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Control Panel Location: CP Overview ‣ Review All New
The Comment Module Control Panel allows you to moderate comments. By
using the drop-down menus the list can be filtered by channel, comment
status, or date range. You can select multiple comments
using the checkboxes on the right, then either delete them or change
their status using the option menu at the bottom of the page.
The main table shows the following columns:
Comment administration permissions are set on a per member group basis
in Create/Edit Member Groups.
In order to moderate comments, the member must have access to
the Comment Module Control Panel.
This screen allows you to edit Comment settings. Note that much of the
behavior of the Comment Module is determined on a per Channel basis, and
thus found in the Comment Posting Preferences section of the
Word censoring normally applies to the
entire site, affecting both channel entries and comments. This setting
allows you to apply word censoring to comments, even when it is not
By default, comments are no longer accepted for entries after their
comment expiration date has passed. Select this preference to override
that behavior and allow moderated comments on entries after comment
Set the length of time in seconds that members have to edit their
comments on the front end of the site. Set to “0” for no limit.
Members in the Super Admin group are exempt from this time limit.
The edit page shows the recorded comment data and allows editing of the
Comments by registered members will use the member data when displaying
name, email, URL and location. Thus these fields will not be editable
for registered members.
If accessed by an administrator with only ‘Can Moderate Comments’
privileges, only the status will be editable.
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