Field

Is it possible to add custom form fields to the EE comment form? What I would like to do is to require people to be logged in members to post but allow them to comment anonymously. If I add a ...
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Comment Wont Appear

I copied my comment forms directly from my blog posts so I can use them also for comments on trainer pages but the same code that was working before wont work with my new channel. Link to example (...
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Commet Form Error: You are not allowed to post comments

Thanks For Taking The Time To Read! This has me a bit stumped: Error generates upon form submit. Live Site Checked several times for allowing comments in both System Settings & Channel First ...
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Comments Display Error

I have followed the EE 2.8.1 docs to create user comments to be displayed against the relevant channel entry on a singular page, as suggested. However, the comments from the whole channel overall are ...
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Import Comments from Facebook

If you have a Facebook-Page you know the «problem»: Users post their comments to the facebook-link instead of commenting on your own page. that itself is not the «problem» — the «problem» is, that ...
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EE 2.7 Comments defaulting to Open

I'm trying to build out a blog in EE, and even though i'm still a bit confused by some things my biggest issue is that all posted comments via {exp:comment:form} default to open. So i have a channel ...
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Has anyone integrated Livefyre comments with EE?

I'm interested in using the free version of Livefyre comments to replace my EE native module, at least for new content. Anyone had experience with this? I've seen Disqus plugins... Thanks, Matthew
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EE comments stopped working

Using EE 2.5.2 I'm not aware of any changes that I would have caused this, however, I'm getting a javascript error. Resource interpreted as Script but transferred with MIME type text/html: "mysite....
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Location in comment tag not being output

I have this code and it should output the location (I have checked that it exists in Expression Engine comment admin) but it doesn't output the data. I have look everywhere for a solution but nothing ...
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Filter comments by Entry Author in the Control Panel

I've been looking up the hooks that can be used with the Comment Module. But I don't think there is one I could use to filter the list of comments by entry author in the Control Panel. I'm trying to ...
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2 possibly related questions - Can't edit profiles - Can't post comments

So working on a blog, easy enough... The client has the following setup: Windows IIS7 EE v2.5.5 - Build Date: 20121220 Site located at www.mydomain.com (domain-1) Admin on another site like sub-...
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How to edit what is considered safe html for comments

I'd like to be able to edit what is considered safe html for comments. I searched devotee but there's no addon making this easy to do so I guess I need to hack the core files. Where would one go to do ...
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Comment form not submitting data, not returning to proper return URL

I have a comment form that is not functioning properly. When I try to submit a comment, nothing gets saved to the database, and instead of retuning me to the specified return URL it returns me to the ...
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Commenting is not available in this channel entry

I did a new entry on my web site today. For some reason, when I look at the comment page, it says "Commenting is not available in this channel entry." And, no comment form shows up. I checked the ...
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Is it possible to display number of comments pending moderation?

This is the first time in a while that I'm developing a site in EE2 that will use a moderated comment system. I'd like to make it really clear for the moderators when there are comments pending, but I'...
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Alphabetical Comment Order?

I’m using a modified comment form as a way to collect and display company names on this page: http://www.drivesmartva.org/current-projects/distracted-driving/distracted-driving-safety-partners/ The ...
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Comment_total is displaying total number of ALL comments, not just open status

I've been testing the default comments module, and noticed that when I use {comment_total} in the channel entries tag above my comments block, it displays the total amount of any comments for that ...
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Problems with user comments

I'm currently running EE ver 2.7.3 and can not get user comments to function properly. Issue 1: Comment form returns to an empty template. Upon submitting a comment, the returned page only displays ...
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Comment not showing on front end

What would cause a comment to NOT show on the front end when I can see it in the EE control panel? No errors at all. Guest can post entries, snaptcha is installed and email isnt required. site is ...
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Show a note that comments will be held for moderation after comment expiration

How can i show a note to users when the commenting period is expired (but commenting is not disabled)? Say, i allow 30 days for comments to be posted on an entry. Instead of disabling comments after ...
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Creating an Entry-Specific Comments RSS Feed

My client wants an RSS feed link near her comments form so users can subscribe to comments, which would update whenever someone posts a new comment. It's been quite a while since I've done something ...
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{email} and {url} returning admins info, not comment authors info

I’m trying to use these two template systems (xml templates, php enabled) to export EE (EE core version 2.7) blog entries into WordPress .wxr import format: These two templates are in a template ...
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Ajax commenting solution

Has anyone successfully wrote any scripts for ajax commenting in expression engine? I can't find any documentation that supports it for this style of commenting. Ellis Lab seem to have documentation ...
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Snippets breaking on one entry, but not others?

What would cause an EE template to barf on one set of comments but not another? For example, the comments on this page are messed up: http://alistapart.com/comments/seo But it doesn't seem to be ...
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Multiple comment forms on single page/template

I keep reading everywhere that the actual comment:entries tag and comment:form tag should be used on a single entry view template. https://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/comment/#id38 ...
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Offloading comments/login to thirdparty from Expressionengine to speed up website

Developing for potential high traffic website (Startup) which will be kind of like a news website ( Heavy on reading). One of the ways user will interact will be through comments. Thus a social login ...