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Disabling Comments in a Space or on a Page

I am currently on the free edition of Confluence Cloud giving this thing a whirl.  I am curious about how to disable the comments in a space.  Example, if I am making a space (documentation) for listing out device IP addresses and such, there is no need for comments.  I just need a page with a simple table that contains the data that I can share with others.  Can I disable comments for pages, or for an entire space even?  Please advise.

Thank you!
Kevin

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Hi @Kevin Parenteau ,

Welcome to the community.

Add/Delete comments can be managed by space admins in space settings --> Space Permissions. But, as you are in confluence free plan,  you can't change the space permissions.

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Thank you for your reply!  So while those are permissions for access, I'm curious if there is a way to just not show the comments on pages, not necessarily disable or prevent access, etc., but more from a display and appearance perspective.

Thanks!
Kevin

@Kevin Parenteau ,

Could not find any solution for this. HTML macro is also disabled in confluence cloud. 

I could see one suggestion request with the same requirement. 
https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFCLOUD-24939 

Sounds good.  Thank you for the help!  I think the standard edition might be the way to go to have access to the permissions.

Hi @Kevin Parenteau ,

Please accept the answer, it could be helpful for other users with similar problem/concerns. 

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