Comment moderation can be enabled on the Channel by the Administrators. The Administrator can avoid unwanted comments or spam on the platform by configuring comment moderation on a channel.


Here is how you can configure comment moderation on a channel:


Steps


1. At Account/Channel homepage, go to Admin >> Settings.



2. At Settings page, click on General tab. 




3.  At General tab, select Comments will be moderated checkbox. Make sure that comments are already configured on your channel. Click on How to configure comments on the channel to learn more.




4. Click on Update to save changes.




5. A notification will display stating: Channel details have been updated successfully.



6. Now go to Admin >> Media Management.



7. At Media Management page:


i. Select a media.


ii. Click on Settings.



8. You will redirect to Media Settings. Click on Publish tab.


i. Select the Comments will be moderated checkbox.

ii. Click on Save and Close to update changes.



The following chart shows the scenarios for which comments will be moderated for any media:



Comments moderation “on” in Channel


Comments moderation “on” for particular video


Comments will be moderated


Yes


Yes


Yes


Yes


No


No


No


Yes


No


No


No


No



Permissions


Subject: Comment


Action: Allow


Roles


Administrator, Manager.


A Contributor can also configure comment moderation through Publish Settings form if Channel Settings permit.