How to Turn Off Comments on a Facebook Post

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How to Turn Off Comments on a Facebook Post

Sometimes conversations can take unexpected turns. To keep your Facebook interactions controlled and positive, learn how to manage comments on your posts.

This guide walks you through the process of turning off comments on a Facebook post, whether it’s for your personal profile, business page, or a group you manage.

How to Turn Off Comments on a Facebook Post

How to Turn Off Comments on a Facebook Post

Overview

Facebook provides a way for people to communicate, share ideas, and voice their opinions. However, there are times when you might want to disable comments on a post, either to maintain a particular narrative, control potential spam, or avoid unnecessary or disruptive interactions.

Facebook allows you to turn off comments on posts from your personal profile, your business page, or a group.

Turning Off Comments on a Facebook Profile Post

  1. Navigate to the post on which you want to disable comments.
  2. Click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the post.
  3. From the dropdown menu, select “Who can comment on your post?”.
  4. Select the audience who can comment, or choose “Off” to disable comments completely.

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Turning Off Comments on a Facebook Page Post

  1. Navigate to your Facebook page and find the post.
  2. Click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the post.
  3. Click on “Turn off commenting.”

Turning Off Comments in a Facebook Group Post

  1. Go to your Facebook group and find the post.
  2. Click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the post.
  3. From the dropdown menu, select “Turn off commenting.”

These steps allow you to control comments on individual posts.

If you want to change the commenting policy for a whole page or group, you would need to adjust the settings in the page or group management options.

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