Disable Comments is a way in which the commenting feature can be disabled on Idea, Campaign or Funnels. Comments on Idea can be disabled by Moderators. By default comments are allowed on an idea however the moderator, from the front end can disable comments on an idea. Comments on campaign and funnel can be controlled by Administrators. Once comments are disabled, a standard user will not see "Comment" tab on the idea details page.
HOW TO DISABLE COMMENTS ON IDEA
1. Click on the "Moderate Idea" button on the top right corner of the idea for which comments are to be disabled.
2. Click on the "Disable Commenting" button .
A message flashed at the top of the screen confirms that commenting has been disabled.
HOW TO DISABLE COMMENTS ON CAMPAIGN
Administrator can disable commenting for a specific campaign from Community Settings>>Engagement>>(Select Campaign) Edit>>Basic Information>>Behavior and Permissions>>Disable Commenting (Enable the Switch) and hit Save button.
HOW TO DISABLE COMMENTS ON FUNNEL
Administrator can disable commenting specifically on Ideate stage, this can be achieved from Community Settings>>Workflow>>(Select funnel and Expand funnel) Edit>>Edit Funnel>>(Edit Ideate Stage)>>Stage Specific Setting: Ideate>>(Switch Off)Enable Commenting and hit Save button.
Please Note: Commenting can be enabled/disabled only on Ideate Stage when it comes to Funnels.