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suerama+    2
suerama

SITE: http://stayandplayforsmalldogs.com

My posts have no comment fields.

I checked off "allow people to post comments on new articles" in Discussion Settings.

I don't have commenting turned off anywhere that I can find, neither on the individual posts nor on the Blog Post Template.

Is there anywhere else I should check?

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Danny    1,327
Danny

Hi,

Make sure you have the Comments section active on your Blog Post template, in Drag and Drop.


Please search our forums, before posting!

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suerama+    2
suerama

Yes, it is active in the Blog Post template, in Drag and Drop, it is sitting under the Share Bar and above Post/Page Pagination.

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suerama+    2
suerama

Thanks, all. I discovered the issue. The posts created while I had disabled commenting remain without comments available after having enabled them. Apparently that cannot be reversed. However, new posts do have comments enabled.

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Jenny    33
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You can re-enable comments on old posts. Just edit the posts and check the box to allow comments. :)


Jenny :: Web designer at Simple Mama (follow me at @simplemamacom)

Check out Share Me, a social sharing add-on for DMS that is super simple to set up.

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