How do I close an Announcement for comments?

To stop students from posting replies to individual announcements, use the close for comments button.

Note: You can disable comments for all Announcements by following How do I disable comments in Announcements for the entire course?

Open Announcements

Open Announcements

Click the Announcements link.

Open Announcement

Click the announcement title to open the announcement.

Close for Comments

Close for Comments

Locate the Settings icon and click the Close for Comments link.

View Announcement

View Announcement

Verify the announcement is closed for comments by locating the This topic is closed for comments indicator.

Re-Open for Comments

Re-Open for Comments

Locate the Settings icon and click the Open for Comments link to re-open the announcement for comments.

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