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How do I reply to a comment

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Comment on pages and blog posts

From the knowledgebase it seems that I should be able to reply to a comment posted by another member of my space or page, however I do not see any link or button for "reply" in their comment.  Stragely, when I receive an email notification with the comment they posted there is a "reply" button under the comment, but when clicked it takes me to the page with the comment and there is no reply box or reply button there and I can't reply. Appreciate some guidance, thanks.

4 answers

Hi Jordan,

It looks that you don't have permission to comment in the space. Space admins can grant you permission, just find out who are the administrators. 




I am the master administrator of our confluence instance

Anyone have a suggestion for this ?  I cannot seem to reply to comments in any of my spaces, but I am an administrator (the only administrator of all the spaces).

You need to enable 'Threaded Comments' to get the reply options.

  1. Choose the cog icon , then choose General Configuration under Confluence Administration
  2. Select Further Configuration in the left-hand panel
  3. Choose Edit
  4. Select or unselect the Threaded Comments checkbox to enable or disable threaded mode
  5. Choose Save

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