Is there a way to limit email notifications for watchers?

Is there a way to only notify watchers every couple hours? For example: If someone is editing a page and does 10 edits, I don't want watchers to get 10 emails because they saved it 10 different times. Or, is there a way to make it so that there is one notification per 24 hours without having to uncheck the notifiy watcher box?

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Hi Kassidy,

You can uncheck the Notify watcher checkbox below the page edit as you can see in the screenshot below:

That will prevent watchers from receving notfication when you edit the page.

Hi Kassidy,


I can also use javascript to uncheck your notification box automatically. Put the code below in your Confluence Admin >> Custom HTML >> HEAD

<script type="text/javascript">
    AJS.toInit(function(){
          AJS.$('#notifyWatchers').attr('checked', false)
    });
</script>

Hope this helps!

Regards,
Jing Hwa

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