I am tasked with making sure all requested changes to documents have actually been properly addressed.
We have many documents in Confluence, some of them at version 175 and higher. Our SMEs have been highlighting text and making comments to the documents, and the persons reading the comments have been deleting the text and making changes. Of course, when the text is deleted the comment goes away. Now, I am coming along behind, trying to make sure the original comments were properly addressed. How can I access those original comments? Is there a way?
Thanks in advance!
Based on my testing in Confluence 6.6.1 (server), resolved and unresolved comments will still display on a page after you delete the sentence with the comment.
You can review these by clicking ... (page properties), and then click resolved comments.
I am looking at a document right now, it is on version 214. The Resolved Comments entry in the ... menu shows 8 comments. I personally made over 30 comments in a previous version of this document.
I need to know how to look at all of the comments from all previous versions...
Is it possible your comments were part of replies? These are also visible at the bottom of each resolved comment.
If not replies, I would suggest creating a test page and seeing how comments are working in your environment. All of mine (including restoring version 1 as a test) saved all comment/reply tests:
If this functionality isn't working correctly, you should open a ticket with Atlassian.
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