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Comments Control

Take control of comment throttling and eliminate the annoying, ‘You are posting comments too quickly. Slow down.’ message. Allow trusted users to comment quicker and use IP blocking to keep your forums safe from trolls.

Downloads 15,863
Ultra Compatible

Changelog / Translations

  • Bug fix
  • Bug fix

Version 1.0.1
  • WordPress 3.8 compatibility

Version 1
  • Initial Release
Eliminate the annoying, ‘You are posting comments too quickly. Slow down.’ message.
  • Unrestricted commenting by IP address
  • Allow trusted users to comment quicker
  • Eliminate annoying comment blocking
  • Block comments any IP address
  • Automatically throttle visitors
  • Stop comment trolling

Comments Control removes the frustration of losing comments that are published back-to-back from the same location.

Eliminate spam, maintain security and stop real users from getting the, ‘You are posting comments too quickly. Slow down.’ message.

Make sure you don't slowdown real users.
Make sure you don’t slowdown real users.

Unleash Member Comments

Open comment threads to fast commenting. Keep real conversation alive while protecting against spam and comment trolling. Give trusted users open lines of communication.

Blacklist or Whitelist IPs for control based on location.

Use Comments Control to unlock speed and maintain a secure spam-free comment feed.

For help with installing plugins please see our Plugin installation guide.

Once installed log into to your admin panel, visit Network Admin -> Plugins and Network Activate the plugin. Now comment throttling is automatically disabled for logged in users.

You can also disabled comment throttling for logged out users by IP address or blacklist IP addresses to prevent them from posting comments as follows:

1.  Go to Settings > Network Settings in the network admin dashboard.

2.  Scroll down to the Comment section, configure the IP addresses as desired.

3.  Click Save Changes

Comment settings in Network Settngs

If you need any support with this one, then pop on over to our support forums to get a thread started and we will be right along to help ya out!

Comments Control is covered by the WPMU DEV Guarantee

WPMU DEV Guarantee

We guarantee that...

  • Comments Control will work as advertised
  • You will receive 24/7 365 expert support for any problem
  • If you cancel your FREE trial, you can keep Comments Control
  • Comments Control is secure, always updated and well coded

Money back guarantee!

While you have 30 days, no obligations risk-free trial of WPMU DEV if you become a paid member and are dissatisfied with any of the above we'll refund you, no questions asked.

Comments Control Features

Add comment controls that enable fine tune comment throttling

  • Whitelist an IP address so time between comments doesn't apply
  • Give guests from a specific IP address unrestricted commenting
  • Blacklist to prevent comments from a specific IP address
  • Spam fighting technology
  • Automatically throttle visitors
  • High-speed posting for trusted users
  • Finetune throttling
  • Stop comment trolling
  • Eliminate annoying comment blocking
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