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How can I find all Confluence comments?

Is it possible to do this without needing to use SQL etc?

I'd like to be able to run a search that finds all comments so that I can see if any can be dealt with by either answering them, deleting them etc.


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You may also want to take a look at the Reporting Plugin. It allows you to create custom reports in Confluence, for example to display the last 10 comments sorted by date (replace "ATall" with "@all"):

  {date-sort:content:modification date|order=descending}
{report-column:title=Date}{report-info:content:creation date}{report-column}
_No comments found._

Find more information about the Comment Supplier here.

Hope this helps


Thank you, I am going to investigate the reporting plugin asap (i.e. as soon as I can find the time!) :)


Thanks for the reporting plugin example. Worked great for me.

Hi Mike,

you should be able to find all comments by searching for "type:comment".

This searches for all content of type "comment". For more details see




Tino, thanks, that worked!

I discovered after some experimentation that you have to enter it into the search field on the right, and then filter by space. If you use it within a space it doesn't work.

Thanks, you've just made my life a lot easier!


I've have the same issue and managed to see the comments but I want filter out the comments that are resolved.

I cannot find which field to use in order to do so.

I've tried state but didn't find the correct value to use it with.

Anyone knows?


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I have also a problem with the search for comments: searching for type:comment matches all comments, that is page comments, inline comments, and resolved inline comments.

Inline comments are a great tool for revising. But I would need the possibility to search for unresolved comments only because these are the ones where I have work to do.

Is there any solution to this problem?


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It is important to be able to differentiate and only get the unresolved comments.

If you use the reporting plugin above, you can make a table and use the Comment supplier field comment:inline-status and filter to Open.

Is there a way to show comments just in a particular page?

Another way to view all comments is to use Bob Swift's SQL Plugin and then use a query like this:


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