php comments_template not replacing custom theme comment section.
I've installed the wpDiscuz plugin on my WP site (thepocalypse.com) and it does work properly when I preview the Twenty Twenty-One default WP theme (as shown below).
Unfortunately, my WP site is running a custom theme. It does use php comments_template() but wpDiscuz does not replace the current comment section (as shown below).
What can I do to get wpDiscuz to show up on my current theme? I do have access to all the code and have some knowledge of it but after some tinkering, testing, and comparing the Twenty Twenty-One code, I can't figure this out.
Thank you very much for your help!
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Hello Asti, thanks for the response! Unfortunately, I did try all those tips before posting and they didn't work 🙁 After further inspection, I'm suspecting that I'm using an old theme (10+ years old) that is missing some newer WP functions. For instance, the site doesn't use wp_footer, only get_footer, etc.
Do you think this is the issue? Are there specific files or code I can manually migrate over from a newer theme to make wpDiscuz work?