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How to extend comments beyond 300 characters?

asked 2012-10-15 13:31:52 -0600

Júlio Nobre's avatar

updated 2012-10-15 13:49:08 -0600

todofixthis's avatar

Some of my comments easily exceed 300 characters limit. I aware there a way of extended it. I just do know what is the exact location. Can you provide me further details?

I currently using Askbot version 0.7.43

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answered 2012-10-15 13:33:29 -0600

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It's in the "settings" -> "data entry and display rules" -> "maximum comment length"

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Got it! Thanks a lot!

Júlio Nobre's avatar Júlio Nobre  ( 2012-10-15 13:42:13 -0600 )edit

In "settings" -> "data entry and display rules" -> "maximum comment length" I've entered "2000", but maximum comment length seems to be 1000 (like in this page If I enter 1000 characters, I can see, below the textarea, "1000" characters left, but I cannot type anymore characters.

nicanorl's avatar nicanorl  ( 2013-12-10 06:07:22 -0600 )edit

I am also trying to get around the apparent 1000 character cap. Any progress on this?

muselesscreator's avatar muselesscreator  ( 2014-03-13 10:23:12 -0600 )edit

answered 2016-09-05 08:31:21 -0600

I know its very late for a answer. Even if you change the "maximum comment length" in the "settings" page. But still the comment will be capped with a 1000 character limit.

To overcome this you need to change the post.js file in the themes folder.

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