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Can I configure the following permissions: to let Guests read ONLY messages posted by certain people and not the full message thread?

This question is in reference to Atlassian Documentation: Roles and Permissions

Hi all! Can I configure the following permissions: to let Guests read ONLY messages posted by certain people and not the full message thread?

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@Kirill Skuybida Unfortunately, controlling message viewing permissions at this fine-grained of a level isn't supported by HipChat (in either server or cloud versions). Guests will always receive all messages sent to a room after they join.

It is important to note, however, they they do not currently have access to view previous history from before they join the room - this is something we're looking into as an improvement to guest access.

Thank you for your answer, Chris.

Yes.  When entering a comment, you can select who will be able to view it.  The selections can either be project roles or project groups, I believe.  However, the default setting is "all users."

I can not find a place where I can configure message privacy. Please assist.

And I believe you're talking about JIRA smile I'm referring to the HipChat.

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