How can I stop notifying everyone watching the page when I make a comment in a pdf?

Every time I make a comment in a pdf file that is in a confluence page, everyone watching that page gets an email notification. I use confluence for research so I do a lot of comments. I don't want to ask everyone watching the page to stop doing so however. I know when you update a page you have a check box that lets you not notify everyone. Is there a similar option for comments in a pdf page?

Thanks

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Ann Worley Atlassian Team Jun 26, 2017

There is no option in Confluence to supress the notification when you comment on an attachment. Ironically, that functionality has been reported as broken in some versions: Notification isn't sent to page/space watchers, when user adds/edits a comment on an attached file

Thanks Ann,

Hopefullly they will add this feature eventually. It would make my research way less annoying to everyone else watching the page!

 

Regards,

 

Simon 

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