How to Enable and Disable comment on WordPress

Below is an easy step by step guide with images on how you can easily Disable & Enable comments on a WordPress website. You’ll learn:

  • How to Disable & Enable comment on a single page/post and
  • How to Disable and Enable comment on multiple page/post

Lets get started

Method 1 (Multiple post/page)

  1. Login to your Admin page (dashboard) using your Username & password. (www.yourdomain.com/wp-login.php)
  2. Navigate to Posts => All Post
  3. At the left, Select post you’d like to modify
  4. From the right top, Click “Edit” from the “Bulk Actions” drop-down menu
  5. Click “Apply”
  6. At the right set “Comments” to “Do not allow”
  7. Click the “Update” button

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Apply same steps above for Post as-well.

Method 2 (Single post/page)

To change comment on a single Post/Page you already published

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Click “screen Options”

 

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Disable “All comment”

 

  1. Locate the Post/Page on your WordPress dashboard
  2. At the top right, click “Screen Option
  3. Check/Uncheck “Discussion”
  4. Now scroll down and check or uncheck “All comments” and “All trackbacks on this page
  5. Click update and you’re done.

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