Tagged: email field, flashlight, optional Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) Author Posts March 17, 2012 at 12:12 am #10436 bka835Participant Hi, 1) How to make email field not required when posting comments on the portfolio item page? 2) How to place (*) star character next to the required field names? 3) How to put the following meassage ” * Required fields.” ? Please help. March 20, 2012 at 5:01 pm #68061 DevinModerator Hi bka835, The comment form is a built in function of wordpress. You can change the settings for it in the wordpress Settings>Discussion You can add/modify the text displayed above the comment form in the includes>comments.php file. Search for echo "<span class='minitext'>".__('Want to join the discussion? <br/>Feel free to contribute!', You can read some in depth information about the comment form here: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/comment_form March 26, 2012 at 4:04 am #68062 bka835Participant Thanks for the info you, Devin! I’ll give it a try. Author Posts Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total) The topic ‘How to make email field optional when posting comments on the portfolio item’ is closed to new replies.