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    I must be blind- I can’t find an option in the 0.72 version of wordpress that’ll let me disable anonymous comments. Could someone post me a method? That’d be super. 🙂

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    Dangit you’re right. And I had it set “properly.” What I have is some nimrod putting “anonymous” and a fake email address in the form. 🙁

    well if u want to moderate comment, 1.xx is the way to go.
    pick the latest nightly from

    Is there any way to require users to register on your site before posting comments? They might still enter a fake address, but it would make it a little harder to post anonymously.

    What I would like is to be able to require a username, but not a password. Is this possible?

    Yes, will the ability to require users to register before posting comments be added soon? I have a problem on my site with anonymous posters using spoofed addresses, ips, and even browsers to post spam advertisements to it. It gets somewhat annoying to have to delete 20 comments a day from this fake person (ads for gambling, prescription drugs, etc!)

    Next time on “Tales From the Crypt” — dead posts resurected.

    Just look around for “comment spam” (i.e. do a search!)
    then you can go to this page:

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