I am getting this error message help please

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  • #1004132

    blogbyfoxy
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    “You’re trying to publish a comment as [email address in here]. You need to log in to that account before you can proceed.”

    I keep get this error message trying to link 2 accounts together and even though I removed it from the second account I still get the error message helllp!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! please
    Blog url: http://blogbyfoxy.wordpress.com/

    The blog I need help with is blogbyfoxy.com.

    #1004245

    thegiddygoat
    Member

    It’s not an error message. If you try to leave a comment on WordPress with an email that is linked to an account it will ask you to log in. That is to prove that you are who you say you are. Otherwise people could go around leaving comments with your Username.

    #1004247

    blogbyfoxy
    Member

    I tried logging in but now I can’t leave a comment any where. With this account.

    #1004249

    thegiddygoat
    Member

    Perhaps you’ve tried so many times (without logging in) that you have now been thought of as a spammer. Most people have comments moderated and so your comments won’t appear instantly. What exactly is preventing you now from leaving a comment? What do you see?

    #1004250

    timethief
    Member

    Hi there,
    You have two separate email address settings at WordPress.com and in both cases it’s you who provides the email address:

    Blog notifications for the admin (like comment moderation, Likes, new subscriptions, etc) are sent to the email address at Settings -> General in the Dashboard.

    Personal notifications (like comments on your post, subscription emails, and upgrade renewals) are sent to the email address at Users -> Personal Settings in the Dashboard.

    See > Issues Changing your E-mail Address > http://en.support.wordpress.com/email-address/#issues-changing-your-e-mail-address

    keep get this error message trying to link 2 accounts together

    What are the username accounts. Please post both.
    What do you mean by “link 2 accounts together”?
    All username accounts are independent.

    Your username can only be linked to one blog ie. your primary blog. Here’s how to link your username to your blog in your blog Dashboard -> Users -> Personal Settings -> then scroll down to Account Details. Then scroll down to where it says ‘Primary Blog‘ select the URL for your primary wordpress.com blog and then save changes. Thereafter every time you sign into the forum we can all click on your username and your blog will be linked to it. And every time you leave a comment on a blog your username can be likewise clicked and your blog can be instantly located.

    When we register a username account here the email address we provide becomes our unique identifier. When we are logged into WordPress.com and register a blog it’s registered to that username account we are logged in under and to the email address which is our unique identifier. We can register as many blogs as we wish and provided we are using the same username account then all the blogs will be registered under it and the associated email account. We can change our “display name” but that display name will appear on all blogs registered under the same username account.
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/email-address/
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/change-your-username/#change-display-name-nickname

    #1004251

    blogbyfoxy
    Member

    Seems to have fixed it’s self out now as I can post on one of the blogs I followed

    #1004252

    thegiddygoat
    Member

    It was too many times trying to comment without logging in i guess. Glad it’s solved.

    #1004253

    blogbyfoxy
    Member

    PLEASE CLOSE

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