[wp-hackers] Disable comments on pages post type
Gavin.Pearce at 3seven9.com
Thu May 26 16:57:05 UTC 2011
If you have any pages setup already, it's worth running:
else you'll find some pages will still display the comments RSS feed in
the header etc ...
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[mailto:wp-hackers-bounces at lists.automattic.com] On Behalf Of Robert
Sent: 26 May 2011 15:22
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Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] Disable comments on pages post type
Hi Chris, John,
Thanks! Though removing the comment line from page.php would still show
the comments box in the back-end however, hence the problem.
I'll try your method John, and report back on results.
On 26/05/2011 15:19, Christopher Ross wrote:
> Hi Rob, John's point that remove_post_type_support( 'page', 'comments'
); will remove them is a great way to do it, except that it adds code to
the work WP has to do as opposed to removing the line takes away from
> I'd just open page.php and remove the comment line if you never want
it to be seen.
> On 2011-05-26, at 10:53 AM, Robert Lusby wrote:
>> What's the "best practise" way to disable comments support on the
"page" post types?
>> When creating a custom post type, you specify:
>> register_post_type('example', array('supports' =>
>> thus creating the comments functionality on the front-end, and the
back-end. Removing this, would remove the comments box from the
back-end, as well as not accepting posts on the front-end.
>> How do you modify the page post type to disable comments support?
>> I know you can obviously just "untick" the box under discussion, but
I'm looking to remove "comments" support from "page" post types
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